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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4736 - מִקְנָה

Word Origin
from (04735)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) purchase

1a) purchase

1b) purchase-price

1c) possession (gained by purchase)

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (15) NAS (15) HCS (15)
Genesis 5
Exodus 1
Leviticus 3
Jeremiah 4
Genesis 5
Exodus 1
Leviticus 3
Jeremiah 4
Genesis 5
Exodus 1
Leviticus 4
Jeremiah 5
n-cfs 6
n-cfsc 5
n-cfs 6
n-cfsc 5
n-cfs 6
n-cfsc 5

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1428) nq (קנ QN) AC: Acquire CO: Nest AB: Zealous: The pictograph q is a picture of the sun at the horizon and the gathering of the light, the n is a picture of a seed. Combined these mean "gathering for the seeds". The parent birds go about gathering materials to build a nest where they will raise their seeds (eggs) . (eng: coin - for purchasing)

A) nq (קנ QN) AC: ? CO: Nest AB: ?: A birds nest as well as a stall for animals as a nest.

Nm) nq (קנ QN) - Nest: KJV (13): nest, room - Strongs: H7064 (קֵן)

B) nnq (קננ QNN) AC: ? CO: Nest AB: ?: The building of the nest and family.

V) nnq (קננ QNN) - Nest: To build a Nest or home. KJV (5): (vf: Pual, Piel) nest - Strongs: H7077 (קָנַן)

bm) ninq (קנינ QNYN) - Possessions: The goods and wealth acquired as the acquiring of materials for building a nest. KJV (10): substance, getting, goods, riches, with - Strongs: H7075 (קִנְיָן)

E) anq (קנא QNA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Zealous: The parent bird will guard over and protect the nest and eggs from predators. Man can guard over the family, wife, possessions in a positive way (protect, from an enemy) or in a negative way (by not trusting or a desire to have anothers possessions) .

V) anq (קנא QNA) - Zealous: KJV (33): (vf: Hiphil, Piel) envy, jealous, zealous, zeal - Strongs: H7065 (קָנָא)

Nm) anq (קנא QNA) - Zealous: One who is protective over someone or something. KJV (6): jealous - Strongs: H7067 (קַנָּא)

Nf1) eanq (קנאה QNAH) - Zealousy: A protective or suspicious nature. KJV (43): jealousy, zeal, envy, for my sake - Strongs: H7068 (קִנְאָה)

cm) afnq (קנוא QNWA) - Zealous: KJV (2): jealous - Strongs: H7072 (קַנּוֹא)

H) enq (קנה QNH) AC: Gather CO: Branch AB: ?: The process of gathering branches for the nest; mans gathering or acquiring materials by taking or buying. The ancients measured wealth by the amount of ones possessions and measured distances using a branch with marks on it.

V) enq (קנה QNH) - Possess: To acquire someone or something through a purchase or other method. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (85): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) get, gotten, possess, buy, purchase, possessor, buyer, keep - Strongs: H7066 (קְנָא), H7069 (קָנָה)

Nm) enq (קנה QNH) - Branch: As used for nest building. KJV (62): reed, branch, calamus, cane, stalk - Strongs: H7070 (קָנֶה)

hm) enqm (מקנה MQNH) - I. Herd:What is purchased or possessed. II. Possession:What is purchased or possessed. Usually of livestock or land. KJV (75): cattle, possession, flocks, substance, herd, purchase - Strongs: H4735 (מִקְנֶה)

hf1) enqm (מקנה MQNH) - Possession: What is purchased or possessed. Usually of livestock or land. KJV (15): bought, purchase, price, possession - Strongs: H4736 (מִקְנָה)

J) nfq (קונ QWN) AC: ? CO: Song AB: ?: The repetitive song or chirping of a bird.

V) nfq (קונ QWN) - Chant: As a repetitive sound like a bird. KJV (8): (vf: Piel) lament, mourning - Strongs: H6969 (קִין)

Nf1) enfq (קונה QWNH) - Chanting: [df: hnyq] KJV (18): lamentation, dirge, elegy - Strongs: H7015 (קִינָה)

M) niq (קינ QYN) AC: ? CO: Bill AB: ?: The bill of a bird used for feeding it young and as a weapon.

Nm) niq (קינ QYN) - Spearhead: Like the bill of bird used to defend the nest. KJV (1): spear - Strongs: H7013 (קַיִן)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מִקְנָה noun feminine purahase; — absolute ׳מ Genesis 23:18 +; construct מִפְנַת Genesis 17:12 +; suffix מִקְנָתוֺ Leviticus 25:16 +; —

1 purchase, מִקְנַת כֶּסֶף Genesis 17:12,13,23,27; Exodus 12:44 (all P); ׳סֵפֶר הַמּ document of purchase Jeremiah 32:11,12 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 32:14,16.

2 purchase-price, Leviticus 25:16 (twice in verse); Leviticus 25:51; Leviticus 27:22 (P).

3 possession (gained by purchase), לְמִקְנָה Genesis 23:18 (P).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מִקְנָה f. of the preceding.

(1)  acquisition, possession, Genesis 23:18.

(2) purchase, buying, סֵפֶר הַמִּקְנָה the deed of a purchase, Jeremiah 32:11, seq.; also a thing bought; מִקְנַת כֶּסֶף used of slaves bought for money, Genesis 17:12, 13 Genesis 17:13, 23 Genesis 17:23.

(3) price of purchase, purchase money, Levit. 25:16, 51 Leviticus 25:51.

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List of Word Forms
הַמִּקְנָ֑ה הַמִּקְנָ֔ה הַמִּקְנָ֗ה הַמִּקְנָ֨ה המקנה וּמִקְנַ֣ת וּמִקְנַת־ ומקנת ומקנת־ לְמִקְנָ֖ה למקנה מִקְנַ֣ת מִקְנַת־ מִקְנָת֑וֹ מִקְנָת֔וֹ מִקְנָתֽוֹ׃ מקנת מקנת־ מקנתו מקנתו׃ ham·miq·nāh hammikNah hammiqnāh lə·miq·nāh lemikNah ləmiqnāh mikNat miknaTo miq·nā·ṯōw miq·naṯ miq·naṯ- miqnaṯ miqnaṯ- miqnāṯōw ū·miq·naṯ ū·miq·naṯ- umiknat ūmiqnaṯ ūmiqnaṯ-
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