6751. tsalal
Strong's Concordance
tsalal: to be or grow dark
Original Word: צָלַל
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: tsalal
Phonetic Spelling: (tsaw-lal')
Short Definition: dark
III. [צָלַל] verb be or grow dark (compare Arabic be black, shade; Ethiopic be dark; Assyrian ƒillu, shade, ƒalâlu, Pi`elroof over, so Sabean טֿלל [II.], טלת ceiling, roof, HomChrest. 125, compare Palmyrene תטלילא; Old Aramaic טלל overshadow, Aramaic טְלָלָא, shadow); —

Qal Perfect3plural צָֽלְלוּ שַׁעֲרֵי ׳יְר Nehemiah 13:19 the gates of Jerusalem grew dark, i.e. evening came on.

Hiph`il Participle חֹרֶשׁ מֵצַל Ezekiel 31:3 a shadowing wood (but strike out ᵐ5. Co Toy Krae).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
begin to be dark, shadowing

A primitive root (identical with tsalal through the idea of hovering over (compare tselem)); to shade, as twilight or an opaque object -- begin to be dark, shadowing.

see HEBREW tsalal

see HEBREW tselem

Forms and Transliterations
מֵצַ֖ל מצל צָֽלֲלוּ֩ צללו mê·ṣal mêṣal meTzal ṣā·lă·lū ṣālălū tzalaLu
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Strong's Hebrew 6751
2 Occurrences

mê·ṣal — 1 Occ.
ṣā·lă·lū — 1 Occ.

Nehemiah 13:19
HEB: וַיְהִ֡י כַּאֲשֶׁ֣ר צָֽלֲלוּ֩ שַׁעֲרֵ֨י יְרוּשָׁלִַ֜ם
NAS: about that just as it grew dark at the gates
KJV: of Jerusalem began to be dark before
INT: came it grew the gates of Jerusalem

Ezekiel 31:3
HEB: עָנָ֛ף וְחֹ֥רֶשׁ מֵצַ֖ל וּגְבַ֣הּ קוֹמָ֑ה
NAS: and forest shade, And very high,
KJV: branches, and with a shadowing shroud,
INT: branches and forest shade an high and very

2 Occurrences

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