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Strongs Number: H1891


Hebrew Word
הָבַל
Transliteration
hâbal
Phonetic
haw-bal'
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

to be vain in {act} {word} or expectation; specifically to lead astray

BDB Definition

1. to act emptily, become vain, be vain

a. (Qal)

1. to become vain

2. to be utterly vain (with cognate acc)

b. (Hiphil)

1. to cause to become vain

2. to fill with vain hopes

Origin
A primitive root
Bible Usage
be ({become} make) vain.