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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #03277 - יָעֵל

Word Origin
from (03276)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) mountain goat

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
1 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
1 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
1 Samuel 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
n-cmp 2
n-cmpc 1
n-cmp 2
n-cmpc 1
n-cmp 2
n-cmpc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1518) lg (גהל GhL) AC: ? CO: Stain AB: Wicked: A dark stain. (eng: evil)

D) lag (גהאל GhAL) AC: ? CO: Stain AB: ?: Clothing or hands that have been stained with blood. Any stain that pollutes something.

V) lag (גהאל GhAL) - Stain: [df: lag] KJV (11): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) pollute, defile, stain - Strongs: H1351 (גָּאַל)

cm ) lfag (גהאול GhAWL) - Stained: [df: lag] KJV (1): defile - Strongs: H1352 (גֹּאַל)

J) lfg (גהול GhWL) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Wicked: An action that causes a stain of immorality.

V) lfg (גהול GhWL) - Wicked: KJV (2): (vf: Piel) unjustly, unrighteous - Strongs: H5765 (עָוַל)

Nm/f) lfg (גהול GhWL) - Wicked: KJV (60): wicked, unjust, unrighteous, iniquity, perverse - Strongs: H5766 (עֹלָה), H5767 (עַוָּל)

bm) lifg (גהויל GhWYL) - Wicked: KJV (1): ungodly - Strongs: H5760 (עֲוִיל)

K) flg (גהלו GhLW) AC: ? CO: Stain AB: Wicked

Nf1 ) eflg (גהלוה GhLWH) - Wickedness: KJV (1): iniquity - Strongs: H5932 (עַלְוָה)

L) lgi (יגהל YGhL) AC: ? CO: Wild goat AB: ?: From its dark colors as stains.

Nm) lgi (יגהל YGhL) - Wild goat: KJV (3): wild goat - Strongs: H3277 (יָעֵל)

Nf1) elgi (יגהלה YGhLH) - Wild goat: A female wild goat. KJV (1): roe - Strongs: H3280 (יַעֲלָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [יָעֵל] noun [masculine] mountain-goat (Late Hebrew id.; ᵑ7יְעֵיעָא, Syriac ; Arabic , ; Assyrian ia'ilu Dl S 53 (but Hpt BAS i. 170, Jäger ib. 465); Ethiopic see Hom NS 280) — Plural יְעֵלִים Psalm 104:18 ("" שְׁפַנִּים); צוּרֵי׳הַיּ 1 Samuel 24:3; יַעֲלֵיסָֿ֑לַע Job 39:1 ("" אַיָּלוֺת; compare I. יַעֲלָה).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

יָעֵל m. pl. יְעֵלִים const. יַעֲלֵי

(1)  the ibex, perhaps also the chamois. Arab. وَعِلُ and وَعْلُ, Psalms 104:18; Job 39:1. Comp. Bochart, Hieroz. P. I, p. 915, seq. צוּרֵי הַיְּעֵלִים the rocks of the wild goats, near the desert of Engedi, 1 Samuel 24:3.

(2) [Jael], pr.n.

(a) of a judge [?] or heroic person of Israel, before the time of Deborah, Judges 5:6. [This is surely the same as the next.]

(b) of a resolute woman, the wife of Heber the Kenite, Judges 4:17, 18 Judges 4:18, 5:24. Some understand the same to be spoken of 5:6 [of course they are the same.]

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List of Word Forms
הַיְּעֵלִֽים׃ היעלים׃ יַעֲלֵי־ יעלי־ לַיְּעֵלִ֑ים ליעלים haiyeeLim hay·yə·‘ê·lîm hayyə‘êlîm laiyeeLim lay·yə·‘ê·lîm layyə‘êlîm ya‘ălê- ya·‘ă·lê- yaalei
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