H5922 על - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

(Chaldee); corresponding to H5921

KJV Usage: about, against, concerning, for, [there-] fore, from, in, X more, of, (there-, up-) on, (in-) to, + why with.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. upon, over, on account of, above, to, against
a. upon, over, on account of, regarding, concerning, on behalf of
b. over (with verbs of ruling)
c. above, beyond (in comparison)
d. to, against (of direction)
Origin: corresponding to H5921
TWOT: 2908
Parts of Speech: Preposition

1) upon, over, on account of, above, to, against
1a) upon, over, on account of, regarding, concerning, on behalf of
1b) over (with verbs of ruling)
1c) above, beyond (in comparison)
1d) to, against (of direction)

View how H5922 על is used in the Bible

First 30 of 99 occurrences of H5922 על

Ezra 4:8 against
Ezra 4:11 to him,
Ezra 4:12 to us
Ezra 4:14 therefore
Ezra 4:15 for
Ezra 4:17 to
Ezra 4:18 to us
Ezra 4:19 against
Ezra 4:20 over
Ezra 4:22 not to do
Ezra 4:23 to
Ezra 5:1 to
Ezra 5:1 even to
Ezra 5:3 to them,
Ezra 5:5 upon
Ezra 5:5 concerning
Ezra 5:6 to
Ezra 5:7 to
Ezra 5:15 in
Ezra 5:17 to
Ezra 5:17 to us concerning
Ezra 6:7 in
Ezra 6:11 on it;
Ezra 6:11 for
Ezra 6:17 for
Ezra 6:18 for
Ezra 7:14 concerning
Ezra 7:17 upon
Ezra 7:18 to thee, and to
Ezra 7:23 against

Distinct usage

17 upon
12 over
9 to
6 against
5 concerning
4 in
4 for
3 about
3 to me;
2 to him,
2 to us
2 in him,
1 therefore
1 not to do
1 even to
1 to them,
1 to us concerning
1 on it;
1 to thee, and to
1 Why
1 that
1 thee:
1 thee in
1 more
1 came in
1 to thee,
1 to me,
1 is in thee,
1 of thee,
1 above
1 him over
1 in him.
1 thee,
1 from him.
1 for him,
1 which had upon
1 of
1 And of
1 in me:
1 thyself against
1 into thee upon
1 on

Related words


H5924 עלּא ‛êllâ'
(Chaldee); from H5922; above

KJV Usage: over.

H5921 על ‛al

Properly the same as H5920 used as a preposition (in the singular or plural, often with prefix, or as conjugation with a particle following); above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications

KJV Usage: above, according to (-ly), after, (as) against, among, and, X as, at, because of, beside (the rest of), between, beyond the time, X both and, by (reason of), X had the charge of, concerning for, in (that), (forth, out) of, (from) (off), (up-) on, over, than, through (-out), to, touching, X with.