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Entry for Strong's #2505 - חָלַק

Transliteration
châlaq
Phonetics
khaw-lak'  
Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
669
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to divide, share, plunder, allot, apportion, assign

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to divide, apportion

1a2) to assign, distribute

1a3) to assign, impart

1a4) to share

1a5) to divide up, plunder

1b) (Niphal)

1b1) to divide oneself

1b2) to be divided

1b3) to assign, distribute

1c) (Piel)

1c1) to divide, apportion

1c2) to assign, distribute

1c3) to scatter

1d) (Pual) to be divided

1e) (Hiphil) to receive a portion or part

1f) (Hithpael) to divide among themselves

2) to be smooth, slippery, deceitful

2a) (Qal) to be smooth, slippery

2b) (Hiphil)

2b1) to be smooth

2b2) to flatter

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1291 ‑ διαστέλλω (dee‑as‑tel'‑lom‑ahee);  1268 ‑ διανέμω (dee‑an‑em'‑o);  2722 ‑ κατέχω (kat‑ekh'‑o);  2983 ‑ λαμβάνω (lam‑ban'‑o);  3006 ‑ λεῖος (li'‑os);  5485 ‑ χάρις (khar'‑ece);  2624 ‑ κατακληρονομέω (kat‑ak‑lay‑rod‑ot‑eh'‑o);  59 ‑ ἀγοράζω (ag‑or‑ad'‑zo);  1387 ‑ δολιόω (dol‑ee‑o'‑o);  1389 ‑ δολόω (dol‑o'‑o);  3903 ‑ παρασκευάζω (par‑ask‑yoo‑ad'‑zo);  5180 ‑ τύπτω (toop'‑to);  1607 ‑ ἐκπορεύομαι (ek‑por‑yoo'‑om‑ahee);  1968 ‑ ἐπιπίπτω (ep‑ee‑pip'‑to);  1239 ‑ διαδίδωμι (dee‑ad‑id'‑o‑mee);  1325 ‑ δίδωμι (did'‑o‑mee);  1339 ‑ διΐστημι (dee‑is'‑tay‑mee);  1687 ‑ ἐμβατεύω (em‑bat‑yoo'‑o);  2192 ‑ ἔχω (ekh'‑o);  2816 ‑ κληρονομέω (klay‑ron‑om‑eh'‑o);  1266 ‑ διαμερίζω (dee‑am‑er‑id'‑zo);  3860 ‑ παραδίδωμι (par‑ad‑id'‑o‑mee);  1244 ‑ διαιρέω (dee‑ahee‑reh'‑o);  3307 ‑ μερίζω (mer‑id'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (65) NAS (66) HCS (64)
Genesis 3
Exodus 1
Numbers 3
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 7
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 2
1 Kings 2
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 2
Job 4
Psalms 7
Proverbs 7
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 2
Daniel 1
Hosea 1
Joel 1
Amos 1
Micah 1
Zechariah 1
Genesis 3
Exodus 1
Numbers 3
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 7
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 2
1 Kings 2
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 2
Job 4
Psalms 7
Proverbs 7
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 2
Daniel 1
Hosea 1
Joel 1
Amos 1
Micah 1
Zechariah 1
Genesis 3
Exodus 1
Numbers 3
Deuteronomy 1
Joshua 7
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 2
1 Kings 2
1 Chronicles 5
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 2
Job 4
Psalms 7
Proverbs 7
Isaiah 6
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 2
Daniel 1
Hosea 1
Joel 1
Amos 1
Micah 1
Zechariah 1
BYZ TIS TR
n-cms 1
v-Pi3fs 1
v-Pp3ms 2
v-hPms 3
v-hc 1
v-hi3mp 1
v-hp3fs 2
v-ni3fs 2
v-ni3ms 3
v-nw3ms 1
v-pc 2
v-pi1cs 2
v-pi3fs 1
v-pi3mp 1
v-pi3ms 6
v-pp2mp 1
v-pp3cp 1
v-pvms 1
v-pw3mp 1
v-pw3ms 3
v-qc 1
v-qi2mp 1
v-qi3ms 2
v-qp3cp 1
v-qp3ms 6
v-qvmp 1
v-qw3mp 1
n-cms 1
v-Pi3fs 1
v-Pp3ms 2
v-hPms 3
v-hc 1
v-hi3mp 1
v-hp3fs 2
v-hp3ms 1
v-ni3fs 2
v-ni3ms 3
v-nw3ms 1
v-pc 2
v-pi1cs 3
v-pi3fs 1
v-pi3mp 2
v-pi3ms 6
v-pp2mp 1
v-pp3cp 1
v-pvms 1
v-pw3mp 1
v-pw3ms 3
v-qPms 1
v-qc 1
v-qi2mp 1
v-qi3ms 2
v-qp3cp 2
v-qp3ms 6
v-qvmp 1
v-qw3mp 1
n-cms 1
v-Pi3fs 1
v-Pp3ms 2
v-hPms 3
v-hc 1
v-hi3mp 1
v-hp3fs 2
v-hp3ms 1
v-ni3fs 2
v-ni3ms 3
v-nw3ms 1
v-pc 2
v-pi1cs 3
v-pi3fs 1
v-pi3mp 2
v-pi3ms 6
v-pp2mp 1
v-pp3cp 1
v-pvms 1
v-pw3mp 1
v-pw3ms 3
v-qPms 1
v-qc 1
v-qi2mp 1
v-qi3ms 2
v-qp3cp 2
v-qp3ms 6
v-qvmp 1
v-qw3mp 1
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2167) qlh (ההלק HhLQ) AC: Divide CO: Portion AB: ?: The fathers estate is totaled and divided up for the sons. The eldest receiving a double portion. [from: ql- a gathering of what is to be divided]

V) qlh (ההלק HhLQ) - I. Divide:To divide something up and disperse each portion to the appropriate recipients. II. Smooth:To have a smooth surface. Also to flatter in the sense of a smooth talk. [Unknown connection to root] KJV (65): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) divide, flatter, part, distribute, dealt, smooth, give, impart, partner, portion, receive, separate - Strongs: H2505 (חָלַק)

Nf1) eqlh (ההלקה HhLQH) - I. Portion:The part received from what was divided. II. Smooth:A smooth surface or flattery as a smooth talk. [Unknown connection to root] KJV (30): portion, parcel, piece, field, flattering, plat, part, flattery, ground places, smooth - Strongs: H2513 (חֶלְקָה), H2514 (חֲלַקָּה)

af1) eqlhm (מההלקה MHhLQH) - Portion: The part received from what was divided. [Aramaic only] KJV (1): courses - Strongs: H4255 (מַחְלְקָה)

af2) tqlhm (מההלקת MHhLQT) - Portion: The part received from what was divided. KJV (43): course, division portion, company - Strongs: H4256 (מַחֲלֹקֶת)

dm) qflh (ההלוק HhLWQ) - Smooth: A smooth surface. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (1): smooth - Strongs: H2512 (חַלֻּק)

df1) eqflh (ההלוקה HhLWQH) - Portion: The part received from what was divided. KJV (1): division - Strongs: H2515 (חֲלֻקָּה)

lf1) eqlqlh (ההלקלקה HhLQLQH) - Slippery: As on a smooth surface. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (4): slippery - Strongs: H2519 (חֲלַקְלַק)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. חָלַק verb divide, share (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic חֲלַק field, חוּלְּקָא portion, divide, determine, decree; Arabic measure, measure off; Assyrian e‡lu, possession, field, Jäger BAS ii. 296; Ethiopic : 1. 2, is enumerate, enumeration, number) —

Qal Perfect ׳ה Deuteronomy 4:19 5t.; חָֽלְקוּ Joshua 18:2; Imperfect יַחֲלֹק Job 27:17; Proverbs 17:2; 2 masculine singular suffix וַתַּחְלְקֵם Nehemiah 9:22; 3 plural וַיַּחְלְקוּ Joshua 14:5; יַחֲלֹ֑קוּ 1 Samuel 30:24; וַיַּחְלְקוּם 1 Chronicles 24:4,5; תַּחְלְקוּ 2 Samuel 19:30; Imperative חִלְקוּ Joshua 22:8; Infinitive לַחֲלֹק Nehemiah 13:13; Participle חוֺלֵק Proverbs 29:24; —

1 divide, apportion, followed by accusative (of gods) and לְ person Deuteronomy 4:19; Deuteronomy 29:25; accusative not expressed Nehemiah 13:13 (reference to offerings and tithes); with accusative (of land) Joshua 14:5 (P), Joshua 18:2 (JE), 2 Samuel 19:30: object people Nehemiah 9:22; עִם׳ח divide with others Joshua 22:8 (D ?).

2 assign, distribute : Levites over (על) temple 2 Chronicles 23:18, compare 1 Chronicles 24:4,5.

3 assign, impart, followed by בִּינָה & לְ Job 39:17.

4 share (in), followed by accusative silver Job 27:17; inheritance Proverbs 17:2; spoil 1 Samuel 30:24 (object omitted); followed by עם have shares with עם גַּנָּב׳ח Proverbs 29:24.

5 divide up = plunder the temple, followed by accusative 2 Chronicles 28:21 (see Be).

Niph`al Imperfect יֵחָלֵק Numbers 26:55; 1 Kings 16:21; יֵחָ֫לֶק Job 38:24; וַיֵּחָלֵק Genesis 14:15; 3 feminine singular תֵּחָלֵק Numbers 26:53,56; וֶַ˜יּחָלְקֵם (Baer) 1 Chronicles 23:6; 1 Chronicles 24:3 compare Be & below below

Pi`el; —

1 reflexive, divide oneself Genesis 14:15 (i.e. one's men).

2 passive be divided:

a. apportioned, the land Numbers 26:53,55 (by lot) Numbers 26:56 ( id.); all P.

b. of people, divided into two factions 1 Kings 16:21.

c. of light, parted, spread abroad Job 38:24.

3 transitive assign, distribute 1 Chronicles 23:6; 1 Chronicles 24:3, but transitive Niph`al is unlikely, see below

Pi`el Perfect 3 plural חִלְּקוּ Joel 1Chronicles 4:2; וְחִלַּקְתֶּם consecutive Ezekiel 47:21; suffix חִלְּקָם Lamentations 4:16; 3 feminine singular suffix חִלְּקַ֫תָּה Isaiah 34:17; 2 masculine singular suffix וְחִלַּקְתָּם Ezekiel 5:1; — Imperfect יְחַלֵּק Genesis 49:27 4t., etc.; probably read יְחַלְּקֵם 1 Chronicles 23:6; 1 Chronicles 24:3 (see above

Niph`al), etc.; Imperative חַלֵּק Joshua 13:7; Infinitive חַלֵּק Joshua 19:51; Proverbs 16:19; suffix חַלְּקָם Isaiah 9:2; —

1 divide, apportion: food, at festival 2 Samuel 6:19, followed by accusative & לְ = 1 Chronicles 16:3, garments Psalm 22:19, sorrows Job 21:17 (no לְ); give a portion to, followed by לְ (no accusative expressed) Isaiah 53:12; a land Joel 4:2(no indirect object) Joshua 19:51 (P), also Micah 2:4; Psalm 60:8 = Psalm 108:8, Daniel 11:39; followed by accusative & לְ Joshua 13:7; Joshua 18:10; 1 Kings 18:6; Isaiah 34:17; Ezekiel 47:21; divide hair (symbolic) Ezekiel 5:1; divide spoil (שָׁלָל) Isaiah 9:2; Proverbs 16:19; Genesis 49:27 (poem), Exodus 15:9 (song); Judges 5:30; Psalm 68:13; Isaiah 53:12.

