H14 אבה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to breathe after, that is (figuratively) to be acquiescent

KJV Usage: consent, rest content, will, be willing.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to be willing, consent
a. (Qal)
1. to be willing
2. to consent, yield to, accept
3. to desire
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb

be willing
1) to be willing, consent
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to be willing
1a2) to consent, yield to, accept
1a3) to desire

View how H14 אבה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 54 occurrences of H14 אבה

Genesis 24:5 will not be willing
Genesis 24:8 will not be willing
Exodus 10:27 and he would
Leviticus 26:21 to me, and will
Deuteronomy 1:26 However ye would
Deuteronomy 2:30 would
Deuteronomy 10:10 would
Deuteronomy 13:8 Thou shalt not consent
Deuteronomy 23:5 would
Deuteronomy 25:7 he will
Deuteronomy 29:20 will
Joshua 24:10 But I would
Judges 11:17 but he would
Judges 19:10 would
Judges 19:25 would
Judges 20:13 would
1 Samuel 15:9 and would
1 Samuel 22:17 would
1 Samuel 26:23 but I would
1 Samuel 31:4 would
2 Samuel 2:21 would
2 Samuel 6:10 would
2 Samuel 12:17 but he would
2 Samuel 13:14 However he would
2 Samuel 13:16 to me. But he would
2 Samuel 13:25 him: yet he would
2 Samuel 14:29 but he would
2 Samuel 14:29 he would
2 Samuel 23:16 nevertheless he would
2 Samuel 23:17 therefore he would

Distinct usage

17 would
3 but he would
2 will not be willing
2 But I would
2 will
2 and would
1 and he would
1 to me, and will
1 he will
1 However he would
1 to me. But he would
1 him: yet he would
1 he would
1 nevertheless he would
1 therefore he would
1 not to him, nor consent.
1 it. Therefore he would
1 thee, consent
1 and rejected
1 They rejected
1 neither will he rest content,
1 If ye are willing
1 to thee; for they will
1 that will
1 neither would
1 and ye would
1 However ye would
1 be willing
1 against me, and would
1 Thou shalt not consent
1 yet they would
1 for they would

Related words


H15 אבה 'âbeh
From H14; longing

KJV Usage: desire.

H16 אבה 'êbeh
From H14 (in the sense of bending towards); the papyrus

KJV Usage: swift.

H17 אבוי 'ăbôy
From H14 (in the sense of desiring); want

KJV Usage: sorrow.

H34 אביון 'ebyôn
From H14, in the sense of want (especially in feeling); destitute

KJV Usage: beggar, needy, poor (man).

H35 אביּונה 'ăbı̂yônâh
From H14; provocative of desire; the caper berry (from its stimulative taste)

KJV Usage: desire.

H6367 פּי החרת pı̂y hachirôth
פּי החרת
pı̂y hachirôth
pee hah-khee-roth'
From H6310 and the feminine plural of a noun (from the same root as H2356), with the article interposed; mouth of the gorges; Pi-ha-Chiroth, a place in Egypt. (Found in Numbers 14:19 without the “pi” .)

KJV Usage: Pi-hahiroth. [In Num. H14 : H19 without Pi-.]