1614. gophrith
Strong's Concordance
gophrith: brimstone
Original Word: גָּפְרִית
Part of Speech: Noun Feminine
Transliteration: gophrith
Phonetic Spelling: (gof-reeth')
Definition: brimstone
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as gopher
NASB Translation
brimstone (7).

גָּפְרִית noun feminine brimstone (Aramaic גּוּפְרִיתָא, also כבריתא, כובריתא, , ; Arabic (certainly foreign word); derived from (כֹּפֶר), גֹּפֶר by Thes Rob-Ges, compare Di Genesis 6:14; i.e. pitch, and then other combustibles, especially sulphur; Lagl.c. thinks from Bactrian vohûkereti) — גָּפְרִית Genesis 19:24 6t. — brimstone, after הִמְטִיר Genesis 19:24 (J), figurative of judgment Psalm 11:6; Ezekiel 38:22 (in all "" אֵשׁ etc.), compare also Job 18:15; Isaiah 34:9, & Deuteronomy 29:22; ׳נַחַל ג simile for the destroying breath of ׳י Isaiah 30:33.

גֵּר see below I. גור.

גִּר see below גיר.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Probably feminine of gopher; properly, cypress- resin; by analogy, sulphur (as equally inflammable) -- brimstone.

see HEBREW gopher

Forms and Transliterations
גָּפְרִ֔ית גָּפְרִ֣ית גָפְרִֽית׃ גפרית גפרית׃ וְ֭גָפְרִית וְגָפְרִ֗ית וגפרית לְגָפְרִ֑ית לגפרית gā·p̄ə·rîṯ ḡā·p̄ə·rîṯ gafeRit gāp̄ərîṯ ḡāp̄ərîṯ lə·ḡā·p̄ə·rîṯ legafeRit ləḡāp̄ərîṯ Vegaferit wə·ḡā·p̄ə·rîṯ wəḡāp̄ərîṯ
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Genesis 19:24
HEB: וְעַל־ עֲמֹרָ֖ה גָּפְרִ֣ית וָאֵ֑שׁ מֵאֵ֥ת
NAS: and Gomorrah brimstone and fire
KJV: and upon Gomorrah brimstone and fire
INT: and and Gomorrah brimstone and fire the LORD

Deuteronomy 29:23
HEB: גָּפְרִ֣ית וָמֶלַח֮ שְׂרֵפָ֣ה
NAS: its land is brimstone and salt,
KJV: [And that] the whole land thereof [is] brimstone, and salt,
INT: is brimstone and salt A burning

Job 18:15
HEB: עַל־ נָוֵ֣הוּ גָפְרִֽית׃
NAS: nothing of his; Brimstone is scattered
KJV: because [it is] none of his: brimstone shall be scattered
INT: on his habitation of his Brimstone

Psalm 11:6
HEB: פַּ֫חִ֥ים אֵ֣שׁ וְ֭גָפְרִית וְר֥וּחַ זִלְעָפ֗וֹת
NAS: Fire and brimstone and burning
KJV: fire and brimstone, and an horrible
INT: snares Fire and brimstone wind and burning

Isaiah 30:33
HEB: יְהוָה֙ כְּנַ֣חַל גָּפְרִ֔ית בֹּעֲרָ֖ה בָּֽהּ׃
NAS: like a torrent of brimstone, sets it afire.
KJV: like a stream of brimstone, doth kindle
INT: of the LORD A torrent of brimstone sets

Isaiah 34:9
HEB: לְזֶ֔פֶת וַעֲפָרָ֖הּ לְגָפְרִ֑ית וְהָיְתָ֣ה אַרְצָ֔הּ
NAS: And its loose earth into brimstone, And its land
KJV: and the dust thereof into brimstone, and the land
INT: pitch loose brimstone will become land

Ezekiel 38:22
HEB: אֶלְגָּבִ֜ישׁ אֵ֣שׁ וְגָפְרִ֗ית אַמְטִ֤יר עָלָיו֙
NAS: with hailstones, fire and brimstone.
KJV: fire, and brimstone.
INT: great hail fire and brimstone will rain and

7 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 1614
7 Occurrences

gā·p̄ə·rîṯ — 4 Occ.
lə·ḡā·p̄ə·rîṯ — 1 Occ.
wə·ḡā·p̄ə·rîṯ — 2 Occ.

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