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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #6425 - פֶּלֶס

Transliteration
peles
Phonetics
peh'-les
Origin
from (H6424)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
1777a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) balance, scale

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4493 ‑ ῥιπή (hree‑pay');  
Frequency Lists  
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  2. Word
KJV (2)
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
1
NAS (2)
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
1
HCS (2)
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
1
BSB (2)
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
1
ESV (3)
Numbers
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
1
WEB (2)
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2612) xlp (פלס PLS) AC: Weigh CO: Scales AB: ?: The balance scale that is used to weigh objects. When the two sides of the balance is level, the weight is known.

V) xlp (פלס PLS) - Ponder: In the sense of weighing options. KJV (6): (vf: Piel) ponder, weigh, made - Strongs: H6424 (פָּלַס)

Nm) xlp (פלס PLS) - Scales: For weighing. KJV (2): weight, scales - Strongs: H6425 (פֶּלֶס)

hm) xlpm (מפלס MPLS) - Balancing: [df: Vlpm] KJV (1): balancing - Strongs: H4657 (מִפְלָשׂ)

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

פֶּלֶס m. a balance (so called from the idea of equilibrium), Proverbs 16:11; Isaiah 40:12. In each place it is joined with מאֹזְנַיִם, and it appears properly to denote a steelyard (Arab. تَفْليسُ, Germ. Schnellwage).

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List of Word Forms
בַּפֶּ֙לֶס֙ בפלס פֶּ֤לֶס ׀ פלס bap·pe·les bappeles pe·les peles
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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