Search Bible
Click for Help   Click for QuickNav   Click for Advanced Search Options
Search KJV
Your Bible Version is the KJV
Go to Top
Link to This Page Cite This Page
Share this page Follow the BLB
Printable Page
Left Context Bar Edge 1Left Context Bar BackgroundLeft Context Bar Edge 2Previous Strongs NumberCopy VersesCopy OptionsShow StrongsRed Letter OnNext Strongs NumberRight Context Bar Edge 2Right Context Bar BackgroundRight Context Bar Edge 1
The Blue Letter Bible
BLB Searches
Search the Bible
Search KJV

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval
Search KJV

Let's Connect
Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan

Lexicon :: Strong's H4341 - maḵ'ōḇ

Choose a new font size and typeface
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 940b

Strong’s Definitions

מַכְאֹב makʼôb, mak-obe'; sometimes מַכְאוֹב makʼôwb; also (feminine Isaiah 53:3) מַכְאֹבָה makʼôbâh; from H3510; anguish or (figuratively) affliction:—grief, pain, sorrow.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H4341 in the following manner: sorrow (12x), pain (2x), grief (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H4341 in the following manner: sorrow (12x), pain (2x), grief (2x).
  1. pain, sorrow

    1. pain (physical)

    2. pain (mental)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מַכְאֹב makʼôb, mak-obe'; sometimes מַכְאוֹב makʼôwb; also (feminine Isaiah 53:3) מַכְאֹבָה makʼôbâh; from H3510; anguish or (figuratively) affliction:—grief, pain, sorrow.
מַכְאוֺב noun masculinePsalm 32:10 pain; — מ׳ absolute Ecclesiastes 1:18 + 2 times; construct Psalm 69:27; suffix מַכְאוֺבִי (מַכְאֹבִי) Psalm 38:18 + 3 times, etc.; plural מַכְאוֺבִים Psalm 32:10; Ecclesiastes 2:23; מַכְאֹבוֺת Isaiah 53:3; suffix מַכְאֹבָיו Exodus 3:7; מַכְאֹבֵינוּ Isaiah 53:4; —
1. pain, physical, Exodus 3:7 (|| עֳנִי; compare נֹגְשָׂיו מִפְּנֵי in context); 2 Chronicles 6:29 (|| נֶגַע); Job 33:19.
2. of mental pain, Psalm 32:10 (of troubles of wicked), of Babylon Jeremiah 51:8; Psalm 38:18; Psalm 69:27 (as result of sin; of י׳'s servant); in י׳'s word to Baruch Jeremiah 45:3 (|| יָגוֺן, אֲנָחָה), compare of Israel in distress Jeremiah 30:15 (|| שֵׁבֶר), of Jerusalem Lamentations 1:12 (twice in verse); Lamentations 1:18, Ecclesiastes 1:18 (יוֺסִיף דַּעַת יוֺסִיף מַכ׳); Ecclesiastes 2:23 (|| כַּעַם עִנְיָנוֺ); particular of suffering servant of י׳ Isaiah 53:3, 4 (both || חֳלִי).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.

BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


3:7; 3:7

2 Chronicles





32:10; 32:10; 32:10; 38:18; 38:18; 69:27; 69:27


1:18; 1:18; 2:23; 2:23


53:3; 53:3; 53:4; 53:4


30:15; 45:3; 51:8


1:12; 1:18


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4341 matches the Hebrew מַכְאֹב (maḵ'ōḇ),
which occurs 16 times in 15 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:7 - And the LORD said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people which are in Egypt, and have heard their cry by reason of their taskmasters; for I know their sorrows; H4341
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:29 - Then what prayer or what supplication soever shall be made of any man, or of all thy people Israel, when every one shall know his own sore and his own grief, H4341 and shall spread forth his hands in this house:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:19 - He is chastened also with pain H4341 upon his bed, and the multitude of his bones with strong pain:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:10 - Many sorrows H4341 shall be to the wicked: but he that trusteth in the LORD, mercy shall compass him about.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:17 - For I am ready to halt, and my sorrow H4341 is continually before me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:26 - For they persecute him whom thou hast smitten; and they talk to the grief H4341 of those whom thou hast wounded.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 1:18 - For in much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow. H4341
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 2:23 - For all his days are sorrows, H4341 and his travail grief; yea, his heart taketh not rest in the night. This is also vanity.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:3 - He is despised and rejected of men; a man of sorrows, H4341 and acquainted with grief: and we hid as it were our faces from him; he was despised, and we esteemed him not.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:4 - Surely he hath borne our griefs, and carried our sorrows: H4341 yet we did esteem him stricken, smitten of God, and afflicted.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 30:15 - Why criest thou for thine affliction? thy sorrow H4341 is incurable for the multitude of thine iniquity: because thy sins were increased, I have done these things unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 45:3 - Thou didst say, Woe is me now! for the LORD hath added grief to my sorrow; H4341 I fainted in my sighing, and I find no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:8 - Babylon is suddenly fallen and destroyed: howl for her; take balm for her pain, H4341 if so be she may be healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:12 - Is it nothing to you, all ye that pass by? behold, and see if there be any sorrow H4341 like unto my sorrow, H4341 which is done unto me, wherewith the LORD hath afflicted me in the day of his fierce anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:18 - The LORD is righteous; for I have rebelled against his commandment: hear, I pray you, all people, and behold my sorrow: H4341 my virgins and my young men are gone into captivity.

Donate Contact

Blue Letter Bible study tools make reading, searching and studying the Bible easy and rewarding.

Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization