the Week of Proper 21 / Ordinary 26
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #4341 - מַכְאֹבָה
also feminine (Isaiah 53:3) mak’obah
1) pain, sorrow
1a) pain (physical)
1b) pain (mental)
1232) bk (כב KB) AC: ? CO: Star AB: ?: The pictograph k is a picture of the palm of the hand and represents a covering, the b is a picture of a tent. Combined these mean "covering of the tent". The black goat hair fabric used for the roof of the tent allows some light through giving the appearance of stars overhead. When it rains the hair fibers swell sealing all of these holes.
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 pain, physical, Exodus 3:7 ("" עֳנִי; compare מִמְּנֵי נֹגְשָׂיו in context); 2 Chronicles 6:29 ("" נֶגַע); Job 33:19.
2 of mental pain, Psalm 32:10 (of troubles of wicked), of Babylon Jeremiah 51:8; Psalm 38:18; Psalm 69:27 (as result of sin; of ׳י s servant); in ׳י s word to Baruch Jeremiah 45:3 ("" יָגוֺן, אֲנָחָה), compare of Israel in distress Jeremiah 30:15 ("" שֵׁבֶר), of Jerusalem Lamentations 1:12 (twice in verse); Lamentations 1:18, Ecclesiastes 1:18 (׳יוֺסִיף דַּעַת יוֺסִיף מַכ); Ecclesiastes 2:23 ("" כַּעַם עִנְיָנוֺ); particular of suffering servant of ׳י Isaiah 53:3,4 (both "" חֳלִי).
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org.
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