5554. Sela
Strong's Concordance
Sela: a city in Edom
Original Word: סֶ֫לַע
Part of Speech: Proper Name Location
Transliteration: Sela
Phonetic Spelling: (seh'-lah)
Short Definition: Sela
II. סֶ֫לַע proper name, of a location in Edom, ׳מֵהַהַסּ Judges 1:36 (strike out מֵ, compare GFM); ׳הַסּ captured in war 2 Kings 14:7 (and called יָקְתְאֵל); ׳מִסּ Isaiah 16:1; site dubious; old identification with Petra denied, plausibly, by BuhlEdom GFMJu, 36 (who thinks of an actual cliff), but held Benz2Kings 14:7 BdPal (1898), 206; ᵐ5 ()πέτρα.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
rock, Selah

The same as cela'; Sela, the rock-city of Idumaea -- rock, Sela(-h).

see HEBREW cela'

Forms and Transliterations
הַסֶּ֖לַע הסלע מִסֶּ֣לַע מסלע סֶ֔לַע סלע has·se·la‘ hasSela hassela‘ mis·se·la‘ misSela missela‘ se·la‘ Sela sela‘
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Strong's Hebrew 5554
3 Occurrences

has·se·la‘ — 1 Occ.
mis·se·la‘ — 1 Occ.
se·la‘ — 1 Occ.

2 Kings 14:7
HEB: וְתָפַ֥שׂ אֶת־ הַסֶּ֖לַע בַּמִּלְחָמָ֑ה וַיִּקְרָ֤א
NAS: 10000and took Sela by war, and named
KJV: and took Selah by war,
INT: thousand and took Sela war and called

Isaiah 16:1
HEB: מֹשֵֽׁל־ אֶ֖רֶץ מִסֶּ֣לַע מִדְבָּ֑רָה אֶל־
NAS: of the land, From Sela by way of the wilderness
KJV: of the land from Sela to the wilderness,
INT: to the ruler of the land Sela of the wilderness to

Isaiah 42:11
HEB: יָרֹ֙נּוּ֙ יֹ֣שְׁבֵי סֶ֔לַע מֵרֹ֥אשׁ הָרִ֖ים
INT: sing the inhabitants rock the tops of the mountains

3 Occurrences

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