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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #168 - אֹהֶל

Transliteration
'ôhel
Phonetics
o'-hel  
Word Origin
from (0166)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
32a
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) tent

1a) nomad’s tent, and thus symbolic of wilderness life, transience

1b) dwelling, home, habitation

1c) the sacred tent of Jehovah (the tabernacle)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2646 ‑ κατάλυμα (kat‑al'‑oo‑mah);  3624 ‑ οἶκος (oy'‑kos);  4633 ‑ σκηνή (skay‑nay');  4638 ‑ σκήνωμα (skay'‑no‑mah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (345) NAS (344) HCS (341)
Genesis 19
Exodus 54
Leviticus 42
Numbers 70
Deuteronomy 7
Joshua 11
Judges 12
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 7
1 Kings 7
2 Kings 6
1 Chronicles 10
2 Chronicles 10
Job 14
Psalms 18
Proverbs 1
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 8
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 1
Daniel 1
Hosea 2
Habakkuk 1
Zechariah 1
Malachi 1
Genesis 19
Exodus 54
Leviticus 42
Numbers 70
Deuteronomy 7
Joshua 11
Judges 12
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 7
1 Kings 7
2 Kings 6
1 Chronicles 10
2 Chronicles 10
Job 14
Psalms 17
Proverbs 1
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 8
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 1
Daniel 1
Hosea 2
Habakkuk 1
Zechariah 1
Malachi 1
Genesis 21
Exodus 62
Leviticus 44
Numbers 76
Deuteronomy 9
Joshua 12
Judges 13
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 7
1 Kings 9
2 Kings 7
1 Chronicles 11
2 Chronicles 12
Job 14
Psalms 17
Proverbs 1
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 9
Lamentations 1
Daniel 1
Hosea 2
Habakkuk 1
Zechariah 1
Malachi 1
BYZ TIS TR
n-cmp 9
n-cmpc 13
n-cmpcX1cs 1
n-cms 234
n-cmp 9
n-cmpc 15
n-cmpcX1cs 1
n-cms 232
n-cmp 9
n-cmpc 15
n-cmpcX1cs 1
n-cms 232
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1104) le (הל HL) AC: Shine CO: Star AB: Distant: The pictograph e is a picture of a man with his arms raised looking at a great sight. The l is a shepherd staff representing the idea of "toward" as the staff is used to move a sheep toward a direction. Combined these letters mean "a looking toward something" such as the looking toward a light in the distance. The stars have always been used to guide the traveler or shepherd to find his home or destination.

A) le (הל HL) AC: Look CO: ? AB: ?: To look toward a sight.

Nm) le (הל HL) - I. These:Designating a group that is with the speaker. In the sense of looking toward a sight. [Hebrew and Aramaic; The short form " e " is used as a prefix meaning "look" and translated as "the".] [df: la hla]II. Toward:A moving to or toward something to be with it as the ox moves toward a destination. [df: la] KJV (69): these, those, this, thus, who, so, such, some, same, other, which, another, whom, they, them - Strongs: H411 (אֵל), H412 (אֵל), H413 (אֶל), H428 (אֵלֶּה), H429 (אֵלֶּה)

em ) lie (היל HYL) - These: Designating a group that is with the speaker. In the sense of looking toward a sight. [Aramaic only] [df: Kla] KJV (14): these, those - Strongs: H479 (אִלֵּךְ)

if1 ) elet (תהלה THLH) - Folly: In the sense of shining. KJV (1): folly - Strongs: H8417 (תָּהֳלָה)

rm) fle (הלו HLW) - Behold: As to look at a sight. [Aramaic only] [df: wla]KJV (10): behold, lo - Strongs: H431 (אֲלוּ), H718 (אֲרוּ)

sm ) nile (הלינ HLYN) - These: Designating a group that is with the speaker. In the sense of looking toward a sight. [Aramaic only] [df: Nla] KJV (5): these, the - Strongs: H459 (אִלֵּן)

ief1 ) eliet (תהילה THYLH) - Shining: A shining through ones actions or words. May be in a positive (praise) or negative (folly) sense. KJV (57): praise - Strongs: H8416 (תְּהִלָּה)

B) lle (הלל HLL) AC: Shine CO: ? AB: ?: To cause a shining of one by praising or giving thanks to another or to ones self.

