'owy

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 0188 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ywaprobably from (0183) (in the sense of crying out after)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'owyTWOT - 42
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
o'-ee Interjection
Definition
  1. woe! alas! oh!
    1. passionate cry of grief or despair
King James Word Usage - Total: 24
woe 23, alas 1
KJV Verse Count
Numbers2
1 Samuel2
Proverbs1
Isaiah4
Jeremiah8
Lamentations1
Ezekiel3
Hosea2


Total23
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 'owy". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .