H5362 נקף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to strike with more or less violence (beat, fell, corrode); by implication (of attack) to knock together, that is, surround or circulate

KJV Usage: compass (about, -ing), cut down, destroy, go round (about), inclose, round.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to strike, strike off
a. (Piel) to strike off skin
2. to go around, compass, round
a. (Qal) to go around
b. (Hiphil)
1. to go around, surround, encompass, enclose
2. to make the round, complete the circuit
3. to make round, round off
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1415,1416
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5362 נקף is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H5362 נקף

Leviticus 19:27
Joshua 6:3
Joshua 6:11
1 Kings 7:24
2 Kings 6:14
2 Kings 11:8
2 Chronicles 4:3
2 Chronicles 23:7
Job 1:5
Job 19:6
Job 19:26
Psalms 17:9
Psalms 22:16
Psalms 48:12
Psalms 88:17
Isaiah 10:34
Isaiah 15:8
Isaiah 29:1
Lamentations 3:5

Corresponding Greek Words

naqaph hiph. G4023 peri echo
naqaph hi. G2945 kuklos
naqaph hi. G2944 kukloo
naqaph hi. G4016 peri ballo
naqaph hi. G4033 peri kukloo
naqaph hi. G4931 sun teleo