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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7757 - שׁוּל

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

1) skirt (of robe)

1a) of high priest’s robe

1b) of God’s train, city as woman, ignominy, defilement (figuratively)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1391 ‑ δόξα (dox'‑ah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (11) NAS (11) HCS (10)
Exodus 5
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Lamentations 1
Nahum 1
Exodus 5
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Lamentations 1
Nahum 1
Exodus 5
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Lamentations 1
Nahum 1
n-cmpc 4
n-cmpc 4
n-cmpc 4

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1472) ls (סהל ShL) AC: Draw out CO: ? AB: ?

A) ls (סהל ShL) AC: ? CO: Quiet AB: ?: In the sense of quietness from prosperity.

Nm) ls (סהל ShL) - I. Of:In the sense of something being drawn out of something else. II. Neglect:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (4): though, cause, for - Strongs: H7944 (שַׁל), H7945 (שֶׁל)

fm) ils (סהלי ShLY) - Quietly: In the sense of prosperity. KJV (1): quietly - Strongs: H7987 (שְׁלִי)

rf) fls (סהלו ShLW) - Neglect: [Unknown connection to root; Aramaic only] KJV (5): amiss, fail, error - Strongs: H7955 (שִׂלָּה), H7960 (שָׁלוּת)

B) lls (סהלל ShLL) AC: Spoil CO: ? AB: ?: The spoils drawn out after battle.

V) lls (סהלל ShLL) - Spoil: KJV (16): (vf: Paal) spoil, take, fall, prey, purpose - Strongs: H7997 (שָׁלַל)

Nm) lls (סהלל ShLL) - Spoil: KJV (73): spoil, prey - Strongs: H7998 (שָׁלָל)

gm) llfs (סהולל ShWLL) - Spoiled: What is taken as spoil. KJV (4): spoil, strip - Strongs: H7758 (שֵׁילָל)

C) lsa (אסהל AShL) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown meaning]

Nm) lsa (אסהל AShL) - Tamarisk: The tree or a grove. KJV (3): grove, tree - Strongs: H815 (אֵשֶׁל)

D) las (סהאל ShAL) AC: Request CO: ? AB: ?: To draw out something that is not known.

V) las (סהאל ShAL) - Ask: To seek to understand what is not known. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (179): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel) ask, enquire, desire, require, borrow, salute, demand, lent, request, beg - Strongs: H7592 (שָׁאֵל), H7593 (שְׁאֵל)

Nf1) elas (סהאלה ShALH) - Request: A seeking for what is not known. KJV (15): petition, demand, loan - Strongs: H7595 (שְׁאֵלָה), H7596 (שֵׁלָה)

hf1) elasm (מסהאלה MShALH) - Request: A seeking for what is not known. KJV (2): petition, desire - Strongs: H4862 (מִשְׁאָלָה)

cf) lfas (סהאול ShAWL) - Grave: The place of the dead as an unknown place. KJV (65): grave, hell, pit - Strongs: H7585 (שְׁאֹל)

H) els (סהלה ShLH) AC: Draw out CO: ? AB: ?

V) els (סהלה ShLH) - I. Mislead:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Rest:[Aramaic only] KJV (4): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) negligent, deceive, take, rest - Strongs: H7952 (שָׁלָה), H7953 (שָׁלָה), H7954 (שְׁלֵה)

J) lfs (סהול ShWL) AC: ? CO: Robe AB: ?: As long and drawn out.

Nm) lfs (סהול ShWL) - Robe: KJV (11): hem, skirt, train - Strongs: H7757 (שׁוּל)

K) fls (סהלו ShLW) AC: Prosper CO: ? AB: ?: A drawing out of what is needed.

V) fls (סהלו ShLW) - Prosper: KJV (5): (vf: Paal) prosper, safety, happy - Strongs: H7951 (שָׁלַו)

Nf1) efls (סהלוה ShLWH) - Prosperity: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (10): prosperity, peaceably, quietness, abundance, peace, tranquility - Strongs: H7959 (שָׁלוּ), H7962 (שַׁלְוָה), H7963 (שְׁלֵוָה)

bm) fils (סהליו ShLYW) - Prosperity: KJV (8): ease, peaceable, quietness, prosperity, quiet, prosper, wealthy - Strongs: H7961 (שְׁלֵוָה)

M) lis (סהיל ShYL) AC: Draw out CO: Infant AB: ?

ff1 ) eilis (סהיליה ShYLYH) - Infant: As drawn out of the mother. KJV (1): young - Strongs: H7988 (שִׁלְיָה)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שׁוּל] noun masculine Isaiah 6:1 skirt, of robe; — plural construct שׁוּלֵי Exodus 28:34+; suffix שׁוּלַיִךְ Nahum 3:5 +, שׁוּלָיו Isaiah 6:1 +, שׁוּלֶיהָ Lamentations 1:9; — skirts; of ׳י s train, in vision Isaiah 6:1; elsewhere of city personified as woman, in phrase of ignominy, חָשַׂפְתִּי שׁוּלַיִךְ Jeremiah 13:26, עַלמָּֿנַיִךְ׳גִּלֵּתִי שׁ Nahum 3:5, ׳ונו׳נִגְּלוּ שׁ Jeremiah 13:22; of defilement, טֻמְאָתָהּ׳בְּשׁ Lamentations 1:9; of high priest's robe Exodus 28:33 (twice in verse); Exodus 28:34 = Exodus 39:24,25,26 (all P).

שׁוֺלָל see שׁלל.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שׁוּל an unused root; Arab. سَالَ Med. Waw, to be loose, pendulous (specially, the belly); compare ذال to drag the train of one’s robe (used of a woman). Hence

שׁוּל m.

(1)  the train, flowing skirt of a robe, i.q. שֹׁבֶלּ Isaiah 6:1. גִּלָּה שׁוּלִים to uncover the skirt, i.e. to expose to the greatest shame, Jeremiah 13:22, 26 Jeremiah 13:26; Nahum 3:5.

(2) hem of a garment, Exodus 28:33, 34 Exodus 28:34.

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List of Word Forms
בְּשׁוּלֶ֗יהָ בשוליה וְשׁוּלָ֖יו ושוליו שׁוּלֵ֣י שׁוּלֵ֤י שׁוּלֵ֥י שׁוּלַ֖יִךְ שׁוּלָ֖יו שׁוּלָ֗יו שולי שוליו שוליך bə·šū·le·hā beshuLeiha bəšūlehā shuLav shuLayich shuLei šū·la·yiḵ šū·lāw šū·lê šūlāw šūlayiḵ šūlê veshuLav wə·šū·lāw wəšūlāw
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