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Kaphtor

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3731  
Original WordWord Origin
rtpkapparently the same as (03730)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KaphtorTWOT - 1028
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kaf-tore'   Proper Name Location
 Definition
Caphtor = "a crown"
  1. the original home of the Philistines, perhaps on the southwest coast of Asia Minor, maybe in Egypt or close by, or more probably on the island of Crete
  2. (TWOT) the island of Crete, homeland or staging area of the Philistines
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 3
Caphtor 3
 
NAS Verse Count
Deuteronomy1
Jeremiah1
Amos1


Total3
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 Kaphtor". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .