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Lexicon :: Strong's H3018 - yᵊḡîaʿ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 842e

Strong’s Definitions

יְגִיעַ yᵉgîyaʻ, yeg-ee'-ah; from H3021; toil; hence, a work, produce, property (as the result of labor):—labour, work.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H3018 in the following manner: labour (15x), work (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H3018 in the following manner: labour (15x), work (1x).
  1. toil, work

  2. product, produce, acquired property (as a result of work)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יְגִיעַ yᵉgîyaʻ, yeg-ee'-ah; from H3021; toil; hence, a work, produce, property (as the result of labor):—labour, work.
STRONGS H3018: Abbreviations
יְגִיעַ] noun masculine toil, product; — construct יְגִיעַ Genesis 31:42 5 times; suffix יְגִיעֲךָ Deuteronomy 28:33; יְגִיעֶ֑ךָ Job 39:11; יְגִיעֵךְ Ezekiel 23:29; יְגִיעוֺ Psalm 109:11; Nehemiah 5:13;יְגִיעָהּ Job 39:16; Jeremiah 20:5 וִיגִיעֲכֶם Isaiah 55:2; וִיגִיעָם Psalm 78:46; plural suffix יְגִיעַי Hosea 12:9 (but יְגִיעָיו Greek Version of the LXX Che); —
1. toil, כַּפַּיִם יג׳ Genesis 31:42 (E; || עֳנִי), Job 39:11 (= husbandry), laying of eggs Job 39:16.
2. result of toil, product, produce, acquired property; יְגִיעַי Hosea 12:9 (|| אוֺן, on text see above), Deuteronomy 28:33 (|| אדמתך פְּרִי), Psalm 78:46 (|| יְבוּל); כַּפַּיִם יְגִיעַ Psalm 128:2, Haggai 1:11 (|| דָּגָן, תִּירוֺשׁ, יִצְהָר, אֲשֶׁר תּוֺצִיא הָאֲדָמָה, אָדָם, בְּחֵמָה); Nehemiah 5:13 (|| בית), Psalm 109:11 (|| כלאֿשׁרלֿוֺ), Isaiah 45:14 (יגיע מצרים, || סַחַרכּֿוּשׁ), Isaiah 55:2 (|| כֶּסֶף), Jeremiah 3:24 (|| צאֹן בָּקָר, בָּנִים, בָּנוֺת), Jeremiah 20:5 (|| חֹסֶן, יָקָר, of city), Ezekiel 23:29; of Job as product of God's hands (כַּפֶּיךָ יְג׳) Job 10:3.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


31:42; 31:42


28:33; 28:33


5:13; 5:13


10:3; 39:11; 39:11; 39:16; 39:16


78:46; 78:46; 109:11; 109:11; 128:2


45:14; 55:2; 55:2


3:24; 20:5; 20:5


23:29; 23:29


12:9; 12:9




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3018 matches the Hebrew יְגִיעַ (yᵊḡîaʿ),
which occurs 16 times in 16 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:42 - Except the God of my father, the God of Abraham, and the fear of Isaac, had been with me, surely thou hadst sent me away now empty. God hath seen mine affliction and the labour H3018 of my hands, and rebuked thee yesternight.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:33 - The fruit of thy land, and all thy labours, H3018 shall a nation which thou knowest not eat up; and thou shalt be only oppressed and crushed alway:
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:13 - Also I shook my lap, and said, So God shake out every man from his house, and from his labour, H3018 that performeth not this promise, even thus be he shaken out, and emptied. And all the congregation said, Amen, and praised the LORD. And the people did according to this promise.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:3 - Is it good unto thee that thou shouldest oppress, that thou shouldest despise the work H3018 of thine hands, and shine upon the counsel of the wicked?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:11 - Wilt thou trust him, because his strength is great? or wilt thou leave thy labour H3018 to him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 39:16 - She is hardened against her young ones, as though they were not hers: her labour H3018 is in vain without fear;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:46 - He gave also their increase unto the caterpiller, and their labour H3018 unto the locust.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:11 - Let the extortioner catch all that he hath; and let the strangers spoil his labour. H3018
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:2 - For thou shalt eat the labour H3018 of thine hands: happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:14 - Thus saith the LORD, The labour H3018 of Egypt, and merchandise of Ethiopia and of the Sabeans, men of stature, shall come over unto thee, and they shall be thine: they shall come after thee; in chains they shall come over, and they shall fall down unto thee, they shall make supplication unto thee, saying, Surely God is in thee; and there is none else, there is no God.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:2 - Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour H3018 for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:24 - For shame hath devoured the labour H3018 of our fathers from our youth; their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 20:5 - Moreover I will deliver all the strength of this city, and all the labours H3018 thereof, and all the precious things thereof, and all the treasures of the kings of Judah will I give into the hand of their enemies, which shall spoil them, and take them, and carry them to Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:29 - And they shall deal with thee hatefully, and shall take away all thy labour, H3018 and shall leave thee naked and bare: and the nakedness of thy whoredoms shall be discovered, both thy lewdness and thy whoredoms.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:8 - And Ephraim said, Yet I am become rich, I have found me out substance: in all my labours H3018 they shall find none iniquity in me that were sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxHag 1:11 - And I called for a drought upon the land, and upon the mountains, and upon the corn, and upon the new wine, and upon the oil, and upon that which the ground bringeth forth, and upon men, and upon cattle, and upon all the labour H3018 of the hands.
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