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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5207 - נִיחוֹחַ

nı̂ychôach, nı̂ychôach
nee-kho'-akh, nee-kho'-akh  
Word Origin
from (05117)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) soothing, quieting, tranquillising

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2175 ‑ εὐωδία (yoo‑o‑dee'‑ah);  2378 ‑ θυσία (thoo‑see'‑ah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (43) NAS (43) HCS (43)
Genesis 1
Exodus 3
Leviticus 17
Numbers 18
Ezekiel 4
Genesis 1
Exodus 3
Leviticus 17
Numbers 18
Ezekiel 4
Genesis 1
Exodus 3
Leviticus 17
Numbers 18
Ezekiel 4
n-cms 3
n-cms 2
n-cms 2

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1310) kn (נכ NK) AC: Crush CO: Spice AB: ?: The pictograph n is a picture of a seed, the k is a picture of the palm of the hand. Combined these mean "seed in the palm". Seeds of certain plants were placed in the palm and rubbed with the thumb to a powdery spice.

A) kn (נכ NK) AC: Crush CO: Spice AB: ?

Nf3 ) tfkn (נכות NKWT) - Treasure: Treasured items such as spices. KJV (2): precious - Strongs: H5238 (נְכֹת)

af1) eknm (מנכה MNKH) - Crushed: A crushing by beating or plagues. [df: hkm] KJV (48): wound, slaughter, plague, beaten, stripe, stroke, blow, smote, sore wounded - Strongs: H4347 (מַכֶּה)

B) kkn (נככ NKK) AC: ? CO: Sweet AB: ?: The sweet smell of spices.

bcm) kfkin (ניכוכ NYKWK) - Sweet: Something that smells sweet. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: xwxyn xwxn] KJV (45): sweet, fruit - Strongs: H5207 (נִיחוֹחַ), H5208 (נִיחֹחַ)

C) kna (אנכ ANK) AC: ? CO: Pestle AB: ?: A mortar and pestle are also used to crush spices.

Nm) kna (אנכ ANK) - Plumbline: A stone in the shape of a pestle used for centering. KJV (4): plumbline - Strongs: H594 (אֲנָךְ)

E) akn (נכא NKA) AC: Crush CO: Spice AB: ?: The crushing of seeds for making spices.

V) akn (נכא NKA) - Crush: KJV (1): (vf: Niphal) viler - Strongs: H5217 (נָכָא)

Nm) akn (נכא NKA) - Crushed: KJV (4): broken, stricken, wounded - Strongs: H5218 (נָכָא)

cf2) tafkn (נכואת NKWAT) - Spice: KJV (2): spicery, spice - Strongs: H5219 (נְכֹאת)

H) ekn (נכה NKH) AC: Crush CO: ? AB: ?

V) ekn (נכה NKH) - Crush: KJV (500): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hophal, Pual) smite, slay, kill, beat, slaughter, strike, give, wound, stripe - Strongs: H5221 (נָכָה)

Nm) ekn (נכה NKH) - Crushed: One who has been crushed or one who is lame. KJV (4): abject, lame, contrite - Strongs: H5222 (נֵכֶה), H5223 (נָכֶה)

J) kfn (נוכ NWK) AC: ? CO: Pestle AB: ?: The rounded point of the pestle used to crush seeds into spices. Also the rounded point of the ear.

im) kfnt (תנוכ TNWK) - Point: KJV (8): tip - Strongs: H8571 (תְּנוּךְ)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נִיחֹחַ and ( Leviticus 1:9) נִיחוֺחַ43

noun [masculine] a quieting, soothing, tranquillizing (compare I. נַחַת Job 36:16) (ריח ניחח also Sirach 45:16c; on formative see 0l§ 187 b) Sta§ 233 Ba NB § 142 ii. 1,151. 489, where, after Philippi Bas ii. 362, יִ֯ explanation as dissimilation from וֺ); — absolute ׳נ Genesis 8:21 +; suffix נִיחֹתִי Numbers 28:2, נִיחֹחֲכֶם Leviticus 26:31, נִיחוֺחֵיהֶם Ezekiel 20:28; — a soothing, tranquillizing, only in phrase ׳רֵיח נ = soothing, tranquillizing odour of sacrifices acceptable to ׳י Genesis 8:21 (J), Exodus 29:18,25,41; Leviticus 1:9,13,17 32t. P. Ezekiel 20:41; of sacrifice to idols Ezekiel 6:13; Ezekiel 16:19; Ezekiel 20:28.

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List of Word Forms
הַנִּיחֹחַ֒ הניחח נִֽיחֹחִ֔י נִיח֔וֹחַ נִיח֖וֹחַ נִיח֙וֹחַ֙ נִיח֣וֹחֵיהֶ֔ם נִיחֹ֑חַ נִיחֹ֔חַ נִיחֹ֖חַ נִיחֹ֙חַ֙ נִיחֹ֛חַ נִיחֹֽחֲכֶֽם׃ נִיחֹֽחַ׃ נִיחֹחַ֮ ניחוח ניחוחיהם ניחח ניחח׃ ניחחי ניחחכם׃ han·nî·ḥō·aḥ hannichoaCh hannîḥōaḥ nî·ḥō·aḥ nî·ḥō·ḥă·ḵem nî·ḥō·ḥî nî·ḥō·w·aḥ nî·ḥō·w·ḥê·hem niChoach niChochaChem niChocheiHem nichoChi nîḥōaḥ nîḥōḥăḵem nîḥōḥî nîḥōwaḥ nîḥōwḥêhem
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