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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #03282 - יַעַן

Transliteration
ya‛an
Phonetics
yah'-an
Origin
from an unused root meaning to pay attention
Parts of Speech
N/A
TWOT
1650e
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) because, therefore, because that, on account of (conjunction)

2) because of, on account of (preposition)

3) why (with interrogative pronoun) (preposition)

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (16)
Genesis
1
Leviticus
1
Numbers
1
1 Kings
4
Isaiah
3
Ezekiel
4
Amos
1
Haggai
1
NAS (58)
Leviticus
1
Numbers
1
1 Samuel
1
1 Kings
3
2 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
5
Jeremiah
5
Ezekiel
34
Hosea
1
Amos
1
Haggai
1
HCS (93)
Genesis
1
Leviticus
1
Numbers
2
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
1
Judges
1
1 Samuel
2
1 Kings
13
2 Kings
6
2 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
9
Jeremiah
10
Ezekiel
37
Hosea
1
Amos
1
Haggai
2
BSB (99)
Genesis
1
Leviticus
2
Numbers
2
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
1
Judges
1
1 Samuel
2
1 Kings
14
2 Kings
6
2 Chronicles
3
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
9
Jeremiah
11
Ezekiel
40
Hosea
1
Amos
1
Haggai
2
ESV (63)
Leviticus
1
Numbers
2
Joshua
1
Judges
1
1 Samuel
1
1 Kings
6
2 Kings
1
2 Chronicles
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
6
Jeremiah
7
Ezekiel
33
Amos
1
Haggai
1
WEB (17)
Genesis
1
Leviticus
2
Numbers
1
1 Kings
4
Isaiah
3
Ezekiel
4
Amos
1
Haggai
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1359) no (אהנ AhN) AC: Watch CO: Eye AB: Affliction: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the n is a picture of a seed representing continuance. Combined these mean "eye of continuance". The nomadic agriculturist carefully watches over his livestock and crops by keeping a close eye on them. It was common to construct a shelter consisting of a roof on four posts, as a shelter from the glare of the sun. (eng: eye - with the removal of the n)

A) no (אהנ AhN) AC: Watch CO: Furrow AB: Affliction: A watching over something of importance. The furrow formed between the eyes when intently looking or from depression. A cloud as a covering that provides shade.

Nf3) tfno (אהנות AhNWT) - Affliction: An oppression or depression. KJV (1): affliction - Strongs: H6039 (עֱנוּת)

am) nom (מאהנ MAhN) - That: A close watching. [Always used with the prefix l meaning "to"] KJV (10): that, to, for, because, lest, intent - Strongs: H4616 (מַעַן)

af1 ) enom (מאהנה MAhNH) - Furrow: A depression in the ground. KJV (3): acre, furrow - Strongs: H4618 (מַעֲנָה)

fm) ino (אהני AhNY) - Affliction: One who is oppressed or depressed. Also the oppression or depression. KJV (120): affliction, trouble, poor, lowly, man - Strongs: H6040 (עֳנִי), H6041 (עָנִי)

iff2) tinot (תאהנית TAhNYT) - Fasting: Through the idea of affliction. KJV (1): heaviness - Strongs: H8589 (תַּעֲנִית)

B) nno (אהננ AhNN) AC: Watch CO: Cloud AB: ?: A watching over something of importance.

V) nno (אהננ AhNN) - Watch: KJV (11): (vf: Piel, Participle) observer, soothsayer, bring, sorceress, enchanter - Strongs: H6049 (עָנַן)

Nm) nno (אהננ AhNN) - Cloud: As watched to tell the weather. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (88): cloud - Strongs: H6050 (עֲנָן), H6051 (עָנָן)

Nf1) enno (אהננה AhNNH) - Cloud: As watched to tell the weather. KJV (1): cloud - Strongs: H6053 (עֲנָנָה)

bm) nino (אהנינ AhNYN) - Business: A careful watching over a task or burden. KJV (8): traveil, business - Strongs: H6045 (עִנְיָן)

H) eno (אהנה AhNH) AC: Afflict CO: Depression AB: ?: A furrow depression is formed between the eyes when watching intensely. The furrow may also be formed by concentration or depression.

