Ucal (Yoo´kuhl)

A word understood by many scholars to be a proper name, the pupil or son of the sage Agur (Prov 30:1). However, the Hebrew of the verse is obscure, and some scholars follow the Greek version (LXX) and regard the word as a verb meaning “I languish” or something similar.

Prov 30:1

Sayings of Agur
1The words of Agur son of Jakeh. An oracle.

Thus says the man: I am weary, O God,
I am weary, O God. How can I prevail?

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