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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #04427 - מָלַךְ

Transliteration
mâlak
Phonetics
maw-lak'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1199,1200
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to be or become king or queen, reign

1a) (Qal) to be or become king or queen, reign

1b) (Hiphil) to make one king or queen, cause to reign

1c) (Hophal) to be made king or queen

2) to counsel, advise

2a) (Niphal) to consider

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2902 ‑ κρατέω (krat‑eh'‑o);  3870 ‑ παρακαλέω (par‑ak‑al‑eh'‑o);  1325 ‑ δίδωμι (did'‑o‑mee);  2525 ‑ καθίστημι (kath‑is'‑tay‑mee);  1011 ‑ βουλεύω (bool‑yoo'‑o);  936 ‑ βασιλεύω (bas‑il‑yoo'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (350)
Genesis
12
Exodus
1
Joshua
3
Judges
8
1 Samuel
17
2 Samuel
12
1 Kings
62
2 Kings
90
1 Chronicles
27
2 Chronicles
81
Nehemiah
1
Esther
4
Job
1
Psalms
6
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
5
Jeremiah
11
Ezekiel
2
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Micah
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (344)
Genesis
12
Exodus
1
Joshua
3
Judges
8
1 Samuel
17
2 Samuel
12
1 Kings
61
2 Kings
90
1 Chronicles
26
2 Chronicles
77
Nehemiah
1
Esther
4
Job
1
Psalms
6
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
5
Jeremiah
11
Ezekiel
2
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Micah
1
BSB (348)
Genesis
12
Exodus
1
Joshua
3
Judges
8
1 Samuel
17
2 Samuel
12
1 Kings
62
2 Kings
90
1 Chronicles
27
2 Chronicles
79
Nehemiah
1
Esther
4
Job
1
Psalms
6
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
5
Jeremiah
11
Ezekiel
2
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Micah
1
ESV (344)
Genesis
12
Joshua
3
Judges
8
1 Samuel
17
2 Samuel
12
1 Kings
61
2 Kings
89
1 Chronicles
27
2 Chronicles
79
Nehemiah
1
Esther
4
Job
1
Psalms
6
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
5
Jeremiah
10
Ezekiel
2
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Micah
1
WEB (346)
Genesis
12
Exodus
1
Joshua
3
Judges
8
1 Samuel
17
2 Samuel
12
1 Kings
62
2 Kings
90
1 Chronicles
27
2 Chronicles
77
Nehemiah
1
Esther
4
Job
1
Psalms
6
Proverbs
2
Ecclesiastes
1
Isaiah
5
Jeremiah
11
Ezekiel
2
Daniel
2
Hosea
1
Micah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2340) klm (מלכ MLK) AC: Reign CO: King AB: Kingdom: [from: kl- walking among the people]

V) klm (מלכ MLK) - Reign: To reign over a kingdom as king or queen. KJV (348): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hophal) reign, king, made, queen, consult, rule, set - Strongs: H4427 (מָלַךְ)

Nm) klm (מלכ MLK) - I. King:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Counsel:[Aramaic only] KJV (2704): king, royal, counsel - Strongs: H4428 (מֶלֶךְ), H4430 (מֶלֶךְ), H4431 (מְלַךְ)

Nf1) eklm (מלכה MLKH) - Queen: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (37): queen - Strongs: H4433 (מַלְכָּה), H4436 (מַלְכָּה)

Nf2) tklm (מלכת MLKT) - Queen: KJV (5): queen - Strongs: H4446 (מְלֶכֶת)

Nf3) tfklm (מלכות MLKWT) - Kingdom: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (148): kingdom, reign, royal, empire, estate, realm, kingly - Strongs: H4437 (מַלְכוּ), H4438 (מַלְכֻוָּה)

af1) eklmm (ממלכה MMLKH) - Kingdom: KJV (117): kingdom, royal, reign - Strongs: H4467 (מַמְלָכָה)

af3) tfklmm (ממלכות MMLKWT) - Kingdom: KJV (9): kingdom, reign - Strongs: H4468 (מַמְלָכוּת)

df1) ekflm (מלוכה MLWKH) - Kingdom: KJV (24): kingdom, royal - Strongs: H4410 (מְלוּכָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מָלַךְ f. יִמְלֹךְ.

(1)  to reign, to be king. (Eth. መለከ፡ id.; Arab. مَلَكَ to possess, to reign; Syr. and Ch. to consult, compare Lat. consulere for judicare, statuere (whence consul), and the Old Germ. rathen for to rule, to govern; compare Niphal.) 1 Kings 6:1; 2 Kings 24:12, 25:27 followed by עַל 1 Samuel 8:7, 12:14 Psalms 47:9, and בְּ Joshua 13:12, 21 Joshua 13:21 (to rule over, herrfchen über), although בְּ is also not unfrequently בְּ of place, Judges 4:2, herrfchen zu, to reign in.

