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Lexicon :: Strong's H7989 - šallîṭ

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שַׁלִּיט
Transliteration
šallîṭ
Pronunciation
shal-leet'
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Part of Speech
adjective
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2396a

Strong’s Definitions

שַׁלִּיט shallîyṭ, shal-leet'; from H7980; potent; concretely, a prince or warrior:—governor, mighty, that hath power, ruler.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's H7989 in the following manner: governor (1x), mighty (1x), that hath power (1x), ruler (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's H7989 in the following manner: governor (1x), mighty (1x), that hath power (1x), ruler (1x).
  1. having mastery, domineering, master

    1. having mastery

      1. ruler (subst)

    2. domineering, imperious

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שַׁלִּיט shallîyṭ, shal-leet'; from H7980; potent; concretely, a prince or warrior:—governor, mighty, that hath power, ruler.
STRONGS H7989:
שַׁלִּיט adjective having mastery, domineering; —
1. having mastery: בָּרוּחַ אֵין אָדָם שׁ׳ Ecclesiastes 8:8; elsewhere as substantive הַשּׁ׳ the ruler Ecclesiastes 10:5, so (with עַלהָֿאָרֶץ) Genesis 42:6 (probably late substitution for original word of E); plural as substantive שַׁלִּיטִים Ecclesiastes 7:19 (specifically of Alexander's successors PerlesAnal. 42).
2. domineering, imperious, feminine singular (Kö ii. 10. 201) אִשָּׁה זוֺנָה שַׁלָּ֑טֶת [H7986 Ezekiel 16:30] (Jerusalem personified).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

42:6

Ecclesiastes

7:19; 8:8; 10:5

H7989

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7989 matches the Hebrew שַׁלִּיט (šallîṭ),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:6 - And Joseph was the governor H7989 over the land, and he it was that sold to all the people of the land: and Joseph's brethren came, and bowed down themselves before him with their faces to the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 7:19 - Wisdom strengtheneth the wise more than ten mighty H7989 men which are in the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 8:8 - There is no man that hath power H7989 over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither hath he power in the day of death: and there is no discharge in that war; neither shall wickedness deliver those that are given to it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 10:5 - There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceedeth from the ruler: H7989

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