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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7400 - רָכִיל

Word Origin
from (07402) a scandal-monger (as travelling about)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) slander, slanderer, tale bearer, informer

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1388 ‑ δόλος (dol'‑os);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (6) HCS (6)
Leviticus 1
Proverbs 2
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
Leviticus 1
Proverbs 2
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
Leviticus 1
Proverbs 2
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
n-cms 6
n-cms 6
n-cms 6

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2770) lkr (רכל RKL) AC: Trade CO: ? AB: ?: [from: hr- traveling]

V) lkr (רכל RKL) - Trade: KJV (17): (vf: Paal, Participle) merchant - Strongs: H7402 (רָכַל)

Nf1) elkr (רכלה RKLH) - Merchandise: Goods for trading. KJV (4): merchandise, traffick - Strongs: H7404 (רְכֻלָּה)

bm) likr (רכיל RKYL) - I. Talebearer:A traveler selling stories and songs. II. Slanderer:As a talebearer. KJV (6): slander, talebearer, tales - Strongs: H7400 (רָכִיל)

acf2) tlfkrm (מרכולת MRKWLT) - Merchandise: KJV (1): merchandise - Strongs: H4819 (מַרְכֹּלֶת)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 רָכִיל noun [masculine] slander, > tale-bearer, in-former; — always ׳ר absolute; — יַהֲלֹךְ׳ר Jeremiah 9:3, ׳תֵּלֵךְ ר Leviticus 9:16 (H), ׳הוֺלֵךְ ר Proverbs 11:13; Proverbs 20:19, all of going about in slander, as slander (Ges§ 118q); ׳הֹלְבֵי ר Jeremiah 6:28 goers of slander (slanderous persons) (compare הָלַךְ); ׳אַנְשֵׁי ר Ezekiel 22:9 men of slander, informers.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

רָכִיל m., slander, detraction; seek רָכַל No. 2; whence אַנְשֵׁי רָכִיל slanderers, Ezekiel 22:9. הָלַךְ רָכִיל to go about for the sake of slandering, Leviticus 19:16; Proverbs 11:13, 20:19.

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List of Word Forms
רָ֭כִיל רָכִ֑יל רָכִ֖יל רָכִ֛יל רָכִ֥יל רָכִיל֙ רכיל rā·ḵîl raChil rāḵîl
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