The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 7828 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
@xXfrom an unused root meaning to peel, i.e. emaciate
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShachaphTWOT - 2365a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shakh'-af Noun Masculine
  1. a ceremonially unclean bird
    1. cuckow, gull, seagull, sea-mew
    2. maybe an extinct bird, exact meaning unknown
NAS Word Usage - Total: 2
sea gull 2
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 Shachaph". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .