5948. alil
Strong's Concordance
alil: perhaps furnace, crucible
Original Word: עֲלִיל
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: alil
Phonetic Spelling: (al-eel')
Definition: perhaps furnace, crucible
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from alal
perhaps furnace, crucible
NASB Translation
furnace (1).

עֲלִיל apparently noun [masculine], only ׳כֶּסֶף צָרוּף בַּע לָאָרֶץ Psalm 12:7, usually (after ᵑ7 כּוּרָא) furnace, crucible (Hup from III. עלל; De and others workshop, from I. עלל) but wholly dubious; Late Hebrew openly LevyNHWB iii. 654; Che Du strike out as gloss; compare discussion Che Expos. T. viii. 236, 336 Neib. 287, 379.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From alal in the sense of completing; probably a crucible (as working over the metal) -- furnace.

see HEBREW alal

Forms and Transliterations
בַּעֲלִ֣יל בעליל ba‘ălîl ba·‘ă·lîl baaLil
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Englishman's Concordance
Psalm 12:6
HEB: כֶּ֣סֶף צָ֭רוּף בַּעֲלִ֣יל לָאָ֑רֶץ מְ֝זֻקָּ֗ק
NAS: tried in a furnace on the earth,
KJV: tried in a furnace of earth,
INT: silver tried A furnace the earth refined

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 5948
1 Occurrence

ba·‘ă·lîl — 1 Occ.

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