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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5919 - עַכְשׁוּב

Word Origin
probably from an unused root meaning to coil
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) asp, viper

1a) asp, viper

1b) perhaps spider

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Psalms 1
Psalms 1
Psalms 1
n-cms 1
n-cms 1
n-cms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

3045) bsko (אהכסהב AhKShB) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?: [from: ko- at the heel]

dm ) bfsko (אהכסהוב AhKShWB) - Akshuv: An unknown poisonous insect or serpent. KJV (1): adder - Strongs: H5919 (עַכְשׁוּב)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עַכְשׁוּב noun masculine usually asp, viper (so ᵐ5ᵑ9; perhaps conject. from sense and "" נָחָשׁ), but perhaps = (? corrupt for) עַכָּבִישׁ spider (q. v.; compare ᵑ7 on the passage); — ׳חֲמַת ע Psalm 140:4 a viper's (? spider's) venom is under their lips (see especially Che and references).

עַל see עלהעֹל see III. עלל.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עַכְשׁוּב m. quadril, an asp, Psalms 140:4. It is formed apparently from the root عكس to bend backwards, by the addition of the letter ב. See Lehrg. p. 865.

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עַכְשׁ֑וּב עכשוב ‘aḵ·šūḇ ‘aḵšūḇ achShuv
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