Word Summary
lachash: to whisper, charm
Original Word: לָחַשׁ
Transliteration: lachash
Phonetic Spelling: (law-khash')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to whisper, charm
Meaning: to whisper, to mumble a, spell
Strong's Concordance
charmer, whisper together

A primitive root; to whisper; by implication, to mumble a spell (as a magician) -- charmer, whisper (together).


H3907. lachash

[לָחַשׁ‎] verb whisper, charm (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic לְחַשׁ‎ ; Ethiopic ; whisper, see RSJPh xiv. 1885, 122, possibly originally serpent-charming); —

Pi`el Participle plural מְלַחֲשִׁים קוֺלPsalm 58:6 voice of whisperers (i.e. serpent-charmers; "" תֲבָרִים חוֺבֵר‎).

Hithpa`el whisper together, Imperfect יִתְלַחֲשׁוּ‎ with עַלPsalm 41:8; Participle plural מִתְלַחֲשִׁים2 Samuel 12:19.