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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #7049 - קָלַע
Nm) olq (קלאה QLAh) - I. Sling:The sling used to throw stones. Also something that hangs like a sling. II. Slinger:One who slings stones. KJV (23): hanging, sling, leaves - Strongs: H7050 (קֶלַע), H7051 (קַלָּע)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) to sling, to throw stones with a sling. Part. קוֹלֵעַ a slinger, Judges 20:16. Trop. to cast (a people) out of a country, Jeremiah 10:18.
(2) to grave, to sculpture, to engrave, 1 Kings 6:29, 32 1 Kings 6:32, 35 1 Kings 6:35 prop. to make slings, i.e. indentations like slings. [This signification is altogether separated in Thes.]
Piel, i.q. Kal. No. 1, 1 Samuel 17:49, 25:29.
Derivatives, מִקְלַעַת and
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