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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #509 - אָלַץ
1271) yl (לתס LTs) AC: Scorn CO: ? AB: Interpret: The pictograph l represents authority and the tongue as the authority, the y is a picture of a man on his side representing trouble. Combined these mean "tongue of trouble". The sound of one speaking a foreign language or the mocking of anothers speech.
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
אָלַץ a root not used in Kal, i.q. אוּץ, which see, and לָחַץ.
Piel אִלֵּץ to urge, to press upon any one, Judges 16:16. It is of more frequent use in Syriac and Zabian.
the Week of Proper 15 / Ordinary 20