V) lle (הלל HLL) - Shine: To shine through ones actions or words. KJV (165): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Pual, Piel, Participle) praise, glory, boast, mad, shine, foolish, commended, rage, celebrate - Strongs: H1984 (הָלַל)

am) llem (מהלל MHLL) - Shine: KJV (1): praise - Strongs: H4110 (מַהֲלָל)

em) llie (הילל HYLL) - S |kjv: Lucifer - Strongs: H1966 (הֵילֵל)

gf1 ) ellfe (הוללה HWLLH) - Madness: As one shining in a negative sense. KJV (4): madness - Strongs: H1947 (הוֹלֵלוֹת)

of3) tfllfe (הוללות HWLLWT) - Madness: As one shining in a negative sense. KJV (1): madness - Strongs: H1948 (הוֹלֵלוּת)

bdm) lflie (הילול HYLWL) - Shine: KJV (2): praise, merry - Strongs: H1974 (הִלּוּלִים)

C) lea (אהל AHL) AC: Shine CO: Tent AB: ?

V) lea (אהל AHL) - I. Shine: II. Pitch tent:[denominative of lefa] KJV (4): (vf: Hiphil, Paal, Piel) shine, tent - Strongs: H166 (אָהַל), H167 (אָהַל)

Nm ) lea (אהל AHL) - Aloe: The glistening oils of the plant. The oils or the tree. KJV (4): aloes, trees of aloes - Strongs: H174 (אֲהָלוֹת)

gm) lefa (אוהל AWHL) - Tent: The shining light of the campfire next to the tent in the distance is a guide for those returning home late just as a star is used as a guide. KJV (345): tabernacle, tent, dwelling - Strongs: H168 (אֹהֶל)

E) ale (הלא HLA) AC: Distant CO: ? AB: ?: A distant sight that is looked toward.

V) ale (הלא HLA) - Distant: To be far off. KJV (1): (vf: Niphal) cast far off - Strongs: H1972 (הָלָא)

Nf1) eale (הלאה HLAH) - Distant: Something far off in the distance. KJV (16): beyond, forward, hitherto, back, thenceforth, henceforth, yonder - Strongs: H1973 (הָלְאָה)

K) fle (הלו HLW) AC: ? CO: Here AB: ?: An arrival to the distant place.

pm) mfle (הלומ HLWM) - Here: KJV (11): hither, here, thither - Strongs: H1988 (הֲלֹם)

L) lei (יהל YHL) AC: ? CO: Bright AB: ?

qpm ) mflei (יהלומ YHLWM) - Diamond: A hard and precious stone that glitters. KJV (3): diamond - Strongs: H3095 (יַהֲלֹם)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אֹ֫הֶל343 noun masculine Genesis 13:3 tent (compare Assyrian âlu, above, Arabic , fellow-dwellers, family, Sabean אהל DHM ZMG 1883,341 and others, also in proper names Sabean & Phoenician see אהליאב) — absolute ׳א Genesis 4:20 +; construct id. Exodus 28:43 +; אֹ֫הֱלָה (ה locative) Genesis 18:6 +; suffix אָהֳלִי Job 29:4 +; אָֽהָלִךָ Psalm 61:5; אָֽהֳלֹה Genesis 9:21 3t. (see Dr Sm xxxv); plural אֹהָלִים Genesis 13:5 + (Ges§ 23. 3); בָֽאֳהָלִים Judges 8:11 +; construct אָהֳלֵי Numbers 16:26 +; suffix אֹהָלַי Jeremiah 4:20; אֹהָלֶיךָ Numbers 24:5 +; אָהֳלֵיכֶם Joshua 22:8 +, etc. —

