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Strong's #3933 - לַעַג

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Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) mocking, derision, stammering

1a) mocking, derision

1b) stammerings

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3681 ‑ ὄνειδος (on'‑i‑dos);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (7)
Job 1
Psalms 3
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 1
NAS (7)
Job 1
Psalms 3
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 1
HCS (7)
Job 1
Psalms 3
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 1
BSB (6)
Job 1
Psalms 3
Ezekiel 1
Hosea 1
ESV (7)
Job 1
Psalms 3
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 1
WEB (7)
Job 1
Psalms 3
Ezekiel 2
Hosea 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2313) col (לאהג LAhG) AC: Mock CO: ? AB: ?: A mocking by stammering or imitation of a foreign tongue. [from: ol- as coming from the throat]

V) col (לאהג LAhG) - Mock: KJV (18): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) mock, scorn, laugh, deride, stammer - Strongs: H3932 (לָעַג)

Nm) col (לאהג LAhG) - Mocking: KJV (9): scorn, derision, mocker, stammer - Strongs: H3933 (לַעַג), H3934 (לָעֵג)

em) coil (ליאהג LYAhG) - Mocker: KJV (1): stammerer - Strongs: H5926 (עִלֵּג)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 לַ֫עַג noun [masculine] mocking, derision, (barbarous) stammering; — absolute ׳ל Job 34:7 2t. + Psalm 123:4 (׳הַלᵑ0 construct with article — so Kö Synt. § 303 e — but probably insert לְ following Hup Now Bae, compare also Ges§ 127g), + Ezekiel 23:32 (but strike out ᵐ5 B Hi Co Berthol), + Ezekiel 36:4 (where Co reads בלע, but less probably, compare Berthol); suffix לַעְגָּם Hosea 7:16 (see below) plural construct לַעֲגֵי Isaiah 28:12 (see below); —

1. a. mocking, derision, Psalm 123:4 ("" בוז); so apparently with suffix as Genitive object Hosea 7:16 (but very dubious, probably corrupt, compare We Now); nearly = blasphemy Job 34:7.

b. = object of derision Psalm 44:14 = Psalm 79:4 ("" חֶרְמָּה, קֶלֶס); so also Ezekiel 23:32 ("" צחק; si vera lectio, see above), Ezekiel 36:4.

2 stammerings (of barbarous language), שָׂפָה׳ל Isaiah 28:11 ("" לָשׁוֺןאַחֶרֶת; so Ew Brd Di Hup-Now Psalm 35:16, De and others below לָעֵג); but Gr Monatsschr. 1884,45 reads עלגי, √ עלג.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

לַעַג masc.

(1)  derision, mockery, Psalms 79:4; Ezekiel 23:32, 36:4 meton. used of that which causes it, Hosea 7:16.

(2) impious speech (compare לוּץ) Job 34:7.

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List of Word Forms
הַלַּ֥עַג הלעג וּלְלַ֔עַג וללעג לַ֥עַג לַּ֥עַג לַעְגָּ֖ם לעג לעגם hal·la·‘aḡ halla‘aḡ halLaag la‘·gām la‘aḡ la‘gām la·‘aḡ Laag laGam ū·lə·la·‘aḡ ūləla‘aḡ uleLaag
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