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Strong's #3720 - כָּפָן

from (H3719)
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Noun Masculine
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1) hunger, famine, painful hunger

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3042 ‑ λιμός (lee‑mos');  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2281) npk (כפנ KPN) AC: Bend CO: Famine AB: ?: [from: pk- from the bent shape of the palm]

V) npk (כפנ KPN) - Bend: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) bend - Strongs: H3719 (כָּפַן)

Nm) npk (כפנ KPN) - Famine: One bent with hunger. KJV (2): famine - Strongs: H3720 (כָּפָן)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כָּפָן noun [masculine] hunger, famine (Aramaism; on form compare Lag BN 144), Job 5:22; Job 30:3.

כפס (perhaps √ of following; compare ᵑ7. כְּפַס Esther 1:6 bind, fasten (so Levy, Jastrow)).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כָּפָן m. hunger, penury, Job 5:22, 30:3.

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List of Word Forms
וּבְכָפָ֗ן וּלְכָפָ֣ן ובכפן ולכפן ū·ḇə·ḵā·p̄ān ū·lə·ḵā·p̄ān ūḇəḵāp̄ān ulechaFan ūləḵāp̄ān uvechaFan
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