the Week of Proper 20 / Ordinary 25
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #827 - אַשְׁפָּה
1) quiver (for arrows)
1a) of home, of God’s instruments (figuratively)
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)
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)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
אַשְׁמּה quiver, see under the word
אַשְׁפָּה with suff. אַשְׁפָּתוֹ f. a quiver, perhaps so called from the idea of hiding (see the root), Isaiah 22:6, 49:2 Jeremiah 5:16; Psalms 127:5; Job 39:23; Lamentations 3:13, בְּנֵי אַשְׁפָּתוֹ “sons of his quiver,” i.e. arrows.
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org.
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