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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6969 - קִין
1) to chant a dirge, chant, wail, lament
1a) (Polel) to lament
1428) nq (קנ QN) AC: Acquire CO: Nest AB: Zealous: The pictograph q is a picture of the sun at the horizon and the gathering of the light, the n is a picture of a seed. Combined these mean "gathering for the seeds". The parent birds go about gathering materials to build a nest where they will raise their seeds (eggs) . (eng: coin - for purchasing)
E) anq (קנא QNA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Zealous: The parent bird will guard over and protect the nest and eggs from predators. Man can guard over the family, wife, possessions in a positive way (protect, from an enemy) or in a negative way (by not trusting or a desire to have anothers possessions) .
H) enq (קנה QNH) AC: Gather CO: Branch AB: ?: The process of gathering branches for the nest; mans gathering or acquiring materials by taking or buying. The ancients measured wealth by the amount of ones possessions and measured distances using a branch with marks on it.
V) enq (קנה QNH) - Possess: To acquire someone or something through a purchase or other method. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (85): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) get, gotten, possess, buy, purchase, possessor, buyer, keep - Strongs: H7066 (קְנָא), H7069 (קָנָה)
hm) enqm (מקנה MQNH) - I. Herd:What is purchased or possessed. II. Possession:What is purchased or possessed. Usually of livestock or land. KJV (75): cattle, possession, flocks, substance, herd, purchase - Strongs: H4735 (מִקְנֶה)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
קִין not used in Kal; prob. to sing, Arab. قَيْنَةُ a female minstrel, a female singer, and any female slave (which may, however, be from the idea of possession; compare قَيْنُ a slave). [In Thes. “prob.
(1) to strike upon (cogn. to זנָגַן).
(2) to strike an instrument; hence, to sing to music.”]
Piel קוֹנֵן to sing a mourning song, 2 Samuel 1:17 followed by עַל and אֶל on account of any person or thing, 2 Samuel 3:33; Ezekiel 27:32.
Eve of Ascension