`avath

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 05791 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
tw[a primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`avathTWOT - 1591
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-vath' Verb
Definition
  1. to be bent, be crooked, bend, make crooked, pervert
    1. (Piel)
      1. to make crooked, falsify, pervert, subvert
      2. to bend, make crooked
    2. (Pual) thing bent (participle)
    3. (Hithpael) to bend oneself
King James Word Usage - Total: 11
pervert 3, crooked 2, bow 1, bow down 1, falsifying 1, overthrown 1, perversely 1, subvert 1
KJV Verse Count
Job3
Psalms2
Ecclesiastes3
Lamentations1
Amos1


Total10
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 `avath". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .