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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3952 - לָקַק

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

1) to lap, lick, lap up

1a) (Qal) to lap, lap up

1b) (Piel) to lap up

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (7) NAS (7) HCS (6)
Judges 3
1 Kings 2
Judges 3
1 Kings 2
Judges 3
1 Kings 3
v-pPmp 1
v-qi3mp 1
v-pPmp 2
v-qi3mp 1
v-pPmp 2
v-qi3mp 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1261) hl (להה LHh) AC: Lick CO: Moist AB: ?: The pictograph l represents authority and the tongue as the authority, the h is a picture of wall that separates the inside from the outside. Combined these mean "tongue outside". When the lips are dry, the tongue licks the lips to moisten them. (eng: lick - an exchange for the ck and h; liquid - an exchange for the q and h and the addition of the uid.)

A) hl (להה LHh) AC: ? CO: Moist AB: ?: Anything that is moist or fresh.

Nm) hl (להה LHh) - Moist: KJV (7): green, moist - Strongs: H3892 (לַח), H3893 (לֵחַ)

fm) ihl (לההי LHhY) - Jaw: From the moist cheeks. KJV (21): cheek, jaw, jawbone, bone - Strongs: H3895 (לְחִי)

B) hhl (להההה LHhHh) AC: Lick CO: ? AB: ?

V) hhl (להההה LHhHh) - Lick: [df: qql Kxl]KJV (13): (vf: Paal, Piel) lap, lick - Strongs: H3897 (לָחַךְ), H3952 (לָקַק)

C) hla (אלהה ALHh) AC: Filthy CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root]

V) hla (אלהה ALHh) - Filthy: KJV (3): (vf: Niphal) filthy - Strongs: H444 (אָלַח)

J) hfl (לוהה LWHh) AC: ? CO: Tablet AB: ?: A common writing material is wet clay. The letters can be easily inscribed and the clay hardens to preserve the record.

Nm) hfl (לוהה LWHh) - Tablet: KJV (43): table, board, plate - Strongs: H3871 (לֻחַ)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [לָקַק] verb lap, lick (Late Hebrew id., Pi`el; Arabic lick, lap of dog (Wahrm)); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular לָֽקְקוּ 1 Kings 21:19; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יָלֹק Judges 7:5 (twice in verse); 3 masculine plural יָלֹ֫קּוּ 1 Kings 21:19, וַיָּלֹ֫קּוּ 1 Kings 22:38; — lap, יָלֹק בִּלְשׁוֺנוֺ מִןֿהַמַּיִם Judges 7:5, like of dog Judges 7:5 (absolute); of dogs lapping up blood (accusative), 1 Kings 21:19 (twice in verse); 1 Kings 22:38.

Pi`el Participle plural with article הַמְֿלַקְקִים Judges 7:6 (בְּיָדָם אֶלמִּֿיהֶם is erroneous gloss, see GFM), Judges 7:7; in both = lap, lap up (=

Oal Judges 7:5).

לקשׁ (√ of following; Late Hebrew לקשׁ be late (Hiph`il and derivatives ); Aramaic make or do late, לְקִישָׁא, late; vulgar Arabic be late (Hauran), Wetzst in De Job 24:6, so II. Wahrm; late, Dozy Suppl. ii. 543).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

לָקַק fut. יָלק onomatopoet. to lick, to lap, used of dogs drinking by lapping, 1 Kings 21:19, 22:38 Judges 7:5. A kindred root is לִחֵךְ, which see; also page 434, B. Also Armen. ւակեւ lakiel, is to lap; Arab. لَقْلَقُ a tongue.

Piel, id. Judges 7:6, Judges 7:7.

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List of Word Forms
הַֽמֲלַקְקִ֤ים הַֽמֲלַקְקִים֙ המלקקים וַיָּלֹ֤קּוּ וילקו יָלֹ֣ק יָלֹ֧קּוּ יָלֹק֩ ילק ילקו לָקְק֤וּ לקקו ha·mă·laq·qîm hamalakKim hamălaqqîm lā·qə·qū lakeKu lāqəqū vaiyaLokku way·yā·lōq·qū wayyālōqqū yā·lōq yā·lōq·qū yaLok yaLokku yālōq yālōqqū
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