H2652 חפני - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


חפני
chophnı̂y
khof-nee'
From H2651; perhaps pugilist; Chophni, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Hophni.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

חפני
Hophni = "pugilist"
1. one of the two sons of Eli who were priests at Shiloh and were noted for their brutality and lust; their sinfulness provoked a curse against their father's house and were judged by the Lord when they took the ark into battle; the ark was lost and both brothers were killed and Eli died when he heard the news
Origin: from H2651
TWOT: None
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Masculine

View how H2652 חפני is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H2652 חפני

1 Samuel 1:3
1 Samuel 2:34
1 Samuel 4:4
1 Samuel 4:11
1 Samuel 4:17