International Standard Bible EncyclopediaHOLLOW
hol'-o (kaph, nabhabh): "Hollow" is the translation of kaph, "hollow" (Genesis 32:25, 32, "the hollow of his thigh," the hip-pan or socket, over the sciatic nerve); of nabhabh, "to be hollow" (Exodus 27:8; Exodus 38:7 Jeremiah 52:21); of sho`-al, "hollow" (Isaiah 40:12, "Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand?" (in handfuls; compare 1 Kings 20:10 Ezekiel 13:19)); of makhtesh, "a mortar," "socket of a tooth" (from its shape) (Judges 15:19, "God clave an (the Revised Version (British and American) "the") hollow place that is in Lehi"); of sheqa`aruroth, probably from qa`ar, "to sink" (Leviticus 14:37, "the walls of the house with hollow strakes," so the English Revised Version, the American Standard Revised Version "hollow streaks," depressions); of koilotes (The Wisdom of Solomon 17:19, "the hollow mountains," the Revised Version (British and American) "hollows of the mountains"); of koiloma (2 Maccabees 1:19, "hollow place of a pit," the Revised Version (British and American) "hollow of a well"); of antrodes (2 Maccabees 2:5, "a hollow cave," the Revised Version (British and American) "a chamber in the rock," margin (Greek) "a cavernous chamber").
Greek2756. kenos -- empty
... empty. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: kenos Phonetic Spelling:
(ken-os') Short Definition: empty, vain, hollow Definition: (a) empty, (b) met: ...
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2836. koilia -- belly
2223. zone -- a belt
4627. skaphe -- anything scooped out, spec. a light boat
2950. kumbalon -- a cymbal
4137. pleroo -- to make full, to complete
Strong's Hebrew5014. nabab -- to hollow out
... 5013, 5014. nabab. 5015 . to hollow out. Transliteration: nabab Phonetic Spelling:
(naw-bab') Short Definition: hollow. Word Origin a prim. ...
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3709. kaph -- hollow or flat of the hand, palm, sole (of the foot) ...
8168. shoal -- hollow hand, handful
8258. sheqaarurah -- depression, hollow
4934. mishol -- a hollow passage
4699. metsullah -- a basin or hollow
2735. Chor Haggidgad -- "hollow of Gidgad," a place in the S. ...
2651. chophen -- the hollow of the hand
1032. Beth Choron -- "place of a hollow," two adjoining cities in ...
4388. maktesh -- mortar
Hollow Laughter, Solid Joy
My Dove in the Clefts of the Rock, in the Hollow of the Wall, Show ...
I am Told, to Take Another Point, that one of his Followers ...
The Birth of Saint George.
Evening of the Third Day in Passion-Week-On the Mount of Olives ...
Narrow Escapes. Is Thrown from a Horse. Has Pneumonia. Nearly ...
Upon the Gathering Together of the Waters.
Moreover, it is Right that Thou Shouldest Fear God While Thou Art ...
How to Live the Christ-Life.
The Cross and the Winepress.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary1. (a.) Having an empty space or cavity, natural or artificial, within a solid substance; not solid; excavated in the interior; as, a hollow tree; a hollow sphere.
2. (a.) Depressed; concave; gaunt; sunken.
3. (a.) Reverberated from a cavity, or resembling such a sound; deep; muffled; as, a hollow roar.
4. (a.) Not sincere or faithful; false; deceitful; not sound; as, a hollow heart; a hollow friend.
5. (n.) A cavity, natural or artificial; an unfilled space within anything; a hole, a cavern; an excavation; as the hollow of the hand or of a tree.
6. (n.) A low spot surrounded by elevations; a depressed part of a surface; a concavity; a channel.
7. (v. t.) To make hollow, as by digging, cutting, or engraving; to excavate.
8. (adv.) Wholly; completely; utterly; -- chiefly after the verb to beat, and often with all; as, this story beats the other all hollow. See All, adv.
9. (interj.) Hollow.
10. (v. i.) To shout; to holler.
ThesaurusHollow (35 Occurrences)
... 1. (a.) Having an empty space or cavity, natural or artificial, within a solid
substance; not solid; excavated in the interior; as, a hollow tree; a hollow...
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Hollow-minded (1 Occurrence)
Thigh (38 Occurrences)
Socket (5 Occurrences)
Vessel (118 Occurrences)
Sinew (2 Occurrences)
Hip (8 Occurrences)
Nest (22 Occurrences)
Lehi (5 Occurrences)
Pipe (13 Occurrences)
Bible ConcordanceHollow (35 Occurrences)
2 Corinthians 9:3 But I have sent the brothers that our boasting on your behalf may not be in vain in this respect, that, just as I said, you may be prepared,
Colossians 2:8 Be careful that you don't let anyone rob you through his philosophy and vain deceit, after the tradition of men, after the elements of the world, and not after Christ.
Genesis 23:9 That he will give me the hollow in the rock named Machpelah, which is his property at the end of his field; let him give it to me for its full price as a resting-place for my dead among you.
Genesis 23:11 No, my lord, I will give you the field with the hollow in the rock; before all the children of my people will I give it to you for a resting-place for your dead.
Genesis 23:17 So Ephron's field at Machpelah near Mamre, with the hollow in the rock and all the trees in the field and round it,
Genesis 23:19 Then Abraham put Sarah his wife to rest in the hollow rock in the field of Machpelah near Mamre, that is, Hebron in the land of Canaan.
Genesis 23:20 And the field and the hollow rock were handed over to Abraham as his property by the children of Heth.
Genesis 25:9 And Isaac and Ishmael, his sons, put him to rest in the hollow rock of Machpelah, in the field of Ephron, the son of Zohar the Hittite, near Mamre;
Genesis 32:25 When he saw that he didn't prevail against him, he touched the hollow of his thigh, and the hollow of Jacob's thigh was strained, as he wrestled.
Genesis 32:32 Therefore the children of Israel don't eat the sinew of the hip, which is on the hollow of the thigh, to this day, because he touched the hollow of Jacob's thigh in the sinew of the hip.
Genesis 49:29 And he gave orders to them, saying, Put me to rest with my people and with my fathers, in the hollow of the rock in the field of Ephron the Hittite,
Genesis 50:13 For they took him into the land of Canaan and put him to rest in the hollow rock in the field of Machpelah, which Abraham got with the field, for a resting-place, from Ephron the Hittite at Mamre.
Exodus 27:8 You shall make it with hollow planks. They shall make it as it has been shown you on the mountain.
Exodus 38:7 He put the poles into the rings on the sides of the altar, with which to carry it. He made it hollow with planks.
Leviticus 14:15 And take some of the oil and put it in the hollow of his left hand;
Leviticus 14:26 And the priest will put out some of the oil in the hollow of his left hand,
Leviticus 14:37 He shall examine the plague; and behold, if the plague is in the walls of the house with hollow streaks, greenish or reddish, and it appears to be deeper than the wall;
Numbers 22:24 And the Angel of Jehovah stood in a hollow of the vineyards, a wall being on this side, and a wall on that side.
Numbers 25:8 and goeth in after the man of Israel unto the hollow place, and pierceth them both, the man of Israel and the woman -- unto her belly, and the plague is restrained from the sons of Israel;
Judges 15:19 But God split the hollow place that is in Lehi, and water came out of it. When he had drunk, his spirit came again, and he revived: therefore its name was called En Hakkore, which is in Lehi, to this day.
1 Samuel 24:3 And on the way he came to a place where sheep were kept, where there was a hollow in the rock; and Saul went in for a private purpose. Now David and his men were in the deepest part of the hollow.
1 Samuel 24:8 And after that David came out of the hollow rock, and crying after Saul said, My lord the king. And when Saul gave a look back, David went down on his face and gave him honour.
1 Samuel 24:10 Look! you have seen today how the Lord gave you up into my hands even now in the hollow of the rocks: and some would have had me put you to death, but I had pity on you: for I said, Never will my hand be lifted up against my lord, who has been marked with the holy oil.
1 Samuel 25:29 Though men may rise up to pursue you, and to seek your soul, yet the soul of my lord shall be bound in the bundle of life with Yahweh your God. He will sling out the souls of your enemies, as from the hollow of a sling.
1 Kings 7:15 For he fashioned the two pillars of brass, eighteen cubits high apiece: and a line of twelve cubits encircled either of them about.
Job 37:2 Give ear to the rolling noise of his voice; to the hollow sound which goes out of his mouth.
Proverbs 23:27 For a loose woman is a deep hollow, and a strange woman is a narrow water-hole.
Proverbs 30:4 Who has gone up to heaven and come down? who has taken the winds in his hands, prisoning the waters in his robe? by whom have all the ends of the earth been fixed? what is his name, and what is his son's name, if you are able to say?
Isaiah 8:19 And when they say to you, Make request for us to those who have control of spirits, and to those wise in secret arts, who make hollow bird-like sounds; is it not right for a people to make request to their gods, to make request for the living to the dead?
Isaiah 40:12 Who has measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, and marked off the sky with his span, and calculated the dust of the earth in a measure, and weighed the mountains in scales, and the hills in a balance?
Jeremiah 14:6 And the asses of the field on the open hilltops are opening their mouths wide like jackals to get air; their eyes are hollow because there is no grass.
Jeremiah 52:21 As for the pillars, the height of the one pillar was eighteen cubits; and a line of twelve cubits did compass it; and its thickness was four fingers: it was hollow.
Ezekiel 43:13 And these are the measures of the altar in cubits: (the cubit being a cubit and a hand's measure;) its hollow base is a cubit high and a cubit wide, and it has an overhanging edge as wide as a hand-stretch all round it:
Zephaniah 1:10 And in that day, says the Lord, there will be the sound of a cry from the fish doorway, and an outcry from the new town, and a great thundering from the hills, and cries of grief from the people of the Hollow;
Zephaniah 1:11 Howl, ye inhabitants of the hollow place, For cut off hath been all the merchant people, Cut off have been all bearing silver.
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