V) eno (אהנה AhNH) - Afflict: To oppress another causing depression. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (85): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Pual, Piel) afflict, humble, force, exercise, sing - Strongs: H6031 (עָנָה), H6033 (עֲנֵה)

J) nfo (אהונ AhWN) AC: Watch CO: Abode AB: ?: The home is a place closely watched. Protection of the home by keeping of a close eye on it.

V) nfo (אהונ AhWN) - Watch: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) eyed - Strongs: H5770 (עָיַן)

Nf1) enfo (אהונה AhWNH) - Habitation: KJV (1): duty - Strongs: H5772 (עֹנָה)

am) nfom (מאהונ MAhWN) - Abode: The dwelling place of a god (temple) , man (home) or animal (den) . Also a retreat. [df: Nyem] KJV (19): habitation, dwelling, den, dwellingplace - Strongs: H4583 (מָעִין)

kf1 ) enfom (מאהונה MAhWNH) - Abode: The dwelling place of a god (temple) , man (home) or animal (den) . Also a retreat. KJV (9): dwelling, place, den, refuge, habitation - Strongs: H4585 (מְעוֹנָה)

K) fno (אהנו AhNW) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Gentle: In the sense of a careful watching.

Nm) fno (אהנו AhNW) - Gentle: One who is oppressed or depressed. [df: wyne] KJV (26): meek, humble, poor, lowly - Strongs: H6035 (עָנָיו)

Nf1 ) efno (אהנוה AhNWH) - Gentleness: KJV (7): humility, gentleness, meekness - Strongs: H6037 (עַנְוָה), H6038 (עֲנָוָה)

L) noi (יאהנ YAhN) AC: Watch CO: Owl AB: ?

Nf ) noi (יאהנ YAhN) - I. Because:In the sense of paying attention. II. Yaeyn:An unknown bird. KJV (18): because, even seeing, forasmuch, that, whereas, why, ostrich - Strongs: H3282 (יַעַן), H3283 (יָעֵן)

Nf1) enoi (יאהנה YAhNH) - Owl: A bird that watches. KJV (8): owl - Strongs: H3284 (יַעֲנָה)

M) nio (אהינ AhYN) AC: ? CO: Eye AB: ?: The eye reveals the heart of the person. A well, spring or fountain as the eye of the ground.

Nf) nio (אהינ AhYN) - Eye: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (892): eye, sight, seem, colour, fountain, well, face, presence, before, conceit, think - Strongs: H5869 (עַיִן), H5870 (עַיִן)

am) niom (מאהינ MAhYN) - Spring: As the eye of the ground. KJV (23): fountain, well, spring - Strongs: H4599 (מַעְיָנָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

יַעַן (for יַעֲנֶה) prop. subst. purpose, intent (from the root עָנָה, عنى to propose any thing by words, to signify), always used as a particle:

(1) as a prep. on account of, Ezekiel 5:9; Haggai 1:9 followed by an inf., Isaiah 37:29.

(2) as a conj., because, in that, Numbers 20:12; 1 Kings 20:42; 2 Kings 22:19 more fully יַעַן אֲשֶׁר Genesis 22:16; 1 Samuel 30:22; 1 Kings 3:11, etc.; more rarely יַעַן כִּי Numbers 11:20; Isaiah 7:5 each followed by a pret. Followed by a fut. יַעַן אֲשֶׁר it is, that, Ezekiel 12:12. It is three times emphatically doubled יַעַן וּבְיַעַן because and because, because that (dieweil), Levit. 26:43 Ezekiel 13:10 and without the copulative יַעַן בְּיַעַן ibid., 36:3. Compare מַעַן.

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List of Word Forms
בְּיַ֡עַן ביען וּבְיַ֔עַן וּבְיַ֜עַן וביען יַ֕עַן יַ֖עַן יַ֗עַן יַ֚עַן יַ֛עַן יַ֜עַן יַ֠עַן יַ֡עַן יַ֣עַן יַ֣עַן ׀ יַ֤עַן יַ֥עַן יַ֧עַן יַעַן֩ יען bə·ya·‘an bəya‘an beYaan ū·ḇə·ya·‘an ūḇəya‘an uveYaan ya‘an ya·‘an Yaan
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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