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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3632 - כָּלִיל

Word Origin
from (03634)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) entire, all, perfect (adjective)

2) entirety (substantive)

3) whole, whole burnt offering, holocaust, entirety (substantive)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3646 ‑ ὁλοκαύτωμα (hol‑ok‑ow'‑to‑mah);  3956 ‑ πᾶς (pas);  3956 ‑ πᾶς (pas);  4060 ‑ περιτίθημι (per‑ee‑tith'‑ay‑mee);  4735 ‑ στέφανος (stef'‑an‑os);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (15) NAS (15) HCS (15)
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Numbers 1
Deuteronomy 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 3
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Numbers 1
Deuteronomy 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 3
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Numbers 1
Deuteronomy 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 3
a-fsc 2
a-ms 8
a-msc 4
n-cms 1
a-fsc 2
a-ms 8
a-msc 3
n-cms 1
a-fsc 2
a-ms 8
a-msc 3
n-cms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1242) lk (כל KL) AC: Complete CO: Vessel AB: Whole: The pictograph k is a picture of the bent palm representing the bending or subduing of the will, the l is a picture of a shepherd staff or yoke. Combined these mean "tame for the yoke". An animal or land that is tamed has been worked and is complete and ready for use. Taming include; construction of holding pens, putting the soil to the plow, harvesting of crops, milk or meat. One eats once the harvest is complete. (eng: whole; cell; cellar)

A) lk (כל KL) AC: Complete CO: Vessel AB: Whole: A container for holding contents. Something that is full or whole.

Nf1) elk (כלה KLH) - Completion: Something that has been completed or made whole. This can be in a positive sense or negative such as in a failure. KJV (22): end, altogether, consume, consumption, consummation, determine, riddance - Strongs: H3617 (כָּלָה)

fm) ilk (כלי KLY) - Vessel: For carrying or storing various materials. KJV (325): vessel, instrument, weapon, jewel, stuff, thing, armour, furniture, carriage, bag - Strongs: H3627 (כְּלִי)

ff1) eilk (כליה KLYH) - Kidney: The organ as a vessel. The seat of emotion. KJV (31): kidneys, reins - Strongs: H3629 (כִּלְיָה)

if1) elkt (תכלה TKLH) - Completion: KJV (1): perfection - Strongs: H8502 (תִּכְלָה)

if2) tlkt (תכלת TKLT) - Blue: [Unknown connection to root] KJV (50): blue - Strongs: H8504 (תְּכֵלֶת)

if4) tilkt (תכלית TKLYT) - Boundary: The ends of the whole. KJV (5): end, perfection, perfect - Strongs: H8503 (תַּכְלִית)

fjm) nfilk (כליונ KLYWN) - Failure: A complete destruction or failure of something. KJV (2): failing, consumption - Strongs: H3631 (כִּלָּיוֹן)

B) llk (כלל KLL) AC: Complete CO: ? AB: Whole: Something that is whole or a container that holds something completely.

V) llk (כלל KLL) - Complete: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (10): (vf: Paal) perfect, finish - Strongs: H3634 (כָּלַל), H3635 (כְּלַל)

Nf1) ellk (כללה KLLH) - Bride: The one added to the man to make him complete. KJV (34): daughter-in-law, bride, spouse - Strongs: H3618 (כַּלָּה)

bm) lilk (כליל KLYL) - Complete: KJV (15): perfect, wholly, perfection, utterly, whole - Strongs: H3632 (כָּלִיל)

df1) elflk (כלולה KLWLH) - Bridehood: In the sense of becoming complete. KJV (1): espousal - Strongs: H3623 (כְּלוּלֹת)

hm) llkm (מכלל MKLL) - Complete: KJV (1): perfection - Strongs: H4359 (מִכְלָל)

hcm) lflkm (מכלול MKLWL) - Complete: KJV (2): gorgeously, sorts - Strongs: H4358 (מִכְלוֹל)

hdm) lflkm (מכלול MKLWL) - Choice: In the sense of being whole and complete. KJV (1): all - Strongs: H4360 (מַכְלֻל)

C) lka (אכל AKL) AC: Eat CO: Food AB: ?: Through sustenance one becomes whole and satisfied.

