H7779 שׁוּף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to gape, that is, snap at; figuratively to overwhelm

KJV Usage: break, bruise, cover.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to bruise, crush, gape upon, desire?, seize?, strike out?
a. (Qal) to fall upon, bruise
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2349
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7779 שׁוּף is used in the Bible

3 occurrences of H7779 שׁוּף

Genesis 3:15
Job 9:17
Psalms 139:11

Corresponding Greek Words

shoshannah G2918 krinon
shuph G2662 kata pateo