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'abal

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   56  
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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 39
caused lamentations 1, grieve 1, grieved 1, lament 1, mourn 13, mourned 7, mourning 3, mourns 10, pretend to be a mourner 1, went into mourning 1
 
NAS 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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .