Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: number 1199, number 1200
KJV Translation Count — 348x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to be or become king or queen, reign
a. (Qal) to be or become king or queen, reign
b. (Hiphil) to make one king or queen, cause to reign
c. (Hophal) to be made king or queen
2. to counsel, advise
a. (Niphal) to consider
malak, maw-lak'; a primitive root; to reign; inceptively, to ascend the throne; causatively, to induct into royalty; hence (by implication) to take counsel: — consult, X indeed, be (make, set a, set up) king, be (make) queen, (begin to, make to) reign(-ing), rule, X surely.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And these are the H4427s that H4427ed in the land of Edom, before there H4427ed any H4427 over the children of Israel.
And Bela the son of Beor H4427ed in Edom: and the name of his city was Dinhabah.
And Bela died, and Jobab the son of Zerah of Bozrah H4427ed in his stead.
And Jobab died, and Husham of the land of Temani H4427ed in his stead.
And Husham died, and Hadad the son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the field of Moab, H4427ed in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith.
And Hadad died, and Samlah of Masrekah H4427ed in his stead.
And Samlah died, and Saul of Rehoboth by the river H4427ed in his stead.
And Saul died, and Baalhanan the son of Achbor H4427ed in his stead.
And Baalhanan the son of Achbor died, and Hadar H4427ed in his stead: and the name of his city was Pau; and his wife's name was Mehetabel, the daughter of Matred, the daughter of Mezahab.
And his brethren said to him, Shalt thou H4427 H4427 over us? or shalt thou H4427 have dominion over us? And they hated him yet the more for his dreams, and for his words.