'abal

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 056 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
lbaa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'abalTWOT - 6
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-bal' Verb
Definition
  1. to mourn, lament
    1. (Qal) to mourn, lament
      1. of humans
      2. of inanimate objects (fig.) 1a
    2. of gates 1a
    3. of land
    4. (Hiphil)
      1. to mourn, cause to mourn (fig.)
    5. (Hithpael)
      1. to mourn
      2. play the mourner
King James Word Usage - Total: 39
mourn 36, lament 3
KJV Verse Count
Genesis1
Exodus1
Numbers1
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel3
1 Chronicles1
2 Chronicles1
Ezra1
Nehemiah2
Job1
Isaiah6
Jeremiah5
Lamentations1
Ezekiel3
Daniel1
Hosea2
Joel2
Amos3


Total38
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'abal". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .