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Lexicon :: Strong's H4494 - mānôaḥ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1323e

Strong’s Definitions

מָנוֹחַ mânôwach, maw-no'-akh; from H5117; quiet, i.e. (concretely) a settled spot, or (figuratively) a home:—(place of) rest.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's H4494 in the following manner: rest (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's H4494 in the following manner: rest (7x).
  1. resting place, state or condition of rest, place

    1. resting place

    2. rest, repose, condition of rest

    3. coming to rest

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מָנוֹחַ mânôwach, maw-no'-akh; from H5117; quiet, i.e. (concretely) a settled spot, or (figuratively) a home:—(place of) rest.
† I. מָנוֺחַ noun masculine resting-place, state, or condition of rest; — absolute מ׳ Genesis 8:9 + 4 times; construct מְנוֺחַ 1 Chronicles 6:16; plural suffix 2nd person feminine singular מְנוּחָ֑יְכִי Psalm 116:7 (Ges§ 91 l); —
1. resting-place לְכַף רֶגֶל Genesis 8:9 (J), compare Deuteronomy 28:65; Lamentations 1:3; Isaiah 34:14 (compare also מְנֻחָה Genesis 49:15).
2. rest, repose of soul Psalm 116:7 (plural abstract or intensive); condition of rest and security attained by marriage Ruth 3:1.
3. with force of infinitive (compare Aramaic infinitive with מ prefix) מִמְּנוֺחַ הָאָרוֺן 1 Chronicles 6:16 from the coming to rest of the ark.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


8:9; 8:9; 49:15





1 Chronicles

6:16; 6:16


116:7; 116:7






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4494 matches the Hebrew מָנוֹחַ (mānôaḥ),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:9 - But the dove found no place to set her foot, and she returned to him to the ark, for the waters were still on the face of the whole earth. So he put out his hand and took her and brought her into the ark with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:65 - And among these nations you shall find no respite, and there shall be no resting place for the sole of your foot, but the LORD will give you there a trembling heart and failing eyes and a languishing soul.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:1 - Then Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, “My daughter, should I not seek rest for you, that it may be well with you?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:31 - These are the men whom David put in charge of the service of song in the house of the LORD after the ark rested there.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 34:14 - And wild animals shall meet with hyenas;
the wild goat shall cry to his fellow;
indeed, there the night bird[fn] settles
and finds for herself a resting place.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:3 - Judah has gone into exile because of affliction[fn]
and hard servitude;
she dwells now among the nations,
but finds no resting place;
her pursuers have all overtaken her
in the midst of her distress.[fn]

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