H662 אפק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to contain, that is, (reflexively) abstain

KJV Usage: force (oneself), restrain.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to hold, be strong, restrain, hold back
a. (Hithpael)
1. to restrain oneself, refrain
2. to force, compel oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 149
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H662 אפק is used in the Bible

7 occurrences of H662 אפק

Genesis 43:31
Genesis 45:1
1 Samuel 13:12
Esther 5:10
Isaiah 42:14
Isaiah 63:15
Isaiah 64:12

Corresponding Greek Words

aphaq hithpa. G1467 egkrateuomai
aphaq hithp. see G430 st. an echo