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Strong's #5092 - נְהִי

from (H5091)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) wailing, lamentation, mourning song

1a) wailing

1b) mourning song

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2355 ‑ θρῆνος (thray'‑nos);  2870 ‑ κοπετός (kop‑et‑os');  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (7)
Jeremiah 5
Amos 1
Micah 1
NAS (8)
Jeremiah 5
Ezekiel 1
Amos 1
Micah 1
HCS (7)
Jeremiah 5
Amos 1
Micah 1
BSB (7)
Jeremiah 5
Amos 1
Micah 1
ESV (5)
Jeremiah 4
Amos 1
WEB (7)
Jeremiah 5
Amos 1
Micah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1304) en (נה NH) AC: Mourn CO: ? AB: ?: The pictograph n is a picture of a seed representing continuance. Related to in.

C) ena (אנה ANH) AC: Mourn CO: ? AB: ?

V) ena (אנה ANH) - Mourn: KJV (2): (vf: Paal) lament, mourn - Strongs: H578 (אָנָה)

ff1) eina (אניה ANYH) - Mourning: KJV (2): sorrow, lamentation - Strongs: H592 (אֲנִיָּה)

H) een (נהה NHH) AC: Wail CO: ? AB: ?

V) een (נהה NHH) - Wail: KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Niphal) lament, wail - Strongs: H5091 (נָהָה)

fm) ien (נהי NHY) - Wail: KJV (7): wailing, lamentation - Strongs: H5092 (נְהִי)

ff1) eien (נהיה NHYH) - Wailing: KJV (1): doleful - Strongs: H5093 (נִהְיָה)

J) efn (נוה NWH) AC: Wail CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) efn (נוה NWH) - Wailing: KJV (1): wailing - Strongs: H5089 (נֹהַּ)

L) eni (ינה YNH) AC: Suppress CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root]

V) eni (ינה YNH) - Suppress: KJV (21): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) oppress, vex, destroy, oppressor, proud, do, wrong, oppression, thrust - Strongs: H3238 (יָנָה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נְהִי noun [masculine] wailing, lamentation, mourning song; — ׳נ absolute Amos 5:16 5t.; וָנֶהִ֑י Jeremiah 9:9; — wailing, at ׳י s judgement Micah 2:4 as accusative of congnate meaning with verb; Jeremiah 9:9 (c.נָשָׂא עַלֿ, + ׳בְּכִ, "" קִינָה ), Jeremiah 9:17 (c, id.,"" דִּמְעָה), Jeremiah 9:18 (׳קוֺל נ ), Jeremiah 31:15 ("" בְּכִי, תַּמְרוּרִים); mourning song ׳יוֺדְעֵי נ Amos 5:16 of professional mourners, skilled in mourning song; compare Jeremiah 9:19, where taught ("" קִינָת), also הִי Ezekiel 2:10 ("" אֵכֶל, מִסְמֵּד q. v. (Ol Co read נתי, compare Berthol).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נְהִי in pause נֶהִי m. (from the root נָהָה) lamentation, a song of wailing, Jeremiah 9:17, seq.; 31:15 Amos 5:16; Micah 2:4.

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List of Word Forms
וָנֶ֗הִי ונהי נְהִ֛י נְהִ֤י נְהִי֙ נֶ֑הִי נֶ֔הִי נֶֽהִי׃ נהי נהי׃ ne·hî nə·hî Nehi nehî nəhî vaNehi wā·ne·hî wānehî
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