Chaphas

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 02664 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
Xpxa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChaphasTWOT - 716
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-fas' Verb
Definition
  1. to search, search for, to search out, disguise oneself
    1. (Qal)
      1. to search for
      2. to think out, devise
      3. to search, test
    2. (Niphal) to be searched out, be exposed
    3. (Piel) to search, search through, search for
    4. (Pual) to be searched for, be sought out
    5. (Hithpael)
      1. to disguise oneself
      2. to let oneself be searched for
King James Word Usage - Total: 23
search 11, disguise 7, search out 2, changed 1, diligent 1, hidden 1
KJV Verse Count
Genesis2
1 Samuel2
1 Kings3
2 Kings1
2 Chronicles2
Job1
Psalms2
Proverbs3
Lamentations1
Amos1
Obadiah1
Zephaniah1


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 Chaphas". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .