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Strong's #4517 - מְנַעַנְעִים

from (H5128)
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1) a kind of rattle

1a) a kind of rattle used as a musical instrument

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Strong #: 2950 ‑ κύμβαλον (koom'‑bal‑on);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1322) gn (נגה NGh) AC: Shake CO: Rattle AB: ?: (eng: wag - with the removal of n)

A) gn (נגה NGh) AC: ? CO: Rattle AB: ?: A musical instrument that is shaken.

klm) gngnm (מנגהנגה MNGhNGh) - Rattle: KJV (1): cornet - Strongs: H4517 (מְנַעַנְעִים)

J) gfn (נוגה NWGh) AC: Shake CO: ? AB: ?

V) gfn (נוגה NWGh) - Shake: To wag or shake back and forth or up and down. Also a wandering as wagging about. KJV (42): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Participle) shake, wander, move, promote fugitive sift, stagger, wag - Strongs: H5128 (נוּעַ)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מְנַעֲנֵעַ] noun [masculine] apparently a kind of rattle, only וּבִמְנַָֽעַנְעִים 2 Samuel 6:5, in list of musical instruments; ᵐ5 κύμβαλα, but this usually (12t.) = מְצִלְתַּיִם; ᵑ9 sisitra; the sistrum (Gr. σεῖστρον, from σείω) was much used in Egypt; it was a small metal frame with loose metal bars carrying loose rings, borne and swung or shaken in the hand, see Wilkinson Anc. Kgyptians (1878), i. 497 ff. Now Archaeology l. 273 Benz Archaeology 278 We Psalm Eng. Trans. p. 233.

נוֺעַדְיָה see יעד.

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List of Word Forms
וּבִמְנַֽעַנְעִ֖ים ובמנענעים ū·ḇim·na·‘an·‘îm ūḇimna‘an‘îm uvimnaanIm