oklah: food, eatingOriginal Word: אָכְלָהPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
fem. of okelDefinition
food, eatingNASB Translation
eat (1), food (13), fuel (3).
Brown-Driver-Briggs אָכְלָה17 noun feminine food, eating
(with some verbal force, compare DrJPh xi. 217
) only P, & Ezekiel; always לְאָכְלָה
1 especially in phrase like ׳לָכֶם יִהְיֶה לְאָ Genesis 1:29; Genesis 6:21; Genesis 9:3; Leviticus 11:39; so Leviticus 25:6 וְהָיְתָה שַׁבַּת הָאָרֶץ לָכֶם לְאָבְלָה compare ׳נָתַן לְא Genesis 1:30; Exodus 16:15.
2 devouring, by wild beasts, only figurative of ravaged people Ezekiel 29:5; Ezekiel 34:5,8,10; Ezekiel 39:4, compare Ezekiel 35:12.
3 consumimg, in fire Ezekiel 15:4,6, of fire-sacrifice of children Ezekiel 23:37; figurative of judgment of ׳י Ezekiel 21:37; (compare also infinitive of אָכַל).
consume, devour, eat, food, meat
Feminine of 'Ukal; food -- consume, devour, eat, food, meat.
see HEBREW 'Ukal