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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #7075 - קִנְיָן

Word Origin:
from (07069)
Parts of Speech:
Noun Masculine
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) thing acquired, acquisition, possession, purchased property, wealth

1a) thing acquired (by purchase)

1b) creatures (more general)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2934 ‑ κτῆνος (ktay'‑nos);   2937 ‑ κτίσις (ktis'‑is);  
Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (10)NAS (10)HCS (8)
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1428) nq (קנ QN) AC: Acquire CO: Nest AB: Zealous: The pictograph q is a picture of the sun at the horizon and the gathering of the light, the n is a picture of a seed. Combined these mean "gathering for the seeds". The parent birds go about gathering materials to build a nest where they will raise their seeds (eggs) . (eng: coin - for purchasing)

A) nq (קנ QN) AC: ? CO: Nest AB: ?: A birds nest as well as a stall for animals as a nest.

Nm) nq (קנ QN) - Nest: KJV (13): nest, room - Strongs: H7064 (קֵן)

B) nnq (קננ QNN) AC: ? CO: Nest AB: ?: The building of the nest and family.

V) nnq (קננ QNN) - Nest: To build a Nest or home. KJV (5): (vf: Pual, Piel) nest - Strongs: H7077 (קָנַן)

bm) ninq (קנינ QNYN) - Possessions: The goods and wealth acquired as the acquiring of materials for building a nest. KJV (10): substance, getting, goods, riches, with - Strongs: H7075 (קִנְיָן)

E) anq (קנא QNA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Zealous: The parent bird will guard over and protect the nest and eggs from predators. Man can guard over the family, wife, possessions in a positive way (protect, from an enemy) or in a negative way (by not trusting or a desire to have anothers possessions) .

V) anq (קנא QNA) - Zealous: KJV (33): (vf: Hiphil, Piel) envy, jealous, zealous, zeal - Strongs: H7065 (קָנָא)

Nm) anq (קנא QNA) - Zealous: One who is protective over someone or something. KJV (6): jealous - Strongs: H7067 (קַנָּא)

Nf1) eanq (קנאה QNAH) - Zealousy: A protective or suspicious nature. KJV (43): jealousy, zeal, envy, for my sake - Strongs: H7068 (קִנְאָה)

cm) afnq (קנוא QNWA) - Zealous: KJV (2): jealous - Strongs: H7072 (קַנּוֹא)

H) enq (קנה QNH) AC: Gather CO: Branch AB: ?: The process of gathering branches for the nest; mans gathering or acquiring materials by taking or buying. The ancients measured wealth by the amount of ones possessions and measured distances using a branch with marks on it.

V) enq (קנה QNH) - Possess: To acquire someone or something through a purchase or other method. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (85): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) get, gotten, possess, buy, purchase, possessor, buyer, keep - Strongs: H7066 (קְנָא), H7069 (קָנָה)

Nm) enq (קנה QNH) - Branch: As used for nest building. KJV (62): reed, branch, calamus, cane, stalk - Strongs: H7070 (קָנֶה)

hm) enqm (מקנה MQNH) - I. Herd:What is purchased or possessed. II. Possession:What is purchased or possessed. Usually of livestock or land. KJV (75): cattle, possession, flocks, substance, herd, purchase - Strongs: H4735 (מִקְנֶה)

hf1) enqm (מקנה MQNH) - Possession: What is purchased or possessed. Usually of livestock or land. KJV (15): bought, purchase, price, possession - Strongs: H4736 (מִקְנָה)

J) nfq (קונ QWN) AC: ? CO: Song AB: ?: The repetitive song or chirping of a bird.

V) nfq (קונ QWN) - Chant: As a repetitive sound like a bird. KJV (8): (vf: Piel) lament, mourning - Strongs: H6969 (קִין)

Nf1) enfq (קונה QWNH) - Chanting: [df: hnyq] KJV (18): lamentation, dirge, elegy - Strongs: H7015 (קִינָה)

M) niq (קינ QYN) AC: ? CO: Bill AB: ?: The bill of a bird used for feeding it young and as a weapon.

Nm) niq (קינ QYN) - Spearhead: Like the bill of bird used to defend the nest. KJV (1): spear - Strongs: H7013 (קַיִן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
[ קִנְיָן noun [masculine] thing got or aquired, acquisition (Aramaism, Lag BN:205); absolute ׳ק Ezekiel 38:12,13; constructקִנְיַן Leviticus 22:11; suffix קִנְיָָֽנְךָ Proverbs 4:7 +, etc.; —

1 thing acquired by purchase קִנְיַן כֶּסֶף Leviticus 22:11 (H; compare מִקְנָה); of property Genesis 34:23; Genesis 36:6; Joshua 14:4 (all P), Ezekiel 38:12,13 (in all distinguished from מִקְנֶה cattle); "" בַּיִת Psalm 105:21; מִקְנֵח קִנְיָנוֺ Genesis 31:18 (P; probably doublet, ᵐ5 omitted); בְּכָלקִֿנְיָֽנְךָ קְנֵה בִינָה Proverbs 4:7 with (or at the price of) all that thou hast acquired, get understanding.

2 more Generally: collective creatures ᵐ5 κτίσις Psalm 104:24 (compare √ 1 a).


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Gesenius Definition

קִנְיָן m.

(1)  a creature, thing created [but see No. 3. and note under the root], from the root קָנָה No. 1. Psalms 104:24. LXX. κτίσις.

(2) acquisition, purchase, Proverbs 4:7; Leviticus 22:11.

(3) possession, wealth, Genesis 34:23, 36:6 Psalms 105:21.


List of Word Forms
וְקִנְיָ֔ן וְקִנְיָנָם֙ וּלְקִנְיָנָֽם׃ ולקנינם׃ וקנין וקנינם קִ֝נְיָנְךָ֗ קִנְיַ֣ן קִנְיָנ֔וֹ קִנְיָנֶֽךָ׃ קִנְיָנֽוֹ׃ קנין קנינו קנינו׃ קנינך קנינך׃ kinYan kinyaNecha kinyaNo qin·yā·ne·ḵā qin·yā·nə·ḵā qin·yā·nōw qin·yan qinyan qinyāneḵā qinyānəḵā qinyānōw ū·lə·qin·yā·nām ulekinyaNam ūləqinyānām vekinYan vekinyaNam wə·qin·yā·nām wə·qin·yān wəqinyān wəqinyānām

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