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Strong's #5299 - נָפָה

Transliteration
nâphâh
Phonetics
naw-faw'
Origin
from (H5130) in the sense of lifting
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
1331b,1330a
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) a lofty place, height

2) sieve, winnowing implement

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (4)
Joshua 2
1 Kings 1
Isaiah 1
HCS (0)
HCS (4)
Joshua 2
1 Kings 1
Isaiah 1
BSB (4)
Joshua 2
1 Kings 1
Isaiah 1
ESV (1)
Isaiah 1
WEB (4)
Joshua 2
1 Kings 1
Isaiah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1316) pn (נפ NP) AC: Shake CO: Sieve AB: ?: The pictograph n is a picture of seed, the p is a picture of a mouth. Combined these mean "seed in the mouth". A sieve is a tool used to separate out materials such as seeds by placing the material in the sieve, lifting it up and shaking it.

A) pn (נפ NP) AC: High CO: Sieve AB: ?

Nf1 ) epn (נפה NPH) - I. Sieve: II. Valley:As a sieve. KJV (4): border, coast, region, sieve - Strongs: H5299 (נָפָה)

Nf2) tpn (נפת NPT) - Heights: KJV (1): country - Strongs: H5316 (נָפוֹת)

J) pfn (נופ NWP) AC: Shake CO: ? AB: ?

V) pfn (נופ NWP) - Shake: KJV (37): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal) wave, shake, offer, lift, move, perfume, send, sift, strike - Strongs: H5130 (נוּף)

Nm) pfn (נופ NWP) - Elevation: KJV (1): situation - Strongs: H5131 (נוֹף)

if1) epfnt (תנופה TNWPH) - Shake: KJV (30): wave offering, wave, offering, shaking - Strongs: H8573 (תְּנוּפָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [נָפָה] noun feminine sieve or other winnowing implement, Di Du Schwinge, Che Hpt fan (as swung); — only construct לַהֲנָפָה גוֺיִם בְּנָ֫פַת שָׁוְא Isaiah 30:28 to swing nations in a sieve of worthlessness.

II. [נָפָה] noun feminine height; — only construct in combination נָפַת דּוֺר Joshua 12:23 = דּאֹר׳נ 1 Kings 4:11, plural construct ׳נָפוֺת ד Joshua 11:2; compare II.דּוֺד, and Di Joshua 11:2; see also [נֶפֶת].


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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָפָה f. (from the root נוּף)

(1)  a lofty place (compare נוֹף), hence נָפַת דּוֹר, נָפוֹת דּוֹר Joshua 11:2, 12:23 1 Kings 4:11 and ellipt. דּאֹר Joshua 17:11 pr.n. of a maritime town near mount Carmel.

(2) a sieve, Isaiah 30:28 compare הֵנִיף.


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List of Word Forms
בְּנָ֣פַת בנפת וּבְנָפ֥וֹת ובנפות לְנָפַ֥ת לנפת נָ֣פַת נפת bə·nā·p̄aṯ beNafat bənāp̄aṯ lə·nā·p̄aṯ lenaFat lənāp̄aṯ nā·p̄aṯ Nafat nāp̄aṯ ū·ḇə·nā·p̄ō·wṯ ūḇənāp̄ōwṯ uvenaFot