H8193 שׂפת שׂפה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


שׂפת שׂפה
śâphâh śepheth
saw-faw', sef-eth'
(The second form is in dual and plural); Probably from H5595 or H8192 through the idea of termination (compare H5490); the lip (as a natural boundary); by implication language; by analogy a margin (of a vessel, water, cloth, etc.)

KJV Usage: band, bank, binding, border, brim, brink, edge, language, lip, prating, ([sea-]) shore, side, speech, talk, [vain] words.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

שׂפת שׂפה

1. lip, language, speech, shore, bank, brink, brim, side, edge, border, binding
a. lip (as body part)
b. language
c. edge, shore, bank (of cup, sea, river, etc)
Origin: probably from H5595 or H8192 through the idea of termination (compare H5490)
TWOT: 2278a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

View how H8193 שׂפת שׂפה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 164 occurrences of H8193 שׂפת שׂפה

Genesis 11:1 language,
Genesis 11:6 language;
Genesis 11:7 their language,
Genesis 11:7 speech.
Genesis 11:9 the language
Genesis 22:17 shore;
Genesis 41:3 upon the brink
Genesis 41:17 upon the bank
Exodus 2:3 brink.
Exodus 6:12 lips?
Exodus 6:30 lips,
Exodus 7:15 brink
Exodus 14:30 shore.
Exodus 26:4 upon the edge
Exodus 26:4 edge
Exodus 26:10 on the edge
Exodus 26:10 in the edge
Exodus 28:26 in its border,
Exodus 28:32 of it: it shall have a binding
Exodus 36:11 on the edge
Exodus 36:11 in the extremity
Exodus 36:17 edge
Exodus 36:17 he upon the edge
Exodus 39:19 upon the border
Exodus 39:23 with a band
Leviticus 5:4 with his lips
Numbers 30:6 any thing from her lips,
Numbers 30:8 with her lips,
Numbers 30:12 out of her lips
Deuteronomy 2:36 which is by the brink

Distinct usage

10 lips
7 his lips
7 My lips
5 lips,
4 The lips
4 speech
3 with his lips.
3 of my lips.
3 but the lips
3 of his lips
2 language,
2 the language
2 shore.
2 edge
2 on the edge
2 shore
2 side
2 in thy lips,
2 and thy lips
2 of my lips
2 lips:
2 but a prating
2 In the lips
2 of the lips
1 language;
1 their language,
1 speech.
1 shore;
1 upon the brink
1 upon the bank
1 brink.
1 lips?
1 brink
1 upon the edge
1 in the edge
1 in its border,
1 of it: it shall have a binding
1 in the extremity
1 he upon the edge
1 upon the border
1 with a band
1 with his lips
1 any thing from her lips,
1 with her lips,
1 out of her lips
1 which is by the brink
1 which is by the bank
1 by thy lips
1 which is upon the bank
1 that is upon the bank
1 that is on the bank
1 and to the border
1 only her lips
1 from the one brim
1 to the other:
1 And under the brim
1 and its brim
1 like the brim
1 on the shore
1 by the bank

Corresponding Greek Words

saphah G1100 glossa
saphah G3056 logos
saphah G3313 meros
saphah G4750 stoma
saphah G5456 phone
saphah G5491 cheilos