Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary

Appoint, conduct, forsake, grow long, lay, leave, go, push away, forth, reach forth, forth, set, sow, spread, to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications)

Hebrew: שָׁלַח, šālaḥ (H7971)

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Here are any wise, appoint, bring, cast, conduct and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word שָׁלַח mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance[1].

Definition Details

Strong's Number: H7971

Hebrew Base Word: שָׁלַח

Part of speech: Verb

Usage: × any wise, appoint, bring (on the way), cast (away, out), conduct, × earnestly, forsake, give (up), grow long, lay, leave, let depart (down, go, loose), push away, put (away, forth, in, out), reach forth, send (away, forth, out), set, shoot (forth, out), sow, spread, stretch forth (out)

Definition: To send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications).

Detailed definition:

  1. To send, send away, let go, stretch out.
    1. (Qal).
      1. To send.
      2. To stretch out, extend, direct.
      3. To send away.
      4. To let loose.
    2. (Niphal) to be sent.
    3. (Piel).
      1. To send off or away or out or forth, dismiss, give over, cast out.
      2. To let go, set free.
      3. To shoot forth (of branches).
      4. To let down.
      5. To shoot.
    4. (Pual) to be sent off, be put away, be divorced, be impelled.
    5. (Hiphil) to send.

Derived terms: A primitive root.


  1. Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ʃɔːˈlɑħ
  2. Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ʃɑːˈlɑχ
  3. Transliteration: šālaḥ
  4. Biblical Pronunciation: shaw-LA
  5. Modern Pronunciation: sha-LAHK

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