Word Summary
eglah: a heifer
Original Word: עֶגְלָה
Transliteration: eglah
Phonetic Spelling: (eg-law')
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Short Definition: a heifer
Meaning: a, calf, one nearly grown
Strong's Concordance
calf, cow, heifer

Feminine of egel; a (female) calf, especially one nearly grown (i.e. A heifer) -- calf, cow, heifer.

see HEBREW egel


H5697. eglah

I. עֶגְלָהnoun feminine heifer; — absolute ׳עGenesis 15:9 +; construct עֶגְלַתIsaiah 7:21 +; suffix עֶגְלָתִיJudges 14:18; plural construct עֶגְלוֺתHosea 10:5 (but see below); — heifer, Isaiah 7:21, used in ploughing Judges 14:18 (figurative), threshing Jeremiah 50:11 (׳ע דָשָׁא‎, in simile, see דּוּשׁ‎, read perhaps דָשָׁה‎), figurative of stateliness etc. 46:20; ׳ע מְלֻמָּדָהHosea 10:11 a trained heifer (simile of Ephraim); used for sacrifice 1 Samuel 16:2 (בָּקָר עֶגְלַת‎); cut in two for ratifying covenant Genesis 15:9 (J; ׳ע מְשֻׁלֶּשֶׁת‎; compare עֵגֶלJeremiah 34:18-19,); in cleansing city from blood-guiltiness Deuteronomy 21:3 (׳ע בָּקָר‎), 21:4; 21:4; 21:6; once of calves worshipped in Northern Israel Hosea 10:5 (where read probably עֵגֶל‎, so ᵐ5‎ We Now GASm, compare Che, see also the following suffixes masculine singular).

עֶגְלַתproper name, of a location; — ׳ע שְׁלִשִׁיָּה‎ (the) third, Eglath Isaiah 15:5 (ᵐ5δάμαλις τριερής) Jeremiah 48:34 (ᵐ5ἀγγελιαν Σαλασεια), near Zoar and southern border of Moab.