The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 0422 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hlaa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'alahTWOT - 94
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-law' Verb
  1. to swear, curse
    1. (Qal)
      1. to swear, take an oath (before God)
      2. to curse
    2. (Hiphil)
      1. to put under oath, adjure
      2. to put under a curse
King James Word Usage - Total: 6
swear 4, curse 1, adjure 1
KJV Verse Count
1 Samuel1
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles1

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 KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .