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Lexicon :: Strong's H5006 - nā'aṣ

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Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1274

Strong’s Definitions

נָאַץ nâʼats, naw-ats'; a primitive root; to scorn; or (in Ecclesiastes 12:5), by interchange for H5132, to bloom:—abhor, (give occasion to) blaspheme, contemn, despise, flourish, × great, provoke.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x

The KJV translates Strong's H5006 in the following manner: despise (8x), provoke (5x), abhor (4x), blaspheme (4x), contemn (2x), flourish (1x), great occasion to blaspheme (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x
The KJV translates Strong's H5006 in the following manner: despise (8x), provoke (5x), abhor (4x), blaspheme (4x), contemn (2x), flourish (1x), great occasion to blaspheme (1x).
  1. to spurn, contemn, despise, abhor

    1. (Qal) to spurn, contemn

    2. (Piel)

      1. to spurn

      2. to cause to contemn

    3. (Hiphil) to spurn

    4. (Hithpolel) to be contemned

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָאַץ nâʼats, naw-ats'; a primitive root; to scorn; or (in Ecclesiastes 12:5), by interchange for H5132, to bloom:—abhor, (give occasion to) blaspheme, contemn, despise, flourish, × great, provoke.
STRONGS H5006: Abbreviations
נָאַץ verb contemn, spurn (Late Hebrew id., Pi.; Targum נִיאוּצָא reviling); —
Qal Perfect נ׳ Proverbs 5:12; 3rd person plural נָֽאֲצוּ Proverbs 1:30; נָאָ֑צוּ Psalm 107:11; Imperfect יִנְאַץ Proverbs 15:5; יִנְאָצ֑וּן Jeremiah 33:24, etc.; — contemn, subject wicked and foolish, object תּוֺכַחַת Proverbs 1:30; Proverbs 5:12; object מוּסָד Proverbs 15:5; עֵצָה Psalm 107:11; Jeremiah 33:24 (object עַם י׳; compare Gie); subject י׳ Deuteronomy 32:19; Jeremiah 14:21; Lamentations 2:6.
Pi. Perfect נִאֵץ Psalm 10:3; Psalm 10:13; נִאַ֫צְתָּ 2 Samuel 12:14, etc.; Imperfect יְנָאֵץ Psalm 74:10; suffix יְנַאֲצֻנִי Numbers 14:11; Infinitive absolute נִאֵץ (Sta§ 221) 2 Samuel 12:14; Participle suffix מְנָֽאֲצַי Numbers 14:23; מְנַאֲצַי Jeremiah 23:17; מְנַאֲצָ֑יִךְ Isaiah 60:14; — contemn, spurn, subject men, object י׳, etc.: Numbers 14:11, 23; Numbers 16:30 (all J), Deuteronomy 31:20; Deuteronomy 1:4; Psalm 10:3; Psalm 10:13; Jeremiah 23:17; object שֵׁם י׳ Psalm 74:10; Psalm 74:18; אִמְרַת י׳ Isaiah 5:24; מִנְחַת י׳ 1 Samuel 2:17; once object Jerusalem Isaiah 60:14; cause to contemn (blaspheme AV RV) 2 Samuel 12:14 (twice in verse) (but אֹיְבֵי probably interp.; see Comm).
Hiph. Imperfect יָנֵ֯אץ see H5132 נצץ
Hithpo`el Participle כל־היום שְׁמִי מִנֹּאָץ Isaiah 52:5 every day is my name contemned.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


14:11; 14:11; 14:23; 14:23; 16:30


1:4; 31:20; 32:19

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

12:14; 12:14; 12:14


10:3; 10:3; 10:13; 10:13; 74:10; 74:10; 74:18; 107:11; 107:11


1:30; 1:30; 5:12; 5:12; 15:5; 15:5


5:24; 52:5; 60:14; 60:14


14:21; 23:17; 23:17; 33:24; 33:24




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5006 matches the Hebrew נָאַץ (nā'aṣ),
which occurs 25 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:11 - And the LORD said unto Moses, How long will this people provoke H5006 me? and how long will it be ere they believe me, for all the signs which I have shewed among them?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:23 - Surely they shall not see the land which I sware unto their fathers, neither shall any of them that provoked H5006 me see it:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:30 - But if the LORD make a new thing, and the earth open her mouth, and swallow them up, with all that appertain unto them, and they go down quick into the pit; then ye shall understand that these men have provoked H5006 the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:20 - For when I shall have brought them into the land which I sware unto their fathers, that floweth with milk and honey; and they shall have eaten and filled themselves, and waxen fat; then will they turn unto other gods, and serve them, and provoke H5006 me, and break my covenant.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:19 - And when the LORD saw it, he abhorred H5006 them, because of the provoking of his sons, and of his daughters.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:17 - Wherefore the sin of the young men was very great before the LORD: for men abhorred H5006 the offering of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:14 - Howbeit, because by this deed thou hast given H5006  great occasion H5006 to the enemies of the LORD to blaspheme, H5006 the child also that is born unto thee shall surely die.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:3 - For the wicked boasteth of his heart's desire, and blesseth the covetous, whom the LORD abhorreth. H5006
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:13 - Wherefore doth the wicked contemn H5006 God? he hath said in his heart, Thou wilt not require it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:10 - O God, how long shall the adversary reproach? shall the enemy blaspheme H5006 thy name for ever?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:18 - Remember this, that the enemy hath reproached, O LORD, and that the foolish people have blasphemed H5006 thy name.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 107:11 - Because they rebelled against the words of God, and contemned H5006 the counsel of the most High:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:30 - They would none of my counsel: they despised H5006 all my reproof.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:12 - And say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised H5006 reproof;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:5 - A fool despiseth H5006 his father's instruction: but he that regardeth reproof is prudent.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 12:5 - Also when they shall be afraid of that which is high, and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, H5006 and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:4 - Ah sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, a seed of evildoers, children that are corrupters: they have forsaken the LORD, they have provoked H5006  the Holy One of Israel unto anger, H5006 they are gone away backward.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:24 - Therefore as the fire devoureth the stubble, and the flame consumeth the chaff, so their root shall be as rottenness, and their blossom shall go up as dust: because they have cast away the law of the LORD of hosts, and despised H5006 the word of the Holy One of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 52:5 - Now therefore, what have I here, saith the LORD, that my people is taken away for nought? they that rule over them make them to howl, saith the LORD; and my name continually every day is blasphemed. H5006
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:14 - The sons also of them that afflicted thee shall come bending unto thee; and all they that despised H5006 thee shall bow themselves down at the soles of thy feet; and they shall call thee, The city of the LORD, The Zion of the Holy One of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 14:21 - Do not abhor H5006 us, for thy name's sake, do not disgrace the throne of thy glory: remember, break not thy covenant with us.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:17 - They say still unto them that despise H5006 me, The LORD hath said, Ye shall have peace; and they say unto every one that walketh after the imagination of his own heart, No evil shall come upon you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 33:24 - Considerest thou not what this people have spoken, saying, The two families which the LORD hath chosen, he hath even cast them off? thus they have despised H5006 my people, that they should be no more a nation before them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 2:6 - And he hath violently taken away his tabernacle, as if it were of a garden: he hath destroyed his places of the assembly: the LORD hath caused the solemn feasts and sabbaths to be forgotten in Zion, and hath despised H5006 in the indignation of his anger the king and the priest.
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