Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5968 - עָלַף
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
עָלַף not used in Kal; pr. to cover, to wrap up. (Arab. غَلَفَ, Gr. καλύπτω. Comp. עוּף No. 1.)
(1) to be covered, Song of Solomon 5:14.
(2) to languish, to faint (pr. to be covered with darkness, see synn. עָטָה, עָטַף ), Isaiah 51:20.
(1) to vail oneself, Genesis 38:14.
(2) i.q. Pual No. 2, to faint, to languish with heat, Jonah 4:8 with thirst, Amos 8:13.
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