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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #975 - בַּחַן

Transliteration
bachan
Phonetics
bakh'-an
Origin
from (H974) (in the sense of keeping a look-out)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
230b
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) watchtower

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (1)
Isaiah
1
NAS (1)
Isaiah
1
HCS (1)
Isaiah
1
BSB (1)
Isaiah
1
ESV (1)
Isaiah
1
WEB (1)
Isaiah
1
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2011) nhb (בההנ BHhN) AC: Examine CO: Watchtower AB: ?: A close and careful examination of a place or something. An inspection to determine effectiveness. [from: hb- examination to select a choice one]

V) nhb (בההנ BHhN) - Examine: To test, try or scrutinize. KJV (29): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Pual) try, prove, examine, tempt, trial - Strongs: H974 (בָּחַן)

Nm) nhb (בההנ BHhN) - Watchtower: A place of inspection. KJV (1): tower - Strongs: H975 (בַּחַן)

bm) nihb (בההינ BHhYN) - Watchtower: A place of inspection. KJV (1): tower - Strongs: H971 (בָּחִין)

cm) nfhb (בההונ BHhWN) - Watchtower: A place of inspection. KJV (1): tower - Strongs: H969 (בָּחוֹן)

gm) nhfb (בוההנ BWHhN) - Tested: Something that has been tested through inspection and found worthy. KJV (1): tried - Strongs: H976 (בֹּחַן)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

בַּחַן m., watch-tower (see the root No. 2), Isaiah 32:14, עֹפֶל וָבַחַן “the hill (Ophel) and the watch-tower on it.” It seems to denote a tower built on the hill Ophel, as to which see Nehemiah 3:26, 27.

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List of Word Forms
וָבַ֜חַן ובחן vaVachan wā·ḇa·ḥan wāḇaḥan
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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