H657 אפס - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H656; cessation, that is, an end (especially of the earth); often used adverbially no further; also (like H6466) the ankle (in the dual), as being the extremity of the leg or foot

KJV Usage: ankle, but (only), end, howbeit, less than nothing, nevertheless (where), no, none (beside), not (any, -withstanding), thing of nought, save (-ing), there, uttermost part, want, without (cause).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. ceasing, end, finality
Origin: from H656
TWOT: 147a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H657 אפס is used in the Bible

First 30 of 43 occurrences of H657 אפס

Numbers 13:28 Nevertheless
Numbers 22:35 but only
Numbers 23:13 but
Deuteronomy 15:4 Except
Deuteronomy 32:36 and there is none
Deuteronomy 33:17 to the ends
Judges 4:9 with thee: however
1 Samuel 2:10 the ends
2 Samuel 9:3 Is there not
2 Samuel 12:14 But,
2 Kings 14:26 for there was not
Job 7:6 without
Psalms 2:8 and the uttermost parts
Psalms 22:27 All the ends
Psalms 59:13 to the ends
Psalms 67:7 us; and all the ends
Psalms 72:8 to the ends
Psalms 98:3 all the ends
Proverbs 14:28 but in the lack
Proverbs 26:20 Where no
Proverbs 30:4 all the ends
Isaiah 5:8 till there is no
Isaiah 34:12 shall be nothing.
Isaiah 40:17 to him less than nothing,
Isaiah 41:12 against thee shall be as nothing, and as a thing of nought.
Isaiah 41:29 are nothing:
Isaiah 45:6 that there is none
Isaiah 45:14 is in thee; and there is none else, there is no
Isaiah 45:22 all the ends
Isaiah 46:9 and there is none

Distinct usage

5 to the ends
4 all the ends
2 Except
2 without
2 and there is none
2 I am, and none else
1 Nevertheless
1 with thee: however
1 the ends
1 But,
1 for there was not
1 us; and all the ends
1 Where no
1 till there is no
1 shall be nothing.
1 to him less than nothing,
1 against thee shall be as nothing, and as a thing of nought.
1 that there is none
1 is in thee; and there is none else, there is no
1 and all the ends
1 but not
1 were to the ankles.
1 No.
1 I am, and there is none besides
1 but only
1 and the uttermost parts
1 Is there not
1 but
1 are nothing:
1 to thee from the ends
1 but in the lack
1 them without cause.

Corresponding Greek Words

ephes G684 apoleia
ephes G859 aphesis
ephes G970 bia
ephes G2078 eschatos
ephes G2756 kenos
ephes G3641 oligos
ephes G3765 ouketi
ephes G4009 peras
ephes G4133 plen
ephes G206 akros *

Related words


H658 אפס דּמּים 'ephes dammı̂ym
אפס דּמּים
'ephes dammı̂ym
eh'-fes dam-meem'
From H657 and the plural of H1818; boundary of blood drops; Ephes-Dammim, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Ephes-dammim.

H656 אפס 'âphês

A primitive root; to disappear, that is, cease

KJV Usage: be clean gone (at an end, brought to nought), fail.

H6466 פּעל pâ‛al

A primitive root; to do or make (systematically and habitually), especially to practise

KJV Usage: commit, [evil-] do (-er), make (-r), ordain, work (-er), wrought.

H508 אלפּעל 'elpa‛al
From H410 and H6466; God (is) act; Elpaal, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Elpaal.

H4659 מפעלה מפעל miph‛âl miph‛âlâh
מפעלה מפעל
miph‛âl miph‛âlâh
mif-awl', mif-aw-law'
From H6466; a performance

KJV Usage: work.

H6467 פּעל pô‛al
From H6466; an act or work (concretely)

KJV Usage: act, deed, do, getting, maker, work.

H6468 פּעלּה pe ‛ûllâh
pe ‛ûllâh
Feminine passive participle of H6466; (abstractly) work

KJV Usage: labour, reward, wages, work.