H5541 סלה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to hang up, that is, weigh, or (figuratively) contemn

KJV Usage: tread down (under foot), value.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to make light of, toss aside
a. (Qal) to make light of
b. (Piel) to flout, reject
2. to weigh, balance
a. (Pual) to be weighed
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1502,1503
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5541 סלה is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H5541 סלה

Job 28:16
Job 28:19
Psalms 119:118
Lamentations 1:15

Corresponding Greek Words

salah pi. G1808 ex airo