1 tent of nomad Song of Solomon 1:5; Jeremiah 6:3; Jeremiah 49:29; ׳ישֵׁב א dweller in tents Genesis 4:20; Genesis 25:27 (J); אָהֳלֵי מִקְנֶה tents of cattle 2 Chronicles 14:14; of soldier 1 Samuel 17:54 compare Dr, Jeremiah 37:10; 1 Kings 8:66 לְאֹהָלֶיךָ, ישׂראל, exclamation, to thy tents, Israel ! 1 Kings 12:16 (twice in verse) compare 2 Chronicles 10:16; 2 Samuel 20:1 (but compare Dr, 1 Samuel 17:54); of pleasure-tent on house-top 2 Samuel 16:22 (= bridal-tent, bridal pavilion, compare חֻמָּה Psalm 19:5; Joel 2:16 see RS Kinship 168).

2 dwelling, habitation; Psalm 91:10 לְאֹהָלֶ֑ךָ home (literally to thy tents, plural) Judges 19:9 (after הלך); ׳אבֵּיתִי habitation of my house Psalm 132:3 compare Daniel 11:45; דוד׳א habitation or palace of David where throne erected Isaiah 16:5; בַת צִיּוֺן׳א h. of daughter of Zion (= Jerusalem) Lamentations 2:4; אָהֲלֵי יַעֲקֹב Jeremiah 30:18; Malachi 2:12 ("" מִשְׁכָּן); יְהוּדָה׳א Zechariah 12:7 ("" בית דוד); רְשָׁעִים׳א h. of wicked Job 8:22, compare רֶשַׁע׳א Psalm 84:11, יְשָׁרִים׳א Proverbs 14:11; שֹׁחַד׳א Job 15:34; צַדִּיקִים׳א Psalm 118:15; אֱדוֺם׳א = Edom itself, Psalm 83:7 compare קְדָר׳א Psalm 120:5 כוּשָׁן׳א Habakkuk 3:7.

3 the sacred tent used in worship of God; הָאֹהֶל the tent; מוֺעֵד׳א tent of meeting of God with his people (tent of congregation or assembly Ges MV and others) According to E Moses so called the tent which he used to pitch without the camp, afar off, into which he used to enter, & where God spake with him face to face, Exodus 33:7-11Numbers 12:5,10; Deuteronomy 31:14,15; J seems to have same conception of an ׳מ׳א outside the camp, Numbers 11:24,26; D has no allusion to such a tent; P mentions it 131t. as ׳מ׳א; 19t. as הָאֹהֶל (compare Ezekiel 41:1) & הָעֵדוּת׳א, tent of the testimony Numbers 9:15; Numbers 17:22; Numbers 17:23; Numbers 18:2 (as containing ark & tables of the testimony) compare 2 Chronicles 24:6; this tent sometimes confounded with the מִשְׁכָּן but distinguished in ׳מ׳מִשְׁכַּן א Exodus 39:32; Exodus 40:2,6,29, compare 1 Chronicles 6:17; הַמִּשְׁכָּן וְהָאֹהֶל Numbers 3:25; אֶתהַֿמִּשְׁכָּן וְאֶתאָֿהֳלוֺ Exodus 35:11; tent was of three layers of skins, goatskins, ramskins, & tachash skins, each layer of eleven pieces stretched in form of a tent, covering & protecting the מִשְׁכָּן, which was in form of parallelopip. ( Exodus 26). An אֹהֶל מוֺעֵד was at Shilo 1 Samuel 2:22 (omitted ᵐ5; see Dr) compare Psalm 78:60, called יוֺסֵף׳א Psalm 78:67. The Mosaic ׳מ׳א was later at Gibeon 2 Chronicles 1:3,6,13; courses of ministry arranged for service at ׳מ׳א 1 Chronicles 6:17; 1 Chronicles 23:32 compare 1 Chronicles 9:19 (׳הָא), 1 Chronicles 9:21; 1 Chronicles 9:23 (׳בֵּית הָא); David erected an אֹהֶל for ark on Mt. Zion 2 Samuel 6:17; 1 Chronicles 15:1; 1 Chronicles 16:1; 2 Chronicles 1:4; Joab fled for refuge to יהוה׳א 1 Kings 2:28-30; sacred oil brought from ׳הָא 1 Kings 1:39; the מוֺעֵד׳א was taken up into temple 1 Kings 8:4 2 Chronicles 5:5; ׳י had not previously dwelt in a בַּיִת, but had gone מֵאֹהֶל אֶלאֹֿהֶל from tent to tent, from one to another, 1 Chronicles 17:5, compare 2 Samuel 7:6; יהוה׳א ("" בַּיִת & הַר קֹדֶשׁ) is refuge & dwelling-place of righteous, Psalm 15:1; Psalm 27:5; Psalm 27:6; Psalm 61:5 (compare Psalm 90:1).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֹהֶל with suffix אָהֳלִי, אָהָלְךָ (ŏhŏlchג), with ה parag. אֹהֱלָה; pl. אֹהָלִים (by a Syriacism, for אֳהָלִים; Lehrg. p. 152, 572); with pref. בָּאֳהָלִים Judges 8:11; Jeremiah 35:7, 10 Jeremiah 35:10 const. אָהֳלֵי, with suff. אֹהָלָיו, אֹהָלֶיךָ-אָהֳלֵיכֶם.

