H6205 ערפל - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Probably from H6201; gloom (as of a lowering sky)

KJV Usage: (gross, thick) dark (cloud, -ness).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. cloud, heavy or dark cloud, darkness, gross darkness, thick darkness
Origin: probably from H6201
TWOT: 1701b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H6205 ערפל is used in the Bible

15 occurrences of H6205 ערפל

Exodus 20:21 to the thick darkness
Deuteronomy 4:11 with darkness,
Deuteronomy 5:22 and of the thick darkness,
2 Samuel 22:10 and darkness
1 Kings 8:12 in the thick darkness.
2 Chronicles 6:1 in the thick darkness.
Job 22:13 through the dark cloud?
Job 38:9 and thick darkness
Psalms 18:9 and darkness
Psalms 97:2 and darkness
Isaiah 60:2 and gross darkness
Jeremiah 13:16 it gross darkness.
Ezekiel 34:12 and dark
Joel 2:2 and of thick darkness,
Zephaniah 1:15 and thick darkness,

Distinct usage

3 and darkness
2 in the thick darkness.
1 to the thick darkness
1 with darkness,
1 and of the thick darkness,
1 through the dark cloud?
1 and thick darkness
1 and gross darkness
1 it gross darkness.
1 and dark
1 and of thick darkness,
1 and thick darkness,

Corresponding Greek Words

araphel see G3509 homichle
araphel G1105 gnophos
araphel G2366 thuella
araphel G4655 skotos