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Strong's #4327 - מִין

from an unused root meaning to portion out
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) kind, sometimes a species (usually of animals)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1085 ‑ γένος (ghen'‑os);  3313 ‑ μέρος (mer'‑os);  3665 ‑ ὁμοιότης (hom‑oy‑ot'ace);  4133 ‑ πλήν (plane);  4386 ‑ πρότερον (prot'‑er‑on);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (31)
Genesis 17
Leviticus 9
Deuteronomy 4
Ezekiel 1
NAS (31)
Genesis 17
Leviticus 9
Deuteronomy 4
Ezekiel 1
HCS (28)
Genesis 17
Leviticus 6
Deuteronomy 4
Ezekiel 1
BSB (48)
Genesis 34
Leviticus 9
Deuteronomy 4
Ezekiel 1
ESV (511)
Genesis 17
Exodus 400
Leviticus 9
Deuteronomy 4
Song of Solomon 80
Ezekiel 1
WEB (31)
Genesis 17
Leviticus 9
Deuteronomy 4
Ezekiel 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1290) nm (מנ MN) AC: Firm CO: Kind AB: Sure: The pictograph m is a picture of water or other liquid such as blood, the n is a picture of a seed representing continuance. Combined these mean "blood continues". Each species (kind) continues by passing its blood to the following generation, which comes from the parent. Also the idea of strength through the blood. (eng: man; name - a reversal of the letters; animal; omen)

A) nm (מנ MN) AC: ? CO: Portion AB: What: What comes from something else as one kind comes from the same.

Nm) nm (מנ MN) - What: Also who or where. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (26): manna, whosoever, who, whoso, what, instrument, from, of - Strongs: H4478 (מָן), H4479 (מַן), H4482 (מֵן)

Nf1) enm (מנה MNH) - Portion: A set amount. KJV (14): portion, part, belonged - Strongs: H4490 (מָנָה)

Nf2) tnm (מנת MNT) - Portion: What belongs to someone or something. KJV (7): portion - Strongs: H4521 (מְנָת)

B) nnm (מננ MNN) AC: ? CO: Number AB: ?: A numbering of a kind.

ebm) ninim (מינינ MYNYN) - Number: [Aramaic only] KJV (1): number - Strongs: H4510 (מִנְיָן)

C) nma (אמנ AMN) AC: Firm CO: Pillar AB: ?: Something that grabs hold or supports something else. The passing of strength or skill to the next generation. A large group of the same kind are stronger than one.

V) na (אמנ AMN) - Firm: To stand firm as a support. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (111): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) believe, assurance, faithful, sure, establish, trust, verify, steadfast, continuance, father, bring up, nurse, stand, fail - Strongs: H539 (אָמַן), H540 (אֲמַן)

Nm) nma (אמנ AMN) - I. Craftsman:One who is firm in his talents. II. Amen:An affirmation of firmness and support. KJV (31): workman, amen, truly, so be it - Strongs: H542 (אָמָּן), H543 (אָמֵן)

Nf1) enma (אמנה AMNH) - I. Sure:What is firm. II. Nourished:One given support through food. KJV (5): sure, indeed, portion, brought up - Strongs: H545 (אָמְנָה), H546 (אָמְנָה), H548 (אֲמָנָה)

Nf2) tnma (אמנת AMNT) - Truth: What is firm. KJV (127): truth, true, truly, faithfully, assured, establishment, faithful, sure - Strongs: H571 (אֱמֶת)

cm) nfma (אמונ AMWN) - Craftsman: One who is firm in his talents. KJV (1): brought up - Strongs: H525 (אָמוֹן)

dm) nfma (אמונ AMWN) - Firmness: KJV (5): faithful, trusting, trusty - Strongs: H529 (אֵמוּן)

df1) enfma (אמונה AMWNH) - Firmness: KJV (49): faithfulness, truth, faithfully, office, faithful, faith, stability, steady, truly - Strongs: H530 (אֱמֻנָה)

gm) nmfa (אומנ AWMN) - Firmness: KJV (1): truth - Strongs: H544 (אֹמֶן)

gf1) enmfa (אומנה AWMNH) - Pil KJV (1): pillar - Strongs: H547 (אֹמְנָה)

pm ) mnma (אמנמ AMNM) - Sure: KJV (9): truth, indeed, true, surely, no doubt - Strongs: H551 (אָמְנָם)

opm) mnmfa (אומנמ AWMNM) - Sure: KJV (5): indeed, surety - Strongs: H552 (אֻמְנָם)

D) nam (מאנ MAN) AC: Refuse CO: ? AB: ?: A strength of the will.

V) nam (מאנ MAN) - Refuse: KJV (41): (vf: Piel) refuse - Strongs: H3985 (מָאַן)

Nm) nam (מאנ MAN) - Refuse: KJV (5): refuse - Strongs: H3986 (מָאֵן), H3987 (מֵאֵן)

H) enm (מנה MNH) AC: ? CO: Number AB: ?: The grouping together and counting of those that are of the same kind.

V) enm (מנה MNH) - Number: To count or number a set of things or people. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (33): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Pual, Piel, Participle) number, prepare, appoint, tell, count, set - Strongs: H4483 (מְנָא), H4487 (מָנָה)

Nm) enm (מנה MNH) - Maneh: A unit of measurement. KJV (8): mene, maneh, pound - Strongs: H4484 (מְנֵא), H4488 (מָנֶה)

gm) enfm (מונה MWNH) - Time: A counting of time. KJV (2): time - Strongs: H4489 (מֹנֶה)

J) nfm (מונ MWN) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Likeness: Those of the same kind, look alike.

if1) enfmt (תמונה TMWNH) - Likeness: KJV (10): likeness, similitude, image - Strongs: H8544 (תִּמֻנָה)

L) nmi (ימנ YMN) AC: ? CO: Right AB: ?: The right hand as the strong hand. The Hebrews oriented direction according to the rising sun therefore, the south is to the right.

V) nmi (ימנ YMN) - Right: To turn or go to the right hand. [df: Nma] KJV (5): (vf: Hiphil) turn right - Strongs: H541 (אָמַן), H3231 (יָמַן)

bf ) nimi (ימינ YMYN) - Right: The right hand or the direction of the right hand. KJV (139): hand, right, side, south - Strongs: H3225 (יָמִין)

fm) inmi (ימני YMNY) - Right: The right hand or the direction of the right hand. KJV (33): right, right hand - Strongs: H3233 (יְמָנִי)

if) nmit (תימנ TYMN) - South: The direction the right hand points when oriented toward the rising sun. KJV (23): south, southward - Strongs: H8486 (תֵּמָן)

bfm) inimi (ימיני YMYNY) - Right: The right hand or the direction of the right hand. KJV (2): right - Strongs: H3227 (יְמִינִי)

M) nim (מינ MYN) AC: ? CO: Kind AB: ?

Nm ) nim (מינ MYN) - I. Kind:A category of species. [df: ynm]II. From:[Hebrew and Aramaic; The short form " m " is used as a prefix meaning "from"] KJV (165): kind, among, with, from, since, after, at, by, whether, of, part, before, because, therefore, out, for, than - Strongs: H4327 (מִין), H4480 (מִנֵּי), H4481 (מִן)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מִין] noun [masculine] kind, species (Late Hebrew id. ( Sirach 43:25 id.), also schismatic, heretic; Jewish-Aramaic מִינָא, species; Palestinian Syriac = nation PS2094 Schw Idioticon 50; yet not Aramaic loan-word in Hebrew; see Lag BN 183f.); — always suffix + preposition לְמִינֵהוּ Genesis 1:12 (twice in verse) + 2t.; לְמִינוֺ Genesis 1:11 (omitted by ᵐ5) + 3t.; לְמִינָהּ Genesis 1:24 (twice in verse) + 9t.; לְמִינָהֿ Ezekiel 47:10 (strike out Co); לְמִינֵהֶם Genesis 1:21; — kind, species, of plant Genesis 1:11,12 (twice in verse); usually of animal (beast, bird, fish, insect) Genesis 1:21,22,24 (twice in verse); Genesis 1:25 (3t. in verse); Genesis 6:20 (3t. in verse); Genesis 7:14 (4t. in verse); Leviticus 11:14,15,16,19,22 (4t. in verse); Leviticus 11:29 (all P); also Deuteronomy 14:13,14,15,18 (compare Leviticus) Ezekiel 47:10 (on text, compare Co).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מִין an unused root [referred to מוּן in Thes.], Arab. مَانَ to lie, to speak falsehood, Eth. ተመየነ፡ to be crafty, cunning, Heb. prob. to bear an appearance, to pretend, whence תְּמוּנָה appearance, form, and

מִין m. form, hence species, kind, sort, comp. Gr. ἰδέα, which also denotes both form and kind. Always in the phrase לְמִינוֹ, לְמִינֵהוּ “according to its kind,” Genesis 1:11, 12, 21, 25 Leviticus 11:15, 16 Leviticus 11:16 לְמִינָהּ Genesis 1:24, 25 pl. לְמִינֵיהֶם Genesis 1:21. (Syr. ܡܺܝܢܐܳ family, race.)

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List of Word Forms
לְמִֽינֵהֶ֗ם לְמִינ֔וֹ לְמִינֵ֑הוּ לְמִינֵ֔הוּ לְמִינֵ֗הוּ לְמִינֵֽהוּ׃ לְמִינָ֑הּ לְמִינָ֔הּ לְמִינָ֗הּ לְמִינָֽהּ׃ לְמִינָה֙ לְמִינֽוֹ׃ למינה למינה׃ למינהו למינהו׃ למינהם למינו למינו׃ lə·mî·nāh lə·mî·nê·hem lə·mî·nê·hū lə·mî·nōw lemiNah ləmînāh lemineHem ləmînêhem lemiNehu ləmînêhū lemiNo ləmînōw
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