4731. maqqel or maqqelah
Strong's Concordance
maqqel or maqqelah: a rod, staff
Original Word: מַקֵּל;
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: maqqel or maqqelah
Phonetic Spelling: (mak-kale;)
Short Definition: rods
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
Definition
a rod, staff
NASB Translation
rod (1), rods (6), staff (5), staffs (1), stick (2), sticks (1), wand (1), war clubs (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
מַקֵּל noun masculineZechariah 11:7 (apparently feminine Genesis 30:37, where בָּהֶן, but Samaritan בָּהֶם) rod, staff (√ dubious; Thes assumes √ מקל sprout; SchwZAW xi. 1891, 170f. from קלל = shake, with reference to oracle of the lot (compare קִלְקַל בַּחִצִּים Ezekiel 21:36); BarthZMG xii.1887, 616 gives √ קל, and compare stick driven by another, in sport; FräZA iii. 52, compare Ethiopic growth, stem, palm-tree (interchange of ב and מ)); — ׳מ absolute Numbers 22:27; construct Jeremiah 1:11 2t., מַקַּל Genesis 30:37; suffix מַקְלִי Genesis 32:11 2t.; מַקְלוֺ 1 Samuel 17:40; Hosea 4:12; מַקֶּלְכֶם Exodus 12:11; plural absolute מַקְלוֺת Genesis 30:37 6t.; —

1 branch of tree as rod, stick, used by Jacob in breeding his flocks, Genesis 30:37 (לִבְנֶה לַח ׳מ), Genesis 30:37; Genesis 30:38; Genesis 30:39; Genesis 30:41; Genesis 30:41; of symbolic rod (שָׁקֵד ׳מ almond-rod) in Jeremiah's vision Jeremiah 1:11; symbolic rods or staves, with names, used by prophets Zechariah 11:7,10,14; figurative of Moab תִּבְּאָרָה ׳מ Jeremiah 48:17 ("" מַטֵּהעֹֿז).

2 staff, used in journeying Genesis 32:11; Exodus 12:11; 1 Samuel 17:40 compare 1 Samuel 17:43; carried even when riding Numbers 22:27; so also מַקֵּל יָד Ezekiel 39:9 (= riding-stick) according to Hi Da Berthol; < a weapon ( + מָגֵּן, צִנָּה, קֶשֶׁת, חִצִּים, רֹמַח.

3 wand of diviner Hosea 4:12.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
rod, handstaff

Or (feminine) maqqlah {mak-kel-aw'}; from an unused root meaning apparently to germinate; a shoot, i.e. Stick (with leaves on, or for walking, striking, guiding, divining) -- rod, ((hand-))staff.

Forms and Transliterations
בְמַקְלִ֗י בַּמַּקְל֑וֹת בַּמַּקְלֽוֹת׃ בַּמַּקֵּֽל׃ במקל׃ במקלות במקלות׃ במקלי הַמַּקְל֑וֹת הַמַּקְל֛וֹת הַמַּקְלֽוֹת׃ הַמַּקְלוֹת֙ המקלות המקלות׃ וּבְמַקֵּ֥ל וּמַקְל֖וֹ וּמַקֶּלְכֶ֖ם ובמקל ומקלו ומקלכם מַקְל֗וֹת מַקְל֜וֹ מַקְלִ֣י מַקְלִי֙ מַקֵּ֖ל מַקֵּ֥ל מַקַּ֥ל מקל מקלו מקלות מקלי bam·maq·lō·wṯ bam·maq·qêl bammakKel bammakLot bammaqlōwṯ bammaqqêl ḇə·maq·lî ḇəmaqlî ham·maq·lō·wṯ hammakLot hammaqlōwṯ makKal makKel makLi makLo makLot maq·lî maq·lō·wṯ maq·lōw maq·qal maq·qêl maqlî maqlōw maqlōwṯ maqqal maqqêl ū·ḇə·maq·qêl ū·maq·lōw ū·maq·qel·ḵem ūḇəmaqqêl umakkelChem umakLo ūmaqlōw ūmaqqelḵem uvemakKel vemakLi
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18 Occurrences


bam·maq·qêl — 1 Occ.
bam·maq·lō·wṯ — 2 Occ.
ham·maq·lō·wṯ — 4 Occ.
maq·qal — 1 Occ.
maq·qêl — 2 Occ.
maq·lî — 2 Occ.
maq·lōw — 1 Occ.
maq·lō·wṯ — 1 Occ.
ū·maq·qel·ḵem — 1 Occ.
ū·maq·lōw — 1 Occ.
ū·ḇə·maq·qêl — 1 Occ.
ḇə·maq·lî — 1 Occ.

