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Strong's #8437 - תּוֹלָל

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1) tormentor, plunderer

1a) meaning doubtful

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KJV (1)
Psalms 1
NAS (1)
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HCS (1)
Psalms 1
BSB (1)
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ESV (1)
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1265) ll (לל LL) AC: Howl CO: Night AB: ?: When the night comes, the night sky is rolled out like a scroll. When daylight comes, the night sky is rolled up like a scroll. (eng: yell)

E) all (ללא LLA) AC: ? CO: Loop AB: ?

of1 ) ealfl (לולאה LWLAH) - Loop: KJV (13): loop - Strongs: H3924 (לֻלָאוֹת)

J) lfl (לול LWL) AC: ? CO: Staircase AB: ?: A spiral set of steps.

Nm) lfl (לול LWL) - Staircase: KJV (1): winding stair - Strongs: H3883 (לוּל)

L) lli (ילל YLL) AC: Howl CO: ? AB: ?: The sound of the wolf, a night predator.

V) lli (ילל YLL) - Howl: KJV (31): (vf: Hiphil) howl, howling - Strongs: H3213 (יָלַל)

Nm) lli (ילל YLL) - Howling: KJV (1): howling - Strongs: H3214 (יְלֵל)

Nf1) elli (יללה YLLH) - Howling: KJV (5): howling - Strongs: H3215 (יְלָלָה)

im) llft (תולל TWLL) - Tormentor: KJV (1): waste - Strongs: H8437 (תּוֹלָל)

M) lil (ליל LYL) AC: ? CO: Night AB: ?

Nm ) lil (ליל LYL) - Night: KJV (233): night, season, midnight - Strongs: H3915 (לֵיל)

Nf4) tilil (לילית LYLYT) - Owl: A night creature. KJV (1): screech owl - Strongs: H3917 (לִילִית)

ff1) ilil (לילי LYLY) - Night: [Aramaic only] KJV (5): night - Strongs: H3916 (לֵילֵי)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [תּוֺלָל] noun masculine doubtful word, only plural suffix וְתוֺלָלֵינוּ Psalm 137:3 AV RV they that wasted us, compare ᵑ7, but read then וְשׁוֺלְלֵינוּ Bae and others; >Thes596 Hup De and others made us wail (√ ילל).

תּוֺמִיךְ see תמך. תּוֺמִים see [תּוֺאָם], תאם.

תומן see II. תֵּימָן below ימן. תּוֺעָה see תעה.

[תּוֺעָפָה] see II. יעף. [תּוֺצָאָה] see יצא.

תוקחת Kt, תָקְהַת Qr, see III. תִּקְוַה p. 876.

תוף (√ of following [Levy NHWB iv. 661, under the word תופת, assumes √ תפף]; akin to Ethiopic spit, Aramaic (Talmud) תְּפַף id.; Arabic fie! for shame! Syriac Aph`el (and derivatives) also = spew out (Ba Esther 28), but probably simply return).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

תּוֹלָל m. (from the root יָלַל) a vexer, tormentor (properly abstr. vexation, vexing, or the act of him who causes others to lament, forces the expression of grief from others, verbal of Piel of the root יָלַל, of the form تَفْعَالُ, תִּפְאָרָה). Once in pl. Psalms 137:3, תּוֹלָלֵינוּ “our vexers.”-LXX. ἀπαγαγόντες ἡμᾶς. Vulg. abducentes nos. Targ. “those who have robbed us,” taking תּוֹלָל for שׁוֹלָל (the letters שׁ and ת being interchanged), but that has a passive signification.

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List of Word Forms
וְתוֹלָלֵ֣ינוּ ותוללינו vetolaLeinu wə·ṯō·w·lā·lê·nū wəṯōwlālênū