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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3244 - יַנְשׁוֹף

yanshûph, yanshôph
yan-shoof', yan-shofe'  
Word Origin
apparently from (05398)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) great owl, eared owl

1a) an unclean animal

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 1
Isaiah 1
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 1
Isaiah 1
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 1
Isaiah 1
n-cms 3
n-cms 3
n-cms 3

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2444) psn (נסהפ NShP) AC: Blow CO: Twilight AB: ?: The cool breeze that blows at twilight.

V) psn (נסהפ NShP) - Blow: KJV (2): (vf: Paal) blow - Strongs: H5398 (נָשַׁף)

Nm) psn (נסהפ NShP) - Twilight: Dusk or dawn. KJV (12): twilight, night, dark, dawn - Strongs: H5399 (נֶשֶׁף)

tcm) pfsni (ינסהופ YNShWP) - Yanshoph: An unknown bird. KJV (3): owl - Strongs: H3244 (יַנְשׁוֹף)

tdm) pfsni (ינסהופ YNShWP) - Yanshuph: An unknown bird. KJV (3): owl - Strongs: H3244 (יַנְשׁוֹף)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יַנְשׁוּף and ( Isaiah 34:11) יַנְשׁוֺף noun [masculine] a bird (with harsh, strident note ? Bo Heroz, ii. 284; ed. Rosenm. iii. 29, Tristr NHB 192 think of נֶשֶׁף — i.e. a twilight bird; on formative compare Lag BN 127 Ba NB 231); — unclean Leviticus 11:17; Deuteronomy 14:16; inhabiting deserts Isaiah 34:11. Probably a kind of owl Bo l.c., ' Great Owl,' Egyptian Eagle-owl ( bubo ascalaphus) Tristr l.c. compare ᵑ6ᵑ7 Di Dr - White Hpt (Leviticus), > ᵐ5. ᵑ9 Leviticus , Isaiah ibis.

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List of Word Forms
הַיַּנְשֽׁוּף׃ הַיַּנְשׁ֖וּף הינשוף הינשוף׃ וְיַנְשׁ֥וֹף וינשוף haiyanShuf hay·yan·šūp̄ hayyanšūp̄ veyanShof wə·yan·šō·wp̄ wəyanšōwp̄
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