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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5243 - נָמַל

Transliteration
nâmal
Phonetics
naw-mal'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1161
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) (Qal) to circumcise, become clipped, be circumcised, be cut off

Frequency Lists  
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  2. Word
KJV (5)
Genesis
1
Job
3
Psalms
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (6)
Job
3
Psalms
3
BSB (6)
Genesis
2
Job
3
Psalms
1
ESV (5)
Genesis
1
Job
3
Psalms
1
WEB (5)
Genesis
1
Job
3
Psalms
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2407) lmn (נמל NML) AC: Cut CO: ? AB: ?: [from: lm- as cut into segments]

V) lmn (נמל NML) - Cut: To cut the tip or end. KJV (5): (vf: Paal) cut off, cut down, circumcise - Strongs: H5243 (נָמַל)

Nf) lmn (נמל NML) - Ant: A segmented insect as cut in the middle. KJV (2): ant - Strongs: H5244 (נְמָלָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָמַל a root of doubtful authority as a verb; of which, all the forms that occur, may be referred (I might almost say ought to be referred) to the roots מָלַל and מוּל. From the root מָלַל No. II, to cut off, to be cast off, is the fut. יִמַּל, יִמָּלוּ, see this root, p. 479, A and to the Niph. of the same, perhaps we should refer נְמַלְתֶּם (for נְמַלֹּתֶם) “ye shall be cut off,” i.e. circumcised, Genesis 17:11 (which is commonly taken for Pret. Kal, of the root נָמַל to be circumcised). To the root מוּל undoubtedly belongs pret. Niph. נִמּוֹל i.q. נָמוֹל to be circumcised, Genesis 17:26, 27 Genesis 17:27 part. נִמֹּלִים 24:22. Compare מִשּׁוֹט and מָשׁוֹט, מַשֻּׁאוֹת for מְשֻׁאוֹת and the observations on that word. From this root, however, there is the noun

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List of Word Forms
וַיִּמָּ֑ל וּנְמַלְתֶּ֕ם וימל ונמלתם יִמַּ֥ל יִמָּ֑לוּ יִמָּֽלוּ׃ ימל ימלו ימלו׃ ū·nə·mal·tem unemalTem ūnəmaltem vaiyimMal way·yim·māl wayyimmāl yim·mā·lū yim·mal yimmal yimMalu yimmālū
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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