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Lexicon :: Strong's H5221 - nakah


nä·kä' (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1364

KJV Translation Count — Total: 500x
The KJV translates Strongs 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), misc (13x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  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.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H5221 matches the Hebrew נָכָה (nakah),
which occurs 501 times in 460 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 10 (Gen 4:15–Num 21:24)

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Gen 4:15

And the LORD said unto him, Therefore whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold. And the LORD set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding him should kill H5221 him.

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Gen 8:21

And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth; neither will I again smite H5221 any more every thing living, as I have done.

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Gen 14:5

And in the fourteenth year came Chedorlaomer, and the kings that were with him, and smote H5221 the Rephaims in Ashteroth Karnaim, and the Zuzims in Ham, and the Emims in Shaveh Kiriathaim,

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Gen 14:7

And they returned, and came to Enmishpat, which is Kadesh, and smote H5221 all the country of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, that dwelt in Hazezontamar.

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Gen 14:15

And he divided himself against them, he and his servants, by night, and smote H5221 them, and pursued them unto Hobah, which is on the left hand of Damascus.

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Gen 14:17

And the king of Sodom went out to meet him after his return from the slaughter H5221 of Chedorlaomer, and of the kings that were with him, at the valley of Shaveh, which is the king's dale.

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Gen 19:11

And they smote H5221 the men that were at the door of the house with blindness, both small and great: so that they wearied themselves to find the door.

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Gen 32:8

And said, If Esau come to the one company, and smite it, H5221 then the other company which is left shall escape.

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Gen 32:11

Deliver me, I pray thee, from the hand of my brother, from the hand of Esau: for I fear him, lest he will come and smite me, H5221 and the mother with the children.

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Gen 34:30

And Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, Ye have troubled me to make me to stink among the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites: and I being few in number, they shall gather themselves together against me, and slay me; H5221 and I shall be destroyed, I and my house.

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Gen 36:35

And Husham died, and Hadad the son of Bedad, who smote H5221 Midian in the field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith.

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Gen 37:21

And Reuben heard it, and he delivered him out of their hands; and said, Let us not kill H5221 him.

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Exo 2:11

And it came to pass in those days, when Moses was grown, that he went out unto his brethren, and looked on their burdens: and he spied an Egyptian smiting H5221 an Hebrew, one of his brethren.

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Exo 2:12

And he looked this way and that way, and when he saw that there was no man, he slew H5221 the Egyptian, and hid him in the sand.

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Exo 2:13

And when he went out the second day, behold, two men of the Hebrews strove together: and he said to him that did the wrong, Wherefore smitest H5221 thou thy fellow?

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Exo 3:20

And I will stretch out my hand, and smite H5221 Egypt with all my wonders which I will do in the midst thereof: and after that he will let you go.

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Exo 5:14

And the officers of the children of Israel, which Pharaoh's taskmasters had set over them, were beaten, H5221 and demanded, Wherefore have ye not fulfilled your task in making brick both yesterday and to day, as heretofore?

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Exo 5:16

There is no straw given unto thy servants, and they say to us, Make brick: and, behold, thy servants are beaten; H5221 but the fault is in thine own people.

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Exo 7:17

Thus saith the LORD, In this thou shalt know that I am the LORD: behold, I will smite H5221 with the rod that is in mine hand upon the waters which are in the river, and they shall be turned to blood.

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Exo 7:20

And Moses and Aaron did so, as the LORD commanded; and he lifted up the rod, and smote H5221 the waters that were in the river, in the sight of Pharaoh, and in the sight of his servants; and all the waters that were in the river were turned to blood.

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Exo 7:25

And seven days were fulfilled, after that the LORD had smitten H5221 the river.

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Exo 8:16

And the LORD said unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, Stretch out thy rod, and smite H5221 the dust of the land, that it may become lice throughout all the land of Egypt.

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Exo 8:17

And they did so; for Aaron stretched out his hand with his rod, and smote H5221 the dust of the earth, and it became lice in man, and in beast; all the dust of the land became lice throughout all the land of Egypt.

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Exo 9:15

For now I will stretch out my hand, that I may smite H5221 thee and thy people with pestilence; and thou shalt be cut off from the earth.

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Exo 9:25

And the hail smote H5221 throughout all the land of Egypt all that was in the field, both man and beast; and the hail smote H5221 every herb of the field, and brake every tree of the field.

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Exo 9:31

And the flax and the barley was smitten: H5221 for the barley was in the ear, and the flax was bolled.

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Exo 9:32

But the wheat and the rie were not smitten: H5221 for they were not grown up.

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Exo 12:12

For I will pass through the land of Egypt this night, and will smite H5221 all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, both man and beast; and against all the gods of Egypt I will execute judgment: I am the LORD.

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Exo 12:13

And the blood shall be to you for a token upon the houses where ye are: and when I see the blood, I will pass over you, and the plague shall not be upon you to destroy you, when I smite H5221 the land of Egypt.

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Exo 12:29

And it came to pass, that at midnight the LORD smote H5221 all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of Pharaoh that sat on his throne unto the firstborn of the captive that was in the dungeon; and all the firstborn of cattle.

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Exo 17:5

And the LORD said unto Moses, Go on before the people, and take with thee of the elders of Israel; and thy rod, wherewith thou smotest H5221 the river, take in thine hand, and go.

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Exo 17:6

Behold, I will stand before thee there upon the rock in Horeb; and thou shalt smite H5221 the rock, and there shall come water out of it, that the people may drink. And Moses did so in the sight of the elders of Israel.

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Exo 21:12

He that smiteth H5221 a man, so that he die, shall be surely put to death.

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Exo 21:15

And he that smiteth H5221 his father, or his mother, shall be surely put to death.

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Exo 21:18

And if men strive together, and one smite H5221 another with a stone, or with his fist, and he die not, but keepeth his bed:

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Exo 21:19

If he rise again, and walk abroad upon his staff, then shall he that smote H5221 him be quit: only he shall pay for the loss of his time, and shall cause him to be thoroughly healed.

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Exo 21:20

And if a man smite H5221 his servant, or his maid, with a rod, and he die under his hand; he shall be surely punished.

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Exo 21:26

And if a man smite H5221 the eye of his servant, or the eye of his maid, that it perish; he shall let him go free for his eye's sake.

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Exo 22:2

If a thief be found breaking up, and be smitten H5221 that he die, there shall no blood be shed for him.

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Lev 24:17

And he that killeth H5221 any man shall surely be put to death.

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Lev 24:18

And he that killeth H5221 a beast shall make it good; beast for beast.

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Lev 24:21

And he that killeth H5221 a beast, he shall restore it: and he that killeth H5221 a man, he shall be put to death.

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Lev 26:24

Then will I also walk contrary unto you, and will punish H5221 you yet seven times for your sins.

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Num 3:13

Because all the firstborn are mine; for on the day that I smote H5221 all the firstborn in the land of Egypt I hallowed unto me all the firstborn in Israel, both man and beast: mine shall they be: I am the LORD.

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Num 8:17

For all the firstborn of the children of Israel are mine, both man and beast: on the day that I smote H5221 every firstborn in the land of Egypt I sanctified them for myself.

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Num 11:33

And while the flesh was yet between their teeth, ere it was chewed, the wrath of the LORD was kindled against the people, and the LORD smote H5221 the people with a very great plague.

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Num 14:12

I will smite H5221 them with the pestilence, and disinherit them, and will make of thee a greater nation and mightier than they.

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Num 14:45

Then the Amalekites came down, and the Canaanites which dwelt in that hill, and smote H5221 them, and discomfited them, even unto Hormah.

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Num 20:11

And Moses lifted up his hand, and with his rod he smote H5221 the rock twice: and the water came out abundantly, and the congregation drank, and their beasts also.

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Num 21:24

And Israel smote H5221 him with the edge of the sword, and possessed his land from Arnon unto Jabbok, even unto the children of Ammon: for the border of the children of Ammon was strong.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 4:15–Num 21:24

2. Num 21:35–Jos 10:10

3. Jos 10:20–Jdg 18:27

4. Jdg 20:31–1Sa 30:1

5. 1Sa 30:17–1Ki 14:15

6. 1Ki 15:20–2Ki 15:16

7. 2Ki 15:25–2Ch 28:23

8. 2Ch 33:25–Jer 5:3

9. Jer 5:6–Jon 4:7

10. Jon 4:8–Mal 4:6

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