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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5791 - עָוַת

Transliteration
‛âvath
Phonetics
aw-vath'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1591
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to be bent, be crooked, bend, make crooked, pervert

1a) (Piel)

1a1) to make crooked, falsify, pervert, subvert

1a2) to bend, make crooked

1b) (Pual) thing bent (participle)

1c) (Hithpael) to bend oneself

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1156 ‑ δάνειον (dan'‑i‑on);  1294 ‑ διαστρέφω (dee‑as‑tref'‑o);  91 ‑ ἀδικέω (ad‑ee‑keh'‑o);  853 ‑ ἀφανίζω (af‑an‑id'‑zo);  1578 ‑ ἐκκλίνω (ek‑klee'‑no);  1807 ‑ ἐξαιρέω (ex‑ahee‑reh'‑o);  2613 ‑ καταδικάζω (kat‑ad‑ik‑ad'‑zo);  5015 ‑ ταράσσω (tar‑as'‑so);  1155 ‑ δανείζω (dan‑ide'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (11)
Job
4
Psalms
2
Ecclesiastes
3
Lamentations
1
Amos
1
NAS (11)
Job
4
Psalms
2
Ecclesiastes
3
Lamentations
1
Amos
1
HCS (11)
Job
4
Psalms
2
Ecclesiastes
3
Lamentations
1
Amos
1
BSB (11)
Job
4
Psalms
2
Ecclesiastes
3
Lamentations
1
Amos
1
ESV (10)
Job
4
Psalms
2
Ecclesiastes
2
Lamentations
1
Amos
1
WEB (11)
Job
4
Psalms
2
Ecclesiastes
3
Lamentations
1
Amos
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1528) tg (גהת GhT) AC: Twist CO: Rope AB: ?: The pictograph g is a picture of a twisted rope. The t is a picture of a mark. Combined these mean "twisted mark".

J) tfg (גהות GhWT) AC: Twist CO: Crooked AB: ?

V) tfg (גהות GhWT) - Twist: KJV (11): (vf: Hitpael, Pual, Piel, Participle) pervert, crooked, bow, falsify, overthrow, subvert - Strongs: H5791 (עָוַת)

Nf1) etfg (גהותה GhWTH) - Crookedness: KJV (1): wrong - Strongs: H5792 (עַוָּתָה)

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

עָוַת not used in Kal; to be bent, inflected, i.q. the kindred verbs עָבַת, עָבַט.

Piel עִוֵּת to bend, to curve, to pervert, Ecclesiastes 7:13. Metaph. to pervert right, Job 8:3, 34:12 compare Amos 8:5 also with an accus. of person, to bend or pervert the cause of any one, Lamentations 3:36; Job 19:6; Psalms 119:78. עִוֵּת דֶּרֶךְ פּ׳ to pervert any one’s way, i.e. to lead him astray, Psalms 146:9.

Pual, part. crooked, Ecclesiastes 1:15.

Hithpael, to bow oneself, Ecclesiastes 12:3.

Derivative, עַוָּתָה.

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List of Word Forms
וְהִֽתְעַוְּת֖וּ וּלְעַוֵּ֖ת והתעותו ולעות יְעַוֵּ֣ת יְעַוֵּ֥ת יְעַוֵּֽת־ יְעַוֵּֽת׃ יעות יעות־ יעות׃ לְעַוֵּ֤ת לעות מְעֻוָּ֖ת מעות עִוְּת֑וּנִי עִוְּתָ֑נִי עִוְּתֽוֹ׃ עותו׃ עותוני עותני ‘iw·wə·ṯā·nî ‘iw·wə·ṯōw ‘iw·wə·ṯū·nî ‘iwwəṯānî ‘iwwəṯōw ‘iwwəṯūnî ivveTani ivveTo ivveTuni lə‘awwêṯ lə·‘aw·wêṯ leavVet mə‘uwwāṯ mə·‘uw·wāṯ meuvVat ū·lə·‘aw·wêṯ ūlə‘awwêṯ uleavVet vehitavveTu wə·hiṯ·‘aw·wə·ṯū wəhiṯ‘awwəṯū yə‘awwêṯ yə‘awwêṯ- yə·‘aw·wêṯ yə·‘aw·wêṯ- yeavVet
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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