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Strong's #5998 - עָמַל

Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
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1) to labour, toil

1a) (Qal) to labour

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (11)
Psalms 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 8
Jonah 1
NAS (11)
Psalms 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 8
Jonah 1
CSB (11)
Psalms 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 8
Jonah 1
BSB (11)
Psalms 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 8
Jonah 1
ESV (11)
Psalms 1
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 8
Jonah 1
WEB (8)
Psalms 1
Ecclesiastes 6
Jonah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2551) lmo (אהמל AhML) AC: Labor CO: Laborer AB: ?: [from: lo- work]

V) lmo (אהמל AhML) - Labor: KJV (11): (vf: Paal) labour - Strongs: H5998 (עָמַל)

Nm/f) lmo (אהמל AhML) - I. Labor:A labor that causes grief, pain or weariness. II. Laborer:KJV (64): labour, mischief, misery, travail, trouble, sorrow, grievance, grievousness, iniquity, miserable, pain, painful, perverseness, toil, wearisome, wickedness - Strongs: H5999 (עָמָל), H6001 (עָמֵל)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עָמַל verb labour, toil (Late Hebrew id.; Arabic labour, make; Sabean עמל work (? noun or verb) CIS iv. No. 250; Aramaic עֲמַל, ; Zinjirli עמל; Assyrian nîmelu, gain, possessions); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular ׳ע Ecclesiastes 2:21; 3 feminine singular עָֽמְלָה Proverbs 16:26; 2 masculine singular עָמַלְתָּ Jonah 4:10; 1 singular עָמַלְתִּי Ecclesiastes 2:11 2t.; 3 plural עָֽמְלוּ Psalm 127:1; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יַעֲמֹל Ecclesiastes 1:3 3t.; — labour (very late): in building Psalm 127:1; tillage, with בְּ Jonah 4:10; Generally, with בְּ Ecclesiastes 2:21, with לְ Proverbs 16:26; Ecclesiastes 5:15, with לְ + infinitive Ecclesiastes 8:17; עֲמָלוֺשֶׁיַּעֲמֹל Ecclesiastes 1:3; Ecclesiastes 5:17, compare Ecclesiastes 2:11,19,20.

II. עָמֵל verbal adjective toiling, only Ecclesiastes , as predicate; — Ecclesiastes 2:18,22; Ecclesiastes 3:9; Ecclesiastes 4:8; Ecclesiastes 9:9.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עָמַל fut. יַעֲמֹל to labour, especially with toil and weariness, to toil, Proverbs 16:26; Psalms 127:1. Followed by בְּ to labour upon any thing, Jonah 4:10; Ecclesiastes 2:21.- Ecclesiastes 1:3, בְּכָל־עֲמָלוֹ שֶׁיַּעֲמֹלּ “of all the toil with which he toils.” Ecclesiastes 2:20, 5:17. (Arab. عَمِلَ to labour, to make). Hence

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List of Word Forms
יַעֲמֹ֧ל יעמל עָ֣מְלָה עָֽמַל־ עָמְל֣וּ עָמַ֥לְתָּ עמל־ עמלה עמלו עמלת שֶֽׁיַּעֲמֹ֖ל שֶֽׁעָמַ֥לְתִּי שֶׁיַּעֲמֹ֣ל שֶׁעָמַ֖לְתִּי שֶׁעָמַ֣לְתִּי שיעמל שעמלתי ‘ā·mal- ‘ā·mal·tā ‘ā·mə·lāh ‘ā·mə·lū ‘āmal- ‘āmaltā ‘āməlāh ‘āməlū amal aMalta Amelah ameLu še‘āmaltî še·‘ā·mal·tî še·ya·‘ă·mōl šeya‘ămōl sheaMalti sheiyaaMol ya‘ămōl ya·‘ă·mōl yaaMol
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