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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #8205 - שְׁפִי

Transliteration
shephı̂y
Phonetics
shef-ee'
Origin
from (H8192)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
2440b
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) bareness, smooth or bare height, bare place, high places, barren height

1a) bareness

1b) bare place, bare height

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2112 ‑ εὐθέως (yoo‑theh'‑oce);  2117 ‑ εὐθύς (yoo‑thoos');  3735 ‑ ὄρος (or'‑os);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (9)
Numbers
1
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
6
NAS (18)
Numbers
2
Isaiah
4
Jeremiah
12
HCS (9)
Numbers
1
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
6
BSB (10)
Numbers
1
Job
1
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
6
ESV (7)
Numbers
1
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
4
WEB (9)
Numbers
1
Isaiah
2
Jeremiah
6
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1477) ps (סהפ ShP) AC: Strike CO: Serpent AB: ?: The pictograph s is a picture of the teeth, the p is a picture of the mouth. Combined these mean "sharp teeth in the mouth". A serpent (סנאכ snake) has sharp fangs in the mouth. Its prey is taken into the mouth swallowed by drawing down into the belly. (eng: sharp - with the additional r; serpent - with the exchange of the s and sh and the additional r and nt; jasper)

A) ps (סהפ ShP) AC: ? CO: High AB: ?

Nf ) eps (סהפה ShPH) - Milk: [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (1): cheese - Strongs: H8194 (שְׁפוֹת)

fm) ips (סהפי ShPY) - High place: In the sense of the serpent lifting its head to strike. KJV (10): high place - Strongs: H8205 (שְׁפִי)

B) pps (סהפפ ShPP) AC: ? CO: Serpent AB: ?

bjm ) nfpips (סהפיפונ ShPYPWN) - Shephiyphon: An unknown species of viper. KJV (1): adder - Strongs: H8207 (שְׁפִיפֹן)

C) psa (אסהפ AShP) AC: ? CO: Serpent AB: ?

Nm ) psa (אסהפ AShP) - Enchanter: From their hissing. [Aramaic only] KJV (8): astrologer - Strongs: H825 (אַשָּׁף), H826 (אָשַׁף)

Nf1) epsa (אסהפה AShPH) - Quiver: A pouch with a mouth for sharp arrows. KJV (6): quiver - Strongs: H827 (אַשְׁפָּה)

D) pas (סהאפ ShAP) AC: Swallow CO: ? AB: ?: A drawing in by swallowing as the snake swallows its prey.

V) pas (סהאפ ShAP) - I. Swallow: II. Draw:To draw water from a well. [df: bas] KJV (33): (vf: Paal, Participle) swallow, snuff, pant, desire, devour, draw, drawer - Strongs: H7579 (שָׁאַב), H7602 (שָׁאַף)

am ) pasm (מסהאפ MShAP) - Well: A place for drawing water. [df: basm] KJV (1): draw - Strongs: H4857 (מַשְׁאָב)

H) eps (סהפה ShPH) AC: ? CO: High AB: ?: The serpent lifts its head up high to strike.

V) eps (סהפה ShPH) - High: KJV (2): (vf: Niphal, Pual) stick out, high - Strongs: H8192 (שָׁפָה)

J) pfs (סהופ ShWP) AC: Strike CO: ? AB: ?: A striking of the serpent.

V) pfs (סהופ ShWP) - Strike: KJV (4): (vf: Paal) bruise, break, cover - Strongs: H7779 (שׁוּף)

L) psi (יסהפ YShP) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown meaning]

Nf1) psi (יסהפ YShP) - Jasper: [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (3): jasper - Strongs: H3471 (יָשְׁפֶה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שְׁפִי plur. שְׁפָיִים masc. (from the root שָׁפָה)

(1)  baldness, nakedness, Job 33:21 כתיב, where a substantive is poetically, put for a finite verb. קרי has in the same sense שְׁפוּ, see the root in Pual.

(2) a naked hill (void of trees) (compare נִשְׁפֶּה הַר Isaiah 13:2). Jerem. 12:12, שְׁפָיִם בַּמִּדְבָּר “the hills in the desert;” 3:2, 21 4:11 7:29 14:6 Isaiah 41:18, 49:9 Numbers 23:3, וַיֵּלֶךְ שֶׁ֑פִי “he went upon a hill.”

(3) [Shephi] pr.n., see שְׁפוֹ.

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List of Word Forms
וְשֻׁפּ֥וּ ושפו שְׁפָיִ֔ם שְׁפָיִ֖ים שְׁפָיִ֖ם שְׁפָיִ֜ם שְׁפָיִ֣ים שְׁפָיִ֣ם שְׁפָיִים֙ שֶֽׁפִי׃ שפי׃ שפיים שפים šə·p̄ā·yim šə·p̄ā·yîm še·p̄î šəp̄āyim šəp̄āyîm šep̄î shefaYim Shefi veshupPu wə·šup·pū wəšuppū
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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