H4605 מעל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


מעל
ma‛al
mah'-al
From H5927; properly the upper part, used only adverbially with prefix upward, above, overhead, from the top, etc.

KJV Usage: above, exceeding (-ly), forward, on (X very) high, over, up (-on, -ward), very.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

מעל
subst
1. higher part, upper part adv
a. above prep
b. on the top of, above, on higher ground than with locative
c. upwards, higher, above
Origin: from H5927
TWOT: 1624k
Parts of Speech:

View how H4605 מעל is used in the Bible

First 30 of 134 occurrences of H4605 מעל

Genesis 6:16 it above;
Genesis 7:20 upward
Genesis 22:9 upon
Exodus 20:4 above,
Exodus 25:20 on high,
Exodus 25:21 above
Exodus 26:14 above
Exodus 28:27 above
Exodus 30:14 and above,
Exodus 36:19 above
Exodus 37:9 on high,
Exodus 38:26 and upward,
Exodus 39:20 above
Exodus 39:31 it on high
Exodus 40:19 above
Exodus 40:20 above
Leviticus 11:21 above
Leviticus 27:7 and above;
Numbers 1:3 and upward,
Numbers 1:18 and upward,
Numbers 1:20 and upward,
Numbers 1:22 and upward,
Numbers 1:24 and upward,
Numbers 1:26 and upward,
Numbers 1:28 and upward,
Numbers 1:30 and upward,
Numbers 1:32 and upward,
Numbers 1:34 and upward,
Numbers 1:36 and upward,
Numbers 1:38 and upward,

Distinct usage

31 and upward,
15 above
11 and upward
5 above,
3 on high,
3 and upward.
3 And above
3 above.
3 from above,
2 upon
2 and above,
2 over
2 and upward:
2 was set above
2 above:
2 upward.
2 exceedingly
2 even upward,
2 was over them above.
2 who was above
1 it above;
1 upward
1 it on high
1 and above;
1 skins that is above
1 and upward;
1 and thou shalt be above only,
1 above thee very
1 high;
1 from above;
1 from above
1 and overturned
1 onward.
1 onward,
1 had pomegranates also above,
1 must be very
1 were very
1 and above:
1 over and above
1 him exceedingly.
1 of it above.
1 was very
1 on high.
1 himself exceedingly.
1 that were on high above them,
1 it from above,
1 beneath, and above
1 is there from above?
1 that is above.
1 according as he had lifted up
1 is above
1 upward,
1 upward:
1 which was above
1 upward;
1 them above:
1 still upward
1 went still upward
1 was still upward,

Corresponding Greek Words

malah G1900 ep ekeina
malah G5311 hupsos
mimmaal G2945 kuklos *