H5306 נפך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root meaning to glisten; shining; a gem, probably the garnet

KJV Usage: emerald.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. a precious stone in the high priest's breastplate
a. perhaps an emerald, turquoise, ruby, or carbuncle
2. jewels imported from Tyre
Origin: from an unused root meaning to glisten
TWOT: 1391
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H5306 נפך is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H5306 נפך

Exodus 28:18
Exodus 39:11
Ezekiel 27:16
Ezekiel 28:13

Corresponding Greek Words

nophekh G440 anthrax