H5230 נכל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to defraud, that is, act treacherously

KJV Usage: beguile, conspire, deceiver, deal subtilly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be deceitful, be crafty, be knavish
a. (Qal)
1. to be knavish
2. deceiver (participle)
b. (Piel) to beguile
c. (Hithpael) to act craftily, act knavishly, deal knavishly
Origin: a primary root
TWOT: 1366
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5230 נכל is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H5230 נכל

Genesis 37:18
Numbers 25:18
Psalms 105:25
Malachi 1:14

Corresponding Greek Words

nakhal pi.,hithpa. G1387 dolioo