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Lexicon :: Strong's H1984 - halal


hä·lal' (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 499,500

KJV Translation Count — Total: 165x
The KJV translates Strongs H1984 in the following manner: praise (117x), glory (14x), boast (10x), mad (8x), shine (3x), foolish (3x), fools (2x), commended (2x), rage (2x), celebrate (1x), give (1x), marriage (1x), renowned (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to shine

    1. (Qal) to shine (fig. of God's favour)

    2. (Hiphil) to flash forth light

  2. to praise, boast, be boastful

    1. (Qal)

      1. to be boastful

      2. boastful ones, boasters (participle)

    2. (Piel)

      1. to praise

      2. to boast, make a boast

    3. (Pual)

      1. to be praised, be made praiseworthy, be commended, be worthy of praise

    4. (Hithpael) to boast, glory, make one's boast

    5. (Poel) to make a fool of, make into a fool

    6. (Hithpoel) to act madly, act like a madman

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הָלַל hâlal, haw-lal'; a primitive root; to be clear (orig. of sound, but usually of color); to shine; hence, to make a show, to boast; and thus to be (clamorously) foolish; to rave; causatively, to celebrate; also to stultify:—(make) boast (self), celebrate, commend, (deal, make), fool(-ish, -ly), glory, give (light), be (make, feign self) mad (against), give in marriage, (sing, be worthy of) praise, rage, renowned, shine.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H1984 matches the Hebrew הָלַל (halal),
which occurs 165 times in 140 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 3 (Gen 12:15–Psa 69:30)

Tools specific to Gen 12:15

Gen 12:15

The princes also of Pharaoh saw her, and commended H1984 her before Pharaoh: and the woman was taken into Pharaoh's house.

Tools specific to Jdg 16:24

Jdg 16:24

And when the people saw him, they praised H1984 their god: for they said, Our god hath delivered into our hands our enemy, and the destroyer of our country, which slew many of us.

Tools specific to 1Sa 21:13

1Sa 21:13

And he changed his behaviour before them, and feigned himself mad H1984 in their hands, and scrabbled on the doors of the gate, and let his spittle fall down upon his beard.

Tools specific to 2Sa 14:25

2Sa 14:25

But in all Israel there was none to be so much praised H1984 as Absalom for his beauty: from the sole of his foot even to the crown of his head there was no blemish in him.

Tools specific to 2Sa 22:4

2Sa 22:4

I will call on the LORD, who is worthy to be praised: H1984 so shall I be saved from mine enemies.

Tools specific to 1Ki 20:11

1Ki 20:11

And the king of Israel answered and said, Tell him, Let not him that girdeth on his harness boast H1984 himself as he that putteth it off.

Tools specific to 1Ch 16:4

1Ch 16:4

And he appointed certain of the Levites to minister before the ark of the LORD, and to record, and to thank and praise H1984 the LORD God of Israel:

Tools specific to 1Ch 16:10

1Ch 16:10

Glory H1984 ye in his holy name: let the heart of them rejoice that seek the LORD.

Tools specific to 1Ch 16:25

1Ch 16:25

For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: H1984 he also is to be feared above all gods.

Tools specific to 1Ch 16:36

1Ch 16:36

Blessed be the LORD God of Israel for ever and ever. And all the people said, Amen, and praised H1984 the LORD.

Tools specific to 1Ch 23:5

1Ch 23:5

Moreover four thousand were porters; and four thousand praised H1984 the LORD with the instruments which I made, said David, to praise H1984 therewith.

Tools specific to 1Ch 23:30

1Ch 23:30

And to stand every morning to thank and praise H1984 the LORD, and likewise at even;

Tools specific to 1Ch 25:3

1Ch 25:3

Of Jeduthun: the sons of Jeduthun; Gedaliah, and Zeri, and Jeshaiah, Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the hands of their father Jeduthun, who prophesied with a harp, to give thanks and to praise H1984 the LORD.

Tools specific to 1Ch 29:13

1Ch 29:13

Now therefore, our God, we thank thee, and praise H1984 thy glorious name.

Tools specific to 2Ch 5:13

2Ch 5:13

It came even to pass, as the trumpeters and singers were as one, to make one sound to be heard in praising H1984 and thanking the LORD; and when they lifted up their voice with the trumpets and cymbals and instruments of musick, and praised H1984 the LORD, saying, For he is good; for his mercy endureth for ever: that then the house was filled with a cloud, even the house of the LORD;

Tools specific to 2Ch 7:6

2Ch 7:6

And the priests waited on their offices: the Levites also with instruments of musick of the LORD, which David the king had made to praise the LORD, because his mercy endureth for ever, when David praised H1984 by their ministry; and the priests sounded trumpets before them, and all Israel stood.

Tools specific to 2Ch 8:14

2Ch 8:14

And he appointed, according to the order of David his father, the courses of the priests to their service, and the Levites to their charges, to praise H1984 and minister before the priests, as the duty of every day required: the porters also by their courses at every gate: for so had David the man of God commanded.

Tools specific to 2Ch 20:19

2Ch 20:19

And the Levites, of the children of the Kohathites, and of the children of the Korhites, stood up to praise H1984 the LORD God of Israel with a loud voice on high.

Tools specific to 2Ch 20:21

2Ch 20:21

And when he had consulted with the people, he appointed singers unto the LORD, and that should praise H1984 the beauty of holiness, as they went out before the army, and to say, Praise the LORD; for his mercy endureth for ever.

