`avah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 05753 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hw[a primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`avahTWOT - 1577
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-vaw' Verb
Definition
  1. to bend, twist, distort
    1. (Niphal) to be bent, be bowed down, be twisted, be perverted
    2. (Piel) to twist, distort
    3. (Hiphil) to do perversely
  2. to commit iniquity, do wrong, pervert
    1. (Qal) to do wrong, commit iniquity
    2. (Hiphil) to commit iniquity
King James Word Usage - Total: 17
iniquity 4, perverse 2, perversely 2, perverted 2, amiss 1, turn 1, crooked 1, bowed down 1, troubled 1, wickedly 1, wrong 1
KJV Verse Count
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel3
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles1
Esther1
Job1
Psalms2
Proverbs1
Isaiah2
Jeremiah2
Lamentations1
Daniel1


Total17
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 `avah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .