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Lexicon :: Strong's H7987 - šᵊlî

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2392b

Strong’s Definitions

שְׁלִי shᵉlîy, shel-ee'; from H7951; privacy:— quietly.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x

The KJV translates Strong's H7987 in the following manner: quietly (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1x
The KJV translates Strong's H7987 in the following manner: quietly (1x).
  1. quiet, private, quietness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שְׁלִי shᵉlîy, shel-ee'; from H7951; privacy:— quietly.
† [שְׁלִי] noun [masculine] quietness; — בַּשֶּׁ֑לִי 2 Samuel 3:27, i.e. quietly, privately (compare bdb101706 often in the same sense PS4167).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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2 Samuel



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Strong's Number H7987 matches the Hebrew שְׁלִי (šᵊlî),
which occurs 1 times in 1 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:27 - And when Abner was returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside in the gate to speak with him quietly, H7987 and smote him there under the fifth rib, that he died, for the blood of Asahel his brother.

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