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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5198 - נָטָף

Word Origin
from (05197)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) drop

2) gum, drops of stacte

2a) an aromatic gum resin of a shrub used in incense

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1839 ‑ ἐξίστημι (ex‑is'‑tay‑mee);  1144 ‑ δάκρυον (dak'‑roo, dak'‑roo‑on);  1145 ‑ δακρύω (dak‑roo'‑o);  1914 ‑ ἐπιβλέπω (ep‑ee‑blep'‑o);  2799 ‑ κλαίω (klah'‑yo);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (2) NAS (2) HCS (2)
Exodus 1
Job 1
Exodus 1
Job 1
Exodus 1
Job 1
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 1
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 1
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2399) pun (נתהפ NThP) AC: Drip CO: Drop AB: ?

V) pun (נתהפ NThP) - Drip: To drip a sweet smelling liquid as an incense. Also the dripping of sweet words from the mouth. KJV (18): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) drop, prophesy, prophet, down - Strongs: H5197 (נָטַף)

Nm) pun (נתהפ NThP) - Nataph: Drops of an unknown aromatic gum resin used in incense. KJV (2): stacte, drop - Strongs: H5198 (נָטָף)

bf1) epiun (נתהיפה NThYPH) - Pendent: An ornamental probably with a drop shaped gem. KJV (2): collar, chain - Strongs: H5188 (נְטִפָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. [נָטָף] noun masculine drop; — נִטְפֵימָֿ֑יִם Job 36:27 ("" מָטָר, rain).

II. נָטָף noun [masculine] an odorific gum (gathered in drops), used in sacred incense Exodus 30:34 (P). Identification dubious; ᵐ5 στακτή, ᵑ9 stacte, i.e. (Hesych.) a kind of myrrh, so Kn, compare Ri HWB; Rosenm Thes Ke and others storax; Rabb opobalsamum (compare Di on the passage Now Archaeology ii. 64. 248).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָטָף m.

(1)  a drop, Job 36:27.

(2) a kind of odoriferous gum, so called from its dropping, Exodus 30:34. LXX στακτή, i.e. myrrh flowing forth spontaneously, from στάζω to drop.

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List of Word Forms
נִטְפֵי־ נָטָ֤ף ׀ נטף נטפי־ nā·ṭāp̄ naTaf nāṭāp̄ niṭ·p̄ê- nitfei niṭp̄ê-
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