corner graphic   Hi,    
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to

Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5536 - סַל

Word Origin
from (05549)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) basket

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2894 ‑ κόφινος (kof'‑ee‑nos);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (15) NAS (15) HCS (15)
Genesis 3
Exodus 3
Leviticus 3
Numbers 3
Judges 1
Genesis 3
Exodus 3
Leviticus 3
Numbers 3
Judges 1
Genesis 4
Exodus 4
Leviticus 3
Numbers 3
Judges 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1334) lx (סל SL) AC: Lift CO: Basket AB: Compare

A) lx (סל SL) AC: ? CO: Basket AB: ?: Carried by lifting it up on the head.

Nm) lx (סל SL) - Basket: KJV (15): basket - Strongs: H5536 (סַל)

lf1) elxlx (סלסלה SLSLH) - Basket: KJV (1): basket - Strongs: H5552 (סַלְסִלָּה)

B) llx (סלל SLL) AC: Lift CO: High AB: ?

V) llx (סלל SLL) - Lift: KJV (12): (vf: Paal, Pilpel) cast, raise, exalt, extol, plain - Strongs: H5549 (סָלַל)

gf1) ellfx (סוללה SWLLH) - Bank: A raised mound of soil for defenses. KJV (11): mount, bank - Strongs: H5550 (סוֹלְלָה)

adm) lflxm (מסלול MSLWL) - Highway: A road constructed above the surrounding area. KJV (1): highway - Strongs: H4547 (מַסְלוּל)

E) alx (סלא SLA) AC: Compare CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root]

V) alx (סלא SLA) - Compare: KJV (1): (vf: Pual, Participle) comparable - Strongs: H5537 (סָלָא)

H) elx (סלה SLH) AC: Lift CO: ? AB: ?

V) elx (סלה SLH) - Lift: To lift up as something of value or to be thrown away. KJV (4): (vf: Paal, Pual, Piel) value, trodden - Strongs: H5541 (סָלָה)

Nm) elx (סלה SLH) - Selah: A musical term possibly a lifting of the sound. KJV (74): selah - Strongs: H5542 (סֶלָה)

J) lfx (סול SWL) AC: ? CO: Ladder AB: ?

Nf2 ) tlfx (סולת SWLT) - Flour: [Unknown connection to root] KJV (53): flour - Strongs: H5560 (סֹלֶת)

pm) mlfx (סולמ SWLM) - Ladder: Used to raise up. KJV (1): ladder - Strongs: H5551 (סֻלָּם)

K) flx (סלו SLW) AC: Fly CO: ? AB: ?

Nf ) flx (סלו SLW) - Quail: A bird that lifts up quickly. [df: wlV wylV] KJV (4): quail - Strongs: H7958 (שְׂלָיו)

M) lix (סיל SYL) AC: Lift CO: Thorn AB: ?

jm ) nflix (סילונ SYLWN) - Thorn: [Unknown connection to root] KJV (2): brier, thorn - Strongs: H5544 (סַלּוֹן)

kf1) elixm (מסילה MSYLH) - Highway: A road constructed above the surrounding area. KJV (27): highway, causeway, path, way, course, terrace - Strongs: H4546 (מְסִלָּה)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 סַל noun masculine Genesis 40:16 basket; — ׳ס absolute Genesis 40:17 +; construct Exodus 29:23 +; plural סַלִּים Genesis 40:18; construct סַלֵּי Genesis 40:16; — basket Genesis 40:16,17 (twice in verse); Genesis 40:18 (E) Judges 6:19; Exodus 29:3 (twice in verse); Exodus 29:28,32; Leviticus 8:2,26,31; Numbers 6:15,17,19.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

סַל prop. a slender rod (root סָלַל No. II.), of which baskets are woven; hence a basket woven of rods (compare κάνεον, κανίας, κάναστρον canistrum; prop. a basket made of reeds; from κάνη, reed); a wicker-basket, a bread-basket; plur. סַלִּים Genesis 40:17; Exodus 29:3, 32 Exodus 29:32. Arab. سَاَّةُ id., سَلَّالُ a basket maker. Zab. ܣܶܠܰܬ a basket.

These files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available
List of Word Forms
בְּסַ֣ל בַּסַּ֔ל בַּסָּ֑ל בסל הַסַּ֔ל הַסַּ֖ל הַסַּלִּ֔ים הסל הסלים וְסַ֣ל וּבַסַּ֣ל וּמִסַּ֨ל ובסל ומסל וסל מִסַּל֙ מסל סַ֣ל סַ֥ל סַלֵּ֥י סל סלי bas·sal bas·sāl bassal bassāl bə·sal beSal bəsal has·sal has·sal·lîm hassal hassalLim hassallîm mis·sal missal sal sal·lê sallê salLei ū·ḇas·sal ū·mis·sal ūḇassal umisSal ūmissal uvasSal veSal wə·sal wəsal
Lectionary Calendar
Tuesday, May 26th, 2020
the Seventh Week after Easter
Search for…
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
Next Entry
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology