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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #1764 - דֹּחַן

Word Origin:
of uncertain derivation
Parts of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) millet

Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (1)NAS (1)HCS (1)
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2097) nhd (דההנ DHhN) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?

gm ) nhfd (דוההנ DWHhN) - Millet: A type of grain. KJV (1): millet - Strongs: H1764 (דֹּחַן)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
[ דֹּ֫חַן noun masculine millet (Late Hebrew דּוֺחַן, Aramaic דּוֺחִינָא׳ד), Ezekiel 4:9 in the series חִטִּין וּשְׂעֹרִים וּפוֺל וַעֲדָשִׁיםוְכֻסְּמִים ׳וְד see Löw72.


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Gesenius Definition

דֹּחַן m. Arabic دُخْنُ Ezekiel 4:9, millet (holcus dochna, Linn.), Germ. Meerhirfen, a kind of corn, of which many species are grown in Italy, Syria, and Egypt; partly used for green fodder, for which the leaves serve, and partly for the grain, which is of a dusky, blackish colour when ripe, and is used for bread, pottage, etc. Comp. Oedmann, Verm. Sammll. aus der Naturkunde, vol. v. p. 92, Germ. vers. Forskål Flora Ægyptio-Arab. p. 174. Niebuhr’s Arabia, p. 295. [Some of] the ancient versions translate it panicum, see Celsii Hierob. i. 453, seq.

List of Word Forms
וְדֹ֣חַן ודחן veDochan wə·ḏō·ḥan wəḏōḥan

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