Word Summary
lappid: a torch
Original Word: לַפִּיד
Transliteration: lappid
Phonetic Spelling: (lap-peed')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: a torch
Meaning: a flambeau, lamp, flame
Strong's Concordance
firebrand, burning lamp, lightning, torch

Or lappid {lap-peed'}; from an unused root probably meaning to shine; a flambeau, lamp or flame -- (fire-)brand, (burning) lamp, lightning, torch.


H3940. lappid

לַמּידnoun masculineJudges 15:4 torch (Late Hebrew id.); — ׳ל‎ absolute 15:4; Isaiah 62:1; construct Genesis 15:17; Zechariah 12:6; plural לַמִּידִיםJudges 15:5 2t., לַמִּידִםExodus 20:18, לַמִּדִיםJudges 7:16 3t.; construct לַמִּידֵיDaniel 10:6: — torch, Judges 7:16, 20; 15:4 (twice in verse); 15:5 (kindled, בְּ אֵשׁ ׳הִבְעִיר‎); אֵשׁ לַמִּידGenesis 15:17 ( + תַּנּוּר עָשָׁן,‎; J E), Zechariah 12:6 (simile of conquering power of [chiefs of] Judah; "" אֵשׁ כִּיּוֺר‎), אֵשׁ לַמִּידֵיDaniel 10:6 (simile of eyes of angel in vision; "" בָרָק כְּמַרְאֵה וּפָנָיו‎); simile of flashes (reflected from) darting chariots Nahum 2:15 ("" בְּרָקִים‎); ׳ל‎ of lightning-flashes Exodus 20:18 (E; + קוֺלֹתthunder-peals); of flashing water-drops expelled by snortings of crocodile Job 41:11 ("" אֵשׁ כִּידוֺדֵי‎); of flame between cherubim Ezekiel 1:13 ("" אֵשׁ אֵשׁ, גַּחֲלֵיֿ‎); simile of Zion's glorious deliverance Isaiah 62:1 ("" נֹגַהּ‎). — לַמִּידJob 12:5 see below מִּיד‎.