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Strong's #6828 - צָפֹן

Transliteration
tsâphôwn
Phonetics
tsaw-fone', tsaw-fone'
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H6845)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
TWOT
1953b
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) north (of direction), northward

1a) north

1b) northward

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1005 ‑ βορρᾶς (bor‑hras');  2176 ‑ εὐώνυμος (yoo‑o'‑noo‑mos);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (151)
Genesis 2
Exodus 6
Leviticus 1
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 25
Judges 4
1 Samuel 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 25
Ezekiel 44
Daniel 9
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 5
NAS (159)
Genesis 2
Exodus 6
Leviticus 1
Numbers 6
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 29
Judges 5
1 Samuel 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 25
Ezekiel 46
Daniel 9
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 5
HCS (152)
Genesis 2
Exodus 6
Leviticus 1
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 25
Judges 4
1 Samuel 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 25
Ezekiel 45
Daniel 9
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 5
BSB (154)
Genesis 3
Exodus 6
Leviticus 1
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 25
Judges 4
1 Samuel 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 25
Ezekiel 46
Daniel 9
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 5
ESV (143)
Genesis 2
Leviticus 1
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 1
Joshua 25
Judges 4
1 Samuel 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 25
Ezekiel 45
Daniel 9
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 5
WEB (153)
Genesis 2
Exodus 6
Leviticus 1
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 25
Judges 4
1 Samuel 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 25
Ezekiel 46
Daniel 9
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 5
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1408) py (תספ TsP) AC: Watch CO: Watchtower AB: ?: (eng: spy)

A) py (תספ TsP) AC: Watch CO: Watchtower AB: ?

Nf4 ) tipy (תספית TsPYT) - Watchtower: As watches over an area. KJV (1): watchtower - Strongs: H6844 (צָפִית)

jf) nfpy (תספונ TsPWN) - North: From the north star which is watched for direction. KJV (153): north, northward, northern - Strongs: H6828 (צָפֹן)

jfm) infpy (תספוני TsPWNY) - Northern: From the north star which is watched for direction. KJV (1): northern - Strongs: H6830 (צְפוֹנִי)

H) epy (תספה TsPH) AC: Watch CO: Watchtower AB: ?: A covering of an area by watching.

V) epy (תספה TsPH) - I. Watch: II. Overlay:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (83): (vf: Paal, Pual, Piel) watch, watchman, behold, look, espy, overlay, cover, garnish - Strongs: H6822 (צָפָה), H6823 (צָפָה)

ff1) eipiy (תסיפיה TsYPYH) - Watching: KJV (1): watching - Strongs: H6836 (צִפִּיָּה)

hm) epym (מתספה MTsPH) - Watchtower: A place for watching. KJV (2): watchtower - Strongs: H4707 (מִצְפֶּה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. צָפוֺן153 noun feminine Isaiah 43:6 north (as the hidden, dark; compare Thes Lewy Fremdw. 188f.; perhaps Phoenician צפל north); — absolute ׳צ Jeremiah 26:26 +, צָפֹ֫נָה northward Genesis 13:14 +, oftener צָפ֫וֺנָה Jeremiah 3:12 +, also צָפ֫וֺנָה = צָפוֺן Jeremiah 1:13 + (after prepositions and stative construct; compare Ges§ 90e); construct מִצְּפוֺן לְ Joshua 8:11 +, also מִצְּפוֺן Joshua 19:14 Gi (compare Benn; van d. H. Baer ׳מִצָּ), מִצְּפ֫וֺנָה לְ Judges 21:19; (׳צ occurs oftenest in Ezekiel [46t.], Joshua [25t.], Jeremiah [25t.], Daniel [9t.]); — north (opposite south, east, west) Genesis 13:14; Genesis 28:14 (both J), Exodus 27:11 (P), +; ׳מְּאַת צ north side Exodus 26:20; Joshua 15:5 + (see מֵּאָה); so ׳צֶלַיע צ Exodus 26:35, ׳רוּחַ הַצּ Ezekiel 42:17, compare עַליֶֿרֶךְ הַמִּזְבֵּחַ צָפ֫וֺנָה 2 Kings 16:14; ׳גְּבוּל צ Numbers 34:7,9 north boundary; ׳יַתְכְּתֵי צ remote parts of north Isaiah 14:13 (as divine abode), Ezekiel 38:6,15 + (see [ יַרְכָה]); ׳שַׁעַר הַצּ Ezekiel 40:35 +, ׳מֶּתַח צ Ezekiel 42:2; ׳רוּחַ צ Ezekiel 25:23 north wind, and so ׳צ alone Song of Solomon 4:16; toward the north is צָפ֫וֺנָה Joshua 13:3 #NAME?אֶלצָֿפוֺן Ecclesiastes 1:6, ׳אֶלהַֿצּ Ezekiel 42:1, אֶלהַֿצָּפ֫וֺנָה Ezekiel 8:14, לַצָּפוֺן Ezekiel 40:23, דֶּרֶךְ הַצָּפוֺן Ezekiel 40:20, צָפ֫וֺנָה׳ד Ezekiel 8:5 (twice in verse) +, etc.; especially (in Jeremiah , Ezekiel , etc.) of quarter whence invaders were to come, e. g. Assyrians Isaiah 14:31, compare Zephaniah 2:13, Babylonians Jeremiah 6:1,22; Jeremiah 15:12; Jeremiah 46:20,24 (׳עַםצֿ), Jeremiah 47:2, Ezekiel 26:7, Cyrus against Babylonian Isaiah 41:25, compare Jeremiah 50:3,9,41; Jeremiah 51:48; more vaguely, Jeremiah 1:14,15 (׳מַמְלְכוֺת צ), Jeremiah 4:6; Jeremiah 10:22; Jeremiah 13:20; Jeremiah 25:9,26 (׳מַלְכֵי הַצּ); of Gog's host Ezekiel 38:6,15; Ezekiel 39:2; ׳נְסִיכֵי צ Ezekiel 32:30 (apparently of nearer [Aramaean?] princes); ׳אֶרֶץ צ Jeremiah 31:8 is region of Carchemish, but Zechariah 2:10; Zechariah 6:6,8 (twice in verse) of Babylon; ׳מֵאֶרֶץ צ (sometimes + other countries) the exiles and dispersed are to return Jeremiah 3:18; Jeremiah 16:15 = Jeremiah 23:8; Jeremiah 31:8, compare Isaiah 43:6; Isaiah 49:12; ׳מֶלֶךְ הַצּ Daniel 11:6,7,8,11,13,15,40 denotes successive Seleucidae.


