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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #0159 - אֹהַב

Transliteration
'ôhab
Phonetics
o'-hab  
Word Origin
from (0156)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
29b
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) loved object

2) (TWOT) love

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (2) HCS (1)
Proverbs 1
Proverbs 1
Hosea 1
Proverbs 1
BYZ TIS TR
n-cmp 1
n-cmp 1
n-cmp 1
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1094) be (הב HB) AC: Give CO: Gift AB: Love: The pictograph e represents one who is looking at a great sight with his hands raised as when saying behold. The b is a representation of the tent or house. Combined these pictures mean "look toward the house" or "provide for the family". One does not choose the household which one is born into, including tribe, parents, children and wife (as marriages were often arranged by the father) , it is a gift from God. These gifts are seen as a privilege and are to be cherished and protected. (eng: have - as given)

A) be (הב HB) AC: ? CO: Gift AB: ?

lm ) bebe (הבהב HBHB) - Gift: KJV (1): offering - Strongs: H1890 (הַבְהַב)

C) bea (אהב AHB) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Love: The expressions and actions toward the family, which one was privileged with.

V) bea (אהב AHB) - Love: KJV (208): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel, Participle) love, lover, friend, beloved, like, lovely, loving - Strongs: H157 (אַהֵב)

Nm) bea (אהב AHB) - Beloved: One who is loved. KJV (2): lover, loving - Strongs: H158 (אַהַב)

Nf1) ebea (אהבה AHBH) - Love: KJV (40): love - Strongs: H160 (אַהֲבָה)

gm) befa (אוהב AWHB) - Love: KJV (1): loves - Strongs: H159 (אֹהַב)

L) bei (יהב YHB) AC: Give CO: Gift AB: ?: A giving of someone or something to one who is deserving or to be privileged.

V) bei (יהב YHB) - Give: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (62): (vf: Paal) give, go, bring, ascribe, come, set, take, delivered, laid, paid, prolonged, yielded - Strongs: H3051 (יָהַב), H3052 (יְהַב)

Nm) bei (יהב YHB) - Burden: A heavy gift that is difficult to bear. KJV (1): burden - Strongs: H3053 (יְהָב)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [אֹ֫הַב] noun [masculine] id. = loved object, suffix אָהֳבָם Hosea 9:10 (= בּשֶׁת = בַּעַל see Hi Now) i.e. the idol worshipped; plural = amours (carnal sense) Proverbs 7:18.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֹהַב m. love; in sing. once for lovers, paramours, Hosea 9:10 (LXX. οἱ ἠγαπημένοι; ) pl. אֳהָבִים loves, especially, illicit, licentious, Proverbs 7:18.

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בָּאֳהָבִֽים׃ באהבים׃ bā’ohāḇîm bā·’o·hā·ḇîm boohaVim
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Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019
the Week of Proper 24 / Ordinary 29
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