Word Summary
pasal: to hew, hew into shape
Original Word: פָסַל
Transliteration: pasal
Phonetic Spelling: (paw-sal')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: to hew, hew into shape
Meaning: to hew, hew into shape
Strong's Concordance
grave, hew

A primitive root; to carve, whether wood or stone -- grave, hew.


H6458. pasal

מָּסַלverb hew, hew into shape (Late Hebrew Pi`el hew off boughs; Aramaic מְּסַל‎, = Biblical Hebrew; Nabataean פסלאstone-cutter); —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular suffix מְּסָלוֺHabakkuk 2:18; Imperfect3masculine singular וַיִּפְסֹלExodus 34:4, etc.; Imperative masculine singular מֲּסָלֿ34:1; Deuteronomy 10:1; — hew out stone tablets Exodus 34:1, 4; Deuteronomy 10:1, 3; building-stones 1 Kings 5:32; with cognate accusative (suffix referring to מֶּסֶל‎) Habakkuk 2:18.