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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #2475 - חֲלוֹף
1) destruction, passing away, vanishing, appointed to destruction
V) plh (ההלפ HhLP) - I. Through:To pass through, by or over something. [Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Change:To go or pass through one thing to another, an exchange. KJV (32): (vf: Paal, Piel) change, pass, renew, through, grow, abolish, sprout, alter, cut, go, over - Strongs: H2498 (חָלַף), H2499 (חֲלַף)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
חֲלוֹף m. that which is left behind (when one dies). Proverbs 31:8, בְּנֵי חֲלוֹף “children left behind,” orphans (Arab. خلف II. to leave children when dying, Mark 12:19, 20 Acts 18:21). [“A going away (see the root חָלַף No. 1 ), especially when others are left behind, hence the death of parents. Arab. خلف to leave children at death.”]