Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #5693: `aguwr (pronounced aw-goor')

passive part (but with active sense) of an unused root meaning to twitter: probably the swallow:--swallow.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:



1) name of a bird

1a) perhaps a thrush, swallow, crane

Part of Speech: noun masculine

Relation: passive participle [but with active sense] of an unused root meaning to twitter


This word is used 2 times:

Isaiah 38:14: "Like a crane or a swallow, so did I chatter: I did mourn as a dove: mine eyes fail"
Jeremiah 8:7: "her appointed times; and the turtle and the crane and the swallow observe the time of their coming;"

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