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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #7448 - רֶסֶן

Transliteration
resen
Phonetics
reh'-sen
Origin
from an unused root meaning to curb
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
2180a
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) something that restrains, halter, jaw

1a) halter

1a1) of restraint thrown off (figuratively)

1b) jaw (of crocodile)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2382 ‑ θώραξ (tho'‑rax);  5469 ‑ χαλινός (khal‑ee‑nos');  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (4)
Job
2
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
NAS (4)
Job
2
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
HCS (4)
Job
2
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
BSB (4)
Job
2
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
ESV (3)
Job
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
WEB (4)
Job
2
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2776) nxr (רסנ RSN) AC: ? CO: Halter AB: ?: [from: rx- turning the head]

Nm ) nxr (רסנ RSN) - Halter: For leading an animal. KJV (4): bridle - Strongs: H7448 (רֶסֶן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

רֶסֶן m.

(1)  a curb or halter, which goes over a horse’s nose, Isaiah 30:28 gener. a bridle, Psalms 32:9. Job 30:11, רֶסֶן מִפָּנַי שִׁלֵּחוּ “they cast off the bridle before me,” i.e. they use unbridled license; compare the Arabic phrase طلق زمامه to loose his halter, of an unbridled person. Hence

(2) the inner part of the mouth, where the bit (das Gebiß) is put, like the Greek χαλινοί, teeth, Job 41:5, כֶּפֶל רִסְנוֹ used of the double row of teeth (of the crocodile).

(3) [Resen], pr. name of a very ancient city in Assyria, Genesis 10:12.

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List of Word Forms
וְ֝רֶ֗סֶן וְרֶ֣סֶן וָרֶ֣סֶן ורסן רִ֝סְנ֗וֹ רסנו ris·nōw risNo risnōw vaResen veResen wā·re·sen wāresen wə·re·sen wəresen
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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