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Lexicon :: Strong's H4616 - ma`an

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מַעַן
Transliteration
ma`an
Pronunciation
mah'·an (Key)
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Part of Speech
preposition, substantive
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1650g

Strong’s Definitions

מַעַן maʻan, mah'-an; from H6030; properly, heed, i.e. purpose; used only adverbially, on account of (as a motive or an aim), teleologically, in order that:—because of, to the end (intent) that, for (to, ... 's sake), + lest, that, to.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x

The KJV translates Strong's H4616 in the following manner: that, for, to, to the end, because of, lest, to the intent.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 10x
The KJV translates Strong's H4616 in the following manner: that, for, to, to the end, because of, lest, to the intent.
  1. purpose, intent

    preposition
    1. for the sake of

    2. in view of, on account of

    3. for the purpose of, to the intent that, in order to

      conjunction
    4. to the end that

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מַעַן maʻan, mah'-an; from H6030; properly, heed, i.e. purpose; used only adverbially, on account of (as a motive or an aim), teleologically, in order that:—because of, to the end (intent) that, for (to, ... 's sake), + lest, that, to.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4616 matches the Hebrew מַעַן (ma`an),
which occurs 167 times in 155 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 4 (Gen 12:13–1Sa 17:28)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:13 - “Please say that you are my sister so H4616 that it may go well with me because of you, and that [fn]I may live on account of you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:19 - “For I have [fn]chosen him, so H4616 that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the LORD by doing righteousness and justice, so H4616 that the LORD may bring upon Abraham what He has spoken about him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:24 - “Suppose there are fifty righteous within the city; will You indeed sweep it away and not [fn]spare the place for the sake H4616 of the fifty righteous who are in it?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:20 - “As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good in order H4616 to bring about [fn]this present result, to preserve many people alive.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:22 - “But on that day I will set apart the land of Goshen, where My people are [fn]living, so that no swarms of flies will be there, in order H4616 that you may know that [fn]I, the LORD, am in the midst of the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:16 - “But, indeed, for this reason I have allowed you to [fn]remain, in order to show you My power and in order H4616 to proclaim My name through all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 11:9 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Pharaoh will not listen to you, so H4616 that My wonders will be multiplied in the land of Egypt.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:12 - “Six days you are to do your work, but on the seventh day you shall cease from labor so H4616 that your ox and your donkey may rest, and the son of your female slave, as well as [fn]your stranger, may refresh themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:13 - “Now therefore, I pray You, if I have found favor in Your sight, let me know Your ways that I may know You, so H4616 that I may find favor in Your sight. Consider too, that this nation is Your people.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 17:5 - [fn]The reason H4616 is so H4616 that the sons of Israel may bring their sacrifices which they were sacrificing in the open field, that they may bring them in to the LORD, at the doorway of the tent of meeting to the priest, and sacrifice them as sacrifices of peace offerings to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 20:3 - ‘I will also set My face against that man and will cut him off from among his people, because he has given some of his [fn]offspring to Molech, so H4616 as to defile My sanctuary and to profane My holy name.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:43 - so H4616 that your generations may know that I had the sons of Israel live in booths when I brought them out from the land of Egypt. I am the LORD your God.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:40 - so H4616 that you may remember to do all My commandments and be holy to your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 27:20 - “You shall put some of your [fn]authority on him, in order H4616 that all the congregation of the sons of Israel may obey him.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 36:8 - “Every daughter who comes into possession of an inheritance of any tribe of the sons of Israel shall be wife to one of the family of the tribe of her father, so H4616 that the sons of Israel each may possess the inheritance of his fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 2:30 - “But Sihon king of Heshbon was not willing for us to pass [fn]through his land; for the LORD your God hardened his spirit and made his heart obstinate, in order H4616 to deliver him into your hand, as he is today.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:26 - “But the LORD was angry with me on your account, H4616 and would not listen to me; and the LORD said to me, ‘[fn]Enough! Speak to Me no more of this matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:1 - “Now, O Israel, listen to the statutes and the judgments which I am teaching you to perform, so H4616 that you may live and go in and take possession of the land which the LORD, the God of your fathers, is giving you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:14 - but the seventh day is a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter or your male servant or your female servant or your ox or your donkey or any of your cattle or your sojourner who [fn]stays with you, so H4616 that your male servant and your female servant may rest as well as you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 6:2 - so H4616 that you and your son and your grandson might fear the LORD your God, to keep all His statutes and His commandments which I command you, all the days of your life, and that your days may be prolonged.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 6:23 - He brought us out from there in order H4616 to bring us in, to give us the land which He had sworn to our fathers.