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Lexicon :: Strong's H6412 - pālîṭ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1774b,1774c

Strong’s Definitions

פָּלִיט pâlîyṭ, paw-leet'; or פָּלֵיט pâlêyṭ; or פָּלֵט pâlêṭ; from H6403; a refugee:—(that have) escape(-d, -th), fugitive.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H6412 in the following manner: escape (20x), fugitives (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H6412 in the following manner: escape (20x), fugitives (1x).
  1. refugee, fugitive, escaped one

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פָּלִיט pâlîyṭ, paw-leet'; or פָּלֵיט pâlêyṭ; or פָּלֵט pâlêṭ; from H6403; a refugee:—(that have) escape(-d, -th), fugitive.
STRONGS H6412: Abbreviations
פָּלִיט noun masculineAmos 9:1 escaped one, fugitive; — פ׳ absolute 2 Kings 9:15 +; plural constructפְּלִיטֵי Judges 12:4 +; suffix פְּלִיטָיו Obadiah 14, etc.; — Amos 9:1; 2 Kings 9:15; Genesis 14:13; Ezekiel 24:26, 27; Ezekiel 33:21 (+ מִן local), Ezekiel 33:22; שָׂרִיד וּפ׳ Joshua 8:22; Jeremiah 42:17; וְשָׂרִיד פ׳ Jeremiah 44:14; Lamentations 2:22; with genitive subject Judges 12:5 fugitives of Ephraim (strike out in Judges 12:4, see GFM), so with suffix Ezekiel 6:9; Ezekiel 7:16; Obadiah 14; with genitive object, escaped of, i.e. from Isaiah 45:20, so חֶרֶב פְּלּיטֵי Jeremiah 44:28; Ezekiel 6:8.

† [פָּלֵיט] noun masculine id.; — plural פְּלֵיטִם Numbers 21:29 (as appositive, or adjective), יִ֯ם Isaiah 66:19; פְּלֵטִים Jeremiah 44:14, + מִן from Jeremiah 50:28; Jeremiah 51:50.
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12:4; 12:4; 12:5

2 Kings

9:15; 9:15


45:20; 66:19


42:17; 44:14; 44:14; 44:28; 50:28; 51:50




6:8; 6:9; 7:16; 24:26; 24:27; 33:21; 33:22


9:1; 9:1


1:14; 1:14


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6412 matches the Hebrew פָּלִיט (pālîṭ),
which occurs 24 times in 23 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:13 - A fugitive came and told Abram the Hebrew. Now Abram was living by the oaks of Mamre the Amorite, the brother of Eshcol and Aner. (All these were allied by treaty with Abram.)
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:29 - Woe to you, Moab. You are ruined, O people of Chemosh! He has made his sons fugitives, and his daughters the prisoners of King Sihon of the Amorites.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:22 - At the same time the men who had taken the city came out to fight, and the men of Ai were trapped in the middle. The Israelites struck them down, leaving no survivors or refugees.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:4 - Jephthah assembled all the men of Gilead and they fought with Ephraim. The men of Gilead defeated Ephraim, because the Ephraimites insulted them, saying, "You Gileadites are refugees in Ephraim, living within Ephraim's and Manasseh's territory."
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 12:5 - The Gileadites captured the fords of the Jordan River opposite Ephraim. Whenever an Ephraimite fugitive said, "Let me cross over," the men of Gilead asked him, "Are you an Ephraimite?" If he said, "No,"
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:15 - But King Joram had returned to Jezreel to recover from the wounds he received from the Syrians when he fought against King Hazael of Syria. Jehu told his supporters, "If you really want me to be king, then don't let anyone escape from the city to go and warn Jezreel."
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:20 - Gather together and come! Approach together, you refugees from the nations! Those who carry wooden idols know nothing, those who pray to a god that cannot deliver.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:19 - I will perform a mighty act among them and then send some of those who remain to the nations - to Tarshish, Pul, Lud (known for its archers), Tubal, Javan, and to the distant coastlands that have not heard about me or seen my splendor. They will tell the nations of my splendor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 42:17 - All the people who are determined to go and settle in Egypt will die from war, starvation, or disease. No one will survive or escape the disaster I will bring on them.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:14 - None of the Judean remnant who have come to live in the land of Egypt will escape or survive to return to the land of Judah. Though they long to return and live there, none of them shall return except a few fugitives.'"
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 44:28 - Some who survive in battle will return to the land of Judah from the land of Egypt. But they will be very few indeed! Then the Judean remnant who have come to live in the land of Egypt will know whose word proves true, mine or theirs.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:28 - Listen! Fugitives and refugees are coming from the land of Babylon. They are coming to Zion to declare there how the LORD our God is getting revenge, getting revenge for what they have done to his temple.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:50 - You who have escaped the sword, go, do not delay. Remember the LORD in a faraway land. Think about Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:22 - As if it were a feast day, you call enemies to terrify me on every side. On the day of the Lord's anger no one escaped or survived. My enemy has finished off those healthy infants whom I bore and raised.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:8 - "'But I will spare some of you. Some will escape the sword when you are scattered in foreign lands.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 6:9 - Then your survivors will remember me among the nations where they are exiled. They will realize how I was crushed by their unfaithful heart which turned from me and by their eyes which lusted after their idols. They will loathe themselves because of the evil they have done and because of all their abominable practices.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 7:16 - Their survivors will escape to the mountains and become like doves of the valleys; all of them will moan - each one for his iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:26 - On that day a fugitive will come to you to report the news.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 24:27 - On that day you will be able to speak again; you will talk with the fugitive and be silent no longer. You will be an object lesson for them, and they will know that I am the LORD."
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 33:21 - In the twelfth year of our exile, in the tenth month, on the fifth of the month, a refugee came to me from Jerusalem saying, "The city has been defeated!"
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 33:22 - Now the hand of the LORD had been on me the evening before the refugee reached me, but the LORD opened my mouth by the time the refugee arrived in the morning; he opened my mouth and I was no longer unable to speak.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 9:1 - I saw the sovereign One standing by the altar and he said, "Strike the tops of the support pillars, so the thresholds shake! Knock them down on the heads of all the people, and I will kill the survivors with the sword. No one will be able to run away; no one will be able to escape.
Unchecked Copy BoxOba 1:14 - You should not have stood at the fork in the road to slaughter those trying to escape. You should not have captured their refugees when they suffered adversity.
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