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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5968 - עָלַף

Transliteration
‛âlaph
Phonetics
aw-laf'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1634
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to cover

1a) (Pual) covered, encrusted (participle)

1b) (Hithpael) to enwrap oneself, disguise oneself, faint

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1587 ‑ ἐκλείπω (ek‑li'‑po);  639 ‑ ἀπορέω (ap‑or‑eh'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  
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  2. Word
KJV (5)
Genesis
1
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
1
Amos
1
Jonah
1
NAS (8)
Genesis
1
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
1
Ezekiel
2
Amos
1
Jonah
2
HCS (5)
Genesis
1
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
1
Amos
1
Jonah
1
BSB (5)
Genesis
1
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
1
Amos
1
Jonah
1
WEB ( 0 )
WEB (5)
Genesis
1
Song of Solomon
1
Isaiah
1
Amos
1
Jonah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2547) plo (אהלפ AhLP) AC: Faint CO: ? AB: ?

V) plo (אהלפ AhLP) - I. Faint: II. Cover:[Unknown connection to root;] KJV (5): (vf: Hitpael, Pual, Participle) faint, overlay, wrap - Strongs: H5968 (עָלַף)

of1) eplfo (אהולפה AhWLPH) - Wilt: In the sense of fainting. KJV (1): fainted - Strongs: H5969 (עֻלְפֶּה)

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

עָלַף not used in Kal; pr. to cover, to wrap up. (Arab. غَلَفَ, Gr. καλύπτω. Comp. עוּף No. 1.)

Pual

(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.

Hithpael

(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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List of Word Forms
וַיִּתְעַלָּ֑ף וַתִּתְעַלָּ֔ף ויתעלף ותתעלף מְעֻלֶּ֖פֶת מעלפת עֻלְּפ֥וּ עלפו תִּ֠תְעַלַּפְנָה תתעלפנה ‘ul·lə·p̄ū ‘ulləp̄ū mə‘ullep̄eṯ mə·‘ul·le·p̄eṯ meulLefet tiṯ‘allap̄nāh tiṯ·‘al·lap̄·nāh Titallafnah ulleFu vaiyitalLaf vattitalLaf wat·tiṯ·‘al·lāp̄ wattiṯ‘allāp̄ way·yiṯ·‘al·lāp̄ wayyiṯ‘allāp̄
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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