H2659 חפר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root (perhaps rather the same as H2658 through the idea of detection): to blush; figuratively to be ashamed, disappointed; causatively to shame, reproach

KJV Usage: be ashamed, be confounded, be brought to confusion (unto shame), come (be put to) shame, bring reproach.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be ashamed, be confounded, be abashed, feel abashed
a. (Qal) to be ashamed, be abashed
b. (Hiphil) to display shame, demonstrate shame, cause embarrassment
Origin: a primitive root [perhaps rath, the same as H2658 through the idea of detection]
TWOT: 715
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2659 חפר is used in the Bible

17 occurrences of H2659 חפר

Job 6:20
Psalms 34:5
Psalms 35:4
Psalms 35:26
Psalms 40:14
Psalms 70:2
Psalms 71:24
Psalms 83:17
Proverbs 13:5
Proverbs 19:26
Isaiah 1:29
Isaiah 24:23
Isaiah 33:9
Isaiah 54:4
Jeremiah 15:9
Jeremiah 50:12
Micah 3:7

Corresponding Greek Words

chapher G1788 en trepo
chapher G1870 ep aischunomai
chapher G2606 kata gelao
chapher G2617 kat aischuno
chapher qal,hi G153 aischuno
chapher qal,hi G3679 oneidizo