A primitive root; properly to twist or whirl (in a circular or spiral manner), that is, (specifically) to dance, to writhe in pain (especially of parturition) or fear; figuratively to wait, to pervert
KJV Usage: bear, (make to) bring forth, (make to) calve, dance, drive away, fall grievously (with pain), fear, form, great, grieve, (be) grievous, hope, look, make, be in pain, be much (sore) pained, rest, shake, shapen, (be) sorrow (-ful), stay, tarry, travail (with pain), tremble, trust, wait carefully (patiently), be wounded.
1. to twist, whirl, dance, writhe, fear, tremble, travail, be in anguish, be pained a. (Qal) 1. to dance 2. to twist, writhe 3. to whirl, whirl about b. (Polel) 1. to dance 2. to writhe (in travail with), bear, bring forth 3. to wait anxiously c. (Pulal) 1. to be made to writhe, be made to bear 2. to be brought forth d. (Hophal) to be born e. (Hithpolel) 1. whirling (participle) 2. writhing, suffering torture (participle) 3. to wait longingly f. (Hithpalpel) to be distressed
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb
H2341 חוילה chăvı̂ylâhחוילה
Probably from H2342; circular; Chavilah, the name of two or three eastern regions; also perhaps of two men
KJV Usage: Havilah.
H2343 חוּל chûlחוּל
From H2342; a circle; Chul, a son of Aram; also the region settled by him
KJV Usage: Hul.
H2344 חול chôlחול
From H2342; sand (as round or whirling particles)
KJV Usage: sand.
H2427 חילה חיל chı̂yl chı̂ylâhחילה חיל
From H2342; a throe (especially of childbirth)
KJV Usage: pain, pang, sorrow.
H2428 חיל chayilחיל
From H2342; probably a force, whether of men, means or other resources; an army, wealth, virtue, valor, strength
KJV Usage: able, activity, (+) army, band of men (soldiers), company, (great) forces, goods, host, might, power, riches, strength, strong, substance, train, (+) valiant (-ly), valour, virtuous (-ly), war, worthy (-ily).
H2470 חלה châlâhחלה
A primitive root (compare H2342, H2490); properly to berubbed or worn; hence (figuratively) to beweak, sick, afflicted; or (causatively) to grieve, makesick; also to stroke (in flattering), entreat
KJV Usage: beseech, (be) diseased, (put to) grief, be grieved, (be) grievous, infirmity, intreat, lay to, put to pain, X pray, make prayer, be (fall, make) sick, sore, be sorry, make suit (X supplication), woman in travail, be (become) weak, be wounded.
H2478 חלחוּל chalchûlחלחוּל
By reduplication from H2342; contorted; Chalchul, a place in Palestine
KJV Usage: Halhul.
H4234 מחול mâchôlמחול
From H2342; a (round) dance