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Lexicon :: Strong's H5221 - nakah

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נָכָה
Transliteration
nakah
Pronunciation
nä·kä' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1364

Strong’s Definitions

נָכָה nâkâh, naw-kaw'; a primitive root; to strike (lightly or severely, literally or figuratively):—beat, cast forth, clap, give (wounds), × go forward, × indeed, kill, make (slaughter), murderer, punish, slaughter, slay(-er, -ing), smite(-r, -ing), strike, be stricken, (give) stripes, × surely, wound.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 500x

The KJV translates Strong's H5221 in the following manner: smite (348x), slay (92x), kill (20x), beat (9x), slaughter (5x), stricken (3x), given (3x), wounded (3x), strike (2x), stripes (2x), miscellaneous (13x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 500x
The KJV translates Strong's H5221 in the following manner: smite (348x), slay (92x), kill (20x), beat (9x), slaughter (5x), stricken (3x), given (3x), wounded (3x), strike (2x), stripes (2x), miscellaneous (13x).
  1. to strike, smite, hit, beat, slay, kill

    1. (Niphal) to be stricken or smitten

    2. (Pual) to be stricken or smitten

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to smite, strike, beat, scourge, clap, applaud, give a thrust

      2. to smite, kill, slay (man or beast)

      3. to smite, attack, attack and destroy, conquer, subjugate, ravage

      4. to smite, chastise, send judgment upon, punish, destroy

    4. (Hophal) to be smitten

      1. to receive a blow

      2. to be wounded

      3. to be beaten

      4. to be (fatally) smitten, be killed, be slain

      5. to be attacked and captured

      6. to be smitten (with disease)

      7. to be blighted (of plants)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָכָה nâkâh, naw-kaw'; a primitive root; to strike (lightly or severely, literally or figuratively):—beat, cast forth, clap, give (wounds), × go forward, × indeed, kill, make (slaughter), murderer, punish, slaughter, slay(-er, -ing), smite(-r, -ing), strike, be stricken, (give) stripes, × surely, wound.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5221 matches the Hebrew נָכָה (nakah),
which occurs 121 times in 461 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

