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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5397 - נְשָׁמָה

Transliteration
neshâmâh
Phonetics
nesh-aw-maw'
Origin
from (H5395)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
TWOT
1433a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) breath, spirit

1a) breath (of God)

1b) breath (of man)

1c) every breathing thing

1d) spirit (of man)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2372 ‑ θυμός (thoo‑mos');  4151 ‑ πνεῦμα (pnyoo'‑mah);  4157 ‑ πνοή (pno‑ay');  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (24)
Genesis
2
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
2
Job
7
Psalms
2
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
4
Daniel
1
NAS (29)
Genesis
2
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
6
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
3
Job
8
Psalms
2
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
4
Daniel
1
HCS (24)
Genesis
2
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
2
Job
7
Psalms
2
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
4
Daniel
1
BSB (25)
Genesis
4
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
2
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
2
Job
7
Psalms
2
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
4
Daniel
1
ESV (23)
Genesis
1
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
2
Job
7
Psalms
2
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
4
Daniel
1
WEB (24)
Genesis
2
Deuteronomy
1
Joshua
3
2 Samuel
1
1 Kings
2
Job
7
Psalms
2
Proverbs
1
Isaiah
4
Daniel
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2443) msn (נסהמ NShM) AC: Pant CO: Breath AB: ?: [from: ms]

V) msn (נסהמ NShM) - Pant: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) destroy - Strongs: H5395 (נָשַׁם)

Nf1) emsn (נסהמה NShMH) - Breath: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (25): breath, blast, spirit, inspiration, soul - Strongs: H5396 (נִשְׁמָה), H5397 (נְשָׁמָה)

if2) tmsnt (תנסהמת TNShMT) - Tinshemet: An unknown animal. KJV (3): swan, mole - Strongs: H8580 (תִּנְשֶׁמֶת)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נְשָׁמָה f.

(1)  breath, spirit

(a) the Spirit of God imparting life and wisdom, i.q. רוּחַ אֱלֹהִים; Job 32:8, 33:4 compare 26:4.

(b) the spirit of man, soul, ψυχή (comp. נֶפֶשׁ No. 2), Genesis 2:7; Job 27:3. Meton. (that which has breath), a living creature, animans, i.q. נֶפֶשׁ No. 3, Deuteronomy 20:16; Joshua 10:40. Once used for the mind, Proverbs 20:27.

(2) the panting of those who are angry, used of the anger of God, Isaiah 30:33; Psalms 18:16.

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List of Word Forms
הַ֭נְּשָׁמָה הַנְּשָׁמָה֙ הנשמה וְ֝נִשְׁמָת֗וֹ וְנִשְׁמַ֖ת וְנִשְׁמַת־ וּנְשָׁמ֖וֹת וּנְשָׁמָ֖ה ונשמה ונשמות ונשמת ונשמת־ ונשמתו מִ֝נִּשְׁמַ֗ת מִנִּשְׁמַ֖ת מִנִּשְׁמַ֣ת מִנִּשְׁמַת־ מנשמת מנשמת־ נְשָׁמָ֑ה נְשָׁמָ֖ה נְשָׁמָ֛ה נְשָׁמָֽה׃ נְשָׁמָה֙ נִשְׁמַ֣ת נִשְׁמַ֤ת נִשְׁמַת־ נִשְׁמָתִ֣י נשמה נשמה׃ נשמת נשמת־ נשמתי han·nə·šā·māh hannəšāmāh hanneshaMah min·niš·maṯ min·niš·maṯ- minnishMat minnišmaṯ minnišmaṯ- nə·šā·māh nəšāmāh neshaMah niš·mā·ṯî niš·maṯ niš·maṯ- nishMat nishmaTi nišmaṯ nišmaṯ- nišmāṯî ū·nə·šā·māh ū·nə·šā·mō·wṯ ūnəšāmāh ūnəšāmōwṯ uneshaMah uneshaMot venishmat venishmaTo wə·niš·mā·ṯōw wə·niš·maṯ wə·niš·maṯ- wənišmaṯ wənišmaṯ- wənišmāṯōw
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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