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Lexicon :: Strong's H6456 - pāsîl

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1788b

Strong’s Definitions

פְּסִיל pᵉçîyl, pes-eel'; from H6458; an idol:—carved (graven) image, quarry.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's H6456 in the following manner: graven images (18x), carved images (3x), quarries (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's H6456 in the following manner: graven images (18x), carved images (3x), quarries (2x).
  1. image, idol, graven image

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פְּסִיל pᵉçîyl, pes-eel'; from H6458; an idol:—carved (graven) image, quarry.
STRONGS H6456: Abbreviations
[[פָּסִיל] 23 noun masculineDeuteronomy 7:25 id.; — plural (פֶּ֫סֶל serving as singular) פְּסִילִים Judges 3:19 +; פְּסִלִים Hosea 11:2 +; construct פְּסִילֵי Jeremiah 51:47 +; suffix פְּסִילֶיךָ Micah 5:12, etc.; — idols, Hosea 11:2; Isaiah 10:10 + 10 times, + (of wood, with שָׂרַף) Deuteronomy 7:5, 25, so (with גִּדַּע) Deuteronomy 12:3; of stone Isaiah 21:9 (with שִׁבַּר), Judges 3:19, 26 (compare GFM), stone or metal Micah 1:7; 2 Chronicles 34:7 (כִּתַּת), compare 2 Chronicles 34:3; 2 Chronicles 34:4; (sheathed with) silver Isaiah 30:22.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


7:5; 7:25; 7:25; 12:3


3:19; 3:19; 3:26

2 Chronicles

34:3; 34:4; 34:7


10:10; 21:9; 30:22




11:2; 11:2


1:7; 5:12


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6456 matches the Hebrew פָּסִיל (pāsîl),
which occurs 24 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:5 - But thus shall ye deal with them: ye shall break down their altars, and shatter their statues, and hew down their Asherahs, and burn their graven images with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:25 - The graven images of their gods shall ye burn with fire; thou shalt not covet the silver and gold that is on them and take it unto thee, lest thou be ensnared therein; for it is an abomination to Jehovah thy God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:3 - and ye shall break down their altars, and shatter their statues, and burn their Asherahs with fire; and ye shall hew down the graven images of their gods, and ye shall destroy the names of them out of that place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:19 - But he turned from the graven images that were by Gilgal, and said, I have a secret word unto thee, O king. And he said, Be silent! And all that stood by him went out from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:26 - And Ehud had escaped while they lingered, and passed beyond the graven images, and escaped to Seirah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:17 - And the five men that had gone to spy out the land went up, entered in thither, and took the graven image, and the ephod, and the teraphim, and the molten image; and the priest stood at the entrance of the gate with the six hundred men that were girded with weapons of war.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:41 - And these nations feared Jehovah, and served their graven images, both their children and their children's children: as did their fathers, so do they, unto this day.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 33:19 - And his prayer, and how God was intreated of him, and all his sin and his unfaithfulness, and the places in which he built high places, and set up Asherahs and graven images, before he was humbled, behold, they are written among the words of Hozai.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 33:22 - And he did evil in the sight of Jehovah, as Manasseh his father had done; and Amon sacrificed to all the graven images that Manasseh his father had made, and served them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:3 - And in the eighth year of his reign, while he was yet young, he began to seek after the God of David his father; and in the twelfth year he began to purge Judah and Jerusalem from the high places, and the Asherahs, and the graven images, and the molten images.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:4 - And they broke down the altars of the Baals in his presence; and the sun-pillars that were on high above them he cut down; and the Asherahs and the graven images and the molten images he broke in pieces, and made dust of them and strewed it upon the graves of those that had sacrificed to them;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:7 - and he broke down the altars, and beat the Asherahs and the graven images into powder, and cut down all the sun-pillars throughout the land of Israel, and returned to Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:58 - And they provoked him to anger with their high places, and moved him to jealousy with their graven images.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:10 - As my hand hath found the kingdoms of the idols, -- and their graven images exceeded those of Jerusalem and Samaria,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:9 - -- And behold, there cometh a chariot of men; horsemen by pairs. And he answered and said, Babylon is fallen, is fallen; and all the graven images of her gods he hath broken unto the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 30:22 - And ye shall defile the silver covering of your graven images, and the gold overlaying of your molten images; thou shalt cast them away as a menstruous cloth: Out! shalt thou say unto it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:8 - I am Jehovah, that is my name; and my glory will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:19 - Behold the voice of the cry of the daughter of my people, from a very far country: Is not Jehovah in Zion? Is not her king in her? Why have they provoked me to anger with their graven images, with foreign vanities?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:38 - a drought is upon her waters, and they shall be dried up; for it is a land of graven images, and they are mad after frightful idols.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:47 - Therefore behold, days are coming when I will punish the graven images of Babylon; and her whole land shall be put to shame, and all her slain shall fall in the midst of her.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:52 - -- Therefore behold, days come, saith Jehovah, that I will punish her graven images; and throughout her land the wounded shall groan.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 11:2 - As they called them, so they went from them: they sacrificed unto the Baals, and burned incense to graven images.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 1:7 - And all her graven images shall be beaten to pieces, and all her harlot-gifts shall be burned with fire, and all her idols will I make a desolation; for of the hire of a harlot hath she gathered them, and to a harlot's hire shall they return.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 5:13 - Thy graven images also will I cut off, and thy statues out of the midst of thee; and thou shalt no more bow down to the work of thy hands.
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