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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #01933 - הָוָא

Transliteration
hâvâ', hâvâh
Phonetics
haw-vaw', haw-vaw'  
Word Origin
a primitive root [compare (0183), (01961)]
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
484,491
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) Qal)

1a) to fall

1b) to be, become, exist, happen

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (2) HCS (6)
Genesis 1
Nehemiah 1
Job 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Isaiah 1
Job 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Genesis 1
Nehemiah 1
Job 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Isaiah 1
BYZ TIS TR
P-d 1
n-cmp 1
p-i3ms 1
v-qvms 1
P-d 1
n-cmp 1
p-i3ms 1
v-qvms 1
P-d 1
n-cmp 1
p-i3ms 1
v-qvms 1
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1097) ee (הה HH) AC: Breathe CO: Breath AB: Exist: The pictograph e represents one who is looking at a great sight with his hands raised and taking a long breath. The pictograph e represents one who is looking at a great sight with his hands raised and taking a long breath.

A) ee (הה HH) AC: ? CO: Breath AB: ?

Nm ) ee (הה HH) - Woe: A heavy breath. KJV (1): woe - Strongs: H1929 (הָהּ)

J) efe (הוה HWH) AC: Exist CO: Breath AB: ?

V) ee (הוה HWH) - Exist: To exist or have breath. That which exists has breath. In Hebrew thought the breath is the character of someone or something. Just as a man has character, so do objects. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (75): (vf: Paal) be, hath, was - Strongs: H1933 (הָוָא), H1934 (הָוָא)

M) eie (היה HYH) AC: Exist CO: Breath AB: ?

V) eie (היה HYH) - Exist: To exist or have breath. That which exists has breath. In Hebrew thought the breath is the character of someone or something. Just as a man has character, so do objects. [A generic verb with a wide application meaning to exist or be] KJV (74): (vf: Paal, Niphal) was, come to pass, came, been, happened, become, pertained, better for thee - Strongs: H1961 (הָיָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 הָוָא verb fall (Arabic id. e.g. of a star Qor 53:1) —

Qal Imperative Job 37:6 for he saith to the snow הֱוֵאאָֿ֑רֶץ Fall earthwards (an Arabizing usage).

הובנים see [ הָבְנִי].

הוד (√ of following; De Job 39:20 compare Bedouin crash, roar, resonance; 'weithin hallende Selbstverkündigung' Id. Psalm 8:6; but ordinarily means be Gentle, quiet, especially in speech).

[הָוָה] verb become (Arabic to fall (see הָוָא), also to gape or yawn, and to desire (compare הַוָּה): compare Fl De Job 6:2; Aramaic הֲוָא, the usual word for to be (probably originally to fall out, accidit, hence come to pass, come to be, γίγνεσθαι), Mishna id. very common) a rare synonym of הָיָה q. v. : —

Qal Imperfect with apocope יְהוּא Ecclesiastes 11:3 (for יְהוּ with א otiosum; Ges§ 75 R I:3 e Kö p. 597f.; but Gr plausibly הוּא); Imperative masculine singular הֱוֵה Genesis 27:29, feminine singular, הֱוִי Isaiah 16:4, Participle הֹוֶה Ecclesiastes 2:22; Nehemiah 6:6 : — Genesis 27:29 הֱוֵה גְבִיר לְאַחֶיךָ become lord to thy brethren, Isaiah 16:4 (perhaps in imitation of Moabite dialect) הֱוִי סֵתֶר לָמוֺ become thou (Zion) a defence to them, Ecclesiastes 2:22; Ecclesiastes 11:3; Nehemiah 6:6.

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List of Word Forms
הֱוִי־ הֱוֵ֤ה הֱוֵ֫א הֹוֶ֤ה הוא הוה הוי־ יְהֽוּא׃ יהוא׃ hĕ·wê hĕ·wêh hĕ·wî- heVe heVeh hevi hĕwê hĕwêh hĕwî- hō·weh hoVeh hōweh yə·hū yeHu yəhū
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Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
the Week of Proper 27 / Ordinary 32
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