Chephtsi-bah: "my delight is in her," a name for Zion, also the mother of King ManassehOriginal Word: חֶפְצִי־בָהּ
Part of Speech: Proper Name Feminine
Phonetic Spelling: (khef-tsee'baw)
Short Definition: Hephzibah
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
"my delight is in her," a name for Zion, also the mother of King Manasseh
Brown-Driver-Briggsחֶפְצִיבָֿהּ proper name, feminine (my delight is in her; compare Phoenician חפצבעל) —
1 mother of king Manasseh 2 Kings 21:1.
2 figurative name of Zion Isaiah 62:4, here explained by כִּי חפץ יהוה בָּךְ for Yahweh delighteth in thee.
Strong's Exhaustive ConcordanceHephzi-bah
From chephets with suffixes; my delight (is) in her; Cheptsi-bah, a fanciful name for Palestine -- Hephzi-bah.
see HEBREW chephets
Forms and Transliterationsבָ֔הּ בָֽהּ׃ בה בה׃ ḇāh Vah
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Englishman's ConcordanceStrong's Hebrew 2657
ḇāh — 2 Occ.
2 Kings 21:1
HEB: אִמּ֖וֹ חֶפְצִי־ בָֽהּ׃
NAS: and his mother's name was Hephzibah.
KJV: And his mother's name [was] Hephzibah.
INT: name and his mother's was Hephzibah