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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #5586 - סָעַף

Word Origin:
a primitive root
Parts of Speech:
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) (Piel) to cut off, lop off boughs

Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1)NAS (1)HCS (1)
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2493) pox (סאהפ SAhP) AC: Divide CO: Fork AB: ?: A fork in a branch.

V) pox (סאהפ SAhP) - Divide: To divide by cutting off. KJV (1): (vf: Piel) lop - Strongs: H5586 (סָעַף)

Nm) pox (סאהפ SAhP) - Divided: Being divided in thought or double minded. KJV (1): thought - Strongs: H5588 (סֵעֵף)

Nf1) epox (סאהפה SAhPH) - Forked branch: Where nests of birds are made. KJV (2): bough - Strongs: H5589 (סְעַפָּה)

bf) piox (סאהיפ SAhYP) - I. Division:[df: PeV]II. Cleft:A division in a rock. KJV (9): opinion, thought, top, branch, clift - Strongs: H5585 (סָעִיף), H5587 (שָׂעִף)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
[ I. [סֵעֵף] verb Pi`el denominative lop off boughs; — Participle סְסָעֵף מֻּארָה Isaiah 10:33 ׳י֗֗֗ shall lop off (the) crown of branches.


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Gesenius Definition

סָעַף to divide, i.q. Arab. شعب the letters ף and ב being interchanged, Hence סְעִיף, סְעִפָּה, סְעַפָּה [and סֵעֵף].

Piel סֵעֵף (denom.from סְעִיף), to cut off branches, Isaiah 10:33.

List of Word Forms
מְסָעֵ֥ף מסעף mə·sā·‘êp̄ məsā‘êp̄ mesaEf

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