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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H56 - Mourning

Strong's No.:H56

Hebrew:אָבַל

Transliteration:ʼâbal

Phonetic:aw-bal'

Word Origin:A primitive root

Bible Usage:{lament} mourn.

Part of Speech:Verb

Strongs
Definition:

to bewail


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. to mourn, lament

a. (Qal) to mourn, lament

1. of humans

2. of inanimate objects (fig.) 1a

b. of gates 1a

c. of land

d. (Hiphil)

1. to mourn, cause to mourn (fig.)

e. (Hithpael)

1. to mourn

2. play the mourner


Bible References:
Mourning

Translation
Occurrences:
lament ( 2 )
lamented ( 1 )
mourn ( 15 )
mourned ( 10 )
mourner ( 1 )
mourneth ( 8 )
mourning ( 2 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.