H5956 עלם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to veil from sight, that is, conceal (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: X any ways, blind, dissembler, hide (self), secret (thing).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to conceal, hide, be hidden, be concealed, be secret
a. (Qal) secret (participle)
b. (Niphal)
1. to be concealed
2. concealed, dissembler (participle)
c. (Hiphil) to conceal, hide
d. (Hithpael) to hide oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1629
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5956 עלם is used in the Bible

27 occurrences of H5956 עלם

Leviticus 4:13
Leviticus 5:2
Leviticus 5:3
Leviticus 5:4
Leviticus 20:4
Numbers 5:13
Deuteronomy 22:1
Deuteronomy 22:3
Deuteronomy 22:4
1 Samuel 12:3
1 Kings 10:3
2 Kings 4:27
2 Chronicles 9:2
Job 6:16
Job 28:21
Job 42:3
Psalms 10:1
Psalms 26:4
Psalms 55:1
Psalms 90:8
Proverbs 28:27
Ecclesiastes 12:14
Isaiah 1:15
Isaiah 58:7
Lamentations 3:56
Ezekiel 22:26
Nahum 3:11

Corresponding Greek Words

alam hithp. G1968 epi pipto
alam hi. see G5237 st. huper eidon
alam hi. G613 apo krupto
alam hi. G654 apo strepho
alam hi. G2928 krupto
alam hi. G3871 para kalupto
alam ni. G216 a lalos
alam ni. G880 aphonos
alam ni. G2660 kata nusso
alam ni. G2990 lanthano
alam ni. G3891 para nomeo
alam ni. G3928 par erchomai
alam ni. G4623 siopao
alam ni. G4912 sun echo