H639 אף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H599; properly the nose or nostril; hence the face, and occasionally a person; also (from the rapid breathing in passion) ire

KJV Usage: anger (-gry), + before, countenance, face, + forbearing, forehead, + [long-] suffering, nose, nostril, snout, X worthy, wrath.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. nostril, nose, face
2. anger
Origin: from H599
TWOT: 133a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) nostril, nose, face
2) anger

View how H639 אף is used in the Bible

First 30 of 276 occurrences of H639 אף

Genesis 2:7 into his nostrils
Genesis 3:19 of thy nostrils
Genesis 7:22 All in whose nostrils
Genesis 19:1 himself with his nose
Genesis 24:47 upon her nose,
Genesis 27:45 anger
Genesis 30:2 anger
Genesis 39:19 to me; that his anger
Genesis 42:6 themselves before him with their noses
Genesis 44:18 and let not thy anger
Genesis 48:12 himself with his nose
Genesis 49:6 for in their anger
Genesis 49:7 be their anger,
Exodus 4:14 And the anger
Exodus 11:8 anger.
Exodus 15:8 of thy nostrils
Exodus 22:24 And my anger
Exodus 32:10 that my anger
Exodus 32:11 why doth thy anger
Exodus 32:12 anger,
Exodus 32:19 anger
Exodus 32:22 Let not the anger
Exodus 34:6 to anger,
Numbers 11:1 it; and his anger
Numbers 11:10 and the anger
Numbers 11:20 at your nostrils,
Numbers 11:33 the anger
Numbers 12:9 And the anger
Numbers 14:18 to anger,
Numbers 22:22 anger

Distinct usage

31 anger
12 And the anger
9 anger.
9 to anger,
7 the anger
7 anger,
6 his anger
6 in my anger,
6 my anger
5 For all this his anger
4 And his anger
3 to anger
3 And my anger
3 of his anger.
3 anger:
3 in his anger,
3 of his anger,
3 of his anger
2 of thy nostrils
2 before
2 out of his nostrils,
2 in thy nose,
2 and anger
2 in anger,
2 Therefore the anger
2 of thy anger.
2 was his anger
2 in my anger
2 himself with his nose
2 on his nose
2 with his nose
2 with his nose
2 them in my anger,
2 of my anger,
2 thy nose
1 it; and his anger
1 anger?
1 yourselves to them; then shall the anger
1 worthy
1 therefore their anger
1 them in his anger.
1 his anger,
1 in his anger:
1 is in my nostrils;
1 in his anger;
1 in anger:
1 why doth thy anger
1 once thou art angry?
1 of thy anger?
1 not: noses
1 snout,
1 angry
1 forbearing
1 of thy breath
1 is in his nostrils:
1 and nose
1 with me, thy anger
1 for my anger,
1 of his anger,
1 my anger,

Corresponding Greek Words

aph G1557 ek dikesis
aph G2189 echthra
aph G2372 thumos
aph G3456 mukterizo
aph G3568 nun
aph G3709 orge
aph G3710 orgizo
aph G3711 orgilos
aph G4383 prosopon
aph G5101 tis
aph ki G4133 plen

Related words


H600 אנף 'ănaph
(Chaldee); corresponding to H639 (only in the plural as a singular); the face

KJV Usage: face, visage.

H649 אפּים 'appayim
Dual of H639; two nostrils; Appajim, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Appaim.

H2739 חרוּמף chărûmaph
From passive participle of H2763 and H639; snubnosed; Charumaph, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Harumaph.

H599 אנף 'ânaph

A primitive root; to breathe hard, that is, be enraged

KJV Usage: be angry (displeased).

H601 אנפה 'ănâphâh
From H599; an unclean bird, perhaps the parrot (from its irascibility)

KJV Usage: heron.