Genesis 30:37
HEB: ל֣וֹ יַעֲקֹ֗ב מַקַּ֥ל לִבְנֶ֛ה לַ֖ח
NAS: took fresh rods of poplar and almond
KJV: took him rods of green
INT: took Jacob rods of poplar fresh

Genesis 30:37
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֖ר עַל־ הַמַּקְלֽוֹת׃
NAS: the white which [was] in the rods.
KJV: appear which [was] in the rods.
INT: which in the rods

Genesis 30:38
HEB: וַיַּצֵּ֗ג אֶת־ הַמַּקְלוֹת֙ אֲשֶׁ֣ר פִּצֵּ֔ל
NAS: He set the rods which he had peeled
KJV: And he set the rods which he had pilled
INT: set the rods which had peeled

Genesis 30:39
HEB: הַצֹּ֖אן אֶל־ הַמַּקְל֑וֹת וַתֵּלַ֣דְןָ הַצֹּ֔אן
NAS: mated by the rods, and the flocks
KJV: conceived before the rods, and brought forth
INT: the flocks by the rods brought and the flocks

Genesis 30:41
HEB: יַעֲקֹ֧ב אֶת־ הַמַּקְל֛וֹת לְעֵינֵ֥י הַצֹּ֖אן
NAS: would place the rods in the sight
KJV: laid the rods before the eyes
INT: place Jacob the rods the sight of the flock

Genesis 30:41
HEB: בָּרֳהָטִ֑ים לְיַחְמֵ֖נָּה בַּמַּקְלֽוֹת׃
NAS: so that they might mate by the rods;
KJV: that they might conceive among the rods.
INT: the gutters mate the rods

Genesis 32:10
HEB: עַבְדֶּ֑ךָ כִּ֣י בְמַקְלִ֗י עָבַ֙רְתִּי֙ אֶת־
NAS: to Your servant; for with my staff [only] I crossed
KJV: unto thy servant; for with my staff I passed over
INT: to your servant with my staff crossed Jordan

Exodus 12:11
HEB: נַֽעֲלֵיכֶם֙ בְּרַגְלֵיכֶ֔ם וּמַקֶּלְכֶ֖ם בְּיֶדְכֶ֑ם וַאֲכַלְתֶּ֤ם
NAS: on your feet, and your staff in your hand;
KJV: on your feet, and your staff in your hand;
INT: your sandals your feet and your staff your hand shall eat

Numbers 22:27
HEB: אֶת־ הָאָת֖וֹן בַּמַּקֵּֽל׃
NAS: and struck the donkey with his stick.
KJV: and he smote the ass with a staff.
INT: and struck the donkey his stick

1 Samuel 17:40
HEB: וַיִּקַּ֨ח מַקְל֜וֹ בְּיָד֗וֹ וַיִּבְחַר־
NAS: He took his stick in his hand
KJV: And he took his staff in his hand,
INT: took his stick his hand and chose

1 Samuel 17:43
HEB: בָֽא־ אֵלַ֖י בַּמַּקְל֑וֹת וַיְקַלֵּ֧ל הַפְּלִשְׁתִּ֛י
NAS: that you come to me with sticks? And the Philistine
KJV: that thou comest to me with staves? And the Philistine
INT: you come about rod cursed the Philistine

Jeremiah 1:11
HEB: יִרְמְיָ֑הוּ וָאֹמַ֕ר מַקֵּ֥ל שָׁקֵ֖ד אֲנִ֥י
NAS: I see a rod of an almond tree.
KJV: I see a rod of an almond tree.
INT: Jeremiah saying A rod of an almond I

Jeremiah 48:17
HEB: מַטֵּה־ עֹ֔ז מַקֵּ֖ל תִּפְאָרָֽה׃
NAS: been broken, A staff of splendor!'
KJV: broken, [and] the beautiful rod!
INT: scepter has the mighty A staff the beautiful

Ezekiel 39:9
HEB: בְּקֶ֣שֶׁת וּבְחִצִּ֔ים וּבְמַקֵּ֥ל יָ֖ד וּבְרֹ֑מַח
NAS: and arrows, war clubs and spears,
INT: bows and arrows war able and spears

Hosea 4:12
HEB: בְּעֵצ֣וֹ יִשְׁאָ֔ל וּמַקְל֖וֹ יַגִּ֣יד ל֑וֹ
NAS: their wooden idol, and their [diviner's] wand informs
KJV: counsel at their stocks, and their staff declareth
INT: their wooden consult and their wand informs For

Zechariah 11:7
HEB: לִ֞י שְׁנֵ֣י מַקְל֗וֹת לְאַחַ֞ד קָרָ֤אתִי
NAS: for myself two staffs: the one
KJV: unto me two staves; the one
INT: took two staffs the one called

Zechariah 11:10
HEB: וָאֶקַּ֤ח אֶת־ מַקְלִי֙ אֶת־ נֹ֔עַם
NAS: I took my staff Favor
KJV: And I took my staff, [even] Beauty,
INT: took my staff Favor and cut

Zechariah 11:14
HEB: וָֽאֶגְדַּע֙ אֶת־ מַקְלִ֣י הַשֵּׁנִ֔י אֵ֖ת
NAS: my second staff Union,
KJV: mine other staff, [even] Bands,
INT: cut staff my second band

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