- Included in Eastons: Yes
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
- Included in Smiths: Yes
- Included in Websters: Yes
- Included in Strongs: Yes
- Included in Thayers: No
- Included in BDB: Yes
Some architectural ornament.
1. Heb. kaphtor (Exodus 25:31-36), occurring in the description of the candlestick. It was an ornamental swell beneath the cups of the candlestick, probably an imitation of the fruit of the almond.
a word employed in the Authorized Version to translate two terms which refer to some architectural or ornamental object, but which have nothing in common.
- Caphtor .
- The second term, Peka'im , is found only in (1 Kings 6:18) and 1 Kings 7:24 The word no doubt signifies some globular thing resembling a small gourd or an egg, though as to the character of the ornament we are quite in the dark.
KNOP, noun nop. [a different spelling of knap or nob.]
A knob; a tufted top; a bud; a bunch; a button.
KNOP'PED, adjective nop'ped. Having knops or knobs; fastened as with buttons.