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Lexicon :: Strong's H3886 - lûaʿ

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לוּעַ
Transliteration
lûaʿ
Pronunciation
loo'-ah
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1098

Variant Spellings

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

Strong’s Definitions

לוּעַ lûwaʻ, loo'-ah; a primitive root; to gulp; figuratively, to be rash:—swallow down (up).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's H3886 in the following manner: swallowed up (1x), swallowed down (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's H3886 in the following manner: swallowed up (1x), swallowed down (1x).
  1. (Qal) to swallow, swallow down

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
לוּעַ lûwaʻ, loo'-ah; a primitive root; to gulp; figuratively, to be rash:—swallow down (up).
STRONGS H3886:
† I. [לוּעַ, or לָעַע] verb swallow, swallow down (Syriac bdb053401, bdb053402 lap or lick up Judges 7:5-7); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person plural וְלָע֫וּ consecutive Obadiah 16 (Ges§ 67 R. 12); — absolute, figurative of nations drinking (cup of judgment). — Hi De talk wildly, see II. לוע; We Now נָעוּ reel, totter (compare Isaiah 24:20; Isaiah 29:9).

† II. [לוּע, or לָעַע] verb talk wildly (MT לָ֑עוּ יָ֫לַע perhaps better would be לָעוּ֫, יִ֫לַע (√ לעה), compare Thes and Arabic bdb053404, bdb053405 make mistakes in talking, BaZMG xii. 1887, 605, 614); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine plural לָ֑עוּ Job 6:3, subject דברים (see Di); Imperfect מוֺקֵשׁ אָדָם יָ֫לַע קֹדֶשׁ Proverbs 20:25 it is a snare to a man that he should rashly cry, Holy ! (construction unusual, and perhaps textual error, compare Frankenberg; on form see Ol§ 243 a Anm; Böi. 296i. 375 f. derive from לעע; Str., Hiph. from לעע).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Judges

7:5; 7:6; 7:7

Job

6:3

Proverbs

20:25

Isaiah

24:20; 29:9

Obadiah

1:16

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3886 matches the Hebrew לוּעַ (lûaʿ),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:3 - For now it would be heavier than the sand of the sea: therefore my words are swallowed up. H3886
Unchecked Copy BoxOba 1:16 - For as ye have drunk upon my holy mountain, so shall all the heathen drink continually, yea, they shall drink, and they shall swallow down, H3886 and they shall be as though they had not been.

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