`alah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5927  
Original WordWord Origin
hl[a primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`alahTWOT - 1624
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-law'   Verb
 Definition
  1. to go up, ascend, climb
    1. (Qal)
      1. to go up, ascend
      2. to meet, visit, follow, depart, withdraw, retreat
      3. to go up, come up (of animals)
      4. to spring up, grow, shoot forth (of vegetation)
      5. to go up, go up over, rise (of natural phenomenon)
      6. to come up (before God)
      7. to go up, go up over, extend (of boundary)
      8. to excel, be superior to
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be taken up, be brought up, be taken away
      2. to take oneself away
      3. to be exalted
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to bring up, cause to ascend or climb, cause to go up
      2. to bring up, bring against, take away
      3. to bring up, draw up, train
      4. to cause to ascend
      5. to rouse, stir up (mentally)
      6. to offer, bring up (of gifts)
      7. to exalt
      8. to cause to ascend, offer
    4. (Hophal)
      1. to be carried away, be led up
      2. to be taken up into, be inserted in
      3. to be offered
    5. (Hithpael) to lift oneself
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 884
all means go 1, approach 1, arise 2, arose 1, ascend 12, ascended 10, ascending 2, ascends 2, ascent 1, attack 2, been 1, blow away 1, breaking 1, bring 33, bring them back 1, bringing 2, brings 1, brought 66, burn 2, burnt offerings 1, came 67, came back 1, carried 2, carried away 1, carry 3, cast 1, charging 1, chew 4, chews 5, climb 4, climbed 1, climbs 2, come 83, comes 2, coming 12, dawn* 1, dawned 1, depart 1, enter 1, entered 1, erected 1, evaporated 1, exalt 1, exalted 2, excel 1, falls 1, fell 2, get 1, get back 1, give off 1, go 140, goes 6, going 8, gone 18, gone away 2, got back 1, grew 3, grow 2, grow back 1, grows 1, imported* 2, incite 1, included 1, invaded 2, jump 1, lead 1, left 1, levied 3, lie 1, lift 1, lifted 10, lighted 1, made 1, marching 1, mating 2, mount 9, mounted 2, offer 29, offered 34, offering 10, offers 3, ornamented* 1, overgrown 1, placed 1, progressed 1, prompts* 1, put 2, raged 2, raised 1, raises 1, reached 1, reaches 1, recorded 1, restore 1, restored 1, rise 10, rises 7, rising 1, rose 4, scales 1, set 1, sets 2, sprang 1, spring 2, sprout 1, stacking 1, stirs 1, surely bring 1, take 3, take me away 1, taken 4, thrown 1, took 4, trims 1, using 4, vanish 1, wear 1, went 161, went away 1, withdraw 3, withdrawn 1, withdrew 1, worked 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis47
Exodus59
Leviticus13
Numbers37
Deuteronomy30
Joshua47
Judges60
Ruth1
1 Samuel62
2 Samuel30
1 Kings47
2 Kings51
1 Chronicles22
2 Chronicles50
Ezra13
Nehemiah13
Job8
Psalms23
Proverbs7
Ecclesiastes2
Solomon5
Isaiah37
Jeremiah63
Lamentations2
Ezekiel38
Daniel3
Hosea7
Joel6
Amos11
Obadiah1
Jonah4
Micah3
Nahum3
Habakkuk2
Haggai1
Zechariah5


Total813
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 `alah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .