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Strong's #7079 - קְנָת

Root Word (Etymology)
from (H7069)
Parts of Speech
proper locative noun
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Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. Kenath = "possession"
    1. a city in Gilead east of the Jordan taken possession of by a certain Nobah and renamed in his own honour

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 206 ‑ ἄκρον (ak'‑ron);  3310 ‑ μερίς (mer‑ece');  3313 ‑ μέρος (mer'‑os);  3319 ‑ μέσος (mes'‑os);  4009 ‑ πέρας (per'‑as);  
Frequency Lists
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KJV (2)
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
NAS (2)
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
CSB (2)
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
BSB (2)
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
ESV (2)
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
WEB (2)
Numbers 1
1 Chronicles 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 קְנָת proper name, of a location κααθ, Κα(α)ναθ E of Jordan Numbers 32:42 (JE) 1 Chronicles 2:23; perhaps †anawat on western slope of Hauran mountains (Buhl Geogr.252).

קסם (√ of following; apparently originally divide, assign (deity), Arabic , divide, distribute, x. get a part allotted to oneself, especially by drawing lots [with headless arrows] at sanctuary (compare especially Ezekiel 21:26; Ezekiel 21:27; IV. swear; see also Ethiopic : IV. use divination, so ᵑ7קְסַם Syriac ; קִיסְמָא divination; see especially RS JPhil. xiii (1885), 276 ff, We Skizzen iii, 127f. 167; Heid. 2.132ff. Dr Deuteronomy 18:10)

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

קְנָת (“possession”), [Kenath], pr.n. of a town in Auranitis, situated near Bostra, Numbers 32:42; 1 Chronicles 2:23 Gr. Κανάθα, Κανόθα, now called قنو ات see Relandi Palæstins p. 681. Burckhardt Travels in Syria, ed. Weimar, i. 157, 504.

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List of Word Forms
קְנָ֖ת קְנָ֥ת קנת keNat qə·nāṯ qənāṯ
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