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Lexicon :: Strong's H2008 - hēnnâ

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TWOT Reference: 510b

Strong’s Definitions

הֵנָּה hênnâh, hane'-naw; from H2004; hither or thither (but used both of place and time):—here, hither(-to), now, on this (that) side, since, this (that) way, thitherward, thus far, to...fro, yet.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x

The KJV translates Strong's H2008 in the following manner: hither, here, now, way, to...fro, since, hitherto, thus far.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 14x
The KJV translates Strong's H2008 in the following manner: hither, here, now, way, to...fro, since, hitherto, thus far.
  1. here, there, now, hither

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הֵנָּה hênnâh, hane'-naw; from H2004; hither or thither (but used both of place and time):—here, hither(-to), now, on this (that) side, since, this (that) way, thitherward, thus far, to...fro, yet.
STRONGS H2008: Abbreviations
I. הֵ֫נָּה 49 adverb hither (perhaps from II. הֵן, used δεικτικῶς, with הlo hitherwards! or perhaps akin to هُنَا, هَنَّا, هِنَّا here) —
a. of place:
(α) hither Genesis 15:16 יָשׁוּבוּ הֵנָּךְ, Genesis 42:15; Genesis 45:5 that you have sold me הֵנָּה hither, Genesis 45:8; Genesis 45:13; Joshua 2:2; Joshua 3:9; Joshua 18:6; 2 Samuel 1:10; Isaiah 57:3 וְאַתֶּם קִרְבוּ הֵנָּה, Jeremiah 31:8; Jeremiah 51:5 +; 1 Samuel 20:21 מִמְּךָ וָהֵנָּךְ from thee and hitherwards, i.e. on this side of thee (opposed to מִמְּךָ וָהָֽלְאָה): repeated 2 Kings 4:35 אַחַת הֵנָּה וְאַחַת הֵנָּה once hither and once thither = once to and fro; הֵנָּה וָהֵנָּה hither and thither i.e. in different (or opposite) directions, † Joshua 8:20; 2 Kings 2:8, 14; 1 Kings 20:40 strangely וַיְהִי עַבְדְּךָ עשֵֹׁה הֵנָּח וָהֵנָּה literally and thy servant was a doer of hitherwards and thitherwards, i.e. was engaged in different directions (Ew§ 360, c treats ה׳ here as the pronoun 3rd person plural feminine construed irregularly, compare עשֵֹׁה אֵלֶּה : but read probably with Greek Version of the LXX Targum Syriac Version Vulgate Th Klo פֹּנֶה was turning or looking (Exodus 2:12) for עשֵֹׁךְ); עַדהֵֿנָּה even hither, Numbers 14:19; 1 Samuel 7:12; 2 Samuel 20:16 קְרַב עַדהֵֿנָּה, 2 Kings 8:7, to this point (in a book) Jeremiah 48:47; Jeremiah 51:64 (note of compiler or scribe).
(β) here (compare שָׁמָּה = there) Genesis 21:23 swear to me הֵנָּה here, Daniel 12:5 ֗֗֗ הֵנָּה לְ׳ חֵנָּה לְ׳ on this side of... on that side of...
†b. of time, in עַד הֵנָּה hitherto Genesis 15:16 (with a negative, = not yet) Genesis 44:28; Judges 16:13; Psalm 71:17 & until now do I keep declaring thy wonders, 1 Chronicles 9:18; 1 Chronicles 12:9 until now (the point reached in the narrative). In late Hebrew, contracted to עֲדֶ֫נָה hitherto, stillEcclesiastes 4:2, עֲדֶןEcclesiastes 4:3 אֲשֶׁר עֲדֶן לֹא הָיָה = who has not yet been (compare Mishna עֲדַיִן hitherto, still, עֲדַיִן לֹא = not yet).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


