What does אֶ֙לֶף֙ mean in the Hebrew?

Parse: Number, masculine singular
Root: H505 (אֶלֶף, אֶלֶף)
Sense: a thousand (more info)

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How אֶ֙לֶף֙ is translated (KJV)

English Occurance
thousand 13
thousand [cubits] 3
a thousand 2

Verses with אֶ֙לֶף֙

1 Chronicles 22:14
And indeed [I have taken much] trouble to prepare for the house of Yahweh gold talents of a hundred thousand and silver a thousand thousand talents and bronze and iron [there is] no measure for so abundant it is and timber and stone I have prepared and to them you may add
1 Chronicles 5:21
And they took away their livestock of their camels fifty thousand and of their sheep two hundred and fifty thousand and of their donkeys two thousand and also of their men a hundred thousand
1 Chronicles 7:11
All these sons of Jediael [were] heads of their fathers' houses mighty men of valor seven [and] ten thousand and two hundred [there were] fit to go out for war [and] battle
2 Chronicles 2:2
And selected Solomon seventy thousand men to bear burdens and eighty thousand to quarry [stone] in the mountains and to oversee them three thousand and six hundred -
2 Chronicles 2:18
And he made of them seventy thousand bearers of burdens and eighty thousand stonecutters in the mountain and three thousand and six hundred overseers to make work - the people
2 Samuel 10:6
And when saw the sons of Ammon that they had made themselves repulsive to David and sent the sons of Ammon and hired - Aramean in Beth Rehob and Syrian Zoba twenty thousand foot soldiers and from the king of Maacah a thousand men and men From Tob two [and] ten men thousand
2 Samuel 17:1
Moreover said Ahithophel to Absalom let me choose now two [and] ten thousand men and I will arise and pursue after David tonight
Exodus 38:26
a bekah for each man [that is] half a shekel according to the shekel of the sanctuary for everyone who had crossed over be numbered from twenty years old and above for six hundred thousand and three thousand and five hundred and fifty [men]
Ezekiel 45:1
And Moreover when you divide by lot - the land into inheritance you shall set apart a district for Yahweh a holy [section] of the land its length [shall] [be] five and twenty thousand [cubits] - and the width ten thousand Holy it [shall] [be] throughout its territory all around
Ezekiel 45:5
And five and [An] [area] twenty thousand [cubits] long and ten thousand wide - shall belong to the Levites the ministers of the temple they shall have as a possession twenty chambers
Ezekiel 47:3
And when went out the man to the east and with the line in his hand and he measured a thousand cubits and he brought me through the waters the water [came] [up] [to] [my] ankles
Ezekiel 48:13
And the Levites [shall] [have] [an] [area] Opposite the border of the priests five and twenty thousand [cubits] in length and in width Ten thousand entire its length [shall] [be] and twenty thousand and its width thousand
Ezekiel 48:21
And the rest [shall] [belong] to the prince on this [side] and on this [side] of district the holy and of the property of city over against next to five and the twenty thousand [cubits] of the [holy] district as far as the border eastern and westward toward next to five thousand as far as western adjacent to the [tribal] portions [it] [shall] [belong] to the prince And it shall be district the holy and the sanctuary of the temple - [shall] [be] in the center
Nehemiah 7:70
And of some the heads of the houses fathers' gave to the work The governor gave to the treasury gold drachmas a thousand basins fifty and garments Priestly thirty and five hundred
Numbers 11:21
and said Moses [are] six hundred thousand men on foot the people whom I [am] among and yet You have said meat I will give them that they may eat [for] a month whole
Numbers 2:32
These [are] the ones who were numbered of the sons of Israel by houses their fathers' all [were] who were numbered of the forces according to their armies six hundred thousand and three thousand and five and fifty
Numbers 31:36
And was the half the portion for those who had gone out to war in number sheep three hundred thousand and thirty thousand and seven thousand and five hundred
Numbers 31:43
and was the half belonging to the congregation of sheep three hundred thousand and thirty thousand seven thousand and five hundred
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