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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3931 - לָעַב

Transliteration
lâ‛ab
Phonetics
law-ab'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1117
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to joke, jest

1a) (Hiphil) to make jokes

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3456 ‑ μυκτηρίζω (mook'‑tay‑rid'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (1)
2 Chronicles
1
NAS (1)
2 Chronicles
1
HCS (1)
2 Chronicles
1
BSB (1)
2 Chronicles
1
ESV (1)
2 Chronicles
1
WEB (1)
2 Chronicles
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2312) bol (לאהב LAhB) AC: Mock CO: ? AB: ?: [from: ol- as coming from the throat]

V) bol (לאהב LAhB) - Mock: KJV (1): (vf: Hiphil) mock - Strongs: H3931 (לָעַב)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

לָעַב unused in Kal. Arab. لَعِبَ to play, to jest, also to mock. (Kindred to the verbs לָעַג, לָעַז, see לוּעַ.) Chaldee לְעִיב mockery, אִתְלָעַב to mock at any one. Compare Gr. λώβη, λωβάομαι.

Hiphil, to mock at, followed by בִּ 2 Chronicles 36:16.

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List of Word Forms
מַלְעִבִים֙ מלעבים mal‘iḇîm mal·‘i·ḇîm maliVim
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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