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The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   5848  
Original WordWord Origin
עָטַףa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`ataphTWOT - 1605,1606,1607
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-taf'   Verb
  1. to turn aside
    1. (Qal) to turn aside, turn (in order to cover)
  2. to envelop oneself
    1. (Qal) to envelop oneself, cover
  3. to be feeble, be faint, grow weak
    1. (Qal) to be feeble, be faint
    2. (Niphal) to faint
    3. (Hiphil) to show feebleness
    4. (Hithpael) to faint, faint away
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 1
turns 1
NAS Verse Count

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 `ataph". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .