Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 1629
KJV Translation Count — 28x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to conceal, hide, be hidden, be concealed, be secret
a. (Qal) secret (participle)
1. to be concealed
2. concealed, dissembler (participle)
c. (Hiphil) to conceal, hide
d. (Hithpael) to hide oneself
`alam, aw-lam'; a primitive root; to veil from sight, i.e. conceal (literally or figuratively): — X any ways, blind, dissembler, hide (self), secret (thing).
Concordance Results Using KJV
And if the whole congregation of Israel sin through ignorance, and the H5956 be hid from the eyes of the assembly, and they have done somewhat against H5956 of the commandments of the LORD concerning H5956s which should not be done, and are guilty;
Or if a soul touch H5956 unclean H5956, whether it be a carcase of an unclean beast, or a carcase of unclean cattle, or the carcase of unclean creeping H5956s, and if it be H5956 from him; he also shall be unclean, and guilty.
Or if he touch the uncleanness of man, whatsoever uncleanness it be that a man shall be defiled withal, and it be hid from him; when he knoweth of it, then he shall be guilty.
Or if a soul swear, pronouncing with his lips to do evil, or to do good, whatsoever it be that a man shall pronounce with an oath, and it be hid from him; when he knoweth of it, then he shall be guilty in one of these.
And if the people of the land do H5956 H5956 H5956 their eyes from the man, when he giveth of his seed unto Molech, and kill him not:
And a man lie with her carnally, and it be hid from the eyes of her husband, and be kept close, and she be defiled, and there be no witness against her, neither she be taken with the manner;
Thou shalt not see thy brother's ox or his sheep go astray, and H5956 thyself from them: thou shalt in H5956 case bring them again unto thy brother.
In like manner shalt thou do with his ass; and so shalt thou do with his raiment; and with all lost H5956 of thy brother's, which he hath lost, and thou hast found, shalt thou do likewise: thou mayest not H5956 thyself.
Thou shalt not see thy brother's ass or his ox fall down by the way, and H5956 thyself from them: thou shalt surely help him to lift them up again.
Behold, here I am: witness against me before the LORD, and before his anointed: whose ox have I taken? or whose ass have I taken? or whom have I defrauded? whom have I oppressed? or of whose hand have I received H5956 bribe to H5956 mine eyes therewith? and I will restore it you.