H194 אלי אוּלי - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

אלי אוּלי
'ûlay 'ûlay
oo-lah'ee, oo-lah'ee
From H176; if not; hence perhaps

KJV Usage: if so be, may be, peradventure, unless.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


אלי אוּלי

1. perhaps, peradventure
2. if peradventure
3. unless
4. suppose
Origin: from H176
TWOT: 46
Parts of Speech: Adverb

1) perhaps, peradventure
2) if peradventure
3) unless
4) suppose

View how H194 אלי אוּלי is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H194 אלי אוּלי

Genesis 16:2 it may
Exodus 32:30 perhaps
Numbers 22:33 unless
Joshua 9:7 Perhaps
Joshua 14:12 if
1 Kings 18:5 perhaps
1 Kings 18:27 or perhaps
2 Kings 19:4 It may be
Job 1:5 It may be
Hosea 8:7 if
Zephaniah 2:3 it may be

Distinct usage

3 perhaps
3 It may be
2 if
1 it may
1 unless
1 or perhaps

Corresponding Greek Words

ulai G2481 isos

Related words


H199 אוּלם 'ûlâm
Apparently a variation of H194; however or on the contrary

KJV Usage: as for, but, howbeit, in very deed, surely, truly, wherefore.

H176 או או 'ô 'av

או או
'ô 'av
o, av
The first form is presumed to be the “constructive” or genitival form of the second form which is short for H185; desire (and so probably in Proverbs 31:4); hence (by way of alternative) or, also if

KJV Usage: also, and, either, if, at the least, X nor, or, otherwise, then, whether.

H177 אוּאל 'û'êl
From H176 and H410; wish of God; Uel, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Uel.