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Strong's #3716 - כְּפִירָה

Transliteration
Kᵉphîyrâh
Phonetics
kef-ee-raw'
Origin
feminine of (H3715)
Parts of Speech
proper locative noun
TWOT
None
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. Chephirah = "lioness"
    1. a city of the Gibeonites subsequently assigned to the tribe of Benjamin

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
ASV (4)
Joshua 2
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
BSB (4)
Joshua 2
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
CSB (4)
Joshua 2
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
ESV (4)
Joshua 2
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
KJV (4)
Joshua 2
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
LEB (4)
Joshua 2
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
LSB (0)
The Legacy Standard Bible
did not use
this Strong's Number
N95 (0)
The New American Standard Bible (1995)
did not use
this Strong's Number
NAS (0)
The New American Standard Bible
did not use
this Strong's Number
NLT (0)
The World English Bible
did not use
this Strong's Number
WEB (4)
Joshua 2
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כְּפִירָה proper name, of a location city of the Hivites subsequently assigned to Benjamin., Joshua 9:17; Joshua 18:26; Ezra 2:25 = Nehemiah 7:29; ᵐ5 Κεφειρα, etc.; = modern Kefireh Rob BR iii, 146 Guérin Jud. i. 283ff. Mem iii. 36 Buhl G. § 94, p.169.

כְּפִירִים Nehemiah 6:2, probably = foregoing (ᵐ5 and others appellative noun = villages).

IV. כפר (√ of following, = dig ? compare Sabean כפר, verb dig, noun cave, DHM Anzeiger d. Wiener Akkadian, Philippians -hist. Cl., Dec. 17,1884, quoted by Eut Nab 27; Nö ib. compare also Ethiopic basket, measure; Nabataean כפר cave, sepulcher, synonym of קברא Nö in Eut Nab ib.)


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List of Word Forms
וְהַכְּפִירָ֔ה וְהַכְּפִירָ֖ה והכפירה כְּפִירָ֣ה כפירה kə·p̄î·rāh kefiRah kəp̄îrāh vehakkefiRah wə·hak·kə·p̄î·rāh wəhakkəp̄îrāh
 
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