Chophniy

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   02652 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
ynpxfrom (02651)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChophniyNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khof-nee'   Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Hophni = "pugilist"
  1. one of the two sons of Eli who were priests at Shiloh and were noted for their brutality and lust; their sinfulness provoked a curse against their father's house and were judged by the Lord when they took the ark into battle; the ark was lost and both brothers were killed and Eli died when he heard the news
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 5
Hophni 5
 
  KJV Verse Count 
1 Samuel5


Total5
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 Chophniy". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .