5777. ophereth
Strong's Concordance
ophereth: lead (a metal)
Original Word: עוֹפֶרֶת
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: ophereth
Phonetic Spelling: (o-feh'-reth)
Definition: lead (a metal)
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as opher
lead (a metal)
NASB Translation
lead (9).

עֹפֶרֶת noun masculineJeremiah 6:29 (si vera lectio Qr) lead (√ dubious; probably foreign word; compare ᵑ7 אֲבָרָא lead, Syriac , and (asAramaic loan-word) Arabic [see Dozy], Frä152; perhaps also Assyrian abaru, a metal, magnesite according to HilprAssyriaca i (1894), 80 ff. Hptib. 83); — ׳כִּכַּר ע Zechariah 5:7 a round weight (disc) of lead, ׳אֶבֶןהָֿעו Zechariah 5:5; with other metals (see בְּדִיל) : ׳עוֺ Ezekiel 22:18,20; Ezekiel 27:12 הָעֹפָ֑רֶת Numbers 31:22 (P); ׳עֹפ also Job 19:24 (with which chiselled letters are filled according to Di and most; Bu reads ׳בְּע in [a tablet of] lead); also (as flux) Jeremiah 6:29 (reading Qr; so Gf Co; emendation Gie); ׳עוֺ in simile Exodus 15:10 (song).

עֵפָ֫תָה see עֵיפָה below II. עוף. עֵץ see II.עצה.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Or mophereth {o-feh'-reth}; feminine participle active of aphar; lead (from its dusty color) -- lead.

see HEBREW aphar

Forms and Transliterations
הָעֹפֶ֖רֶת הָעֹפָֽרֶת׃ העפרת העפרת׃ וְעֹפָ֑רֶת וְעוֹפֶ֔רֶת וְעוֹפֶ֙רֶת֙ וְעוֹפֶ֤רֶת ועופרת ועפרת כַּֽעוֹפֶ֔רֶת כעופרת עֹפֶ֖רֶת עֹפָ֑רֶת עפרת ‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ ‘ō·p̄e·reṯ ‘ōp̄āreṯ ‘ōp̄ereṯ hā‘ōp̄āreṯ hā‘ōp̄ereṯ hā·‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ hā·‘ō·p̄e·reṯ haoFaret haoFeret ka‘ōwp̄ereṯ ka·‘ō·w·p̄e·reṯ kaoFeret oFaret oFeret veoFaret veoFeret wə‘ōp̄āreṯ wə‘ōwp̄ereṯ wə·‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ wə·‘ō·w·p̄e·reṯ
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Exodus 15:10
HEB: יָ֑ם צָֽלֲלוּ֙ כַּֽעוֹפֶ֔רֶת בְּמַ֖יִם אַדִּירִֽים׃
NAS: them; They sank like lead in the mighty
KJV: them: they sank as lead in the mighty
INT: the sea sank lead waters the mighty

Numbers 31:22
HEB: הַבְּדִ֖יל וְאֶת־ הָעֹפָֽרֶת׃
NAS: the iron, the tin and the lead,
KJV: the iron, the tin, and the lead,
INT: the iron the tin and the lead

Job 19:24
HEB: בְּעֵט־ בַּרְזֶ֥ל וְעֹפָ֑רֶת לָ֝עַ֗ד בַּצּ֥וּר
NAS: stylus and lead They were engraved
KJV: pen and lead in the rock
INT: stylus an iron and lead forever the rock

Jeremiah 6:29
HEB: (תַּ֣ם ק) עֹפָ֑רֶת לַשָּׁוְא֙ צָרַ֣ף
NAS: blow fiercely, The lead is consumed
KJV: are burned, the lead is consumed
INT: the bellows fire the lead vain the refining

Ezekiel 22:18
HEB: וּבְדִ֨יל וּבַרְזֶ֤ל וְעוֹפֶ֙רֶת֙ בְּת֣וֹךְ כּ֔וּר
NAS: and iron and lead in the furnace;
KJV: and iron, and lead, in the midst
INT: and tin and iron and lead the midst the furnace

Ezekiel 22:20
HEB: וּ֠נְחֹשֶׁת וּבַרְזֶ֨ל וְעוֹפֶ֤רֶת וּבְדִיל֙ אֶל־
NAS: and iron and lead and tin
KJV: and iron, and lead, and tin,
INT: and bronze and iron and lead and tin into

Ezekiel 27:12
HEB: בַּרְזֶל֙ בְּדִ֣יל וְעוֹפֶ֔רֶת נָתְנ֖וּ עִזְבוֹנָֽיִךְ׃
NAS: tin and lead they paid
KJV: tin, and lead, they traded
INT: iron tin and lead paid your wares

Zechariah 5:7
HEB: וְהִנֵּ֛ה כִּכַּ֥ר עֹפֶ֖רֶת נִשֵּׂ֑את וְזֹאת֙
NAS: (and behold, a lead cover was lifted
KJV: a talent of lead: and this [is] a
INT: behold cover A lead was lifted is a

Zechariah 5:8
HEB: אֶת־ אֶ֥בֶן הָעֹפֶ֖רֶת אֶל־ פִּֽיהָ׃
NAS: and cast the lead weight
KJV: the weight of lead upon the mouth
INT: her down weight the lead on opening

9 Occurrences

Strong's Hebrew 5777
9 Occurrences

hā·‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ — 1 Occ.
hā·‘ō·p̄e·reṯ — 1 Occ.
ka·‘ō·w·p̄e·reṯ — 1 Occ.
‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ — 1 Occ.
‘ō·p̄e·reṯ — 1 Occ.
wə·‘ō·p̄ā·reṯ — 1 Occ.
wə·‘ō·w·p̄e·reṯ — 3 Occ.

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