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Lexicon :: Strong's H5216 - niyr

נִיר
Transliteration
niyr
Pronunciation
nēr (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From a primitive root [see נִיר (H5214); נוּר (H5135)] properly, meaning to glisten
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1333b

Variant Spellings

Variant spellings for this word: ניר (Strongs and Gesenius) נרה (Strongs) נר (Strongs)

KJV Translation Count — Total: 48x
The KJV translates Strong's H5216 in the following manner: lamp (35x), candle (9x), light (4x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. lamp

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נִיר nîyr, neer; or נִר nir; also נֵיר nêyr; or נֵר nêr; or (feminine) נֵרָה nêrâh; from a primitive root (see H5214; H5135) properly, meaning to glisten; a lamp (i.e. the burner) or light (literally or figuratively):—candle, lamp, light.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

H5216

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H5216 matches the Hebrew נִיר (niyr),
which occurs 48 times in 42 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

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And thou shalt make the seven lamps H5216 thereof: and they shall light the lamps H5216 thereof, that they may give light over against it.

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And thou shalt command the children of Israel, that they bring thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamp H5216 to burn always.

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And Aaron shall burn thereon sweet incense every morning: when he dresseth the lamps, H5216 he shall burn incense upon it.

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And when Aaron lighteth the lamps H5216 at even, he shall burn incense upon it, a perpetual incense before the LORD throughout your generations.

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The candlestick also for the light, and his furniture, and his lamps, H5216 with the oil for the light,

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And he made his seven lamps, H5216 and his snuffers, and his snuffdishes, of pure gold.

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The pure candlestick, with the lamps H5216 thereof, even with the lamps H5216 to be set in order, and all the vessels thereof, and the oil for light,

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And thou shalt bring in the table, and set in order the things that are to be set in order upon it; and thou shalt bring in the candlestick, and light the lamps H5216 thereof.

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And he lighted the lamps H5216 before the LORD; as the LORD commanded Moses.

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Command the children of Israel, that they bring unto thee pure oil olive beaten for the light, to cause the lamps H5216 to burn continually.

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He shall order the lamps H5216 upon the pure candlestick before the LORD continually.

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And they shall take a cloth of blue, and cover the candlestick of the light, and his lamps, H5216 and his tongs, and his snuffdishes, and all the oil vessels thereof, wherewith they minister unto it:

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Speak unto Aaron, and say unto him, When thou lightest the lamps, H5216 the seven lamps H5216 shall give light over against the candlestick.

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And Aaron did so; he lighted the lamps H5216 thereof over against the candlestick, as the LORD commanded Moses.

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And ere the lamp H5216 of God went out in the temple of the LORD, where the ark of God was, and Samuel was laid down to sleep;

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But Abishai the son of Zeruiah succoured him, and smote the Philistine, and killed him. Then the men of David sware unto him, saying, Thou shalt go no more out with us to battle, that thou quench not the light H5216 of Israel.

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For thou art my lamp, H5216 O LORD: and the LORD will lighten my darkness.

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And the candlesticks of pure gold, five on the right side, and five on the left, before the oracle, with the flowers, and the lamps, H5216 and the tongs of gold,

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And unto his son will I give one tribe, that David my servant may have a light H5216 alway before me in Jerusalem, the city which I have chosen me to put my name there.

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Nevertheless for David's sake did the LORD his God give him a lamp H5216 in Jerusalem, to set up his son after him, and to establish Jerusalem:

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Yet the LORD would not destroy Judah for David his servant's sake, as he promised him to give him alway a light, H5216 and to his children.

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Even the weight for the candlesticks of gold, and for their lamps H5216 of gold, by weight for every candlestick, and for the lamps H5216 thereof: and for the candlesticks of silver by weight, both for the candlestick, and also for the lamps H5216 thereof, according to the use of every candlestick.

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Moreover the candlesticks with their lamps, H5216 that they should burn after the manner before the oracle, of pure gold;

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And the flowers, and the lamps, H5216 and the tongs, made he of gold, and that perfect gold;

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And they burn unto the LORD every morning and every evening burnt sacrifices and sweet incense: the shewbread also set they in order upon the pure table; and the candlestick of gold with the lamps H5216 thereof, to burn every evening: for we keep the charge of the LORD our God; but ye have forsaken him.

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Howbeit the LORD would not destroy the house of David, because of the covenant that he had made with David, and as he promised to give a light H5216 to him and to his sons for ever.

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Also they have shut up the doors of the porch, and put out the lamps, H5216 and have not burned incense nor offered burnt offerings in the holy place unto the God of Israel.

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The light shall be dark in his tabernacle, and his candle H5216 shall be put out with him.

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How oft is the candle H5216 of the wicked put out! and how oft cometh their destruction upon them! God distributeth sorrows in his anger.

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When his candle H5216 shined upon my head, and when by his light I walked through darkness;

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For thou wilt light my candle: H5216 the LORD my God will enlighten my darkness.

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NUN. Thy word is a lamp H5216 unto my feet, and a light unto my path.

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There will I make the horn of David to bud: I have ordained a lamp H5216 for mine anointed.

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For the commandment is a lamp; H5216 and the law is light; and reproofs of instruction are the way of life:

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The light of the righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp H5216 of the wicked shall be put out.

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Whoso curseth his father or his mother, his lamp H5216 shall be put out in obscure darkness.

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The spirit of man is the candle H5216 of the LORD, searching all the inward parts of the belly.

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For there shall be no reward to the evil man; the candle H5216 of the wicked shall be put out.

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She perceiveth that her merchandise is good: her candle H5216 goeth not out by night.

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Moreover I will take from them the voice of mirth, and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride, the sound of the millstones, and the light of the candle. H5216

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And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with candles, H5216 and punish the men that are settled on their lees: that say in their heart, The LORD will not do good, neither will he do evil.

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And said unto me, What seest thou? And I said, I have looked, and behold a candlestick all of gold, with a bowl upon the top of it, and his seven lamps H5216 thereon, and seven pipes to the seven lamps, H5216 which are upon the top thereof:
 
 
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