H6848 צפעני צפע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

צפעני צפע
tsepha‛ tsiph‛ônı̂y
tseh'-fah, tsif-o-nee'
From an unused root meaning to extrude; a viper (as thrusting out the tongue, that is, hissing)

KJV Usage: adder, cockatrice.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


צפעני צפע

1. poisonous serpent
a. a viper snake or adder
Origin: from an unused root meaning to extrude
TWOT: 1954a,1954b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H6848 צפעני צפע is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H6848 צפעני צפע

Proverbs 23:32 like an adder.
Isaiah 11:8 of the adder.
Isaiah 14:29 an adder,
Isaiah 59:5 of an adder,
Jeremiah 8:17 cockatrices,

Distinct usage

1 like an adder.
1 an adder,
1 of an adder,
1 cockatrices,
1 of the adder.

Corresponding Greek Words

tsepha G785 aspis
tsiphoni G2289 thanatoo

Related words


צפוּע o
tse phûa‛
From the same as H6848; excrement (as protruded)

KJV Usage: dung.

H6849 צפעה tse phi‛âh
tse phi‛âh
Feminine from the same as H6848; an outcast thing

KJV Usage: issue.