אלף shoresh family

The אלף shoresh family is a set of related shoresh roots that share the letters alef, lamed and peh. Each root has a gematria of 111.

אלף shoresh root

The אלף shoresh root deals with the letter alef; teaching, training, bulls and oxen; and 1,000 or many. It is a ___ Rank shoresh.

Subjects: Alp, champion, tribal chief, intimate friend, master, general, ox,
Verbs: Training/taming/domesticating (teaching Pi’el), produce thousandfold, use Alef (hitpa’el), maybe learn (qal)?
Objects: Alef, alfon
Places: Ulpan Academy
Manners: Thousand, tameable, trained

Semantic tag words: leaders, chiefs, friends, partners, companions, allies, affection, confidence, gentle, docile, trustful, teach, animal husbandry, domesticated animal, cattle, quantity, number, cardinal numbers; know, learn, wisdom

Non-Hebrew meanings

Aramaic, Syriac: be acclimated to something, learn
Arabic:
Be familiar
Tigrinia:
Accustom oneself
Ugaritic:
Ox, steer
Akkadian:
Calf

אפל shoresh root

The אלף shoresh root deals darkness and late ripening. Vision and Movement elements come into play as certain attacks may blind opponents or slow down plants.

Subjects: Gloomy serotine bat, black fungus gnat, bat fly
Verbs: Deep darkness (Maappelyah: Qal), late ripening (Hif’il)
Objects: Obscure blackboard
Places: Darkroom
Manners: Dark, serotinous

Semantic tags: Darkness, plant, growth, ripen, produce fruit, bear seed, time

Non-Hebrew meanings:

פלא shoresh root

Ciphers

Atbash: וכת
Albam:
Akhbi:
Gematria (111): אנס, קוה