3244. yanshuph or yanshoph
Strong's Concordance
yanshuph or yanshoph: (a ceremonially unclean bird) perhaps an owl
Original Word: יַנְשׁוֹף
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: yanshuph or yanshoph
Phonetic Spelling: (yan-shoof')
Short Definition: owl
יַנְשׁוּף and (Isaiah 34:11) יַנְשׁוֺף noun [masculine] a bird (with harsh, strident note ? BoHeroz, ii. 284; ed. Rosenm. iii. 29, TristrNHB 192 think of נֶשֶׁף — i.e. a twilight bird; on formative compare LagBN 127 BaNB 231); — unclean Leviticus 11:17; Deuteronomy 14:16; inhabiting deserts Isaiah 34:11. Probably a kind of owl Bol.c., 'Great Owl,' Egyptian Eagle-owl (bubo ascalaphus) Tristrl.c. compare ᵑ6 ᵑ7 Di Dr - WhiteHpt (Leviticus), > ᵐ5. ᵑ9 Leviticus, Isaiah ibis.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
great owl

Or yanshowph {yan-shofe'}; apparently from nashaph; an unclean (acquatic) bird; probably the heron (perhaps from its blowing cry, or because the night-heron is meant (compare nesheph))) -- (great) owl.s

see HEBREW nashaph

see HEBREW nesheph

Forms and Transliterations
הַיַּנְשֽׁוּף׃ הַיַּנְשׁ֖וּף הינשוף הינשוף׃ וְיַנְשׁ֥וֹף וינשוף haiyanShuf hay·yan·šūp̄ hayyanšūp̄ veyanShof wə·yan·šō·wp̄ wəyanšōwp̄
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Strong's Hebrew 3244
3 Occurrences

hay·yan·šūp̄ — 2 Occ.
wə·yan·šō·wp̄ — 1 Occ.

Leviticus 11:17
HEB: הַשָּׁלָ֖ךְ וְאֶת־ הַיַּנְשֽׁוּף׃
NAS: and the cormorant and the great owl,
KJV: and the cormorant, and the great owl,
INT: and the little and the cormorant and the great

Deuteronomy 14:16
HEB: הַכּ֥וֹס וְאֶת־ הַיַּנְשׁ֖וּף וְהַתִּנְשָֽׁמֶת׃
NAS: the little owl, the great owl, the white owl,
KJV: The little owl, and the great owl, and the swan,
INT: the little the great the white

Isaiah 34:11
HEB: קָאַ֣ת וְקִפּ֔וֹד וְיַנְשׁ֥וֹף וְעֹרֵ֖ב יִשְׁכְּנוּ־
NAS: will possess it, And owl and raven
KJV: shall possess it; the owl also and the raven
INT: pelican and hedgehog and owl and raven will dwell

3 Occurrences

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