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Lexicon :: Strong's H5051 - nōḡah

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1290a

Strong’s Definitions

נֹגַהּ nôgahh, no'-gah; from H5050; brilliancy (literally or figuratively):—bright(-ness), light, (clear) shining.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's H5051 in the following manner: brightness (11x), shining (6x), bright (1x), light (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's H5051 in the following manner: brightness (11x), shining (6x), bright (1x), light (1x).
  1. brightness

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נֹגַהּ nôgahh, no'-gah; from H5050; brilliancy (literally or figuratively):—bright(-ness), light, (clear) shining.
STRONGS H5051: Abbreviations
† I. נֹ֫גַהּ noun feminineHabakkuk 3:4 brightness; — נ׳ absolute Amos 5:10 +; construct Isaiah 4:5 +; suffix נָגְהָם Joel 2:10; Joel 4:15; — brightness of a (clear, sunshiny) day Amos 5:10 (|| אוֺר; opposed to אָפֵל, חשֶׁךְ), 2 Samuel 23:4 (מִמָּטָר after rain); so figurative of Zion's dawning, זַרְחֵךְ נ׳ Isaiah 60:3 (|| אוֺר); of her righteousness כַּנֹּגַהּ Isaiah 62:1 (with article only here and Ezekiel 1:28), || יִבְעָ֑ר כְּלַפִּיד; of moon Isaiah 60:19, of stars Joel 2:10; Joel 4:15 [Joel 3:15]; of theophany 2 Samuel 22:13 = Psalm 18:13 (in storm); compare Ezekiel 1:4, 27, 28, כְּבוֺד י׳ נ׳ Ezekiel 10:4; כאור נ׳ Habakkuk 3:4; לָאֵשׁ נ׳ Ezekiel 1:13, אֵשׁ לֶהָבָה נ׳ Isaiah 4:5; בְּרַק נ׳ חֲנִיתֶ֑ךָ Habakkuk 3:11 (of glitter of י׳'s spear; || אוֺר חִצֶּיךָ); of individual, לוֺ וְאֵין נ׳ Isaiah 50:10 (figurative of distress || חֲשֵׁכִים); so וְאֹרַח צַדִּיקִים כְּאוֺר נ׳ Proverbs 4:18 the path of righteous men is like a light of brightness.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel

22:13; 23:4






4:5; 4:5; 50:10; 60:3; 60:19; 62:1


1:4; 1:13; 1:27; 1:28; 1:28; 10:4


2:10; 2:10; 3:15


5:10; 5:10


3:4; 3:4; 3:11


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5051 matches the Hebrew נֹגַהּ (nōḡah),
which occurs 19 times in 19 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:13 - Through the brightness H5051 before him were coals of fire kindled.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:4 - And he shall be as the light of the morning, when the sun riseth, even a morning without clouds; as the tender grass springing out of the earth by clear shining H5051 after rain.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:12 - At the brightness H5051 that was before him his thick clouds passed, hail stones and coals of fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:18 - But the path of the just is as the shining H5051 light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 4:5 - And the LORD will create upon every dwelling place of mount Zion, and upon her assemblies, a cloud and smoke by day, and the shining H5051 of a flaming fire by night: for upon all the glory shall be a defence.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 50:10 - Who is among you that feareth the LORD, that obeyeth the voice of his servant, that walketh in darkness, and hath no light? H5051 let him trust in the name of the LORD, and stay upon his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:3 - And the Gentiles shall come to thy light, and kings to the brightness H5051 of thy rising.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:19 - The sun shall be no more thy light by day; neither for brightness H5051 shall the moon give light unto thee: but the LORD shall be unto thee an everlasting light, and thy God thy glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 62:1 - For Zion's sake will I not hold my peace, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest, until the righteousness thereof go forth as brightness, H5051 and the salvation thereof as a lamp that burneth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:4 - And I looked, and, behold, a whirlwind came out of the north, a great cloud, and a fire infolding itself, and a brightness H5051 was about it, and out of the midst thereof as the colour of amber, out of the midst of the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:13 - As for the likeness of the living creatures, their appearance was like burning coals of fire, and like the appearance of lamps: it went up and down among the living creatures; and the fire was bright, H5051 and out of the fire went forth lightning.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:27 - And I saw as the colour of amber, as the appearance of fire round about within it, from the appearance of his loins even upward, and from the appearance of his loins even downward, I saw as it were the appearance of fire, and it had brightness H5051 round about.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:28 - As the appearance of the bow that is in the cloud in the day of rain, so was the appearance of the brightness H5051 round about. This was the appearance of the likeness of the glory of the LORD. And when I saw it, I fell upon my face, and I heard a voice of one that spake.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 10:4 - Then the glory of the LORD went up from the cherub, and stood over the threshold of the house; and the house was filled with the cloud, and the court was full of the brightness H5051 of the LORD'S glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:10 - The earth shall quake before them; the heavens shall tremble: the sun and the moon shall be dark, and the stars shall withdraw their shining: H5051
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 3:15 - The sun and the moon shall be darkened, and the stars shall withdraw their shining. H5051
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:20 - Shall not the day of the LORD be darkness, and not light? even very dark, and no brightness H5051 in it?
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:4 - And his brightness H5051 was as the light; he had horns coming out of his hand: and there was the hiding of his power.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:11 - The sun and moon stood still in their habitation: at the light of thine arrows they went, and at the shining H5051 of thy glittering spear.
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