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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #6079 - עַפְעַפַּיִם

Word Origin
from (05774)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) eyelid

1a) eyelid

1b) of dawn, rays of sun (figuratively)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 393 ‑ ἀνατέλλω (an‑at‑el'‑lo);  1491 ‑ εἶδος (i'‑dos);  3788 ‑ ὀφθαλμός (of‑thal‑mos');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (10) NAS (10) HCS (9)
Job 3
Psalms 2
Proverbs 4
Jeremiah 1
Job 3
Psalms 2
Proverbs 4
Jeremiah 1
Job 2
Psalms 2
Proverbs 4
Jeremiah 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1362) po (אהפ AhP) AC: Cover CO: Wing AB: ?: The wing of a bird that gives flight as well as a covering it and its chicks. (eng: avian - with the exchange of the v and p)

A) po (אהפ AhP) AC: ? CO: Wing AB: ?

Nf ) po (אהפ AhP) - Wing: The covering of a bird. [Aramaic only] [df: Pg] KJV (3): wing - Strongs: H1611 (גַּף)

fm ) ipo (אהפי AhPY) - Foliage: As a covering of the tree. [Aramaic only] KJV (3): leaves - Strongs: H6074 (עֳפִי)

lm) popo (אהפאהפ AhPAhP) - Eyelid: As a covering of the eyes. Also the rays of the sun appearing like eyelashes. KJV (10): eyelid, dawning - Strongs: H6079 (עַפְעַפַּיִם)

E) apo (אהפא AhPA) AC: ? CO: Branch AB: ?

Nm ) apo (אהפא AhPA) - Branch: The covering of the tree. KJV (1): branch - Strongs: H6073 (עֳפִי)

J) pfo (אהופ AhWP) AC: Fly CO: Bird AB: ?: The covering of a bird.

V) pfo (אהופ AhWP) - Fly: KJV (32): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) fly, faint, brandish, shine, weary - Strongs: H5774 (עוּף)

Nm) pfo (אהופ AhWP) - Bird: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (73): fowl, bird, flying - Strongs: H5775 (עוֹף), H5776 (עוֹף)

am) pfom (מאהופ MAhWP) - Shadow: A covering over making a shadow. KJV (1): dimness - Strongs: H4588 (מָעוּף)

L) poi (יאהפ YAhP) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Fatigue: A closing or covering of the eyes with the eyelids.

V) poi (יאהפ YAhP) - Fatigue: KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Hophal, Participle) weary, faint, fly - Strongs: H3286 (יָעֵף)

Nm) poi (יאהפ YAhP) - Tired: KJV (5): faint, weary, fatigued - Strongs: H3287 (יָעֵף), H3288 (יְעָף)

if1) epoft (תואהפה TWAhPH) - Strength: KJV (4): strength, plenty - Strongs: H8443 (תּוֹעָפוֹת)

M) pio (אהיפ AhYP) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Fatigue: A closing or covering of the eyes with the eyelids.

V) pio (אהיפ AhYP) - Tire: To be tired, faint or weary. KJV (1): (vf: Paal) weary - Strongs: H5888 (עִיף)

Nm) pio (אהיפ AhYP) - Tired: KJV (17): weary, faint, thirsty - Strongs: H5889 (עָיֵף)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [עַפְעַף] noun masculine Jeremiah 9:17 eyelid (Late Hebrew id.; from fluttering ?); — only dual construct (see below) and suffix עַפְעַמַּי Job 16:16; Psalm 132:4, עַפְעַמֶּיךָ Proverbs 4:25; Proverbs 6:4, etc.; — eyelids, usually nearly = eyes (6t. "" עֵינַיִם), as weeping, עַפְעַמֵּינוּ Jeremiah 9:17; closed in sleep Psalm 132:4; Proverbs 6:4, compare of צַלְמָוֶת Job 16:16; looking Proverbs 4:25 compare Psalm 11:4 (of ׳י, testing men); used seductively by wanton women Proverbs 6:25; raised, in arrogance (' superciliousness ' Proverbs 30:13; figurative עַפְעַמֵּישָֿׁ֑חַר Job 3:9 eyelids of dawn, break of dawn, Job 41:10 (simile).

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List of Word Forms
בְּעַפְעַפֵּי־ בְּעַפְעַפֶּֽיהָ׃ בעפעפי־ בעפעפיה׃ וְ֝עַפְעַפֶּ֗יךָ וְ֝עַפְעַפָּ֗יו וְעַפְעַפֵּ֖ינוּ ועפעפיו ועפעפיך ועפעפינו כְּעַפְעַפֵּי־ כעפעפי־ לְֽעַפְעַפַּ֥י לְעַפְעַפֶּֽיךָ׃ לעפעפי לעפעפיך׃ עַפְעַפַּ֣י עַפְעַפָּ֥יו עפעפי עפעפיו ‘ap̄‘appāw ‘ap̄‘appay ‘ap̄·‘ap·pāw ‘ap̄·‘ap·pay afapPai afapPav bə‘ap̄‘appê- bə‘ap̄‘appehā bə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pê- bə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pe·hā beafappei beafapPeiha kə‘ap̄‘appê- kə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pê- keafappei lə‘ap̄‘appay lə‘ap̄‘appeḵā lə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pay lə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pe·ḵā leafapPai leafapPeicha veafapPav veafapPeicha veafapPeinu wə‘ap̄‘appāw wə‘ap̄‘appeḵā wə‘ap̄‘appênū wə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pāw wə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pe·ḵā wə·‘ap̄·‘ap·pê·nū
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