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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3511 - כְּאֵב

Word Origin
from (03510)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) pain (mental and physical), sorrow

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3076 ‑ λυπέω (loo‑peh'‑o);  4127 ‑ πληγή (play‑gay');  4192 ‑ πόνος (pon'‑os);  3077 ‑ λύπη (loo'‑pay);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (6) HCS (6)
Job 2
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Job 2
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Job 2
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
n-cms 2
n-cmsc 1
n-cms 2
n-cmsc 1
n-cms 2
n-cmsc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1232) bk (כב KB) AC: ? CO: Star AB: ?: The pictograph k is a picture of the palm of the hand and represents a covering, the b is a picture of a tent. Combined these mean "covering of the tent". The black goat hair fabric used for the roof of the tent allows some light through giving the appearance of stars overhead. When it rains the hair fibers swell sealing all of these holes.

B) bbk (כבב KBB) AC: ? CO: Star AB: ?

gm ) bbfk (כובב KWBB) - S KJV (37): star - Strongs: H3556 (כּוֹכָב)

D) bak (כאב KAB) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Sorrow: [Unknown connection to root]

V) bak (כאב KAB) - Sorrow: KJV (8): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Participle) sorrowful, sore, pain, sad, mar, grieve - Strongs: H3510 (כָּאַב)

Nm) bak (כאב KAB) - Sorrow: KJV (6): sorrow, grief, pain - Strongs: H3511 (כְּאֵב)

acm) bfakm (מכאוב MKAWB) - Sorrow: KJV (16): sorrow, pain, grief - Strongs: H4341 (מַכְאֹבָה)

H) ebk (כבה KBH) AC: Quench CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root]

V) ebk (כבה KBH) - Quench: KJV (24): (vf: Paal, Piel) quench, out - Strongs: H3518 (כָּבָה)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כְּאֵב noun masculine Job 2:13 pain; — ׳כ absolute Job 2:13; Isaiah 17:11; construct Isaiah 65:14; suffix כְּאֵבִי Job 16:6 2t.; — pain, mental and physical Job 2:13; Job 16:6 perhaps also Psalm 39:3; אָנוּשׁ׳כּ (in disappointment and disaster) Isaiah 17:11 ("" נַחֲלָה from חָלָה); mental, לֵֿב׳כּ Isaiah 65:14 ("" שֵׁבֶר רוּחַ) so Jeremiah 15:18 ("" מַכָּה figurative)

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כְּאֵב m. (Tzere impure) constr. כְּאֵב (Isaiah 65:14), pain of body, Job 2:13, 16:6 and sorrow of mind (with the addition of לֵב), Isa. loc. cit. (Germ. Herzleid).

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List of Word Forms
הַכְּאֵ֖ב הכאב וּכְאֵ֥ב וּכְאֵבִ֥י וכאב וכאבי כְּאֵבִ֑י כְאֵבִי֙ כאבי מִכְּאֵ֣ב מכאב cheeVi hak·kə·’êḇ hakkə’êḇ hakkeEv kə’êḇî ḵə’êḇî kə·’ê·ḇî ḵə·’ê·ḇî keeVi mik·kə·’êḇ mikkə’êḇ mikkeEv ū·ḵə·’ê·ḇî ū·ḵə·’êḇ ucheEv ucheeVi ūḵə’êḇ ūḵə’êḇî
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