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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #02926 - טָלַל

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) (Piel) to cover with a roof, cover over, roof

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4105 ‑ πλανάω (plan‑ah'‑o);  538 ‑ ἀπατάω (ap‑at‑ah'‑o);  1818 ‑ ἐξαπατάω (ex‑ap‑at‑ah'‑o);  3884 ‑ παραλογίζομαι (par‑al‑og‑id'‑zom‑ahee);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1196) lu (תהל ThL) AC: Scatter CO: Dew AB: ?: A covering over of a large area.

A) lu (תהל ThL) AC: Scatter CO: Dew AB: ?

Nm ) lu (תהל ThL) - I. Dew:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Ruin:A city that is covered over and made into a mound. [df: lt]KJV (41): dew, heap, strength - Strongs: H2919 (טַל), H2920 (טַל), H8510 (תֵּל)

lf1 ) elulu (תהלתהלה ThLThLH) - Scattering: As covering a large area. KJV (1): captivity - Strongs: H2925 (טַלְטֵלָה)

B) llu (תהלל ThLL) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?

V) llu (תהלל ThLL) - I. Cover:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Sadow:[Aramaic only] III. Lofty:[df: llt] KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Piel, Participle) cover, shadow, eminent - Strongs: H2926 (טָלַל), H2927 (טְלַל), H8524 (תָּלוּל)

E) alu (תהלא ThLA) AC: ? CO: Spots AB: ?: A covering of color or spots.

V) alu (תהלא ThLA) - Spot: To be covered with spots. KJV (8): (vf: Paal, Pual, Participle) spotted, diverse colours, clout - Strongs: H2921 (טָלָא)

Nm) alu (תהלא ThLA) - Lamb: As covered with spots. KJV (1): lamb - Strongs: H2922 (טְלָא)

H) elu (תהלה ThLH) AC: ? CO: Spots AB: ?: A covering of color or spots.

Nm) elu (תהלה ThLH) - Lamb: As covered with spots. KJV (2): lamb - Strongs: H2924 (טָלֶה)

J) lfu (תהול ThWL) AC: Cast CO: ? AB: ?

V) lfu (תהול ThWL) - Cast: To throw something in the sense of spreading it out. KJV (14): (vf: Hiphil, Hophal, Pilpel) cast, carry away, send out - Strongs: H2904 (טוּל)

M) liu (תהיל ThYL) AC: Spread CO: Hammered AB: ?: The hammering of a metal into a sheet.

km) lium (מתהיל MThYL) - Hammered: A metal that has been hammered out. KJV (1): bars - Strongs: H4300 (מָטִיל)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. [טָלַל] verb cover over, roof, Aramaic loan-word, see צלל ( cover over, especially put on roof, roof, στέγη: so Palmyrene see Eut SBAk, 1885,669) — only

Pi`el Imperfect 3 masculine singular suffix וִיטַלֲלֶנּוּ Nehemiah 3:15 he built it (kept on building it, i.e. a city-gate) and covered it over (laid timbers to cover it, compare קֵרוּהוּ they laid its timbers Nehemiah 3:3; Nehemiah 3:6; see also בְּצֵל קֹרָתִי Genesis 19:8 in the shadow of my roof).

טלם (√ of following; perhaps compare Arabic ; Aramaic טְלַם, ; Ethiopic all oppress, injure; in this case טֶלֶם, טַלְמֹן will be Aramaic names, since = Hebrew צ).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

טָלַל , Arab. طَلَّ Eth. አጥለለ፡ to moisten gently, as the earth with dew or showers.

Hence טַל dew.


טָלַל i.q. צָלַל No.III. Arab. ظَلَّ II. to overshadow, hence to cover over.

Piel טִלֵּל to cover, especially with beams or planks (elsewhere קָרָה), Nehemiah 3:15. Compare Genesis 19:8, צֵל קוֹרָתִי.

Pilpel טִלְטֵל is from טוּל, which see.

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וִיטַֽלְלֶ֔נּוּ ויטללנו vitalLennu wî·ṭal·len·nū wîṭallennū
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