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Strong's #827 - אַשְׁפָּה

perhaps from the same as (H825) (in the sense of covering)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
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1) quiver (for arrows)

1a) of home, of God’s instruments (figuratively)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1939 ‑ ἐπιθυμία (ep‑ee‑thoo‑mee'‑ah);  5115 ‑ τόξον (tox'‑on);  
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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)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אַשְׁמָּה noun feminine quiver for arrows (Assyrian išpatu Dl K 29) ׳א literal as part of warlike equipment Job 39:23; Isaiah 22:6; figurative in simile of sons of one's youth as arrows (weapons which the father may wield) Psalm 127:5 אַשְׁרֵי הַגֶּבֶר אֲשֶׁר מִלֵּא אֶתאַֿשְׁמָּתוֺ מֵהֶם the happiness of the man that hath filled his quiver with them ! of Yahweh's quiver, in metaphor of prophet as arrow of ׳י Isaiah 49:2 וַיְשִׂימֵנִי לְחַץ בָּרוּרבְּאַשְׁמָּתוֺ הִסְתִּירָ֑נִי and he made me into a polished arrow, in his quiver he hid me; also of quiver in which ׳י has his arrows of chastisement, בְּנֵיאַשְׁמָּתוֺ, i.e. his arrows Lamentations 3:13 ("" חֵץ Lamentations 3:12).

אַשְׁמּה quiver, see under the word

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

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.

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List of Word Forms
אַשְׁפָּ֑ה אַשְׁפָּ֔ה אַשְׁפָּת֖וֹ אַשְׁפָּת֗וֹ אַשְׁפָּתֽוֹ׃ אשפה אשפתו אשפתו׃ בְּאַשְׁפָּת֖וֹ באשפתו ’aš·pā·ṯōw ’aš·pāh ’ašpāh ’ašpāṯōw ashPah ashpaTo bə’ašpāṯōw bə·’aš·pā·ṯōw beashpaTo
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