Number 8414

Transliteration:
tohuw {to'-hoo}
Word Origin:
from an unused root meaning to lie waste
TWOT:
2494a
Part of Speech:
noun masculine
Usage in the KJV:
vain 4, vanity 4, confusion 3, without form 2, wilderness 2, nought 2, nothing 1, empty place 1, waste 1

Total: 20
Definition:
  1. formlessness, confusion, unreality, emptiness
    1. formlessness (of primeval earth)
      1. nothingness, empty space
    2. that which is empty or unreal (of idols) (fig)
    3. wasteland, wilderness (of solitary places)
    4. place of chaos
    5. vanity For a discussion of the Gap Theory, \see topic 8756\.