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Lexicon :: Strong's H5753 - `avah

עָוָה
Transliteration
`avah
Pronunciation
ä·vä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1577

Strong’s Definitions

עָוָה ʻâvâh, aw-vaw'; a primitive root; to crook, literally or figuratively:—do amiss, bow down, make crooked, commit iniquity, pervert, (do) perverse(-ly), trouble, × turn, do wickedly, do wrong.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H5753 in the following manner: iniquity (4x), perverse (2x), perversely (2x), perverted (2x), amiss (1x), turn (1x), crooked (1x), bowed down (1x), troubled (1x), wickedly (1x), wrong (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H5753 in the following manner: iniquity (4x), perverse (2x), perversely (2x), perverted (2x), amiss (1x), turn (1x), crooked (1x), bowed down (1x), troubled (1x), wickedly (1x), wrong (1x).
  1. to bend, twist, distort

    1. (Niphal) to be bent, be bowed down, be twisted, be perverted

    2. (Piel) to twist, distort

    3. (Hiphil) to do perversely

  2. to commit iniquity, do wrong, pervert

    1. (Qal) to do wrong, commit iniquity

    2. (Hiphil) to commit iniquity

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָוָה ʻâvâh, aw-vaw'; a primitive root; to crook, literally or figuratively:—do amiss, bow down, make crooked, commit iniquity, pervert, (do) perverse(-ly), trouble, × turn, do wickedly, do wrong.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5753 matches the Hebrew עָוָה (`avah),
which occurs 17 times in 17 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:30 - Then Saul's anger was kindled against Jonathan, and he said unto him, Thou son of the perverse H5753 rebellious woman, do not I know that thou hast chosen the son of Jesse to thine own confusion, and unto the confusion of thy mother's nakedness?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:14 - I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commit iniquity, H5753 I will chasten him with the rod of men, and with the stripes of the children of men:
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:19 - And said unto the king, Let not my lord impute iniquity unto me, neither do thou remember that which thy servant did perversely H5753 the day that my lord the king went out of Jerusalem, that the king should take it to his heart.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 24:17 - And David spake unto the LORD when he saw the angel that smote the people, and said, Lo, I have sinned, and I have done wickedly: H5753 but these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, be against me, and against my father's house.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:47 - Yet if they shall bethink themselves in the land whither they were carried captives, and repent, and make supplication unto thee in the land of them that carried them captives, saying, We have sinned, and have done perversely, H5753 we have committed wickedness;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:37 - Yet if they bethink themselves in the land whither they are carried captive, and turn and pray unto thee in the land of their captivity, saying, We have sinned, we have done amiss, H5753 and have dealt wickedly;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:16 - And Memucan answered before the king and the princes, Vashti the queen hath not done wrong H5753 to the king only, but also to all the princes, and to all the people that are in all the provinces of the king Ahasuerus.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:27 - He looketh upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted H5753 that which was right, and it profited me not;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:6 - I am troubled; H5753 I am bowed down greatly; I go mourning all the day long.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:6 - We have sinned with our fathers, we have committed iniquity, H5753 we have done wickedly.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:8 - A man shall be commended according to his wisdom: but he that is of a perverse H5753 heart shall be despised.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:3 - Therefore are my loins filled with pain: pangs have taken hold upon me, as the pangs of a woman that travaileth: I was bowed down H5753 at the hearing of it; I was dismayed at the seeing of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:1 - Behold, the LORD maketh the earth empty, and maketh it waste, and turneth H5753 it upside down, and scattereth abroad the inhabitants thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:21 - A voice was heard upon the high places, weeping and supplications of the children of Israel: for they have perverted H5753 their way, and they have forgotten the LORD their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:5 - And they will deceive every one his neighbour, and will not speak the truth: they have taught their tongue to speak lies, and weary themselves to commit iniquity. H5753
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:9 - He hath inclosed my ways with hewn stone, he hath made my paths crooked. H5753
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:5 - We have sinned, and have committed iniquity, H5753 and have done wickedly, and have rebelled, even by departing from thy precepts and from thy judgments:

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