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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3809 - לָה

Transliteration
lâ', lâh
Phonetics
law, law  
Word Origin
corresponding to (03800)
Parts of Speech
Adverb
TWOT
2808
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) no, not, nothing

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (82) NAS (20) HCS (75)
Ezra 12
Jeremiah 1
Daniel 46
Ezra 4
Daniel 20
Ezra 12
Jeremiah 1
Daniel 62
BYZ TIS TR
P-d 1
P-n 71
P-d 1
P-n 66
P-d 1
P-n 66
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1254) al (לא LA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Without: To be without anything such as nothing. Related to el. Apparently an opposite of la.

A) al (לא LA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Nothing

Nm ) al (לא LA) - Nothing: To be without, to not be. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: la hl] KJV (97): never, nay, no, none, nor, not, nothing, rather, whither, without, neither, none - Strongs: H408 (אַל), H409 (אַל), H3809 (לָה)

rm ) fal (לאו LAW) - But: As an alternative, to have what you are without. [df: wla] KJV (2): but, though - Strongs: H432 (אִלּוּ)

B) aal (לאא LAA) AC: ? CO: Idol AB: Worthless

bm ) aial (לאיא LAYA) - I. Idol:A god without power. II. Worthless:[df: lyla]KJV (20): idol, image, no value, nought - Strongs: H457 (אֱלִיל)

dm ) afal (לאוא LAWA) - Worthless: [df: lwla] KJV (1): nought - Strongs: H434 (אֱלוּל)

fm ) iaal (לאאי LAAY) - Worthless: [df: ylla] KJV (2): woe - Strongs: H480 (אַלְלַי)

om ) aafl (לואא LWAA) - Not: [df: alwl ylwl] KJV (14): except, unless, if, not - Strongs: H3884 (לוּלֵי)

J) afl (לוא LWA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Foolish

Nm ) afl (לוא LWA) - I. If:To have what you are without. [df: hl wl]II. Not: [df: hl]KJV (98): if, would, that, oh, peradventure, pray, though - Strongs: H3808 (לוֹא), H3863 (לֻא)

Nf2 ) tafl (לואת LWAT) - Foolishness: To be without wisdom. [df: tlwa] KJV (25): folly, foolishness, foolish, foolishly - Strongs: H200 (אִוֶּלֶת)

bm ) aifl (לויא LWYA) - Foolish: One without wisdom. [df: lywa] KJV (26): fool, foolish - Strongs: H191 (אֱוִיל)

fm ) iafl (לואי LWAY) - I. If:To have what you are without. [df: ylwa yla]II. Foolish:To be without wisdom. [df: ylwa]KJV (12): if, may, peradventure, unless - Strongs: H194 (אֻלַי), H196 (אֱוִלִי)

pm ) mafl (לואמ LWAM) - But: On the contrary, A desirous outcome. [df: Mlwa] KJV (19): but, truly, surely, very, howbeit, wherefore, truly - Strongs: H199 (אוּלָם)

L) ali (ילא YLA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Foolish

V) ali (ילא YLA) - Foolish: To be without wisdom. [df: lay] KJV (4): (vf: Niphal) foolishly, fool, foolish, dote - Strongs: H2973 (יָאַל)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. לָהֵן conjunction except, but (from לָא and הֵן 'not if' (compare Hebrew אם לא Genesis 24:38); so Nabataean and Egyptian Aramaic להן Cooke217,219, 241 S-C Pap. C 6,7 +; lâinnî, however Soc Arab. Dial. see Marokko 44, Anm. 103; ᵑ7אִילָּהֵין Genesis 32:28; Genesis 43:3 and elsewhere); —

1 after a negative (= Biblical Hebrew כִּי אִם, q. v.):

a. except Daniel 2:11; Daniel 3:28; Daniel 6:6; Daniel 6:8.

b. but (German sondern) Daniel 2:30.

2 without a negative: however, but Ezra 5:12.

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List of Word Forms
הֲלָ֥א הֲלָ֧א הֲלָא֩ הלא וְלָ֣א וְלָ֤א וְלָ֥א וְלָֽא־ וְלָא־ ולא ולא־ כְּלָ֣ה כלה לָ֔א לָ֣א לָ֤א לָ֥א לָ֦א לָ֧א לָ֨א לָֽא־ לָא֩ לָא־ לא לא־ hă·lā haLa hălā kə·lāh keLah kəlāh la lā lā- vela wə·lā wə·lā- wəlā wəlā-
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