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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #08217 - שָׁפָל
1) low, humble
1a) low (in height)
1b) low (in station), humble (of condition or spirit)
1d) lowly (as subst)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
שָׁפָל m. שְׁפָלָח f. adj. low, of a tree, Ezekiel 17:24 depressed (of a spot on the skin), Leviticus 13:20, 21 Leviticus 13:21. Metaph.
(a) ignoble, vile, 2 Samuel 6:22; Job 5:11.
(b) שְׁפַל רוּחַ cast down, humble of spirit, Proverbs 29:23; Isaiah 57:15 and without רוּחַ id.; Isa. loc. cit. הַשָּׁפָ֫לָה that which is low, Ezekiel 21:31 (masc. with ה parag.).
the Week of Proper 7 / Ordinary 12