2465. cheled
Lexical Summary
cheled: duration, world
Original Word: חֶלֶד
Transliteration: cheled
Phonetic Spelling: (kheh'-led)
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: duration, world
Meaning: life, the world
Strong's Concordance
age, short time, world

From an unused root apparently meaning to glide swiftly; life (as a fleeting portion of time); hence, the world (as transient) -- age, short time, world.


H2465. cheled

חֶ֫לֶדnoun [masculine]Job 11:17 duration, world (= αιὤν) (Arabic perpetual duration, eternity) — absolute ׳חPsalm 17:14; חָ֑לֶדJob 11:17 2t. + Isaiah 38:11 Che De, followed by Manuscript Babylonian etc. (Baer חָ֑דֶל‎); suffix חֶלְדִּיPsalm 39:6; = duration of life Job 11:17; Psalm 39:6 ("" יָמַי‎), מֶהחָֿ֑לֶד אֲנִי זְכֹר89:48 of what duration I am Dr§ 189. 2, or (אדני‎ for אני‎) what is life (?) Hi Ew Now and others; world (= αιὤν, not Κόσμος) 17:14; 49:2 (ח ׳ישׁבי‎ "" כלעֿמים‎), compare Isaiah 38:11 (see above; "" הַחַיִּים אֶרֶץ‎).

II. חלד‎ (√ of following; compare Late Hebrew חלדdig, or hollow out, Aramaic creep, crawl).


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