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Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:15 - So the LORD said to him, “Therefore whoever kills Cain, vengeance will be taken on him sevenfold.” And the LORD [fn]appointed a sign for Cain, so that no one finding him would slay H5221 him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:21 - The LORD smelled the soothing aroma; and the LORD said [fn]to Himself, “I will never again curse the ground on account of man, for the [fn]intent of man’s heart is evil from his youth; and I will never again [fn]destroy H5221 every living thing, as I have done.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:5 - In the fourteenth year Chedorlaomer and the kings that were with him, came and [fn]defeated H5221 the Rephaim in Ashteroth-karnaim and the Zuzim in Ham and the Emim in [fn]Shaveh-kiriathaim,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:7 - Then they turned back and came to En-mishpat (that is, Kadesh), and [fn]conquered H5221 all the country of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, who lived in Hazazon-tamar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:15 - He divided [fn]his forces against them by night, he and his servants, and [fn]defeated H5221 them, and pursued them as far as Hobah, which is [fn]north of Damascus.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:17 - Then after his return from the [fn]defeat H5221 of Chedorlaomer and the kings who were with him, the king of Sodom went out to meet him at the valley of Shaveh (that is, the King’s Valley).
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:11 - They [fn]struck H5221 the men who were at the doorway of the house with blindness, both small and great, so that they wearied themselves trying to find the doorway.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:8 - for he said, “If Esau comes to the one company and [fn]attacks H5221 it, then the company which is left will escape.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:11 - “Deliver me, I pray, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau; for I fear him, that he will come and [fn]attack H5221 me and the mothers with the children.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:30 - Then Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, “You have brought trouble on me by making me odious among the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites; and [fn]my men being few in number, they will gather together against me and [fn]attack H5221 me and I will be destroyed, I and my household.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 36:35 - Then Husham died, and Hadad the son of Bedad, who [fn]defeated H5221 Midian in the field of Moab, became king in his place; and the name of his city was Avith.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:21 - But Reuben heard this and rescued him out of their hands and said, “Let us not [fn]take H5221 his life.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:11 - Now it came about in those days, when Moses had grown up, that he went out to his brethren and looked on their [fn]hard labors; and he saw an Egyptian beating H5221 a Hebrew, one of his brethren.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:12 - So he [fn]looked this way and that, and when he saw there was no one around, he struck H5221 down H5221 the Egyptian and hid him in the sand.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:13 - He went out the next day, and behold, two Hebrews were [fn]fighting with each other; and he said to the [fn]offender, “Why are you striking H5221 your companion?”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:20 - “So I will stretch out My hand and strike H5221 Egypt with all My miracles which I shall do in the midst of it; and after that he will let you go.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 5:14 - Moreover, the foremen of the sons of Israel, whom Pharaoh’s taskmasters had set over them, were beaten H5221 [fn]and were asked, “Why have you not completed your required amount either yesterday or today in making brick as previously?”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 5:16 - “There is no straw given to your servants, yet they keep saying to us, ‘Make bricks!’ And behold, your servants are being beaten; H5221 but it is the fault of your own people.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:17 - ‘Thus says the LORD, “By this you shall know that I am the LORD: behold, I will strike H5221 [fn]the water that is in the Nile with the staff that is in my hand, and it will be turned to blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:20 - So Moses and Aaron did even as the LORD had commanded. And he lifted up [fn]the staff and struck H5221 the water that was in the Nile, in the sight of Pharaoh and in the sight of his servants, and all the water that was in the Nile was turned to blood.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:25 - Seven days [fn]passed after the LORD had struck H5221 the Nile.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:16 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Say to Aaron, ‘Stretch out your staff and strike H5221 the dust of the earth, that it may become [fn]gnats through all the land of Egypt.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:17 - They did so; and Aaron stretched out his hand with his staff, and struck H5221 the dust of the earth, and there were [fn]gnats on man and beast. All the dust of the earth became [fn]gnats through all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:15 - “For if by now I had put forth My hand and struck H5221 you and your people with pestilence, you would then have been cut off from the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:25 - The hail struck H5221 all that was in the field through all the land of Egypt, both man and beast; the hail also struck H5221 every plant of the field and shattered every tree of the field.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:31 - (Now the flax and the barley were [fn]ruined, H5221 for the barley was in the ear and the flax was in bud.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:32 - But the wheat and the spelt were not [fn]ruined, H5221 for they ripen late.)
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:12 - ‘For I will go through the land of Egypt on that night, and will strike H5221 down H5221 all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgments—I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:13 - ‘The blood shall be a sign for you on the houses where you [fn]live; and when I see the blood I will pass over you, and no plague will befall you [fn]to destroy you when I strike H5221 the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:29 - Now it came about at midnight that the LORD struck H5221 all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of Pharaoh who sat on his throne to the firstborn of the captive who was in the dungeon, and all the firstborn of cattle.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:5 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Pass before the people and take with you some of the elders of Israel; and take in your hand your staff with which you struck H5221 the Nile, and go.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:6 - “Behold, I will stand before you there on the rock at Horeb; and you shall strike H5221 the rock, and water will come out of it, that the people may drink.” And Moses did so in the sight of the elders of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:12 - “He who strikes H5221 a man so that he dies shall surely be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:15 - “He who strikes H5221 his father or his mother shall surely be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:18 - “If men have a quarrel and one strikes H5221 the other with a stone or with his fist, and he does not die but [fn]remains in bed,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:19 - if he gets up and walks around outside on his staff, then he who struck H5221 him shall go unpunished; he shall only pay for his [fn]loss of time, and [fn]shall take care of him until he is completely healed.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:20 - “If a man strikes H5221 his male or female slave with a rod and he dies [fn]at his hand, he shall [fn]be punished.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:26 - “If a man strikes H5221 the eye of his male or female slave, and destroys it, he shall let him go free on account of his eye.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:2 - [fn]If the thief is [fn]caught while breaking in and is struck H5221 so that he dies, there will be no bloodguiltiness on his account.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:17 - ‘If a man [fn]takes H5221 the life of any human being, he shall surely be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:18 - ‘The one who [fn]takes H5221 the life of an animal shall make it good, life for life.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:21 - ‘Thus the one who [fn]kills H5221 an animal shall make it good, but the one who [fn]kills H5221 a man shall be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:24 - then I will act with hostility against you; and I, even I, will strike H5221 you seven times for your sins.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 3:13 - “For all the firstborn are Mine; on the day that I struck H5221 down H5221 all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, I sanctified to Myself all the firstborn in Israel, from man to beast. They shall be Mine; I am the LORD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 8:17 - “For every firstborn among the sons of Israel is Mine, among the men and among the animals; on the day that I struck H5221 down H5221 all the firstborn in the land of Egypt I sanctified them for Myself.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:33 - While the meat was still between their teeth, before it was chewed, the anger of the LORD was kindled against the people, and the LORD struck H5221 the people with a very severe plague.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:12 - “I will smite H5221 them with [fn]pestilence and dispossess them, and I will make you into a nation greater and mightier than they.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:15 - “Now if You slay H5221 this people as one man, then the nations who have heard of Your fame will [fn]say,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:45 - Then the Amalekites and the Canaanites who lived in that hill country came down, and struck H5221 them and beat them down as far as Hormah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 20:11 - Then Moses lifted up his hand and struck H5221 the rock twice with his rod; and water came forth abundantly, and the congregation and their beasts drank.

 
 
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