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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #8602 - תָּפֵל

Root Word (Etymology)
from an unused root meaning to smear
Parts of Speech
adjective, masculine noun
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1) foolish, insipid (adjective)

2) (BDB) tasteless, unseasoned (adjective)

3) whitewash (noun masculine)

2a) meaning uncertain

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 877 ‑ ἀφροσύνη (af‑ros‑oo'‑nay);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (7)
Job 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 5
HCS (0)
HCS (6)
Job 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 4
BSB (7)
Job 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 5
ESV (7)
Job 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 5
WEB (7)
Job 1
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 5
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2898) lpt (תפל TPL) AC: ? CO: Unseasoned AB: Unsavory: A lack of ingredients that makes something worthless or bland.

Nm) lpt (תפל TPL) - Unseasoned: KJV (7): untempered, foolish, unsavory - Strongs: H8602 (תָּפֵל)

Nf1) elpt (תפלה TPLH) - Unsavory: KJV (3): folly, foolishly - Strongs: H8604 (תִּפְלָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. תָּפֵל adjective tasteless, unseasoned; — absolute ׳ת, as substantive Job 6:6; figurative of unsatisfying prophecies Lamentations 2:14 ( + שָׁוְא).

II. תָּפֵל noun [masculine] whitewash; — applied to wall, in Ezekiel's vision Ezekiel 13:10,11,14,15; figurative of false prophet Ezekiel 22:28.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

תָּפֵל m.

(1)  unsalted, unseasoned, Job 6:6 metaph. insipid, foolish, false, Lamentations 2:14. See תִּפְלָה.

(2) lime, with which a wall is covered, cement, Ezekiel 13:10, seq.; Ezekiel 22:28, in both places con temptuously; see the etymology (Arab. طَغَالُ and طُغَالُ, Ch. טָפֵיל id.).

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List of Word Forms
וְתָפֵ֔ל ותפל תָּ֭פֵל תָּפֵ֑ל תָּפֵ֔ל תָּפֵ֛ל תָּפֵֽל׃ תָפֵ֖ל תפל תפל׃ tā·p̄êl ṯā·p̄êl Tafel tāp̄êl ṯāp̄êl vetaFel wə·ṯā·p̄êl wəṯāp̄êl
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