Caphah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 05595 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hpoa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
CaphahTWOT - 1531
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
saw-faw' Verb
Definition
  1. to sweep or snatch away, catch up, destroy, consume
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be snatched away
      2. to sweep or snatch away
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be swept away, be destroyed
      2. to be caught up, be captured
    3. (Hiphil) to catch up, gather
King James Word Usage - Total: 20
consume 6, destroy 5, add 3, perish 2, augment 1, heap 1, joined 1, put 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis4
Numbers2
Deuteronomy2
1 Samuel3
1 Chronicles1
Psalms1
Proverbs1
Isaiah4
Jeremiah2


Total20
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Caphah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .