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Lexicon :: Strong's H2485 - ḥālîl

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 660d

Strong’s Definitions

חָלִיל châlîyl, khaw-leel'; from H2490; a flute (as perforated):—pipe.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H2485 in the following manner: pipe (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H2485 in the following manner: pipe (6x).
  1. pipe, flute

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חָלִיל châlîyl, khaw-leel'; from H2490; a flute (as perforated):—pipe.
STRONGS H2485: Abbreviations
חָלִיל noun masculine flute, pipe, ח׳ 1 Samuel 10:5; Isaiah 5:12; Isaiah 30:29; plural חֲלִלִים 1 Kings 1:40; Jeremiah 48:36 (twice in verse).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel


1 Kings



5:12; 30:29



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Strong's Number H2485 matches the Hebrew חָלִיל (ḥālîl),
which occurs 6 times in 5 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:5 - After that thou shalt come to the hill of God, where is the garrison of the Philistines: and it shall come to pass, when thou art come thither to the city, that thou shalt meet a company of prophets coming down from the high place with a psaltery, and a tabret, and a pipe, H2485 and a harp, before them; and they shall prophesy:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:40 - And all the people came up after him, and the people piped with pipes, H2485 and rejoiced with great joy, so that the earth rent with the sound of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:12 - And the harp, and the viol, the tabret, and pipe, H2485 and wine, are in their feasts: but they regard not the work of the LORD, neither consider the operation of his hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:29 - Ye shall have a song, as in the night when a holy solemnity is kept; and gladness of heart, as when one goeth with a pipe H2485 to come into the mountain of the LORD, to the mighty One of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:36 - Therefore mine heart shall sound for Moab like pipes, H2485 and mine heart shall sound like pipes H2485 for the men of Kirheres: because the riches that he hath gotten are perished.
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