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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5355 - נָקִי
1) clean, free from, exempt, clear, innocent
1a) free from guilt, clean, innocent
1b) free from punishment
1c) free or exempt from obligations
1318) qn (נק NQ) AC: Suckle CO: Breast AB: Innocent: The pictograph n is a picture of a seed and represents the sons of the next generation, the q is a picture of the sun at the horizon and the drawing in of light. Combined these mean "child drawn in". The bringing in and holding close of an infant to the breast.
V) eqn (נקה NQH) - Innocent: One who is innocent of a crime or oath. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (45): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) unpunished, guiltless, innocent, clear, cleanse, free, acquit, altogether, cut off, blameless, pure - Strongs: H5343 (נְקֵא), H5352 (נָקָה)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
נָקִי plur. נְקִיִּים adj.
(1) pure, metaph. innocent, free from blame, followed by מִן 2 Samuel 3:28. נְקִי כַפַּיִם of pure hands, i.q. innocent, Psalms 24:4; Exodus 23:7; Job 4:7, 9:23. דָּם נָקִי and דַּם נָקִי innocent blood, see דָּם.
(2) clear, quit, free, from incurring blame, from an obligation; followed by מִן Genesis 24:41; Numbers 32:22 from military service, Deuteronomy 24:5; 1 Kings 15:22.
the Week of Proper 25 / Ordinary 30