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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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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

    prep
    1. for the sake of

    2. in view of, on account of

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

      conj
    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 10 times in 10 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 12:13 - Say, I pray thee, thou art my sister: that H4616 it may be well with me for thy sake; and my soul shall live because of thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:24 - Peradventure there be fifty righteous within the city: wilt thou also destroy and not spare the place for H4616 the fifty righteous that are therein?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:20 - But as for you, ye thought evil against me; but God meant it unto good, to H4616 bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:22 - And I will sever in that day the land of Goshen, in which my people dwell, that no swarms of flies shall be there; to the end H4616 thou mayest know that I am the LORD in the midst of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:40 - To be a memorial unto the children of Israel, that H4616 no stranger, which is not of the seed of Aaron, come near to offer incense before the LORD; that he be not as Korah, and as his company: as the LORD said to him by the hand of Moses.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:41 - Moreover concerning a stranger, that is not of thy people Israel, but cometh out of a far country for H4616 thy name's sake;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:23 - And the LORD was gracious unto them, and had compassion on them, and had respect unto them, because of H4616 his covenant with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, and would not destroy them, neither cast he them from his presence as yet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 125:3 - For the rod of the wicked shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous; lest H4616 the righteous put forth their hands unto iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:3 - But Baruch the son of Neriah setteth thee on against us, for to H4616 deliver us into the hand of the Chaldeans, that they might put us to death, and carry us away captives into Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 40:4 - And the man said unto me, Son of man, behold with thine eyes, and hear with thine ears, and set thine heart upon all that I shall shew thee; for to the intent H4616 that I might shew them unto thee art thou brought hither: declare all that thou seest to the house of Israel.
 
 
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