H8314 שׂרף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H8313; burning, that is, (figuratively) poisonous (serpent); specifically a saraph or symbolical creature (from their copper color)

KJV Usage: fiery (serpent), seraph.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. serpent, fiery serpent
a. poisonous serpent (fiery from burning effect of poison)
2. seraph, seraphim
a. majestic beings with 6 wings, human hands or voices in attendance upon God
Origin: from H8313
TWOT: 2292a,2292b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H8314 שׂרף is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H8314 שׂרף

Numbers 21:6 fiery
Numbers 21:8 thee a fiery serpent,
Deuteronomy 8:15 with its fiery
Isaiah 6:2 the seraphims:
Isaiah 6:6 of the seraphims
Isaiah 14:29 shall be a fiery
Isaiah 14:29 serpent.
Isaiah 30:6 serpent,

Distinct usage

1 fiery
1 thee a fiery serpent,
1 with its fiery
1 the seraphims:
1 of the seraphims
1 shall be a fiery
1 serpent.
1 serpent,

Corresponding Greek Words

saraph G785 aspis
saraph G3789 ophis