Word Summary
lehabah or lahebeth: flame, blade
Original Word: לֶהָבָה
Transliteration: lehabah or lahebeth
Phonetic Spelling: (leh-aw-baw')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: flame, blade
Meaning: a flash, a sharply polished blade, point of a, weapon
Strong's Concordance
flaming, head of a spear

Or lahebeth {lah-eh'-beth}; feminine of lahab, and meaning the same -- flame(-ming), head (of a spear).

see HEBREW lahab


H3852. lehabah

or lahebeth לֶהָבָהnoun feminine id.; — ׳לNumbers 21:28 13t., לַהֶ֫בֶת‎ absolute Job 15:30; construct Ezekiel 21:3; לַבַּתExodus 3:3 (= לַהְבַּת‎; Samaritan להבת‎, see Di); plural לָהָבוֺתPsalm 105:32; construct לַהֲבוֺת29:7; —

1 flame, in poetry ("" or + אֵשׁ‎, except Psalm 29:7; Daniel 11:33); of fire consuming (לָהַט‎) Dathan, etc. Psalm 106:18 (compare Numbers 16:35); wasting (לָהַט‎) mountains Num 83:15; consuming (בָּעֵר אָכַל,‎) chaff (in simile) Isaiah 5:24; of lightning (with hail) ל ׳אשׁPsalm 105:32 (compare Exodus 9:24), Psalm 29:7 ׳ל אֵשּׁ‎ (on text of see compare Che); simile of judgment, ל ׳אֵשׁLamentations 2:3 (verb אָכַל‎) Hosea 7:6 (verb כָּעֵר‎) Isaiah 47:14 ל ׳(מִיַד ׅ‎; compare 10:17; Obadiah 18; ׳ל ׳שַׁלְהEzekiel 21:3; figurative of drought Joel 1:19, of locusts' ravages 2:3 (verb לָהַט‎ in both); of war Numbers 21:28; Jeremiah 48:4 (both verb אָכַל‎); compare Daniel 11:33 ׅ‎ "" (חֶרֶב‎; of calamity Isaiah 43:2; symbolic ל אֵשׁ ׳נֹגַהּ‎ of ׳י‎s presence 4:5 (compare Exodus 13:21); אֵשׁ לַבַּת3:2.

2 point, head of spear 1 Samuel 17:7.

אֵשׁ לַבַּתExodus 3:2 see לֶהָבָה‎ above