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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #8378 - תַּאֲוָה

Transliteration
ta'ăvâh
Phonetics
tah-av-aw'
Origin
from (H183) (abbrev)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
40d
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) desire

1a) desire, wish, longings of one’s heart

1a1) lust, appetite, covetousness (bad sense)

1b) thing desired, object of desire

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 701 ‑ ἀρεστός (ar‑es‑tos');  1939 ‑ ἐπιθυμία (ep‑ee‑thoo‑mee'‑ah);  2129 ‑ εὐλογία (yoo‑log‑ee'‑ah);  2590 ‑ καρπός (kar‑pos');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (19)
Genesis
1
Job
1
Psalms
8
Proverbs
8
Isaiah
1
NAS (20)
Genesis
1
Numbers
1
Job
1
Psalms
8
Proverbs
8
Isaiah
1
HCS (20)
Genesis
1
Numbers
1
Job
1
Psalms
8
Proverbs
8
Isaiah
1
BSB (22)
Genesis
2
Numbers
1
1 Samuel
1
Job
1
Psalms
8
Proverbs
8
Isaiah
1
ESV (19)
Genesis
1
Numbers
1
Job
1
Psalms
7
Proverbs
8
Isaiah
1
WEB (19)
Genesis
1
Job
1
Psalms
8
Proverbs
8
Isaiah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1005) ea (אה AH) AC: Sigh CO: Sigher AB: Where: The pictograph a represents strength of the ox. The e is one looking at a great sight and sighing. Combined they mean "a strong sigh". This can be a sigh when searching as when the ox snorts when desiring food. This root is closely related to ae. (eng: ah; woe)

A) ea (אה AH) AC: Sigh CO: ? AB: ?: The howling of one searching.

Nm) ea (אה AH) - Ah: The sigh of one in exclamation out of a desire. [df: xa ya] KJV (4): ah, alas, woe - Strongs: H253 (אָח), H337 (אִי), H338 (אִי)

B) eea (אהה AHH) AC: Sigh CO: ? AB: ?: A screaming out of pain.

Nm) eea (אהה AHH) - Ah: KJV (15): ah, alas - Strongs: H162 (אֲהָהּ)

D) eai (יאה YAH) AC: Desire CO: ? AB: ?: Rightful ownership of what is desired.

V) eai (יאה YAH) - Belong: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) appertain - Strongs: H2969 (יָאָה)

J) efa (אוה AWH) AC: Sigh CO: ? AB: Desire: A sigh out of a desire.

V) efa (אוה AWH) - Desire: KJV (26): (vf: Hitpael, Piel) desire, longing, covet, lust, point out - Strongs: H183 (אָוָה)

if1) efat (תאוה TAWH) - Desire: What is good or bad, that is desired. KJV (20): desire, lust, greedily - Strongs: H8378 (תַּאֲוָה)

M) eia (איה AYH) AC: ? CO: Hawk AB: ?: A bird that flies high searching for food and screeches as a loud sigh.

Nf) eia (איה AYH) - Hawk: KJV (3): kite, vulture - Strongs: H344 (אַיָּה)

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

תַּאֲוָה f. (from the root אָוַה No. I)

(1)  desire, longing, whether good and just, Psalms 10:17, 21:3 or wicked, Psalms 112:10.

(2) in a bad sense, lust, desire (Luft, Gelüft). Numbers 11:4, הִתְאַוּוּ תַּאֲוָה “they lusted a lust.” Psal. 78:29, 30 Psalms 78:30. קִבְרוֹת הַתַּאֲוָה the graves of lust, Numbers 11:34, 35 Numbers 11:35.

(3) delight, object of desire. מַאֲכַל תַּאְוָה food of delight, i.e. delicate, Job 33:20; Genesis 3:6 also, honour, ornament, Genesis 49:26; Proverbs 19:22.

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List of Word Forms
וְ֝תַֽאֲוָתָ֗ם וְתַאֲוַ֖ת ותאות ותאותם לְֽ֭תַאֲוָה לתאוה מִתַּאֲוָתָ֑ם מתאותם תְּאַוֶּ֖ה תַ֭אֲוָה תַּאֲוַ֖ת תַּאֲוַ֣ת תַּאֲוַ֬ת תַּאֲוַת־ תַּאֲוָ֑ה תַּאֲוָ֣ה תַּאֲוָ֥ה תַּאֲוָֽה׃ תַּאֲוָתִ֑י תַֽאֲוָה־ תַאֲוָ֑ה תאוה תאוה־ תאוה׃ תאות תאות־ תאותי lə·ṯa·’ă·wāh ləṯa’ăwāh Letaavah mit·ta·’ă·wā·ṯām mitta’ăwāṯām mittaavaTam ta’ăwāh ṯa’ăwāh ṯa’ăwāh- ta’ăwaṯ ta’ăwaṯ- ta’ăwāṯî ta·’ă·wā·ṯî ta·’ă·wāh ṯa·’ă·wāh ṯa·’ă·wāh- ta·’ă·waṯ ta·’ă·waṯ- taavah taaVat taavaTi tə’awweh tə·’aw·weh teavVeh vetaaVat vetaavaTam wə·ṯa·’ă·wā·ṯām wə·ṯa·’ă·waṯ wəṯa’ăwaṯ wəṯa’ăwāṯām
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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