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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #2946 - טָפַח
1) to extend, spread, trip, take quick little steps
1a1) to spread out
1a2) to carry on the palms, dandle
1a3) to rear children
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Pi`el Perfect טִמְּחָה Isaiah 48:13; טִמַּחְתִּי Lamentations 2:22; —
1 spread out the heavens Isaiah 48:13 ("" יָסְדָה ארץ).
2 denominative from טֶפַח carry on the palms, dandle Lamentations 2:22 ("" רִבִּיתִי I have brought up, reared).
טָפַח unused in Kal. Syr. ܛܦܚܰ to spread out. Cogn. צָפַח.
(1) to spread out, to expand, as the heaven, Isaiah 48:13.
(2) to carry little children on the palms (in Latin it is expressed in ulnis [Engl. to carry in the arms]); denom. from טֶפַח No. 1, Lamentations 2:22.
Derivatives, מִטְפַּחַת, and the words immediately following.