H481 אלם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to tie fast; hence (of the mouth) to be tongue tied

KJV Usage: bind, be dumb, put to silence.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to bind
a. (Niphal)
1. to be dumb
2. to be bound
b. (Piel) binding (part.)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 102
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H481 אלם is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H481 אלם

Genesis 37:7
Psalms 31:18
Psalms 39:2
Psalms 39:9
Isaiah 53:7
Ezekiel 3:26
Ezekiel 24:27
Ezekiel 33:22
Daniel 10:15

Corresponding Greek Words

alam pi. G1195 desmeuo