vav: a hook, pin, pegOriginal Word: וָוִיםPart of Speech:
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of uncertain derivationDefinition
a hook, pin, pegNASB Translation
] noun [masculine] hook, pin
(etymology unknown) — plural absolute וָוִים Exodus 38:28
; construct וָוֵי Exodus 27:10
5t.; וָיֵיהֶם Exodus 26:32
5t.; — only P, in description of tabernacle Exodus 26:32,37
; Exodus 27:10
,11,17; Exodus 36:36,38
; Exodus 38:10
,11,12,17,19,28, the hooks
of gold and silver, fastened on, or in, the posts of the tabernacle, to support the various hangings (curtains, screens, etc.)
וזר (√ of following; compare Arabic bear a burden, or be guilty, yet see Fl in De Proverbs 21:8).
Probably a hook (the name of the sixth Heb. Letter) -- hook.