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Bible Names N-Z: Saph




Saph in Easton's Bible Dictionary extension, the son of the giant whom Sibbechai slew (2 Sam. 21:18); called also Sippai (1 Chr. 20:4).

Saph in Fausset's Bible Dictionary Of the sons of the giant; slain by Sibbechai the Hushathite fighting with the Philistines at Gob or Gaza (2 Samuel 21:18). In 1 Chronicles 20:4 SIPPAI.

Saph in Hitchcock's Bible Names rushes; sea-moss

Saph in Naves Topical Bible -Also called SIPPAI -A Philistine giant 2Sa 21:18; 1Ch 20:4

Saph in Smiths Bible Dictionary (tall), one of the sons of the giant slain by Sibbechai the Hushathite. 2Sa 21:18 In 1Ch 20:4 he is called SIPPAI. (B.C. about 1050.)

Saph in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE saf (caph; Codex Vaticanus Saph; Codex Alexandrinus Sephe): A Philistine, one of the four champions of the race of Rapha ("giant") who was slain by Sibbecai, one of David's heroes (2 Sam 21:18; 1 Ch 20:4). It is supposed by some that he was the son of the giant Goliath, but this is not proved. In 1 Ch 20:4, the same person is called "Sippai."

Saph Scripture - 2 Samuel 21:18 And it came to pass after this, that there was again a battle with the Philistines at Gob: then Sibbechai the Hushathite slew Saph, which [was] of the sons of the giant.

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