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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6080 - עָפַר
1) (Piel) to dust, powder
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
עָפַר not used in Kal, Arab. I. عَفِرُ to be whitish, reddish, like sand, or a gazelle, عَفَرُ dust, earth. II. غفر (cogn. to כָּפַר to cover), to be rough, hairy.
Piel (denom. from עָפָר), to dust, to throw dust at (beftäuben), 2 Samuel 16:13.
the Week of Proper 8 / Ordinary 13