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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #2947 - טֶפַח

Transliteration
ṭêphach
Phonetics
tay'-fakh
Origin
from (H2946)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
818b
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) span, width of the hand, hand breadth

1a) a unit of measurement, measurement of length

2) coping (an architectural term)

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (4)
1 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Psalms
1
NAS (4)
1 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Psalms
1
HCS (2)
1 Kings
1
2 Chronicles
1
BSB (4)
1 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Psalms
1
ESV (4)
1 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Psalms
1
WEB (4)
1 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Psalms
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2238) hpu (תהפהה ThPHh) AC: Span CO: Span AB: ?: The span of the fingers as spread out and used as a measure. [from: hp]

V) hpu (תהפהה ThPHh) - I. Span:To spread out as the fingers of the hand. II. R KJV (2): (vf: Piel) span, swaddle - Strongs: H2946 (טָפַח)

Nm ) hpu (תהפהה ThPHh) - Span: A length of measure, the span of the fingers of the hand. KJV (4): breath, coping - Strongs: H2947 (טֶפַח)

gm) hpfu (תהופהה ThWPHh) - Span: A length of measure, the span of the fingers of the hand. KJV (5): breadth, broad - Strongs: H2948 (טֹפַח)

hf2) thpum (מתהפההת MThPHhT) - Cloak: As a garment that spreads out. KJV (2): vail - Strongs: H4304 (מִטְפַּחַת)

ecm) hfpiu (תהיפוהה ThYPWHh) - Rearing: The bringing up and rearing of children. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (1): breadth, broad - Strongs: H2949 (טִפֻּחִים)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

טֶפַח m.

(1) properly, the open hand, the palm, in all its occurrences used as the measure of four fingers [a hand-breadth], 1 Kings 7:26; 2 Chronicles 4:5 comp. Jeremiah 52:21. Psalms 39:6, הִנֵּה טְפָחוֹת נָחַתָּה יָמַי “behold, thou hast made my days as handbreadths,” i.e. very short.

(2) in architecture, mutuli; i.e. projecting stones, on the tops of which beams rest (Kragfteine), 1 Kings 7:9. LXX. τὰ γείσεα.

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List of Word Forms
הַטְּפָח֔וֹת הטפחות טְפָח֨וֹת ׀ טֶ֔פַח טפח טפחות haṭ·ṭə·p̄ā·ḥō·wṯ hattefaChot haṭṭəp̄āḥōwṯ ṭə·p̄ā·ḥō·wṯ ṭe·p̄aḥ Tefach tefaChot ṭep̄aḥ ṭəp̄āḥōwṯ
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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