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Complain
Complaining • Dissatisfaction • Malcontent
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The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Complain; Complaint
Complain; Complaint [Heb. śî (a)ḥ, rîḇ (Jgs. 21:22; Job 31:13; Jer. 2:29; 12:1), ‘ānan (Nu. 11:1; Lam. 3:39), yāḵaḥ (Gen. 21:25), tôḵaḥaṯ (Hab. 2:1); Aram šeḵaḥ (Dnl. 6:4f) Gk. momphḗ (Col. 3:13), lógos (Acts 19:38), légō (Phil. 4:11)]; AV also REPROVE (Gen. 21:25; Hab. 2:1), PLEAD
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
COMPLAINING
COMPLAINING<kom-plan’-ing> ([צְוָחָה‎, tsewachah], “cry,” “outcry,” [שִׂיחַ‎, siach], “meditation,” “complaint”): tsewachah is translated “complaining” (Psalm 144:14, the Revised Version (British and American) “outcry,” “no complaining (outcry) in our streets,” i.e. “open places” where
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Complaining
COMPLAINING, kom-plānʹing (צְוָחָה‎, çewāḥāh, “cry,” “outcry,” שִׂיחַ‎, a, “meditation,” “complaint”): çewāḥāh is trd “complaining” (Ps 144:14, RV “outcry,” “no c. [outcry] in our streets,” i.e. “open places” where the people commonly assembled near the gate of the city (cf 2 Ch 32:6; Neh 8:1);
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