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Entry for Strong's #6437 - פָּנָה

Transliteration
pânâh
Phonetics
paw-naw'  
Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1782
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to turn

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to turn toward or from or away

1a2) to turn and do

1a3) to turn, decline (of day)

1a4) to turn toward, approach (of evening)

1a5) to turn and look, look, look back or at or after or for

1b) (Piel) to turn away, put out of the way, make clear, clear away

1c) (Hiphil)

1c1) to turn

1c2) to make a turn, show signs of turning, turn back

1d) (Hophal) to be turned back

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1781 ‑ ἐντέλλω (en‑tel'‑lom‑ahee);  190 ‑ ἀκολουθέω (ak‑ol‑oo‑theh'‑o);  308 ‑ ἀναβλέπω (an‑ab‑lep'‑o);  578 ‑ ἀποβλέπω (ap‑ob‑lep'‑o);  1578 ‑ ἐκκλίνω (ek‑klee'‑no);  1587 ‑ ἐκλείπω (ek‑li'‑po);  1593 ‑ ἐκνεύω (ek‑nyoo'‑o);  1689 ‑ ἐμβλέπω (em‑blep'‑o);  1811 ‑ ἐξακολουθέω (ex‑ak‑ol‑oo‑theh'‑o);  2014 ‑ ἐπιφαίνω (ep‑ee‑fah'ee‑no);  2597 ‑ καταβαίνω (kat‑ab‑ah'ee‑no);  2827 ‑ κλίνω (klee'‑no);  3179 ‑ μεθίστημι (meth‑is'‑tay‑mee, ‑is‑tan'‑o);  3708 ‑ ὁράω (hor‑ah'‑o);  3729 ‑ ὁρμάω (hor‑mah'‑o);  4017 ‑ περιβλέπω (per‑ee‑blep'‑o);  4105 ‑ πλανάω (plan‑ah'‑o);  4337 ‑ προσέχω (pros‑ekh'‑o);  5290 ‑ ὑποστρέφω (hoop‑os‑tref'‑o);  5342 ‑ φέρω (fer'‑o);  1872 ‑ ἐπακολουθέω (ep‑ak‑ol‑oo‑theh'‑o);  390 ‑ ἀναστρέφω (an‑as‑tref'‑o);  4887 ‑ συνδέω (soon‑deh'‑o);  643 ‑ ἀποσκευάζω (ap‑osk‑yoo‑ad'‑zo);  2090 ‑ ἑτοιμάζω (het‑oy‑mad'‑zo);  3596 ‑ ὁδοιπορέω (hod‑oy‑por‑eh'‑o);  654 ‑ ἀποστρέφω (ap‑os‑tref'‑o);  4762 ‑ στρέφω (stref'‑o);  991 ‑ βλέπω (blep'‑o);  1914 ‑ ἐπιβλέπω (ep‑ee‑blep'‑o);  1994 ‑ ἐπιστρέφω (ep‑ee‑stref'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (133) NAS (131) HCS (130)
Genesis 4
Exodus 6
Leviticus 5
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 16
Joshua 5
Judges 9
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 3
1 Kings 5
2 Kings 4
2 Chronicles 6
Job 5
Psalms 9
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 8
Jeremiah 10
Ezekiel 14
Hosea 1
Nahum 1
Zephaniah 1
Haggai 1
Malachi 2
Genesis 4
Exodus 5
Leviticus 5
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 16
Joshua 5
Judges 9
1 Samuel 4
2 Samuel 3
1 Kings 5
2 Kings 4
2 Chronicles 5
Job 5
Psalms 9
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 8
Jeremiah 10
Ezekiel 13
Hosea 1
Nahum 1
Zephaniah 1
Haggai 1
Malachi 2
Genesis 3
Exodus 6
Leviticus 5
Numbers 5
Deuteronomy 15
Joshua 4
Judges 8
1 Samuel 5
2 Samuel 3
1 Kings 8
2 Kings 4
2 Chronicles 8
Job 5
Psalms 9
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 2
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 8
Jeremiah 10
Ezekiel 14
Hosea 1
Nahum 1
Zephaniah 1
Haggai 1
Malachi 2
BYZ TIS TR
P-c 1
n-cms 1
v-hPms 1
v-hp3fs 1
v-hp3ms 1
v-pp1cs 1
v-pp3ms 1
v-qPmp 2
v-qPms 6
v-qa 1
v-qc 7
v-qi1cs 1
v-qi2ms 2
v-qi3ms 8
v-qp1cs 4
v-qp2ms 2
v-qp3ms 6
v-qvms 1
P-c 1
n-cms 1
v-hPms 1
v-hp3fs 1
v-hp3ms 1
v-pp1cs 1
v-pp2ms 1
v-pp3ms 1
v-qPmp 2
v-qPms 6
v-qa 1
v-qc 7
v-qi1cs 1
v-qi2ms 2
v-qi3ms 8
v-qp1cs 4
v-qp2ms 2
v-qp3ms 7
v-qvms 4
P-c 1
n-cms 1
v-hPms 1
v-hp3fs 1
v-hp3ms 1
v-pp1cs 1
v-pp2ms 1
v-pp3ms 1
v-qPmp 2
v-qPms 6
v-qa 1
v-qc 7
v-qi1cs 1
v-qi2ms 2
v-qi3ms 8
v-qp1cs 4
v-qp2ms 2
v-qp3ms 7
v-qvms 4
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1382) np (פנ PN) AC: Turn CO: Face AB: ?: The turning of the face. (eng: fan; spin)

A) np (פנ PN) AC: ? CO: Corner AB: ?

Nm ) np (פנ PN) - I. Corner: II. Or:As a turning toward another direction. KJV (6): corner, lest, not, peradventure - Strongs: H6434 (פֵּן), H6435 (פֶּן)

B) nnp (פננ PNN) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

bm ) ninp (פנינ PNYN) - Ruby: A gem that glistens when turned. [df: ynp] KJV (6): ruby - Strongs: H6443 (פָּנִי)

C) npa (אפנ APN) AC: Turn CO: Wheel AB: ?: A turning object.

Nm) npa (אפנ APN) - Turning: KJV (1): fitly - Strongs: H655 (אֹפֶן)

gm) npfa (אופנ AWPN) - Wheel: KJV (36): wheel - Strongs: H212 (אֹפָן)

H) enp (פנה PNH) AC: Turn CO: Face AB: ?: What turns back and forth.

V) enp (פנה PNH) - Turn: To turn the face or to turn directions. Also to turn something back or away. KJV (135): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Piel) turn, look, prepare, regard, respect, look - Strongs: H6437 (פָּנָה)

Nm) enp (פנה PNH) - Face: The face, also the presence of one through the sense of being in the face of. [Always written in the plural form, minp; Frequently used with the prefix "l ", meaning "to" or "for", meaning "to the face of" or "before"] KJV (2110): face, presence, because, sight, countenance, from, person, upon, of, against, open, for, toward - Strongs: H3942 (לִפְנַי), H6440 (פָּנֶה)

J) nfp (פונ PWN) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

V) nfp (פונ PWN) - Turn: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) distracted - Strongs: H6323 (פּוּן)

M) nip (פינ PYN) AC: ? CO: Corner AB: ?: A point which makes a turn.

Nf1) enip (פינה PYNH) - Corner: KJV (28): corner, chief, tower, bulwark, stay - Strongs: H6438 (פִּנָּה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מָּנָה135 verb turn (Late Hebrew id.; Syriac , ᵑ7מְּנָא; Ethiopic : Arabic pass away, banish; compare Sabean פנה (variously) e.g. CIS iv. Nos. 1,37, 40; Assyrian pânu, face, Phoenician פנם, MI13,18 לפני, suffix מפני Ezekiel 1:19); —

Qal117 Perfect 3 masculine singular ׳פ Jeremiah 6:4 +, 2 masculine singular מָּנִיתָ 2 Samuel 9:8, etc.; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יִפְנֶה 1 Samuel 13:17 +, וַיִּ֫פֶן Exodus 2:12 +, 3 feminine singular וַתֵּ֫פֶן 1 Kings 10:13,1singular וָאֵ֫פֶן Deuteronomy 9:15; Deuteronomy 10:5,1plural וַנֵּ֫פֶן Deuteronomy 2:1 +, etc.; Imperative masculine singular מְּנֵה Psalm 25:16 +, etc.; Infinitiveabsolute מָּנֹה Haggai 1:9; construct לִפְנוֺת Genesis 24:63 +, etc.; Participle מֹּנֶה Deuteronomy 29:17 +, etc.; — 1

a. turn toward, אֶל person, literal, Judges 6:14; Isaiah 13:14 = Jeremiah 50:16; Job 21:5 (i.e. attentively); compare of branches Ezekiel 17:6 (in allegory); with עַל of direction Genesis 24:49; figurative with ׳אֶליֿ (in worship), Isaiah 45:22, other gods Hosea 3:1; Deuteronomy 31:18,20; Leviticus 19:4; for help Leviticus 19:31; Leviticus 20:6; Job 5:1; אֶלאָֿוֶן Job 36:21; with accusative הַמָּקוֺםאֲשֶׁר יִפְנֶה Ezekiel 10:11; with ה locative 1 Kings 17:3; Deuteronomy 2:3 (+ לָכֶם dativus ethicus [dative of interest]), Song of Solomon 6:1; with דֶּרֶךְ 1 Samuel 13:18 (twice in verse); Job 24:18, ׳אֶלדֿ Judges 20:42; 1 Samuel 13:17; figurative לְדֶרֶךְ Isaiah 53:6; Isaiah 56:11; with accusative כֹּל אֲשֶׁריִֿפְנֶה 1 Samuel 14:47, Song of Solomon , + שָׁם, figurative 1 Kings 2:3, i.e. whatever thou undertakest, אֶלכָּֿלאֲֿשֶׁר יִפְנֶה Proverbs 17:8.

b. turn from, מִן local Genesis 18:22, figurative, of heart, with ׳מֵעִם י Deuteronomy 29:17, absolute = turn away Deuteronomy 30:17; in phrase עֹרֶף׳פ turn (with) the back (compare ראה עֹרֶף) Jeremiah 18:17), + לִפְנֵי, Joshua 7:12 (of flight), figurative, + ׳אֶליֿ, Jeremiah 2:27; Jeremiah 32:33.

c. turn and do a thing, literal (especially + verb of motion) Numbers 21:33; Deuteronomy 1:7,24; Judges 18:21; 1 Kings 10:13 17t.; to do a thing (infinitive) Ecclesiastes 2:12.

d. turn, decline, of day Jeremiah 6:4, days of life Psalm 90:9.

e. turn toward, approach, of evening, לִפְנוֺת עָ֑רֶב Genesis 24:63; Deuteronomy 23:12; of morning, (הַ)בֹּקֶר׳לִפ Exodus 14:27; Judges 19:26; Psalm 46:6 (figurative).

2. a. turn and look, look, literal, אֶל person Numbers 12:10; 2 Chronicles 20:24; 26:20, וַיִּפֶן כֹּה וָכֹה Exodus 2:12; with לְמָ֑עְלָה Isaiah 8:21 absolute look (back) 2 Chronicles 13:14; with אַתֲרִי look behind one (and see, or say), Joshua 8:20; Judges 20:40; 2 Samuel 1:7; 2 Samuel 2:20; 2 Kings 2:24, look after anotber Ezekiel 29:16 (figurative for seek alliance with); with אֶל of direction Exodus 16:10; Numbers 17:7.

b. of inanimate things, face, with אֶל location Joshua 15:7, usually of facing points of compass, with ה locative 1 Kings 7:25 (4t. in verse) = 2 Chronicles 4:4 (4t. in verse), Joshua 15:2; Ezekiel 8:3; Ezekiel 46:19, but also with קָדִים Ezekiel 43:17; Ezekiel 44:1; Ezekiel 46:1,12; Ezekiel 47:2, compare Ezekiel 43:1.

c. especially figurative look at,אֶלֿ person, regard, (1) graciously 2 Samuel 9:8; of ׳י Ezekiel 36:9; Leviticus 26:9; 2 Kings 13:23; Psalm 40:5, + חָנַן Psalm 25:16; Psalm 69:17; Psalm 86:16; Psalm 119:132; with אֶלתְּֿפִלָּה 1 Kings 8:28 2 Chronicles 6:19; Psalm 102:18, אֶלמִֿנְחָה Numbers 16:15; Malachi 2:13; (2) sternly, אֶלקְֿשִׁי הָעָם Deuteronomy 9:27.

d. look for (אֶל of thing) = expect Haggai 1:9.

e. figurative look at (ב of thing) = consider Ecclesiastes 2:11. — 2 Chronicles 25:23 see מַּנָּה

Pi`el Perfect 3 masculine singular מִּנָּה Zephaniah 3:15, etc.; Imperative masculine plural מַּנּוּ Isaiah 40:3 2t.; — turn away, put out of the way, with accusative of person Zephaniah 3:15 ("" הֵסִיר); hence make clear, with accusative הַבַּיִת, i.e. clear away things scattered about, make orderly, German 'aufräumen' Genesis 24:31; empty it Leviticus 14:36; figurative, with accusative דֶּרֶךְ make clear, free from obstacles, Isaiah 40:3; Isaiah 57:14; Isaiah 62:10; Malachi 3:1; accusative omitted clear away (ground) before it, i.e. to plant it Psalm 80:10 (figurative).

Hiph`il (especially Jeremiah) Perfect 3 masculine singular הִפְנָה Jeremiah 48:39,3feminine singular הִפְנְתָה Jeremiah 49:24, etc.; Imperfect וַיֶּ֫פֶן Judges 15:4; Infinitive construct suffix הַפְנֹתוֺ 1 Samuel 10:9; Participle מַפְנֶה Nahum 2:9; —

1 turn, with accusative וַיֶּפֶן זָנָב אֶלזָֿנָב Judges 15:4, עֹרֶף Jeremiah 48:39 (compare הפך Joshua 7:8), שִׁכְמוֺ לָלֶכֶת 1 Samuel 10:9.

2 make a turn, shew (signs of) turning, + נָסוּ Jeremiah 46:21, לָנוּם Jeremiah 49:24; opposed to נָסוּ Jeremiah 46:5, compare Nahum 2:9; + אֶל person Nahum 47:3.

Hoph`al Imperative masculine plural הָפְנוּ Jeremiah 49:8 (Ges§ 46a, N.) be ye turned back! (in flight, + נֻסוּ); Participle מָפְנֶה צָפ֫וֺנָה Ezekiel 9:2 the gate . . . which is faced northward (compare Qal 2 b.

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List of Word Forms
בִּפְנוֹתָ֖ם בפנותם הִפְנ֑וּ הִפְנ֛וּ הִפְנ֤וּ הִפְנְתָ֥ה הִפְנָה־ הַפֹּנ֖וֹת הַפֹּנֶ֖ה הַפֹּנֶ֣ה הַפֹּנֶ֥ה הַפּוֹנֶ֔ה הַפּוֹנֶ֣ה הָפְנוּ֙ הפונה הפנה הפנה־ הפנו הפנות הפנתה וְאֶפְנֶ֥ה וַיִּ֖פֶן וַיִּ֜פֶן וַיִּ֣פֶן וַיִּ֤פֶן וַיִּ֥פֶן וַיִּ֧פֶן וַיִּפְנ֖וּ וַיִּפְנ֞וּ וַיִּפְנ֣וּ וַיִּפְנ֤וּ וַיִּפְנ֥וּ וַיִּפְנוּ֙ וַיֶּ֤פֶן וַנֵּ֙פֶן֙ וַנֵּ֜פֶן וַנֵּ֣פֶן וַתֵּ֛פֶן וָאֵ֗פֶן וּפִנָּה־ וּפִנּ֣וּ וּפָנִ֜יתָ וּפָנִ֣יתִֽי וּפָנִ֣יתִי וּפָנִ֣יתָ וּפָנִ֤יתִֽי וּפָנִ֥יתָ וּפָנָ֞ה וּפָנָ֥ה ואפן ואפנה ויפן ויפנו ונפן ופנה ופנה־ ופנו ופנית ופניתי ותפן יִ֝פְנֶה יִפְנ֔וּ יִפְנֶ֔ה יִפְנֶ֖ה יִפְנֶ֛ה יִפְנֶ֣ה יִפְנֶ֤ה יִפְנֶ֥ה יִפְנֶה֙ יִפְנוּ֙ יפנה יפנו כְּהַפְנֹת֤וֹ כהפנתו לִפְנ֣וֹת לִפְנ֤וֹת לִפְנ֥וֹת לִפְנֽוֹת־ לפנות לפנות־ מַפְנֶֽה׃ מָפְנֶ֣ה מפנה מפנה׃ פְּנ֣וּ פְּנ֣וּ ׀ פְּנ֥וֹת פְּנ֥וּ פְּנ֨וּ פְּנֵ֣ה פְּנֵ֥ה פְּנֵה־ פְּנוֹת֙ פְּנוּ֩ פְּנוּ־ פְנוּ־ פִּנִּ֣יתִי פִּנִּ֥יתָ פִּנָּ֖ה פַּנּ֖וּ פַּנּוּ־ פָּ֭נָה פָּנ֔וּ פָּנ֣וּ פָּנִ֑ינוּ פָּנָ֣ה פָּנֹ֤ה פָנ֥וּ פָנִ֔יתָ פָנָ֔ה פָנָ֣ה פָנָ֥ה פֹּנִ֣ים פֹּנִים֙ פֹּנֶ֖ה פֹּנֶ֣ה פֹנִ֣ים ׀ פֹנִ֨ים ׀ פֹנֶ֤ה פנה פנה־ פנו פנו־ פנות פנים פנינו פנית פניתי תִּפְנ֤וּ תִּפְנֶ֖ה תִּפְנֶ֤ה תִּפְנֶֽה׃ תִּפְנוּ֙ תֵּ֖פֶן תֵּ֗פֶן תֵּ֣פֶן תפן תפנה תפנה׃ תפנו bifnoTam bip̄·nō·w·ṯām bip̄nōwṯām faNah faNita faNu fenu foNeh foNim hā·p̄ə·nū hafeNu hap·pō·neh hap·pō·nō·wṯ hap·pō·w·neh hāp̄ənū happoNeh happōneh happoNot happōnōwṯ happōwneh hifnah hifneTah hifNu hip̄·nāh- hip̄·nə·ṯāh hip̄·nū hip̄nāh- hip̄nəṯāh hip̄nū kə·hap̄·nō·ṯōw kehafnoTo kəhap̄nōṯōw lifNot lip̄·nō·wṯ lip̄·nō·wṯ- lip̄nōwṯ lip̄nōwṯ- mā·p̄ə·neh mafeNeh mafNeh map̄·neh māp̄əneh map̄neh pā·nāh p̄ā·nāh pā·nî·nū p̄ā·nî·ṯā pā·nōh pā·nū p̄ā·nū pan·nū pan·nū- Panah pānāh p̄ānāh paNinu pānînū p̄ānîṯā panNu pannū pannū- paNoh pānōh paNu pānū p̄ānū pə·nêh pə·nêh- pə·nō·wṯ pə·nū pə·nū- p̄ə·nū- peneh pənêh pənêh- peNot pənōwṯ peNu pənū pənū- p̄ənū- pin·nāh pin·nî·ṯā pin·nî·ṯî pinNah pinnāh pinNita pinnîṯā pinNiti pinnîṯî pō·neh p̄ō·neh pō·nîm p̄ō·nîm poNeh pōneh p̄ōneh poNim pōnîm p̄ōnîm tê·p̄en Tefen têp̄en tifNeh tifNu tip̄·neh tip̄·nū tip̄neh tip̄nū ū·p̄ā·nāh ū·p̄ā·nî·ṯā ū·p̄ā·nî·ṯî ū·p̄in·nāh- ū·p̄in·nū ufaNah ufaNita ufaNiti ufinnah ufinNu ūp̄ānāh ūp̄ānîṯā ūp̄ānîṯî ūp̄innāh- ūp̄innū vaEfen vaiYefen vaiYifen vaiyifNu vanNefen vatTefen veefNeh wā’êp̄en wā·’ê·p̄en wan·nê·p̄en wannêp̄en wat·tê·p̄en wattêp̄en way·ye·p̄en way·yi·p̄en way·yip̄·nū wayyep̄en wayyip̄en wayyip̄nū wə’ep̄neh wə·’ep̄·neh yifNeh yifNu yip̄·neh yip̄·nū yip̄neh yip̄nū
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