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Entry for Strong's #5034 - נֵבֶל

Transliteration
nâbêl
Phonetics
naw-bale'  
Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1286
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to be senseless, be foolish

1a) (Qal) to be foolish

1b) (Piel)

1b1) to regard or treat as foolish

1b2) to treat with contempt

2) to sink or drop down, languish, wither and fall, fade

2a) (Qal)

2a1) to sink or drop down

2a2) to fall, wither and fall, fade

2a3) to droop

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 577 ‑ ἀποβάλλω (ap‑ob‑al'‑lo);  634 ‑ ἀποπίπτω (ap‑op‑ip'‑to);  641 ‑ ἀπορίπτω (ap‑or‑hrip'‑to);  2704 ‑ καταφθείρω (kat‑af‑thi'‑ro);  3822 ‑ παλαιόω (pal‑ah‑yo'‑o);  4098 ‑ πίπτω (pip'‑to, pet'‑o);  5351 ‑ φθείρω (fthi'‑ro);  5356 ‑ φθορά (fthor‑ah');  167 ‑ ἀκαθαρσία (ak‑ath‑ar‑see'‑ah);  622 ‑ ἀπόλλυμι (ap‑ol'‑loo‑mee);  818 ‑ ἀτιμάζω (at‑im‑ad'‑zo);  868 ‑ ἀφίστημι (af‑is'‑tay‑mee);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (25) NAS (24) HCS (25)
Exodus 1
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 8
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Exodus 1
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 8
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Exodus 2
Deuteronomy 1
2 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 11
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
BYZ TIS TR
v-pPms 1
v-pi2ms 1
v-pw3ms 1
v-qPfs 3
v-qPms 2
v-qi2ms 1
v-qp3fs 2
v-qp3ms 3
v-qw1cp 1
v-pPms 1
v-pi2ms 1
v-pw3ms 1
v-qPfs 3
v-qPms 2
v-qi2ms 1
v-qp2ms 1
v-qp3fs 2
v-qp3ms 3
v-qw1cp 1
v-pPms 1
v-pi2ms 1
v-pw3ms 1
v-qPfs 3
v-qPms 2
v-qi2ms 1
v-qp2ms 1
v-qp3fs 2
v-qp3ms 3
v-qw1cp 1
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2369) lbn (נבל NBL) AC: Flow CO: ? AB: ?: [from: lb]

V) lbn (נבל NBL) - Fail: To wear out or fade away. KJV (25): (vf: Paal, Piel) fall, esteem, foolishly, nought, vile - Strongs: H5034 (נֵבֶל)

Nm) lbn (נבל NBL) - I. Pitcher:For flowing of liquids. II. Fool:In the sense of fading away. III. Nevel:A musical instrument in the sense of flowing music. KJV (56): psalteries, bottle, viol, flagon, pitcher, vessel, fool, foolish, vile - Strongs: H5035 (נֵבֶל), H5036 (נָבָל)

Nf1) elbn (נבלה NBLH) - I. Carcass:As a flowing away of life. II. Folly:In the sense of fading away. KJV (61): carcass, die, dead, body - Strongs: H5038 (נְבֵלָה), H5039 (נְבָלָה)

Nf4) tflbn (נבלות NBLWT) - Vagina: In the sense of flowing. KJV (1): lewdness - Strongs: H5040 (נַבְלוּת)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. נָבַל verb be senseless, foolish (Late Hebrew נְבָלָה, נַבְלוּת of immodesty; Arabic = (per contra) be noble, distinguished, also be gracious (Frey); Aramaic נְבַל Pa`el reject, despise, see ᵑ7 Nehemiah 3:6; Jeremiah 14:21; in derivatives as Late Hebrew); —

Qal = be foolish Proverbs 30:32 is doubted by Frankenb Toy (where see various renderings), and others, who think text corrupt. Perfect 2 masculine singular נָבַלְתָּ Proverbs 30:32 if thou hast been foolish in lifting up thyself (opposed to זַמּוֺתָ).

Pi`el Perfect 1 singular suffix consecutive וְנִבַּלְתִּיךְ Nahum 3:6; Imperfect 3 masculine singular וַיְנַבֵּל Deuteronomy 32:15; 2 masculine singular תְּנַבֵּל Jeremiah 14:21; Participle מִנַבֵּל Micah 7:6; — regard or treat as a נָבָל (q. v.), i.e. with contumely, with accusative: בֵּן מְנַבֵּל אָב Micah 7:6 son treateth father as a fool (with contumely); ׳וַיְנצוּר Deuteronomy 32:15 and he treated with contumely the Rock of his salvation (i.e. ׳י; "" נטשִׁ); ׳י subject, Nahum 3:6 I will treat thee (Nineveh) with contumely ("" וְהִשְׂלַכְתִּ֫י צָלַיִךְ שִׁקֻּצִים); Jeremiah 14:21 do not treat with contumely the throne of thy glory ("" נאץ).