(1) a tent, a tabernacle, Genesis 9:27, etc.; מוֹעֵד אֹהֶל “the tent of the congregation,” commonly called the tabernacle of the covenant, i.e. the moveable and portable temple of the Israelites in the desert, which is described Exo 26:1-37 and 36 called also simply הָאֹהֶל 1 Kings 1:39. With regard to the tabernacle, when אֹהֶל is distinguished from מִשְׁכָּן, אֹהֶל is the outer covering of the tent, of twelve curtains of goats’ hair, placed above the dwelling-place (מִשְׁכָּן), i.e. ten interior curtains which rested on the boards, Exodus 26:1, Exodus 26:7, 36:8, 14 Exodus 36:14, 19 Exodus 36:19.

(2) a house, or habitation of any kind; Isaiah 16:5, אֹהֶל דָּוִד “the house of David;” 1 Kings 8:66; Jeremiah 4:20; Lamentations 2:4. Poet. Psalms 132:3, אִם אָבֹא בֵּאֹהֶל בֵּיתִי “I will not enter into the habitation of my house.”

(3) Specially of the temple, Ezekiel 41:1.

(4) [Ohel], pr.n. of a son of Zerubbabel, 1 Chronicles 3:20.

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אָֽהֳלֵי־ אָֽהֳלֵיהֶ֔ם אָֽהֳלֵיכֶם֙ אָֽהֳלֹ֔ה אָהֳל֑וֹ אָהֳל֔וֹ אָהֳל֖וֹ אָהֳלִ֑י אָהֳלִ֔י אָהֳלִ֣י אָהֳלִֽי׃ אָהֳלֵ֗ךְ אָהֳלֵ֣י אָהֳלֵ֥י אָהֳלֵ֨י אָהֳלֵיהֶ֑ם אָהֳלֵיהֶ֖ם אָהֳלֵיהֶ֗ם אָהֳלֵיהֶ֜ם אָהֳלֵיהֶ֤ם אָהֳלֵיהֶֽם׃ אָהֳלֶ֑ךָ אָהֳלֶ֣י אָהֳלֹ֑ה אָהֳלֹֽה׃ אָהֳלֽוֹ׃ אָהֳלוֹ֙ אֹ֖הֶל אֹ֝֗הֶל אֹ֣הֶל אֹ֤הֶל אֹ֤הֶל ׀ אֹ֥הֶל אֹ֧הֶל אֹ֨הֶל אֹֽהֶל־ אֹֽהֶל׃ אֹֽהָלִ֨ים ׀ אֹהָלִֽים׃ אֹהָלִים֙ אֹהָלֶ֖יךָ אֹהָלַ֔י אָֽהֳלֹו֙ אהל אהל־ אהל׃ אהלה אהלו אהלו׃ אהלי אהלי־ אהלי׃ אהליהם אהליהם׃ אהליך אהליכם אהלים אהלים׃ אהלך בְ֭אָהֳלוֹ בְ֭אָהָלְךָ בְּ֝אָהֳלֵיהֶ֗ם בְּ֭אָהֳלוֹ בְּאָ֣הֳלֵיהֶ֔ם בְּאָֽהֳלֵי־ בְּאָהֳל֑וֹ בְּאָהֳל֖וֹ בְּאָהֳלֵ֥י בְּאָהֳלֵי־ בְּאָהֳלֵיהֶ֖ם בְּאָהֳלֵיהֶֽם׃ בְּאָהֳלֶ֑ךָ בְּאָהֳלֶֽךָ׃ בְּאָהֳלֽוֹ׃ בְּאָהֳלוֹ֙ בְּאֹ֑הֶל בְּאֹ֖הֶל בְּאֹ֙הֶל֙ בְּאֹ֣הֶל בְּאֹ֤הֶל בְּאֹ֥הֶל בְּאֹהָלֶ֣יךָ בְּאֹהָלֶֽיךָ׃ בְאָהֳלֵיהֶ֑ם בְאָהֳלֵיכֶם֙ בָּֽאֳהָלִ֑ים בָּאֳהָלִ֤ים בָּאֹ֑הֶל בָּאֹ֔הֶל בָּאֹ֖הֶל בָֽאֳהָלִ֔ים בָאֳהָלִ֖ים בָאֹֽהֶל׃ באהל באהל׃ באהלו באהלו׃ באהלי באהלי־ באהליהם באהליהם׃ באהליך באהליך׃ באהליכם באהלים באהלך באהלך׃ הָ֠אֹהֶל הָאָֽהֳלִ֖י הָאֹ֑הֱלָה הָאֹ֑הֶל הָאֹ֔הֱלָה הָאֹ֔הֶל הָאֹ֖הֱלָה הָאֹ֖הֶל הָאֹ֙הֱלָה֙ הָאֹ֙הֶל֙ הָאֹ֛הֶל הָאֹ֜הֶל הָאֹֽהֱלָה׃ הָאֹֽהֶל׃ האהל האהל׃ האהלה האהלה׃ האהלי וְאָהֳלֵיהֶ֗ם וְאֹ֖הֶל וְאֹהָלִ֖ים וְאֹהָלִֽים׃ וְהָאֹ֑הֶל וּבְאֹ֛הֶל וּבְאֹ֣הֶל ואהל ואהליהם ואהלים ואהלים׃ ובאהל והאהל כְּאָהֳלֵ֣י כְּאֹ֣הֶל כָּאֹ֖הֶל כאהל כאהלי לְאָהֳל֔וֹ לְאָהֳל֖וֹ לְאָהֳלִֽי׃ לְאָהֳלֵיהֶ֑ם לְאָהֳלֵיהֶ֗ם לְאָהֳלֵיכֶ֗ם לְאָהֳלֵיכֶֽם׃ לְאֹ֖הֶל לְאֹ֣הֶל לְאֹ֥הֶל לְאֹֽהֶל־ לְאֹֽהָלָ֔יו לְאֹהָלֶ֙יךָ֙ לְאֹהָלֶֽיךָ׃ לְאֹהָלֶֽךָ׃ לְאֹהָלָ֑יו לְאֹהָלָ֔יו לְאֹהָלָ֖יו לְאֹהָלָֽיו׃ לָאֹ֑הֶל לָאֹ֔הֶל לאהל לאהל־ לאהלו לאהלי׃ לאהליהם לאהליו לאהליו׃ לאהליך לאהליך׃ לאהליכם לאהליכם׃ לאהלך׃ מֵ֭אָהֳלוֹ מֵאָ֣הֳלֵיהֶ֔ם מֵאָהֳלֵ֖י מֵאָהֳלֶֽךָ׃ מֵאֹ֑הֶל מֵאֹ֣הֶל מֵאֹ֥הֶל מאהל מאהלו מאהלי מאהליהם מאהלך׃ ’ā·ho·le ’ā·ho·lê ’ā·ho·lê- ’ā·ho·lê·hem ’ā·ho·le·ḵā ’ā·ho·lê·ḵem ’ā·ho·lêḵ ’ā·ho·lî ’ā·ho·lōh ’ā·ho·lōw ’āhole ’āholê ’āholê- ’āholêhem ’āholêḵ ’āholeḵā ’āholêḵem ’āholî ’āholōh ’āholōw ’ō·hā·lay ’ō·hā·le·ḵā ’ō·hā·lîm ’ō·hel ’ō·hel- ’ōhālay ’ōhāleḵā ’ōhālîm ’ōhel ’ōhel- bā’ohālîm ḇā’ohālîm bā’ōhel ḇā’ōhel bā·’o·hā·lîm ḇā·’o·hā·lîm bā·’ō·hel ḇā·’ō·hel baOhel ḇə’āhāləḵā bə’āholê bə’āholê- bə’āholêhem ḇə’āholêhem bə’āholeḵā ḇə’āholêḵem bə’āholōw ḇə’āholōw bə’ōhāleḵā bə’ōhel ḇə·’ā·hā·lə·ḵā bə·’ā·ho·lê bə·’ā·ho·lê- bə·’ā·ho·lê·hem ḇə·’ā·ho·lê·hem bə·’ā·ho·le·ḵā ḇə·’ā·ho·lê·ḵem bə·’ā·ho·lōw ḇə·’ā·ho·lōw bə·’ō·hā·le·ḵā bə·’ō·hel beohaLeicha beOhel beohoLecha beoholei beoholeiHem beohoLo boohaLim hā’āholî hā’ōhel hā’ōhĕlāh hā·’ā·ho·lî hā·’ō·hĕ·lāh hā·’ō·hel haOhel haOhelah haohoLi kā’ōhel kā·’ō·hel kaOhel kə’āholê kə’ōhel kə·’ā·ho·lê kə·’ō·hel keOhel keohoLei lā’ōhel lā·’ō·hel laOhel lə’āholêhem lə’āholêḵem lə’āholî lə’āholōw lə’ōhālāw lə’ōhāleḵā lə’ōhel lə’ōhel- lə·’ā·ho·lê·hem lə·’ā·ho·lê·ḵem lə·’ā·ho·lî lə·’ā·ho·lōw lə·’ō·hā·lāw lə·’ō·hā·le·ḵā lə·’ō·hel lə·’ō·hel- leohaLav leohaLecha leohaLeicha leOhel leoholeiChem leoholeiHem leohoLi leohoLo mê’āholê mê’āholêhem mê’āholeḵā mê’āholōw mê’ōhel mê·’ā·ho·lê mê·’ā·ho·lê·hem mê·’ā·ho·le·ḵā mê·’ā·ho·lōw mê·’ō·hel meOhel meohoLecha meohoLei meOholeiHem meoholo ohaLai ohaLeicha ohaLim Ohel ohoLech ohoLecha ohoLei oholeiChem oholeiHem ohoLi ohoLo ohoLoh ū·ḇə·’ō·hel ūḇə’ōhel uveOhel vaOhel Veahalcha vehaOhel veohaLim veOhel veoholeiChem veoholeiHem veoholo voohaLim wə’āholêhem wə’ōhālîm wə’ōhel wə·’ā·ho·lê·hem wə·’ō·hā·lîm wə·’ō·hel wə·hā·’ō·hel wəhā’ōhel
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Tuesday, October 15th, 2019
the Week of Proper 23 / Ordinary 28
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