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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #5575 - סַנְוֵרִים

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

1) sudden blindness

Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3)NAS (3)HCS (3)
2 Kings1
2 Kings1
2 Kings2
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

3035) rfcx (סגור SGWR) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Blindness

Nm ) rfcx (סגור SGWR) - Blindness: KJV (3): blindness - Strongs: H5575 (סַנְוֵרִים)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
[ סַנְוֵרִים noun [masculine]

plural intensive or

abstract (Sta§ 324 b) sudden blindness (etymology dubious; derivation from נוּר highly improbable, whether antiphrase Wetzst De Psalm 4,886 ii. 1,404, or from dazzling, compare 'flimmern' Hoffm ZAW ii (1882), 68; but also view of Hal RŠJ xi. 66 derivatives from √ סנר cover with a skin, i.e. produce film over, lacks demonstration; at present we must be content with assuming quadriliteral √, Thes Sta§ 243); — ׳הִכּוּ בַּסּ Genesis 19:11 (J) they smote the men with sudden blindness, compare 2 Kings 6:18; 2 Kings 2:18 (all cases miraculous, and in Kings temporary).


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Gesenius Definition

סַנְוֵרִים m. pl. blindness, Genesis 19:11; 2 Kings 6:18.

List of Word Forms
בַּסַּנְוֵרִ֑ים בַּסַּנְוֵרִ֔ים בַּסַּנְוֵרִ֖ים בסנורים bas·san·wê·rîm bassanveRim bassanwêrîm

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