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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #549 - אֲמָנָה

Transliteration
'ămânâh
Phonetics
am-aw-naw'
Origin
the same as (H548)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Location
TWOT
None
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Amana = “support”

1) a river flowing into the plain of Damascus from Antilebanon

2) mountainous area of the river’s origin

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (1)
Song of Solomon
1
NAS (1)
Song of Solomon
1
HCS (2)
2 Kings
1
Song of Solomon
1
BSB (1)
Song of Solomon
1
WEB ( 0 )
WEB (1)
Song of Solomon
1
Verse Results
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אֲמָנָה f.

(1)  a covenant [“prop. a confirmation, a surety”], Nehemiah 10:1 (Arab. أَماَنَةُ).

(2) something set, decreed, i.q. חֹק Nehemiah 11:23. To be understood of a daily portion of food furnished to the singers.

(3) [Amana, Abana], pr.n. of a perennial river, (compare Isaiah 33:16), rising in Antilibanus and watering Damascus, 2 Kings 5:12, from which that part of Lebanon was called by the same name, Song of Solomon 4:8 [“most interpreters understand the river to be the Chrysorrhoas, now el-Bûrada”].

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List of Word Forms
אֲמָנָ֗ה אמנה ’ă·mā·nāh ’ămānāh amaNah
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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