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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5765 - עָוַל

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to act wrongfully or unjustly, deviate from

1a) (Piel) to act wrongfully

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3891 ‑ παρανομέω (par‑an‑om‑eh'‑o);  4160 ‑ ποιέω (poy‑eh'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
v-pPms 1
v-pi3ms 1
v-pPms 1
v-pi3ms 1
v-pPms 1
v-pi3ms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1518) lg (גהל GhL) AC: ? CO: Stain AB: Wicked: A dark stain. (eng: evil)

D) lag (גהאל GhAL) AC: ? CO: Stain AB: ?: Clothing or hands that have been stained with blood. Any stain that pollutes something.

V) lag (גהאל GhAL) - Stain: [df: lag] KJV (11): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) pollute, defile, stain - Strongs: H1351 (גָּאַל)

cm ) lfag (גהאול GhAWL) - Stained: [df: lag] KJV (1): defile - Strongs: H1352 (גֹּאַל)

J) lfg (גהול GhWL) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Wicked: An action that causes a stain of immorality.

V) lfg (גהול GhWL) - Wicked: KJV (2): (vf: Piel) unjustly, unrighteous - Strongs: H5765 (עָוַל)

Nm/f) lfg (גהול GhWL) - Wicked: KJV (60): wicked, unjust, unrighteous, iniquity, perverse - Strongs: H5766 (עֹלָה), H5767 (עַוָּל)

bm) lifg (גהויל GhWYL) - Wicked: KJV (1): ungodly - Strongs: H5760 (עֲוִיל)

K) flg (גהלו GhLW) AC: ? CO: Stain AB: Wicked

Nf1 ) eflg (גהלוה GhLWH) - Wickedness: KJV (1): iniquity - Strongs: H5932 (עַלְוָה)

L) lgi (יגהל YGhL) AC: ? CO: Wild goat AB: ?: From its dark colors as stains.

Nm) lgi (יגהל YGhL) - Wild goat: KJV (3): wild goat - Strongs: H3277 (יָעֵל)

Nf1) elgi (יגהלה YGhLH) - Wild goat: A female wild goat. KJV (1): roe - Strongs: H3280 (יַעֲלָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עָוַל verb denominative (Gerber31) act wrongfully; —

Pi`el <Imperfect 3 masculine singular יְעַוֵּל Isaiah 26:10 (opposed to נְכֹחוֺת); Participle מְעַוֵּל Psalm 71:4 (+ חוֺמֵץ, "" רָשָׁע).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עָוַל not used in Kal; prop. to turn away, to distort (compare אָוַל, חָבַל); hence to be wicked. Arab. عال Med. Waw quiesc. to decline, turn aside, especially from what is just.

Piel עִוֵּל to act wickedly, Psalms 71:4; Isaiah 26:10. (Syr. Aph. id.)

Derived nouns, עַוָּל, עֶוֶל, עַוְלָה, עוֹלָה No. I, and עֲוִיל No. I.

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יְעַוֵּ֑ל יעול מְעַוֵּ֣ל מעול mə‘awwêl mə·‘aw·wêl meavVel yə‘awwêl yə·‘aw·wêl yeavVel
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