the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #6403 - פָּלַט
1) to escape, save, deliver, slip away
1a) (Qal) to escape
1b1) to bring into security, deliver
1b2) to cause to escape, cast forth
1b3) to be delivered
1b4) to slip away
1c) (Hiphil) to bring into security, bring to safety
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Qal Perfect 3 plural consecutive וּפָֽלְטוּ Ezekiel 7:16 and (if) escapers of them escape).
Pi`el causative: Imperfect 3 masculine singular suffix יְפַלְּטֵם; 2 masculine singular תְּפַלֵּט Micah 6:14, etc.; Imperative masculine singular מַּלְּטָה Psalm 17:13, etc.; Participle suffix מְפַלְּטִי Psalm 18:3 +; —
1 bring into security Micah 6:14; especially of ׳י, deliver, with accusative of person, Psalm 22:5; Psalm 22:9; Psalm 31:2; Psalm 37:40; Psalm 71:2 (+ הִצִיל), Psalm 82:4; Psalm 91:14; + מִן from 2 Samuel 22:44 = Psalm 18:44; Psalm 18:49 (מוֺצִיא "" 2 Samuel 22:49), 2 Samuel 17:13; 2 Samuel 37:40; 2 Samuel 43:1; 2 Samuel 71:4; participle with suffix, my deliverer 2 Samuel 22:2 = Psalm 18:3; Psalm 40:18; Psalm 70:6; Psalm 144:2.
2 cause to escape, cast forth, of cow calving Job 21:10 (compare [מָלַט]
Hiph`il, also ᵑ7 vomit out, and so ).
3 apparently intransitive be delivered, with מִן Job 23:7, but dubious; Bu
Qal ('perhaps'); ᵐ5 Du read מִשְׁמָּטִי as object (but elsewhere ׳י subject of Pi`el).
Hiph`il bring into security; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יַפְלִיט Isaiah 5:29 of Assyria, under figure of lion, carrying off prey (opposed to הִצִּיל); 2 masculine singular תַּפְלִיט Micah 6:14 (compare
פָּלַט prop. to be smooth, sleek, i.q. מָלַט, which see. Hence to slip away, to escape, Ezekiel 7:16 (Syr. ܦܠܛܰ, Arab. فلت id.); also to cause to escape (compare pr.n. פְּלַטְיָה).
(1) i.q. Kal, but intens. to slip away altogether, Job 23:7.
(2) to cause to escape
(a) from danger, i.e. to deliver, Psalms 18:3, 40:18 followed by מִן 18:49 17:13 and מִיַּד 71:4.
(b) the young, from the womb, i.e. to bear, Job 21:10. Comp. מִלֵּט No. 2.
Hiphil, to deliver from danger, Micah 6:14 to set in safety, Isaiah 5:29.
Derived nouns, פָּלֵט-פְּלַטְיָהוּ, פָּלִיט -פְּלֵיטָה, מִפְלָט
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