Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 833
KJV Translation Count — 6x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to despair
a. (Niphal) to be despaired, be desperate
b. (Piel) to cause to despair
2. it is hopeless!
ya'ash, yaw-ash'; a primitive root; to desist, i.e. (figuratively) to despond: — (cause to) despair, one that is desperate, be no hope.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And David said in his heart, I shall H2976w perish one day by the hand of Saul: there is H2976thing better for me than that I should speedily escape into the land of the Philistines; and Saul shall H2976 of me, to seek me any more in any coast of Israel: so shall I escape out of his hand.
Do ye imagine to reprove words, and the speeches of one that is H2976, which are as wind?
Therefore I went about to cause my heart to H2976 of all the labour which I took under the sun.
Thou art wearied in the greatness of thy way; yet saidst thou H2976t, There is H2976 H2976: thou hast found the life of thine hand; therefore thou wast H2976t grieved.
Withhold thy foot from being unshod, and thy throat from thirst: but thou saidst, There is H2976 H2976: H2976; for I have loved strangers, and after them will I go.
And they said, There is H2976 H2976: but we will walk after our own devices, and we will every one do the imagination of his evil heart.