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Lexicon :: Strong's H6083 - `aphar


ä·fär' (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1664a

KJV Translation Count — Total: 110x
The KJV translates Strongs H6083 in the following manner: dust (93x), earth (7x), powder (3x), rubbish (2x), ashes (2x), morter (2x), ground (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. dry earth, dust, powder, ashes, earth, ground, mortar, rubbish

    1. dry or loose earth

    2. debris

    3. mortar

    4. ore

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עָפָר ʻâphâr, aw-fawr'; from H6080; dust (as powdered or gray); hence, clay, earth, mud:—ashes, dust, earth, ground, morter, powder, rubbish.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H6083 matches the Hebrew עָפָר (`aphar),
which occurs 110 times in 103 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 3 (Gen 2:7–Job 27:16)

Tools specific to Gen 2:7

Gen 2:7

And the LORD God formed man of the dust H6083 of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and man became a living soul.

Tools specific to Gen 3:14

Gen 3:14

And the LORD God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust H6083 shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:

Tools specific to Gen 3:19

Gen 3:19

In the sweat of thy face shalt thou eat bread, till thou return unto the ground; for out of it wast thou taken: for dust H6083 thou art, and unto dust H6083 shalt thou return.

Tools specific to Gen 13:16

Gen 13:16

And I will make thy seed as the dust H6083 of the earth: so that if a man can number the dust H6083 of the earth, then shall thy seed also be numbered.

Tools specific to Gen 18:27

Gen 18:27

And Abraham answered and said, Behold now, I have taken upon me to speak unto the Lord, which am but dust H6083 and ashes:

Tools specific to Gen 26:15

Gen 26:15

For all the wells which his father's servants had digged in the days of Abraham his father, the Philistines had stopped them, and filled them with earth. H6083

Tools specific to Gen 28:14

Gen 28:14

And thy seed shall be as the dust H6083 of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad to the west, and to the east, and to the north, and to the south: and in thee and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.

Tools specific to Exo 8:16

Exo 8:16

And the LORD said unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Stretch out thy rod, and smite the dust H6083 of the land, that it may become lice throughout all the land of Egypt.

Tools specific to Exo 8:17

Exo 8:17

And they did so; for Aaron stretched out his hand with his rod, and smote the dust H6083 of the earth, and it became lice in man, and in beast; all the dust H6083 of the land became lice throughout all the land of Egypt.

Tools specific to Lev 14:41

Lev 14:41

And he shall cause the house to be scraped within round about, and they shall pour out the dust H6083 that they scrape off without the city into an unclean place:

Tools specific to Lev 14:42

Lev 14:42

And they shall take other stones, and put them in the place of those stones; and he shall take other morter, H6083 and shall plaister the house.

Tools specific to Lev 14:45

Lev 14:45

And he shall break down the house, the stones of it, and the timber thereof, and all the morter H6083 of the house; and he shall carry them forth out of the city into an unclean place.

Tools specific to Lev 17:13

Lev 17:13

And whatsoever man there be of the children of Israel, or of the strangers that sojourn among you, which hunteth and catcheth any beast or fowl that may be eaten; he shall even pour out the blood thereof, and cover it with dust. H6083

Tools specific to Num 5:17

Num 5:17

And the priest shall take holy water in an earthen vessel; and of the dust H6083 that is in the floor of the tabernacle the priest shall take, and put it into the water:

Tools specific to Num 19:17

Num 19:17

And for an unclean person they shall take of the ashes H6083 of the burnt heifer of purification for sin, and running water shall be put thereto in a vessel:

Tools specific to Num 23:10

Num 23:10

Who can count the dust H6083 of Jacob, and the number of the fourth part of Israel? Let me die the death of the righteous, and let my last end be like his!

Tools specific to Deu 9:21

Deu 9:21

And I took your sin, the calf which ye had made, and burnt it with fire, and stamped it, and ground it very small, even until it was as small as dust: H6083 and I cast the dust H6083 thereof into the brook that descended out of the mount.

Tools specific to Deu 28:24

Deu 28:24

The LORD shall make the rain of thy land powder and dust: H6083 from heaven shall it come down upon thee, until thou be destroyed.

Tools specific to Deu 32:24

Deu 32:24

They shall be burnt with hunger, and devoured with burning heat, and with bitter destruction: I will also send the teeth of beasts upon them, with the poison of serpents of the dust. H6083

Tools specific to Jos 7:6

Jos 7:6

And Joshua rent his clothes, and fell to the earth upon his face before the ark of the LORD until the eventide, he and the elders of Israel, and put dust H6083 upon their heads.

Tools specific to 1Sa 2:8

1Sa 2:8

He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, H6083 and lifteth up the beggar from the dunghill, to set them among princes, and to make them inherit the throne of glory: for the pillars of the earth are the LORD'S, and he hath set the world upon them.

Tools specific to 2Sa 16:13

2Sa 16:13

And as David and his men went by the way, Shimei went along on the hill's side over against him, and cursed as he went, and threw stones at him, and cast dust. H6083

Tools specific to 2Sa 22:43

2Sa 22:43

Then did I beat them as small as the dust H6083 of the earth, I did stamp them as the mire of the street, and did spread them abroad.

Tools specific to 1Ki 16:2

1Ki 16:2

Forasmuch as I exalted thee out of the dust, H6083 and made thee prince over my people Israel; and thou hast walked in the way of Jeroboam, and hast made my people Israel to sin, to provoke me to anger with their sins;

Tools specific to 1Ki 18:38

1Ki 18:38

Then the fire of the LORD fell, and consumed the burnt sacrifice, and the wood, and the stones, and the dust, H6083 and licked up the water that was in the trench.

Tools specific to 1Ki 20:10

1Ki 20:10

And Benhadad sent unto him, and said, The gods do so unto me, and more also, if the dust H6083 of Samaria shall suffice for handfuls for all the people that follow me.

Tools specific to 2Ki 13:7

2Ki 13:7

Neither did he leave of the people to Jehoahaz but fifty horsemen, and ten chariots, and ten thousand footmen; for the king of Syria had destroyed them, and had made them like the dust H6083 by threshing.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:4

2Ki 23:4

And the king commanded Hilkiah the high priest, and the priests of the second order, and the keepers of the door, to bring forth out of the temple of the LORD all the vessels that were made for Baal, and for the grove, and for all the host of heaven: and he burned them without Jerusalem in the fields of Kidron, and carried the ashes H6083 of them unto Bethel.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:6

2Ki 23:6

And he brought out the grove from the house of the LORD, without Jerusalem, unto the brook Kidron, and burned it at the brook Kidron, and stamped it small to powder, H6083 and cast the powder H6083 thereof upon the graves of the children of the people.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:12

2Ki 23:12

And the altars that were on the top of the upper chamber of Ahaz, which the kings of Judah had made, and the altars which Manasseh had made in the two courts of the house of the LORD, did the king beat down, and brake them down from thence, and cast the dust H6083 of them into the brook Kidron.

Tools specific to 2Ki 23:15

2Ki 23:15

Moreover the altar that was at Bethel, and the high place which Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin, had made, both that altar and the high place he brake down, and burned the high place, and stamped it small to powder, H6083 and burned the grove.

Tools specific to 2Ch 1:9

2Ch 1:9

Now, O LORD God, let thy promise unto David my father be established: for thou hast made me king over a people like the dust H6083 of the earth in multitude.

Tools specific to Neh 4:2

Neh 4:2

And he spake before his brethren and the army of Samaria, and said, What do these feeble Jews? will they fortify themselves? will they sacrifice? will they make an end in a day? will they revive the stones out of the heaps of the rubbish H6083 which are burned?

Tools specific to Neh 4:10

Neh 4:10

And Judah said, The strength of the bearers of burdens is decayed, and there is much rubbish; H6083 so that we are not able to build the wall.

Tools specific to Job 2:12

Job 2:12

And when they lifted up their eyes afar off, and knew him not, they lifted up their voice, and wept; and they rent every one his mantle, and sprinkled dust H6083 upon their heads toward heaven.

Tools specific to Job 4:19

Job 4:19

How much less in them that dwell in houses of clay, whose foundation is in the dust, H6083 which are crushed before the moth?

Tools specific to Job 5:6

Job 5:6

Although affliction cometh not forth of the dust, H6083 neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;

Tools specific to Job 7:5

Job 7:5

My flesh is clothed with worms and clods of dust; H6083 my skin is broken, and become loathsome.

Tools specific to Job 7:21

Job 7:21

And why dost thou not pardon my transgression, and take away mine iniquity? for now shall I sleep in the dust; H6083 and thou shalt seek me in the morning, but I shall not be.

Tools specific to Job 8:19

Job 8:19

Behold, this is the joy of his way, and out of the earth H6083 shall others grow.

Tools specific to Job 10:9

Job 10:9

Remember, I beseech thee, that thou hast made me as the clay; and wilt thou bring me into dust H6083 again?

Tools specific to Job 14:8

Job 14:8

Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground; H6083

Tools specific to Job 14:19

Job 14:19

The waters wear the stones: thou washest away the things which grow out of the dust H6083 of the earth; and thou destroyest the hope of man.

Tools specific to Job 16:15

Job 16:15

I have sewed sackcloth upon my skin, and defiled my horn in the dust. H6083

Tools specific to Job 17:16

Job 17:16

They shall go down to the bars of the pit, when our rest together is in the dust. H6083

Tools specific to Job 19:25

Job 19:25

For I know that my redeemer liveth, and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth: H6083

Tools specific to Job 20:11

Job 20:11

His bones are full of the sin of his youth, which shall lie down with him in the dust. H6083

Tools specific to Job 21:26

Job 21:26

They shall lie down alike in the dust, H6083 and the worms shall cover them.

Tools specific to Job 22:24

Job 22:24

Then shalt thou lay up gold as dust, H6083 and the gold of Ophir as the stones of the brooks.

Tools specific to Job 27:16

Job 27:16

Though he heap up silver as the dust, H6083 and prepare raiment as the clay;

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 2:7–Job 27:16

2. Job 28:2–Mic 7:17

3. Hab 1:10–Zec 9:3

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