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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #2921 - טָלָא

Word Origin:
a primitive root
Parts of Speech:
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to patch, spot, be spotted, be coloured

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to spot

1a2) spotted (participle)

1b) (Pual) to be patched

Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (8)NAS (8)HCS (8)
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1196) lu (תהל ThL) AC: Scatter CO: Dew AB: ?: A covering over of a large area.

A) lu (תהל ThL) AC: Scatter CO: Dew AB: ?

Nm ) lu (תהל ThL) - I. Dew:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Ruin:A city that is covered over and made into a mound. [df: lt]KJV (41): dew, heap, strength - Strongs: H2919 (טַל), H2920 (טַל), H8510 (תֵּל)

lf1 ) elulu (תהלתהלה ThLThLH) - Scattering: As covering a large area. KJV (1): captivity - Strongs: H2925 (טַלְטֵלָה)

B) llu (תהלל ThLL) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?

V) llu (תהלל ThLL) - I. Cover:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Sadow:[Aramaic only] III. Lofty:[df: llt] KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Piel, Participle) cover, shadow, eminent - Strongs: H2926 (טָלַל), H2927 (טְלַל), H8524 (תָּלוּל)

E) alu (תהלא ThLA) AC: ? CO: Spots AB: ?: A covering of color or spots.

V) alu (תהלא ThLA) - Spot: To be covered with spots. KJV (8): (vf: Paal, Pual, Participle) spotted, diverse colours, clout - Strongs: H2921 (טָלָא)

Nm) alu (תהלא ThLA) - Lamb: As covered with spots. KJV (1): lamb - Strongs: H2922 (טְלָא)

H) elu (תהלה ThLH) AC: ? CO: Spots AB: ?: A covering of color or spots.

Nm) elu (תהלה ThLH) - Lamb: As covered with spots. KJV (2): lamb - Strongs: H2924 (טָלֶה)

J) lfu (תהול ThWL) AC: Cast CO: ? AB: ?

V) lfu (תהול ThWL) - Cast: To throw something in the sense of spreading it out. KJV (14): (vf: Hiphil, Hophal, Pilpel) cast, carry away, send out - Strongs: H2904 (טוּל)

M) liu (תהיל ThYL) AC: Spread CO: Hammered AB: ?: The hammering of a metal into a sheet.

km) lium (מתהיל MThYL) - Hammered: A metal that has been hammered out. KJV (1): bars - Strongs: H4300 (מָטִיל)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
[ [טָלָא] verb patch, spot (Late Hebrew id., patch) —

Qal Passive participle טָלוּא Genesis 30:32 (twice in verse); Genesis 30:33; plural טְלֻאִים Genesis 30:35; Genesis 30:39; טְלֻאוֺת Ezekiel 16:16; טְלֻאֹת) Genesis 30:35; chiefly of spotted, variegated sheep and goats (Jacob & Laban); "" נָקֹד, נְקֻדִּים Genesis 30:32 (twice in verse); Genesis 30:33,35; "" עקדים Genesis 30:35; "" both, Genesis 30:39 (all J); of high places, variegated (gaily-coloured shrines) Ezekiel 16:16.

Pu`al Participle מְטֻלָּאוֺת patched, of sandals Joshua 9:5 (JE).


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Gesenius Definition

טָלָא to patch, sew up. (Chald. טְלָא id.) Joshua 9:5, נְעָלוֹת מְטֻלָּאוֹת “patched up shoes.” [But this belongs to Pual.]

[Kal, pass.] Part. טָלוּא spotted, having large spots like patches on a garment (comp. Germ. Fleck, which signifies both a spot and a patch, i.q. Flicke, whence flicken). Genesis 30:33, seq.; Ezekiel 16:16.

[Pual part. Joshua 9:5 see above.]

List of Word Forms
וְהַטְּלֻאִ֗ים וְהַטְּלֻאֹ֔ת וְטָל֗וּא וְטָל֜וּא וְטָל֥וּא וּטְלֻאִֽים׃ וּמְטֻלָּאוֹת֙ והטלאים והטלאת וטלאים׃ וטלוא ומטלאות טְלֻא֔וֹת טלאות ṭə·lu·’ō·wṯ ṭəlu’ōwṯ teluot ū·mə·ṭul·lā·’ō·wṯ ū·ṭə·lu·’îm ūməṭullā’ōwṯ umetullaOt ūṭəlu’îm uteluIm vehatteluIm vehatteluOt vetaLu wə·haṭ·ṭə·lu·’îm wə·haṭ·ṭə·lu·’ōṯ wə·ṭā·lū wəhaṭṭəlu’îm wəhaṭṭəlu’ōṯ wəṭālū

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