Kapporeth

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   3727  
Original WordWord Origin
trppkfrom (03722)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KapporethTWOT - 1023c
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kap-po'-reth   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. mercy-seat, place of atonement
    1. the golden plate of propitiation on which the High Priest sprinkled the seat 7 times on the Day of Atonement symbolically reconciling Jehovah and His chosen people
      1. the slab of gold on top of the ark of the covenant which measured 2.5 by 1.5 cubits; on it and part of it were the two golden cherubim facing each other whose outstretched wings came together above and constituted the throne of God
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 27
mercy seat 27
 
NAS Verse Count
Exodus16
Leviticus4
Numbers1
1 Chronicles1


Total22
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 Kapporeth". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .