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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5445 - סָבַל

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to bear, bear a load, drag oneself along

1a) (Qal) to bear (a load)

1b) (Pual) laden (participle)

1c) (Hithpael) to make oneself a burden, drag oneself along

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 430 ‑ ἀνέχω (an‑ekh'‑om‑ahee);  353 ‑ ἀναλαμβάνω (an‑al‑am‑ban'‑o);  399 ‑ ἀναφέρω (an‑af‑er'‑o);  5254 ‑ ὑπέχω (hoop‑ekh'‑o);  3975 ‑ παχύνω (pakh‑oo'‑no);  1679 ‑ ἐλπίζω (el‑pid'‑zo);  4327 ‑ προσδέχομαι (pros‑dekh'‑om‑ahee);  4328 ‑ προσδοκάω (pros‑dok‑ah'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (9) NAS (9) HCS (8)
Genesis 1
Psalms 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Isaiah 4
Lamentations 1
Genesis 1
Psalms 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Isaiah 4
Lamentations 1
Genesis 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Isaiah 5
Lamentations 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2460) lbx (סבל SBL) AC: Carry CO: Burden AB: ?: [from: lx- raising]

V) lbx (סבל SBL) - Carry: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (10): (vf: Paal, Hitpael, Pual, Participle) carry, bear, labour, burden - Strongs: H5445 (סָבַל), H5446 (סְבַל)

Nm) lbx (סבל SBL) - Burden: KJV (8): burden, charge - Strongs: H5447 (סֵבֶל), H5449 (סַבָּל)

Nf1) elbx (סבלה SBLH) - Burden: KJV (6): burden - Strongs: H5450 (סִבְלוֹת)

gm) lbfx (סובל SWBL) - Burden: KJV (3): burden - Strongs: H5448 (סֻבָּל)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [סָבַל] verb bear a heavy load (Late Hebrew id.; Arabic סְבַל id.; compare also below זבל above); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular suffix סְבָלָם Isaiah 53:4; 1 plural סָבָ֑לְנוּ Lamentations 5:7; — Imperfect 3 masculine singular יִסְבֹּל Isaiah 53:11; 1 singular אֶסְבֹּל Isaiah 46:4; 3 masculine plural suffix יִסְבְּלֻהוּ Isaiah 46:7; Infinitive construct לִסְבֹּל Genesis 49:15; — bear a load, וַיֵּט שִׁכְמוֺ לִסְבֹּל Genesis 49:15 (poem in J; of Issachar under figure of ass); of carrying an idol Isaiah 46:7; of ׳י carrying Israel Isaiah 46:4; Isaiah 46:4; servant of ׳י carrying load of pain Isaiah 53:4 and guilt Isaiah 53:11; Israel bearing iniquities of fathers Lamentations 5:7.

Pu`al Participle plural מְסֻבָּלִים laden, Psalm 144:14 (i.e. pregnant Ges Hi Ew Hup-Now Che and others; perhaps better, token of abundant harvest, so many, see especially Bae).

Hithpa`el Imperfect וְיִסְתַּכֵּל הֶחָגָב Ecclesiastes 12:5 drag oneself along, as a burden (see חָגָב).

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List of Word Forms
אֶסְבֹּ֑ל אֶסְבֹּ֖ל אסבל וְיִסְתַּבֵּ֣ל ויסתבל יִסְבְּלֻ֜הוּ יִסְבֹּֽל׃ יסבל׃ יסבלהו לִסְבֹּ֔ל לסבל מְֽסֻבָּ֫לִ֥ים מסבלים סְבָלָ֑ם סָבָֽלְנוּ׃ סבלם סבלנו׃ ’es·bōl ’esbōl esBol lis·bōl lisBol lisbōl mə·sub·bā·lîm mesubBaLim məsubbālîm sā·ḇā·lə·nū sāḇālənū saValnu sə·ḇā·lām səḇālām sevaLam veyistabBel wə·yis·tab·bêl wəyistabbêl yis·bə·lu·hū yis·bōl yisbeLuhu yisbəluhū yisBol yisbōl
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