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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3706 - כְּעֶנֶת

ke‛eneth, ke‛eth
keh-eh'-neth, keh-eth'  
Word Origin
from (03705)
Parts of Speech
Adverb Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) now, and now

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS ( 0 )
Ezra 4
Ezra 4
P-d 3
P-d 3
P-d 3

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2278) nok (כאהנ KAhN) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Now

Nm ) nok (כאהנ KAhN) - Now: [Aramaic only] KJV (13): now - Strongs: H3705 (כְּעַן)

Nf2) tnok (כאהנת KAhNT) - Now: [Aramaic only] KJV (4): time - Strongs: H3706 (כְּעֶנֶת)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 כְּעֶ֫נֶת and ( Ezra 4:17) contracted כְּעֶת adverb now (feminine of כְּעַן; so first SS Torrey JBL 16 (1897), 166 ff.; now confirmed by Egyptian Aramaic כענת Cowley PSBA xxv. 264,311, 312 ( = RES492-4 = S-C M, N, O); ׳וכ formerly taken to mean and so forth); — always ׳וּכ, and always in a letter, introducing the business of the letter, and to be connected with what follows, not, as ᵑ0, with what precedes: Ezra 4:10 (strike out, as introduced by error from end of Ezra 4:11), Ezra 4:11 (joining to Ezra 4:12) and now, let it be known, etc., Ezra 4:17f. and now, the letter which, etc., Ezra 7:12f. and now, I make a decree, etc. (compare וְעַתָּה similarly in letters 2 Kings 5:6; 2 Kings 10:2, and καὶ νῦν 2 Maccabees 1:6).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

כְּעֶנֶת fem. of the preceding, adv. Chald. so, thus, i.q. כֵּן, found but in one phrase, וּכְעֶנֶת Ezra 4:10, 11 Ezra 4:11, 7:12, and contr. וּכְעֶת Ezra 4:17, and so (forth), et cœtera.

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List of Word Forms
וּכְעֶֽנֶת׃ וּכְעֶֽת׃ וכענת׃ וכעת׃ ū·ḵə·‘e·neṯ ū·ḵə·‘eṯ ucheEnet ucheEt ūḵə‘eneṯ ūḵə‘eṯ
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Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
the Week of Proper 23 / Ordinary 28
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