Chuwl

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2342  
Original WordWord Origin
lwxa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChuwlTWOT - 623
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khool     Verb
 Definition
  1. to twist, whirl, dance, writhe, fear, tremble, travail, be in anguish, be pained
    1. (Qal)
      1. to dance
      2. to twist, writhe
      3. to whirl, whirl about
    2. (Polel)
      1. to dance
      2. to writhe (in travail with), bear, bring forth
      3. to wait anxiously
    3. (Pulal)
      1. to be made to writhe, be made to bear
      2. to be brought forth
    4. (Hophal) to be born
    5. (Hithpolel)
      1. whirling (participle)
      2. writhing, suffering torture (participle)
      3. to wait longingly
    6. (Hithpalpel) to be distressed
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 58
anguish 6, becomes weak waiting 1, birth to you in pain 1, born 1, brings forth 1, brought forth 4, burst 1, calve 1, calving 1, danced 1, fall 1, gave you birth 1, gave birth 2, giving birth 1, labor 1, quaked 1, shakes 2, swirl down 1, take part 1, travailed 4, tremble 5, trembled 1, turned 1, wait 1, wait patiently 1, waited 2, whirl 1, whirling 1, wounded 2, wounds 1, writhe 2, writhe in anguish 1, writhe in pain 1, writhed 2, writhes 2, writhes in pain 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
Deuteronomy2
Judges3
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel1
1 Chronicles2
Esther1
Job5
Psalms10
Proverbs4
Isaiah10
Jeremiah6
Lamentations1
Ezekiel1
Hosea1
Joel1
Micah2
Habakkuk1
Zechariah1


Total54
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 Chuwl". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .