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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3240 - יָנַח

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to rest

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to rest, settle down and remain

1a2) to repose, have rest, be quiet

1b) (Hiphil)

1b1) to cause to rest, give rest to, make quiet

1b2) to cause to rest, cause to alight, set down

1b3) to lay or set down, deposit, let lie, place

1b4) to let remain, leave

1b5) to leave, depart from

1b6) to abandon

1b7) to permit

1c) (Hophal)

1c1) to obtain rest, be granted rest

1c2) to be left, be placed

1c3) open space (substantive)

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (75) NAS (0) HCS (0)
Genesis 4
Exodus 5
Leviticus 3
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 3
Joshua 3
Judges 5
1 Samuel 2
2 Samuel 3
1 Kings 6
2 Kings 2
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 3
Esther 1
Psalms 3
Ecclesiastes 5
Isaiah 4
Jeremiah 3
Ezekiel 9
Hosea 1
Amos 1
Zechariah 1
Daniel 9

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1307) hn (נהה NHh) AC: Guide CO: Rest AB: ?: The pictograph n is a picture of a seed representing continuance, the h is a picture of a wall that separates the inside from the outside. Combined these mean "continue outside". The shepherd would guide his flock to a place of water. Here is water for drinking as well as green grass for pasturing. Once the flock arrives, they are free to rest after the long journey. A guided journey to a place of rest. A sigh of rest. (eng: night - from the German nocht, as the time of rest)

A) hn (נהה NHh) AC: ? CO: Rest AB: ?

Nf2 ) thn (נההת NHhT) - Rest: KJV (8): rest, set, quietness, lighting - Strongs: H5183 (נַחַת)

hf1) ehnm (מנההה MNHhH) - Gift: What is brought to another. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (213): offering, present, gift, oblation, sacrifice, meat - Strongs: H4503 (מִנְחָה), H4504 (מִנְחָה)

C) hna (אנהה ANHh) AC: Sigh CO: ? AB: ?: A sigh of rest.

V) hna (אנהה ANHh) - Sigh: To sigh or groan out of a desire for rest. KJV (12): (vf: Niphal) sigh, groan, mourn - Strongs: H584 (אָנַח)

Nm) na (אנהה ANHh) - I: In the sense of sighing or breathing. [Aramaic only; The plural form of this word meaning, we, is anhnaor anhna] [df: ana hna] KJV (20): I, me, we - Strongs: H576 (אֲנָא), H586 (אֲנַחְנָה)

Nf1 ) ehna (אנההה ANHhH) - Groan: The expression of burden and the desire for rest. KJV (11): sighing, groaning, sigh, mourning - Strongs: H585 (אֲנָחָה)

fm) ihna (אנההי ANHhY) - I: In the sense of sighing or breathing. [The plural form of this word meaning, we, is fnhna, fnhnand fna] [df: ykna yna] KJV (29): I, me, we, ourselves, mine - Strongs: H580 (אֲנוּ), H587 (אֲנַחְנוּ), H589 (אֲנִי), H595 (אָנֹכִי), H5168 (נַחְנוּ)

F) hne (הנהה HNHh) AC: ? CO: Rest AB: ?

Nf1 ) ehne (הנההה HNHhH) - Rest: KJV (1): release - Strongs: H2010 (הֲנָחָה)

H) ehn (נההה NHhH) AC: Guide CO: ? AB: ?

V) ehn (נההה NHhH) - Guide: KJV (39): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) lead, guide, bestow, govern, put, straiten - Strongs: H5148 (נָחָה)

J) hfn (נוהה NWHh) AC: Rest CO: Rest AB: ?: A place of quiet and rest from burdens, work or enemy.

V) hfn (נוהה NWHh) - Rest: KJV (64): (vf: Paal) rest, cease, confederate, down, lay, quiet, remain - Strongs: H5117 (נוּחַ)

Nm) hfn (נוהה NWHh) - Rest: KJV (4): rest - Strongs: H5118 (נוּחַ)

am) hfnm (מנוהה MNWHh) - Rest: KJV (7): rest - Strongs: H4494 (מָנוֹחַ)

kf1) ehfnm (מנוההה MNWHhH) - Rest: KJV (21): rest, comfortable, ease, quiet, still - Strongs: H4496 (מְנֻחָה)

L) hni (ינהה YNHh) AC: Sit CO: Rest AB: ?

V) hni (ינהה YNHh) - Sit: KJV (75): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal) leave, up, lay, suffer, place, put, set, down, alone, bestow, pacify, still, withdraw, withhold - Strongs: H3240 (יָנַח)

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List of Word Forms
הִנִּ֖יחַ הִנִּ֙יחַ֙ הִנִּ֣יחַ הִנִּ֤יחַ הִנִּ֤יחוּ הִנִּ֥חַ הִנִּ֥יחַ הִנִּֽיחוּ׃ הִנִּיחַ֩ הַֽנַּֽח־ הַמֻּנָּ֔ח הַנִּ֖יחוּ הַנִּ֣יחָה הַנִּ֣יחוּ הַנִּ֤חוּ הַנִּ֧יחוּ המנח הנח הנח־ הנחו הניח הניחה הניחו הניחו׃ וְהִ֨נִּיח֔וֹ וְהִנִּ֛יחַ וְהִנִּ֥יחוּ וְהִנִּיח֖וּךְ וְהִנִּיחָ֖ם וְהִנַּחְתִּ֖י וְהִנַּחְתִּ֤יו וְהִנַּחְתִּ֥י וְהִנַּחְתֶּ֣ם וְהִנַּחְתֶּ֨ם וְהִנַּחְתָּ֖ וְהִנַּחְתָּ֖ם וְהִנַּחְתּ֗וֹ וְהַנַּ֤ח וְהַנַּח֙ וְהֻנִּ֥יחָה וְיַנִּ֤יחוּ וְיַנִּיחֻ֤הוּ וַיַּ֨נִּיח֔וּם וַיַּנִּ֣יחוּ ׀ וַיַּנִּ֤יחוּ וַיַּנִּ֥יחוּ וַיַּנִּח֖וּם וַיַּנִּחֵ֣הוּ וַיַּנִּחֵ֥הוּ וַיַּנִּחֻ֖הוּ וַיַּנִּיחֵ֧הוּ וַיַּנִּיחֵם֙ וַיַּנִּיחֻ֖הוּ וַיַּנַּ֖ח וַיַּנַּ֤ח וַיַּנַּ֥ח וַיַּנַּח֙ וַתַּנַּ֥ח והנח והנחת והנחתו והנחתי והנחתיו והנחתם והניח והניחה והניחו והניחוך והניחם וינח וינחהו וינחום ויניחהו ויניחו ויניחום ויניחם ותנח יַנִּ֖יחַ יַנִּ֣יחוּ ׀ יַנִּ֥יחַ יַנִּ֧יחוּ יניח יניחו לְהַנִּיח֖וֹ לְהַנִּיחָֽם׃ לַמֻּנָּ֔ח להניחו להניחם׃ למנח מַנִּ֥יחַֽ מֻנָּ֔ח מנח מניח שֶׁ֣אַנִּיחֶ֔נּוּ שאניחנו תַּ֝נִּיחֵ֗נִי תַּנִּחֵֽנוּ׃ תַּנַּ֑ח תַּנַּ֣ח תנח תנחנו׃ תניחני ham·mun·nāḥ hammunNach hammunnāḥ han·naḥ- han·nî·ḥāh han·ni·ḥū han·nî·ḥū hannach hannaḥ- hanNichah hanNichu hannîḥāh hanniḥū hannîḥū hin·ni·aḥ hin·nî·aḥ hin·nî·ḥū hinNiach hinniaḥ hinnîaḥ hinNichu hinnîḥū lam·mun·nāḥ lammunNach lammunnāḥ lə·han·nî·ḥām lə·han·nî·ḥōw lehanniCham lehanniCho ləhannîḥām ləhannîḥōw man·nî·aḥ manNiach mannîaḥ mun·nāḥ munNach munnāḥ še’annîḥennū še·’an·nî·ḥen·nū sheanniChennu tan·naḥ tan·nî·ḥê·nî tan·ni·ḥê·nū tanNach tannaḥ tanniCheni tanniChenu tannîḥênî tanniḥênū vaiyanNach vaiyanniChehu vaiyanniChem vaiyanNichu vaiyanniChuhu vaiyanniChum vattanNach vehanNach vehinnachTa vehinnachTam vehinnachTem vehinnachTi vehinnachTiv vehinnachTo vehinNiach vehinniCham veHinniCho vehinNichu vehinniChuch vehunNichah veyanNichu veyanniChuhu wat·tan·naḥ wattannaḥ way·yan·naḥ way·yan·ni·ḥê·hū way·yan·nî·ḥê·hū way·yan·nî·ḥêm way·yan·nî·ḥū way·yan·ni·ḥu·hū way·yan·nî·ḥu·hū way·yan·ni·ḥūm way·yan·nî·ḥūm wayyannaḥ wayyanniḥêhū wayyannîḥêhū wayyannîḥêm wayyannîḥū wayyanniḥuhū wayyannîḥuhū wayyanniḥūm wayyannîḥūm wə·han·naḥ wə·hin·naḥ·tā wə·hin·naḥ·tām wə·hin·naḥ·tem wə·hin·naḥ·tî wə·hin·naḥ·tîw wə·hin·naḥ·tōw wə·hin·nî·aḥ wə·hin·nî·ḥām wə·hin·nî·ḥōw wə·hin·nî·ḥū wə·hin·nî·ḥūḵ wə·hun·nî·ḥāh wə·yan·nî·ḥū wə·yan·nî·ḥu·hū wəhannaḥ wəhinnaḥtā wəhinnaḥtām wəhinnaḥtem wəhinnaḥtî wəhinnaḥtîw wəhinnaḥtōw wəhinnîaḥ wəhinnîḥām wəhinnîḥōw wəhinnîḥū wəhinnîḥūḵ wəhunnîḥāh wəyannîḥū wəyannîḥuhū yan·nî·aḥ yan·nî·ḥū yanNiach yannîaḥ yanNichu yannîḥū
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