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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #8437 - תּוֹלָל
1) tormentor, plunderer
1a) meaning doubtful
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
תּוֹלָל m. (from the root יָלַל) a vexer, tormentor (properly abstr. vexation, vexing, or the act of him who causes others to lament, forces the expression of grief from others, verbal of Piel of the root יָלַל, of the form تَفْعَالُ, תִּפְאָרָה). Once in pl. Psalms 137:3, תּוֹלָלֵינוּ “our vexers.”-LXX. ἀπαγαγόντες ἡμᾶς. Vulg. abducentes nos. Targ. “those who have robbed us,” taking תּוֹלָל for שׁוֹלָל (the letters שׁ and ת being interchanged), but that has a passive signification.
the Week of Proper 9 / Ordinary 14