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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5891 - עֵיפָה

Transliteration
‛êyphâh
Phonetics
ay-faw'
Origin
the same as (H5890)
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Ephah = “gloomy”

1) a son of Midian (noun proper masculine)

2) a Judaite, son of Jahdai (noun proper masculine)

3) a concubine of Caleb in the line of Judah (noun proper feminine)

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (5)
Genesis
1
1 Chronicles
3
Isaiah
1
NAS (5)
Genesis
1
1 Chronicles
3
Isaiah
1
HCS (5)
Genesis
1
1 Chronicles
3
Isaiah
1
BSB (5)
Genesis
1
1 Chronicles
3
Isaiah
1
ESV (5)
Genesis
1
1 Chronicles
3
Isaiah
1
WEB (5)
Genesis
1
1 Chronicles
3
Isaiah
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עֵיפָה fem. (from the root עוּף No. 3)

(1)  darkness. Amos 4:13, עֹשֶׁה שַׁחַר עֵיפָה “he makes the dawn darkness.” With ה parag. עֵפָֽתָה Job 10:22.

(2) [Ephah], pr.n.

(a) of a country and tribe of the Midianites; Arab. غَيْفَةُ Genesis 25:4; Isaiah 60:6; 1 Chronicles 1:33.

(b) m. 1 Chronicles 2:47.

(c) f. 1 Chronicles 2:46.

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List of Word Forms
וְעֵיפָ֔ה וְעֵיפָ֥ה וְעֵיפָה֙ ועיפה עֵיפָ֤ה עיפה eiFah veeiFah wə‘êp̄āh wə·‘ê·p̄āh
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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