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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #8254 - שָׁקַל

Transliteration
shâqal
Phonetics
shaw-kal'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
2454
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to weigh, weigh out, pay out

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to weigh

1a2) to weigh out (a price)

1a3) of grief (figuratively)

1b) (Niphal)

1b1) to be weighed

1b2) to be weighed out

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 600 ‑ ἀποκαθίστημι (ap‑ok‑ath‑is'‑tay‑mee);  661 ‑ ἀποτίνω (ap‑ot‑ee'‑no);  3936 ‑ παρίστανω (par‑is'‑tay‑mee, par‑is‑tan'‑o);  4820 ‑ συμβάλλω (soom‑bal'‑lo);  5091 ‑ τιμάω (tim‑ah'‑o);  2476 ‑ ἵστημι (his'‑tay‑mee);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (22)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
2 Samuel
2
1 Kings
1
Ezra
4
Esther
2
Job
4
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
2
Zechariah
1
NAS (22)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
2 Samuel
2
1 Kings
1
Ezra
4
Esther
2
Job
4
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
2
Zechariah
1
HCS (22)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
2 Samuel
2
1 Kings
1
Ezra
4
Esther
2
Job
4
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
2
Zechariah
1
BSB (22)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
2 Samuel
2
1 Kings
1
Ezra
4
Esther
2
Job
4
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
2
Zechariah
1
ESV (18)
Genesis
1
2 Samuel
2
1 Kings
1
Ezra
4
Esther
2
Job
1
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
2
Zechariah
1
WEB (22)
Genesis
1
Exodus
1
2 Samuel
2
1 Kings
1
Ezra
4
Esther
2
Job
4
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
2
Zechariah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2874) lqs (סהקל ShQL) AC: Weigh CO: ? AB: ?

V) lqs (סהקל ShQL) - Weigh: To weigh out, usually of silver for payment. KJV (22): (vf: Paal, Niphal) weigh, pay, throughly, receive, receive, spend - Strongs: H8254 (שָׁקַל)

Nm) lqs (סהקל ShQL) - I. Sheqel:A unit of measurement. [Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Weighed:[Aramaic only] KJV (91): shekel, tekel, weighted - Strongs: H8255 (שֶׁקֶל), H8625 (תְּקֵל)

hm) lqsm (מסהקל MShQL) - Weight: KJV (49): weight, weigh - Strongs: H4948 (מִשְׁקָל)

hf2) tlqsm (מסהקלת MShQLT) - Plumb: A weighted tool for leveling. KJV (2): plummet - Strongs: H4949 (מִשְׁקֹלֶת)

hcm) lfqsm (מסהקול MShQWL) - Weight: KJV (1): weight - Strongs: H4946 (מִשְׁקוֹל)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁקַל fut. יִשְׁקֹל, once אֶשְׁקֲלָה (as if from יִשְׁקַל) Jeremiah 32:9 to poise, to weigh (Arab. شقل, more often ثقل, Syr. ܫܘܰܠ and ܬܩܠ id. The primary idea is that of suspending a balance, compare Ethiopic ሰቀለ፡ to suspend, as on a cross. Compare סָלָא, סָלָה, and Lat. pendo, pendeo), Exodus 22:16; 2 Samuel 14:26; Isaiah 40:12. Followed by לְ to weigh out to any one (metals, money), Genesis 23:16; Jeremiah 32:9; Ezra 8:25 followed by עַל יְדֵי Ezra 8:26; Esther 3:9 followed by עַל (to weigh over or into the royal treasuries) Esther 4:7; 2 Samuel 18:12, “although I might weigh a thousand shekels in my hands,” i.e. if they were weighed, counted to me. Figuratively, to weigh, to examine any person, Job 31:6 any thing, Job 6:2.

Niphal, to be weighed, Job 6:2 to be weighed out, Job 28:15; Ezra 8:33.

Derivatives, מִשְׁקָל, מִשְׁקוֹל, מִשְׁקֶלֶת, pr.n. אַשְׁקְלוֹן, and

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List of Word Forms
אֶשְׁקוֹל֙ אשקול וְשָׁקַ֤ל וְשָׁקַל֙ וַיִּשְׁקְל֥וּ וַיִּשְׁקֹ֤ל וָֽאֶשְׁקֲלָה־ וָאֶשְׁקֲלָ֨ה וָאֶשְׁקֹ֥ל וָאֶשְׁקֳלָ֣ה ואשקל ואשקלה ואשקלה־ וישקל וישקלו ושקל יִ֝שָּׁקֵ֗ל יִשְׁקְלֵ֥נִי יִשְׁקֹ֑לוּ יִשְׁקֹ֔ל יִשָּׁקֵ֣ל ישקל ישקלו ישקלני לִ֠שְׁקוֹל לשקול נִשְׁקַ֣ל נשקל שָׁק֣וֹל שֹׁקֵ֔ל שֹׁקֵ֤ל שקול שקל תִּשְׁקְל֡וּ תִּשְׁקֽוֹל׃ תִשְׁקְלוּ־ תשקול׃ תשקלו תשקלו־ ’eš·qō·wl ’ešqōwl eshkOl liš·qō·wl Lishkol lišqōwl niš·qal nishKal nišqal šā·qō·wl šāqōwl shaKol shoKel šō·qêl šōqêl tiš·qə·lū ṯiš·qə·lū- tiš·qō·wl tishkeLu tishKol tišqəlū ṯišqəlū- tišqōwl vaeshkaLah vaeshKol vaeshkoLah vaiyishkeLu vaiyishKol veshaKal wā’ešqălāh wā’ešqălāh- wā’ešqōl wā’ešqolāh wā·’eš·qă·lāh wā·’eš·qă·lāh- wā·’eš·qo·lāh wā·’eš·qōl way·yiš·qə·lū way·yiš·qōl wayyišqəlū wayyišqōl wə·šā·qal wəšāqal yiš·qə·lê·nî yiš·qō·lū yiš·qōl yiš·šā·qêl yishkeLeni yishKol yishKolu yishshaKel yišqəlênî yišqōl yišqōlū yiššāqêl
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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