988. batal
Strong's Concordance
batal: to cease
Original Word: בָּטֵל
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: batal
Phonetic Spelling: (baw-tale')
Definition: to cease
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
to cease
NASB Translation
stand idle (1).

[בָּטַל] verb cease (Late Hebrew בָּטֵל, Arabic , Ethiopic both be futile, vain, but Assyrian ba‰âlu, cease LotzTP 68, so Aramaic בְּטֵיל, ) —

Qal Perfect וּבָֽטְליּ consecutive Ecclesiastes 12:3 and the grinders cease.

I. בטן (meaning dubious; √ of following).

[בְּטֵל] verb cease (late Biblical Hebrew); —

Pe`al Perfect3feminine singular בְּטִלַת Ezra 4:24, Participle feminine singular בָּֽטְלָא Ezra 4:24 (both of work).

Pa`el make to cease, accusative of person: Perfect3masculine plural בַּטִּ֫לוּ Ezra 4:23; Ezra 5:5; Infinitive לְבַטָּלָא Ezra 4:21, accusative of person omitted Ezra 6:3.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

A primitive root; to desist from labor -- cease.

Forms and Transliterations
וּבָטְל֤וּ ובטלו ū·ḇā·ṭə·lū ūḇāṭəlū uvateLu
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Englishman's Concordance
Ecclesiastes 12:3
HEB: אַנְשֵׁ֣י הֶחָ֑יִל וּבָטְל֤וּ הַטֹּֽחֲנוֹת֙ כִּ֣י
NAS: the grinding ones stand idle because
KJV: themselves, and the grinders cease because they are few,
INT: men and mighty stand the grinding because

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 988
1 Occurrence

ū·ḇā·ṭə·lū — 1 Occ.

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