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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5115 - נָוָה

Transliteration
nâvâh
Phonetics
naw-vaw'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1321,1322
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to beautify

1a) (Hiphil) to beautify, adorn

2) to dwell

2a) (Qal) to dwell, abide, keep at home

3) (Hophal) rest

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1392 ‑ δοξάζω (dox‑ad'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (2)
Exodus
1
Habakkuk
1
HCS ( 0 )
HCS (2)
Exodus
1
Habakkuk
1
BSB (2)
Exodus
1
Habakkuk
1
ESV (1)
Habakkuk
1
WEB (1)
Habakkuk
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1305) fn (נו NW) AC: Dwell CO: Abode AB: ?

J) efn (נוה NWH) AC: Dwell CO: Abode AB: ?: A place of beauty and comfort where one resides for a long period of time.

V) efn (נוה NWH) - Dwell: KJV (2): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal) home, habitation - Strongs: H5115 (נָוָה)

Nm) efn (נוה NWH) - Abode: The dwelling place of man (home) , god (mountain) or animal (pasture or stable) . KJV (36): habitation, fold, dwelling, sheepcote, comely, stable, pleasant, tarried - Strongs: H5116 (נָוָה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָוָה i.q. נָאָה

(1)  to sit down, to rest; Habakkuk 2:5, גֶּבֶר יָהִיר וְלֹא יִנְוֶה “he is a proud man and does not rest,” but seeks disturbances and wars. Also to dwell; see נָוֶה, נָוָה.

(2) to be decorous, becoming (how this idea is connected with that of sitting down has been shown above under the root נָאָה Pilel).

Hiphil, to adorn (with praises), to celebrate; Exodus 15:2, אַנְוֵהוּ LXX. δοξάσω αὐρόν. Vulg. glorificabo eum. Hence

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List of Word Forms
וְאַנְוֵ֔הוּ ואנוהו יִנְוֶ֑ה ינוה veanVehu wə’anwêhū wə·’an·wê·hū yin·weh yinVeh yinweh
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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