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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #05146 - נֹהַ

Word Origin
the same as (05118)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Noah = “rest”

1) son of Lamech, father of Shem, Ham, and Japheth; builder of the ark which saved his family from the destruction of the world which God sent on the world by the flood; became the new seminal head of mankind because his family were the only survivors of the flood

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (46) NAS (46) HCS (45)
Genesis 35
1 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 2
Genesis 35
1 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 2
Genesis 40
1 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 2
Ezekiel 2
n-p 45
n-p 38
n-p 38

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נֹחַ46 proper name, masculine Noah (Nabataean proper name נוח Lzb322, Syriac proper name Meissn VOJ viii, (1894), 303near the end (No. 116)); — Genesis 5:29 (where traditional etymology), + 40t. Genesis 5-10 (not in E D); 1 Chronicles 1:4; נֹחַ דָּנִאֵל וְאִיּוֺב Ezekiel 14:14,20; מֵי נֹחַ = flood Isaiah 54:9 (twice in verse); ᵐ5 Νωε. — On history of interpretion of name see Goldziher ZMG xxiv. (1870), 207 ff.

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List of Word Forms
וְנֹ֕חַ וְנֹ֨חַ ונח לְנֹ֔חַ לְנֹ֗חַ לנח נֹ֑חַ נֹ֔חַ נֹ֕חַ נֹ֖חַ נֹ֗חַ נֹ֙חַ֙ נֹ֛חַ נֹ֥חַ נֹֽחַ׃ נח נח׃ lə·nō·aḥ leNoach lənōaḥ nō·aḥ Noach nōaḥ veNoach wə·nō·aḥ wənōaḥ

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the Week of Proper 19 / Ordinary 24
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