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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5689 - עָגַב

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

1) (Qal) to have inordinate affection or lust

1a) lust (participle)

1b) paramours (participle as subst)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2007 ‑ ἐπιτίθημι (ep‑ee‑tith'‑ay‑mee);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (7) NAS (7) HCS (7)
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 6
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 6
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 6
v-qPmp 1
v-qp3fs 3
v-qw3fs 2
v-qw3fsXa 1
v-qPmp 1
v-qp3fs 3
v-qw3fs 2
v-qw3fsXa 1
v-qPmp 1
v-qp3fs 3
v-qw3fs 2
v-qw3fsXa 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2523) bco (אהגב AhGB) AC: Lust CO: ? AB: ?

V) bco (אהגב AhGB) - Lust: KJV (7): (vf: Paal, Participle) dote, lover - Strongs: H5689 (עָגַב)

Nm) bco (אהגב AhGB) - Lust: KJV (2): love, lovely - Strongs: H5690 (עֲגָבִים)

Nf1) ebco (אהגבה AhGBH) - Lustfulness: KJV (1): love - Strongs: H5691 (עֲגָבָה)

om) bcfo (אהוגב AhWGB) - Ugav: A musical instrument. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (4): organ, flute, pipe - Strongs: H5748 (עֻגָּב)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [עָגַב] verb have inordinate affection, lust (compare Arabic wonder, admire, beloved; and (on sens. obsc. in Late Hebrew) Levy NHWB iii. 616); —

Qal Perfect 3 feminine singular עָֽגְבָה Ezekiel 23:7,9,12; Imperfect 3 feminine singular וַתַּעְגַּב Ezekiel 23:5, + Ezekiel 23:16 Kt (Qr וַתַּעְגְּבָה), וַתַּעְגְּבָּה Ezekiel 23:20 (Ew§ 191 c Ol§ 228 b); Participle plural עֹגְבִים Jeremiah 4:30; — lust after (עַלֿ), only in figure of relations of Samaria and Jerusalem (personified) with foreigners Ezekiel 23:5,9,12,16,20, so with accusative Ezekiel 23:7; participle as substantive paramours Jeremiah 4:30.

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List of Word Forms
וַֽתַּעְגְּבָ֔ה וַתַּעְגַּב֙ וַתַּעְגְּבָ֥ה ותעגב ותעגבה עָֽגְבָ֛ה עָגְבָ֖ה עָגָ֜בָה עֹגְבִ֖ים עגבה עגבים ‘ā·ḡā·ḇāh ‘ā·ḡə·ḇāh ‘āḡāḇāh ‘āḡəḇāh ‘ō·ḡə·ḇîm ‘ōḡəḇîm aGavah ageVah ogeVim vattaGav vattageVah wat·ta‘·gaḇ wat·ta‘·gə·ḇāh watta‘gaḇ watta‘gəḇāh
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