H5034 נבל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to wilt; generally to fall away, fail, faint; figuratively to be foolish or (morally) wicked; causatively to despise, disgrace

KJV Usage: disgrace, dishonour, lightly esteem, fade (away, -ing), fall (down, -ling, off), do foolishly, come to nought, X surely, make vile, wither.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be senseless, be foolish
a. (Qal) to be foolish
b. (Piel)
1. to regard or treat as foolish
2. to treat with contempt
2. to sink or drop down, languish, wither and fall, fade
a. (Qal)
1. to sink or drop down
2. to fall, wither and fall, fade
3. to droop
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1286
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5034 נבל is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H5034 נבל

Exodus 18:18
Deuteronomy 32:15
2 Samuel 22:46
Job 14:18
Psalms 1:3
Psalms 18:45
Psalms 37:2
Proverbs 30:32
Isaiah 1:30
Isaiah 24:4
Isaiah 28:1
Isaiah 28:4
Isaiah 34:4
Isaiah 40:7
Isaiah 40:8
Isaiah 64:6
Jeremiah 8:13
Jeremiah 14:21
Ezekiel 47:12
Micah 7:6
Nahum 3:6

Corresponding Greek Words

navel G577 apo ballo
navel G634 apo pipto
navel G641 apo ripto
navel G2704 kata phtheiro
navel G3822 palaioo
navel G4098 pipto
navel G5351 phtheiro
navel G5356 phthora
navel pi. G167 akatharsia
navel pi. G622 ap ollumi
navel pi. G818 atimazo
navel pi. G868 aph istemi