`alaph

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5968 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
@l[a primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`alaphTWOT - 1634
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-laf' Verb
Definition
  1. to cover
    1. (Pual) covered, encrusted (participle)
    2. (Hithpael) to enwrap oneself, disguise oneself, faint
NAS Word Usage - Total: 6
became faint 1, faint 1, fainted 1, inlaid 1, wilted away 1, wrapped 1
NAS Verse Count
Genesis1
Solomon1
Isaiah1
Ezekiel1
Amos1
Jonah1


Total6
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 `alaph". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .