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Lexicon :: Strong's H1478 - gāvaʿ

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גָּוַע
Transliteration
gāvaʿ
Pronunciation
gaw-vah'
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 328

Strong’s Definitions

גָּוַע gâvaʻ, gaw-vah'; a primitive root; to breathe out, i.e. (by implication) expire:—die, be dead, give up the ghost, perish.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's H1478 in the following manner: die (12x), give up the ghost (9x), dead (1x), perish (2x), dead (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's H1478 in the following manner: die (12x), give up the ghost (9x), dead (1x), perish (2x), dead (1x).
  1. to expire, die, perish, give up the ghost, yield up the ghost, be dead, be ready to die

    1. (Qal) to expire, die, be about to die

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
גָּוַע gâvaʻ, gaw-vah'; a primitive root; to breathe out, i.e. (by implication) expire:—die, be dead, give up the ghost, perish.
STRONGS H1478:
גָּוַע verb expire perish, die (compare Arabic bdb015707 be empty, hungry) —
Qal Perfect גָּוַע Numbers 20:29; Joshua 22:20 גָּוָ֑עוּ Lamentations 1:19 גָּוַעְנוּ Numbers 17:27; Numbers 20:3; Imperfect יִגְוַע Job 34:15, יִגְוָ֑ע Genesis 6:17, יִגְוְעוּ Job 36:12, יִגְוָע֑וּ Zechariah 13:8, יִגְוָע֑וּן Psalm 104:28 etc.; Infinitive construct גְּוַע Numbers 20:3 גְּוֺעַ Numbers 17:28; Participle גֹּוֵעַ Psalm 88:16; — expire and die, only P & poetry; וימת ג׳ Genesis 25:8, 17; Genesis 35:29 (all P); || מות Job 3:11; Job 14:10 compare Numbers 17:28 (P); || אבד Numbers 17:27 we expire, we perish (P); || עָנִי Psalm 88:15 (progressive parall.) distressed and about to die; || יאסף אל אבותיו Genesis 49:33; || על־עפר ישׁוב Job 34:15 compare Psalm 104:29; || יִכָּֽרְתוּ Zechariah 13:8; absolute, both prose and (especially) poetry Numbers 20:3 (twice in verse); Numbers 20:29; Joshua 22:20; Genesis 6:17; Genesis 7:21 (all P) Job 10:13; Job 13:19; Job 27:5; Job 36:12; Lamentations 1:19; Job 29:18 עִם־קִנִּי אגוע with my nest shall I die, i.e. in full possession of what is mine, compare Di.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

6:17; 6:17; 7:21; 25:8; 25:17; 35:29; 49:33

Numbers

20:3; 20:3; 20:3; 20:29; 20:29

Joshua

22:20; 22:20

Job

3:11; 10:13; 13:19; 14:10; 27:5; 29:18; 34:15; 34:15; 36:12; 36:12

Psalms

88:15; 88:16; 104:28; 104:29

Lamentations

1:19; 1:19

Zechariah

13:8; 13:8

H1478

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1478 matches the Hebrew גָּוַע (gāvaʿ),
which occurs 24 times in 23 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:17 - “Now behold, I Myself am bringing the flood of water upon the earth, to destroy all flesh in which there is the breath of life, from under heaven; everything that is on the earth shall perish H1478.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:21 - So all [fn]creatures that moved on the earth perished H1478: birds, livestock, animals, and every swarming thing that swarms upon the earth, and all mankind;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:8 - Abraham breathed H1478 his last H1478 and died at a good old age, an old man and satisfied with life; and he was gathered to his people.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:17 - These are the years of the life of Ishmael, 137 years; and he breathed H1478 his last H1478 and died, and was gathered to his people.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:29 - Then Isaac breathed H1478 his last H1478 and died, and was gathered to his people, an old man [fn]of ripe age; and his sons Esau and Jacob buried him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:33 - When Jacob finished commanding his sons, he drew his feet into the bed and breathed H1478 his last H1478, and was gathered to his people.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 17:12 - Then the sons of Israel spoke to Moses, saying, “Behold, we are passing H1478 away H1478, we are perishing, we are all perishing!
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 17:13 - “Everyone who comes near, who comes near to the tabernacle of the LORD, must die. Are we to perish H1478 completely?”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:3 - Then the people argued with Moses and spoke, saying, “If only we had perished H1478 when our brothers perished H1478 before the LORD!
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:29 - When all the congregation saw that Aaron had died H1478, the whole house of Israel wept for Aaron for thirty days.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:20 - ‘Did Achan the son of Zerah not act unfaithfully in the things designated for destruction, and wrath fall on the entire congregation of Israel? So that man did not perish H1478 alone in his guilt.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:11 - “Why did I not die [fn]at birth,
Come out of the womb and pass H1478 away H1478?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:18 - ‘Why then did You bring me out of the womb?
If only I had died H1478 and no eye had seen me!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:19 - “Who could contend with me?
For then I would be silent and die H1478.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:10 - “But a man dies and lies prostrate.
A person passes H1478 away H1478, and where is he?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:5 - “Far be it from me that I should declare you right;
Until I die H1478, I will not [fn]give up my integrity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:18 - “Then I [fn]thought, ‘I will die H1478 with my [fn]family,
And I will multiply my days as the sand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:15 - [fn]Humanity would perish H1478 together,
And mankind would return to dust.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:12 - “But if they do not listen, they will [fn]perish by the sword,
And die H1478 without knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:15 - I was miserable and about to die H1478 from my youth on;
I suffer Your terrors; I grow weary.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:29 - You hide Your face, they are terrified;
You take away their breath, they perish H1478
And return to their dust.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:19 - “I called to my lovers, but they deserted me;
My priests and my elders perished H1478 in the city
While they sought food to restore their [fn]strength themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 13:8 - “And it will come about in all the land,”
Declares the LORD,
“That two parts in it will be cut off and perish H1478;
But the third will be left in it.

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