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Lexicon :: Strong's H4341 - maḵ'ōḇ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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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).
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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 - The LORD said, “I have surely seen the affliction of My people who are in Egypt, and have given heed to their cry because of their taskmasters, for I am aware of their sufferings. H4341
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:29 - whatever prayer or supplication is made by any man or by all Your people Israel, [fn]each knowing his own affliction and his own pain, H4341 and spreading his hands toward this house,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:19 - [fn]Man is also chastened with pain H4341 on his bed,
And with unceasing complaint in his bones;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 32:10 - Many are the sorrows H4341 of the wicked,
But he who trusts in the LORD, lovingkindness shall surround him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:17 - For I am ready to fall,
And my [fn]sorrow H4341 is continually before me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:26 - For they have persecuted him whom You Yourself have smitten,
And they tell of the pain H4341 of those whom You have [fn]wounded.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 1:18 - Because in much wisdom there is much grief, and increasing knowledge results in increasing pain. H4341
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 2:23 - Because all his days his task is painful H4341 and grievous; even at night his [fn]mind does not rest. This too is vanity.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:3 - He was despised and forsaken of men,
A man of [fn]sorrows H4341 and acquainted with [fn]grief;
And like one from whom men hide their face
He was despised, and we did not esteem Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 53:4 - Surely our [fn]griefs He Himself bore,
And our [fn]sorrows H4341 He carried;
Yet we ourselves esteemed Him stricken,
[fn]Smitten of God, and afflicted.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 30:15 - ‘Why do you cry out over your injury?
Your pain H4341 is incurable.
Because your iniquity is great
And your sins are numerous,
I have done these things to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 45:3 - ‘You said, “Ah, woe is me! For the LORD has added sorrow to my pain; H4341 I am weary with my groaning and have found no rest.”’
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:8 - Suddenly Babylon has fallen and been broken;
Wail over her!
Bring [fn]balm for her pain; H4341
Perhaps she may be healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:12 - “Is it nothing to all you who pass this way?
Look and see if there is any [fn]pain H4341 like my [fn]pain H4341
Which was severely dealt out to me,
Which the LORD inflicted on the day of His fierce anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:18 - “The LORD is righteous;
For I have rebelled against His [fn]command;
Hear now, all peoples,
And behold my [fn]pain; H4341
My virgins and my young men
Have gone into captivity.

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