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Strong's #7491 - רָעַף

Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
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1) to trickle, drip

1a) (Qal) to trickle, drip

1b) (Hiphil) to trickle

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4130 ‑ πίμπλημι ();  4482 ‑ ῥέω (hreh'‑o);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2782) por (ראהפ RAhP) AC: Drop CO: ? AB: ?: A dripping down of dew from the trees or rain from the clouds.

V) por (ראהפ RAhP) - Drop: KJV (5): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) drop, distil - Strongs: H7491 (רָעַף)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [רָעַף] verb trickle, drip, synonym of נזל, II. ערף (compare Arabic flow (of blood), bleed (of the nose)); —

Qal Imperfect 3 masculine plural יִרְעֲפוּ, of clouds Job 36:28 (with עֲלֵי person; "" יִזְּלוּ), with accusative of material טַל Proverbs 3:20; figurative מַעְגָּלֶיךָ יִרְעֲפוּן דָּ֑שֶׁן Psalm 65:12 (i.e. fertilizing rain); subject of moistened ground, נְאוֺת מִדְבָּר, Psalm 65:13.

Hiph`il Imperative masculine plural הַרְעִיפוּ Isaiah 45:8 trickle, O heavens, from above (figurative: "" יִּוְּלוּ צֶרֶק).

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

רָעַף fut. יִרְעַף i.q. עָרַף No. I. to drop down, followed by an acc. Proverbs 3:20, “the clouds drop down dew;” Psalms 65:12, 13 Psalms 65:13. (Arab. رعف id.)

Hiphil, to let drop down (said of the sky), followed by an acc. Isaiah 45:8.

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List of Word Forms
הַרְעִ֤יפוּ הרעיפו יִ֝רְעֲפ֗וּ יִ֭רְעֲפוּ יִרְעֲפ֥וּן יִרְעֲפוּ־ ירעפו ירעפו־ ירעפון har‘îp̄ū har·‘î·p̄ū harIfu yir‘ăp̄ū yir‘ăp̄ū- yir‘ăp̄ūn yir·‘ă·p̄ū yir·‘ă·p̄ū- yir·‘ă·p̄ūn yiraFu yiraFun
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