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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5274 - נָעַל

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

1) to bar, lock, bolt

1a) (Qal) to bar, lock, bolt

2) to furnish with sandals, shoe

2a) (Qal) to shoe

2b) (Hiphil) to give sandals

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 608 ‑ ἀποκλείω (ap‑ok‑li'‑o);  2808 ‑ κλείω (kli'‑o);  4547 ‑ σανδάλιον (san‑dal'‑ee‑on);  5266 ‑ ὑπόδημα (hoop‑od'‑ah‑mah);  3112 ‑ μακράν (mak‑ran');  5265 ‑ ὑποδέω (hoop‑od‑eh'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (8) NAS (8) HCS (8)
Judges 2
2 Samuel 2
2 Chronicles 1
Song of Solomon 1
Ezekiel 1
Judges 2
2 Samuel 2
2 Chronicles 1
Song of Solomon 1
Ezekiel 1
Judges 2
2 Samuel 2
2 Chronicles 1
Song of Solomon 2
Ezekiel 1
v-qp3ms 2
v-qsfp 1
v-qsms 2
v-qvms 1
v-qp3ms 2
v-qsfp 1
v-qsms 2
v-qvms 1
v-qp3ms 2
v-qsfp 1
v-qsms 2
v-qvms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2415) lon (נאהל NAhL) AC: Shod CO: Sandal AB: ?: [from: lo- being put on]

V) lon (נאהל NAhL) - I. Shod:To give sandals. II. Lock:[Unknown connection to root;] KJV (8): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) lock, bolt, shod, inclose, shut - Strongs: H5274 (נָעַל)

Nf) lon (נאהל NAhL) - Sandal: KJV (22): shoe, dryshod - Strongs: H5275 (נַעֲלָה)

hm) lonm (מנאהל MNAhL) - Sandal: KJV (1): shoe - Strongs: H4515 (מִנְעָל)

adm) lfonm (מנאהול MNAhWL) - Lock: [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (6): lock - Strongs: H4514 (מַנְעֻל)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נָעַל verb Baruch , bolt, lock (Late Hebrew id.); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular נָעַל 2 Samuel 13:18, נָעָ֑ל Judges 3:23; Imperative נְעֹל 2 Samuel 13:17; Passive participle נָעוּל Song of Solomon 4:12 (twice in verse); feminine plural נְעֻלוֺת Judges 3:24; — Baruch , bolt, lock, usually with accusative דֶּלֶת, ׃דְּלָתוֺת Judges 3:23, + אַחֲרֵי after, behind, Judges 3:24; 2 Samuel 13:17,18; elsewhere only גַּן נָעוּל Song of Solomon 4:12 a garden barred (figurative of Shulamite), so also Song of Solomon 4:12 b (reading גַּן for גַּל, Vrss Gr Bu).

[נָעַל] verb denominative furnish with sandals, shoe (ᵑ7נְעַל (rare), bind on sandal; Arabic furnish with sandals, shoe horse or camel; Syriac shoe horse); —

Qal Imperfect 1 singular suffix וָאֶנְעֲלֵךְתָּ֑חַשׁ Ezekiel 16:10 and I shod thee with תחשׁ (q. v.).

Hiph`il Imperfect 3 masculine plural suffix וַיַּנְעִלוּם 2 Chronicles 28:15 and gave them sandals.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition


(1)  to bolt a door, to fasten with a bolt; with an acc. 2 Samuel 13:17, 18 2 Samuel 13:18; Judges 3:23, 24 Judges 3:24.

(2) to shoe, to put on sandals, Arab. نعل (which is done by binding round the foot with straps, and as it were bolting it). Followed by two acc. Ezekiel 16:10. וָאֶנְעֲלֵךְ תַּחַשׁ “I shod thee with seal skin.”

Hiphil, id., 2 Chronicles 28:15.

Derivatives, מַנְעוּל, מִנְעָל, and

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List of Word Forms
וְנָעַ֥ל וְנָעָֽל׃ וַ֠יַּנְעִלוּם וָאֶנְעֲלֵ֖ךְ וּנְעֹ֥ל ואנעלך וינעלום ונעל ונעל׃ נְעֻל֑וֹת נָע֖וּל נעול נעלות nā‘ūl nā·‘ūl naUl nə‘ulōwṯ nə·‘u·lō·wṯ neuLot ū·nə·‘ōl ūnə‘ōl uneOl vaenaLech Vaiyanilum venaAl wā’en‘ălêḵ wā·’en·‘ă·lêḵ way·yan·‘i·lūm wayyan‘ilūm wə·nā·‘al wə·nā·‘āl wənā‘al wənā‘āl
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Monday, November 18th, 2019
the Week of Proper 28 / Ordinary 33
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