`avah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5753  
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
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 8
bent 1, bewildered 1, distorts 1, made my crooked 1, perverse 2, perverted 2
 
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel1
Job1
Psalms1
Proverbs1
Isaiah2
Jeremiah1
Lamentations1


Total8
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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .