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Entry for Strong's #3239 - יָנוֹחַ

yânôach, yânôchâh
yaw-no'-akh, yaw-no'-khaw  
Word Origin
from (03240)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Janoah or Janohah = “He rests”

1) a place apparently in the north of Galilee in Naphtali, taken by Tiglath-pileser in his first incursion into Palestine

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Joshua 2
2 Kings 1
Joshua 2
2 Kings 1
Joshua 2
2 Kings 1
n-p 1
n-p 1
n-p 1

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יָנוֺחַ proper name, of a location in extreme north of Israel 2 Kings 15:29; site dubious, Yânû— (Conder Lists 38) near Tyre is probably too far west; Guérin Gal. ii. 371f. proposes Hunîn, west of upper Jordan, compare Buhl Geogr. 237; ᵐ5 Ανιωχ, A ᵐ5 L Ιανωχ.

יָנ֫וֺחָה proper name, of a location on border of Ephraim Joshua 16:6,7, identification with Yânun southeast from Shechem Rob BR iii. 297 compare Buhl Geogr. 178; ᵐ5 Ιανωχα, Ιανωκα.

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List of Word Forms
יָ֠נוֹחַ יָנֽוֹחָה׃ ינוח ינוחה׃ מִיָּנ֖וֹחָה מינוחה mî·yā·nō·w·ḥāh miyaNochah mîyānōwḥāh yā·nō·w·aḥ yā·nō·w·ḥāh Yanoach yaNochah yānōwaḥ yānōwḥāh
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