Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #5042: naba` (pronounced naw-bah')

a primitive root; to gush forth; figuratively, to utter (good or bad words); specifically, to emit (a foul odor):--belch out, flowing, pour out, send forth, utter (abundantly).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:


1) to flow, pour out, pour, gush forth, spring, bubble up, ferment

1a) (Qal) to flow

1b) (Hiphil) to pour out, emit, cause to bubble, belch forth

1b1) to pour out

1b2) to cause to bubble, ferment

1b3) to pour forth, emit, belch forth

Part of Speech: verb

Relation: a primitive root


This word is used 11 times:

Psalms 19:2: "Day unto day uttereth speech, and night unto night showeth knowledge."
Psalms 59:7: "Behold, they belch out with their mouth: swords are in their lips: for who, say they, doth hear?"
Psalms 78:2: "I will open my mouth in a parable: I will utter dark sayings of old:"
Psalms 94:4: " How long shall they utter and speak hard things? and all the workers of iniquity boast themselves?"
Psalms 119:171: "My lips shall utter praise, when thou hast taught me thy statutes."
Psalms 145:7: " They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, and shall sing of thy righteousness."
Proverbs 1:23: "Turn you at my reproof: behold, I will pour out my spirit unto you, I will make known my words"
Proverbs 15:2: "aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness."
Proverbs 15:28: "to answer: but the mouth of the wicked poureth out evil things."
Proverbs 18:4: "waters, and the wellspring of wisdom as a flowing brook."
Ecclesiastes 10:1: "flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savor: so doth a little folly him that is in reputation"

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