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kaf "k": The 11th letter of the Hebrew alphabet; transliterated in this Encyclopedia as "k", with daghesh, and "kh" (=German ch) without daghesh. It came also to be used for the number 20. For name, etc., see ALPHABET.

Strong's Hebrew
3709. kaph -- hollow or flat of the hand, palm, sole (of the foot) ...
... kaph. 3710 . hollow or flat of the hand, palm, sole (of the foot), a pan.
Transliteration: kaph Phonetic Spelling: (kaf) Short Definition: hands. ... kaph. 3710 ...
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3027. yad -- hand
... A primitive word; a hand (the open one (indicating power, means, direction, etc.),
in distinction from kaph, the closed one); used (as noun, adverb, etc.) In a ...
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3712. kippah -- a branch, frond (of a palm tree)
... Word Origin fem. of kaph Definition a branch, frond (of a palm tree) NASB Word Usage
palm branch (3). branch. Feminine of kaph; a leaf of a palm-tree -- branch. ...
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... 3:Pronounced: Kelchits. The ch is a guttural like the Hebrew kaph, or like ch in
the word loch. 4 A common saying in Peter's day. 5 Pronounced Rockitsanna. ...
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Thoughts Upon Worldly Riches. Sect. I.
... And Apollodorus, alla echedon te to kaph?laion ton kakon eirekas ek philarguri?,
gar pant' eni; When thou speakestl of the Love of Money, thou mentionest the ...
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Chapter xx
... In the latter expression the word for "hand," kaph, signifies "the palm of the hand,"
consequently, not even hidden uncleanness within the hand, "therefore ...
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Appendix v. Rabbinic Theology and Literature
... Beth, Gimel, Daleth, Kaph, Pe, Resh, Tau, which are, or where in Hebrew capable
of modification by a Dagesh - but this also must be mystically understood) and ...
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The Apocalypse.
... The Hebrew Aleph counts 1, Beth 2, etc., Yodh 10; but Kaph (the eleventh
letter) counts 20, Resh (the twentieth letter) 200, etc. ...
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Kaph (1 Occurrence)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia KAPH. ... For name, etc., see ALPHABET.
Multi-Version Concordance Kaph (1 Occurrence). Psalms 119:81 KAPH. ...
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Paw (4 Occurrences)
... po (kaph, literally, "palm," yadh, literally, "hand"): The former (kaph) is applied
to the soft paws of animals in contradistinction to the hoofs (Leviticus 11 ...
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Hollow (35 Occurrences)
... hol'-o (kaph, nabhabh): "Hollow" is the translation of kaph, "hollow" (Genesis
32:25, 32, "the hollow of his thigh," the hip-pan or socket, over the sciatic ...
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Kanah (3 Occurrences)

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Zebidah (1 Occurrence)
... Nereiou ek Rhama; here the name of the king's mother = Hebrew zekhurah, due to a
confusion of the Hebrew letter kaph (k) with the Hebrew letter beth (b), and ...
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Kar (1 Occurrence)

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Pineth (3 Occurrences)
... cry out unto the living God. (See JPS). Psalms 119:81 KAPH. My soul fainteth
for thy salvation; But I hope in thy word. (See JPS). ...
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Palm (49 Occurrences)
... pam (kaph): The Hebrew word which is used in a variety of senses (see HAND; PAW)
is usually translated "hand" in English Versions of the Bible, but the ...
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Spoon (13 Occurrences)
... spoon (kaph; Septuagint thuiske, except in Jeremiah 52:18, where it is kreagra,
literally, "fork"): A hollow vessel, a censer; a small vessel in which incense ...
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Hand (14438 Occurrences)
... 23. (vt) To furl; -- said of a sail. 24. (vi) To cooperate. Int. Standard Bible
Encyclopedia. HAND. (yadh, "hand"; kaph, "the hollow hand," "palm"; yamin, "the ...
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Bible Concordance
Kaph (1 Occurrence)

Psalms 119:81 KAPH. My soul fainteth for thy salvation; 'But' I hope in thy word.



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