Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #5674: `abar (pronounced aw-bar')

a primitive root; to cross over; used very widely of any transition (literal or figurative; transitive, intransitive, intensive, causative); specifically, to cover (in copulation):--alienate, alter, X at all, beyond, bring (over, through), carry over, (over-)come (on, over), conduct (over), convey over, current, deliver, do away, enter, escape, fail, gender, get over, (make) go (away, beyond, by, forth, his way, in, on, over, through), have away (more), lay, meddle, overrun, make partition, (cause to, give, make to, over) pass(-age, along, away, beyond, by, -enger, on, out, over, through), (cause to, make) + proclaim(-amation), perish, provoke to anger, put away, rage, + raiser of taxes, remove, send over, set apart, + shave, cause to (make) sound, X speedily, X sweet smelling, take (away), (make to) transgress(-or), translate, turn away, (way-)faring man, be wrath.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:


1) to pass over or by or through, alienate, bring, carry, do away, take, take away, transgress

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to pass over, cross, cross over, pass over, march over, overflow, go over

1a2) to pass beyond

1a3) to pass through, traverse

1a3a) passers-through (participle)

1a3b) to pass through (the parts of victim in covenant)

1a4) to pass along, pass by, overtake and pass, sweep by

1a4a) passer-by (participle)

1a4b) to be past, be over

1a5) to pass on, go on, pass on before, go in advance of, pass along, travel, advance

1a6) to pass away

1a6a) to emigrate, leave (one' s territory)

1a6b) to vanish

1a6c) to perish, cease to exist

1a6d) to become invalid, become obsolete (of law, decree)

1a6e) to be alienated, pass into other hands

1b) (Niphal) to be crossed

1c) (Piel) to impregnate, cause to cross

1d) (Hiphil)

1d1) to cause to pass over, cause to bring over, cause to cross over, make over to, dedicate, devote

1d2) to cause to pass through

1d3) to cause to pass by or beyond or under, let pass by

1d4) to cause to pass away, cause to take away

1e) (Hithpael) to pass over

Part of Speech: verb

Relation: a primitive root


This word is used 557 times:

Genesis 8:1: "him in the ark: and God made a wind to pass over the earth, and the waters assuaged;"
Genesis 12:6: "And Abram passed through the land unto the place of Sichem, unto the plain"
Genesis 15:17: "and a burning lamp that passed between those pieces."
Genesis 18:3: "I have found favor in thy sight, pass not away, I pray thee, from"
Genesis 18:5: "and comfort ye your hearts; after that ye shall pass on: for therefore are ye come"
Genesis 18:5: "ye shall pass on: for therefore are ye come to your servant. And they said,"
Genesis 23:16: "hundred shekels of silver, current money with the merchant."
Genesis 30:32: " I will pass through all thy flock today, removing from thence all"
Genesis 31:21: "with all that he had; and he rose up, and passed over the river, and set"
Genesis 31:52: "that I will not pass over this heap to"
Genesis 31:52: "thee, and that thou shalt not pass over this heap and this"
Genesis 32:10: "thou hast showed unto thy servant; for with my staff I passed over this"
Genesis 32:16: "by themselves; and said unto his servants, Pass over before me, and put a space"
Genesis 32:21: " So went the present over before him: and himself lodged that night"
Genesis 32:22: "womenservants, and his eleven sons, and passed over the ford Jabbok."
Genesis 32:23: "And he took them, and sent them over the brook, and sent over that"
Genesis 32:23: "them, and sent them over the brook, and sent over that"
Genesis 32:31: "And as he passed over Penuel the sun rose upon him, and he halted"
Genesis 33:3: "And he passed over before them, and bowed himself to the ground seven times, until"
Genesis 33:14: "Let my lord, I pray thee, pass over before his servant: and I will lead on softly,"
Genesis 37:28: " Then there passed by Midianites merchantmen; and they drew and lifted up Joseph"
Genesis 41:46: "went out from the presence of Pharaoh, and went throughout all the land of Egypt."
Genesis 47:21: "And as for the people, he removed them to cities from one end of the borders of Egypt even to"
Genesis 50:4: "And when the days of his mourning were past, Joseph spoke unto the house of Pharaoh,"
Exodus 12:12: " For I will pass through the land of Egypt this night, and will smite all the firstborn"
Exodus 12:23: "For the LORD will pass through to smite the Egyptians; and when he seeth the blood"
Exodus 13:12: " That thou shalt set apart unto the LORD all that openeth the matrix, and every firstling that cometh"
Exodus 15:16: "as a stone; till thy people pass over, O LORD, till the people pass over,"
Exodus 15:16: "O LORD, till the people pass over, which thou hast purchased."
Exodus 17:5: "said unto Moses, Go on before the people, and take with"
Exodus 30:13: "This they shall give, every one that passeth among them that are numbered, half a shekel"
Exodus 30:14: "Every one that passeth among them that are numbered, from twenty years old"
Exodus 32:27: "his sword by his side, and go in and out from gate to gate"
Exodus 33:19: "I will make all my goodness pass before thee, and I will proclaim the name"
Exodus 33:22: "And it shall come to pass, while my glory passeth by, that I will put thee in a cleft of the rock, and will cover"
Exodus 33:22: "and will cover thee with my hand while I pass by:"
Exodus 34:6: "And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God,"
Exodus 36:6: "And Moses gave commandment, and they caused it to be proclaimed throughout the camp, saying, Let neither man"
Exodus 38:26: "after the shekel of the sanctuary, for every one that went to be numbered, from twenty years old"
Leviticus 18:21: "And thou shalt not let any of thy seed pass through the fire to Molech, neither shalt thou profane"
Leviticus 25:9: "Then shalt thou cause the trumpet of the jubilee to sound on the tenth day of the seventh month, in the day of atonement"
Leviticus 25:9: "in the day of atonement shall ye make the trumpet sound throughout all your land."
Leviticus 26:6: "the land, neither shall the sword go through your land."
Leviticus 27:32: "of the herd, or of the flock, even of whatsoever passeth under the rod, the tenth"
Numbers 5:14: "And the spirit of jealousy come upon him, and he be jealous of his wife, and she"
Numbers 5:14: "or if the spirit of jealousy come upon him, and he be jealous of his wife,"
Numbers 5:30: "when the spirit of jealousy cometh upon him, and he be jealous over his wife,"
Numbers 6:5: "of his separation there shall no razor come upon his head: until the days"
Numbers 8:7: "water of purifying upon them, and let them shave all their flesh,"
Numbers 13:32: "saying, The land, through which we have gone to search it, is a land that eateth up"

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