Loading...

KING JAMES BIBLE DICTIONARY

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H4422 - Escape

Strong's No.:H4422

Hebrew:מָלַט

Transliteration:mâlaṭ

Phonetic:maw-lat'

Word Origin:A primitive root

Bible Usage:deliver ({self}) {escape} {lay} leap {out} let {alone} let {go} {preserve} {save} X-(idiom) {speedily} X-(idiom) surely.

Part of Speech:Verb

Strongs
Definition:

properly to be {smooth} that {is} (by implication) to escape (as if by slipperiness); causatively to release or rescue; specifically to bring forth {young} emit sparks


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

1. to slip away, escape, deliver, save, be delivered

a. (Niphal)

1. to slip away

2. to escape

3. to be delivered

b. (Piel)

1. to lay, let slip out (of eggs)

2. to let escape

3. to deliver, save (life)

c. (Hiphil)

1. to give birth to

2. to deliver

d. (Hithpael)

1. to slip forth, slip out, escape

2. to escape


Bible References:
Escape

Translation
Occurrences:
alone ( 1 )
away ( 1 )
Deliver ( 16 )
delivered ( 16 )
Escape ( 22 )
escaped ( 25 )
escapeth ( 3 )
lay ( 1 )
out ( 1 )
preserve ( 1 )
save ( 4 )
saved ( 1 )
thyself ( 1 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.