6856. tsipporen
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tsipporen: fingernail, stylus point
Original Word: צִפֹּ֫רֶן
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: tsipporen
Phonetic Spelling: (tsip-po'-ren)
Short Definition: nails

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
fingernail, stylus point
NASB Translation
nails (1), point (1).

צִמֹּ֫רֶן noun [masculine] nail (of finger), stylus-point; — construct ׳צ Jeremiah 17:1; plural suffix צִמָּרְנֶיהָ Deuteronomy 21:12; —

1 finger-nail Deuteronomy 21:12 (compare RSK 178; Semitic i. 407, 2nd ed. 428 WeHeid. 2. 171).

2 transf., שָׁמִיר ׳בְּצ Jeremiah 17:1 with a point of diamond (compare PlinNH 37, 4).

V. צפר (√ of following; Aramaic צְפִירָצ, image unavailable = צָפִיר; perhaps compare Arabic leap (but = )).

nail, point

From tsaphar (in the denominative sense (from tsippowr) of scratching); properly, a claw, i.e. (human) nail; also the point of a style (or pen, tipped with adamant) -- nail, point.

see HEBREW tsaphar

see HEBREW tsippowr

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