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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6382 - פֶּלֶא

Word Origin
from (06381)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) wonder, marvel

1a) wonder (extraordinary, hard to understand thing)

1b) wonder (of God’s acts of judgment and redemption)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2298 ‑ θαυμαστός (thow‑mas‑tos');  5059 ‑ τέρας (ter'‑as);  5246 ‑ ὑπέρογκος (hoop‑er'‑ong‑kos);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (13) NAS (12) HCS (13)
Exodus 1
Psalms 7
Isaiah 3
Lamentations 1
Daniel 1
Exodus 1
Psalms 7
Isaiah 2
Lamentations 1
Daniel 1
Exodus 1
Psalms 7
Isaiah 3
Lamentations 1
Daniel 1
n-cmp 2
n-cms 6
n-cmp 3
n-cms 6
n-cmp 3
n-cms 6

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1380) lp (פל PL) AC: Plead CO: ? AB: Judgment: The pictograph p is a picture of mouth, the l is a picture of a shepherd staff representing authority. Combined these mean "speak to authority". A coming to one in authority to intercede on ones own behalf or for another.

B) llp (פלל PLL) AC: Plead CO: ? AB: Judgment: To plead for intercession or an outcome.

V) llp (פלל PLL) - Plead: KJV (84): (vf: Hitpael, Piel) pray, judge, made, intreat, judgment, prayer, supplication, thought - Strongs: H6419 (פָּלַל)

bm) lilp (פליל PLYL) - Judgment: What is determined out of the pleading. KJV (3): judge - Strongs: H6414 (פָּלִיל)

bf1) elilp (פלילה PLYLH) - Judgment: What is determined out of the pleading. KJV (1): judgment - Strongs: H6415 (פְּלִילָה)

bfm) ililp (פלילי PLYLY) - Judgment: What is determined out of the pleading. KJV (1): judge - Strongs: H6416 (פְּלִילִי)

bff1) eililp (פליליה PLYLYH) - Judgment: What is determined out of the pleading. KJV (1): judgment - Strongs: H6417 (פְּלִילִיָּה)

C) lpa (אפל APL) AC: ? CO: Dark AB: ?: A very dark darkness brought about as a punishment of judgment.

Nm) lpa (אפל APL) - Dark: KJV (1): dark - Strongs: H651 (אָפֵל)

Nf1) elpa (אפלה APLH) - Darkness: KJV (10): darkness, gloominess, dark, thick - Strongs: H653 (אֲפֵלָה)

am) lpam (מאפל MAPL) - Darkness: KJV (1): darkness - Strongs: H3990 (מַאֲפֵל)

aff1) eilpam (מאפליה MAPLYH) - Darkness: KJV (1): darkness - Strongs: H3991 (מַאְפֵלְיָה)

bm) lipa (אפיל APYL) - Late: In the sense of night as being dark. KJV (1): grown - Strongs: H648 (אָפִיל)

gm) lpfa (אופל AWPL) - Darkness: KJV (9): darkness, privily, obscurity - Strongs: H652 (אֹפֶל)

E) alp (פלא PLA) AC: Perform CO: ? AB: ?: A great work as an act of intercession.

V) alp (פלא PLA) - Perform: To do a great action out of a judgment. KJV (71): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel, Participle) work, wonder, marvelous, wonderful, thing, hard, wondrous, perform - Strongs: H6381 (פָּלָא)

Nm) alp (פלא PLA) - Performance: KJV (13): wonder, wonderful, marvelous - Strongs: H6382 (פֶּלֶא)

bm) ailp (פליא PLYA) - Performance: [df: yalp] KJV (4): secret, wonderful - Strongs: H6383 (פָּלִיא)

hf1 ) ealpm (מפלאה MPLAH) - Performance: KJV (1): wondrous - Strongs: H4652 (מִפְלָאוֹת)

H) elp (פלה PLH) AC: Distinct CO: ? AB: ?: A judgment that sets something apart as special.

V) elp (פלה PLH) - Distinct: To be distinct. KJV (7): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil) sever, separate, wonderfully, set apart, marvelous, difference - Strongs: H6395 (פָּלָה)

J) lfp (פול PWL) AC: ? CO: Bean AB: ?: From its bent shape as one bowing before one in authority.

Nm) lfp (פול PWL) - Bean: KJV (2): bean - Strongs: H6321 (פּוֹל)

M) lip (פיל PYL) AC: Plead CO: ? AB: ?

if1 ) elipt (תפילה TPYLH) - Pleading: KJV (77): prayer - Strongs: H8605 (תְּפִלָּה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מֶּ֫לֶא noun masculine wonder (Late Hebrew id.; as unusual, extraordinary); — ׳פ Exodus 15:11 6t.; suffix מִּלְאֲךָ Psalm 89:6; מִּלְאֶ֑ךָ Psalm 77:12; Psalm 88:13, plural מְּלָאִים Lamentations 1:9; feminine plural מְּלָאוֺת Psalm 119:129; Daniel 12:6; —

1 wonder: extraordinary, hard to be understood, God's dealings with His people Isaiah 29:14; the testimonies of the Law Psalm 119:129; מֶּלֶא יוֺעֵץ Isaiah 9:5 marvel of a counsellor (Baer מֵּלֶא), wonderful counsellor (of Messianic king); plural as adverb accusative ׳וַתֵּרֶד פ Lamentations 1:9 she (Jerusalem) hath come down marvelously.

2 wonder: of God's acts of judgment and redemption Psalm 77:12; Psalm 88:13; Psalm 89:6; ׳עשׂה פ Exodus 15:11; Isaiah 25:1; Psalm 77:15; Psalm 78:12; Psalm 88:11; of extraordinary trials ׳קֵץ הפ Daniel 12:6.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

פֶּלֶא suff. פִּלְאִי m.

(1)  something wonderful, admirable, a miracle of God, Exodus 15:11; Psalms 77:12, 15 Psalms 77:15, 78:12 88:11. Plural פְּלָאִים adverb wonderfully, Lamentations 1:9 פְּלָאוֹת wonderful things, Daniel 12:6.

(2) concr. admirable, distinguished (used of Messiah the king), Isaiah 9:5.

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List of Word Forms
הַפְּלָאֽוֹת׃ הפלאות׃ וָפֶ֑לֶא ופלא פְּלָא֥וֹת פְּלָאִ֔ים פִּלְאֲךָ֣ פִּלְאֶ֑ךָ פִּלְאֶֽךָ׃ פֶ֑לֶא פֶּ֑לֶא פֶּ֠לֶא פֶֽלֶא׃ פלא פלא׃ פלאות פלאים פלאך פלאך׃ Fele hap·pə·lā·’ō·wṯ happəlā’ōwṯ happelaot pə·lā·’îm pə·lā·’ō·wṯ pe·le p̄e·le pəlā’îm pəlā’ōwṯ pelaIm pelaot pele p̄ele pil’ăḵā pil’eḵā pil·’ă·ḵā pil·’e·ḵā pilaCha pilEcha vaFele wā·p̄e·le wāp̄ele
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