H5999 עמל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H5998; toil, that is, wearing effort; hence worry, whether of body or mind

KJV Usage: grievance (-vousness), iniquity, labour, mischief, miserable (-sery), pain (-ful), perverseness, sorrow, toil, travail, trouble, wearisome, wickedness.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. toil, trouble, labour
a. trouble
b. trouble, mischief
c. toil, labour
Origin: from H5998
TWOT: 1639a
Parts of Speech: Noun

1) toil, trouble, labour
1a) trouble
1b) trouble, mischief
1c) toil, labour

View how H5999 עמל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 54 occurrences of H5999 עמל

Genesis 41:51 all my toil,
Numbers 23:21 perverseness
Deuteronomy 26:7 and our labour,
Judges 10:16 for the misery
Job 3:10 sorrow
Job 4:8 wickedness,
Job 5:6 neither doth trouble
Job 5:7 to trouble,
Job 7:3 and wearisome
Job 11:16 thy misery,
Job 15:35 mischief,
Job 16:2 miserable
Psalms 7:14 mischief,
Psalms 7:16 His mischief
Psalms 10:7 is mischief
Psalms 10:14 mischief
Psalms 25:18 and my pain;
Psalms 55:10 also and sorrow
Psalms 73:5 They are not in trouble
Psalms 73:16 this, it was too painful
Psalms 90:10 labour
Psalms 94:20 mischief
Psalms 105:44 the labour
Psalms 107:12 with labour;
Psalms 140:9 let the mischief
Proverbs 24:2 of mischief.
Proverbs 31:7 his misery
Ecclesiastes 1:3 of all his labour
Ecclesiastes 2:10 in all my labour:
Ecclesiastes 2:10 of all my labour.

Distinct usage

3 mischief,
2 of all his labour
2 of all his labour,
2 The labour
2 labour
2 mischief
1 all my toil,
1 sorrow
1 to trouble,
1 and wearisome
1 thy misery,
1 miserable
1 His mischief
1 is mischief
1 and my pain;
1 They are not in trouble
1 this, it was too painful
1 with labour;
1 let the mischief
1 his misery
1 in all my labour:
1 of all my labour.
1 and on the labour
1 all my labour
1 over all my labour
1 of all the labour
1 with toil
1 for their labour.
1 of his labour,
1 in his labour;
1 All the labour
1 and in thy labour
1 and our labour,
1 of mischief.
1 of the travail
1 perverseness
1 wickedness,
1 toil?
1 neither doth trouble
1 grievousness
1 also and sorrow
1 for the misery
1 all labour,
1 in his labour.
1 whose labour
1 labour;
1 on toil:

Corresponding Greek Words

amal G2553 kakopatheo
amal G2556 kakos
amal G2872 kopiao
amal G2873 kopos
amal G3449 mochthos
amal G3601 odune
amal G4160 poieo
amal G4189 poneria
amal G4192 ponos
amal pul. G770 astheneo
amal pul. G1587 ek leipo
amal pul. G2758 kenoo
amal pul. G3996 pentheo

Related words


H6000 עמל ‛âmâl
The same as H5999; Amal, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Amal.

H5998 עמל ‛âmal

A primitive root; to toil, that is, work severely and with irksomeness

KJV Usage: [take] labour (in).

H6001 עמל ‛âmêl
From H5998; toiling; concretely a laborer; figuratively sorrowful

KJV Usage: that laboureth, that is a misery, had taken [labour], wicked, workman.