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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #2644 - חָפָא

Transliteration
châphâʼ
Phonetics
khaw-faw'
Origin
an orthographical variation of (H2645)
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) (Piel) to cover, do secretly

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 294 ‑ ἀμφιέννυμι (am‑fee‑en'‑noo‑mee);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
2 Kings 1
NAS (2)
2 Kings 2
HCS (1)
2 Kings 1
BSB (1)
2 Kings 1
ESV (1)
2 Kings 1
WEB (1)
2 Kings 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1178) ph (ההפ HhP) AC: Cover CO: Cover AB: Innocent: The pictograph h is a picture of a wall. The p is a mouth meaning "open". Combined these mean "wall opened". The tent is opened to allow one into its covering for protection. Anyone entering a tent will be protected at all costs by the owner. A secret is something that is covered and hidden. A haven as a place covered over for protection.

A) ph (ההפ HhP) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: Innocent

Nm ) ph (ההפ HhP) - Innocent: One whose actions are covered. KJV (1): innocent - Strongs: H2643 (חַף)

B) pph (ההפפ HhPP) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?: A cover of protection.

V) pph (ההפפ HhPP) - Cover: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) cover - Strongs: H2653 (חָפַף)

E) aph (ההפא HhPA) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?: Something that is covered and hidden.

V) aph (ההפא HhPA) - Cover: KJV (1): (vf: Piel) secretly - Strongs: H2644 (חָפָא)

H) eph (ההפה HhPH) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?

V) eph (ההפה HhPH) - Cover: KJV (12): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) cover, overlay, cieled - Strongs: H2645 (חָפָה)

J) pfh (ההופ HhWP) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?: A covered or hidden place for protection.

Nm) pfh (ההופ HhWP) - Shore: A place covered. KJV (7): haven, shore, coast, side - Strongs: H2348 (חוֹף)

Nf1) epfh (ההופה HhWPH) - Canopy: A covering. KJV (3): chamber, closet, defence - Strongs: H2646 (חֻפָּה)

L) phi (יההפ YHhP) AC: Uncover CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) phi (יההפ YHhP) - Barefoot: An uncovered foot. KJV (5): barefoot, unshod - Strongs: H3182 (יָחֵף)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [חָפָא] verb do secretly (properly cover, = חפה, q. v.); — only

Pi`el Imperfect וַיְחַמְּאוּד֗֗֗ברים and they did things secretly 2 Kings 17:9.


Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חָפָא prob. i.q. חָפָה and חָפַף No. I, to cover; whence Piel, to do secretly [“i.e. to act perfidiously”], 2 Kings 17:9.


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List of Word Forms
וַיְחַפְּא֣וּ ויחפאו vaychappeU way·ḥap·pə·’ū wayḥappə’ū
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