H422 אלה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to adjure, that is, (usually in a bad sense) imprecate

KJV Usage: adjure, curse, swear.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to swear, curse
a. (Qal)
1. to swear, take an oath (before God)
2. to curse
b. (Hiphil)
1. to put under oath, adjure
2. to put under a curse
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 94
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H422 אלה is used in the Bible

6 occurrences of H422 אלה

Judges 17:2
1 Samuel 14:24
1 Kings 8:31
2 Chronicles 6:22
Hosea 4:2
Hosea 10:4