נָבֵל verb sink or drop down, languish, wither and fall, fade (Late Hebrew id.; Assyrian nabâlu, destroy, Dl HWB 443f. Arabic v, VIII. die; Aramaic נְבֵילָא corpse); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular ׳נ Isaiah 40:7,8; Jeremiah 8:13; 3 feminine singular נָָֽבְלָה Isaiah 24:4 (twice in verse); Imperfect 3 masculine singular יִבּוֺל Psalm 1:3 4t. (on form compare Ges§ 43, 3, R, 1, h Ol§ 246 e) 2 masculine singular תִּבֹּל Exodus 18:18; 3 masculine plural יִבֹּלוּ 2 Samuel 22:46 = Psalm 18:46, יִבּוֺל֑וּן Psalm 37:2; 1 plural וַנָּ֫בֶל Isaiah 64:5 (on form compare Di and Ol§ 236 e); Infinitive absolute נָבֹל Exodus 18:18; construct נְבֹל Isaiah 34:4; Participle נֹבֵל Isaiah 28:1,4; feminine נֹבֶ֫לָת absolute Isaiah 34:4; construct Isaiah 1:30; —

1 sink or drop down, from exhaustion נָבֹל תִּכֹּל Exodus 18:18 (Moses and Israel); from discouragement 2 Samuel 22:46 = Psalm 18:46 (of foreigners, foes of Israel); of mountain הַרנֹֿפֵל יִבּוֺל Job 14:18 (but נָפוֺל יִמּוֺל Lag Proph. Chald. Siegf Baer, after ᵐ5, so Bu [or יִבְלֶה]; Du נָבוֺל יִכּוֺל).

2 usually fall like a leaf, or flower wither and fall, fade: כְּאֵלָה נֹבֶ֫לֶת עֶָ˜להָ Isaiah 1:30 like an oak falling as to it leaves (simile of people of Jerusalem); the host of heaven יִבּוֺל כִּנְבֹל עָלֶהמגֶּפֶן וּכְנֹבֶלֶת מִתְּאֵנָה Isaiah 34:4; עָלֵהוּ׳לֹא יִבּ Ezekiel 47:12 (trees in Ezekiel's vision), so figurative of good man Psalm 1:3; of Israel Jeremiah 8:13, וַנָּ֫בֶל כֶּעָלֶה Isaiah 64:5; also נָבֵל צִיץ Isaiah 40:7,8 (both "" יָבֵשׁ חָצִיר), צִיץ נֹבֵל Isaiah 28:1; compare Isaiah 28:4; of wicked ׳כְּיֶרֶק דֶּשֶׁא יִבּ Psalm 37:2: ("" כֶּחָצִיר יִמָּ֑לוּ); of devastated earth אָֽבְלָה נָָֽבְלָה הָאָרֶַץ אֻמְלְלָה נָָֽבְלָהתֵּבֵ֑ל Isaiah 24:4.

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List of Word Forms
וְנִבַּלְתִּ֑יךְ וַיְנַבֵּ֖ל וַנָּ֤בֶל וּכְנֹבֶ֖לֶת וינבל וכנבלת ונבל ונבלתיך יִבֹּ֑לוּ יִבּ֑וֹל יִבּ֔וֹל יִבּ֨וֹל יִבּוֹלֽוּן׃ יבול יבולון׃ יבלו כִּנְבֹ֤ל כנבל מְנַבֵּ֣ל מנבל נָ֣בֵֽל נָֽבְלָה֙ נָבְלָ֖ה נָבֵ֔ל נָבַ֥לְתָּ נָבֹ֣ל נֹבֵ֖ל נֹבֵל֙ נֹבֶ֣לֶת נבל נבלה נבלת תְּנַבֵּ֖ל תִּבֹּ֔ל תבל תנבל kin·ḇōl kinḇōl kinVol mə·nab·bêl menabBel mənabbêl nā·ḇal·tā nā·ḇə·lāh nā·ḇêl nā·ḇōl nāḇaltā nāḇêl nāḇəlāh nāḇōl naValta Navel naveLah naVol nō·ḇe·leṯ nō·ḇêl nōḇêl nōḇeleṯ noVel noVelet tə·nab·bêl tenabBel tənabbêl tib·bōl tibBol tibbōl ū·ḵə·nō·ḇe·leṯ uchenoVelet ūḵənōḇeleṯ vanNavel vaynabBel venibbalTich wan·nā·ḇel wannāḇel way·nab·bêl waynabbêl wə·nib·bal·tîḵ wənibbaltîḵ yib·bō·lū yib·bō·w·lūn yib·bō·wl yibBol yibBolu yibbōlū yibboLun yibbōwl yibbōwlūn
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