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Lexicon :: Strong's H2471 - ḥallâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 660b

Strong’s Definitions

חַלָּה challâh, khal-law'; from H2490; a cake (as usually punctured):—cake.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H2471 in the following manner: cake (14x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H2471 in the following manner: cake (14x).
  1. cake, cake (if pierced) (probably perforated)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חַלָּה challâh, khal-law'; from H2490; a cake (as usually punctured):—cake.
STRONGS H2471: Abbreviations
חַלָּה noun feminine a kind of cake (probably as perforated, see Di Leviticus 2:4)ח׳ absolute Numbers 15:20; Leviticus 24:5; construct חַלַּת Exodus 29:23 + 4 times; plural חַלּוֺת Leviticus 2:4 + 2 times; חַלֹּת Exodus 29:2 + 3 times — used in offerings:
1. at the sacrifice of David on removal of ark, given to each person as part of peace-offering 2 Samuel 6:19.
2. elsewhere only P (H Leviticus 24:5 (twice in verse)):
a. of the 12 cakes of the table of the holy place, made of סלת Leviticus 24:5 (twice in verse).
b. made of ראשׁית ערסת as an offering of first-fruits Numbers 15:20.
c. of לחם שׁמן, to be burnt with the עוֺלָה Exodus 29:23 = Leviticus 8:26.
d. of מַצָּה burnt on the altar with c Leviticus 8:26, but usually to be eaten by participants in the several forms of peace- offering Numbers 6:19, and such mingled with oil Exodus 29:2; Leviticus 2:4; Leviticus 7:12 (twice in verse); Numbers 6:15.
e. לחם חמץ ח׳ to be used by the offerer in connection with the unleavened cakes of d Leviticus 7:13.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


29:2; 29:2; 29:23; 29:23


2:4; 2:4; 2:4; 7:12; 7:13; 8:26; 8:26; 24:5; 24:5; 24:5


6:15; 6:19; 15:20; 15:20

2 Samuel



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Strong's Number H2471 matches the Hebrew חַלָּה (ḥallâ),
which occurs 14 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:2 - And unleavened bread, and cakes H2471 unleavened tempered with oil, and wafers unleavened anointed with oil: of wheaten flour shalt thou make them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:23 - And one loaf of bread, and one cake H2471 of oiled bread, and one wafer out of the basket of the unleavened bread that is before the LORD:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 2:4 - And if thou bring an oblation of a meat offering baken in the oven, it shall be unleavened cakes H2471 of fine flour mingled with oil, or unleavened wafers anointed with oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 7:12 - If he offer it for a thanksgiving, then he shall offer with the sacrifice of thanksgiving unleavened cakes H2471 mingled with oil, and unleavened wafers anointed with oil, and cakes H2471 mingled with oil, of fine flour, fried.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 7:13 - Besides the cakes, H2471 he shall offer for his offering leavened bread with the sacrifice of thanksgiving of his peace offerings.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 8:26 - And out of the basket of unleavened bread, that was before the LORD, he took one unleavened cake, H2471 and a cake H2471 of oiled bread, and one wafer, and put them on the fat, and upon the right shoulder:
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:5 - And thou shalt take fine flour, and bake twelve cakes H2471 thereof: two tenth deals shall be in one cake. H2471
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:15 - And a basket of unleavened bread, cakes H2471 of fine flour mingled with oil, and wafers of unleavened bread anointed with oil, and their meat offering, and their drink offerings.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:19 - And the priest shall take the sodden shoulder of the ram, and one unleavened cake H2471 out of the basket, and one unleavened wafer, and shall put them upon the hands of the Nazarite, after the hair of his separation is shaven:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:20 - Ye shall offer up a cake H2471 of the first of your dough for an heave offering: as ye do the heave offering of the threshingfloor, so shall ye heave it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 6:19 - And he dealt among all the people, even among the whole multitude of Israel, as well to the women as men, to every one a cake H2471 of bread, and a good piece of flesh, and a flagon of wine. So all the people departed every one to his house.
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