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Strong's #3710 - כֵּף

from (H3721)
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1) rock, hollow of a rock

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4073 ‑ πέτρα (pet'‑ra);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1247) pk (כפ KP) AC: Press CO: Palm AB: Tame: The pictograph k is a picture of the palm of the hand, the p is a picture of an open mouth. Combined these mean "palm open". The curved shape of the open palm. (eng: cap - as a bowl shaped covering; cuff - as at the palm)

A) pk (כפ KP) AC: ? CO: Palm AB: ?: Any curved or hollowed out object.

Nf) pk (כפ KP) - Palm: Also the sole of the feet or other palm shaped object such as a spoon. KJV (193): hand, spoon, sole, palm, hollow, handful, apiece, branch, cloud - Strongs: H3709 (כַּף), H3710 (כֵּף)

Nf1) epk (כפה KPH) - Palm: The branch of a palm tree. KJV (3): branch - Strongs: H3712 (כִּפָּה)

B) ppk (כפפ KPP) AC: Bow CO: ? AB: ?: A bowing down of the body.

V) ppk (כפפ KPP) - Bow: KJV (5): (vf: Paal, Niphal) bow - Strongs: H3721 (כָּפַף)

C) pka (אכפ AKP) AC: Press CO: ? AB: ?: The placing of the palm on something and pressing down or pushing.

V) pka (אכפ AKP) - Press: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) crave - Strongs: H404 (אָכַף)

Nm) pka (אכפ AKP) - Pressure: KJV (1): hand - Strongs: H405 (אֶכֶף)

H) epk (כפה KPH) AC: Tame CO: ? AB: ?: The bending of the will of an animal.

V) epk (כפה KPH) - Tame: To bend the will of another. KJV (1): (vf: Paal) pacify - Strongs: H3711 (כָּפָה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [כֵּף] noun [masculine] rock (Assyrian kâpu Dl HWB 346; Aramaic כֵּיפָא, perhaps Aramaic loan-word in Hebrew; √ dubious); — only plural כֵּפִים Jeremiah 4:29 as place of refuge; Job 30:6 as dwelling-place.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כֵּף m. rock, only used in the pl. Jeremiah 4:29; Job 30:6. (Syr. and Ch. ܟܺܐܦܐܳ, כֵּיפָא; whence, in New Test. Κηφᾶς i.q. Πέτρος.)

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List of Word Forms
וְכֵפִֽים׃ וּבַכֵּפִ֖ים ובכפים וכפים׃ ū·ḇak·kê·p̄îm ūḇakkêp̄îm uvakkeFim vecheFim wə·ḵê·p̄îm wəḵêp̄îm
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