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Strongs Number: H3730


Hebrew Word
כַּפְתֹּר
Transliteration
kaphtôr
Phonetic
kaf-tore'
Part of Speech
Noun Masculine
Strongs Definition

a chaplet; but used only in an architectonic {sense} that {is} the capital of a {column} or a wreath like button or disk on the candelabrum

BDB Definition

1. bulb, knob, capital, capital of a pillar

a. knob, bulb (as ornament)

b. capital (of a pillar)

Origin
Probably from an unused root meaning to encircle
Bible Usage
{knop} (upper) lintel.