H8518 תּלה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to suspend (especially to gibbet)

KJV Usage: hang (up).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to hang
a. (Qal)
1. to hang 1a
b. to hang up (any object) 1a
c. to put to death by hanging
d. (Niphal) to be hanged
e. (Piel) to hang, hang up (for display)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2512
Parts of Speech: Verb

to hang
1) to hang
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to hang
1a1a) to hang up (any object)
1a1b) to put to death by hanging
1b) (Niphal) to be hanged
1c) (Piel) to hang, hang up (for display)

View how H8518 תּלה is used in the Bible

28 occurrences of H8518 תּלה

Genesis 40:19 from off thee, and shall hang
Genesis 40:22 But he hanged
Genesis 41:13 and him he hanged.
Deuteronomy 21:22 and thou shalt hang
Deuteronomy 21:23 (for he that is hanged
Joshua 8:29 he hanged
Joshua 10:26 them, and hanged
Joshua 10:26 and they were hanging
2 Samuel 4:12 and hanged them
2 Samuel 18:10 hanging
2 Samuel 21:12 had hanged
Esther 2:23 hanged
Esther 5:14 may be hanged
Esther 6:4 to hang
Esther 7:9 Hang
Esther 7:10 So they hanged
Esther 8:7 and him they have hanged
Esther 9:13 be hanged
Esther 9:14 and they hanged
Esther 9:25 should be hanged
Job 26:7 and hangeth
Psalms 137:2 We hung
Song of Songs 4:4 on which hang
Isaiah 22:24 And they shall hang
Lamentations 5:12 are hanged
Ezekiel 15:3 of it to hang
Ezekiel 27:10 they hung
Ezekiel 27:11 they hung

Distinct usage

2 they hung
1 from off thee, and shall hang
1 But he hanged
1 and him he hanged.
1 and thou shalt hang
1 he hanged
1 them, and hanged
1 and they were hanging
1 hanging
1 had hanged
1 may be hanged
1 to hang
1 and him they have hanged
1 be hanged
1 and they hanged
1 and hangeth
1 We hung
1 on which hang
1 And they shall hang
1 are hanged
1 of it to hang
1 (for he that is hanged
1 and hanged them
1 hanged
1 Hang
1 should be hanged
1 So they hanged

Corresponding Greek Words

talah G4717 stauroo
talah qal,ni,pi G2910 kremannumi

Related words


H3494 יתלה yithlâh
Probably from H8518; it will hang, that is, high; Jithlah, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Jethlah.

H4972 מתּלאה matte lâ'âh
matte lâ'âh
From H4100 and H8518; what a trouble!

KJV Usage: what a weariness.

H8522 תּלי te lı̂y
te lı̂y
Probably from H8518; a quiver (as slung)

KJV Usage: quiver.