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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #07974 - שֶׁלַח

Word Origin
the same as (07973)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Salah or Shelah = “sprout”

1) son of Arphaxad and father of Eber

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (9) NAS (9) HCS (9)
Genesis 5
1 Chronicles 2
Genesis 5
1 Chronicles 2
Genesis 6
1 Chronicles 3
n-p 9
n-p 9
n-p 9

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. שֶׁ֫לַח proper name, masculine son of Arphachshad, Σαλα: ׳שׁ Genesis 10:24; b Genesis 11:13,14,15; 1 Chronicles 1:18 b; שָׁ֑לַח Genesis 10:24; a Genesis 11:12; 1 Chronicles 1:18a 1 Chronicles 1:24.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שֶׁלַח m. with suff. שִׁלְחוֹ

(1)  a weapon, missile, as sent against an enemy; Arab. سِلَحُ and سِلاَحُ coll. arms; specially a sword; سَالِحُ armed; سَلَحَ Conj. V., to arm oneself, 2 Chronicles 32:5, 23:10 Joel 2:8. עָבַר בַּשֶּׁלַח to perish by the weapon (of death), Job 33:18, 36:12.

(2) a shoot, a sprout, Song of Solomon 4:13 compare the root Piel No. 4.

(3) [Selah, Shelah], pr. name

(a) of a son of Arphaxad, Genesis 10:24, 11:12.

(b) of an aqueduct and pool near Jerusalem, which appears to be the same as שִׁלֹחַ (which see) Nehemiah 3:15. Vulg. Siloe.

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List of Word Forms
וְשֶׁ֖לַח וְשֶׁ֥לַח ושלח שֶׁ֔לַח שֶׁ֗לַח שָֽׁלַח׃ שָׁ֑לַח שלח שלח׃ šā·laḥ šālaḥ še·laḥ šelaḥ Shalach Shelach veShelach wə·še·laḥ wəšelaḥ
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