What does אָ֑לֶף mean in the Hebrew?

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

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How אָ֑לֶף is translated (KJV)

English Occurance
thousand 16
a thousand 4
thousand [cubits] 2
[worth] a thousand 1

Verses with אָ֑לֶף

1 Chronicles 12:32
And of the half-tribe of Manasseh eight [and] ten thousand who were designated by name to come and make king - David -
1 Chronicles 12:34
Of Zebulun there were who went out to battle expert in war with all weapons of war fifty thousand and who could keep ranks not of double heart and stouthearted [men] -
1 Chronicles 12:35
And of Naphtali captains a thousand and with them with shield and spear thirty and seven thousand -
1 Chronicles 23:4
Of these [were] to look after the work of the house of Yahweh twenty and four thousand and [were] officers and judges six thousand
1 Chronicles 7:4
And with them by their generations according to houses their fathers' troops ready for war [were] thirty and six thousand for they had many wives and sons
1 Kings 8:63
And offered Solomon - a sacrifice of peace offerings which he offered to Yahweh bulls twenty and two thousand and sheep A hundred and twenty thousand so dedicated - the house of Yahweh The king and all the sons of Israel
1 Samuel 18:13
Therefore removed him Saul from his presence and made him his captain over a thousand and he went out and came in before the people -
2 Chronicles 14:8
And had Asa an army of who carried shields and spears from Judah three hundred thousand - and from Benjamin men who carried shields and drew bows two hundred and eighty thousand all these [were] mighty men of valor
2 Chronicles 2:10
And indeed the woodsmen who cut timber I will give wheat ground to your servants kors of twenty thousand and barley kors thousand and wine baths and oil Baths thousand -
2 Chronicles 7:5
And offered King Solomon - a sacrifice of bulls twenty and two thousand and sheep A hundred and twenty thousand so dedicated the house of God The king and all the people
2 Kings 19:35
And it came to pass on a night that went out the angel of Yahweh and killed in the camp of Assyria a hundred eighty and five thousand and when [people] arose early in the morning and there were all the corpses dead
Esther 9:16
And the remainder of the Jews that in provinces of the king gathered together and protected upon their lives and had rest from their enemies and killed of their enemies five and seventy thousand but on the plunder not they did lay - a hand
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 48:10
And to these shall belong district the holy to the priests on the north five and twenty thousand [cubits] [in] [length] and on the west in width ten thousand and on the east and on the south in length thousand and shall be the sanctuary of Yahweh in the center
Ezekiel 48:20
Entire the district [shall] [be] five and twenty thousand [cubits] by five and twenty thousand [cubits] foursquare You shall set apart - district the holy with the property of the city
Ezekiel 48:35
All the way around [shall] [be] eight [and] ten thousand [cubits] and the name of the city from [that] day [shall] [be] YAHWEH [Is] THERE
Ezra 8:27
and basins gold twenty drachmas [worth] a thousand and vessels of bronze polished fine two precious as gold
Isaiah 37:36
And went out the angel of Yahweh and killed in the camp of Assyria a hundred and eighty and five thousand and when [people] arose early in the morning and there were all the corpses dead
Job 33:23
If there is for him a messenger a mediator one among a thousand to show man His uprightness
Joshua 23:10
Man one of you shall chase a thousand for Yahweh your God [is] He the [one] fighting for you as He promised you
Joshua 8:25
So it was [that] all who fell day that from men and to women [were] two [and] ten thousand all the people of Ai
Numbers 31:38
And the cattle [were] six and thirty thousand and tribute [was] of which Yahweh two and seventy
Numbers 31:40
And The persons [were] six [and] ten thousand and tribute [was] of which Yahweh two and thirty persons
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