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Entry for Strong's #5031 - נְבִיאָה

Word Origin
from (05030)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) prophetess

1a) ancient type endowed with gift of song (Miriam)

1b) later type consulted for a word (Huldah)

1c) false prophetess (Noadiah)

1d) wife of Isaiah the prophet

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 4398 ‑ προφῆτις (prof‑ay'‑tis);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (6) NAS (6) HCS (6)
Exodus 1
Judges 1
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 1
Isaiah 1
Exodus 1
Judges 1
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 1
Isaiah 1
Exodus 1
Judges 1
2 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 1
Isaiah 1
n-cfs 6
n-cfs 6
n-cfs 6

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1301) bn (נב NB) AC: Flourish CO: Fruit AB: Prophecy: The pictograph n is a picture of a seed, the b is a picture of a tent or house representing what is inside. Combined these mean "seed inside". A fruit hides the seeds inside it.

B) bbn (נבב NBB) AC: Hollow CO: ? AB: ?: The inside of a box for holding something or is empty.

V) bbn (נבב NBB) - Hollow: To hollow out. KJV (4): (vf: Paal, Participle) hollow, vain - Strongs: H5014 (נָבַב)

E) abn (נבא NBA) AC: ? CO: Prophet AB: Prophecy: A fruit produced from the inside of man. A knowledge of something that is not known by the five senses.

V) abn (נבא NBA) - Prophecy: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (116): (vf: Niphal, Hitpael) prophecy, prophet - Strongs: H5012 (נָבָא), H5013 (נְבָא)

bm) aibn (נביא NBYA) - Prophet: One who brings forth the inner fruit. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (320): prophet, prophecy - Strongs: H5029 (נְבִיא), H5030 (נָבִיא)

bf1) eaibn (נביאה NBYAH) - Prophetess: KJV (6): prophetess - Strongs: H5031 (נְבִיאָה)

df1) eafbn (נבואה NBWAH) - Prophecy: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (4): prophecy - Strongs: H5016 (נְבוּאָה), H5017 (נְבוּאָה)

J) bfn (נוב NWB) AC: Flourish CO: Fruit AB: ?

V) bfn (נוב NWB) - Flourish: KJV (4): (vf: Paal) bring forth, increase, cheerful - Strongs: H5107 (נוּב)

Nm) bfn (נוב NWB) - Fruit: [df: byn] KJV (2): fruit - Strongs: H5108 (נוֹב)

if1 ) ebfnt (תנובה TNWBH) - Fruit: KJV (5): fruit, increase - Strongs: H8570 (תְּנוּבָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נְבִיאָה noun masculine prophetess; —

1. a. of the ancient type endowed with gift of Song of Solomon , Miriam Exodus 15:20; Deborah Judges 4:4.

b. of the later type consulted for a word of׳י, Huldah 2 Kings 22:14 2 Chronicles 34:22.

2 false prophetess, Noadiah Nehemiah 6:14.

3 wife of Isaiah Isaiah 8:3.

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List of Word Forms
הַנְּבִיאָ֔ה הַנְּבִיאָ֜ה הַנְּבִיאָה֙ הנביאה נְבִיאָ֔ה נביאה han·nə·ḇî·’āh hannəḇî’āh hanneviAh nə·ḇî·’āh nəḇî’āh neviAh
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