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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5777 - עֹפֶרֶת

‛ôphereth, ‛ôphereth
o-feh'-reth, o-feh'-reth  
Word Origin
fem part act of (06080)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) lead

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (9) NAS (9) HCS (9)
Exodus 1
Numbers 1
Job 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 2
Exodus 1
Numbers 1
Job 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 2
Exodus 1
Numbers 1
Job 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 2
n-cfs 9
n-cfs 9
n-cfs 9

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2565) rpo (אהפר AhPR) AC: Cast CO: Powder AB: ?

V) rpo (אהפר AhPR) - Cast: To throw a dust or powder. KJV (1): (vf: Piel) cast - Strongs: H6080 (עָפַר)

Nm) rpo (אהפר AhPR) - Powder: An abundant amount of powdery substance as dust or ash. KJV (110): dust, earth, powder, rubbish, ash, morter, ground - Strongs: H6083 (עָפָר)

gm) rpfo (אהופר AhWPR) - Young: As kicking up dust in play. KJV (5): young - Strongs: H6082 (עֹפֶר)

gf2) trpfo (אהופרת AhWPRT) - Lead: [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (9): lead - Strongs: H5777 (עֹפֶרֶת)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עֹפֶרֶת noun masculine Jeremiah 6:29 (si vera lectio Qr) lead (√ dubious; probably foreign word; compare ᵑ7אֲבָרָא lead, Syriac , and (asAramaic loan-word) Arabic [see Dozy], Frä152; perhaps also Assyrian abaru, a metal, magnesite according to Hilpr Assyriaca i (1894), 80 ff. Hpt ib. 83); — ׳כִּכַּר ע Zechariah 5:7 a round weight (disc) of lead, ׳אֶבֶןהָֿעו Zechariah 5:5; with other metals (see בְּדִיל) : ׳עוֺ Ezekiel 22:18,20; Ezekiel 27:12 הָעֹפָ֑רֶת Numbers 31:22 (P); ׳עֹפ also Job 19:24 (with which chiselled letters are filled according to Di and most; Bu reads ׳בְּע in [a tablet of] lead); also (as flux) Jeremiah 6:29 (reading Qr; so Gf Co; emendation Gie); ׳עוֺ in simile Exodus 15:10 (song).

עֵפָ֫תָה see עֵיפָה below II. עוף. עֵץ see II.עצה.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עֹפֶרֶת fem. lead, so called from its whitish colour (compare זָהָב, כֶּםֶף), Exodus 15:10. אֶבֶן הָעֹפֶרֶת leaden weight, Zechariah 5:8.

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List of Word Forms
הָעֹפֶ֖רֶת הָעֹפָֽרֶת׃ העפרת העפרת׃ וְעֹפָ֑רֶת וְעוֹפֶ֔רֶת וְעוֹפֶ֙רֶת֙ וְעוֹפֶ֤רֶת ועופרת ועפרת כַּֽעוֹפֶ֔רֶת כעופרת עֹפֶ֖רֶת עֹפָ֑רֶת עפרת ‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ ‘ō·p̄e·reṯ ‘ōp̄āreṯ ‘ōp̄ereṯ hā‘ōp̄āreṯ hā‘ōp̄ereṯ hā·‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ hā·‘ō·p̄e·reṯ haoFaret haoFeret ka‘ōwp̄ereṯ ka·‘ō·w·p̄e·reṯ kaoFeret oFaret oFeret veoFaret veoFeret wə‘ōp̄āreṯ wə‘ōwp̄ereṯ wə·‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ wə·‘ō·w·p̄e·reṯ
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