the Week of Proper 19 / Ordinary 24
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #6382 - פֶּלֶא
1) wonder, marvel
1a) wonder (extraordinary, hard to understand thing)
1b) wonder (of God’s acts of judgment and redemption)
1380) lp (פל PL) AC: Plead CO: ? AB: Judgment: The pictograph p is a picture of mouth, the l is a picture of a shepherd staff representing authority. Combined these mean "speak to authority". A coming to one in authority to intercede on ones own behalf or for another.
V) alp (פלא PLA) - Perform: To do a great action out of a judgment. KJV (71): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel, Participle) work, wonder, marvelous, wonderful, thing, hard, wondrous, perform - Strongs: H6381 (פָּלָא)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
1 wonder: extraordinary, hard to be understood, God's dealings with His people Isaiah 29:14; the testimonies of the Law Psalm 119:129; מֶּלֶא יוֺעֵץ Isaiah 9:5 marvel of a counsellor (Baer מֵּלֶא), wonderful counsellor (of Messianic king); plural as adverb accusative ׳וַתֵּרֶד פ Lamentations 1:9 she (Jerusalem) hath come down marvelously.
2 wonder: of God's acts of judgment and redemption Psalm 77:12; Psalm 88:13; Psalm 89:6; ׳עשׂה פ Exodus 15:11; Isaiah 25:1; Psalm 77:15; Psalm 78:12; Psalm 88:11; of extraordinary trials ׳קֵץ הפ Daniel 12:6.
פֶּלֶא suff. פִּלְאִי m.
(1) something wonderful, admirable, a miracle of God, Exodus 15:11; Psalms 77:12, 15 Psalms 77:15, 78:12 88:11. Plural פְּלָאִים adverb wonderfully, Lamentations 1:9 פְּלָאוֹת wonderful things, Daniel 12:6.
(2) concr. admirable, distinguished (used of Messiah the king), Isaiah 9:5.
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