The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 03727 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
trppkfrom (03722)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
KapporethTWOT - 1023c
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
kap-po'-reth Noun Feminine
  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
King James Word Usage - Total: 27
mercy seat 26, mercy seatward 1
KJV Verse Count
1 Chronicles1

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 KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .

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