|Origin:||a primitive root of doubtful meaning|
|Reference:||TWOT - 836|
|In Hebrew:||Mbyw 1, hmbyw 1, ymby 1|
|In NET:||perform the duty of a brother-in-law 2, fulfill the duty of a brother-in-law 1|
|In AV:||perform the duty of an husband's brother 2, marry 1|
|Definition:||1) (Piel) to perform levirate marriage, perform the duty of a
1a) the duty due to a brother who died childless - to marry his
widow and have a son for his name
a primitive root of doubtful meaning; used only as a
denominative from 2993; to marry a (deceased) brother's
widow:-perform the duty of a husband's brother, marry.
see HEBREW for 02993
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