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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #3907 - לָחַשׁ

Transliteration
lâchash
Phonetics
law-khash'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1107
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to whisper, charm, conjure

1a) (Piel) charmers, conjurers, whisperers (participle)

1b) (Hithpael) to whisper to each other

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (3)
2 Samuel
1
Psalms
2
NAS (3)
2 Samuel
1
Psalms
2
HCS (3)
2 Samuel
1
Psalms
2
BSB (3)
2 Samuel
1
Psalms
2
ESV (3)
2 Samuel
1
Psalms
2
WEB (3)
2 Samuel
1
Psalms
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2308) shl (לההסה LHhSh) AC: Whisper CO: Whisper AB: ?: [from: sh- quiet]

V) shl (לההסה LHhSh) - Whisper: KJV (3): (vf: Hitpael, Piel, Participle) whisper, charmer - Strongs: H3907 (לָחַשׁ)

Nm) shl (לההסה LHhSh) - Whisper: KJV (5): enchantment, orator, earring, prayer, charmed - Strongs: H3908 (לַחַשׁ)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

לָחַשׁ not used in Kal, sibilavit, susurravit, to whisper, Greek ψιθυρίζειν, Germ. zifcheln (all of which words are like the Hebrew, onomatopoetic), compare the kindred נָחַשׁ. ([Syr. ܠܰܚܫܶ to whisper in the ear, ܠܚܰܫ Peal, to use enchantment] Arab. لحس to lick, to hiss as a serpent, whence لَواَحسُ whisperers, i.e. serpents; Eth. ለሐሰ፡ id. also, to mutter, to speak softly; for the Gr. γρύζω, አልኆሰሰ፡ to whisper into the ear; ተልኃዋሰሰ፡ to whisper amongst themselves.)

Piel לִחֵשׁ to whisper, to mutter, specially used of the incantations of sorcerers, uttered in a mutter. Particip. מְלַחֲשִׁים enchanters, sorcerers, Psalms 58:6.

Hithpael, to whisper amongst themselves (unter fich zifcheln, flüftern), 2 Samuel 12:19 followed by עַל against any one [ Psalms 41:8 ].

Hence pr.n. לוֹחֵשׁ and

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List of Word Forms
יִ֭תְלַחֲשׁוּ יתלחשו מְלַחֲשִׁ֑ים מִֽתְלַחֲשִׁ֔ים מלחשים מתלחשים mə·la·ḥă·šîm melachaShim məlaḥăšîm miṯ·la·ḥă·šîm mitlachaShim miṯlaḥăšîm yiṯ·la·ḥă·šū Yitlachashu yiṯlaḥăšū
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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