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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4053 - מֶגְרָפָה

Word Origin
from (01640)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) shovel

1a) clod (that thrown by a shovel) (possible)

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1) NAS (1) HCS (1)
Joel 1
Joel 1
Joel 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2088) prc (גרפ GRP) AC: Sweep away CO: ? AB: ?: A carrying or taking away by flood or striking. [from: rc] (eng: grope; grapple; grab -with the exchange of the b and p)

V) prc (גרפ GRP) - Sweep away: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) sweep away - Strongs: H1640 (גָּרַף)

kf1) eprcm (מגרפה MGRPH) - Soil: When the floods sweep down the land, rich soil is deposited on the land. KJV (1): clod - Strongs: H4053 (מֶגְרָפָה)

ncm) pfrca (אגרופ AGRWP) - Fist: A sweeping away by striking. KJV (2): fist - Strongs: H106 (אֶגְרֹף)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מֶגְרָפָה] noun feminine shovel (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic מַגְרוֺפִיתָא; Arabic (see Lane)) only plural מֶגְרְפֹתֵיהֶם Joel 1:17 (Thes clods, after Jewish interpreters, so AV Revelation , compare however Mei Joel 100 f; ᵐ5 Me ארותיהם their cribs, of cattle; meaning of clause dubious).

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List of Word Forms
מֶגְרְפֹ֣תֵיהֶ֔ם מגרפתיהם meḡ·rə·p̄ō·ṯê·hem megreFoteiHem meḡrəp̄ōṯêhem
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