(2) to become king, 2 Samuel 15:10, 16:8 1 Kings 14:21.

Hiphil, to make king, followed by an acc. 1 Samuel 15:35; 1 Kings 1:43 dat. 1 Chronicles 29:22 (as if to give the kingdom to any one).

Hophal הָכְזלַךְ to be made king, Daniel 9:1.

Niphal, to consult, Nehemiah 5:7 see the Syriac usage pointed out above.

The derivatives immediately follow, except מְלוּכָה, מַמְלָכָה, מַמְלָכוּת.

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List of Word Forms
אֶמְל֥וֹךְ אֶמְלֹ֑ךְ אמלוך אמלך בְּמָלְכ֑וֹ בְּמָלְכ֔וֹ בְּמָלְכ֗וֹ בְּמָלְכ֜וֹ בְּמָלְכֽוֹ׃ בְּמָלְכוֹ֙ בְמָלְכ֑וֹ בְמָלְכ֔וֹ בְמָלְכ֜וֹ במלכו במלכו׃ הֲמָלֹ֤ךְ הֲתִֽמְלֹ֔ךְ הִמְלִ֛יךְ הִמְלִ֥יךְ הִמְלִיכוּ֙ הִמְלַ֣כְתָּ הִמְלַ֤כְתִּי הִמְלַכְתִּ֖יךָ הִמְלַכְתַּ֔נִי הַמַּמְלִ֣יךְ הַמֹּלֵךְ֙ הָמְלַ֔ךְ המליך המליכו המלך המלכת המלכתי המלכתיך המלכתני הממליך התמלך וְהִמְלַכְתַּ֖נִי וְהִמְלַכְתָּ֥ וְנַמְלִ֥יךְ וַ֠יִּמְלֹךְ וַֽיִּמְלְכ֖וּ וַיִּ֨מְלָךְ־ וַיִּמְלֹ֑ךְ וַיִּמְלֹ֖ךְ וַיִּמְלֹ֛ךְ וַיִּמְלֹ֣ךְ וַיִּמְלֹ֤ךְ וַיִּמְלֹ֥ךְ וַיִּמְלֹ֨ךְ וַיִּמָּלֵ֨ךְ וַיַּמְלִ֖יכוּ וַיַּמְלִ֣יכוּ וַיַּמְלִ֣כוּ וַיַּמְלִ֤יכוּ וַיַּמְלִ֥יכוּ וַיַּמְלִ֥כוּ וַיַּמְלִ֧יכוּ וַיַּמְלִיכֶ֖הָ וַיַּמְלִיכֻ֥הוּ וַיַּמְלִיכוּ֩ וַיַּמְלִכֵ֙הוּ֙ וַיַּמְלִכוּ֩ וַיַּמְלֵ֛ךְ וַיַּמְלֵ֧ךְ וַיַּמְלֵ֨ךְ וַיַּמְלֵךְ֙ וַיַּמְלֵךְ֩ וַתַּמְלִ֖יכוּ וַתַּמְלִ֜יכוּ וָאַמְלִ֥יךְ וּמָ֣לַכְתָּ֔ וּמָ֤לַךְ וּמָלַ֨ךְ ואמליך והמלכת והמלכתני וימליכה וימליכהו וימליכו וימלך וימלך־ וימלכהו וימלכו ומלך ומלכת ונמליך ותמליכו יִמְל֑וֹךְ יִמְלָךְ־ יִמְלֹ֑כוּ יִמְלֹ֔ךְ יִמְלֹ֖ךְ יִמְלֹ֣ךְ יִמְלֹ֤ךְ ימלוך ימלך ימלך־ ימלכו כְמָלְכ֗וֹ כמלכו לְהַמְלִ֖יךְ לְהַמְלִ֥יךְ לְהַמְלִיכ֑וֹ לְהַמְלִיכ֔וֹ לְהַמְלִיכֽוֹ׃ לְמָלְכ֑וֹ לְמָלְכ֔וֹ לְמָלְכ֗וֹ לְמָלְכ֜וֹ לְמָלְכֽוֹ׃ לִמְלֹ֑ךְ לִמְלֹ֥ךְ להמליך להמליכו להמליכו׃ למלך למלכו למלכו׃ מְלָךְ־ מְלֹ֖ךְ מְלֹ֥ךְ מִ֭מְּלֹךְ מִמְּלֹ֖ךְ מִמְּלֹ֥ךְ מִמְּלֹ֖ךְ מָ֠לַךְ מָ֭לָךְ מָלְכ֖וּ מָלְכ֗וֹ מָלְכִ֥י מָלְכָ֥ה מָלְכוּ֙ מָלַ֔ךְ מָלַ֖ךְ מָלַ֗ךְ מָלַ֙כְתָּ֙ מָלַ֛ךְ מָלַ֞ךְ מָלַ֣ךְ מָלַ֤ךְ מָלַ֥ךְ מָלַ֨ךְ מָלַךְ֙ מָלָ֑ךְ מָלָ֗ךְ מָלָֽךְ׃ מָלָךְ֮ מָלֹ֖ךְ מֹלֵ֣ךְ מֹלֶ֥כֶת מלך מלך־ מלך׃ מלכה מלכו מלכי מלכת ממלך נַמְלִ֣יךְ נמליך תִּמְל֑וֹךְ תִּמְלֹ֖ךְ תִּמְלֹ֣ךְ תִּמְלֹךְ֙ תמלוך תמלך ’em·lō·wḵ ’em·lōḵ ’emlōḵ ’emlōwḵ bə·mā·lə·ḵōw ḇə·mā·lə·ḵōw bemaleCho bəmāləḵōw ḇəmāləḵōw chemaleCho emLoch hă·mā·lōḵ hā·mə·laḵ hă·ṯim·lōḵ ham·mam·lîḵ ham·mō·lêḵ hamaLoch hămālōḵ hameLach hāməlaḵ hammamLich hammamlîḵ hammoleCh hammōlêḵ hatimLoch hăṯimlōḵ him·laḵ·tā him·laḵ·ta·nî him·laḵ·tî him·laḵ·tî·ḵā him·lî·ḵū him·lîḵ himLachta himlachTani himLachti himlachTicha himlaḵtā himlaḵtanî himlaḵtî himlaḵtîḵā himLich himliChu himlîḵ himlîḵū ḵə·mā·lə·ḵōw ḵəmāləḵōw lə·ham·lî·ḵōw lə·ham·lîḵ lə·mā·lə·ḵōw lehamLich lehamliCho ləhamlîḵ ləhamlîḵōw lemaleCho ləmāləḵōw lim·lōḵ limLoch limlōḵ mā·laḵ mā·lāḵ mā·laḵ·tā mā·lə·ḵāh mā·lə·ḵî mā·lə·ḵōw mā·lə·ḵū mā·lōḵ maLach maLachta mālaḵ mālāḵ mālaḵtā malChu maleChah maleChi maleCho maleChu māləḵāh māləḵî māləḵōw māləḵū maLoch mālōḵ mə·lāḵ- mə·lōḵ məlāḵ- meloch məlōḵ mim·mə·lōḵ mimeLoch mimməlōḵ mō·le·ḵeṯ mō·lêḵ moLech moLechet mōlêḵ mōleḵeṯ nam·lîḵ namLich namlîḵ tim·lō·wḵ tim·lōḵ timloCh timlōḵ timlōwḵ ū·mā·laḵ ū·mā·laḵ·tā uMalach uMalachta ūmālaḵ ūmālaḵtā vaamLich vaiyamleCh vaiyamliCheha vaiyamliChehu vaiyamLichu vaiyamliChuhu vaiyimleChu vaiyimLoch vaiyimmaLech vattamLichu vehimlachTa vehimlachTani vemaleCho venamLich wā’amlîḵ wā·’am·lîḵ wat·tam·lî·ḵū wattamlîḵū way·yam·lêḵ way·yam·lî·ḵe·hā way·yam·li·ḵê·hū way·yam·li·ḵū way·yam·lî·ḵū way·yam·lî·ḵu·hū way·yim·lāḵ- way·yim·lə·ḵū way·yim·lōḵ way·yim·mā·lêḵ wayyamlêḵ wayyamlîḵehā wayyamliḵêhū wayyamliḵū wayyamlîḵū wayyamlîḵuhū wayyimlāḵ- wayyimləḵū wayyimlōḵ wayyimmālêḵ wə·him·laḵ·tā wə·him·laḵ·ta·nî wə·nam·lîḵ wəhimlaḵtā wəhimlaḵtanî wənamlîḵ yim·lāḵ- yim·lō·ḵū yim·lō·wḵ yim·lōḵ yimlāḵ- yimLoch yimLochu yimlōḵ yimlōḵū yimlōwḵ
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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