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Lexicon :: Strong's H6740 - ṣālâ

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1915

Strong’s Definitions

צָלָה tsâlâh, tsaw-law'; a primitive root; to roast:—roast.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H6740 in the following manner: roast (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H6740 in the following manner: roast (3x).
  1. (Qal) to roast

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
צָלָה tsâlâh, tsaw-law'; a primitive root; to roast:—roast.
† [צָלָה] verb roast flesh (Late Hebrew id.; so Arabic bdb085204, Ethiopic bdb085205); —
Qal Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִצְלֶה צָלִי Isaiah 44:16 he roasteth a roast; 1st person singular אֶצְלֶה בָשָׂר Isaiah 44:19; Infinitive construct לִצְלוֺת 1 Samuel 2:15 give flesh (בָּשָׂר) to roast..
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel



44:16; 44:19


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Strong's Number H6740 matches the Hebrew צָלָה (ṣālâ),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:15 - Also, before they [fn]burned the fat, the priest’s servant would come and say to the man who was sacrificing, “Give the priest meat for roasting H6740, as he will not take cooked meat from you, only raw.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:16 - Half of it he burns in the fire; over this half he eats meat, he roasts H6740 a roast, and is satisfied. He also warms himself and says, “Aha! I am warm, I have seen the fire.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:19 - No one [fn]remembers, nor is there knowledge or understanding to say, “I have burned half of it in the fire and also have baked bread over its coals. I roast H6740 meat and eat it. Then [fn]I make the rest of it into an abomination, [fn]I bow down before a block of wood!”

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