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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #176 - אוֹ

Transliteration
'ô, 'av
Phonetics
o, av
Origin
presumed to be the "constructive" or genitival form of 'av {av}
Parts of Speech
conjunction
TWOT
36
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) or, rather

1a) implying that the latter choice is preferred

1b) or if, introducing an example to be seen under a particular principle

1c) (in series) either...or, whether...or

1d) if perchance

1e) except, or else

2) whether, not the least, if, otherwise, also, and, then

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (20)
Genesis
4
Exodus
3
Leviticus
7
Judges
1
2 Samuel
1
Proverbs
1
Song of Solomon
2
Ezekiel
1
NAS (317)
Genesis
6
Exodus
34
Leviticus
137
Numbers
44
Deuteronomy
34
Joshua
1
Judges
4
1 Samuel
11
2 Samuel
4
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
4
2 Chronicles
1
Job
12
Proverbs
1
Ecclesiastes
2
Song of Solomon
5
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
4
Amos
1
Malachi
2
HCS (265)
Genesis
4
Exodus
29
Leviticus
106
Numbers
38
Deuteronomy
30
Joshua
1
Judges
4
1 Samuel
12
2 Samuel
4
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
4
2 Chronicles
1
Job
9
Ecclesiastes
2
Song of Solomon
5
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
3
Amos
1
Malachi
2
BSB (321)
Genesis
6
Exodus
35
Leviticus
137
Numbers
44
Deuteronomy
34
Joshua
1
Judges
4
1 Samuel
13
2 Samuel
4
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
4
2 Chronicles
1
Job
12
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
2
Song of Solomon
5
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
4
Amos
1
Malachi
2
ESV (95)
Genesis
4
Leviticus
25
Numbers
14
Deuteronomy
26
Judges
1
1 Samuel
4
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
3
Job
4
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
3
Ezekiel
2
Malachi
1
WEB (21)
Genesis
4
Exodus
4
Leviticus
7
Judges
1
2 Samuel
1
Proverbs
1
Song of Solomon
2
Ezekiel
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1006) fa (או AW) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Desire: The pictograph f , replacing the e , is a peg representing the idea of attaching something. This root has the idea of adding something out of desire. This root is closely related to the root ea. (eng: or - with an added r)

A) fa (או AW) AC: Desire CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) fa (או AW) - Or: An alternative or optional desire. KJV (21): also, and, desire, either, least, nor, or, otherwise, should, then, whether - Strongs: H176 (אוֹ)

Nf1) efa (אוה AWH) - Desire: What is good or bad, that is desired. KJV (7): desire, lust after, pleasure - Strongs: H185 (אַוָּה)

fm) ifa (אוי AWY) - Oh: A passionate cry of desire. KJV (24): woe, alas - Strongs: H188 (אוֹי)

ff1) eifa (אויה AWYH) - Woe: A passionate cry of desire. KJV (1): woe - Strongs: H190 (אוֹיָה)

afm) ifam (מאוי MAWY) - Desire: What is desired. KJV (1): desires - Strongs: H3970 (מַאֲוִיִּים)

H) efa (אוה AWH) AC: Point CO: ? AB: ?

V) efa (אוה AWH) - Point: To point out what is desired. KJV (1): (vf: Hitpael) point - Strongs: H184 (אָוָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
List of Word Forms
א֕וֹ א֖וֹ א֚וֹ א֛וֹ א֠וֹ א֡וֹ א֣וֹ א֣וֹ ׀ א֤וֹ א֥וֹ א֧וֹ א֨וֹ אֵ֣י אֽוֹ־ או אוֹ֩ אוֹ֮ אוֹ־ או־ אי ’ê ’ōw ’ōw- Ei o ov
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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