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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #185 - אַוָּה

Transliteration
'avvâh
Phonetics
av-vaw'
Origin
from (H183)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
40b
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) desire, lust, will (not necessarily evil)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 93 ‑ ἀδικία (ad‑ee‑kee'‑ah);  1939 ‑ ἐπιθυμία (ep‑ee‑thoo‑mee'‑ah);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (7)
Deuteronomy
4
1 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
1
Hosea
1
NAS (6)
Deuteronomy
4
1 Samuel
1
Hosea
1
HCS (7)
Deuteronomy
4
1 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
1
Hosea
1
BSB (7)
Deuteronomy
4
1 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
1
Hosea
1
ESV (6)
Deuteronomy
3
1 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
1
Hosea
1
WEB (9)
Deuteronomy
6
1 Samuel
1
Jeremiah
1
Hosea
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)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אַוָּה f. (from the root אָוָה No. I, 2).

(1)  desire, lust; used of desire of food, Deuteronomy 12:15, 20 Deuteronomy 12:20, 21 Deuteronomy 12:21, 18:6 of sexual desire, Jeremiah 2:24.

(2) pleasure, will, 1 Samuel 23:20. Always applied to the soul (נֶפֶשׁ), except Hosea 10:10.

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List of Word Forms
אַוַּ֣ת אַוַּ֥ת אַוַּ֨ת אות בְּאַוַּ֤ת בְּאַוָּתִ֖י באות באותי ’aw·waṯ ’awwaṯ avVat bə’awwaṯ bə’awwāṯî bə·’aw·wā·ṯî bə·’aw·waṯ beavVat beavvaTi
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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