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Lexicon :: Strong's H2986 - yāḇal

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 835

Strong’s Definitions

יָבַל yâbal, yaw-bal'; a primitive root; properly, to flow; causatively, to bring (especially with pomp):—bring (forth), carry, lead (forth).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's H2986 in the following manner: bring (11x), carry (4x), bring forth (1x), lead forth (1x), lead (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's H2986 in the following manner: bring (11x), carry (4x), bring forth (1x), lead forth (1x), lead (1x).
  1. to bring, lead, carry, conduct, bear along

    1. (Hiphil)

      1. to bear along, bring

      2. to carry away, lead away

      3. to lead, conduct

    2. (Hophal)

      1. to be borne along

      2. to be borne (to the grave)

      3. to be brought, be led, be conducted

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָבַל yâbal, yaw-bal'; a primitive root; properly, to flow; causatively, to bring (especially with pomp):—bring (forth), carry, lead (forth).
† [יָבַל] verb
Hiph. conduct, bear along, especially in procession (Aramaic יַבֵּל, אוֺבִיל id., bdb038404 Pa. lead along, also Ethpa.; Aph. lead, conduct; Zinjirli יבל id., DHMSendsch. Glossary; Assyrian abâlu (ובל), bring, conduct, COTGlossary DlPr 122 ff.; Arabic bdb038405 is run vehemently (of horse), pursue sharply, pour down rain, bdb038501 violent rain) —
Hiph. Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix יוֺבִילֵנִי Psalm 60:11; Psalm 108:11; 1st person singular suffix אוֺבִילֵם Jeremiah 31:9; 3rd person masculine plural יוֺבִילוּ Psalm 68:30; יֹבִילוּ Psalm 76:12 (jussive); יוֺבִלוּן Zephaniah 3:10; suffix יֹבִלוּהָ Isaiah 23:7; —
1. bear along offerings, with accusative of thing, Zephaniah 3:10; with ל person Psalm 68:30; Psalm 76:12.
2. carry away, only רַגְלֶיהָ מֵרָחוֺק לָגוּר י׳ Isaiah 23:7 her feet used to carry her far away to sojourn (of Tyre as colonizing and trading city).
3. lead, conduct, with object as suffix, of returning exiles Jeremiah 31:9; triumphant army, followed by accusative of location, Psalm 60:11 = Psalm 108:11.
Hoph. Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יוּבַל(ֿׅ Isaiah 18:7; Jeremiah 11:19; יוּבָ֑ל Hosea 12:2 + 3 times; 3rd person feminine singular תּוּבַל Psalm 45:15; 1st person singular אוּבָ֑ל Job 10:19; 3rd person masculine plural יוּבָ֑לוּ Job 21:30; 3rd person feminine plural תּוּבַלְנָה Psalm 45:16; 2nd person masculine plural תּוּבָל֑וּן Isaiah 55:12; —
1. be borne along: of things, followed by לְ, a gift Isaiah 18:7; idol Hosea 10:6; oil Hosea 12:2.
2. be borne to the grave: מִבֶּטֶן לַקֶּבֶר אוּבָ֑ל Job 10:19; לִקְבָרוֺת יוּבָ֑ל Job 21:32.
3. be led, conducted, followed by לְ, Psalm 45:15; Jeremiah 11:19; Isaiah 53:7; absolute Psalm 45:16; be led forth (from captivity in Babylon) Isaiah 55:12, absolute (|| יצא); the wicked (for judgment) absolute Job 21:30.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H2987.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2986 matches the Hebrew יָבַל (yāḇal),
which occurs 18 times in 18 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:19 -
I should have been as though I had not been;
I should have been carried from the womb to the grave.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:30 -
That the evil man is reserved to the day of calamity?
That they are led forth to the day of wrath?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:32 -
Yet shall he be borne to the grave,
And men shall keep watch over the tomb.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:14 -
She shall be led unto the king in broidered work:
The virgins her companions that follow her
Shall be brought unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:15 -
With gladness and rejoicing shall they be led:
They shall enter into the king’s palace.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 60:9 -
Who will bring me into the strong city?
Who hath led me unto Edom?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:29 -
Because of thy temple at Jerusalem
Kings shall bring presents unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 76:11 -
Vow, and pay unto Jehovah your God:
Let all that are round about him bring presents unto him that ought to be feared.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 108:10 -
Who will bring me into the fortified city?
Who hath led me unto Edom?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 18:7 - In that time shall a present be brought unto Jehovah of hosts from a people tall and smooth, even from a people terrible from their beginning onward, a nation that meteth out and treadeth down, whose land the rivers divide, to the place of the name of Jehovah of hosts, the mount Zion.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:7 - Is this your joyous city, whose antiquity is of ancient days, whose feet carried her afar off to sojourn?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:7 - He was oppressed, yet when he was afflicted he opened not his mouth; as a lamb that is led to the slaughter, and as a sheep that before its shearers is dumb, so he opened not his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:12 - For ye shall go out with joy, and be led forth with peace: the mountains and the hills shall break forth before you into singing; and all the trees of the fields shall clap their hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 11:19 - But I was like a gentle lamb that is led to the slaughter; and I knew not that they had devised devices against me, saying, Let us destroy the tree with the fruit thereof, and let us cut him off from the land of the living, that his name may be no more remembered.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:9 - They shall come with weeping; and with supplications will I lead them: I will cause them to walk by rivers of waters, in a straight way wherein they shall not stumble; for I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim is my first-born.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:6 - It also shall be carried unto Assyria for a present to king Jareb: Ephraim shall receive shame, and Israel shall be ashamed of his own counsel.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:1 - Ephraim feedeth on wind, and followeth after the east wind: he continually multiplieth lies and desolation; and they make a covenant with Assyria, and oil is carried into Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 3:10 - From beyond the rivers of Ethiopia my suppliants, even the daughter of my dispersed, shall bring mine offering.

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