H505 אלף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


אלף
'eleph
eh'-lef
Properly the same as H504; hence (an ox’s head being the first letter of the alphabet, and this eventually used as a numeral) a thousand

KJV Usage: thousand.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

אלף

1. a thousand
a. as numeral
2. a thousand, company
a. as a company of men under one leader, troops
Origin: prop, the same as H504
TWOT: 109a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H505 אלף is used in the Bible

First 30 of 390 occurrences of H505 אלף

Genesis 20:16
Genesis 24:60
Exodus 12:37
Exodus 18:21
Exodus 18:25
Exodus 20:6
Exodus 32:28
Exodus 34:7
Exodus 38:25
Exodus 38:26
Exodus 38:28
Exodus 38:29
Numbers 1:16
Numbers 1:21
Numbers 1:23
Numbers 1:25
Numbers 1:27
Numbers 1:29
Numbers 1:31
Numbers 1:33
Numbers 1:35
Numbers 1:37
Numbers 1:39
Numbers 1:41
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Numbers 2:4
Numbers 2:6
Numbers 2:8
Numbers 2:9

Corresponding Greek Words

eleph G5505 chilias