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Lexicon :: Strong's H422 - 'alah

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אָלָה
Transliteration
'alah
Pronunciation
ä·lä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 94

Strong’s Definitions

אָלָה ʼâlâh, aw-law'; a primitive root; properly, to adjure, i.e. (usually in a bad sense) imprecate:—adjure, curse, swear.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H422 in the following manner: swear (4x), curse (1x), adjure (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H422 in the following manner: swear (4x), curse (1x), adjure (1x).
  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

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָלָה ʼâlâh, aw-law'; a primitive root; properly, to adjure, i.e. (usually in a bad sense) imprecate:—adjure, curse, swear.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H422 matches the Hebrew אָלָה ('alah),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 17:2 - And he said unto his mother, The eleven hundred shekels of silver that were taken from thee, about which thou cursedst, H422 and spakest of also in mine ears, behold, the silver is with me; I took it. And his mother said, Blessed be thou of the LORD, my son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:24 - And the men of Israel were distressed that day: for Saul had adjured H422 the people, saying, Cursed be the man that eateth any food until evening, that I may be avenged on mine enemies. So none of the people tasted any food.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:31 - If any man trespass against his neighbour, and an oath be laid upon him to cause him to swear, H422 and the oath come before thine altar in this house:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:22 - If a man sin against his neighbour, and an oath be laid upon him to make him swear, H422 and the oath come before thine altar in this house;
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 4:2 - By swearing, H422 and lying, and killing, and stealing, and committing adultery, they break out, and blood toucheth blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:4 - They have spoken words, swearing H422 falsely in making a covenant: thus judgment springeth up as hemlock in the furrows of the field.
 
 
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