5601. sappir
Strong's Concordance
sappir: a sapphire
Original Word: סַפִּיר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: sappir
Phonetic Spelling: (sap-peer')
Short Definition: sapphire
סַמִּיר noun [masculine] sapphire, perhaps also lapis lazuli (compare DiExodus 24:10 NowArchaeology i. 131) (Late Hebrew id., and סַמְמִּירִינוֺן; ᵑ7 סַמִּרִינוֺן; ᵑ6 ; loan-word from Sanskrit canipriya according to LagGes. Abh. 72 LewyFremdw. 56 compare Greek σάπφειρος); — absolute ׳ס Exodus 24:10 8t.; pluralסַמִּירִים Isaiah 54:11; Songs 5:14; — with other jewels as ornaments of prince Ezekiel 28:13; in high priest's breastplate Exodus 28:18; Exodus 39:11; found in mines Job 28:6, costly Job 28:16 compare Isaiah 54:11; taking high polish Lamentations 4:7 (in figurative); שֵׁן מְעֻלֶּפֶת סַמִּירִים Songs 5:14 ivory covered with sapphires (in figurative); lapis lazuli, according to Hi BU Du and others in Job 28:6 (עַפְרֹת זָהָב לוֺ being understood of sparkling crystals of iron pyrites in this), but see Di; lapis lazuli may be intended in ׳לִבְנַת הַסּ Exodus 24:10 (J) pavement of sapphire (in theoph.), compare ׳אֶבֶןסֿ Ezekiel 1:26; Ezekiel 10:1.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From caphar; a gem (perhaps used for scratching other substances), probably the sapphire -- sapphire.

see HEBREW caphar

Forms and Transliterations
בַּסַּפִּירִֽים׃ בספירים׃ הַסַּפִּ֔יר הספיר וְסַפִּֽיר׃ וספיר׃ סַפִּ֔יר סַפִּ֖יר סַפִּ֣יר סַפִּ֥יר סַפִּירִֽים׃ ספיר ספירים׃ bas·sap·pî·rîm bassappiRim bassappîrîm has·sap·pîr hassapPir hassappîr sap·pî·rîm sap·pîr sapPir sappîr sappiRim sappîrîm vesapPir wə·sap·pîr wəsappîr
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11 Occurrences

bas·sap·pî·rîm — 1 Occ.
has·sap·pîr — 1 Occ.
sap·pîr — 7 Occ.
sap·pî·rîm — 1 Occ.
wə·sap·pîr — 1 Occ.

Exodus 24:10
HEB: כְּמַעֲשֵׂה֙ לִבְנַ֣ת הַסַּפִּ֔יר וּכְעֶ֥צֶם הַשָּׁמַ֖יִם
NAS: there appeared to be a pavement of sapphire, as clear
KJV: work of a sapphire stone, and as it were the body
INT: work paved of sapphire itself as the sky

Exodus 28:18
HEB: הַשֵּׁנִ֑י נֹ֥פֶךְ סַפִּ֖יר וְיָהֲלֹֽם׃
NAS: a turquoise, a sapphire and a diamond;
KJV: [shall be] an emerald, a sapphire, and a diamond.
INT: and the second A turquoise A sapphire diamond

Exodus 39:11
HEB: הַשֵּׁנִ֑י נֹ֥פֶךְ סַפִּ֖יר וְיָהֲלֹֽם׃
NAS: a turquoise, a sapphire and a diamond;
KJV: an emerald, a sapphire, and a diamond.
INT: and the second A turquoise A sapphire diamond

Job 28:6
HEB: מְקוֹם־ סַפִּ֥יר אֲבָנֶ֑יהָ וְעַפְרֹ֖ת
NAS: are the source of sapphires, And its dust
KJV: of it [are] the place of sapphires: and it hath dust
INT: are the source of sapphires rocks dust

Job 28:16
HEB: בְּשֹׁ֖הַם יָקָ֣ר וְסַפִּֽיר׃
NAS: In precious onyx, or sapphire.
KJV: onyx, or the sapphire.
INT: onyx precious sapphire

Songs 5:14
HEB: שֵׁ֔ן מְעֻלֶּ֖פֶת סַפִּירִֽים׃
NAS: ivory Inlaid with sapphires.
KJV: ivory overlaid [with] sapphires.
INT: ivory Inlaid sapphires

Isaiah 54:11
HEB: אֲבָנַ֔יִךְ וִיסַדְתִּ֖יךְ בַּסַּפִּירִֽים׃
NAS: And your foundations I will lay in sapphires.
KJV: and lay thy foundations with sapphires.
INT: your stones and your foundations sapphires

Lamentations 4:7
HEB: עֶ֙צֶם֙ מִפְּנִינִ֔ים סַפִּ֖יר גִּזְרָתָֽם׃ ס
NAS: Their polishing [was like] lapis lazuli.
KJV: their polishing [was] of sapphire:
INT: body corals lapis their polishing

Ezekiel 1:26
HEB: כְּמַרְאֵ֥ה אֶֽבֶן־ סַפִּ֖יר דְּמ֣וּת כִּסֵּ֑א
KJV: as the appearance of a sapphire stone:
INT: appearance stone of a sapphire something A throne

Ezekiel 10:1
HEB: הַכְּרֻבִ֔ים כְּאֶ֣בֶן סַפִּ֔יר כְּמַרְאֵ֖ה דְּמ֣וּת
NAS: of the cherubim something like a sapphire stone,
KJV: there appeared over them as it were a sapphire stone,
INT: of the cherubim stone A sapphire appearance resembling

Ezekiel 28:13
HEB: שֹׁ֙הַם֙ וְיָ֣שְׁפֵ֔ה סַפִּ֣יר נֹ֔פֶךְ וּבָרְקַ֖ת
NAS: and the jasper; The lapis lazuli, the turquoise
KJV: and the jasper, the sapphire, the emerald,
INT: the onyx and the jasper the lapis the turquoise and the emerald

11 Occurrences

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