H5791 עות - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to wrest

KJV Usage: bow self, (make) crooked, falsifying, overthrow, deal perversely, pervert, subvert, turn upside down.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be bent, be crooked, bend, make crooked, pervert
a. (Piel)
1. to make crooked, falsify, pervert, subvert
2. to bend, make crooked
b. (Pual) thing bent (participle)
c. (Hithpael) to bend oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1591
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5791 עות is used in the Bible

10 occurrences of H5791 עות

Job 8:3
Job 19:6
Job 34:12
Psalms 119:78
Psalms 146:9
Ecclesiastes 1:15
Ecclesiastes 7:13
Ecclesiastes 12:3
Lamentations 3:36
Amos 8:5

Corresponding Greek Words

avat hi. see G1156 danion
avat pi,pu,hithpa G1294 dia strepho
avat pi. G91 adikeo
avat pi. G853 aphanizo
avat pi. G1578 ek klino
avat pi. G1807 ex aireo
avat pi. G2613 kata dikazo
avat pi. G5015 tarasso
avat qal,hi G1155 davizo