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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4999 - נָוָה

Word Origin
from (04998)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) pasture, abode, abode of shepherd, habitation, meadow

1a) pasture, meadow

1b) abode

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3542 ‑ νομή (nom‑ah');  3624 ‑ οἶκος (oy'‑kos);  5117 ‑ τόπος (top'‑os);  5611 ‑ ὡραῖος (ho‑rah'‑yos);  5610 ‑ ὥρα (ho'‑rah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (12) NAS (10) HCS (14)
Psalms 4
Jeremiah 3
Lamentations 1
Joel 3
Amos 1
Psalms 3
Jeremiah 2
Lamentations 1
Joel 3
Amos 1
Job 1
Psalms 4
Jeremiah 3
Lamentations 1
Joel 3
Amos 1
Zephaniah 1
P-n 1
n-cfpc 4
P-n 1
P-r 1
P-n 1
P-r 1
n-cfpc 4

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1300) an (נא NA) AC: Plead CO: ? AB: ?

A) an (נא NA) AC: Plead CO: Raw AB: ?: A pleading for what is desired.

Nm) an (נא NA) - I. Raw:Meat that is not fit for consumption in the sense of refusal. II. Please:A pleading or request for something. KJV (10): raw, now, beseech, pray, oh, go - Strongs: H4994 (נָא), H4995 (נָא)

Nf1) ean (נאה NAH) - Pasture: As a place of beauty. [Unknown connection to root] KJV (12): habitation, pasture, house, place - Strongs: H4999 (נָוָה)

C) ana (אנא ANA) AC: Plead CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) ana (אנא ANA) - Please: A pleading or request for something. KJV (13): beseech, pray, oh - Strongs: H577 (אָנָּה)

H) ean (נאה NAH) AC: ? CO: Pasture AB: Beauty: A place of beauty and comfort. In the sense of desire.

V) ean (נאה NAH) - Beauty: KJV (3): (vf: Pilpel) become, comely, beautiful - Strongs: H4998 (נָאָה)

dm) efan (נאוה NAWH) - Beauty: KJV (9): comely, seemly, becometh - Strongs: H5000 (נָאוֶה)

J) afn (נוא NWA) AC: Forbid CO: Forbid AB: Opposition: A refusal of a plea.

V) afn (נוא NWA) - Forbid: KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) dissalow, discourage, non effect, break - Strongs: H5106 (נוּא)

if1) eafnt (תנואה TNWAH) - Opposition: KJV (2): breach of promise, occasion - Strongs: H8569 (תְּנוּאָה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. [נָוָה] noun feminine pasture, meadow; — plural construct נְוֺת Zephaniah 2:6, usually נְאוֺת Psalm 23:2 11t.; —

1 pasture, meadow: הָרֹעִים׳נ Amos 1:2, compare Zephaniah 2:6 ("" גִּדְרוֺת צאֹן; see also [כָּרה] p. 500 above); especially נְאוֺת (הַ)מִּדְבָּר Jeremiah 9:9; Jeremiah 23:10; Psalm 65:13; Joel 1:19,20; Joel 2:22; דֶּשֶׁא׳נ Psalm 23:2 grassy pastures; אֱלֹהִים׳נ Psalm 83:13 pastures of God, i.e. the land of Canaan, יַעֲקֹב׳נ Lamentations 2:2; הַשָּׁלוֺם׳נ Jeremiah 25:37 meadows of pace; חָמָס׳נ Psalm 74:20 apparently habitations (?) of violence, but read probably ׳גַּאֲוָה וְח, so Bi Che (see Psalm 73:6). — Jeremiah 6:2 see following; Job 8:6 see I. נָוֶה.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָוָה i.q. נָאָה

(1)  to sit down, to rest; Habakkuk 2:5, גֶּבֶר יָהִיר וְלֹא יִנְוֶה “he is a proud man and does not rest,” but seeks disturbances and wars. Also to dwell; see נָוֶה, נָוָה.

(2) to be decorous, becoming (how this idea is connected with that of sitting down has been shown above under the root נָאָה Pilel).

Hiphil, to adorn (with praises), to celebrate; Exodus 15:2, אַנְוֵהוּ LXX. δοξάσω αὐρόν. Vulg. glorificabo eum. Hence

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בִּנְא֣וֹת בנאות נְא֣וֹת נְא֤וֹת נְא֥וֹת נאות bin’ōwṯ bin·’ō·wṯ binot nə’ōwṯ nə·’ō·wṯ neot
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