H3960 לשׁן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to lick; but used only as a denominative from H3956; to wag the tongue, that is, to calumniate

KJV Usage: accuse, slander.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to use the tongue, slander
a. (Poel) to slander
b. (Piel) to slander
c. (Hiphil) to accuse
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1131
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3960 לשׁן is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of H3960 לשׁן

Psalms 101:5
Proverbs 30:10

Corresponding Greek Words

lashan hi. G3860 para didomi
lashan po. G2635 kata laleo