H5848 עטף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to shroud, that is, clothe (whether transitively or reflexively); hence (from the idea of darkness) to languish

KJV Usage: cover (over), fail, faint, feebler, hide self, be overwhelmed, swoon.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to turn aside
a. (Qal) to turn aside, turn (in order to cover)
2. to envelop oneself
a. (Qal) to envelop oneself, cover
3. to be feeble, be faint, grow weak
a. (Qal) to be feeble, be faint
b. (Niphal) to faint
c. (Hiphil) to show feebleness
d. (Hithpael) to faint, faint away
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1605,1606,1607
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5848 עטף is used in the Bible

14 occurrences of H5848 עטף

Genesis 30:42
Job 23:9
Psalms 61:2
Psalms 65:13
Psalms 73:6
Psalms 77:3
Psalms 107:5
Psalms 142:3
Psalms 143:4
Isaiah 57:16
Lamentations 2:11
Lamentations 2:12
Lamentations 2:19
Jonah 2:7

Corresponding Greek Words

ataph G767 asemos
ataph G1831 ex erchomai
ataph G4016 peri ballo
ataph G4129 plethuno
ataph ni,hithpa G1587 ek leipo
ataph qal,hithpa G1590 ek luo