Ya'al

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2974 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
laya primitive root [probably rather the same as (02973) through the idea of mental weakness]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ya'alTWOT - 831
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yaw-al' Verb
Definition
  1. to begin, make a beginning, show willingness, undertake to do, be pleased, be determined
    1. (Hiphil)
      1. to agree to, show willingness, acquiesce, accept an invitation, be willing
      2. to undertake
      3. to resolve, be pleased, be determined
NAS Word Usage - Total: 19
agreed 1, determined 1, persisted 3, please 2, pleased 2, pleased* 1, tried 1, undertook 1, ventured 2, willing 5
NAS Verse Count
Genesis2
Exodus1
Deuteronomy1
Joshua2
Judges4
1 Samuel2
2 Samuel1
2 Kings2
1 Chronicles1
Job2
Hosea1


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 Ya'al". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .