Chalah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 02470 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hlxa primitive root [compare (02342), (02470), (02490)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChalahTWOT - 655
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-law' Verb
Definition
  1. to be or become weak, be or become sick, be or become diseased, be or become grieved, be or become sorry
    1. (Qal) to be weak, be sick
    2. (Piel)
      1. to be or become weak, feel weak
      2. to become sick, become ill
      3. (CLBL) to entreat, pray, beg
    3. (Niphal)
      1. to make oneself sick
      2. to be made sick
      3. to be tired
    4. (Pual) to be made weak, become weak
    5. (Hithpael) to make oneself sick
    6. (Hiphil)
      1. to make sore
      2. to make sick
      3. to show signs of sickness, become sick
      4. to grieve
    7. (Hophal)
      1. to be made sick
      2. to be wounded
King James Word Usage - Total: 75
...sick 34, beseech 6, be weak 4, grievous 4, be diseased 3, wounded 3, pray 3, intreat 3, grief 2, grieved 2, sore 2, pain 1, infirmity 1, intreated 1, laid 1, prayer 1, sorry 1, make suit 1, supplication 1, travail 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis1
Exodus1
Deuteronomy1
Judges3
1 Samuel4
2 Samuel3
1 Kings6
2 Kings7
2 Chronicles5
Nehemiah1
Job1
Psalms4
Proverbs3
Ecclesiastes2
Solomon2
Isaiah8
Jeremiah6
Ezekiel3
Daniel2
Hosea1
Amos1
Micah1
Nahum1
Zechariah3
Malachi3


Total73
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Chalah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .