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The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   185  
Original WordWord Origin
hwwafrom (0183)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'avvahTWOT - 40b
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
av-vaw'   Noun Feminine
  1. desire, lust, will (not necessarily evil)
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 7
desire 5, desires 1, passion* 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel1

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 'avvah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .