8401. teben
Strong's Concordance
teben: straw
Original Word: תֶּבֶן
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: teben
Phonetic Spelling: (teh'-ben)
Definition: straw
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
NASB Translation
straw (17).

תֶּ֫בֶן noun masculineExodus 5:16 straw (√ unknown; Ges and others compare בנה (compare Thes1492), but see LagBN 138; Late Hebrew = Biblical Hebrew; Assyrian tibnu; Aramaic תִּיבְנָא, , whence Arabic as loan-word Frä124); — absolute ׳ת Genesis 24:25 +, תֶּ֑בֶן Exodus 5:10 +; — straw, i.e. straw threshed fine: chaff Jeremiah 23:28 (opposed to בָּר), blown by wind Job 21:28 (in simile; "" מֹץ), yielding Job 41:19 (simile); food for camels Genesis 24:25,32 (J), asses Judges 19:19 (all + מִסְמּוֺא), בָּקָר Isaiah 11:7; Isaiah 65:25, horses 1 Kings 5:8 (+ שְׂעֹרִים); mixed with clay in brick-making Exodus 5:7 (twice in verse); Exodus 5:10,11,12 (opposed to קַשׂ), Exodus 5:13; Exodus 5:16; Exodus 5:18 (J); — see further VogelstLandwirthsch. 67.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Probably from banah; properly, material, i.e. (specifically) refuse haum or stalks of grain (as chopped in threshing and used for fodder) -- chaff, straw, stubble.

see HEBREW banah

Forms and Transliterations
הַתֶּֽבֶן׃ התבן׃ וְהַתֶּ֔בֶן וְתֶ֖בֶן והתבן ותבן כְּתֶ֥בֶן כתבן לְתֶ֣בֶן לַתֶּ֥בֶן לַתֶּֽבֶן׃ לתבן לתבן׃ תֶּ֔בֶן תֶּ֗בֶן תֶּ֤בֶן תֶּ֥בֶן תֶּ֧בֶן תֶּֽבֶן׃ תבן תבן׃ hat·te·ḇen hatteḇen hatTeven kə·ṯe·ḇen kəṯeḇen keTeven lat·te·ḇen latteḇen latTeven lə·ṯe·ḇen ləṯeḇen leTeven te·ḇen teḇen Teven vehatTeven veTeven wə·hat·te·ḇen wə·ṯe·ḇen wəhatteḇen wəṯeḇen
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Englishman's Concordance
Genesis 24:25
HEB: אֵלָ֔יו גַּם־ תֶּ֥בֶן גַּם־ מִסְפּ֖וֹא
NAS: of both straw and feed,
KJV: moreover unto him, We have both straw and provender
INT: about both straw of both and feed

Genesis 24:32
HEB: הַגְּמַלִּ֑ים וַיִּתֵּ֨ן תֶּ֤בֶן וּמִסְפּוֹא֙ לַגְּמַלִּ֔ים
NAS: and he gave straw and feed
KJV: and gave straw and provender
INT: the camels gave straw and feed to the camels

Exodus 5:7
HEB: תֹאסִפ֞וּן לָתֵ֨ת תֶּ֧בֶן לָעָ֛ם לִלְבֹּ֥ן
NAS: the people straw to make brick
KJV: give the people straw to make brick,
INT: longer to give straw the people to make

Exodus 5:7
HEB: וְקֹשְׁשׁ֥וּ לָהֶ֖ם תֶּֽבֶן׃
NAS: and gather straw for themselves.
KJV: and gather straw for themselves.
INT: go and gather straw

Exodus 5:10
HEB: נֹתֵ֥ן לָכֶ֖ם תֶּֽבֶן׃
NAS: I am not going to give you [any] straw.
KJV: Pharaoh, I will not give you straw.
INT: I am not to give you straw

Exodus 5:11
HEB: קְח֤וּ לָכֶם֙ תֶּ֔בֶן מֵאֲשֶׁ֖ר תִּמְצָ֑אוּ
NAS: [and] get straw for yourselves wherever
KJV: Go ye, get you straw where ye can find
INT: go get straw where find

Exodus 5:12
HEB: לְקֹשֵׁ֥שׁ קַ֖שׁ לַתֶּֽבֶן׃
NAS: to gather stubble for straw.
KJV: to gather stubble instead of straw.
INT: to gather stubble straw

Exodus 5:13
HEB: כַּאֲשֶׁ֖ר בִּהְי֥וֹת הַתֶּֽבֶן׃
NAS: just as when you had straw.
KJV: tasks, as when there was straw.
INT: you had straw

Exodus 5:16
HEB: תֶּ֗בֶן אֵ֤ין נִתָּן֙
NAS: There is no straw given
KJV: There is no straw given
INT: straw There given

Exodus 5:18
HEB: לְכ֣וּ עִבְד֔וּ וְתֶ֖בֶן לֹא־ יִנָּתֵ֣ן
NAS: no straw, yet you must deliver
KJV: therefore now, [and] work; for there shall no straw be given
INT: go work straw no will be given

Judges 19:19
HEB: וְגַם־ תֶּ֤בֶן גַּם־ מִסְפּוֹא֙
NAS: is both straw and fodder
KJV: Yet there is both straw and provender
INT: is both straw and also and fodder

1 Kings 4:28
HEB: וְהַשְּׂעֹרִ֣ים וְהַתֶּ֔בֶן לַסּוּסִ֖ים וְלָרָ֑כֶשׁ
NAS: barley and straw for the horses
KJV: Barley also and straw for the horses
INT: barley and straw the horses and swift

Job 21:18
HEB: יִהְי֗וּ כְּתֶ֥בֶן לִפְנֵי־ ר֑וּחַ
NAS: Are they as straw before the wind,
KJV: They are as stubble before the wind,
INT: become straw before the wind

Job 41:27
HEB: יַחְשֹׁ֣ב לְתֶ֣בֶן בַּרְזֶ֑ל לְעֵ֖ץ
NAS: iron as straw, Bronze
KJV: iron as straw, [and] brass
INT: regards straw iron wood

Isaiah 11:7
HEB: כַּבָּקָ֥ר יֹֽאכַל־ תֶּֽבֶן׃
NAS: will eat straw like the ox.
KJV: shall eat straw like the ox.
INT: the ox will eat straw

Isaiah 65:25
HEB: כַּבָּקָ֣ר יֹֽאכַל־ תֶּ֔בֶן וְנָחָ֖שׁ עָפָ֣ר
NAS: will eat straw like the ox;
KJV: shall eat straw like the bullock:
INT: the ox will eat straw will be the serpent's and dust

Jeremiah 23:28
HEB: אֱמֶ֑ת מַה־ לַתֶּ֥בֶן אֶת־ הַבָּ֖ר
NAS: What does straw have [in common] with grain?
KJV: faithfully. What [is] the chaff to the wheat?
INT: truth What straw has corn

17 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 8401
17 Occurrences

hat·te·ḇen — 1 Occ.
kə·ṯe·ḇen — 1 Occ.
lat·te·ḇen — 2 Occ.
lə·ṯe·ḇen — 1 Occ.
te·ḇen — 10 Occ.
wə·hat·te·ḇen — 1 Occ.
wə·ṯe·ḇen — 1 Occ.

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