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 9:5 - “It is not for your righteousness or for the uprightness of your heart that you are going to possess their land, but it is because of the wickedness of these nations that the LORD your God is driving them out before you, in order H4616 to confirm the [fn]oath which the LORD swore to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:8 - “You shall therefore keep every commandment which I am commanding you today, so H4616 that you may be strong and go in and possess the land into which you are about to cross to possess it;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 11:21 - so H4616 that your days and the days of your sons may be multiplied on the land which the LORD swore to your fathers to give them, as [fn]long as the heavens remain above the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:25 - “You shall not eat it, so H4616 that it may be well with you and your sons after you, for you will be doing what is right in the sight of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:28 - “Be careful to listen to all these words which I command you, so H4616 that it may be well with you and your sons after you forever, for you will be doing what is good and right in the sight of the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 13:17 - “Nothing from that which is put under the ban shall cling to your hand, in order H4616 that the LORD may turn from His burning anger and show mercy to you, and have compassion on you and make you increase, just as He has sworn to your fathers,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:23 - “You shall eat in the presence of the LORD your God, at the place where He chooses to establish His name, the tithe of your grain, your new wine, your oil, and the firstborn of your herd and your flock, so H4616 that you may learn to fear the LORD your God always.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:29 - “The Levite, because he has no portion or inheritance among you, and the alien, the [fn]orphan and the widow who are in your [fn]town, shall come and eat and be satisfied, in order H4616 that the LORD your God may bless you in all the work of your hand which you do.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:3 - “You shall not eat leavened bread with it; seven days you shall eat with it unleavened bread, the bread of affliction (for you came out of the land of Egypt in haste), so H4616 that you may remember all the days of your life the day when you came out of the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:20 - that his heart may not be lifted up above his [fn]countrymen and that he may not turn aside from the commandment, to the right or the left, so H4616 that he and his sons may continue long in his kingdom in the midst of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 20:18 - so H4616 that they may not teach you to do according to all their detestable things which they have done for their gods, so that you would sin against the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:7 - you shall certainly let the mother go, but the young you may take for yourself, in order H4616 that it may be well with you and that you may prolong your days.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 23:20 - “You may charge interest to a foreigner, but to your [fn]countrymen you shall not charge interest, so H4616 that the LORD your God may bless you in all [fn]that you undertake in the land which you are about to enter to [fn]possess.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 24:19 - “When you reap your harvest in your field and have forgotten a sheaf in the field, you shall not go back to get it; it shall be for the alien, for the [fn]orphan, and for the widow, in order H4616 that the LORD your God may bless you in all the work of your hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:3 - and write on them all the words of this law, when you cross over, so H4616 that you may enter the land which the LORD your God gives you, a land flowing with milk and honey, as the LORD, the God of your fathers, [fn]promised you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:6 - “You have not eaten bread, nor have you drunk wine or strong drink, in order H4616 that you might know that I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:13 - in order H4616 that He may establish you today as His people and that He may be your God, just as He spoke to you and as He swore to your fathers, to Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:19 - “It shall be when he hears the words of this curse, that he will [fn]boast, saying, ‘I have peace though I walk in the stubbornness of my heart in order H4616 [fn]to destroy the watered land with the dry.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:6 - “Moreover the LORD your God will circumcise your heart and the heart of your [fn]descendants, to love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul, so H4616 that you may live.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 30:19 - “I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that I have set before you life and death, the blessing and the curse. So choose life in order H4616 that you may live, you and your [fn]descendants,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:12 - “Assemble the people, the men and the women and children and [fn]the alien who is in your [fn]town, so H4616 that they may hear and learn and fear the LORD your God, and be careful to observe all the words of this law.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:19 - “Now therefore, write this song for yourselves, and teach it to the sons of Israel; put it [fn]on their lips, so H4616 that this song may be a witness for Me against the sons of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:7 - “Only be strong and very courageous; [fn]be careful to do according to all the law which Moses My servant commanded you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, so H4616 that you may [fn]have success wherever you go.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 1:8 - “This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so H4616 that you may [fn]be careful to do according to all that is written in it; for then you will make your way prosperous, and then you will [fn]have success.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 4:24 - that all the peoples of the earth may know that the hand of the LORD is mighty, so H4616 that you may [fn]fear the LORD your God [fn]forever.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:20 - For it was of the LORD to [fn]harden their hearts, to meet Israel in battle in order H4616 that he might utterly destroy them, that they might [fn]receive no mercy, but that he might destroy them, just as the LORD had commanded Moses.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:22 - in order H4616 to test Israel by them, whether they will keep the way of the LORD to walk in it as their fathers [fn]did, or not.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:2 - only in order H4616 that the generations of the sons of Israel might [fn]be taught war, [fn]those who had not [fn]experienced it formerly).
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:28 - Now Eliab his oldest brother heard when he spoke to the men; and Eliab’s anger burned against David and he said, “Why have you come down? And with whom have you left those few sheep in the wilderness? I know your insolence and the wickedness of your heart; for you have come down in order H4616 to see the battle.”

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