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Lexicon :: Strong's H15 - 'āḇâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 3

Variant Spellings

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

Strong’s Definitions

אָבֶה ʼâbeh, aw-beh'; from H14; longing:—desire.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's H15 in the following manner: desire (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's H15 in the following manner: desire (1x).
  1. entreat, longing, desire

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָבֶה ʼâbeh, aw-beh'; from H14; longing:—desire.
STRONGS H15: Abbreviations
† [בָּיַי, בַּי] verb entreat (Arabic بَىَّ come as suppliant, entreat, still current in the Hauran: see Wetzst in DeJob 34:36), of which (probably) אָבִי Job 34:36 is 1st person singular imperfect (used dialectically): אָבִי יִבְּחֵן אִיּוֺב would that (literally I entreat that) Job were tried!
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Strong's Number H15 matches the Hebrew אָבָה ('āḇâ),
which occurs 1 times in 1 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:36 - My desire H15 is that Job may be tried unto the end because of his answers for wicked men.
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