The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5953 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
ll[a primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`alalTWOT - 1627,1627b,1628
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-lal' Verb
  1. to act severely, deal with severely, make a fool of someone
    1. (Poel) to act severely
    2. (Poal) to be severely dealt with
    3. (Hithpael) to busy oneself, divert oneself, deal wantonly, deal ruthlessly, abuse (by thrusting through)
    4. (Hithpoel) to practise practices, thrust forth (in wickedness)
  2. (Poel) to glean
  3. (Poel) to act or play the child
  4. (Poel) to insert, thrust, thrust in, thrust upon
NAS Word Usage - Total: 13
abuse 2, abused 1, bring pain 1, deal 1, dealt 2, made a mockery 2, make sport 1, practice deeds 1, severely dealt 2
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel2
1 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 `alal". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .