Word Summary
arubbah: a lattice, window, sluice
Original Word: אֲרֻבָּה
Transliteration: arubbah
Phonetic Spelling: (ar-oob-baw')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: a lattice, window, sluice
Meaning: a lattice, a window, dovecot, chimney, sluice
Strong's Concordance
chimney, window

Feminine participle passive of 'arab (as if for lurking); a lattice; (by implication) a window, dove-cot (because of the pigeon-holes), chimney (with its apertures for smoke), sluice (with openings for water) -- chimney, window.

see HEBREW 'arab


H699. arubbah

אֲרֻבָּהnoun feminine lattice, window, sluice (Mishna id.) — ׳אHosea 13:3; plural אֲרֻבּוֺת2 Kings 7:2 +, construct id.. Malachi 3:10; אֲרֻבֹּתGenesis 7:11; 8:2; אֲרֻבֹּתֵיהֶםIsaiah 60:8; — lattice, latticed opening, where smoke escaped Hosea 13:3; openings of dove-cote Isaiah 60:8; metaphor of eyes Ecclesiastes 12:3 (as latticed by lashes ? Hi Now; only here of opening to look through); elsewhere of sluices in sky, opened by ׳י‎, through which rain pours destructively, ׳א הַשָּׁמַיִםGenesis 7:11; 8:2, compare Isaiah 24:18 (׳מ מִמָּרוֺם‎); but also fertilizing 2 Kings 7:2, 19 (׳א בשׁמים‎); figurative of blessing Malachi 3:10 (׳א השׁמים‎).