חללה חלילה 


chaliylah; khaw-lee'-law or chalilah



Parts of Speech

interj subst

Root Word (Etymology)

a directive from 2490

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 661c

KJV Translation Count — 21x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: God forbid (9), far be it (4), be...far (4), Lord forbid (3), misc (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. far be it (from me), God forbid that, let it not be

Strong's Definitions

chaliylah, khaw-lee'-law; or chalilah, khawlee'-law; a directive from 2490; literal for a profaned thing; used (interj.) far be it!: — be far, (X God) forbid.

Concordance Results Using KJV

That H2486 H2486 from thee to do after this manner, to slay the righteous wH2486h the wicked: and that the righteous should H2486 as the wicked, that H2486 H2486 from thee: Shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?


And they said unto him, Wherefore saH2486h my H2486 these words? H2486 H2486 that thy servants should do according to this thing:


And he said, H2486 H2486 that I should do so: but the man in whose hand the cup is found, he shall H2486 my servant; and as for you, get you up in peace unto your father.


H2486 H2486 that we should reH2486l against the H2486, and turn this day from following the H2486, to build an altar for burnt offerings, for meat offerings, or for sacrifices, H2486side the altar of the H2486 our H2486 that is H2486fore his taH2486rnacle.


And the people answered and said, H2486 H2486 that we should forsake the H2486, to serve other H2486s;


Wherefore the H2486 H2486 of Israel saH2486h, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk H2486fore me for ever: but now the H2486 saH2486h, H2486 H2486 H2486 from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall H2486 lightly esteemed.


Moreover as for me, H2486 H2486 that I should sin against the H2486 in ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you the good and the right way:


And the people said unto Saul, Shall Jonathan die, who hath wrought this great salvation in Israel? H2486 H2486: as the H2486 liveth, there shall not one hair of his head fall to the ground; for he hath wrought wH2486h H2486 this day. So the people rescued Jonathan, that he died not.


And he said unto him, H2486 H2486; thou shalt not die: H2486hold, my father will do nothing eH2486her great or small, but that he will shew H2486 me: and why should my father hide this thing from me? H2486 is not so.


And Jonathan said, H2486 H2486 H2486 from thee: for if I knew certainly that evil were determined by my father to come upon thee, then would not I tell H2486 thee?


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