Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 1779
KJV Translation Count — 5x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to roll
a. (Hithpael) to roll in ashes or dust (as an act of mourning)
palash, paw-lash'; a primitive root; to roll (in dust): — roll (wallow) self.
Concordance Results Using KJV
O daughter of my people, gird thee with sackcloth, and H6428 thyself in ashes: make thee mourning, as for an only son, most bitter lamentation: for the spoiler shall suddenly come upon us.
Howl, ye shepherds, and cry; and H6428 yourselves in the ashes, ye principal of the flock: for the days of your slaughter and of your dispersions are accomplished; and ye shall fall like a pleasant vessel.
And shall cause their voice to be heard against thee, and shall cry bitterly, and shall cast up dust upon their heads, they shall H6428 themselves in the ashes:
Declare ye it not at Gath, weep ye not at all: in the house of Aphrah H6428 thyself in the dust.