rabats: stretch oneself out, lie down, lie stretched outOriginal Word: רָבַץPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. rootDefinition
stretch oneself out, lie down, lie stretched outNASB Translation
crouching (1), lay down (2), lead them to rest (1), lie down (15), lies (2), lies down (1), lying (3), lying down (1), rest (2), set (1), sitting (1).
Brown-Driver-Briggs רָבַץ verb stretch oneself out, lie down, lie stretched out
(Late Hebrew = Biblical Hebrew; Assyrian rabâƒu
, lie, dwell
(in word-lists), stall
, also womb
(compare II. רבע
above); Arabic lie down, on the breast, stretch oneself out
CISiv. no. 5, 2
; ᵑ7 רְבַע lie stretched out
, Christian-Palestinian Aramaic recline at meals
, SchwIdioticon 87
Qal Perfect3masculine singular ׳ר Genesis 49:9, 3feminine singular consecutive וְרָֽבְצָה Deuteronomy 29:19, רָבָ֑צָה Ezekiel 19:2, etc.; Imperfect3masculine singular יִרְבָּ֑ץ Isaiah 11:6; Isaiah 27:10; 3feminine singular וַתִּרְבַּץ Numbers 22:27; 3masculine plural יִרְבְּצוּ Numbers 11:7 יִרְבָּ֑צוּ Numbers 14:30 יִרְבָּצ֑וּן Zephaniah 2:7; Psalm 104:22; 3feminine plural תִּרְבַּצְנָה Ezekiel 34:14; Participle רֹבֵץ Exodus 23:5 3t.; feminine רֹבֶ֫צֶת Genesis 49:25 2t.; masculine plural רֹבְצֹים Genesis 29:2; — lie down, lie: of domestic animals, ass Exodus 23:5 (E; under heavy burden), Numbers 22:27 (Jeremiah; in obstructed path), Genesis 49:14 (at ease; poetic, in simile); sheep, in repose, Genesis 29:2 (J), Isaiah 17:2; Zephaniah 2:14; figurative of people Ezekiel 34:14; calf. in repose Isaiah 27:10: of wild beasts, lion, in lair, Genesis 49:9 (poem in J; figurative), Psalm 104:22; = make lair, abode Ezekiel 19:2 (figurative), so of צִיִּים Isaiah 13:21, תַּנֵין Ezekiel 29:3 (figurative); leopard (with kid) Isaiah 11:6, compare Isaiah 11:7; = brood, of mother-bird Deuteronomy 22:6 (עַלהָֿאֶפְרֹחִים); of man, in repose Isaiah 14:30; Job 11:19, compare Zephaniah 2:7; Zephaniah 3:13 (figurative of flock perhaps implied, compare Ezekiel 34:14 above); of the deep, רֹבֶצֶת תָּ֑חַת Genesis 49:25; Deuteronomy 33:13; figurative of curse Deuteronomy 29:19 (ב person); of sin, לַמֶּתַח חַטָאת רֹבֵץ Genesis 4:7 at the door sin makes its lair.
Hiph`il Imperfect3masculine singular suffix יַרְבִּיצֵנִי Psalm 23:2, 2masculine singular תַּרְבִּיץ Songs 1:7, etc.; Participle מַרְבִּיץ Isaiah 54: plural מַרְבִּצִים Jeremiah 33:12; — cause to lie down, or lie, accusative of flock (for repose) Jeremiah 33:12, also (figurative) Psalm 23:2; Ezekiel 34:15; accusative of flock omitted Isaiah 13:10; Songs 1:7; of laying stones Isaiah 54:
crouch down, fall down, make a fold, lay, cause to, make to lie down, make to rest, sit
A primitive root; to crouch (on all four legs folded, like a recumbent animal); be implication, to recline, repose, brood, lurk, imbed -- crouch (down), fall down, make a fold, lay, (cause to, make to) lie (down), make to rest, sit.