Strong's Hebrew: 7828. שָׁ֫חַף (shachaph) -- a sea mew, gull
7828. shachaph
Strong's Concordance
shachaph: a sea mew, gull
Original Word: שָׁ֫חַף
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: shachaph
Phonetic Spelling: (shakh'-af)
Short Definition: gull
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
Definition
a sea mew, gull
NASB Translation
sea gull (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
[שַׁ֫חַף] noun [masculine] probably sea-mew, gull (compare ᵐ5 ᵑ9) (from attenuated body, Thes); so PostHast. DB CUCKOW TristrNHB 210 ff; sterna fluviatilis, or tern IdFFP 135 M'Lean-ShipleyEncy. Bib. ID.; — הַשָּׁ֑חַף Deuteronomy 14:15 = Leviticus 11:16 (P), in list of unclean birds.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
cuckoo

From an unused root meaning to peel, i.e. Emaciate; the gull (as thin) -- cuckoo.

Forms and Transliterations
הַשָּׁ֑חַף השחף haš·šā·ḥap̄ hashShachaf haššāḥap̄
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Strong's Hebrew 7828
2 Occurrences


haš·šā·ḥap̄ — 2 Occ.

Leviticus 11:16
HEB: הַתַּחְמָ֖ס וְאֶת־ הַשָּׁ֑חַף וְאֶת־ הַנֵּ֖ץ
NAS: and the owl and the sea gull and the hawk
KJV: and the night hawk, and the cuckow, and the hawk
INT: and the ostrich and the owl and the sea and the hawk kind

Deuteronomy 14:15
HEB: הַתַּחְמָ֖ס וְאֶת־ הַשָּׁ֑חַף וְאֶת־ הַנֵּ֖ץ
NAS: the owl, the sea gull, and the hawk
KJV: and the night hawk, and the cuckow, and the hawk
INT: and the ostrich the owl the sea and the hawk their kinds

2 Occurrences

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