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Strong's #1738 - דָּוָה

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1) (Qal) to be ill, be unwell

2) (TWOT)infirmity

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1596 ‑ ἑκουσίως (hek‑oo‑see'‑oce);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1075) fd (דו DW) AC: Sick CO: Sickness AB: Illness

A) fd (דו DW) AC: ? CO: Weak AB: ?

fm ) ifd (דוי DWY) - Weak: A weakness from illness or sorrow. KJV (5): sorrowful, languishing - Strongs: H1741 (דְּוַי), H1742 (דַּוָּי)

H) efd (דוה DWH) AC: Ill CO: Disease AB: ?

V) efd (דוה DWH) - Ill: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) infirmity - Strongs: H1738 (דָּוָה)

Nm) efd (דוה DWH) - Illness: Also a womans cycle. KJV (5): faint, sick, sickness, menstruous cloth - Strongs: H1739 (דָּוֶה)

am) efdm (מדוה MDWH) - Disease: What brings on an illness. KJV (2): disease - Strongs: H4064 (מַדְוֶה)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [דָּוָה] verb be ill, unwell (Late Hebrew ׳ד sorrowful, miserable, not in physical sense; compare Arabic [] be ill; Ethiopic Assyrian perhaps derivatives di'û, illness Zim BP 96,97; Aramaic דְּוִי, דְּוָא , , be sad) —

Qal Infinitive construct אִשָּׁה ֗֗֗ כִּימֵי נִדַּת דְּוֺתָהּ Leviticus 12:2.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

דָּוָה i.q. דָּאַב which see, to languish, to be sick (Arab. دَوِىَ and دَاءَ for دَوِأَ), especially used of women in menstruation. Leviticus 12:2, “the uncleanness of her menstruation;” compare Leviticus 15:33.

(2) to be sad [“sick at heart”]. Comp. דָּוֶה No. 2. Hence דָּוֶה, דְּוַי, דַּוָּי, מַדְוֶה.

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List of Word Forms
דְּוֹתָ֖הּ דותה də·wō·ṯāh devoTah dəwōṯāh
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