🔼The name Beth-tappuah in the Bible
🔼Etymology of the name Beth-tappuah
The name Beth-tappuah consists of two elements. The first part is identical to the common Hebrew word בית (bayit) meaning house:
The second part of our name is the same as the noun תפוח (tappuah), denoting some kind of love-apple:
For a meaning of the name Beth-tappuah, both NOBSE Study Bible Name List and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names read House Of Apples. BDB Theological Dictionary has Place Of Apples.