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List of Word Forms
בַּצָּפ֑וֹן בצפון הַצָּפ֑וֹן הַצָּפ֑וֹנָה הַצָּפ֔וֹן הַצָּפ֔וֹנָה הַצָּפ֗וֹן הַצָּפ֜וֹן הַצָּפֹֽן׃ הַצָּפֽוֹן׃ הַצָּפוֹן֮ הצפון הצפון׃ הצפונה הצפן׃ וְהַצָּפֽוֹן׃ וְצָפ֙וֹנָה֙ וְצָפ֜וֹנָה וְצָפ֥וֹן ׀ וְצָפֹ֛נָה וְצָפֹ֣נָה וּמִצָּפ֑וֹן וּמִצָּפ֖וֹן והצפון׃ ומצפון וצפון וצפונה וצפנה לַצָּפ֖וֹן לַצָּפ֤וֹנָה לַצָּפֽוֹן׃ לַצָּפוֹן֙ לצפון לצפון׃ לצפונה מִ֭צָּפוֹן מִצְּפ֖וֹן מִצְּפ֗וֹן מִצְּפ֣וֹן מִצְּפ֤וֹנָה מִצָּפ֑וֹן מִצָּפ֔וֹן מִצָּפ֖וֹן מִצָּפ֖וֹנָה מִצָּפ֗וֹן מִצָּפ֛וֹן מִצָּפ֣וֹן מִצָּפ֥וֹן מִצָּפֽוֹן׃ מִצָּפוֹן֙ מצפון מצפון׃ מצפונה צָ֭פוֹן צָפ֑וֹן צָפ֑וֹנָה צָפ֔וֹן צָפ֔וֹנָה צָפ֖וֹן צָפ֖וֹנָה צָפ֗וֹן צָפ֗וֹנָה צָפ֙וֹנָה֙ צָפ֛וֹן צָפ֛וֹנָה צָפ֜וֹן צָפ֜וֹנָה צָפ֡וֹנָה צָפ֣וֹן צָפ֥וֹנָה צָפֹ֑נָה צָפֹ֖נָה צָפֹ֥נָה צָפֹֽנָה׃ צָפֽוֹן׃ צָפֽוֹנָה׃ צָפוֹן֙ צָפוֹנָה֒ צפון צפון׃ צפונה צפונה׃ צפנה צפנה׃ baṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·wn baṣṣāp̄ōwn batztzaFon haṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·w·nāh haṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·wn haṣ·ṣā·p̄ōn haṣṣāp̄ōn haṣṣāp̄ōwn haṣṣāp̄ōwnāh hatztzaFon hatztzaFonah laṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·w·nāh laṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·wn laṣṣāp̄ōwn laṣṣāp̄ōwnāh latztzafOn latztzaFonah miṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·w·nāh miṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·wn miṣ·ṣə·p̄ō·w·nāh miṣ·ṣə·p̄ō·wn miṣṣāp̄ōwn miṣṣāp̄ōwnāh miṣṣəp̄ōwn miṣṣəp̄ōwnāh mitztzaFon mitztzaFonah mitztzeFon mitztzeFonah ṣā·p̄ō·nāh ṣā·p̄ō·w·nāh ṣā·p̄ō·wn ṣāp̄ōnāh ṣāp̄ōwn ṣāp̄ōwnāh tzaFon tzaFonah ū·miṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·wn ūmiṣṣāp̄ōwn umitztzaFon vehatztzaFon vetzaFon vetzaFonah wə·haṣ·ṣā·p̄ō·wn wə·ṣā·p̄ō·nāh wə·ṣā·p̄ō·w·nāh wə·ṣā·p̄ō·wn wəhaṣṣāp̄ōwn wəṣāp̄ōnāh wəṣāp̄ōwn wəṣāp̄ōwnāh
 
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