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'owy

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   188  
Original WordWord Origin
ywaprobably from (0183) (in the sense of crying out after)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'owyTWOT - 42
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
o'-ee   Interjection
 Definition
  1. woe! alas! oh!
    1. passionate cry of grief or despair
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 23
alas 2, woe 21
 
NAS Verse Count
Numbers2
1 Samuel2
Isaiah4
Jeremiah8
Lamentations1
Ezekiel3
Hosea2


Total22
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 'owy". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .