Word Summary
Rapha': a Benjamite
Original Word: רָפָא
Transliteration: Rapha'
Phonetic Spelling: (raw-faw')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: a Benjamite
Meaning: Rapha -- a Benjamite
Strong's Concordance

Or Raphah {raw-faw'}; probably the same as rapha'; giant; Rapha or Raphah, the name of two Israelites -- Rapha.

see HEBREW rapha'


H7498. Rapha

' I. רָפָאproper name, masculine in Benjamin, 1 Chronicles 8:2, Ραφη[α].

II. רָפָא‎ see רפה‎. — See also ר ׳בֵּית‎ p. 112.

I. רָפָהproper name, masculine in Saul's line 1 Chronicles 8:37, Ραφαι(α), ᵐ5L Αραχα; see רְפָיָה‎. — II. ׳ר‎ see רפה‎.

II. רָפָה‎, II. רָפָא‎ as proper name, masculine, always with article H¹-R¹ph¹ (perhaps derived from proper name, of a people II. רְפָאִים‎, q. v.); — הָֽרפָה2 Samuel 21:16, 18, with preposition ׳לְהָ21:20. 22 = לְהָרָפָא1 Chronicles 20:6, 8; — only as parent, הָר ׳בִּילִידֵי2 Samuel 21:16, 18 (= הָֽרְפָאִים מִילִירֵי1 Chronicles 20:4); לְהָר ׳יֻלַּד‎ 1 Chronicles 20:20. 22 "" 20:6, 8. — I.רָפָה‎ see below רפָא‎.