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Lexicon :: Strong's H5619 - sāqal

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A primitive root
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Strong’s Definitions

סָקַל çâqal, saw-kal'; a primitive root; properly, to be weighty; but used only in the sense of lapidation or its contrary (as if a delapidation):—(cast, gather out, throw) stone(-s), × surely.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 22x

The KJV translates Strong's H5619 in the following manner: stone (15x), surely (2x), cast (1x), gather out (1x), gather out stones (1x), stoning (1x), threw (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 22x
The KJV translates Strong's H5619 in the following manner: stone (15x), surely (2x), cast (1x), gather out (1x), gather out stones (1x), stoning (1x), threw (1x).
  1. to stone (to death), put to death by stoning

    1. (Qal) to pelt with stones, stone to death

    2. (Niphal) to be stoned to death

    3. (Piel)

      1. to stone, pelt with stones

      2. to free from stones (of vineyard, highway)

    4. (Pual) to be stoned to death

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סָקַל çâqal, saw-kal'; a primitive root; properly, to be weighty; but used only in the sense of lapidation or its contrary (as if a delapidation):—(cast, gather out, throw) stone(-s), × surely.
STRONGS H5619: Abbreviations
† [סָקַל] verb stone, put to death by stoning, also (Pi.) free from stones (appears like denominative, but noun unknown; Late Hebrew סְקִילָא execution by stoning); —
Qal Perfect 2nd person masculine singular suffix וּסְקַלְתּוֺ consecutive Deuteronomy 13:11; 3rd person masculine plural suffix וּסְקָלֻנִי consecutive Exodus 17:4; 2nd person masculine plural וּסְקַלְתֶּם consecutive Deuteronomy 22:24, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine plural יִסְקְלוּ Joshua 7:25, suffix יִסְקְלֻהוּ 1 Kings 21:13, etc.; Imperative masculine plural suffix מִקְלֻהוּ 1 Kings 21:10; Infinitive absolute סָקוֺל Exodus 19:13; Exodus 21:28; construct suffix סָקְלוֺ 1 Samuel 30:6; — pelt with stones, stone to death (as penalty) with accusative of person or animal., Exodus 8:22; Exodus 17:4 (both J E) 1 Samuel 30:6; 1 Kings 21:10, absolute Exodus 19:3; Exodus 21:28 (JE); with accusative of person + בְּ instrumental בָּאֲבָנִים Deuteronomy 13:11; Deuteronomy 17:5; Deuteronomy 22:21, 24; Joshua 7:25; 1 Kings 21:13.
Niph. Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִסָּקֵל be stoned to death Ezekiel 19:13; Ezekiel 21:28; Ezekiel 21:29; Ezekiel 21:32 (JE).
Pi. Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יְסַקֵּל 2 Samuel 16:6, 13, suffix יְסַקְּלֵהוּ Isaiah 5:2; Imperative masculine plural סַקְּלוּ Isaiah 62:10; —
1. stone, pelt with stones, with accusative of person + בָּאֲבָנִים 2 Samuel 16:6, accusative omitted 2 Samuel 16:13 (|| בֶּעָפָר עִפַּר).
2. free vineyard (accusative) from stones (Ges§ 52h) Isaiah 5:2; so also 2 Samuel 4:6, reading participle feminine מְסַקְּלָה חִטִּים lo, the portress was cleansing what from stones (for MT לֹקְּחֵי ח׳), so We Dr Bu Kit Löhr HPS, after Greek Version of the LXX; (> reading however mostly סֹלְקָה,
Qal Participle); סַקְּלוּ מֵאֶבֶן Isaiah 62:10 free (highway) from stones.
Pu. Perfect סֻקַּל be stoned to death 1 Kings 21:14, 15. — Not in HP; these and other writings (except above) use synonym רגס, compare BrHexateuch 73.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


8:22; 17:4; 17:4; 19:3; 19:13; 21:28; 21:28


13:11; 13:11; 17:5; 22:21; 22:24; 22:24


7:25; 7:25

1 Samuel

30:6; 30:6

2 Samuel

4:6; 16:6; 16:6; 16:13; 16:13

1 Kings

21:10; 21:10; 21:13; 21:13; 21:14; 21:15


5:2; 5:2; 62:10; 62:10


19:13; 21:28; 21:29; 21:32

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5619 matches the Hebrew סָקַל (sāqal),
which occurs 22 times in 20 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:26 - And Moses said, It is not meet so to do; for we shall sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians to the LORD our God: lo, shall we sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians before their eyes, and will they not stone H5619 us?
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:4 - And Moses cried unto the LORD, saying, What shall I do unto this people? they be almost ready to stone H5619 me.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 19:13 - There shall not an hand touch it, but he shall surely H5619 be stoned, H5619 or shot through; whether it be beast or man, it shall not live: when the trumpet soundeth long, they shall come up to the mount.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:28 - If an ox gore a man or a woman, that they die: then the ox shall be surely H5619 stoned, H5619 and his flesh shall not be eaten; but the owner of the ox shall be quit.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:29 - But if the ox were wont to push with his horn in time past, and it hath been testified to his owner, and he hath not kept him in, but that he hath killed a man or a woman; the ox shall be stoned, H5619 and his owner also shall be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:32 - If the ox shall push a manservant or a maidservant; he shall give unto their master thirty shekels of silver, and the ox shall be stoned. H5619
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:10 - And thou shalt stone H5619 him with stones, that he die; because he hath sought to thrust thee away from the LORD thy God, which brought thee out of the land of Egypt, from the house of bondage.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:5 - Then shalt thou bring forth that man or that woman, which have committed that wicked thing, unto thy gates, even that man or that woman, and shalt stone H5619 them with stones, till they die.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:21 - Then they shall bring out the damsel to the door of her father's house, and the men of her city shall stone H5619 her with stones that she die: because she hath wrought folly in Israel, to play the whore in her father's house: so shalt thou put evil away from among you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:24 - Then ye shall bring them both out unto the gate of that city, and ye shall stone H5619 them with stones that they die; the damsel, because she cried not, being in the city; and the man, because he hath humbled his neighbour's wife: so thou shalt put away evil from among you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:25 - And Joshua said, Why hast thou troubled us? the LORD shall trouble thee this day. And all Israel stoned him with stones, and burned them with fire, after they had stoned H5619 them with stones.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:6 - And David was greatly distressed; for the people spake of stoning H5619 him, because the soul of all the people was grieved, every man for his sons and for his daughters: but David encouraged himself in the LORD his God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:6 - And he cast H5619 stones at David, and at all the servants of king David: and all the people and all the mighty men were on his right hand and on his left.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:13 - And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw H5619 stones at him, and cast dust.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:10 - And set two men, sons of Belial, before him, to bear witness against him, saying, Thou didst blaspheme God and the king. And then carry him out, and stone H5619 him, that he may die.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:13 - And there came in two men, children of Belial, and sat before him: and the men of Belial witnessed against him, even against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, Naboth did blaspheme God and the king. Then they carried him forth out of the city, and stoned H5619 him with stones, that he died.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:14 - Then they sent to Jezebel, saying, Naboth is stoned, H5619 and is dead.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 21:15 - And it came to pass, when Jezebel heard that Naboth was stoned, H5619 and was dead, that Jezebel said to Ahab, Arise, take possession of the vineyard of Naboth the Jezreelite, which he refused to give thee for money: for Naboth is not alive, but dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:2 - And he fenced it, and gathered out the stones H5619 thereof, and planted it with the choicest vine, and built a tower in the midst of it, and also made a winepress therein: and he looked that it should bring forth grapes, and it brought forth wild grapes.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 62:10 - Go through, go through the gates; prepare ye the way of the people; cast up, cast up the highway; gather out H5619 the stones; lift up a standard for the people.
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