The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 8227 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!pXfrom (08226)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShaphanTWOT - 2446a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
n m
  1. rock badger, coney, the hyrax n pr m
  2. secretary or scribe of king Josiah of Judah
  3. father of Ahikam in the time of king Josiah of Judah
    1. improbably the same as 2
  4. father of Elasah in the time of the prophet Jeremiah
    1. perhaps the same as 3
  5. a scribe and father of Gemariah
    1. perhaps the same as 2
  6. father of Jaazaniah in the time of Ezekiel
    1. perhaps the same as 2
NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
shaphan 2, shephanim 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 Shaphan". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .