H183 אוה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


אוה
'âvâh
aw-vaw'
A primitive root; to wish for

KJV Usage: covet, (greatly) desire, be desirous, long, lust (after).


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

אוה

1. desire, incline, covet, wait longingly, wish, sigh, want, be greedy, prefer
a. (Piel) to desire, crave (food and drink)
b. (Hithpael) to desire, long for, lust after (of bodily appetites)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 40
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H183 אוה is used in the Bible

26 occurrences of H183 אוה

Numbers 11:4
Numbers 11:34
Deuteronomy 5:21
Deuteronomy 12:20
Deuteronomy 14:26
1 Samuel 2:16
2 Samuel 3:21
2 Samuel 23:15
1 Kings 11:37
1 Chronicles 11:17
Job 23:13
Psalms 45:11
Psalms 106:14
Psalms 132:13
Psalms 132:14
Proverbs 13:4
Proverbs 21:10
Proverbs 21:26
Proverbs 23:3
Proverbs 23:6
Proverbs 24:1
Ecclesiastes 6:2
Isaiah 26:9
Jeremiah 17:16
Amos 5:18
Micah 7:1

Corresponding Greek Words

avah hithp. G1938 epithumetes
avah hithp. G1939 epithumia
avah pi., hithp. G1937 epithumeo