H2946 טפח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to flatten out or extend (as a tent); figuratively to nurse a child (as promotive of growth); or perhaps a denominative from H2947, from dandling on the palms

KJV Usage: span, swaddle.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to extend, spread, trip, take quick little steps
a. (Piel)
1. to spread out
2. to carry on the palms, dandle
3. to rear children
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 821
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2946 טפח is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of H2946 טפח

Isaiah 48:13
Lamentations 2:22

Corresponding Greek Words

taphach pi. G4732 stereoo