The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2652 Browse Lexicon 
Original WordWord Origin
ynpxfrom (02651)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khof-nee'   Proper Name Masculine
Hophni = "pugilist"
  1. one of the two sons of Eli who were priests at Shiloh and were noted for their brutality and lust; their sinfulness provoked a curse against their father's house and were judged by the Lord when they took the ark into battle; the ark was lost and both brothers were killed and Eli died when he heard the news
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
Hophni 5
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel5

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 Chophniy". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .