shalaph: to draw out or offOriginal Word: שָׁלַףPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. rootDefinition
to draw out or offNASB Translation
draw (9), drawn (4), drawn forth (1), drew (7), grows (1), removed (2), swordsmen* (1).
Brown-Driver-Briggs שָׁלַף verb draw out, off
(Late Hebrew id., loosen, draw
(nail, sword; Jastr); Assyrian šalâpu
, pluck out
sword; Aramaic לְֵַף draw
sword, draw off
sword, in Lexicons remove
is pass, pass away, strip, plunder, etc.); —
Qal Perfect3masculine singular ׳שׁ Judges 3:22 +; Imperfect3masculine singular וַיִּשְׁלֹף Ruth 4:8, etc.; Imperative masculine singular שְׁלֹף Judges 9:54 +; Participle active שֹׁלֵף Judges 8:10 +, etc.; passive feminine שׁלוּפָה Numbers 22:23 +; —
1 draw out sword from (מִן) wound Judges 3:22, compare Job 20:25; usually sword from sheath Judges 8:20; Judges 9:54; 1 Samuel 31:4 = 1 Chronicles 10:4, + מִתַּעְרָהּ 1 Samuel 17:51; וְחַרְבּוֺ שָׁלוּפָה בְּיָדוֺ Numbers 22:23,31; Joshua 5:13 (all J), 1 Chronicles 21:16; elsewhere ׳אִישׁ שֹׁלֵף ח collective Judges 8:10; Judges 20:2,15,17,46; 2 Samuel 24:9; 2 Kings 3:26; 1 Chronicles 21:5 (twice in verse), compare Judges 20:35 and (׳שְׁלֹפֵי ח) Judges 20:25.
2 draw off sandal Ruth 4:7,8 (compare I. חלץ
1; also RSK 269 DrDeuteronomy 25:9 BewerSK lxxvi (1903), 332).
3 shoot up (?), i.e. draw out blade, of grass on roof Psalm 129:6 (compare Ew Bae and others); Che Dr is unsheathed (verb with subject indefinite = passive), with same meaning; Hup-Now proposes שָׁלֵם (with "" in Syriac); see OrtenbergTextkrit1 K d. Ps. (1861), 30 שֶׁחָלָף, WeHpt Du חֲלֹף (as Psalm 90:5; Psalm 90:6, see ׳ח 2).
draw off, grow up, pluck off
A primitive root; to pull out, up or off -- draw (off), grow up, pluck off.