Hebrew Words for Praise

Seven Hebrew Words for Praise

Hallal: To shine, to rave, to praise, to boast, to be clamorously foolish, to act madly

Yadah: To revere or worship, to give thanks or praise (with extended hands), to lift the hands

Barak: To bless, to kneel, to salute

Tehillah: A song or hymn of praise, a spontaneous expression of spiritual song

Zamar: To make music, to sing praise, to play a musical instrument, to pluck and twang

Todah: Confession, praise, thanksgiving

Shabach: To exclaim, to shout, to laud, praise or commend