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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7353 - רָחֵל

Word Origin
from an unused root meaning to journey
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) ewe

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 286 ‑ ἀμνός (am‑nos');  2751 ‑ κείρω (ki'‑ro);  4263 ‑ πρόβατον (prob'‑at‑on);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Genesis 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 1
Genesis 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 1
Genesis 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 1
n-cfp 2
n-cfs 1
n-cfp 2
n-cfs 1
n-cfp 2
n-cfs 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2761) lhr (רההל RHhL) AC: ? CO: Ewe AB: ?

Nf ) lhr (רההל RHhL) - Ewe: KJV (4): ewe, sheep - Strongs: H7353 (רָחֵל)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. רָחֵל noun feminine Isaiah 53:7 ewe; — absolute ׳ר Isaiah 53:7 (in simile, "" שֶׂה); plural רְחֵלִים Genesis 32:15 (E; + עִזִּים, אֵילִים), Song of Solomon 6:6 (in simile); suffix רְחֵלֶיךָ וְעִזֶּיךָ Genesis 31:38 (E).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

רָחֵל an unused root, perhaps of the same or similar meaning to רָחַם to cherish. Secondary and denom. is the Arab. رخل Conj. V. to possess lambs. [In Thes. this is compared with رَحَلَ to wander, to journey, especially with camels.]

רָחֵל f.

(1)  a ewe, Genesis 31:38, 32:15 hence any sheep, Isaiah 53:7; Song of Solomon 6:6. (Arab. رَخِلُ, رِخْلُ a female lamb.)

(2) [Rachel, Rahel], pr.n. of the wife of Jacob, Genesis 29:6; Jeremiah 31:15.

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List of Word Forms
הָֽרְחֵלִ֔ים הרחלים וּכְרָחֵ֕ל וכרחל רְחֵלִ֥ים רְחֵלֶ֥יךָ רחליך רחלים hā·rə·ḥê·lîm harecheLim hārəḥêlîm rə·ḥê·le·ḵā rə·ḥê·lîm recheLeicha recheLim rəḥêleḵā rəḥêlîm ū·ḵə·rā·ḥêl ucheraChel ūḵərāḥêl
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