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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5998 - עָמַל
1) to labour, toil
1a) (Qal) to labour
Nm/f) lmo (אהמל AhML) - I. Labor:A labor that causes grief, pain or weariness. II. Laborer:KJV (64): labour, mischief, misery, travail, trouble, sorrow, grievance, grievousness, iniquity, miserable, pain, painful, perverseness, toil, wearisome, wickedness - Strongs: H5999 (עָמָל), H6001 (עָמֵל)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
עָמַל fut. יַעֲמֹל to labour, especially with toil and weariness, to toil, Proverbs 16:26; Psalms 127:1. Followed by בְּ to labour upon any thing, Jonah 4:10; Ecclesiastes 2:21.- Ecclesiastes 1:3, בְּכָל־עֲמָלוֹ שֶׁיַּעֲמֹלּ “of all the toil with which he toils.” Ecclesiastes 2:20, 5:17. (Arab. عَمِلَ to labour, to make). Hence
the Week of Proper 9 / Ordinary 14