2332. Chavvah
Strong's Concordance
Chavvah: "life," the first woman
Original Word: חַוָּה
Part of Speech: Proper Name Feminine
Transliteration: Chavvah
Phonetic Spelling: (khav-vaw')
Short Definition: Eve
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
Definition
"life," the first woman
NASB Translation
Eve (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
I. חַוָּה proper name, feminine (life, see Di Genesis 3:20; > WeProl. 1886, 322; Skizzen iii. 217 after Nö who suggests serpent as possible meaning, compare Arabic ; but RSK 177 'mother of every µayy,' see II. חַי below חיה) — Genesis 3:20 and the man called his wife חַוָּ֑ה, because she was אֵם כָּלחָֽֿי׃; compare אִשְׁתּוֺ ׳ח Genesis 4:1 (both J). — II. חַוָּה village, see below below II. חוה.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Eve

Causatively from chavah; life-giver; Chavvah (or Eve), the first woman -- Eve.

see HEBREW chavah

Forms and Transliterations
חַוָּ֑ה חַוָּ֣ה חוה chavVah ḥaw·wāh ḥawwāh
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Strong's Hebrew 2332
2 Occurrences


ḥaw·wāh — 2 Occ.

Genesis 3:20
HEB: שֵׁ֥ם אִשְׁתּ֖וֹ חַוָּ֑ה כִּ֛י הִ֥וא
NAS: name Eve, because
KJV: name Eve; because she was the mother
INT: name his wife's Eve because he

Genesis 4:1
HEB: יָדַ֖ע אֶת־ חַוָּ֣ה אִשְׁתּ֑וֹ וַתַּ֙הַר֙
NAS: with his wife Eve, and she conceived
KJV: knew Eve his wife;
INT: now the man had Eve his wife conceived

2 Occurrences

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