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Strong's #5236 - נֵכָר

Transliteration
nêkâr
Phonetics
nay-kawr'
Root Word (Etymology)
from (H5234)
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
TWOT
1368b
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) foreign, alien, foreignness, that which is foreign

1a) foreignness, foreign gods

1b) alien, foreigner

1c) foreign (vanities)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 241 ‑ ἀλλογενής (al‑log‑en‑ace');  245 ‑ ἀλλότριος (al‑lot'‑ree‑os);  2087 ‑ ἕτερος (het'‑er‑os);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (35)
Genesis 4
Exodus 1
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 2
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 2
Psalms 6
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 2
Daniel 1
Malachi 1
NAS (17)
Genesis 2
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 1
Psalms 2
Jeremiah 2
Daniel 1
Malachi 1
CSB (36)
Genesis 4
Exodus 1
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 2
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 2
Psalms 6
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Malachi 1
BSB (38)
Genesis 6
Exodus 1
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 2
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 2
Psalms 6
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 3
Daniel 1
Malachi 1
ESV (17)
Genesis 2
Deuteronomy 1
Joshua 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Daniel 1
Malachi 1
WEB (25)
Genesis 2
Leviticus 1
Deuteronomy 2
Joshua 2
Judges 1
1 Samuel 1
2 Chronicles 2
Nehemiah 1
Psalms 4
Isaiah 5
Jeremiah 2
Daniel 1
Malachi 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2406) rkn (נכר NKR) AC: Know CO: ? AB: ?

V) rkn (נכר NKR) - Know: KJV (50): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel) know, acknowledge, discern, respect, knowledge, known, feign - Strongs: H5234 (נָכַר)

Nm) rkn (נכר NKR) - I. Foreign:An unknown person, place or thing. II. Disaster:[Unknown connection to root;] KJV (37): strange, stranger, alien - Strongs: H5235 (נֹכֶר), H5236 (נֵכָר)

am) rknm (מנכר MNKR) - Acquaintance: One who is known [df: rkm] KJV (2): acquaintance - Strongs: H4378 (מַכָּר)

fm ) irkn (נכרי NKRY) - Foreigner: One who is not known. KJV (45): stranger, strange, alien, foreigner, outlandish - Strongs: H5237 (נָכְרִי)

hf1) erknm (מנכרה MNKRH) - Minkrah: An unknown plant. KJV (1): pit - Strongs: H4379 (מִכְרֶה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נֵכָר noun [masculine] that which is foreign, foreignness **(properly unknown, compare Arabic √) (on formation compare Lag BN 51,154); — absolute ׳נ Judges 10:16 +, construct נֵכַרֿ Deuteronomy 31:16; — foreignness (of another family, tribe, or nation), especially

1אֱלֹהֵי (הַ)נֵּכָר = foreign gods Genesis 35:2,4; Joshua 24:20,23 (all E, = אֲחֵרִים׳א of D, compare אַחֵר), Judges 10:16; 1 Samuel 7:3; Jeremiah 5:19; 2 Chronicles 33:5; נֵכַרהָֿאָרֶץ׳א Deuteronomy 31:16 = foreign gods of the land; singular אֵל נֵכָר Deuteronomy 32:12; Malachi 2:11; Psalm 81:10; ׳אֱלוֺהַּ נ Daniel 11:39.

2בֶּןֿ(הַ)נֵּכָר = foreigner Genesis 17:12 ("" לֹא מִזַּרְעֲךָ), Genesis 17:27; Exodus 12:43 (all P), Leviticus 22:25 (H), Ezekiel 44:9 (twice in verse); Nehemiah 9:2; Isaiah 56:3; ׳בְּנֵי (ה)נ 2 Samuel 22:45,46 = Psalm 18:45; Psalm 18:46; Ezekiel 44:7; Isaiah 56:6; Isaiah 60:10; Isaiah 61:5; Isaiah 62:8; Psalm 144:7; Psalm 144:11.

3 other combinations: ׳הַבְלֵי נ Jeremiah 8:19 foreign vanities (idolatries); ׳מִזְבְּחוֺת הַנּ 2 Chronicles 14:2 foreign altars; ׳אַדְמַת נ Psalm 137:4 foreign soil; ׳מִכָּלנֿ Nehemiah 13:30 from everything foreign.


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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נֵכָר const. נֵכַר Deuteronomy 31:16, something strange

(a) a strange or foreign country. Hence בֶּן־נֵכָר, pl. בְּנֵי נֵכָר a stranger, strangers, Genesis 17:12, 27 Genesis 17:27; Exodus 12:43 sometimes with the additional notion of hostility, Psalms 18:45, 46 Psalms 18:46. אֱלֹהֵי הַנֵּכָר strange gods, Genesis 35:2; Jeremiah 5:19.

(b) a strange or unknown thing, specially used of a strange god, Nehemiah 13:30; 2 Chronicles 14:2.


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List of Word Forms
הַנֵּכָ֖ר הַנֵּכָ֗ר הַנֵּכָ֛ר הַנֵּכָ֤ר הַנֵּכָר֙ הנכר נֵ֝כָ֗ר נֵ֫כָ֥ר נֵֽכַר־ נֵכָ֑ר נֵכָ֔ר נֵכָ֖ר נֵכָ֗ר נֵכָ֥ר נֵכָֽר׃ נֵכָר֙ נכר נכר־ נכר׃ han·nê·ḵār hanneChar hannêḵār nê·ḵār nê·ḵar- neChar nêḵār nêḵar-
 
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