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Lexicon :: Strong's H5337 - nāṣal

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Strong’s Definitions

נָצַל nâtsal, naw-tsal'; a primitive root; to snatch away, whether in a good or a bad sense:—× at all, defend, deliver (self), escape, × without fail, part, pluck, preserve, recover, rescue, rid, save, spoil, strip, × surely, take (out).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 213x

The KJV translates Strong's H5337 in the following manner: deliver (179x), recover (5x), rid (3x), escape (2x), rescue (2x), spoil (2x), at all (2x), take out (2x), miscellaneous (16x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 213x
The KJV translates Strong's H5337 in the following manner: deliver (179x), recover (5x), rid (3x), escape (2x), rescue (2x), spoil (2x), at all (2x), take out (2x), miscellaneous (16x).
  1. to snatch away, deliver, rescue, save, strip, plunder

    1. (Niphal)

      1. to tear oneself away, deliver oneself

      2. to be torn out or away, be delivered

    2. (Piel)

      1. to strip off, spoil

      2. to deliver

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to take away, snatch away

      2. to rescue, recover

      3. to deliver (from enemies or troubles or death)

      4. to deliver from sin and guilt

    4. (Hophal) to be plucked out

    5. (Hithpael) to strip oneself

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָצַל nâtsal, naw-tsal'; a primitive root; to snatch away, whether in a good or a bad sense:—× at all, defend, deliver (self), escape, × without fail, part, pluck, preserve, recover, rescue, rid, save, spoil, strip, × surely, take (out).
STRONGS H5337: Abbreviations
[נָצַל] 212 verb not in Qal; Pi. strip, plunder; Niph. deliver oneself, be delivered;
Hiph. snatch away, deliver (Ecclus Hiph. Participle מצלת delivering Ecclesiasticus 40:24b (Levi conjectures יציל Ecclesiasticus 40:24a); Late Hebrew Hiph. = Biblical Hebrew; Biblical Aramaic Haph. id.; Syriac bdb066404 pour out; Arabic bdb066405 intransitive tincturam exuit emisitque barba, ex cuspide excidit sagitta, etc., Kam Frey; Ethiopic III. bdb066406 evulsum or abruptum excidere e suo loco, Di698); —
Niph. Perfect1st person plural נִצַּלְנוּ Jeremiah 7:10; Imperfect יִנָּצֵל Deuteronomy 23:16 [Deuteronomy 23:15], + 1st person singular אִנָָּֽצְלָה Psalm 69:15 [Psalm 69:14], + 8 times Imperfect; Infinitive הַנָּצֵל Isaiah 20:6 + 3 times
1. reflexive tear oneself away, deliver oneself: absolute Proverbs 6:3; Ezekiel 14:16, Ezekiel 14:18; 2 Kings 19:11 = Isaiah 37:11; with מִיַּד Proverbs 6:5; מֵעִ ֗֗֗ אֶל escape from-unto Deuteronomy 23:16 [Deuteronomy 23:15].
2. passive, be torn, out or away הָאֲרִי מִפִּי Amos 3:12; be delivered, absolute Genesis 32:31 [Genesis 32:30]; Jeremiah 7:10; Psalm 33:16; Micah 4:10 מִפְּנֵי Isaiah 20:6; מִכַּף Habakkuk 2:9; מִן Psalm 69:15 [Psalm 69:14].
Pi. Perfect 2nd person masculine plural נִצַּלְתֶּם Exodus 3:22; Imperfect יְנַצֵּל Ezekiel 14:14 + 2 times; —
1. strip of, spoil, absolute 2 Chronicles 20:25; with accusative of person Exodus 3:22; Exodus 12:36 (J).
2. deliver, with accusative נַפְשָׁם Ezekiel 14:14.
Hiph.190 Perfect הִצִּיל Exodus 12:27; 2nd person masculine singular הִצַּ֫לְתָּ Exodus 5:23 + 50 times Perfect; Imperfect יַּצִּיל 2 Kings 17:39; יַצֵּל Genesis 31:9 + 63 times Imperfect; Imperative הַצֵּל Proverbs 24:11; הַצִּ֫ילָה Psalm 22:21 [Psalm 22:20]; suffix הַצִּילֵנִי Genesis 32:12 [Genesis 32:11] + 24 times Imperative; Infinitive absolute הַצֵּל 2 Kings 18:30 + 4 times; construct הַצִּיל Genesis 37:22 + 23 times Infinitive; Participle מַצִּיל Deuteronomy 32:39 + 16 times Participle —
† 1. take away, snatch away, e.g. property Genesis 31:9, Genesis 31:10 (E) Hosea 2:11 [Hosea 2:9], prey from the mouth of animals 1 Samuel 17:35; Amos 3:12; Ezekiel 34:10, words of י׳ from the mouth Psalm 119:43; וְאֵין מַצִּיל בֵּינֵיהֶם 2 Samuel 14:6 and there was none to tear them apart (two fighting); עֵינֵנוּ וְהִצִּיל 2 Samuel 20:6 and take away our eye (elude our sight, Ges; Ew We after Greek Version of the LXX cast shadow over our eye, denominative from צֵל Bö Th after Syriac Version tear away our eye, harm us irretrievably, see Dr1 S 26, 2; HPS escape from us [מִמֶּנּוּ, as LXX of Lucian (Lag.)], compare Bu [וְנִצַּל]).
† 2. rescue, recover, e.g. cities Judges 11:26; wives and property 1 Samuel 30:8, 1 Samuel 30:18, 1 Samuel 30:22.
3. deliver from:
a. enemies and troubles, absolute 1 Samuel 12:21; Proverbs 19:19; Isaiah 50:2; Jeremiah 39:17; אֵין מַצִּיל Judges 18:28; Job 5:4; Job 10:7; Psalm 7:3 [Psalm 7:2]; Psalm 50:22; Psalm 71:11; Isaiah 5:29; Isaiah 42:22; Isaiah 43:13; Daniel 8:47 Daniel 8:4; Daniel 8:7; Hosea 5:14; Micah 5:7 [Micah 5:8]; with accusative Genesis 18:8 (E), Exodus 5:23; Exodus 12:27 (J), Deuteronomy 23:15 + 39 times; הַצִּיל נַפְשׁוֺ Isaiah 44:20; Isaiah 47:14; Ezekiel 3:19, Ezekiel 3:21; Ezekiel 14:20; Ezekiel 33:19; with מִן from Micah 5:6 + 25 times; מִיַּד from the hand or power of Genesis 32:12 [Genesis 32:11]; Exodus 2:19 (J) + 57 times; מִתַּחַת יַד Exodus 18:10 (E); מִכַּף 2 Samuel 14:16; 2 Samuel 19:10 [2 Samuel 19:10]; 2 Samuel 22:1 = Psalm 18:1, 2 Kings 20:6 = Isaiah 38:6; 2 Chronicles 32:11; Ezra 8:31.
† b. from death Proverbs 11:16; Proverbs 12:6; מִמּוֺת Joshua 2:13 (J), Psalm 33:19; Psalm 56:14 [Psalm 56:13]; Proverbs 10:12 = Proverbs 11:4; מִשְּׁאוֺל Psalm 86:13; Proverbs 23:14.
† 4. deliver from sin and guilt (in late writings), מִכָּלמְּֿשָׁעַי Psalm 39:9 [Psalm 39:8] from all my trangression; מִדָּמִים Psalm 51:6 from bloodguiltiness; הַצִּילֵנוּ וְכַמֵּר עַלחַֿטּאֹתֵינוּ Psalm 79:9 deliver us and cover over all our sins; probably also כְּאִמְרָֽתְךָ הַצִּילֵנִי Psalm 119:170.
Hoph. Participle מֻצּל; — כְּאוּד מֻצָּל מִשְּׂרֵטָה Amos 4:11 as a brand plucked out of the burning; מֵאֵשׁ Zechariah 3:2 from the fire.
Hithp. וַיִּתְנַצְּלוּ אֶתעֶֿדְיָם Exodus 33:6 (E) and they stripped themselves of their ornaments.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H5338.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


18:8; 31:9; 31:9; 31:10; 32:11; 32:11; 32:30; 37:22


2:19; 3:22; 3:22; 5:23; 5:23; 12:27; 12:27; 12:36; 18:10; 33:6


23:15; 23:15; 23:15; 23:16; 32:39




11:26; 18:28

1 Samuel

12:21; 17:35; 30:8; 30:18; 30:22

2 Samuel

14:6; 14:16; 19:10; 20:6; 22:1

2 Kings

17:39; 18:30; 19:11; 20:6

2 Chronicles

20:25; 32:11




5:4; 10:7


7:2; 18:1; 22:20; 33:16; 33:19; 39:8; 50:22; 51:6; 56:13; 69:14; 69:14; 71:11; 79:9; 86:13; 119:43; 119:170


6:3; 6:5; 10:12; 11:4; 11:16; 12:6; 19:19; 23:14; 24:11


5:29; 20:6; 20:6; 37:11; 38:6; 42:22; 43:13; 44:20; 47:14; 50:2


7:10; 7:10; 39:17


3:19; 3:21; 14:14; 14:14; 14:16; 14:18; 14:20; 33:19; 34:10


8:4; 8:7


2:9; 5:14


3:12; 3:12; 4:11


4:10; 5:6; 5:8





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5337 matches the Hebrew נָצַל (nāṣal),
which occurs 213 times in 194 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 4 (Gen 31:9–2Sa 14:16)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:9 - Thus God hath taken away H5337 the cattle of your father, and given them to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:16 - For all the riches which God hath taken H5337 from our father, that is ours, and our children's: now then, whatsoever God hath said unto thee, do.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:11 - Deliver me, H5337 I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he will come and smite me, and the mother with the children.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:30 - And Jacob called the name of the place Peniel: for I have seen God face to face, and my life is preserved. H5337
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:21 - And Reuben heard it, and he delivered H5337 him out of their hands; and said, Let us not kill him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:22 - And Reuben said unto them, Shed no blood, but cast him into this pit that is in the wilderness, and lay no hand upon him; that he might rid H5337 him out of their hands, to deliver him to his father again.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:19 - And they said, An Egyptian delivered H5337 us out of the hand of the shepherds, and also drew water enough for us, and watered the flock.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:8 - And I am come down to deliver H5337 them out of the hand of the Egyptians, and to bring them up out of that land unto a good land and a large, unto a land flowing with milk and honey; unto the place of the Canaanites, and the Hittites, and the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:22 - But every woman shall borrow of her neighbour, and of her that sojourneth in her house, jewels of silver, and jewels of gold, and raiment: and ye shall put them upon your sons, and upon your daughters; and ye shall spoil H5337 the Egyptians.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 5:23 - For since I came to Pharaoh to speak in thy name, he hath done evil to this people; neither hast thou delivered H5337 thy people at all. H5337
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:6 - Wherefore say unto the children of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will rid H5337 you out of their bondage, and I will redeem you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:27 - That ye shall say, It is the sacrifice of the LORD'S passover, who passed over the houses of the children of Israel in Egypt, when he smote the Egyptians, and delivered H5337 our houses. And the people bowed the head and worshipped.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:36 - And the LORD gave the people favour in the sight of the Egyptians, so that they lent unto them such things as they required. And they spoiled H5337 the Egyptians.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:4 - And the name of the other was Eliezer; for the God of my father, said he, was mine help, and delivered H5337 me from the sword of Pharaoh:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:8 - And Moses told his father in law all that the LORD had done unto Pharaoh and to the Egyptians for Israel's sake, and all the travail that had come upon them by the way, and how the LORD delivered H5337 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:9 - And Jethro rejoiced for all the goodness which the LORD had done to Israel, whom he had delivered H5337 out of the hand of the Egyptians.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:10 - And Jethro said, Blessed be the LORD, who hath delivered H5337 you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of Pharaoh, who hath delivered H5337 the people from under the hand of the Egyptians.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:6 - And the children of Israel stripped H5337 themselves of their ornaments by the mount Horeb.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:25 - And the congregation shall deliver H5337 the slayer out of the hand of the revenger of blood, and the congregation shall restore him to the city of his refuge, whither he was fled: and he shall abide in it unto the death of the high priest, which was anointed with the holy oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:14 - For the LORD thy God walketh in the midst of thy camp, to deliver H5337 thee, and to give up thine enemies before thee; therefore shall thy camp be holy: that he see no unclean thing in thee, and turn away from thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:15 - Thou shalt not deliver unto his master the servant which is escaped H5337 from his master unto thee:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:11 - When men strive together one with another, and the wife of the one draweth near for to deliver H5337 her husband out of the hand of him that smiteth him, and putteth forth her hand, and taketh him by the secrets:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:39 - See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal: neither is there any that can deliver H5337 out of my hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:13 - And that ye will save alive my father, and my mother, and my brethren, and my sisters, and all that they have, and deliver H5337 our lives from death.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:26 - And so did he unto them, and delivered H5337 them out of the hand of the children of Israel, that they slew them not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:31 - And Phinehas the son of Eleazar the priest said unto the children of Reuben, and to the children of Gad, and to the children of Manasseh, This day we perceive that the LORD is among us, because ye have not committed this trespass against the LORD: now ye have delivered H5337 the children of Israel out of the hand of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 24:10 - But I would not hearken unto Balaam; therefore he blessed you still: so I delivered H5337 you out of his hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:9 - And I delivered H5337 you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of all that oppressed you, and drave them out from before you, and gave you their land;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:34 - And the children of Israel remembered not the LORD their God, who had delivered H5337 them out of the hands of all their enemies on every side:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:17 - (For my father fought for you, and adventured his life far, and delivered H5337 you out of the hand of Midian:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:15 - And the children of Israel said unto the LORD, We have sinned: do thou unto us whatsoever seemeth good unto thee; deliver H5337 us only, we pray thee, this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 11:26 - While Israel dwelt in Heshbon and her towns, and in Aroer and her towns, and in all the cities that be along by the coasts of Arnon, three hundred years? why therefore did ye not recover H5337 them within that time?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:28 - And there was no deliverer, H5337 because it was far from Zidon, and they had no business with any man; and it was in the valley that lieth by Bethrehob. And they built a city, and dwelt therein.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:8 - Woe unto us! who shall deliver H5337 us out of the hand of these mighty Gods? these are the Gods that smote the Egyptians with all the plagues in the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 7:3 - And Samuel spake unto all the house of Israel, saying, If ye do return unto the LORD with all your hearts, then put away the strange gods and Ashtaroth from among you, and prepare your hearts unto the LORD, and serve him only: and he will deliver H5337 you out of the hand of the Philistines.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 7:14 - And the cities which the Philistines had taken from Israel were restored to Israel, from Ekron even unto Gath; and the coasts thereof did Israel deliver H5337 out of the hands of the Philistines. And there was peace between Israel and the Amorites.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:18 - And said unto the children of Israel, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, I brought up Israel out of Egypt, and delivered H5337 you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of all kingdoms, and of them that oppressed you:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:10 - And they cried unto the LORD, and said, We have sinned, because we have forsaken the LORD, and have served Baalim and Ashtaroth: but now deliver H5337 us out of the hand of our enemies, and we will serve thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:11 - And the LORD sent Jerubbaal, and Bedan, and Jephthah, and Samuel, and delivered H5337 you out of the hand of your enemies on every side, and ye dwelled safe.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:21 - And turn ye not aside: for then should ye go after vain things, which cannot profit nor deliver; H5337 for they are vain.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:48 - And he gathered an host, and smote the Amalekites, and delivered H5337 Israel out of the hands of them that spoiled them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:35 - And I went out after him, and smote him, and delivered H5337 it out of his mouth: and when he arose against me, I caught him by his beard, and smote him, and slew him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:37 - David said moreover, The LORD that delivered H5337 me out of the paw of the lion, and out of the paw of the bear, he will deliver H5337 me out of the hand of this Philistine. And Saul said unto David, Go, and the LORD be with thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:24 - And, behold, as thy life was much set by this day in mine eyes, so let my life be much set by in the eyes of the LORD, and let him deliver H5337 me out of all tribulation.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:8 - And David enquired at the LORD, saying, Shall I pursue after this troop? shall I overtake them? And he answered him, Pursue: for thou shalt surely overtake them, and without fail H5337 recover H5337 all.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:18 - And David recovered H5337 all that the Amalekites had carried away: and David rescued H5337 his two wives.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:22 - Then answered all the wicked men and men of Belial, of those that went with David, and said, Because they went not with us, we will not give them ought of the spoil that we have recovered, H5337 save to every man his wife and his children, that they may lead them away, and depart.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:7 - And Nathan said to David, Thou art the man. Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, I anointed thee king over Israel, and I delivered H5337 thee out of the hand of Saul;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:6 - And thy handmaid had two sons, and they two strove together in the field, and there was none to part H5337 them, but the one smote the other, and slew him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:16 - For the king will hear, to deliver H5337 his handmaid out of the hand of the man that would destroy me and my son together out of the inheritance of God.

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