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Lexicon :: Strong's H354 - 'ayyāl

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
An intensive form of אַיִל (H352) (in the sense of ram)
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Strong’s Definitions

אַיָּל ʼayâl, ah-yawl'; an intensive form of H352 (in the sense of ram); a stag or male deer:—hart.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H354 in the following manner: hart(s) (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H354 in the following manner: hart(s) (11x).
  1. stag, deer, hart

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אַיָּל ʼayâl, ah-yawl'; an intensive form of H352 (in the sense of ram); a stag or male deer:—hart.
STRONGS H354: Abbreviations
אַיָּל noun [masculine] (feminine Psalm 42:2) hart, stag, deer (Aramaic id., HyAf  , Arabic إِيَّلً = ibex (the same as وَعْلً, وَعِلً), Assyrian ailu Dlw, but dubious, see HptBAS i. 170; Ethiopic ሀየል፡ = leader ? compare אַיִל) — א׳ absolute Deuteronomy 12:15 + 6 times; plural אַיָּלִים Songs 2:9 + 3 times; — hart, stag, allowed as food Deuteronomy 12:15, 22; Deuteronomy 15:22 (all || צְבִי); Deuteronomy 14:5; (|| צְבִי, יַחְמוּר etc.); eaten in Solomon's household 1 Kings 5:3 (|| as Deuteronomy 14:5); simile of leaping Isaiah 35:6; id. עֹפֶר הָא׳ Songs 2:9, 17; Songs 8:14 (all || צְבִי); as in search of pasture, simile of princes of Judah Lamentations 1:6; as longing for water, simile of longing for י׳ Psalm 42:2.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


12:15; 12:15; 12:22; 14:5; 14:5; 15:22

1 Kings



42:2; 42:2

Song of Songs

2:9; 2:9; 2:17; 8:14





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H354 matches the Hebrew אַיָּל ('ayyāl),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:15 - Notwithstanding thou mayest kill and eat flesh in all thy gates, whatsoever thy soul lusteth after, according to the blessing of the LORD thy God which he hath given thee: the unclean and the clean may eat thereof, as of the roebuck, and as of the hart. H354
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:22 - Even as the roebuck and the hart H354 is eaten, so thou shalt eat them: the unclean and the clean shall eat of them alike.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:5 - The hart, H354 and the roebuck, and the fallow deer, and the wild goat, and the pygarg, and the wild ox, and the chamois.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 15:22 - Thou shalt eat it within thy gates: the unclean and the clean person shall eat it alike, as the roebuck, and as the hart. H354
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:23 - Ten fat oxen, and twenty oxen out of the pastures, and an hundred sheep, beside harts, H354 and roebucks, and fallowdeer, and fatted fowl.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 42:1 - [[To the chief Musician, Maschil, for the sons of Korah.]] As the hart H354 panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 2:9 - My beloved is like a roe or a young hart: H354 behold, he standeth behind our wall, he looketh forth at the windows, shewing himself through the lattice.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 2:17 - Until the day break, and the shadows flee away, turn, my beloved, and be thou like a roe or a young hart H354 upon the mountains of Bether.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:14 - Make haste, my beloved, and be thou like to a roe or to a young hart H354 upon the mountains of spices.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 35:6 - Then shall the lame man leap as an hart, H354 and the tongue of the dumb sing: for in the wilderness shall waters break out, and streams in the desert.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:6 - And from the daughter of Zion all her beauty is departed: her princes are become like harts H354 that find no pasture, and they are gone without strength before the pursuer.
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