H5953 עלל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to effect thoroughly; specifically to glean (also figuratively); by implication (in a bad sense) to overdo, that is, maltreat, be saucy to, pain, impose (also literally)

KJV Usage: abuse, affect, X child, defile, do, glean, mock, practise, throughly, work (wonderfully).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to act severely, deal with severely, make a fool of someone
a. (Poel) to act severely
b. (Poal) to be severely dealt with
c. (Hithpael) to busy oneself, divert oneself, deal wantonly, deal ruthlessly, abuse (by thrusting through)
d. (Hithpoel) to practise practices, thrust forth (in wickedness)
2. (Poel) to glean
3. (Poel) to act or play the child
4. (Poel) to insert, thrust, thrust in, thrust upon
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1627,1627b,1628
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5953 עלל is used in the Bible

18 occurrences of H5953 עלל

Exodus 10:2
Leviticus 19:10
Numbers 22:29
Deuteronomy 24:21
Judges 19:25
Judges 20:45
1 Samuel 6:6
1 Samuel 31:4
1 Chronicles 10:4
Job 16:15
Psalms 141:4
Isaiah 3:12
Jeremiah 6:9
Jeremiah 38:19
Lamentations 1:12
Lamentations 1:22
Lamentations 2:20
Lamentations 3:51

Corresponding Greek Words

alal G1531 eis poreuomai
alal G2064 erchomai
alal hithpa. G1702 em paizo
alal po. G1096 ginomai