Sha'aph

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 07602 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
@aXa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Sha'aphTWOT - 2305,2306
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shaw-af' Verb
Definition
  1. to gasp, pant, pant after, long for, breathe heavily
    1. (Qal)
      1. to gasp, pant after, snuff up
      2. to gasp or pant (with desire), pant after, be eager for
      3. to thirst for one's blood (from actions of animals)(fig)
  2. to crush, trample, trample upon
    1. (Qal) to trample upon, crush
King James Word Usage - Total: 14
swallow up 6, snuff up 2, pant 2, earnestly desire 1, desire 1, devour 1, hast 1
KJV Verse Count
Job3
Psalms4
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah1
Jeremiah2
Ezekiel1
Amos2


Total14
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 Sha'aph". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .