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Lexicon :: Strong's H5559 - sᵊlaq

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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Strong’s Definitions

סְלִק çᵉliq, sel-eek'; (Aramaic) a primitive root; to ascend:—come (up).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's H5559 in the following manner: came up (4x), came (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's H5559 in the following manner: came up (4x), came (1x).
  1. to ascend, come up

    1. (P'al) to come up

    2. (P'il) to come up

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סְלִק çᵉliq, sel-eek'; (Aramaic) a primitive root; to ascend:—come (up).
STRONGS H5559: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

† [סְלֵק] verb come up (Aramaic loan-word in Biblical Hebrew H5266, which see); —
Pe. Perfect 3rd person feminine singular סִלְקַת Daniel 7:20, תָ֯ (!) Daniel 7:28 (K§ 25 b)); 3rd person masculine plural סְלִ֫קוּ Daniel 2:29; Ezra 4:12; Participle feminine plural סָֽלְקָן Daniel 7:3; — come up, מִן person Ezra 4:12, מִןיַֿמָּא Daniel 7:3; absolute of horn in vision Daniel 7:8, Daniel 7:20; figurative of thoughts Daniel 2:29.
Haph. see H5267
Hoph. see H5267
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:12; 4:12


2:29; 2:29; 7:3; 7:3; 7:8; 7:20; 7:20; 7:28


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5559 matches the Hebrew סְלַק (sᵊlaq),
which occurs 5 times in 5 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:12 - The king should know that the people who came up to us from you have gone to Jerusalem and are rebuilding that rebellious and wicked city. They are restoring the walls and repairing the foundations.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:29 - “As Your Majesty was lying there, your mind turned to things to come, and the revealer of mysteries showed you what is going to happen.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:3 - Four great beasts, each different from the others, came up out of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:8 - “While I was thinking about the horns, there before me was another horn, a little one, which came up among them; and three of the first horns were uprooted before it. This horn had eyes like the eyes of a human being and a mouth that spoke boastfully.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:20 - I also wanted to know about the ten horns on its head and about the other horn that came up, before which three of them fell—the horn that looked more imposing than the others and that had eyes and a mouth that spoke boastfully.
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