`avath

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5791 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
NAS Word Usage - Total: 11
bent 1, cheat 1, crooked 1, defraud 1, pervert 3, stoop 1, subvert 1, thwarts 1, wronged 1
NAS 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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .