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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5531 - שִׂכְלוּת

siklûth, śiklûth
sik-looth', sik-looth'  
Word Origin
from (05528)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) folly, foolishness

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2167 ‑ εὐφροσύνη (yoo‑fros‑oo'‑nay);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (7) NAS (6) HCS (7)
Ecclesiastes 7
Ecclesiastes 6
Ecclesiastes 7
n-cfs 1
n-cfs 1
n-cfs 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2275) lxk (כסל KSL) AC: ? CO: Loins AB: Confidence: The loins as the seat of ones confidence, foolish or proper.

V) lxk (כסל KSL) - Foolish: To be foolishly confident in something. [df: lko] KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel) foolish, fool - Strongs: H3688 (כָּסַל), H5528 (סָכַל)

Nm ) lxk (כסל KSL) - I. Loins:The seat of confidence. II. Confidence:In a foolish or proper manner. III. Fool:[df: lko] KJV (21): flank, hope, folly, loins, confidence - Strongs: H3689 (כֶּסֶל), H5529 (סֶכֶל), H5530 (סָכָל)

bm ) lixk (כסיל KSYL) - Fool: One who has confidence in something foolish. KJV (70): fool, foolish - Strongs: H3684 (כְּסִיל)

bf3) tflixk (כסילות KSYLWT) - Foolish: A foolish confidence. KJV (1): foolish - Strongs: H3687 (כְּסִילוּת)

ef1) elxik (כיסלה KYSLH) - Confidence: In a foolish or proper manner. KJV (2): confidence, folly - Strongs: H3690 (כִּסְלָה)

ef3) tflkix (סיכלות SYKLWT) - Folly: [df: twlkS] |kjv: folly, foolishness - Strongs: H5531 (שִׂכְלוּת)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 סִכְלוּת, שִׂכְלוּת noun feminine folly; — ׳ס Ecclesiastes 2:3,12,13; Ecclesiastes 7:25; Ecclesiastes 10:1,13; ׳שׁ Ecclesiastes 1:17 (שׂ erroneously for ס).

שִׂכְלוּת Ecclesiastes 1:17 see סִכְלוּת.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שִׂכְלוּת f., Ecclesiastes 1:17 i.q. סִכְלוּת (which is found in many MSS. and editions) folly.

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List of Word Forms
בְּסִכְל֔וּת בסכלות הַסִּכְל֑וּת הסכלות וְהַסִּכְל֖וּת וְסִכְל֑וּת וְשִׂכְל֑וּת והסכלות וסכלות ושכלות סִכְל֑וּת סִכְל֥וּת סכלות bə·siḵ·lūṯ besichLut bəsiḵlūṯ has·siḵ·lūṯ hassichLut hassiḵlūṯ sichLut siḵ·lūṯ siḵlūṯ vehassichLut vesichLut wə·has·siḵ·lūṯ wə·siḵ·lūṯ wə·śiḵ·lūṯ wəhassiḵlūṯ wəsiḵlūṯ wəśiḵlūṯ
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