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Strong's #441 - אַלֻּף

Transliteration
ʼallûwph
Phonetics
al-loof', al-loof'
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H502)
Parts of Speech
Adjective Masculine
TWOT
109b
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) tame, docile

2) friend, intimate

3) chief

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 172 ‑ ἄκακος (ak'‑ak‑os);  747 ‑ ἀρχηγός (ar‑khay‑gos');  1016 ‑ βοῦς (booce);  1319 ‑ διδασκαλία (did‑as‑kal‑ee'‑ah);  2231 ‑ ἡγεμονία (hayg‑em‑on‑ee'‑ah);  2232 ‑ ἡγεμών (hayg‑em‑ohn');  2233 ‑ ἡγέομαι (hayg‑eh'‑om‑ahee);  3609 ‑ οἰκεῖος (oy‑ki'‑os);  5384 ‑ φίλος (fee'‑los);  5506 ‑ χιλίαρχος (khil‑ee'‑ar‑khos);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (69)
Genesis 43
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 13
Psalms 2
Proverbs 3
Jeremiah 3
Micah 1
Zechariah 3
HCS (0)
HCS (31)
Genesis 16
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 2
Psalms 2
Proverbs 3
Jeremiah 3
Micah 1
Zechariah 3
BSB (69)
Genesis 43
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 13
Psalms 2
Proverbs 3
Jeremiah 3
Micah 1
Zechariah 3
ESV (30)
Genesis 16
1 Chronicles 3
Psalms 2
Proverbs 3
Jeremiah 2
Micah 1
Zechariah 3
WEB (68)
Genesis 43
Exodus 1
1 Chronicles 13
Psalms 2
Proverbs 3
Jeremiah 3
Zechariah 3
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2001) pla (אלפ ALP) AC: Guide CO: Yoke AB: Learn: The yoke of the oxen, the yoke of learning. An older experienced ox is yoked to a younger inexperienced one in order to teach it how to pull a load. A thousand, as a large number of oxen. [from: la- an ox as wearing a yoke for work] (eng: elephant)

V) pla (אלפ ALP) - I. Learn:To learn by example in the sense of being yoked to another. II. Thousand:To make or bring forth a thousand, a thousand-fold. KJV (5): (vf: Hiphil, Paal, Piel) teach, learn, utter, bring forth thousands - Strongs: H502 (אָלַף), H503 (אָלַף)

Nm) pla (אלפ ALP) - I. Ox: II. Thousand:[Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (517): kine, oxen, family - Strongs: H504 (אֶלֶף), H505 (אֶלֶף), H506 (אֶלֶף)

dm) pfla (אלופ ALWP) - Guide: One who is yoked to another to lead and teach. KJV (69): duke, guide, friend, governor, captain, ox - Strongs: H441 (אַלֻּף)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. אַלּוּף adjective tame׳א absolute Micah 7:5 +; construct Proverbs 2:17 +; suffix אַלּוּפֵי Psalm 55:14; plural אַלֻּפִים Jeremiah 13:21; suffix אַלֻּפֵינוּ Psalm 144:14, etc.; —

1 tame, docile, כֶּבֶשׂ אַלּוּף a docile (gentle) lamb Jeremiah 11:19.

2. noun masculine friend, intimate Psalm 55:14 ("" מְיֻדָּע) Micah 7:5 ("" רֵעַ) Proverbs 16:28; Proverbs 17:9; Jeremiah 13:21; of a woman's husband נְעוּרֶיהָ׳א Proverbs 2:17; figurative of ׳י as husband of Judah, id., Jeremiah 3:4.

3 i. q. I. אֶלֶף; אַלּוּפֵינוּ מְסֻבָּלִים Psalm 144:14 (i.e. cows).

II. אַלּוּף noun masculine 1 Chronicles 1:51 chief, chiliarch (denominative from II. אֶלֶף see Di Genesis 36:15) — ׳א absolute Genesis 36:15 +; plural construct אַלּוּפֵי (אַלֻּפֵי) Exodus 15:15 +; suffix אַלּוּפֵיהֶם Genesis 36:19,30 chief (tribal) of Edom Genesis 36:15 (5t.) + 38t. Genesis 36 (P); Exodus 15:15 (E) 1 Chronicles 1:51 (4t.) + 9t.; of Judah Zechariah 12:5,6; so אַלֻּף Zechariah 9:7 (in simile)


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List of Word Forms
אַ֝לּוּפִ֗י אַלֻּפִ֖ים אַלֻּפֵ֥י אַלֻּפֵ֨י אַלּ֖וּף אַלּ֣וּף אַלּ֤וּף אַלּ֥וּף אַלּ֧וּף אַלּֽוּף־ אַלּֽוּף׃ אַלּוּפֵ֗ינוּ אַלּוּפֵ֞י אַלּוּפֵ֣י אַלּוּפֵ֤י אַלּוּפֵ֥י אַלּוּפֵ֧י אַלּוּפֵיהֶ֖ם אלוף אלוף־ אלוף׃ אלופי אלופיהם אלופינו אלפי אלפים בְּאַלּ֑וּף באלוף כְּאַלֻּ֣ף כאלף לְאַלֻּפֵיהֶ֖ם לאלפיהם ’al·lu·p̄ê ’al·lū·p̄ê ’al·lū·p̄ê·hem ’al·lū·p̄ê·nū ’al·lū·p̄î ’al·lu·p̄îm ’al·lūp̄ ’al·lūp̄- ’allūp̄ ’allūp̄- ’allup̄ê ’allūp̄ê ’allūp̄êhem ’allūp̄ênū ’allūp̄î ’allup̄îm alLuf alluFei allufeiHem alluFeinu alluFi alluFim bə’allūp̄ bə·’al·lūp̄ bealLuf kə’allup̄ kə·’al·lup̄ kealLuf lə’allup̄êhem lə·’al·lu·p̄ê·hem leallufeiHem
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