The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 1891 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
lbha primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
HabalTWOT - 463
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
haw-bal' Verb
  1. to act emptily, become vain, be vain
    1. (Qal)
      1. to become vain
      2. to be utterly vain (with cognate acc)
    2. (Hiphil)
      1. to cause to become vain
      2. to fill with vain hopes
NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
act foolishly 1, became empty 1, became vain 1, leading you into futility 1, vainly hope 1
NAS Verse Count
2 Kings1

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 Habal". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .