Cela`

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5553  
Original WordWord Origin
[lofrom an unused root meaning to be lofty
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Cela`TWOT - 1508a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
seh'-lah   Noun Masculine
 Definition
  1. crag, cliff, rock
    1. crag, cliff
    2. as stronghold of Jehovah, of security (fig.)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 60
cliff 4, cliffs 4, crag 2, crags 3, mountain* 1, Rock 1, rock 39, rocks 4, rocky 1, Sela 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Numbers4
Deuteronomy1
Judges7
1 Samuel4
2 Samuel1
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah1
Job2
Psalms9
Proverbs1
Solomon1
Isaiah8
Jeremiah7
Ezekiel4
Amos1
Obadiah1


Total54
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 Cela`". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .