taphach: to extend, spreadOriginal Word: טָפַחPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. rootDefinition
to extend, spreadNASB Translation
bore (1), spread (1).
] verb extend, spread
(Arabic be full to overflowing, abound
; Aramaic extend, spread
; טְפוּחָא a step, foot-length
; Late Hebrew טֶפַח a span
Pi`el Perfect טִמְּחָה Isaiah 48:13; טִמַּחְתִּי Lamentations 2:22; —
1 spread out the heavens Isaiah 48:13 ("" יָסְדָה ארץ).
2 denominative from טֶפַח carry on the palms, dandle Lamentations 2:22 ("" רִבִּיתִי I have brought up, reared).
A primitive root; to flatten out or extend (as a tent); figuratively, to nurse a child (as promotive of growth); or perhaps a denom. From tephach, from dandling on the palms -- span, swaddle.
see HEBREW tephach