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Strongs Number: H5953


Hebrew Word
עָלַל
Transliteration
ʻâlal
Phonetic
aw-lal'
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

to effect thoroughly; specifically to glean (also figuratively); by implication (in a bad sense) to {overdo} that {is} {maltreat} be saucy {to} {pain} impose (also literally)

BDB Definition

1. to act severely, deal with severely, make a fool of someone

a. (Poel) to act severely

b. (Poal) to be severely dealt with

c. (Hithpael) to busy oneself, divert oneself, deal wantonly, deal ruthlessly, abuse (by thrusting through)

d. (Hithpoel) to practise practices, thrust forth (in wickedness)

2. (Poel) to glean

3. (Poel) to act or play the child

4. (Poel) to insert, thrust, thrust in, thrust upon

Origin
A primitive root
Bible Usage
{abuse} {affect} X-(idiom) {child} {defile} {do} {glean} {mock} {practise} {throughly} work (wonderfully).