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EtymologyEdit

Root
ל־ב־ב

From the root ל־ב־ב‎ (l-b-b). From Proto-Semitic *libb-.

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NounEdit

לֵבָב (levávm (singular construct לְבַב־)

  1. (flowery or dated) a heart
    • Psalms 104:15, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      וְיַיִן יְשַׂמַּח לְֽבַב־אֱנֹושׁ לְהַצְהִיל פָּנִים מִשָּׁמֶן וְלֶחֶם לְֽבַב־אֱנֹושׁ יִסְעָֽד׃‎‎
      and wine to gladden the heart of man, oil to make his face shine and bread to strengthen man’s heart.

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