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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #07974 - שֶׁלַח

Transliteration
shelach
Phonetics
sheh'-lakh
Origin
the same as (H7973)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Salah or Shelah = “sprout”

1) son of Arphaxad and father of Eber

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (7)
Genesis
5
1 Chronicles
2
NAS (9)
Genesis
6
1 Chronicles
3
HCS (9)
Genesis
6
1 Chronicles
3
BSB (15)
Genesis
12
1 Chronicles
3
ESV (9)
Genesis
6
1 Chronicles
3
WEB (9)
Genesis
6
1 Chronicles
3
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שֶׁלַח m. with suff. שִׁלְחוֹ

(1)  a weapon, missile, as sent against an enemy; Arab. سِلَحُ and سِلاَحُ coll. arms; specially a sword; سَالِحُ armed; سَلَحَ Conj. V., to arm oneself, 2 Chronicles 32:5, 23:10 Joel 2:8. עָבַר בַּשֶּׁלַח to perish by the weapon (of death), Job 33:18, 36:12.

(2) a shoot, a sprout, Song of Solomon 4:13 compare the root Piel No. 4.

(3) [Selah, Shelah], pr. name

(a) of a son of Arphaxad, Genesis 10:24, 11:12.

(b) of an aqueduct and pool near Jerusalem, which appears to be the same as שִׁלֹחַ (which see) Nehemiah 3:15. Vulg. Siloe.

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List of Word Forms
וְשֶׁ֖לַח וְשֶׁ֥לַח ושלח שֶׁ֔לַח שֶׁ֗לַח שָֽׁלַח׃ שָׁ֑לַח שלח שלח׃ šā·laḥ šālaḥ še·laḥ šelaḥ Shalach Shelach veShelach wə·še·laḥ wəšelaḥ
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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