שׁבּלת שׁבּל 


shibbol; shib-bole or (fem.) shibboleth



Parts of Speech

n f

Root Word (Etymology)

from the same as 7640, a stream (as flowing)

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2316b, 2316c

KJV Translation Count — 19x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: ears (11), ears of corn (3), branches (1), channel (1), floods (1), Shibboleth (1), waterflood 4325 (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. flowing stream
2. ear (of grain), head of grain
a. as growing
b. cluster

Strong's Definitions

shibbol, shib-bole; or (feminine) shibboleth, shib-bo'-leth; from the same as 7640; a stream (as flowing); also an ear of grain (as growing out); by analogy, a branch: — branch, channel, ear (of corn), ((water-)) flood, Shibboleth. Compare 5451.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he slept and dreamed the second time: and, behold, seven H7641 H7641 H7641 came up upon one stalk, rank and good.


And, behold, seven thin H7641 and blasted with the east wind sprung up after them.


And the seven thin H7641 devoured the seven rank and full H7641. And Pharaoh awoke, and, behold, it was a dream.


And I saw in my dream, and, behold, seven H7641 came up in one stalk, full and good:


And, behold, seven H7641, withered, thin, and blasted with the east wind, sprung up after them:


And the thin H7641 devoured the seven good H7641: and I told this unto the magicians; but there was none that could declare it to me.


The seven good kine are seven yH7641; and the seven good H7641 are seven yH7641: the dream is one.


And the seven thin and ill favoured kine that came up after them are seven yH7641; and the seven empty H7641 blasted with the east wind shall be seven yH7641 H7641 famine.


Then said they unto him, Say now H7641: and he said Sibboleth: for he could not frame to pronounce it right. Then they took him, and slew him at the passages H7641 Jordan: and there fell at that time H7641 the Ephraimites forty and two thousand.


And Ruth the Moabitess said unto Naomi, Let me now go to the field, and glean H7641 H7641 H7641 after him in whose sight I shall find grace. And she said unto her, Go, my daughter.