Ta'avah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 8378 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hwatfrom (0183) (abbrev)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ta'avahTWOT - 40d
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tah-av-aw' Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. desire
    1. desire, wish, longings of one's heart
      1. lust, appetite, covetousness (bad sense)
    2. thing desired, object of desire
NAS Word Usage - Total: 20
delight 1, desire 14, desires* 1, favorite 1, greedy 1, intensely 1, what is desirable 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
Numbers1
Job1
Psalms8
Proverbs7
Isaiah1


Total19
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 Ta'avah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .