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Lexicon :: Strong's H8431 - tôḥeleṯ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 859b

Strong’s Definitions

תּוֹחֶלֶת tôwcheleth, to-kheh'-leth; from H3176; expectation:—hope.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H8431 in the following manner: hope (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H8431 in the following manner: hope (6x).
  1. hope

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תּוֹחֶלֶת tôwcheleth, to-kheh'-leth; from H3176; expectation:—hope.
STRONGS H8431: Abbreviations
תּוֺחֶ֫לֶת noun feminine hope, absolute ת׳ Proverbs 13:12; construct id. Proverbs 10:28; Proverbs 11:7; suffix תּוֺחַלְתִּי Psalm 39:8; Lamentations 3:18; תֹּחַלְתּוֺ Job 41:1; — hope, followed by subject genitive Job 41:1; Proverbs 10:28; Proverbs 11:7; Lamentations 3:18; followed by subject genitive + לְ Psalm 39:8 (תּוֺחַלְתִּי לְךָ); alone Proverbs 13:12.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


41:1; 41:1


39:8; 39:8


10:28; 10:28; 11:7; 11:7; 13:12; 13:12


3:18; 3:18


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Strong's Number H8431 matches the Hebrew תּוֹחֶלֶת (tôḥeleṯ),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:9 - Behold, the hope H8431 of him is in vain: shall not one be cast down even at the sight of him?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 39:7 - And now, Lord, what wait I for? my hope H8431 is in thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:28 - The hope H8431 of the righteous shall be gladness: but the expectation of the wicked shall perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:7 - When a wicked man dieth, his expectation shall perish: and the hope H8431 of unjust men perisheth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:12 - Hope H8431 deferred maketh the heart sick: but when the desire cometh, it is a tree of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:18 - And I said, My strength and my hope H8431 is perished from the LORD:
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