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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #212 - אֹפָן

'ôphân, 'ôphân
o-fawn', o-fawn'  
Word Origin
from an unused root meaning to revolve
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) wheel

1a) chariot wheel

1b) wheel in Ezekiel’s vision

1c) wheels of the ten bases beneath the lavers in Solomon’s temple

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5164 ‑ τροχός (trokh‑os');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (36) NAS (24) HCS (33)
Exodus 1
1 Kings 3
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 14
Nahum 1
Exodus 1
1 Kings 3
Proverbs 1
Ezekiel 14
Nahum 1
Exodus 1
1 Kings 6
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 23
Nahum 1
n-cmp 17
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 11
n-cmsc 3
n-cmp 17
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 11
n-cmsc 3
n-cmp 17
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 11
n-cmsc 3

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1382) np (פנ PN) AC: Turn CO: Face AB: ?: The turning of the face. (eng: fan; spin)

A) np (פנ PN) AC: ? CO: Corner AB: ?

Nm ) np (פנ PN) - I. Corner: II. Or:As a turning toward another direction. KJV (6): corner, lest, not, peradventure - Strongs: H6434 (פֵּן), H6435 (פֶּן)

B) nnp (פננ PNN) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

bm ) ninp (פנינ PNYN) - Ruby: A gem that glistens when turned. [df: ynp] KJV (6): ruby - Strongs: H6443 (פָּנִי)

C) npa (אפנ APN) AC: Turn CO: Wheel AB: ?: A turning object.

Nm) npa (אפנ APN) - Turning: KJV (1): fitly - Strongs: H655 (אֹפֶן)

gm) npfa (אופנ AWPN) - Wheel: KJV (36): wheel - Strongs: H212 (אֹפָן)

H) enp (פנה PNH) AC: Turn CO: Face AB: ?: What turns back and forth.

V) enp (פנה PNH) - Turn: To turn the face or to turn directions. Also to turn something back or away. KJV (135): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Piel) turn, look, prepare, regard, respect, look - Strongs: H6437 (פָּנָה)

Nm) enp (פנה PNH) - Face: The face, also the presence of one through the sense of being in the face of. [Always written in the plural form, minp; Frequently used with the prefix "l ", meaning "to" or "for", meaning "to the face of" or "before"] KJV (2110): face, presence, because, sight, countenance, from, person, upon, of, against, open, for, toward - Strongs: H3942 (לִפְנַי), H6440 (פָּנֶה)

J) nfp (פונ PWN) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

V) nfp (פונ PWN) - Turn: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) distracted - Strongs: H6323 (פּוּן)

M) nip (פינ PYN) AC: ? CO: Corner AB: ?: A point which makes a turn.

Nf1) enip (פינה PYNH) - Corner: KJV (28): corner, chief, tower, bulwark, stay - Strongs: H6438 (פִּנָּה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 אוֺפַןאוֺפָן noun masculine Ezekiel 1:20 wheel. — absolute אוֺפַן 1 Kings 7:32 +; אוֺפָן Exodus 1:16 +; cstr אוֺפַן 1 Kings 7:33; Isaiah 28:27 אוֺפָן Exodus 14:25 plural אוֺפַנִּים 1 Kings 7:32+; construct אוֺפַנֵּי 1 Kings 7:30; אוֺפַנֵּיהֶם Ezekiel 10:12, etc. —

a. wheel of chariot (מֶרְכָּבָה) Exodus 14:25; 1 Kings 7:33; Nahum 3:2; of (threshing) cart (עֲגָלָה) Isaiah 28:27 compare Proverbs 20:26 (as instrument of punishment).

b. wheels in Ezekiel's vision Ezekiel 1:15,16 (twice in verse); verse); 1.19; Ezekiel 1:19,20 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 1:21. (strike out Co) 21; Ezekiel 3:13; Ezekiel 10:6,9 (3t. in verse); Ezekiel 10:10 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 10:12 (3t. in verse); Ezekiel 10:13,16 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 10:19; Ezekiel 11:22.

c. wheels of the ten bases beneath the lavers in Solomon's temple 1 Kings 7:30,32 (3t. in verse); 1 Kings 7:33.

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List of Word Forms
אֹפַ֣ן אוֹפַ֣ן אוֹפַ֨ן אוֹפַנִּים֮ אוֹפַנֵּ֨י אוֹפַנֵּיהֶֽם׃ אוֹפָ֑ן אוֹפָֽן׃ אופן אופן׃ אופני אופניהם׃ אופנים אפן בָּאוֹפַנִּֽים׃ באופנים׃ הָא֣וֹפַנִּ֔ים הָאֽוֹפַנִּ֖ים הָאֽוֹפַנִּ֗ים הָאֽוֹפַנִּים֙ הָאוֹפַ֖ן הָאוֹפַ֣ן הָאוֹפַנִּ֖ים הָאוֹפַנִּ֛ים הָאוֹפַנִּ֤ים הָאוֹפַנִּֽים׃ הָאוֹפָֽן׃ האופן האופן׃ האופנים האופנים׃ וְאוֹפַ֣ן וְהָאֽוֹפַנִּ֖ים וְהָאֽוֹפַנִּ֗ים וְהָאוֹפַנִּ֗ים ואופן והאופנים לָא֖וֹפַנִּ֑ים לאופנים ’ō·p̄an ’ō·w·p̄an ’ō·w·p̄ān ’ō·w·p̄an·nê ’ō·w·p̄an·nê·hem ’ō·w·p̄an·nîm ’ōp̄an ’ōwp̄an ’ōwp̄ān ’ōwp̄annê ’ōwp̄annêhem ’ōwp̄annîm bā’ōwp̄annîm bā·’ō·w·p̄an·nîm baofanNim hā’ōwp̄an hā’ōwp̄ān hā’ōwp̄annîm hā·’ō·w·p̄an hā·’ō·w·p̄ān hā·’ō·w·p̄an·nîm haoFan haofanNim lā’ōwp̄annîm lā·’ō·w·p̄an·nîm laofanNim oFan ofanNei ofanneiHem ofanNim vehaofanNim veoFan wə’ōwp̄an wə·’ō·w·p̄an wə·hā·’ō·w·p̄an·nîm wəhā’ōwp̄annîm
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