V) lka (אכל AKL) - Eat: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (817): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Pual, Piel) eat, devour, consume - Strongs: H398 (אָכַל), H399 (אֲכַל)

Nf1) elka (אכלה AKLH) - Food: KJV (18): meat, devour, fuel, eat, consume, food - Strongs: H402 (אָכְלָה)

am) lkam (מאכל MAKL) - Food: KJV (30): meat, food, fruit, manner, victual - Strongs: H3978 (מַאֲכָל)

af2) tlkam (מאכלת MAKLT) - Knife: What is used for preparing and eating food. KJV (4): knife - Strongs: H3979 (מַאֲכֶלֶת)

bf1) elika (אכילה AKYLH) - Food: KJV (1): meat - Strongs: H396 (אֲכִילָה)

gm) lkfa (אוכל AWKL) - Food: KJV (44): meat, food, eating, victuals, prey - Strongs: H400 (אֹכֶל)

acf2) tlfkam (מאכולת MAKWLT) - Fuel: Is used cooking food. KJV (2): fuel - Strongs: H3980 (מַאֲכֹלֶת)

E) alk (כלא KLA) AC: Restrain CO: Prison AB: ?: A prison or fold for restraining men or animals in the sense of whole.

V) alk (כלא KLA) - Restrain: To hold back or prevent someone or something. KJV (18): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) shut up, stay, refrain, withhold, keep, finish, forbid, retain - Strongs: H3607 (כָּלָא)

Nm) alk (כלא KLA) - Prison: KJV (10): prison - Strongs: H3608 (כֶּלֶא)

bm) ailk (כליא KLYA) - Prison: [df: awlk] KJV (2): prison - Strongs: H3628 (כְּלִיא)

e m ) alik (כילא KYLA) - Mixture: [Unknown connection to root] KJV (4): mingle, diverse - Strongs: H3610 (כִּלְאַיִם)

hf1) ealkm (מכלאה MKLAH) - Fold: KJV (3): fold - Strongs: H4356 (מִכְלָה)

F) lke (הכל HKL) AC: ? CO: House AB: ?: An enclosure for a resident god or king in the sense of whole.

em) lkie (היכל HYKL) - House: The house of a god (temple) or king (palace) . [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (93): temple, palace - Strongs: H1964 (הֵיכָל), H1965 (הֵיכַל)

G) lek (כהל KHL) AC: Able CO: ? AB: ?: One who is whole or complete is able to do or perform something.

V) lek (כהל KHL) - Able: [Aramaic only] KJV (4): (vf: Paal) able, could - Strongs: H3546 (כְּהַל)

H) elk (כלה KLH) AC: Complete CO: ? AB: ?

V) elk (כלה KLH) - Complete: To bring something to its completion. KJV (206): (vf: Paal, Pual, Piel) consume, end, finish, fail, accomplish, done, spend, determine, away, fulfill, faint, destroy, left, waste - Strongs: H3615 (כָּלָה)

Nm) elk (כלה KLH) - Failing: Something that is incomplete. KJV (1): fail - Strongs: H3616 (כָּלֶה)

hf1) elkm (מכלה MKLH) - Completion: KJV (1): perfect - Strongs: H4357 (מִכְלוֹת)

J) lfk (כול KWL) AC: Sustain CO: Food AB: ?

V) lfk (כול KWL) - Sustain: To provide what is needed to make someone or something whole or complete. KJV (37): (vf: Paal, Pilpel) contain, feed, sustain, abide, nourish, hold, receive, victual, bear, comprehend - Strongs: H3557 (כּוּל)

Nm) lfk (כול KWL) - All: KJV (120): everything, all, whosoever, nothing, yet - Strongs: H3605 (כּוֹל), H3606 (כֹּל)

af2) tlfkm (מכולת MKWLT) - Food: What sustains. KJV (1): food - Strongs: H4361 (מַכֹּלֶת)

L) lki (יכל YKL) AC: Able CO: Vessel AB: ?: One who is whole or complete is able to do or perform something.

