עב עב 


ab; awb or ob



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from an unused root meaning to cover

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1552a

KJV Translation Count — 3x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: thick plank (2), thick beam (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. an architectural term
a. meaning dubious; perhaps projecting roof, landing, thick beam, plank, threshold

Strong's Definitions

`ab, awb; or ob, obe; from an unused root meaning to cover; properly, equivalent to 5645; but used only as an architectural term, an architrave (as shading the pillars): — thick (beam, plant).

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he made a porch of pillars; the length thereof was fifty cubits, and the breadth thereof thirty cubits: and the porch was before them: and the other pillars and the H5646 H5646 were before them.


And there were made on them, on the doors of the temple, cherubims and palm trees, like as were made upon the walls; and there were H5646 H5646s upon the face of the porch without.


And there were narrow windows and palm trees on the one side and on the other side, on the sides of the porch, and upon the side chambers of the house, and H5646 H5646s.