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Lexicon :: Strong's H3887 - luwts

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לוּץ
Transliteration
luwts
Pronunciation
lüts (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1113

Variant Spellings

The following spelling is supported by Strongs and Gesenius: לוץ.

Strong’s Definitions

לוּץ lûwts, loots; a primitive root; properly, to make mouths at, i.e. to scoff; hence (from the effort to pronounce a foreign language) to interpret, or (generally) intercede:—ambassador, have in derision, interpreter, make a mock, mocker, scorn(-er, -ful), teacher.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x

The KJV translates Strong's H3887 in the following manner: scorner (14x), scorn (4x), interpreter (2x), mocker (2x), ambassadors (1x), derision (1x), mock (1x), scornful (1x), teachers (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 27x
The KJV translates Strong's H3887 in the following manner: scorner (14x), scorn (4x), interpreter (2x), mocker (2x), ambassadors (1x), derision (1x), mock (1x), scornful (1x), teachers (1x).
  1. to scorn, make mouths at, talk arrogantly

    1. (Qal)

      1. to boast

      2. to scorn

    2. (Hiphil)

      1. to mock, deride

      2. to interpret (language)

        1. interpreter (participle)

        2. ambassador (fig.)

    3. (Hithpalpel) to be inflated, scoff, act as a scorner, show oneself a mocker

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
לוּץ lûwts, loots; a primitive root; properly, to make mouths at, i.e. to scoff; hence (from the effort to pronounce a foreign language) to interpret, or (generally) intercede:—ambassador, have in derision, interpreter, make a mock, mocker, scorn(-er, -ful), teacher.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3887 matches the Hebrew לוּץ (luwts),
which occurs 27 times in 26 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:23 - And they knew not that Joseph understood them; for he spake unto them by an interpreter. H3887
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:31 - Howbeit in the business of the ambassadors H3887 of the princes of Babylon, who sent unto him to enquire of the wonder that was done in the land, God left him, to try him, that he might know all that was in his heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 16:20 - My friends scorn H3887 me: but mine eye poureth out tears unto God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:23 - If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, H3887 one among a thousand, to shew unto man his uprightness:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 1:1 - Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. H3887
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:51 - The proud have had me greatly in derision: H3887 yet have I not declined from thy law.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:22 - How long, ye simple ones, will ye love simplicity? and the scorners H3887 delight in their scorning, and fools hate knowledge?
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:34 - Surely he scorneth H3887 the scorners: H3887 but he giveth grace unto the lowly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:7 - He that reproveth a scorner H3887 getteth to himself shame: and he that rebuketh a wicked man getteth himself a blot.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:8 - Reprove not a scorner, H3887 lest he hate thee: rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:12 - If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself: but if thou scornest, H3887 thou alone shalt bear it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:1 - A wise son heareth his father's instruction: but a scorner H3887 heareth not rebuke.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:6 - A scorner H3887 seeketh wisdom, and findeth it not: but knowledge is easy unto him that understandeth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 14:9 - Fools make a mock H3887 at sin: but among the righteous there is favour.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:12 - A scorner H3887 loveth not one that reproveth him: neither will he go unto the wise.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:25 - Smite a scorner, H3887 and the simple will beware: and reprove one that hath understanding, and he will understand knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:28 - An ungodly witness scorneth H3887 judgment: and the mouth of the wicked devoureth iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:29 - Judgments are prepared for scorners, H3887 and stripes for the back of fools.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 20:1 - Wine is a mocker, H3887 strong drink is raging: and whosoever is deceived thereby is not wise.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:11 - When the scorner H3887 is punished, the simple is made wise: and when the wise is instructed, he receiveth knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:24 - Proud and haughty scorner H3887 is his name, who dealeth in proud wrath.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:10 - Cast out the scorner, H3887 and contention shall go out; yea, strife and reproach shall cease.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:9 - The thought of foolishness is sin: and the scorner H3887 is an abomination to men.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:22 - Now therefore be ye not mockers, H3887 lest your bands be made strong: for I have heard from the Lord GOD of hosts a consumption, even determined upon the whole earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:20 - For the terrible one is brought to nought, and the scorner H3887 is consumed, and all that watch for iniquity are cut off:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:27 - Thy first father hath sinned, and thy teachers H3887 have transgressed against me.
 
 
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