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 Ye shall not shave around
Joshua 6:3 and go round
Joshua 6:11 going about
1 Kings 7:24 all the way around
2 Kings 6:14 and surrounded
2 Kings 11:8 And ye shall surround
2 Chronicles 4:3 surrounding
2 Chronicles 23:7 shall surround
Job 1:5 were ended,
Job 19:6 me, and hath surrounded
Job 19:26 worms destroy
Psalms 17:9 who surround me.
Psalms 22:16 have inclosed
Psalms 48:12 and go around
Psalms 88:17 they surrounded
Isaiah 10:34 And he shall cut down
Isaiah 15:8 hath gone around
Isaiah 29:1 let them kill
Lamentations 3:5 me, and surrounded

Distinct usage

1 Ye shall not shave around
1 and go round
1 going about
1 all the way around
1 and surrounded
1 And ye shall surround
1 surrounding
1 shall surround
1 were ended,
1 me, and hath surrounded
1 worms destroy
1 who surround me.
1 have inclosed
1 and go around
1 they surrounded
1 And he shall cut down
1 hath gone around
1 let them kill
1 me, and surrounded

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