The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5936 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hqwl[pass part of an unused root meaning to suck
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`aluwqahTWOT - 1636a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
al-oo-kaw' Noun Feminine
  1. leech
NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
leech 1
NAS Verse Count

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 `aluwqah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .