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Lexicon :: Strong's H3015 - yāḡôn

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 839a

Strong’s Definitions

יָגוֹן yâgôwn, yaw-gohn'; from H3013; affliction:—grief, sorrow.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H3015 in the following manner: sorrow (12x), grief (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H3015 in the following manner: sorrow (12x), grief (2x).
  1. grief, sorrow, anguish

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָגוֹן yâgôwn, yaw-gohn'; from H3013; affliction:—grief, sorrow.
STRONGS H3015: Abbreviations
יָגוֺן noun [masculine] grief, sorrow; — absolute יָגוֺן Genesis 42:38 + 12 times; suffix (מִ)יגוֺנָם Jeremiah 31:13; — sorrow, Genesis 42:38; Genesis 44:31 (J), Psalm 13:3; Jeremiah 8:18; || אֲנָחָה Psalm 31:11; Isaiah 35:10; Isaiah 51:11; compare Psalm 107:39 (|| עֹצֶר, רָעָה), Psalm 116:3 (|| צָרָה), Jeremiah 20:18 (|| עָמָל), Jeremiah 31:13 (|| אֵבֶל, opposed to שִׂמַּחְתִּים), Jeremiah 45:3 (|| מַכְאֹבִי), Ezekiel 23:33 (|| שִׁכָּרוֺן, but Co.; שׁברון with Manuscripts; compare Ezekiel 21:11); Esther 9:22 (opposed to שִׂמְחָה).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


42:38; 42:38; 44:31




13:3; 31:11; 107:39; 116:3


35:10; 51:11


8:18; 20:18; 31:13; 31:13; 45:3


21:11; 23:33


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3015 matches the Hebrew יָגוֹן (yāḡôn),
which occurs 14 times in 14 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:38 - And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he is left alone: if mischief befall him by the way in the which ye go, then shall ye bring down my gray hairs with sorrow H3015 to the grave.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:31 - It shall come to pass, when he seeth that the lad is not with us, that he will die: and thy servants shall bring down the gray hairs of thy servant our father with sorrow H3015 to the grave.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:22 - As the days wherein the Jews rested from their enemies, and the month which was turned unto them from sorrow H3015 to joy, and from mourning into a good day: that they should make them days of feasting and joy, and of sending portions one to another, and gifts to the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:2 - How long shall I take counsel in my soul, having sorrow H3015 in my heart daily? how long shall mine enemy be exalted over me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:10 - For my life is spent with grief, H3015 and my years with sighing: my strength faileth because of mine iniquity, and my bones are consumed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 107:39 - Again, they are minished and brought low through oppression, affliction, and sorrow. H3015
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:3 - The sorrows of death compassed me, and the pains of hell gat hold upon me: I found trouble and sorrow. H3015
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 35:10 - And the ransomed of the LORD shall return, and come to Zion with songs and everlasting joy upon their heads: they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow H3015 and sighing shall flee away.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:11 - Therefore the redeemed of the LORD shall return, and come with singing unto Zion; and everlasting joy shall be upon their head: they shall obtain gladness and joy; and sorrow H3015 and mourning shall flee away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:18 - When I would comfort myself against sorrow, H3015 my heart is faint in me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 20:18 - Wherefore came I forth out of the womb to see labour and sorrow, H3015 that my days should be consumed with shame?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:13 - Then shall the virgin rejoice in the dance, both young men and old together: for I will turn their mourning into joy, and will comfort them, and make them rejoice from their sorrow. H3015
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 45:3 - Thou didst say, Woe is me now! for the LORD hath added grief H3015 to my sorrow; I fainted in my sighing, and I find no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:33 - Thou shalt be filled with drunkenness and sorrow, H3015 with the cup of astonishment and desolation, with the cup of thy sister Samaria.
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