4768. marbith
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marbith: increase, great number, greatness
Original Word: מַרְבִּית
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: marbith
Phonetic Spelling: (mar-beeth')
Short Definition: gain

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from rabah
increase, great number, greatness
NASB Translation
gain (1), greatest part (1), greatness (1), increase (1), multitude (1).

מַרְבִּית noun feminine increase, great number, greatness; — ׳מ absolute Leviticus 25:37; construct 1 Samuel 2:33 + 2t.; suffix מַרְבִּיתָם 1 Chronicles 12:30 (van d. H. v.1 Chronicles 12:29); —

1 increase, concrete:

a. of family 1 Samuel 2:33.

b. increment, interest, usury, Leviticus 25:37 (H; of food-stuffs, "" נֶשֶׁךְ, of money; ׳מ of money Egyptian Aramaic, opposed to ראש principal, CookeNorth-Semitic Inscr. 404).

2 great number: of people 2 Chronicles 30:18; with suffix = the greater part of them, 1 Chronicles 12:30 (see above).

3 greatness, of wisdom 2 Chronicles 9:6.

greatest part, greatness, increase, multitude

From rabah; a multitude; also offspring; specifically interest (on capital) -- greatest part, greatness, increase, multitude.

see HEBREW rabah

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