H8040 שׂמאל שׂמאול - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


שׂמאל שׂמאול
e mô'l śe m'ôl
sem-ole', sem-ole'
A primitive word (rather perhaps from the same as H8071 (by insertion of the 'aleph) through the idea of wrapping up); properly dark (as enveloped), that is, the north; hence (by orientation) the left hand

KJV Usage: left (hand, side).


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

שׂמאל שׂמאול

1. the left, the left hand, the left side
a. left
b. left hand
c. north (as one faces east)
Origin: a primitive word [rather perhaps from the same as H8071 (by insertion of the aleph) through the idea of wrapping up]
TWOT: 2267a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H8040 שׂמאל שׂמאול is used in the Bible

First 30 of 53 occurrences of H8040 שׂמאל שׂמאול

Genesis 13:9 I pray thee, from me: if thou wilt take the left hand,
Genesis 14:15 which is on the left hand
Genesis 24:49 to the left.
Genesis 48:13 left hand,
Genesis 48:13 in his left hand
Genesis 48:14 and his left hand
Exodus 14:22 and on their left.
Exodus 14:29 and on their left.
Numbers 20:17 nor to the left,
Numbers 22:26 or to the left.
Deuteronomy 2:27 nor to the left.
Deuteronomy 5:32 or to the left.
Deuteronomy 17:11 nor to the left.
Deuteronomy 17:20 or to the left:
Deuteronomy 28:14 or to the left,
Joshua 1:7 or to the left,
Joshua 19:27 on the left hand,
Joshua 23:6 or to the left;
Judges 3:21 his left
Judges 7:20 in their left
Judges 16:29 with his left.
1 Samuel 6:12 or to the left;
2 Samuel 2:19 nor to the left
2 Samuel 2:21 or to thy left,
2 Samuel 16:6 and on his left.
1 Kings 7:39 on the left
1 Kings 7:49 on the left,
1 Kings 22:19 and on his left.
2 Kings 22:2 or to the left.
2 Kings 23:8 left hand

Distinct usage

3 or to the left.
3 on the left hand,
2 and his left hand
2 and on their left.
2 nor to the left.
2 or to the left,
2 or to the left;
2 and on his left.
2 on the left,
2 on the left.
2 His left hand
1 I pray thee, from me: if thou wilt take the left hand,
1 which is on the left hand
1 to the left.
1 left hand,
1 in his left hand
1 nor to the left,
1 nor to the left.
1 or to the left:
1 his left
1 in their left
1 with his left.
1 nor to the left
1 or to thy left,
1 on the left
1 left hand
1 stood on the left hand:
1 on the left;
1 and on his left.
1 and on his left hand,

Corresponding Greek Words

semol G710 aristeros