Tools specific to 2Ch 23:12

2Ch 23:12

Now when Athaliah heard the noise of the people running and praising H1984 the king, she came to the people into the house of the LORD:

Tools specific to 2Ch 23:13

2Ch 23:13

And she looked, and, behold, the king stood at his pillar at the entering in, and the princes and the trumpets by the king: and all the people of the land rejoiced, and sounded with trumpets, also the singers with instruments of musick, and such as taught to sing praise. H1984 Then Athaliah rent her clothes, and said, Treason, Treason.

Tools specific to 2Ch 29:30

2Ch 29:30

Moreover Hezekiah the king and the princes commanded the Levites to sing praise H1984 unto the LORD with the words of David, and of Asaph the seer. And they sang praises H1984 with gladness, and they bowed their heads and worshipped.

Tools specific to 2Ch 30:21

2Ch 30:21

And the children of Israel that were present at Jerusalem kept the feast of unleavened bread seven days with great gladness: and the Levites and the priests praised H1984 the LORD day by day, singing with loud instruments unto the LORD.

Tools specific to 2Ch 31:2

2Ch 31:2

And Hezekiah appointed the courses of the priests and the Levites after their courses, every man according to his service, the priests and Levites for burnt offerings and for peace offerings, to minister, and to give thanks, and to praise H1984 in the gates of the tents of the LORD.

Tools specific to Ezr 3:10

Ezr 3:10

And when the builders laid the foundation of the temple of the LORD, they set the priests in their apparel with trumpets, and the Levites the sons of Asaph with cymbals, to praise H1984 the LORD, after the ordinance of David king of Israel.

Tools specific to Ezr 3:11

Ezr 3:11

And they sang together by course in praising H1984 and giving thanks unto the LORD; because he is good, for his mercy endureth for ever toward Israel. And all the people shouted with a great shout, when they praised H1984 the LORD, because the foundation of the house of the LORD was laid.

Tools specific to Neh 5:13

Neh 5:13

Also I shook my lap, and said, So God shake out every man from his house, and from his labour, that performeth not this promise, even thus be he shaken out, and emptied. And all the congregation said, Amen, and praised H1984 the LORD. And the people did according to this promise.

Tools specific to Neh 12:24

Neh 12:24

And the chief of the Levites: Hashabiah, Sherebiah, and Jeshua the son of Kadmiel, with their brethren over against them, to praise H1984 and to give thanks, according to the commandment of David the man of God, ward over against ward.

Tools specific to Job 12:17

Job 12:17

He leadeth counsellors away spoiled, and maketh the judges fools. H1984

Tools specific to Job 29:3

Job 29:3

When his candle shined H1984 upon my head, and when by his light I walked through darkness;

Tools specific to Job 31:26

Job 31:26

If I beheld the sun when it shined, H1984 or the moon walking in brightness;

Tools specific to Job 41:18

Job 41:18

By his neesings a light doth shine, H1984 and his eyes are like the eyelids of the morning.

Tools specific to Psa 5:5

Psa 5:5

The foolish H1984 shall not stand in thy sight: thou hatest all workers of iniquity.

Tools specific to Psa 10:3

Psa 10:3

For the wicked boasteth H1984 of his heart's desire, and blesseth the covetous, whom the LORD abhorreth.

Tools specific to Psa 18:3

Psa 18:3

I will call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised: H1984 so shall I be saved from mine enemies.

Tools specific to Psa 22:22

Psa 22:22

I will declare thy name unto my brethren: in the midst of the congregation will I praise H1984 thee.

Tools specific to Psa 22:23

Psa 22:23

Ye that fear the LORD, praise H1984 him; all ye the seed of Jacob, glorify him; and fear him, all ye the seed of Israel.

Tools specific to Psa 22:26

Psa 22:26

The meek shall eat and be satisfied: they shall praise H1984 the LORD that seek him: your heart shall live for ever.

Tools specific to Psa 34:2

Psa 34:2

My soul shall make her boast H1984 in the LORD: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad.

Tools specific to Psa 35:18

Psa 35:18

I will give thee thanks in the great congregation: I will praise H1984 thee among much people.

Tools specific to Psa 44:8

Psa 44:8

In God we boast H1984 all the day long, and praise thy name for ever. Selah.

Tools specific to Psa 48:1

Psa 48:1

[[A Song and Psalm for the sons of Korah.]] Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised H1984 in the city of our God, in the mountain of his holiness.

Tools specific to Psa 49:6

Psa 49:6

They that trust in their wealth, and boast H1984 themselves in the multitude of their riches;

Tools specific to Psa 52:1

Psa 52:1

[[To the chief Musician, Maschil, A Psalm of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David is come to the house of Ahimelech.]] Why boastest H1984 thou thyself in mischief, O mighty man? the goodness of God endureth continually.

Tools specific to Psa 56:4

Psa 56:4

In God I will praise H1984 his word, in God I have put my trust; I will not fear what flesh can do unto me.

Tools specific to Psa 56:10

Psa 56:10

In God will I praise H1984 his word: in the LORD will I praise H1984 his word.

Tools specific to Psa 63:5

Psa 63:5

My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness; and my mouth shall praise H1984 thee with joyful lips:

Tools specific to Psa 63:11

Psa 63:11

But the king shall rejoice in God; every one that sweareth by him shall glory: H1984 but the mouth of them that speak lies shall be stopped.

Tools specific to Psa 64:10

Psa 64:10

The righteous shall be glad in the LORD, and shall trust in him; and all the upright in heart shall glory. H1984

Tools specific to Psa 69:30

Psa 69:30

I will praise H1984 the name of God with a song, and will magnify him with thanksgiving.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 12:15–Psa 69:30

2. Psa 69:34–Psa 149:1

3. Psa 149:3–Nah 2:4

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