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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6399 - פְּלַח

Word Origin
corresponding to (06398)
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to serve, worship, revere, minister for, pay reverence to

1a) (Peal)

1a1) to pay reverence to

1a2) to serve

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1398 ‑ δουλεύω (dool‑yoo'‑o);  3000 ‑ λατρεύω (lat‑ryoo'‑o);  5293 ‑ ὑποτάσσω (hoop‑ot‑as'‑so);  5399 ‑ φοβέω (fob‑eh'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (10) NAS (10) HCS (10)
Ezra 1
Daniel 9
Ezra 1
Daniel 9
Ezra 1
Daniel 9
v-NPmp 4
v-NPmpc 1
v-NPms 2
v-Ni3mp 3
v-NPmp 4
v-NPmpc 1
v-NPms 2
v-Ni3mp 2
v-NPmp 4
v-NPmpc 1
v-NPms 2
v-Ni3mp 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2608) hlp (פלהה PLHh) AC: Slice CO: ? AB: ?: The cutting off of a piece of something.

V) hlp (פלהה PLHh) - I. Slice:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Serve:[Unknown connection to root; Aramaic only] KJV (15): (vf: Paal, Piel) cut, shred, cleave, bring forth, strike, serve, minister - Strongs: H6398 (פָּלַח), H6399 (פְּלַח)

Nf) hlp (פלהה PLHh) - Part: As what is sliced off. KJV (6): piece - Strongs: H6400 (פֶּלַח)

mm) nhlp (פלההנ PLHhN) - Service: [Unknown connection to root; Aramaic only] KJV (1): service - Strongs: H6402 (פָּלְחָן)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מְּלַח] verb pay reverence to, serve (deity) (compare Assyrian palâ—u, fear, revere (and Biblical Hebrew יָרֵא, מָּחַד etc.); Egyptian Aramaic פלח worship Lzb351; ᵑ7מְּלַח serve, Syriac ; Palmyrene פלחא soldier); —


1 pay reverence to deity (usually ל accusative): imperfect 3 masculine plural יִפְלְחין Daniel 3:28; Daniel 7:14,27; so Participle active מָּלַח Daniel 6:17; Daniel 6:21, plural מָּֽלְחִין Daniel 3:12,14,18, and (accusative of deity) Daniel 3:17.

2 plural construct as noun מָּֽלְחֵי בֵית אֱלָהָא Ezra 7:24 servants of the house of God ( + priests, Nethinim, etc.).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

פְּלַח Ch. to labour; hence to serve (so often in the Targg.); specially, to worship God (compare עָבַד); followed by an acc. and לְ Daniel 3:12, seq.; 7:14, 27.

Derivative, פָּלְתָן.

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List of Word Forms
וּפָ֣לְחֵ֔י ופלחי יִפְלְח֑וּן יִפְלְח֖וּן יִפְלְח֤וּן יפלחון פָּֽלְחִ֔ין פָּֽלַֽח־ פָֽלְחִ֔ין פָלְחִ֔ין פלח־ פלחין faleChin pā·laḥ- pā·lə·ḥîn p̄ā·lə·ḥîn palach pālaḥ- paleChin pāləḥîn p̄āləḥîn ū·p̄ā·lə·ḥê uFaleChei ūp̄āləḥê yifleChun yip̄·lə·ḥūn yip̄ləḥūn
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