2 assign, distribute: Levites to their service, probably 1 Chronicles 23:6; 1 Chronicles 24:3 (see above)

3 scatter, followed by accusative Genesis 49:7 (poem) ("" הפיץ), Lamentations 4:16.

Pu`al Perfect חֻלַּק Isaiah 33:23; וְחֻלַּק consecutive Zechariah 14:1; Imperfect 3 feminine singular תְּחֻלָּ֑ק Amos 7:17; be divided, of land Amos 7:17; spoil Isaiah 33:23; Zechariah 14:1.

Hithpa`el Perfect וְהִתְחַלְּקוּ consecutive Joshua 18:5 divide (land) among themselves.

Hiph`il Infinitive לַחֲלִק Jeremiah 37:12; to receive a portion (denominative from חֵלֶק), but dubious

II. חָלַק verb be smooth, slippery (Late Hebrew adjective חָלָק smooth, empty, Arabic make smooth, lie, forge, fabricate) —

Qal Perfect ׳ח Hosea 10:2; 3 masculine plural חָֽלְקוּ Psalm 55:22; — smooth, slippery, only figurative: Hosea 10:2 of heart of faithless Israel (so Ew Ke Wü Now RVm), We FALSE; >Vrss (not ᵐ5) Hi St who read חֻלַּק, divided is their heart; ᵐ5 ἐμέρισαν; of words, smooth Psalm 55:22i.e. deceptive ("" רַכּוּ דְבָרָיומִשֶּׁמֶן).

Hiph`il Perfect הֶחֱלִיק Psalm 36:3, הֶחֱלִיקָה Proverbs 2:16; Proverbs 7:5; Imperfect יַחֲלִיקוּן Psalm 5:10; Participle מַחֲלִיק Proverbs 28:23 2t.; make smooth:

1 literally of idol-maker Isaiah 41:7 with accusative instrument מַּטִּישׁ hammer.

2 figurative the tongue, i.e. flatter with it Psalm 5:10; Proverbs 28:23, words Proverbs 2:16; Proverbs 7:5 אֲמָרֶיהָ הֶחֱלִיקָה; absolute deal smoothly, followed by אֶלֿ Psalm 36:3, עַל Proverbs 29:5.

