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Lexicon :: Strong's H2974 - ya'al

יָאַל
Transliteration
ya'al
Pronunciation
yä·al' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root [probably rather the same as יָאַל (H2973) through the idea of mental weakness]
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 831

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's H2974 in the following manner: content (7x), please (4x), would (3x), taken upon me (2x), began (1x), assayed (1x), willingly (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to begin, make a beginning, show willingness, undertake to do, be pleased, be determined

    1. (Hiphil)

      1. to agree to, show willingness, acquiesce, accept an invitation, be willing

      2. to undertake

      3. to resolve, be pleased, be determined

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָאַל yâʼal, yaw-al'; a primitive root (probably rather the same as H2973 through the idea of mental weakness); properly, to yield, especially assent; hence (positive) to undertake as an act of volition:—assay, begin, be content, please, take upon, × willingly, would.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Strong's Number H2974 matches the Hebrew יָאַל (ya'al),
which occurs 19 times in 19 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

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And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have taken upon me H2974 to speak unto the Lord, which am but dust and ashes:

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And he said, Behold now, I have taken upon me H2974 to speak unto the Lord: Peradventure there shall be twenty found there. And he said, I will not destroy it for twenty's sake.

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And Moses was content H2974 to dwell with the man: and he gave Moses Zipporah his daughter.

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On this side Jordan, in the land of Moab, began H2974 Moses to declare this law, saying,

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And Joshua said, Alas, O Lord GOD, wherefore hast thou at all brought this people over Jordan, to deliver us into the hand of the Amorites, to destroy us? would to God we had been content, H2974 and dwelt on the other side Jordan!

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Yet the children of Manasseh could not drive out the inhabitants of those cities; but the Canaanites would H2974 dwell in that land.

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Neither did Manasseh drive out the inhabitants of Bethshean and her towns, nor Taanach and her towns, nor the inhabitants of Dor and her towns, nor the inhabitants of Ibleam and her towns, nor the inhabitants of Megiddo and her towns: but the Canaanites would H2974 dwell in that land.

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But the Amorites would H2974 dwell in mount Heres in Aijalon, and in Shaalbim: yet the hand of the house of Joseph prevailed, so that they became tributaries.

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And the Levite was content H2974 to dwell with the man; and the young man was unto him as one of his sons.

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And they sat down, and did eat and drink both of them together: for the damsel's father had said unto the man, Be content, H2974 I pray thee, and tarry all night, and let thine heart be merry.

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For the LORD will not forsake his people for his great name's sake: because it hath pleased H2974 the LORD to make you his people.

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And David girded his sword upon his armour, and he assayed H2974 to go; for he had not proved it. And David said unto Saul, I cannot go with these; for I have not proved them. And David put them off him.

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Therefore now let it please H2974 thee to bless the house of thy servant, that it may continue for ever before thee: for thou, O Lord GOD, hast spoken it: and with thy blessing let the house of thy servant be blessed for ever.

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And Naaman said, Be content, H2974 take two talents. And he urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of garments, and laid them upon two of his servants; and they bare them before him.

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And one said, Be content, H2974 I pray thee, and go with thy servants. And he answered, I will go.

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Now therefore let it please H2974 thee to bless the house of thy servant, that it may be before thee for ever: for thou blessest, O LORD, and it shall be blessed for ever.

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Even that it would please H2974 God to destroy me; that he would let loose his hand, and cut me off!

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Now therefore be content, H2974 look upon me; for it is evident unto you if I lie.

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Ephraim is oppressed and broken in judgment, because he willingly H2974 walked after the commandment.
 
 
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