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The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2973  
Original WordWord Origin
laya primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ya'alTWOT - 830
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yaw-al'   Verb
  1. to be foolish, become fools, act foolishly, show wicked folly
    1. (Niphal)
      1. to show wicked folly
      2. to become fools
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
acted foolishly 2, become fools 1, foolish 1
NAS Verse Count

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". .