corner graphic

Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6388 - פֶּלֶג

Transliteration
peleg
Phonetics
peh'-leg  
Word Origin
from (06385)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
1769a
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) channel, canal

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1279 ‑ διαπορεύομαι (dee‑ap‑or‑yoo'‑om‑ahee);  859 ‑ ἄφεσις (af'‑es‑is);  1327 ‑ διέξοδος (dee‑ex'‑od‑os);  3730 ‑ ὁρμή (hor‑may');  3731 ‑ ὅρμημα (hor'‑may‑mah);  4215 ‑ ποταμός (pot‑am‑os');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (10) NAS (10) HCS (10)
Job 1
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Lamentations 1
Job 1
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Lamentations 1
Job 1
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 2
Lamentations 1
BYZ TIS TR
n-cmp 1
n-cmpc 3
n-cms 1
n-cmp 1
n-cmpc 7
n-cms 1
n-cmp 1
n-cmpc 7
n-cms 1
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2606) clp (פלג PLG) AC: Split CO: River AB: Division: The land is divided by rivers that mark out boundaries or sections.

V) clp (פלג PLG) - Split: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (5): (vf: Niphal, Pel) divide - Strongs: H6385 (פָּלַג), H6386 (פְּלַג)

Nm) clp (פלג PLG) - I. River:As dividing the land into two parts. II. Half:As split into two. [Aramaic only] KJV (11): river, stream, dividing - Strongs: H6387 (פְּלַג), H6388 (פֶּלֶג)

Nf1) eclp (פלגה PLGH) - I. Clan:A division within the family. II. River:[Aramaic only] KJV (3): division, river - Strongs: H6390 (פְּלַגָּה)

df1) ecflp (פלוגה PLWGH) - Clan: A division within the family. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (2): division - Strongs: H6391 (פְּלֻגָּה), H6392 (פְּלֻגָּה)

hf1) eclpm (מפלגה MPLGH) - Clan: A division within the family. KJV (1): division - Strongs: H4653 (מִפְלַגָּה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. מֶּ֫לֶג noun masculine Psalm 65:10 (cleft) channel, (artificial) canal; — usually plural מְּלָנִים Isaiah 30:25 ( + יִבְלֵימָֿ֑יִם); construct מַּלְגֵימַֿיִם Psalm 1:3, simile Isaiah 32:2; Proverbs 21:1, metaphor Proverbs 5:16, of tears Lamentations 3:48; Psalm 119:136; מְּלָגָיו Psalm 46:5 (i.e. irrigating canals from river, metaphor); מַּלְגֵישָֿׁ֑מֶן Job 29:6 (figurative of prosperity); singular מֶּלֶג אֱלֹהִים Psalm 65:10, poetic of channel for rain (compare Job 38:25).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
List of Word Forms
כְּפַלְגֵי־ כפלגי־ פְּלָגִ֖ים פְּלָגָ֗יו פֶּ֣לֶג פַּלְגֵ֫י פַּלְגֵי־ פלג פלגי פלגי־ פלגיו פלגים kə·p̄al·ḡê- kefalgei kəp̄alḡê- pal·ḡê pal·ḡê- palḡê palḡê- palgei pə·lā·ḡāw pə·lā·ḡîm pe·leḡ pelaGav pəlāḡāw pelaGim pəlāḡîm Peleg peleḡ
Search for…
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
Prev Entry
פְּלַג
Next Entry
פֶּלֶג
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology