Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5316 - נָפוֹת
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.
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
the Third Sunday after Epiphany