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Lexicon :: Strong's H8609 - tāp̄ar

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 2537

Strong’s Definitions

תָּפַר tâphar, taw-far'; a primitive root; to sew:—(women that) sew (together).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x

The KJV translates Strong's H8609 in the following manner: sew (4x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 4x
The KJV translates Strong's H8609 in the following manner: sew (4x).
  1. to sew together

    1. (Qal) to sew, sew together

    2. (Piel)

      1. to sew

      2. sewing (participle)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תָּפַר tâphar, taw-far'; a primitive root; to sew:—(women that) sew (together).
† [תָּפַר] verb sew together (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic תְּפַר); —
Qal Imperfect 3rd person masculine plural וַיִּתְפְרוּ Genesis 3:7 (J) they sewed together fig-leaves (accusative); Perfect 1st person singular תָּפַ֫רְתִּי Job 16:15, with accusative + עֲלֵי, sackcloth I have sewed upon my skin; Infinitive construct לִתְפּוֹר עֵת Ecclesiastes 3:6 a time to sew together (opposed to קָרַע).
Pi. Participle as substantive feminine plural מְתַפְּרוֹת Ezekiel 13:18 those who keep sewing, with accusative + עַל.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8609 matches the Hebrew תָּפַר (tāp̄ar),
which occurs 4 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:7 - Then the eyes of both of them were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed H8609 fig leaves together H8609 and made themselves waist coverings.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 16:15 - “I have sewed H8609 sackcloth over my skin,
And thrust my horn in the dust.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 3:7 - A time to tear apart and a time to sew H8609 together H8609;
A time to be silent and a time to speak.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:18 - and say, ‘This is what the Lord GOD says: “Woe to the women who sew H8609 magic bands on [fn]all wrists and make veils for the heads of persons of every stature to capture souls! Will you capture the souls of My people, but keep the souls of others alive for yourselves?

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