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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #4254 - מַחֲלָצוֹת
1) robe of state
V) ylh (ההלתס HhLTs) - I. Draw:To draw something out or away. II. Arm:To draw weapons for battle. KJV (44): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel, Participle) deliver, arm, loose, prepare, take, army, fat, put, deliver, draw, withdraw - Strongs: H2502 (חָלַץ)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
מַחֲלָצוֹת plur. f. splendid, or costly garments, which at home are put off, Isaiah 3:22; Zechariah 3:4 from the root חָלַץ Arab. خلع to put off a garment, Arab. خَلْعَةُ a garment for a special occasion, more splendid, whence is formed a new verb, [or rather a new meaning to the verb], خلع to bestow a garment for an especial occasion, an official dress.