Word Summary
tappuach: apple tree, apple
Original Word: תַּפוּחַ
Transliteration: tappuach
Phonetic Spelling: (tap-poo'-akh)
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: apple tree, apple
Meaning: an apple, the fruit, the tree
Strong's Concordance
apple tree

From naphach; an apple (from its fragrance), i.e. The fruit or the tree (probably includ. Others of the pome order, as the quince, the orange, etc.) -- apple (tree). See also Beth Tappuwach.

see HEBREW naphach

see HEBREW Beth Tappuwach


H8598. tappuach

I. תַּמּוּחַnoun [masculine] apple-tree, apple (from aromatic scent (breath), Thes LagBN 111, 129 Post (see below); Arabic is loan-word Frä140; on meaning apple see LöwNo. 109 RSJPh xiii. 65 f. PostHast. Dict. Bib. 'Apple') **see also HomA. u. A. 100, 106, 107; TristrNHB 334 f. thinks ׳ת‎ = apricot (so Id.Smith DB (2) APPLE); M'Lean-DyerEB APPLE makes ׳ת‎ = quince. —

1 singular תַּמּוּחַapple-tree Joel 1:12; Song of Solomon 2:3; 8:5.

2 plural תַּמּוּחִיםapples Song of Solomon 2:5, כַּתּ אַמֵּךְ ׳רֵיחַ7:9; זָהָב תַּמּוּחֵיProverbs 25:4 (in simile).