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Saph

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: Yes
  • Included in Naves: Yes
  • Included in Smiths: Yes
  • Included in Websters: No
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

 

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Saph

Extension, the son of the giant whom Sibbechai slew (2 Samuel 21:18); called also Sippai (1 Chronicles 20:4).


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Saph

rushes; sea-moss


Naves Topical Index
Saph

Called also Sippai, a Philistine giant.
2 Samuel 21:18; 1 Chronicles 20:4


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Saph

(tall), one of the sons of the giant slain by Sibbechai the Hushathite. (2 Samuel 21:18) In (1 Chronicles 20:4) he is called SIPPAI. (B.C. about 1050.)


Easton's Bible Dictionary
Saphir

Beautiful, a town of Judah (Micah 1:11), identified with es-Suafir, 5 miles south-east of Ashdod.


Hitchcock's Names Dictionary
Saphir

delightful


Naves Topical Index
Saphir

A city prophesied against by Micah.
Micah 1:11


Smith's Bible Dictionary
Saphir

(fair), one of the villages addressed by the prophet Micha, (Micah 1:11) is described by Eusebius and jerome as "in the mountain district between Eleutheropolis and Ascalon," perhaps represented by the village es-Sawafir , seven or eight miles to the northeast of Ascalon.