Strong's Hebrew: 2659. חָפֵר (chapher) -- to be abashed or ashamed
2659. chapher
Strong's Concordance
chapher: to be abashed or ashamed
Original Word: חָפֵר
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: chapher
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-fare')
Short Definition: humiliated
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
Definition
to be abashed or ashamed
NASB Translation
abashed (1), ashamed (1), confounded (1), disgraced (1), disgraceful (1), embarrassed (2), humiliated (6), shamed (1), shamefully (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
II. [חָפֵר] verb be abashed, ashamed (ᵑ7 חֲפַר Proverbs 13:5, מַחְמְּרָנָא one causing shame Proverbs 19:26; Syriac , especially Aph`el be ashamed, put to shame; Arabic be bashful, shy, bashful; Ethiopic be ashamed, blush) —

Qal Perfect3feminine singular חָֽפְרָה Jeremiah 50:12; וְחָֽפְרָה consecutive Isaiah 24:23; וְחָפֵ֑רָה Jeremiah 15:9; חָֽפְרוּ Psalm 71:24; וְחָֽפְרוּ consecutive Micah 3:7; Imperfect יַחְמְּרוּ Psalm 35:4 4t.; יֶחְמָּ֑רוּ Psalm 34:6; וַיֶּחְמָּ֑רוּ Job 6:20; תַּחְמְּרוּ Isaiah 1:29; — be abashed, ashamed, said of face Psalm 34:6 (avoided by looking to ׳י); elsewhere always "" בּוֺשׁ, of enemies of righteousness Psalm 71:24; Psalm 35:4; Psalm 35:26; Psalm 40:15 = Psalm 70:3; Psalm 83:18; of idolaters Isaiah 1:29; diviners Micah 3:7; of distressed Jerusalem Jeremiah 15:9; so of Babylon Jeremiah 50:12; of moon Isaiah 24:33; be put to shame (disappointment), of caravans looking for water Job 6:20.

Hiph`il Perfect הֶחְמִּיר Isaiah 33:9; Imperfect יַחְמִּיר Proverbs 13:5; תַּחְמִּ֫ירִי Isaiah 54:4; Participle מַחְמִּיר Proverbs 19:26; — display shame, figurative of Lebanon Isaiah 33:9 ("" קָמַ֑ל 'dried up' Che); of Israel Isaiah 54:4 ("" בּוֺשׁ Qal); of an unfilial son, cause shame Proverbs 19:26 ("" מֵבִישׁ); compare Proverbs 13:5 of wicked ("" יבאישׁ: see באשׁ

Hiph`il above).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
be ashamed, be confounded, come be put to shame, bring reproach

A primitive root (perhaps rath. The same as chaphar through the idea of detection): to blush; figuratively, to be ashamed, disappointed; causatively, to shame, reproach -- be ashamed, be confounded, be brought to confusion (unto shame), come (be put to) shame, bring reproach.

see HEBREW chaphar

Forms and Transliterations
הֶחְפִּ֥יר החפיר וְֽיַחְפְּר֥וּ וְחָֽפְרָה֙ וְחָֽפְרוּ֙ וְחָפֵ֑רָה וְיַחְפְּר֑וּ וְיַחְפְּר֨וּ ׀ וְיַחְפְּרוּ֮ וְיַחְפִּֽיר׃ וְתַ֨חְפְּר֔וּ וַיֶּחְפָּֽרוּ׃ וּמַחְפִּֽיר׃ וחפרה וחפרו ויחפיר׃ ויחפרו ויחפרו׃ ומחפיר׃ ותחפרו חָ֝פְר֗וּ חָפְרָ֖ה חפרה חפרו יֶחְפָּֽרוּ׃ יחפרו׃ תַחְפִּ֑ירִי תחפירי chafeRah chafeRu ḥā·p̄ə·rāh ḥā·p̄ə·rū ḥāp̄ərāh ḥāp̄ərū hechPir heḥ·pîr heḥpîr tachPiri ṯaḥ·pî·rî ṯaḥpîrî ū·maḥ·pîr umachPir ūmaḥpîr vaiyechParu vechafeRah vechafeRu veTachpeRu veyachpeRu veyachPir way·yeḥ·pā·rū wayyeḥpārū wə·ḥā·p̄ê·rāh wə·ḥā·p̄ə·rāh wə·ḥā·p̄ə·rū wə·ṯaḥ·pə·rū wə·yaḥ·pə·rū wə·yaḥ·pîr wəḥāp̄êrāh wəḥāp̄ərāh wəḥāp̄ərū wəṯaḥpərū wəyaḥpərū wəyaḥpîr yechParu yeḥ·pā·rū yeḥpārū
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Strong's Hebrew 2659
17 Occurrences


ḥā·p̄ə·rāh — 1 Occ.
ḥā·p̄ə·rū — 1 Occ.
heḥ·pîr — 1 Occ.
ṯaḥ·pî·rî — 1 Occ.
ū·maḥ·pîr — 1 Occ.
way·yeḥ·pā·rū — 1 Occ.
wə·ḥā·p̄ə·rāh — 2 Occ.
wə·ḥā·p̄ə·rū — 1 Occ.
wə·ṯaḥ·pə·rū — 1 Occ.
wə·yaḥ·pə·rū — 5 Occ.
wə·yaḥ·pîr — 1 Occ.
yeḥ·pā·rū — 1 Occ.

Job 6:20
HEB: בָּ֥אוּ עָ֝דֶ֗יהָ וַיֶּחְפָּֽרוּ׃
NAS: They came there and were confounded.
KJV: they came thither, and were ashamed.
INT: came there and were confounded

Psalm 34:5
HEB: וּ֝פְנֵיהֶ֗ם אַל־ יֶחְפָּֽרוּ׃
NAS: And their faces will never be ashamed.
KJV: and their faces were not ashamed.
INT: and their faces will never be ashamed

Psalm 35:4
HEB: יִסֹּ֣גוּ אָח֣וֹר וְיַחְפְּר֑וּ חֹ֝שְׁבֵ֗י רָעָתִֽי׃
KJV: back and brought to confusion that devise
INT: those be turned back to confusion devise my hurt

Psalm 35:26
HEB: יֵ֘בֹ֤שׁוּ וְיַחְפְּר֨וּ ׀ יַחְדָּו֮ שְׂמֵחֵ֪י
NAS: Let those be ashamed and humiliated altogether
KJV: Let them be ashamed and brought to confusion together
INT: those be ashamed and humiliated together rejoice

Psalm 40:14
HEB: יֵ֘בֹ֤שׁוּ וְיַחְפְּר֨וּ ׀ יַחַד֮ מְבַקְשֵׁ֥י
KJV: Let them be ashamed and confounded together
INT: those be ashamed and confounded together seek

Psalm 70:2
HEB: יֵבֹ֣שׁוּ וְיַחְפְּרוּ֮ מְבַקְשֵׁ֪י נַ֫פְשִׁ֥י
NAS: Let those be ashamed and humiliated Who seek
KJV: Let them be ashamed and confounded that seek
INT: those be ashamed and humiliated seek my life

Psalm 71:24
HEB: בֹ֥שׁוּ כִֽי־ חָ֝פְר֗וּ מְבַקְשֵׁ֥י רָעָתִֽי׃
NAS: long; For they are ashamed, for they are humiliated who seek
KJV: long: for they are confounded, for they are brought unto shame, that seek
INT: are ashamed for are humiliated seek my hurt

Psalm 83:17
HEB: עֲדֵי־ עַ֗ד וְֽיַחְפְּר֥וּ וְיֹאבֵֽדוּ׃
NAS: forever, And let them be humiliated and perish,
KJV: for ever; yea, let them be put to shame, and perish:
INT: forever and let them be humiliated and perish

Proverbs 13:5
HEB: וְ֝רָשָׁ֗ע יַבְאִ֥ישׁ וְיַחְפִּֽיר׃
NAS: acts disgustingly and shamefully.
KJV: [man] is loathsome, and cometh to shame.
INT: A wicked acts and shamefully

Proverbs 19:26
HEB: בֵּ֝֗ן מֵבִ֥ישׁ וּמַחְפִּֽיר׃
NAS: Is a shameful and disgraceful son.
KJV: that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach.
INT: son shameful and disgraceful

Isaiah 1:29
HEB: אֲשֶׁ֣ר חֲמַדְתֶּ֑ם וְתַ֨חְפְּר֔וּ מֵהַגַּנּ֖וֹת אֲשֶׁ֥ר
NAS: you have desired, And you will be embarrassed at the gardens
KJV: which ye have desired, and ye shall be confounded for the gardens
INT: which have desired will be embarrassed the gardens which

Isaiah 24:23
HEB: וְחָֽפְרָה֙ הַלְּבָנָ֔ה וּבוֹשָׁ֖ה
NAS: Then the moon will be abashed and the sun
KJV: Then the moon shall be confounded, and the sun
INT: will be abashed the moon ashamed

Isaiah 33:9
HEB: אֻמְלְלָה֙ אָ֔רֶץ הֶחְפִּ֥יר לְבָנ֖וֹן קָמַ֑ל
NAS: Lebanon is shamed [and] withers;
KJV: Lebanon is ashamed [and] hewn down:
INT: pines the land is shamed Lebanon withers

Isaiah 54:4
HEB: כִּ֣י לֹ֣א תַחְפִּ֑ירִי כִּ֣י בֹ֤שֶׁת
NAS: And do not feel humiliated, for you will not be disgraced; But you will forget
KJV: neither be thou confounded; for thou shalt not be put to shame: for thou shalt forget
INT: for no will not be disgraced for the shame

Jeremiah 15:9
HEB: יוֹמָ֖ם בּ֣וֹשָׁה וְחָפֵ֑רָה וּשְׁאֵֽרִיתָ֗ם לַחֶ֧רֶב
NAS: She has been shamed and humiliated. So I will give
KJV: she hath been ashamed and confounded: and the residue
INT: day has been and humiliated their survivors to the sword

Jeremiah 50:12
HEB: אִמְּכֶם֙ מְאֹ֔ד חָפְרָ֖ה יֽוֹלַדְתְּכֶ֑ם הִנֵּה֙
NAS: She who gave you birth will be humiliated. Behold,
KJV: she that bare you shall be ashamed: behold, the hindermost
INT: your mother will be greatly will be humiliated gave Behold

Micah 3:7
HEB: וּבֹ֣שׁוּ הַחֹזִ֗ים וְחָֽפְרוּ֙ הַקֹּ֣סְמִ֔ים וְעָט֥וּ
NAS: And the diviners will be embarrassed. Indeed, they will all
KJV: and the diviners confounded: yea, they shall all cover
INT: will be ashamed the seers will be embarrassed and the diviners cover

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