Word Summary
Choreb: "waste", a mountain in Sinai
Original Word: חֹרֵב
Transliteration: Choreb
Phonetic Spelling: (kho-rabe')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Short Definition: "waste", a mountain in Sinai
Meaning: Horeb -- "waste", a mountain in Sinai
Strong's Concordance

From charab; desolate; Choreb, a (generic) name for the Sinaitic mountains -- Horeb.

see HEBREW charab


H2722. Choreb

חוֺרֵב חֹרֵב,proper name, of a mountain Horeb (waste, desert) — ᵐ5Χωρηβ (see LagBN 85); חֹרֵ֑בָה הָאֱלֹהִים אֶלהַֿרExodus 3:1 (E), compare חֹרֵב הָאֱלֹהִים הַר עַד1 Kings 19:8; בְּחֹרֵב הַצּוּרExodus 17:6, חוֺרֵב הַר33:6 (both E); בְּחֹרֵב מֵחֹרֵב,Deuteronomy 1:2, 6, 19; 4:10, 15; 5:2; 9:8; 18:16; Deuteronomy 28:69; 1 Kings 8:9; 2 Chronicles 5:10; Psalm 106:19; Malachi 3:22; the sacred mountain of the wilderness, no geographical difference from סִינַי‎ discoverable, but synonym of it in E and (especially) D (except poem Deuteronomy 33:2; see סִינַי‎ P).