שילח

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Hebrew[edit]

Root
שׁ־ל־ח

Verb[edit]

שילח \ שִׁלֵּחַ (shiléach) (pi'el construction)

  1. (transitive) to send out, expel
    • Genesis 8:8, with translation of the King James Version:
      וַיְשַׁלַּח אֶת הַיּוֹנָה מֵאִתּוֹ
      vay'shalách ét hayoná me'itó
      Also he sent forth a dove from him
    • 2 Kings 17:25:
      וַיְשַׁלַּח יהוה בָּהֶם אֶת הָאֲרָיוֹת וַיִּהְיוּ הֹרְגִים בָּהֶם
      vay'shalach YHVH bahém 'ét ha'arayót vayihyú hor'gím bahém
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • Proverbs 31:19:
      יָדֶיהָ שִׁלְּחָה בַכִּישׁוֹר
      yadéha shil'chá vakishór
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)
    • Ecclesiastes 11:1, with translation of the King James Version:
      שַׁלַּח לַחְמְךָ עַל פְּנֵי הַמָּיִם
      shalách lachm'chá 'ál p'né hamáyim
      Cast thy bread upon the waters
  2. (transitive) to free, allow to leave.
    • Exodus 9:1, with translation of the King James Version:
      שַׁלַּח אֶת עַמִּי
      shalách ét 'amí
      Let my people go

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