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Strong's #04124 - מוֹאָב

Transliteration
Môwʼâb
Phonetics
mo-awb
Root Word (Etymology)
from a prolonged form of the prepositional prefix m- and (H1)
Parts of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
TWOT
1155
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Moab = “of his father”

1) a son of Lot by his eldest daughter (noun proper masculine)

2) the nation descended from the son of Lot (noun proper masculine)

3) the land inhabited by the descendants of the son of Lot (noun proper locative)

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (179)
Genesis 3
Exodus 1
Numbers 32
Deuteronomy 10
Joshua 2
Judges 16
Ruth 7
1 Samuel 5
2 Samuel 4
1 Kings 2
2 Kings 17
1 Chronicles 6
2 Chronicles 4
Psalms 3
Isaiah 19
Jeremiah 38
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Amos 3
Micah 1
Zephaniah 2
NAS (181)
Genesis 3
Exodus 1
Numbers 33
Deuteronomy 10
Joshua 2
Judges 16
Ruth 7
1 Samuel 5
2 Samuel 4
1 Kings 2
2 Kings 17
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 4
Psalms 3
Isaiah 19
Jeremiah 38
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Amos 3
Micah 1
Zephaniah 2
CSB (180)
Genesis 3
Exodus 1
Numbers 33
Deuteronomy 10
Joshua 2
Judges 16
Ruth 7
1 Samuel 5
2 Samuel 4
1 Kings 2
2 Kings 17
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 4
Psalms 3
Isaiah 18
Jeremiah 38
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Amos 3
Micah 1
Zephaniah 2
BSB (183)
Genesis 5
Exodus 1
Numbers 33
Deuteronomy 10
Joshua 2
Judges 16
Ruth 7
1 Samuel 5
2 Samuel 4
1 Kings 2
2 Kings 17
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 4
Psalms 3
Isaiah 19
Jeremiah 38
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Amos 3
Micah 1
Zephaniah 2
ESV (171)
Genesis 3
Numbers 33
Deuteronomy 10
Joshua 2
Judges 16
Ruth 7
1 Samuel 5
2 Samuel 4
1 Kings 2
2 Kings 17
1 Chronicles 6
2 Chronicles 3
Psalms 3
Isaiah 13
Jeremiah 37
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Amos 3
Micah 1
Zephaniah 2
WEB (181)
Genesis 3
Exodus 1
Numbers 33
Deuteronomy 10
Joshua 2
Judges 16
Ruth 7
1 Samuel 5
2 Samuel 4
1 Kings 2
2 Kings 17
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 4
Psalms 3
Isaiah 19
Jeremiah 38
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Amos 3
Micah 1
Zephaniah 2
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מוֺאָב, מֹאָב180

proper name, of a people and territory Moab (MI1,2, 5,6, 12,20 מאב; Assyrian Ma°aba, Ma°bu, Mu°âba, etc., Schr COT Glossary, and on Genesis 19:37 Dl Par. 294f., 296; — on etymology compare Lag BN 90 Anm., Ne SK 1892,573, Gray Prop.N.25); — ׳מו Genesis 19:37 178t.; מֹאָב 2 Samuel 8:12; ᵐ5 Μωαβ; —

1 Moab as son of Lot by his elder daughter according to Genesis 19:37.

2 Moab:

a. = nation of which Lot's son is represented as ancestor Genesis 19:37; Numbers 21:29; Numbers 22:3 (twice in verse); Amos 2:1,2; Jeremiah 48:1,230t. Jeremiah 4:8 + often; having a king, Numbers 21:26; Numbers 22:4,10; Judges 3:12; 1 Samuel 12:9 +.

b. = territory of Moab Numbers 21:11,13 (twice in verse); Numbers 21:15 +; ׳שְׂדֵת מ Genesis 36:25; Numbers 15:20; Ruth 1:1,2,6 (twice in verse); Ruth 1:22; Ruth 2:6; Ruth 4:3; 1 Chronicles 1:46; 1 Chronicles 8:8; ׳אֶרֶץ מ Deuteronomy 1:5; Deuteronomy 28:69; Deuteronomy 32:49; Deuteronomy 34:5,6; Judges 11:15,18 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 48:24,33; ׳מִדְבַּר מ Deuteronomy 2:8; ׳עַרְבוֺת מ Numbers 22:1; Numbers 26:3,63; Numbers 31:12; Numbers 33:48,49,50; Numbers 35:1; Numbers 36:13; Deuteronomy 34:1,8; Joshua 13:32.


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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מוֹאָב (“water,” i.e. “seed,” “progeny of a father,” see -Gen. 19:3038 ; compare מוֹ No. II) Moab, Moabites, and the land of Moab, pr.n. of a people (m., Jeremiah 48:11, 13 Jeremiah 48:13), and a region (fem., Jeremiah 48:4), now called Karrak, from the chief city, extending to the east of the Dead Sea, as far as Arnon. עַרְבוֹת מוֹאָב the plains of Moab, Deuteronomy 34:1, Deuteronomy 34:8; Numbers 22:1, situated to the north of Arnon, opposite to Jericho, although called also אֶרֶץ מוֹאָב Deut. 28:69 (29:1 ); 32:49, formed no part of the genuine limits of the Moabites. As to the history and geography of the kingdom of Moab, see my Comment. on Isaiah i. 501, sqq. Gent. noun מוֹאָבִי f. מוֹאֲבֵיָּה, מוֹאָבִית Ruth 4:5; 2 Chronicles 24:26.


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List of Word Forms
בְּמוֹאָ֔ב בְּמוֹאָ֣ב ׀ במואב וּבְמוֹאָ֖ב וּלְמוֹאָ֥ב וּמִמּוֹאָב֙ וּמוֹאָ֔ב וּמוֹאָ֛ב וּמוֹאָ֜ב וּמוֹאָב֙ ובמואב ולמואב ומואב וממואב לְמוֹאָ֔ב לְמוֹאָ֖ב לְמוֹאָ֡ב לְמוֹאָ֣ב לְמוֹאָב֙ למואב מוֹאָ֑ב מוֹאָ֔ב מוֹאָ֖ב מוֹאָ֗ב מוֹאָ֛ב מוֹאָ֜ב מוֹאָ֞ב מוֹאָ֣ב מוֹאָ֤ב ׀ מוֹאָ֥ב מוֹאָ֧ב מוֹאָֽב׃ מוֹאָב֒ מוֹאָב֙ מוֹאָב֩ מואב מואב׃ bə·mō·w·’āḇ bemoAv bəmōw’āḇ lə·mō·w·’āḇ lemoAv ləmōw’āḇ mō·w·’āḇ moAv mōw’āḇ ū·ḇə·mō·w·’āḇ ū·lə·mō·w·’āḇ ū·mim·mō·w·’āḇ ū·mō·w·’āḇ ūḇəmōw’āḇ ulemoAv ūləmōw’āḇ ūmimmōw’āḇ umimoAv umoAv ūmōw’āḇ uvemoAv
 
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