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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6936 - קָדְקֹד
1418) dq (קד QD) AC: Bow CO: Head AB: ?: The bowing of the head in respect as a showing of the scalp to another. Also the heat that is given off at the scalp. (eng: head - with the exchange of the h and q)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
קָדְקֹד m. with suff. קָדְקֳדוֹ Job 2:7, and קָדְקְדוֹ Psalms 7:17 (where, however, other copies have קָדְקֳדוֹ), the top of the head (so called from the hair being there divided and separated; compare Germ. Scheitel, die Haare fcheiteln; root קָדַד No. 1), Genesis 49:26; Deuteronomy 33:16 fully קָדְקֹד שֵׂעָר the hairy crown of the head, Psalms 68:22. Arab. مُقَدُّ part of the head, from the crown to the neck.
the Third Week after Epiphany