H2490 – chalal – חלל begin (X men began), defile, X break, defile, X eat (as common things), X first, X gather the grape

Strong’s ID:
H2490
Hebrew Word:
חלל
Transliteration:
chalal
Pronunciation:
khaw-lal’
Usage Count:
141
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Strong’s Hebrew Lexicon

a primitive root [compare H2470]; properly, to bore, i.e. (by implication) to wound, to dissolve; figuratively, to profane (a person, place or thing), to break (one’s word), to begin (as if by an “opening wedge”); denom. (from H2485) to play (the flute):—begin (X men began), defile, X break, defile, X eat (as common things), X first, X gather the grape thereof, X take inheritance, pipe, player on instruments, pollute, (cast as) profane (self), prostitute, slay (slain), sorrow, stain, wound.