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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7502 - רָפַד

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to spread

1a) (Qal) to spread

1b) (Piel) to spread out, support

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4766 ‑ στρωννύω (strone'‑noo‑mee);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Job 2
Song of Solomon 1
Job 2
Song of Solomon 1
Job 2
Song of Solomon 1
v-pp1cs 1
v-qi3ms 1
v-pp1cs 1
v-qi3ms 1
v-pp1cs 1
v-qi3ms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2785) dpr (רפד RPD) AC: Spread CO: ? AB: ?: A spreading out such as a sheet for a bed. [from: br- spread out]

V) dpr (רפד RPD) - Spread: KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Piel) spread, make, comfort - Strongs: H7502 (רָפַד)

bf1) edipr (רפידה RPYDH) - Bottom: As spread out. KJV (1): bottom - Strongs: H7507 (רְפִידָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [רָפַד] verb spread (Assyrian rapâdu, stretch oneself; Arabic prop up, support, aid, give, compare

Pi`el below; Sabean רפדת plural protection, guard, CIS iv, no. 40,3, compare ארפד terraces DHM Hofmus.); —

Qal Imperfect 3 masculine singular יִרְמַּד Job 41:22 he (the crocodile) spreadeth a threshing-sledge upon the mud (leaves marks upon it from his scales).

Pi`el Perfect 1south of couch (figurative) רִמַּדְתּי יְצוּעָ֑י Job 17:13; then ( spread out any support, hence) Imperative masculine plural suffix רַמְּדוּנִי Song of Solomon 2:5 support me with apples ("" סַמְּכוּ).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

רָפַד fut. יִרְפַּד to strew, to spread out, Job 41:22 (cogn. to רָבַד).


(1) to spread out a bed, Job 17:13.

(2) to support, i.e. to refresh a wearied person, Song of Solomon 2:5. Compare סָעַד No. 2.

Derivatives, רְפִידָה and the geogr. names רְפִידִים, אַרְפָּד.


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List of Word Forms
יִרְפַּ֖ד ירפד רִפַּ֥דְתִּי רַפְּד֖וּנִי רפדוני רפדתי rap·pə·ḏū·nî rappeDuni rappəḏūnî rip·paḏ·tî ripPadti rippaḏtî yir·paḏ yirPad yirpaḏ
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