H3724 כּפר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

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.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. price of a life, ransom, bribe
2. asphalt, pitch (as a covering)
3. the henna plant, name of a plant (henna?)
4. village
Origin: from H3722
TWOT: 1025b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H3724 כּפר is used in the Bible

17 occurrences of H3724 כּפר

Genesis 6:14
Exodus 21:30
Exodus 30:12
Numbers 35:31
Numbers 35:32
1 Samuel 6:18
1 Samuel 12:3
Job 33:24
Job 36:18
Psalms 49:7
Proverbs 6:35
Proverbs 13:8
Proverbs 21:18
Song of Songs 1:14
Song of Songs 4:13
Isaiah 43:3
Amos 5:12

Corresponding Greek Words

kopher G465 ant allagma
kopher G3083 lutron
kopher G4027 peri katharma