15:16; 15:16; 21:23; 42:15; 44:28; 45:5; 45:8; 45:13






2:2; 3:9; 8:20; 18:6



1 Samuel

7:12; 20:21

2 Samuel

1:10; 20:16

1 Kings


2 Kings

2:8; 2:14; 4:35; 8:7

1 Chronicles

9:18; 12:9




4:2; 4:3




31:8; 48:47; 51:5; 51:64



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2008 matches the Hebrew הֵנָּה (hēnnâ),
which occurs 50 times in 42 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:16 - But in the fourth generation they shall come hither H2008 again: for the iniquity of the Amorites is not yet H2008 full.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:23 - Now therefore swear unto me here H2008 by God that thou wilt not deal falsely with me, nor with my son, nor with my son's son: but according to the kindness that I have done unto thee, thou shalt do unto me, and to the land wherein thou hast sojourned.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:15 - Hereby ye shall be proved: By the life of Pharaoh ye shall not go forth hence, except your youngest brother come hither.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:28 - And the one went out from me, and I said, Surely he is torn in pieces; and I saw him not since: H2008
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:5 - Now therefore be not grieved, nor angry with yourselves, that ye sold me hither: for God did send me before you to preserve life.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:8 - So now it was not you that sent me hither, but God: and he hath made me a father to Pharaoh, and lord of all his house, and a ruler throughout all the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:13 - And ye shall tell my father of all my glory in Egypt, and of all that ye have seen; and ye shall haste and bring down my father hither.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:19 - Pardon, I beseech thee, the iniquity of this people according unto the greatness of thy mercy, and as thou hast forgiven this people, from Egypt even until now. H2008
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 2:2 - And it was told the king of Jericho, saying, Behold, there came men in hither to night of the children of Israel to search out the country.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 3:9 - And Joshua said unto the children of Israel, Come hither, and hear the words of the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:20 - And when the men of Ai looked behind them, they saw, and, behold, the smoke of the city ascended up to heaven, and they had no power to flee this way or that way: H2008 and the people that fled to the wilderness turned back upon the pursuers.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:6 - Ye shall therefore describe the land into seven parts, and bring the description hither to me, that I may cast lots for you here before the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:2 - And it was told the Gazites, saying, Samson is come hither. And they compassed him in, and laid wait for him all night in the gate of the city, and were quiet all the night, saying, In the morning, when it is day, we shall kill him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:13 - And Delilah said unto Samson, Hitherto H2008 thou hast mocked me, and told me lies: tell me wherewith thou mightest be bound. And he said unto her, If thou weavest the seven locks of my head with the web.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 19:12 - And his master said unto him, We will not turn aside hither into the city of a stranger, that is not of the children of Israel; we will pass over to Gibeah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:16 - Count not thine handmaid for a daughter of Belial: for out of the abundance of my complaint and grief have I spoken hitherto.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 7:12 - Then Samuel took a stone, and set it between Mizpeh and Shen, and called the name of it Ebenezer, saying, Hitherto hath the LORD helped us.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:21 - And, behold, I will send a lad, saying, Go, find out the arrows. If I expressly say unto the lad, Behold, the arrows are on this side of thee, take them; then come thou: for there is peace to thee, and no hurt; as the LORD liveth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:10 - So I stood upon him, and slew him, because I was sure that he could not live after that he was fallen: and I took the crown that was upon his head, and the bracelet that was on his arm, and have brought them hither unto my lord.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:6 - And the king and his men went to Jerusalem unto the Jebusites, the inhabitants of the land: which spake unto David, saying, Except thou take away the blind and the lame, thou shalt not come in hither: thinking, David cannot come in hither.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:32 - And Absalom answered Joab, Behold, I sent unto thee, saying, Come hither, that I may send thee to the king, to say, Wherefore am I come from Geshur? it had been good for me to have been there still: now therefore let me see the king's face; and if there be any iniquity in me, let him kill me.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 20:16 - Then cried a wise woman out of the city, Hear, hear; say, I pray you, unto Joab, Come near hither, that I may speak with thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:40 - And as thy servant was busy here and there, he was gone. And the king of Israel said unto him, So shall thy judgment be; thyself hast decided it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:8 - And Elijah took his mantle, and wrapped it together, and smote the waters, and they were divided hither and thither, so that they two went over on dry ground.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 2:14 - And he took the mantle of Elijah that fell from him, and smote the waters, and said, Where is the LORD God of Elijah? and when he also had smitten the waters, they parted hither and thither: and Elisha went over.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:35 - Then he returned, and walked in the house to H2008 and fro; H2008 and went up, and stretched himself upon him: and the child sneezed seven times, and the child opened his eyes.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 8:7 - And Elisha came to Damascus; and Benhadad the king of Syria was sick; and it was told him, saying, The man of God is come hither. H2008
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:18 - Who hitherto waited in the king's gate eastward: they were porters in the companies of the children of Levi.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:5 - And the inhabitants of Jebus said to David, Thou shalt not come hither. Nevertheless David took the castle of Zion, which is the city of David.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:29 - And of the children of Benjamin, the kindred of Saul, three thousand: for hitherto the greatest part of them had kept the ward of the house of Saul.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:13 - And said unto them, Ye shall not bring in the captives hither: for whereas we have offended against the LORD already, ye intend to add more to our sins and to our trespass: for our trespass is great, and there is fierce wrath against Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:17 - O God, thou hast taught me from my youth: and hitherto have I declared thy wondrous works.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:4 - Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:16 - Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: and as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:7 - For better it is that it be said unto thee, Come up hither; than that thou shouldest be put lower in the presence of the prince whom thine eyes have seen.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 57:3 - But draw near hither, ye sons of the sorceress, the seed of the adulterer and the whore.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:8 - Behold, I will bring them from the north country, and gather them from the coasts of the earth, and with them the blind and the lame, the woman with child and her that travaileth with child together: a great company shall return thither.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:47 - Yet will I bring again the captivity of Moab in the latter days, saith the LORD. Thus far H2008 is the judgment of Moab.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:5 - They shall ask the way to Zion with their faces thitherward, H2008 saying, Come, and let us join ourselves to the LORD in a perpetual covenant that shall not be forgotten.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:64 - And thou shalt say, Thus shall Babylon sink, and shall not rise from the evil that I will bring upon her: and they shall be weary. Thus far are the words of Jeremiah.
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 that I might shew them unto thee art thou brought hither: declare all that thou seest to the house of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 12:5 - Then I Daniel looked, and, behold, there stood other two, the one on this side H2008 of the bank of the river, and the other on that side of the bank of the river.
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