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List of Word Forms
אֲחַלְּקֵ֣ם אֲחַלְּקָ֥ה אֲחַלֵּ֣ק אֲחַלֶּק־ אחלק אחלק־ אחלקה אחלקם בְּחַלְּקָ֥ם בחלקם הֶחֱלִ֣יק הֶחֱלִֽיקָה׃ החליק החליקה׃ וְהִֽתְחַלְּק֥וּ וְחִלַּקְתֶּ֞ם וְחִלַּקְתָּֽם׃ וְחֻלַּ֥ק וַֽיְחַלְּק֥וּ וַֽיַּחְלְק֑וּם וַֽיַּחְלְק֖וּ וַֽתַּחְלְקֵ֖ם וַיְחַלֵּ֨ק וַיְחַלֵּק֙ וַיְחַלֶּק־ וַיֵּחָלֵ֨ק וַיֶּֽחָלְקֵ֣ם וַיֶּֽחָלְקֵ֥ם וַיַּחְלְק֥וּם והתחלקו וחלק וחלקתם וחלקתם׃ ויחלק ויחלק־ ויחלקו ויחלקום ויחלקם ותחלקם חִלְּקַ֥תָּה חִלְּקָ֔ם חִלְק֥וּ חִלֵּֽקוּ׃ חַלֵּ֞ק חָ֥לַק חָלְק֖וּ חָלְק֤וּ ׀ חָלַ֖ק חָלַ֜ק חָלַ֣ק חָלַ֤ק חָלַ֥ק חֻלַּ֤ק חוֹלֵ֣ק חולק חלק חלקו חלקו׃ חלקם חלקתה יְחַלְּק֣וּ יְחַלֵּ֣ק יְחַלֵּ֥ק יְחַלֵּֽק׃ יֵחָ֣לֶק יֵחָלֵ֖ק יֵחָלֵ֛ק יַחֲלִֽיקוּן׃ יַחֲלֹ֥ק יַחֲלֹֽק׃ יַחֲלֹֽקוּ׃ יחליקון׃ יחלק יחלק׃ יחלקו יחלקו׃ לַחֲלִ֥ק לַחֲלֹ֥ק לחלק מִֽמַּחֲלִ֥יק מֵֽחַלֵּ֖ק מֵֽחַלֵּ֥ק מַחֲלִ֣יק מַחֲלִ֥יק מחליק מחלק ממחליק תְּחַלֵּ֥ק תְּחֻלָּ֑ק תֵּחָלֵ֖ק תֵּחָלֵ֥ק תַּחְלְק֖וּ תחלק תחלקו ’ă·ḥal·lə·qāh ’ă·ḥal·lə·qêm ’ă·ḥal·lêq ’ă·ḥal·leq- ’ăḥallêq ’ăḥalleq- ’ăḥalləqāh ’ăḥalləqêm achalLek achalleKah achalleKem bə·ḥal·lə·qām bechalleKam bəḥalləqām chaLak chalKu chalLek chilKu chilleKam chilleKattah chilLeku choLek chulLak ḥā·laq ḥā·lə·qū ḥal·lêq ḥālaq ḥāləqū ḥallêq he·ḥĕ·lî·qāh he·ḥĕ·lîq hecheLik hecheLikah heḥĕlîq heḥĕlîqāh ḥil·lə·qām ḥil·lə·qat·tāh ḥil·lê·qū ḥil·qū ḥilləqām ḥilləqattāh ḥillêqū ḥilqū ḥō·w·lêq ḥōwlêq ḥul·laq ḥullaq la·ḥă·liq la·ḥă·lōq lachaLik lachaLok laḥăliq laḥălōq ma·ḥă·lîq machaLik maḥălîq mê·ḥal·lêq mechalLek mêḥallêq mim·ma·ḥă·lîq mimachaLik mimmaḥălîq tachleKu taḥ·lə·qū taḥləqū tê·ḥā·lêq tə·ḥal·lêq tə·ḥul·lāq techaLek techalLek techulLak têḥālêq təḥallêq təḥullāq vaiyachleKu vaiyachleKum vaiyechaLek vaiyechalKem vattachleKem vaychallek vaychalleKu vechillakTam vechillakTem vechulLak vehitchalleKu wat·taḥ·lə·qêm wattaḥləqêm way·ḥal·lə·qū way·ḥal·lêq way·ḥal·leq- way·yaḥ·lə·qū way·yaḥ·lə·qūm way·ye·ḥā·lə·qêm way·yê·ḥā·lêq wayḥallêq wayḥalleq- wayḥalləqū wayyaḥləqū wayyaḥləqūm wayyêḥālêq wayyeḥāləqêm wə·ḥil·laq·tām wə·ḥil·laq·tem wə·hiṯ·ḥal·lə·qū wə·ḥul·laq wəḥillaqtām wəḥillaqtem wəhiṯḥalləqū wəḥullaq ya·ḥă·lî·qūn ya·ḥă·lō·qū ya·ḥă·lōq yachaLikun yachaLok yachaLoku yaḥălîqūn yaḥălōq yaḥălōqū yê·ḥā·leq yê·ḥā·lêq yə·ḥal·lə·qū yə·ḥal·lêq yechaLek yechalLek yechalleKu yêḥāleq yêḥālêq yəḥallêq yəḥalləqū
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