Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 1591
KJV Translation Count — 11x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to be bent, be crooked, bend, make crooked, pervert
1. to make crooked, falsify, pervert, subvert
2. to bend, make crooked
b. (Pual) thing bent (participle)
c. (Hithpael) to bend oneself
`avath, aw-vath'; a primitive root; to wrest: — bow self, (make) crooked., falsifying, overthrow, deal perversely, pervert, subvert, turn upside down.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Doth God H5791 judgment? or doth the Almighty H5791 justice?
Know now that God hath H5791 me, and hath compassed me with his net.
Yea, surely God will not do wickedly, neither will the Almighty H5791 judgment.
Let the proud be ashamed; for they dealt H5791 with me without a cause: but I will meditate in thy precepts.
The LORD preserveth the strangers; he relieveth the fatherless and widow: but the way of the wicked he turneth upside H5791.
That which is H5791 cannot be made straight: and that which is wanting cannot be numbered.
Consider the work of God: for who can make that straight, which he hath made H5791?
In the day when the keepers of the house shall tremble, and the strong men shall H5791 themselves, and the grinders cease because they are few, and those that look out of the windows be darkened,
To H5791 a man in his cause, the Lord approveth not.
Saying, When will the new moon be gone, that we may sell corn? and the sabbath, that we may set forth wheat, making the ephah small, and the shekel great, and H5791 the balances by deceit?