צוֹפִים, הַצּ׳ pr. n. (v. preced.) Ha-Tsofim (Outlook, Scopos), an eminence north of Jerusalem. Y. M. Kat. III, 83ᵇ bot. הרואה את ירושלם מן הצ׳ וכ׳ he who sees Jerusalem (after its destruction) from the Scopos, must rend his garments. Tosef. Pes. II (III), 13 אם עבר הצ׳ if (in going from Jerusalem and noticing that he has sacred flesh with him) he has passed the Scopos; Pes. III, 8 צופים; ib. 81ᵇ; Ber. 49ᵇ; a. e.—Sot. 48ᵇ, v. נוֹפֶת.