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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #02053 - וָו

Word Origin
probably a hook (the name of the sixth Heb. letter)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) hook, peg, nail, pin

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2777 ‑ κεφαλίς (kef‑al‑is');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (13) NAS (13) HCS (13)
Exodus 13
Exodus 13
Exodus 13
n-cmp 1
n-cmpc 6
n-cmp 1
n-cmpc 6
n-cmp 1
n-cmpc 6

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1121) ff (וו WW) AC: Add CO: Peg AB: ?: The pictograph f represents a tent peg with the idea of joining or attaching things together. The tent peg is a "Y" shaped wooden peg, which is driven into firm soil. The tent ropes were attached to these pegs. The "Y" shape prevents the rope from slipping off the peg.

A) ff (וו WW) AC: ? CO: Peg AB: ?

Nm ) ff (וו WW) - Peg: A peg, nail or hook as used for attaching one thing to another. [The short form " f " is used as a prefix meaning "add" or "and".] KJV (13): hook - Strongs: H2053 (וָו)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [וָו] noun [masculine] hook, pin or peg (etymology unknown) — plural absolute וָוִים Exodus 38:28; construct וָוֵי Exodus 27:10 5t.; וָיֵיהֶם Exodus 26:32 5t.; — only P, in description of tabernacle Exodus 26:32,37; Exodus 27:10,11,17; Exodus 36:36,38; Exodus 38:10,11,12,17,19,28, the hooks or pegs of gold and silver, fastened on, or in, the posts of the tabernacle, to support the various hangings (curtains, screens, etc.)

וזר (√ of following; compare Arabic bear a burden, or be guilty, yet see Fl in De Proverbs 21:8).

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List of Word Forms
וָ֣וֵיהֶ֔ם וָוִ֖ים וָוֵ֧י וָוֵ֨י וָוֵיהֶ֖ם וָוֵיהֶ֣ם ווי וויהם ווים vaVei vaveiHem vaVim wā·wê wā·wê·hem wā·wîm wāwê wāwêhem wāwîm
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Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
the Week of Proper 23 / Ordinary 28
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