achalay: O! would that!Original Word: אַחֲלַי
Part of Speech: Interjection
Phonetic Spelling: (akh-al-ah'ee)
Short Definition: Oh
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
of uncertain derivation
O! would that!
Oh (1), wish (1).
Brown-Driver-Briggsאַחְלַי Psalm 119:5 and אַחֲלֵי 2 Kings 5:3 (perhaps from אָח III. and לַי = Aramaic לְוַי = ׃לוּ the varying punctuation is due doubtless to the word being treated by the punctuators as a substantive = wish, with suffix & in construct stative, 'my wish is that,' etc.; compare Ki on Psalm 119 תְּחִנּוֺתַי וּבַקָּשׁוֺתַי), ah that! (ᵐ5 ο[φελον).
Strong's Exhaustive ConcordanceO that, would God
see HEBREW 'ach
see HEBREW luw'
Forms and Transliterationsאַ֭חֲלַי אַחֲלֵ֣י אחלי ’a·ḥă·lay ’a·ḥă·lê ’aḥălay ’aḥălê Achalai achaLei
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Hebrew 305
’a·ḥă·lay — 1 Occ.
’a·ḥă·lê — 1 Occ.
2 Kings 5:3
HEB: אֶל־ גְּבִרְתָּ֔הּ אַחֲלֵ֣י אֲדֹנִ֔י לִפְנֵ֥י
NAS: to her mistress, I wish that my master
KJV: unto her mistress, Would God my lord
INT: to her mistress wish my master with