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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #502 - אָלַף

Transliteration
'âlaph
Phonetics
aw-lof'
Origin
a primitive root, to associate with
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
108
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to learn

1a) (Qal) to learn

1b) (Piel) to teach

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3129 ‑ μανθάνω (man‑than'‑o);  1321 ‑ διδάσκω (did‑as'‑ko);  1777 ‑ ἔνοχος (en'‑okh‑os);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (4)
Job
3
Proverbs
1
NAS (4)
Job
3
Proverbs
1
HCS (4)
Job
3
Proverbs
1
BSB (4)
Job
3
Proverbs
1
ESV (4)
Job
3
Proverbs
1
WEB (4)
Job
3
Proverbs
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2001) pla (אלפ ALP) AC: Guide CO: Yoke AB: Learn: The yoke of the oxen, the yoke of learning. An older experienced ox is yoked to a younger inexperienced one in order to teach it how to pull a load. A thousand, as a large number of oxen. [from: la- an ox as wearing a yoke for work] (eng: elephant)

V) pla (אלפ ALP) - I. Learn:To learn by example in the sense of being yoked to another. II. Thousand:To make or bring forth a thousand, a thousand-fold. KJV (5): (vf: Hiphil, Paal, Piel) teach, learn, utter, bring forth thousands - Strongs: H502 (אָלַף), H503 (אָלַף)

Nm) pla (אלפ ALP) - I. Ox: II. Thousand:[Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (517): kine, oxen, family - Strongs: H504 (אֶלֶף), H505 (אֶלֶף), H506 (אֶלֶף)

dm) pfla (אלופ ALWP) - Guide: One who is yoked to another to lead and teach. KJV (69): duke, guide, friend, governor, captain, ox - Strongs: H441 (אַלֻּף)

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

אָלַף or

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List of Word Forms
וַאֲאַלֶּפְךָ֥ ואאלפך יְאַלֵּ֣ף יאלף מַ֭לְּפֵנוּ מלפנו תֶּאֱלַ֥ף תאלף mal·lə·p̄ê·nū Mallefenu malləp̄ênū te’ĕlap̄ te·’ĕ·lap̄ teeLaf vaaallefCha wa’ă’allep̄ḵā wa·’ă·’al·lep̄·ḵā yə’allêp̄ yə·’al·lêp̄ yealLef
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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