H5557 סלף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to wrench, that is, (figuratively) to subvert

KJV Usage: overthrow, pervert.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to twist, pervert, distort, overturn, ruin
a. (Piel)
1. to pervert (of bribery)
2. to subvert, turn upside down, ruin
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1510
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5557 סלף is used in the Bible

7 occurrences of H5557 סלף

Exodus 23:8
Deuteronomy 16:19
Job 12:19
Proverbs 13:6
Proverbs 19:3
Proverbs 21:12
Proverbs 22:12

Corresponding Greek Words

salaph pi. G1808 ex airo
salaph pi. G2690 kata strepho
salaph pi. G3075 lumainomai
salaph pi. G5337 phaulos