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Lexicon :: Strong's H2659 - ḥāp̄ēr

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חָפֵר
Transliteration
ḥāp̄ēr
Pronunciation
khaw-fare'
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root [perhaps rath, the same as חָפַר (H2658) through the idea of detection]
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 715

Strong’s Definitions

חָפֵר châphêr, khaw-fare'; a primitive root (perhaps rather the same as H2658 through the idea of detection); to blush; figuratively, to be ashamed, disappointed; causatively, to shame, reproach:—be ashamed, be confounded, be brought to confusion (unto shame), come (be put to) shame, bring reproach.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H2659 in the following manner: confounded (6x), ashamed (4x), shame (4x), confusion (2x), reproach (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H2659 in the following manner: confounded (6x), ashamed (4x), shame (4x), confusion (2x), reproach (1x).
  1. to be ashamed, be confounded, be abashed, feel abashed

    1. (Qal) to be ashamed, be abashed

    2. (Hiphil) to display shame, demonstrate shame, cause embarrassment

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חָפֵר châphêr, khaw-fare'; a primitive root (perhaps rather the same as H2658 through the idea of detection); to blush; figuratively, to be ashamed, disappointed; causatively, to shame, reproach:—be ashamed, be confounded, be brought to confusion (unto shame), come (be put to) shame, bring reproach.
STRONGS H2659:
† II. [חָפֵר] verb be abashed, ashamed (Targum חֲפַר Proverbs 13:5, מַחְמְּרָנָא one causing shame Proverbs 19:26; Syriac rfpo, especially Aph. be ashamed, put to shame; Arabic خَغَرَ be bashful, خَغِرً shy, bashful; Ethiopic ኀፈረ፡ be ashamed, blush) —
Qal Perfect 3rd person feminine singular חָֽפְרָה Jeremiah 50:12; וְחָֽפְרָה consecutive Isaiah 24:23; וְחָפֵ֑רָה Jeremiah 15:9; חָֽפְרוּ Psalm 71:24; וְחָֽפְרוּ consecutive Micah 3:7; Imperfect יַחְפְּרוּ Psalm 35:4 + 4 times; יֶחְפָּ֑רוּ Psalm 34:6; וַיֶּחְפָּ֑רוּ Job 6:20; תַּחְפְּרוּ Isaiah 1:29; — be abashed, ashamed, said of face Psalm 34:6 (avoided by looking to י׳); elsewhere always || בּוֺשׁ, of enemies of righteousness Psalm 71:24; Psalm 35:4; Psalm 35:26; Psalm 40:15Psalm 70:3; Psalm 83:18; of idolaters Isaiah 1:29; diviners Micah 3:7; of distressed Jerusalem Jeremiah 15:9; so of Babylon Jeremiah 50:12; of moon Isaiah 24:33; be put to shame (disappointment), of caravans looking for water Job 6:20.
Hiph. Perfect הֶחְפִּיר Isaiah 33:9; Imperfect יַחְפִּיר Proverbs 13:5; תַּחְפִּ֫ירִי Isaiah 54:4; Participle מַחְפִּיר Proverbs 19:26; — display shame, figurative of Lebanon Isaiah 33:9 (|| קָמַ֑ל 'dried up' Che); of Israel Isaiah 54:4 (|| בּוֺשׁ Qal); of an unfilial son, cause shame Proverbs 19:26 (|| מֵבִישׁ); compare Proverbs 13:5 of wicked (|| יבאישׁ : see באשׁ Hiph. above).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Job

6:20; 6:20

Psalms

34:6; 34:6; 35:4; 35:4; 35:26; 40:15; 70:3; 71:24; 71:24; 83:18

Proverbs

13:5; 13:5; 13:5; 19:26; 19:26; 19:26

Isaiah

1:29; 1:29; 24:23; 33:9; 33:9; 54:4; 54:4

Jeremiah

15:9; 15:9; 50:12; 50:12

Micah

3:7; 3:7

H2659

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2659 matches the Hebrew חָפֵר (ḥāp̄ēr),
which occurs 17 times in 17 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:20 - “They were put to shame, for they had trusted,
They came there and were humiliated H2659.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:5 - They looked to Him and were radiant,
And their faces will never be ashamed H2659.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:4 - Let those be ashamed and dishonored who seek my [fn]life;
Let those be turned back and humiliated who devise evil against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:26 - May those be ashamed and altogether humiliated H2659 who rejoice at my distress;
May those who exalt themselves over me be clothed with shame and dishonor.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:14 - May those be ashamed and humiliated together
Who seek my [fn]life to destroy it;
May those be turned back and dishonored
Who delight [fn]in my hurt.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 70:2 - May those who seek my [fn]life
Be put to shame and humiliated H2659;
May those who delight [fn]in my harm
Be turned back and dishonored.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:24 - My tongue also will tell of Your righteousness all day long;
For they are put to shame, for they are humiliated H2659 who seek [fn]my harm.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 83:17 - May they be ashamed and dismayed forever,
And may they be humiliated H2659 and perish,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:5 - A righteous person hates a false statement,
But a wicked person [fn]acts disgustingly and shamefully H2659.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 19:26 - He who assaults his father and drives his mother away
Is a shameful and disgraceful H2659 son.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:29 - [fn]You certainly will be ashamed of the [fn]oaks which you have desired,
And you will be embarrassed H2659 by the gardens which you have chosen.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:23 - Then the moon will be ashamed H2659 and the sun be put to shame,
For the LORD of armies will reign on Mount Zion and in Jerusalem,
And His glory will be before His elders.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 33:9 - The land mourns and wastes away,
Lebanon is shamed H2659 and withers;
Sharon is like a desert plain,
And Bashan and Carmel [fn]lose their foliage.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 54:4 - “Fear not, for you will not be put to shame;
And do not feel humiliated, for you will not be disgraced H2659;
But you will forget the shame of your youth,
And no longer remember the disgrace of your widowhood.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:9 - “She who gave birth to seven sons withers away;
[fn]Her breathing is labored.
Her sun has set while it was still day;
She has been shamed and humiliated H2659.
So I will turn over their survivors to the sword
Before their enemies,” declares the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:12 - Your mother [fn]will be greatly ashamed,
She who gave you birth [fn]will be humiliated H2659.
Behold, she will be the least of the nations,
A wilderness, a dry land and a desert.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 3:7 - The seers will be put to shame,
And the diviners will be ashamed H2659.
Indeed, they will all cover their [fn]lips
Because there is no answer from God.

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