1. to cover, purge, make an atonement, make reconciliation, cover over with pitch a. (Qal) to coat or cover with pitch b. (Piel) 1. to cover over, pacify, propitiate 2. to cover over, atone for sin, make atonement for 3. to cover over, atone for sin and persons by legal rites c. (Pual) 1. to be covered over 2. to make atonement for d. (Hithpael) to be covered
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb
H3724 כּפר kôpherכּפר
From H3722; properly a cover, that is, (literally) a village (as covered in); (specifically) bitumen (as used for coating), and the henna plant (as used for dyeing); figuratively a redemption price
KJV Usage: bribe, camphire, pitch, ransom, satisfaction, sum of money, village.
H3725 כּפּר kippûrכּפּר
From H3722; expiation (only in plural)
KJV Usage: atonement.
H3727 כּפּרת kappôrethכּפּרת
From H3722; a lid (used only of the cover of the sacred Ark)