H5130 נוּף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to quiver (that is, vibrate up and down, or rock to and fro); used in a great variety of applications (including sprinkling, beckoning, rubbing, bastinadoing, sawing, waving, etc.)

KJV Usage: lift up, move, offer, perfume, send, shake, sift, strike, wave.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to move to and fro, wave, besprinkle
a. (Qal) to besprinkle, sprinkle
b. (Polel) to wave, brandish (in threat)
c. (Hiphil) to swing, wield, wave
1. to wield
2. to wave or shake (the hand) 1c
d. to wave (hand) 1c
e. to shake or brandish against 1c
f. to swing to and fro
1. to wave (an offering), offer
2. to shed abroad
g. (Hophal) to be waved
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1329,1330
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5130 נוּף is used in the Bible

First 30 of 37 occurrences of H5130 נוּף

Exodus 20:25 for if thou shalt lift up
Exodus 29:24 and shalt wave
Exodus 29:26 and wave
Exodus 29:27 which is waved,
Exodus 35:22 that offered
Leviticus 7:30 may be waved
Leviticus 8:27 and waved
Leviticus 8:29 and waved
Leviticus 9:21 waved
Leviticus 10:15 to wave
Leviticus 14:12 and wave
Leviticus 14:24 shall wave
Leviticus 23:11 And he shall wave
Leviticus 23:11 shall wave
Leviticus 23:12 when ye wave
Leviticus 23:20 shall wave
Numbers 5:25 and shall wave
Numbers 6:20 shall wave
Numbers 8:11 shall offer
Numbers 8:13 and offer
Numbers 8:15 them, and offer
Numbers 8:21 offered
Deuteronomy 23:25 but thou shalt not move
Deuteronomy 27:5 thou shalt not lift up
Joshua 8:31 over which no man hath lifted up
2 Kings 5:11 and strike
Job 31:21 If I have lifted up
Psalms 68:9 didst send
Proverbs 7:17 I have perfumed
Isaiah 10:15 itself against him that moveth

Distinct usage

4 shall wave
2 and wave
2 and waved
1 for if thou shalt lift up
1 which is waved,
1 that offered
1 when ye wave
1 thou shalt not lift up
1 If I have lifted up
1 I have perfumed
1 itself against him that moveth
1 should shake
1 he shall shake
1 to them, shake
1 which he shaketh
1 For, behold, I will shake
1 to sift
1 them, and offer
1 shall he shake
1 over which no man hath lifted up
1 may be waved
1 waved
1 to wave
1 And he shall wave
1 and shall wave
1 shall offer
1 and offer
1 offered
1 didst send
1 and shalt wave
1 and strike
1 but thou shalt not move

Corresponding Greek Words

nuph hi. G142 airo
nuph hi. G399 an phero
nuph hi. G591 apo didomi
nuph hi. G851 aph aireo
nuph hi. G1670 helko
nuph hi. G1869 ep airo
nuph hi. G1911 epi ballo
nuph hi. G2007 epi tithemi
nuph hi. G2018 epi phero
nuph hi. G5342 phero
nuph hi.,ho. G873 aph orizo
nuph hi.,pil. G3870 para kaleo

Related words


H4649 מפּים mûppı̂ym
A plural apparently from H5130; wavings; Muppim, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Muppim.

Compare H8206.

H5131 נוף nôph
From H5130; elevation

KJV Usage: situation.

Compare H5297.

H5299 נפה nâphâh
From H5130 in the sense of lifting; a height; also a sieve

KJV Usage: border, coast, region, sieve.

H5317 נפת nôpheth
From H5130 in the sense of shaking to pieces; a dripping that is, of honey (from the comb)

KJV Usage: honeycomb.

H8573 תּנוּפה te nûphâh
te nûphâh
From H5130; a brandishing (in threat); by implication tumult; specifically the official undulation of sacrificial offerings

KJV Usage: offering, shaking, wave (offering).