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Lexicon :: Strong's H5587 - sᵊʿipâ

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סְעִפָּה
Transliteration
sᵊʿipâ
Pronunciation
saw-eef'
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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1527f

Variant Spellings

Variant spellings for this word: סעפה (Gesenius) שעפ (Strongs) סעף (Strongs)

Strong’s Definitions

סָעִף çâʻiph, saw-eef'; or שָׂעִף sâʻiph; from H5586; divided (in mind), i.e. (abstractly) a sentiment:—opinion.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x

The KJV translates Strong's H5587 in the following manner: thoughts (2x), opinion (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 3x
The KJV translates Strong's H5587 in the following manner: thoughts (2x), opinion (1x).
  1. ambivalence, division, divided opinion

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סָעִף çâʻiph, saw-eef'; or שָׂעִף sâʻiph; from H5586; divided (in mind), i.e. (abstractly) a sentiment:—opinion.
STRONGS H5587:
† [סְעִפָּה] noun feminine division, divided opinion; — plural absolute הַסּעִפִּים עַל־שְׁתֵּי 1 Kings 18:21 how long are ye limping on the two divided opinions (as on unequal legs; Greek Version of the LXX ταῖς ἰγνύαις seems an attempt to interpret the figurative; according to AlbrZAW xvi (1896) 75 ס really = legs).

שְׂעִפִּים noun [masculine] plural disquietings, = disquieting or excited thoughts; — שׂ׳ Job 4:13; suffix שְׂעִפַּי (Baer שְׂעִיפַּי) Job 20:2 (|| חוּשִׁי).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings

18:21

Job

4:13; 20:2

H5587

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5587 matches the Hebrew סְעִפָּה (sᵊʿipâ),
which occurs 3 times in 3 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:21 - And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye between two opinions? H5587 if the LORD be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:13 - In thoughts H5587 from the visions of the night, when deep sleep falleth on men,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 20:2 - Therefore do my thoughts H5587 cause me to answer, and for this I make haste.

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