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Lexicon :: Strong's H5695 - ʿēḡel

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as עָגֹל (H5696)
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TWOT Reference: 1560a

Strong’s Definitions

עֵגֶל ʻêgel, ay-ghel; from the same as H5696; a (male) calf (as frisking round), especially one nearly grown (i.e. a steer):—bullock, calf.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 35x

The KJV translates Strong's H5695 in the following manner: calf (33x), bullock (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 35x
The KJV translates Strong's H5695 in the following manner: calf (33x), bullock (2x).
  1. calf, bull-calf

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֵגֶל ʻêgel, ay-ghel; from the same as H5696; a (male) calf (as frisking round), especially one nearly grown (i.e. a steer):—bullock, calf.
STRONGS H5695: Abbreviations
עֵ֫גֶל noun masculineExodus 32:24 calf (as rolling or circling about ? compare כַּר from כָּרַר; Late Hebrew id.; Phoenician (Punic) עגל id. Lzb336; ענילו Palmyrene proper name id. Cook89; Aramaic Hgei, aXtlfgi, עִיגְלָא, עֲגַלְתָּא, id.; Assyrian [agalu], plural agalê probably calves DlHWB 16 (compare against this JenKosmol. 110, but see also JägerBAS ii. 2, 286); Arabic ءِجْلً id.; Ethiopic እጒል፡ እጐልት፡, compare also HomNS 226); — ע׳ absolute Exodus 32:19 +; construct 1 Samuel 28:24 +; suffix עֶגְלֵךְ Hosea 8:5; plural עֲגָלִים Hosea 13:2 +; construct עֶגְלֵי 1 Kings 12:28 +; — calf Isaiah 11:6; Isaiah 27:10 in simile of leaping mountains Psalm 29:6; in simile of foot-sole of cherubim Ezekiel 1:7; מַרְבֵּק ע׳ i.e. a stall-fed (fatted) calf 1 Samuel 28:24, in simile Jeremiah 46:21; Malachi 3:20 [Malachi 4:2], compare מִתּוֺךְ מַרְבֵּק ע׳ Amos 6:4; לֹא לֻמָּ֑ד ע׳ Jeremiah 31:18 an untrained calf; עֶגְלֵי עַמִּים Psalm 68:31 calves of peoples, i.e. peoples like calves, so most; perhaps read בַּעֲלֵי עמ׳ Matthes Che GunkSchöf. 66 f. compare Bae; calf as sacrifice victim Micah 6:6; Leviticus 9:2, 3, 8 (P); cut in two, in ratifying covenant Jeremiah 34:18, 19 (compare עֶגְלָה Genesis 15:9); elsewhere image of calf: made at Horeb, מַסֵּכָה ע׳ Exodus 32:4, 8; Deuteronomy 9:16; Nehemiah 9:18; ע׳ alone Exodus 32:19, 20, 24, 35; Deuteronomy 9:21; Psalm 106:19; two set up by Jeroboam I in Northern Israel, 1 Kings 12:28, 32; 2 Kings 10:29; 2 Kings 17:16; 2 Chronicles 11:15; 13:8, compare Hosea 8:5, 6 (עגְלֵךְ, שֹׁמְרוֺן ע׳), Hosea 13:2; also Hosea 10:5 (see I. עֶגְלָה near the end).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




32:4; 32:8; 32:19; 32:19; 32:20; 32:24; 32:24; 32:35


9:2; 9:3; 9:8


9:16; 9:21

1 Samuel

28:24; 28:24

1 Kings

12:28; 12:28; 12:32

2 Kings

10:29; 17:16

2 Chronicles

11:15; 13:8




29:6; 68:31; 106:19


11:6; 27:10


31:18; 34:18; 34:19; 46:21




8:5; 8:5; 8:6; 10:5; 13:2; 13:2








Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5695 matches the Hebrew עֵגֶל (ʿēḡel),
which occurs 35 times in 35 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:4 - And he received them at their hand, and fashioned it with a graving tool, after he had made it a molten calf: H5695 and they said, These be thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:8 - They have turned aside quickly out of the way which I commanded them: they have made them a molten calf, H5695 and have worshipped it, and have sacrificed thereunto, and said, These be thy gods, O Israel, which have brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:19 - And it came to pass, as soon as he came nigh unto the camp, that he saw the calf, H5695 and the dancing: and Moses' anger waxed hot, and he cast the tables out of his hands, and brake them beneath the mount.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:20 - And he took the calf H5695 which they had made, and burnt it in the fire, and ground it to powder, and strawed it upon the water, and made the children of Israel drink of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:24 - And I said unto them, Whosoever hath any gold, let them break it off. So they gave it me: then I cast it into the fire, and there came out this calf. H5695
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 32:35 - And the LORD plagued the people, because they made the calf, H5695 which Aaron made.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:2 - And he said unto Aaron, Take thee a young calf H5695 for a sin offering, and a ram for a burnt offering, without blemish, and offer them before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:3 - And unto the children of Israel thou shalt speak, saying, Take ye a kid of the goats for a sin offering; and a calf H5695 and a lamb, both of the first year, without blemish, for a burnt offering;
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:8 - Aaron therefore went unto the altar, and slew the calf H5695 of the sin offering, which was for himself.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:16 - And I looked, and, behold, ye had sinned against the LORD your God, and had made you a molten calf: H5695 ye had turned aside quickly out of the way which the LORD had commanded you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:21 - And I took your sin, the calf H5695 which ye had made, and burnt it with fire, and stamped it, and ground it very small, even until it was as small as dust: and I cast the dust thereof into the brook that descended out of the mount.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:24 - And the woman had a fat calf H5695 in the house; and she hasted, and killed it, and took flour, and kneaded it, and did bake unleavened bread thereof:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:28 - Whereupon the king took counsel, and made two calves H5695 of gold, and said unto them, It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem: behold thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:32 - And Jeroboam ordained a feast in the eighth month, on the fifteenth day of the month, like unto the feast that is in Judah, and he offered upon the altar. So did he in Bethel, sacrificing unto the calves H5695 that he had made: and he placed in Bethel the priests of the high places which he had made.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:29 - Howbeit from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin, Jehu departed not from after them, to wit, the golden calves H5695 that were in Bethel, and that were in Dan.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:16 - And they left all the commandments of the LORD their God, and made them molten images, even two calves, H5695 and made a grove, and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served Baal.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 11:15 - And he ordained him priests for the high places, and for the devils, and for the calves H5695 which he had made.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 13:8 - And now ye think to withstand the kingdom of the LORD in the hand of the sons of David; and ye be a great multitude, and there are with you golden calves, H5695 which Jeroboam made you for gods.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:18 - Yea, when they had made them a molten calf, H5695 and said, This is thy God that brought thee up out of Egypt, and had wrought great provocations;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 29:6 - He maketh them also to skip like a calf; H5695 Lebanon and Sirion like a young unicorn.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:30 - Rebuke the company of spearmen, the multitude of the bulls, with the calves H5695 of the people, till every one submit himself with pieces of silver: scatter thou the people that delight in war.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:19 - They made a calf H5695 in Horeb, and worshipped the molten image.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 11:6 - The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf H5695 and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 27:10 - Yet the defenced city shall be desolate, and the habitation forsaken, and left like a wilderness: there shall the calf H5695 feed, and there shall he lie down, and consume the branches thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:18 - I have surely heard Ephraim bemoaning himself thus; Thou hast chastised me, and I was chastised, as a bullock H5695 unaccustomed to the yoke: turn thou me, and I shall be turned; for thou art the LORD my God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:18 - And I will give the men that have transgressed my covenant, which have not performed the words of the covenant which they had made before me, when they cut the calf H5695 in twain, and passed between the parts thereof,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 34:19 - The princes of Judah, and the princes of Jerusalem, the eunuchs, and the priests, and all the people of the land, which passed between the parts of the calf; H5695
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:21 - Also her hired men are in the midst of her like fatted bullocks; H5695 for they also are turned back, and are fled away together: they did not stand, because the day of their calamity was come upon them, and the time of their visitation.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:7 - And their feet were straight feet; and the sole of their feet was like the sole of a calf's H5695 foot: and they sparkled like the colour of burnished brass.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 8:5 - Thy calf, H5695 O Samaria, hath cast thee off; mine anger is kindled against them: how long will it be ere they attain to innocency?
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 8:6 - For from Israel was it also: the workman made it; therefore it is not God: but the calf H5695 of Samaria shall be broken in pieces.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:2 - And now they sin more and more, and have made them molten images of their silver, and idols according to their own understanding, all of it the work of the craftsmen: they say of them, Let the men that sacrifice kiss the calves. H5695
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 6:4 - That lie upon beds of ivory, and stretch themselves upon their couches, and eat the lambs out of the flock, and the calves H5695 out of the midst of the stall;
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:6 - Wherewith shall I come before the LORD, and bow myself before the high God? shall I come before him with burnt offerings, with calves H5695 of a year old?
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 4:2 - But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves H5695 of the stall.
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