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Strong's #2595 - חֲנִית

Transliteration
chănîyth
Phonetics
khan-eeth'
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H2583)
Parts of Speech
feminine noun
TWOT
690b
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) spear

1a) spear

1a1) shaft of a spear

1a2) spear-head

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3162 ‑ μάχαιρα (makh'‑ahee‑rah);  3696 ‑ ὅπλον (hop'‑lon);  4501 ‑ ῥομφαία (hrom‑fah'‑yah);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (47)
1 Samuel 20
2 Samuel 9
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Habakkuk 1
NAS (47)
1 Samuel 20
2 Samuel 9
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Habakkuk 1
CSB (47)
1 Samuel 20
2 Samuel 9
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Habakkuk 1
BSB (47)
1 Samuel 20
2 Samuel 9
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Habakkuk 1
ESV (47)
1 Samuel 20
2 Samuel 9
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Habakkuk 1
WEB (47)
1 Samuel 20
2 Samuel 9
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 1
Job 2
Psalms 3
Isaiah 1
Micah 1
Nahum 1
Habakkuk 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1175) nh (ההנ HhN) AC: Camp CO: Camp AB: Beauty: The pictograph h is a picture of a wall. The n is a picture of a seed meaning "to continue". Combined these mean "wall continues". A nomads camp consisted of many family tents, which make up the clan camp. The camp can have as many as fifty tents or more in it. The tents are placed in a circular configuration, forming one continuous wall surrounding the camp. (eng: home - an exchange for the m and n)

A) nh (ההנ HhN) AC: ? CO: Camp AB: Beauty: Within this wall is the family clan, a place of freedom, compassion and beauty. An encampment of tents. The tent is supported by the poles.

Nm) nh (ההנ HhN) - Beauty: As the beauty of the camp. To give or show beauty, grace or mercy to another. KJV (69): grace, favour, gracious, pleasant, precious - Strongs: H2580 (חֵן)

Nf3) tfnh (ההנות HhNWT) - Room: As surrounded by walls. KJV (1): cabin - Strongs: H2588 (חָנוּת)

Nf4) tinh (ההנית HhNYT) - Sp |kjv: spear, javelin - Strongs: H2595 (חֲנִית)

if1 ) enht (תההנה THhNH) - I. Beauty:As the beauty of the camp. To give or show beauty, grace or mercy to another. II. Supplication:KJV (25): supplication, favour, grace - Strongs: H8467 (תְּחִנָּה)

if1) enht (תההנה THhNH) - Camp: KJV (1): camp - Strongs: H8466 (תַּחֲנָה)

pm) mnh (ההנמ HhNM) - Freely: To work or do an action without wages or without cause. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (32): without cause, for nought, causeless, in vain, free, without cost, freely, innocent, cost me nothing, for nothing, without wages - Strongs: H2600 (חִנָּם)

B) nnh (ההננ HhNN) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Compassion: Within this wall is the family clan, a place of freedom, compassion and beauty. An encampment of tents.

V) nnh (ההננ HhNN) - Beauty: As the beauty of the camp. To give or show beauty, grace or mercy to another. KJV (82): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael, Hophal, Piel) mercy, gracious, merciful, supplication, favour, besought, pity - Strongs: H2589 (חַנּוֹת), H2603 (חָנַן), H2604 (חֲנַן)

bf) ninh (ההנינ HhNYN) - Compassion: KJV (1): favour - Strongs: H2594 (חֲנִינָה)

dm) nfnh (ההנונ HhNWN) - Compassion: KJV (13): gracious - Strongs: H2587 (חַנּוּן)

idm) nfnht (תההנונ THhNWN) - Supplication: KJV (18): supplications, intreaties - Strongs: H8469 (תַּחֲנוּנָה)

H) enh (ההנה HhNH) AC: ? CO: Camp AB: ?: The first step to setting up the tent is to arrange the poles. The tent poles were sharpened at one end (and could be used as a weapon) and were driven into the ground. An encampment of tents.

V) enh (ההנה HhNH) - Camp: To stop for the night and pitch the tents. KJV (143): (vf: Paal) pitch, encamp, camp, abide, dwelt, lie, rest - Strongs: H2583 (חָנָה)

am) enhm (מההנה MHhNH) - Camp: The inhabitants of a camp. KJV (216): camp, host, company, tent, army, band, battle, drove - Strongs: H4264 (מַחֲנֶה)

M) nih (ההינ HhYN) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Beauty: As the beauty of the camp. To give or show beauty, grace or mercy to another.

Nm) nih (ההינ HhYN) - Beauty: KJV (1): comely - Strongs: H2433 (חִין)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 חֲנִית noun feminine spear (as flexible? see Thes); — absolute חֲנִית 2 Samuel 13:19 26t.; construct id. 1 Samuel 26:16 ( Song of Solomon 1Samuel 26:22 Qr, where Kt has article); suffix חֲנִיתָ֑ךָ Habakkuk 3:11; חֲנִיתוֺ 1 Samuel 17:7 (twice in verse) + 11t. + 2 Samuel 23:8, see below; plural חֲנִיתִים 2 Chronicles 23:9; חֲנִיתוֺתֵיהֶם Isaiah 2:4 = חֲנִיתֹתֵיהֶם Micah 4:3; —

1 spear, as hurled 1 Samuel 18:10,11; 1 Samuel 19:9,10 (twice in verse); 1 Samuel 20:33; held by king 1 Samuel 22:6; sign of king's presence 1 Samuel 26:7,8,11,12,16,22 (see RS K 171); also 2 Samuel 1:6; 2 Samuel 2:23; 2 Samuel 21:19; 2 Samuel 23:18,21 (3t. in verse); 1 Chronicles 11:11 = 2 Samuel 23:8, where read הוּא עוֺרֵראֶתחֲֿנִיתוֺ (for הוּא עֲדִינוֺ הָעֶצְנִו֯) according to Ew Th Ke Klo Dr (not We), 1 Chronicles 11:20,23 (3t. in verse); plural 2 Chronicles 23:9; often "" חֶרֶב 1 Samuel 13:19,22; 1 Samuel 17:45,47; 1 Samuel 21:9; Isaiah 2:4 = Micah 4:3; Nahum 3:3; "" שְׁלָטִים 2 Kings 11:10; "" צִנָּה 1 Chronicles 12:35 (Baer); מַסָּע Job 41:18; סְגֹד Psalm 35:3; "" קֶשֶׁת Psalm 46:10.

2. a. shaft of spear is ׳עֵץ ח 2 Samuel 23:7; 1 Chronicles 20:5 + 1 Samuel 17:7 Qr (doubtless right; Kt חץ).

b. spear-head ׳לַהֶבֶת ח 1 Samuel 17:7, compare ׳לַהַב ח Job 39:23; ׳בְּרַק ח Nahum 3:3; Habakkuk 3:11.

c. butt of spear ׳אַחֲרֵי ח 2 Samuel 2:23.

3 metaphor of teeth of lions Psalm 2 Samuel 57:5 ("" חצים; figurative of Psalmist's enemies).


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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

חֲנִית pl. חֲנִיתִים 2 Chronicles 23:9, חֲנִיתוֹת Isaiah 2:4; Micah 4:3, fem. a spear, so called from its flexibility (see חָנָה No. 1 ), 1 Samuel 18:11, 19:10 20:33. [The pl. f. in form appears to denote spear heads, while that ending in ־ִים is simply the pl. of the word in its common sense.]


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List of Word Forms
בַּֽחֲנִית֙ בַּחֲנִ֤ית בַּחֲנִיתֽוֹ׃ בחנית בחניתו׃ הַֽחֲנִית֙ הַֽחֲנִיתִים֙ הַחֲנִ֔ית הַחֲנִ֖ית הַחֲנִ֛ית הַחֲנִ֜ית הַחֲנִית֙ החנית החניתים וְהַחֲנִ֖ית וַחֲנִ֔ית וַחֲנִית֖וֹ וַחֲנִית֙ וַחֲנִית֣וֹ וַחֲנִית֥וֹ וַחֲנִיתֹֽתֵיהֶם֙ וַחֲנִיתֽוֹתֵיהֶם֙ וּבַחֲנִ֖ית וּבַחֲנִ֣ית ובחנית והחנית וחנית וחניתו וחניתותיהם וחניתתיהם חֲנִ֑ית חֲנִ֔ית חֲנִ֖ית חֲנִ֣ית חֲנִ֥ית חֲנִֽית׃ חֲנִית֑וֹ חֲנִית֔וֹ חֲנִית֗וֹ חֲנִית֙ חֲנִית֛וֹ חֲנִיתֶֽךָ׃ חנית חנית׃ חניתו חניתך׃ ba·ḥă·nî·ṯōw ba·ḥă·nîṯ bachaNit bachaniTo baḥănîṯ baḥănîṯōw chaNit chaniTecha chaniTo ha·ḥă·nî·ṯîm ha·ḥă·nîṯ ḥă·nî·ṯe·ḵā ḥă·nî·ṯōw ḥă·nîṯ hachaNit hachaniTim haḥănîṯ haḥănîṯîm ḥănîṯ ḥănîṯeḵā ḥănîṯōw ū·ḇa·ḥă·nîṯ ūḇaḥănîṯ uvachaNit vachaNit vachaniTo vachanitoteiHem vehachaNit wa·ḥă·nî·ṯō·ṯê·hem wa·ḥă·nî·ṯō·w·ṯê·hem wa·ḥă·nî·ṯōw wa·ḥă·nîṯ waḥănîṯ waḥănîṯōṯêhem waḥănîṯōw waḥănîṯōwṯêhem wə·ha·ḥă·nîṯ wəhaḥănîṯ
 
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