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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #05359 - נָקָם

Transliteration
nâqâm
Phonetics
naw-kawm'
Origin
from (H5358)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
1413a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) vengeance

1a) vengeance (by God, by Samson, by enemies of Judah)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1342 ‑ δίκαιος (dik'‑ah‑yos);  1349 ‑ δίκη (dee'‑kay);  2920 ‑ κρίσις (kree'‑sis);  1557 ‑ ἐκδίκησις (ek‑dik'‑ay‑sis);  
Frequency Lists  
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  2. Word
KJV (16)
Leviticus
1
Deuteronomy
3
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
6
Ezekiel
3
Micah
1
NAS (16)
Leviticus
1
Deuteronomy
3
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
6
Ezekiel
3
Micah
1
HCS (16)
Leviticus
1
Deuteronomy
3
Judges
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
6
Ezekiel
2
Micah
1
BSB (17)
Leviticus
1
Deuteronomy
3
Judges
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
6
Ezekiel
3
Micah
1
ESV (12)
Leviticus
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
5
Ezekiel
3
Micah
1
WEB (16)
Leviticus
1
Deuteronomy
3
Psalms
1
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
6
Ezekiel
3
Micah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2433) mqn (נקמ NQM) AC: Avenge CO: ? AB: Vengeance: [from: mq- one who raises the hand to avenge another]

V) mqn (נקמ NQM) - Avenge: KJV (35): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael, Hophal, Piel) avenge, vengeance, revenge, take, avenger, punish - Strongs: H5358 (נָקַם)

Nm) mqn (נקמ NQM) - Vengeance: KJV (17): vengeance, quarrel, avenge - Strongs: H5359 (נָקָם)

Nf1) emqn (נקמה NQMH) - Vengeance: KJV (27): vengeance, revenge - Strongs: H5360 (נְקָמָה)

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

נָקָם m. and נְקָמָה, with suff. נִקְמָתִי, plur. נְקָמוֹת f.

(1)  vengeance, revenge, Deuteronomy 32:35. Followed by a נִקְמֵת יְיָ the vengeance which Jehovah takes, Jeremiah 50:15 elsewhere objectively, as נִקְמַת דָּם vengeance for slaughter, Psalms 79:10; Jeremiah 50:28, הֵיכָלוֹ נִקְמַת “vengeance for his temple;” compare Jeremiah 51:36. To take vengeance on any one is הֵשִׁיב נָקָם לְ Deuteronomy 32:41, 43 Deuteronomy 32:43 לָקַח נ׳ Isaiah 47:3 followed by מִן Jeremiah 20:10 עָשָׂה נְקָמוֹת בְּ Psalms 149:7; Ezekiel 25:17 followed by אֵת Micah 5:14 נָתַן נִקְמָתוֹ בְּ Ezekiel 25:14; Numbers 31:3. On the other hand נָתַן נְקָמֹת לְ Psalms 18:48 and מִן, עָשָׂה נְקָמוֹת לִפְ׳ Judges 11:36 to give or do vengeance for any one, so as to satisfy him.

(2) the desire of vengeance, Lamentations 3:60. עָשָׂה בִנְקָמָה to act with the desire of vengeance, Ezekiel 25:15.

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List of Word Forms
וְנָקָם֙ ונקם נְקַם־ נָקָ֑ם נָקָ֔ם נָקָ֖ם נָקָ֣ם נָקָֽם׃ נָקָם֙ נקם נקם־ נקם׃ nā·qām naKam nāqām nə·qam- nekam nəqam- venaKam wə·nā·qām wənāqām
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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