H8041 שׂמאל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (rather denominative from H8040); to use the left hand or pass in that direction

KJV Usage: (go, turn) (on the, to the) left.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to take the left, go to the left
a. (Hiphil)
1. to go to the left
2. to turn (aside) to the left (fig)
3. to use the left hand
Origin: a primitive root [denom from H8040]
TWOT: 2267
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8041 שׂמאל is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H8041 שׂמאל

Genesis 13:9
2 Samuel 14:19
1 Chronicles 12:2
Isaiah 30:21
Ezekiel 21:16