V) lki (יכל YKL) - Able: [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: lyky] KJV (107): (vf: Paal) can, able, prevail, may, endure, might - Strongs: H3201 (יָכוֹל), H3202 (יְכִיל)

hm ) lkim (מיכל MYKL) - Vessel: A container of holding water. KJV (1): brook - Strongs: H4323 (מִיכָל)

M) lik (כיל KYL) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Villain: One who is held in a prison.

fm) ilik (כילי KYLY) - Villain: KJV (2): churl - Strongs: H3596 (כֵּלַי)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כָּלִיל adjective and substantive entire, whole, holocaust, construct כְּלִיל, feminine construction כְּלִילַת: —

1. adjective Ezekiel 16:14 (of Jerusalem) the report בְּיָפְיֵךְ כִּי כָּלִיל הוּא, Ezekiel 28:12 כְּלִיל יָֹֽפִי׃ (of the king of Tyre) entire, perfect in beauty; Ezekiel 27:3 אֲנִי כְּלִילַת יָֹֽפִי׃ (of Tyre), Lamentations 2:15 (of Jerusalem) הֲזֹאת הָעִיר שֶׁיּאֹמְרוּ כְּלִילַת יֹ֔פִי.

2. substantive a. entirety, whole, Exodus 28:31 thou shalt make the robe of the ephod כְּלִיל תְּכֵלֶת a whole of purple (i.e. wholly purple); so Exodus 39:22; Numbers 4:6 בֶּגֶד כְּלִיל תְּכֵלֶת; Judges 20:40 והנה עלה כְּלִילהָֿעִירהשׁמימה the whole of the city (perhaps with allusion to meaning

b); as adverb accusative, Isaiah 2:18 וְהָאֱלִילִים כָּלִיל יַחֲלֹף will pass away in entirety, wholly.

b. as a sacrificial term, entire- or whole-offering, holocaust, of a sacrifice consumed wholly on the altar (compare Phoenician כלל CIS I. i, 165,167; RS Rel. Semitic 237), usually a descriptive synonym of עוֺלָה: Deuteronomy 33:10 יָשִׂימוּ קְטוֺרָה בְּאַמֶּ֔ךָוְכָלִיל עַל מִזְכְֶּ˜חן׃, Psalm 51:21 אז תחפץ זבחי צדק עוֺלָהוְכָלִיל, in app. 1 Samuel 7:9 ויעלה עוֺלָה כָּלִיל ליהוה; of the priests' מִנְחָה, Leviticus 6:15 ליהוה כָּלִיל תָּקְטָֽר, Leviticus 6:16 וְכָלמִֿנְחַת כֹּהֵן כָּלִיל תִּהְיֶה לֹא תֵאָכֵל; fig, Deuteronomy 13:17 (of idolatrous city) ושׂרפת באשׁ אתהֿעיר ואתכֿל שׁללהּאלהיך ׳כָּלִיל לי and thou shalt burn the city and all its spoil as a whole-offering to ׳י.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כָּלִיל m. [f. כְּלִילָה] (from the root כָּלַל)

(1) adj. perfect, complete, especially of perfect beauty. Ezekiel 28:12, כְּלִיל יֹפִי of perfect beauty. Ezekiel 27:3; Lamentations 2:15; Ezekiel 16:14.

(2) subst. the whole, the totality. Judges 20:40, כְּלִיל־הָעִיר the whole city. Exodus 28:31, כְּלִיל תְּכֵלֶת the whole of blue. Exodus 39:22; Numbers 4:6.

(3) i.q. עוֹלָה a whole burnt offering, a sacrifice of which the whole is burned, Deuteronomy 33:10 Psalm 51:21.

(4) adv. altogether. Isaiah 2:18; Leviticus 6:15.

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List of Word Forms
וְכָלִ֑יל וְכָלִ֖יל וּכְלִ֥יל וכליל כְּלִ֖יל כְּלִ֛יל כְּלִ֣ילַת כְּלִ֥יל כְּלִ֥ילַת כְלִיל־ כָּלִ֔יל כָּלִ֖יל כָּלִ֣יל כָּלִ֥יל כליל כליל־ כלילת chelil kā·lîl kaLil kālîl kə·lî·laṯ kə·lîl ḵə·lîl- keLil kəlîl ḵəlîl- keLilat kəlîlaṯ ū·ḵə·lîl ucheLil ūḵəlîl vechaLil wə·ḵā·lîl wəḵālîl
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