H5689 עגב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to breathe after, that is, to love (sensually)

KJV Usage: dote, lover.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Qal) to have inordinate affection or lust
a. lust (participle)
b. paramours (participle as subst)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1559
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5689 עגב is used in the Bible

7 occurrences of H5689 עגב

Jeremiah 4:30
Ezekiel 23:5
Ezekiel 23:7
Ezekiel 23:9
Ezekiel 23:12
Ezekiel 23:16
Ezekiel 23:20

Corresponding Greek Words

agav G2007 epi tithemi