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Lexicon :: Strong's H5092 - nᵊhî

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1311a

Strong’s Definitions

נְהִי nᵉhîy, neh-hee'; from H5091; an elegy:—lamentation, wailing.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's H5092 in the following manner: wailing (4x), lamentation (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's H5092 in the following manner: wailing (4x), lamentation (3x).
  1. wailing, lamentation, mourning song

    1. wailing

    2. mourning song

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נְהִי nᵉhîy, neh-hee'; from H5091; an elegy:—lamentation, wailing.
STRONGS H5092: Abbreviations
נְהִי noun [masculine] wailing, lamentation, mourning song; — נ׳ absolute Amos 5:16 + 5 times; וָנֶהִ֑י Jeremiah 9:9; — wailing, at י׳'s judgement Micah 2:4 as accusative of congnate meaning with verb; Jeremiah 9:9 (with נָשָׂא עַלֿ, + בְּכִ׳, || קִינָה), Jeremiah 9:17 (with id.,|| דִּמְעָה), Jeremiah 9:18 (קוֺל נ׳), Jeremiah 31:15 (|| בְּכִי, תַּמְרוּרִים); mourning song יוֺדְעֵי נ׳ Amos 5:16 of professional mourners, skilled in mourning song; compare Jeremiah 9:19, where taught (|| קִינָת), also הִי Ezekiel 2:10 (|| אֵכֶל, מִסְפֵּד which see (Ol Co read נתי, compare Berthol).
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9:9; 9:9; 9:17; 9:18; 9:19; 31:15




5:16; 5:16




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Strong's Number H5092 matches the Hebrew נְהִי (nᵊhî),
which occurs 7 times in 7 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:10 - For the mountains will I take up a weeping and wailing, H5092 and for the habitations of the wilderness a lamentation, because they are burned up, so that none can pass through them; neither can men hear the voice of the cattle; both the fowl of the heavens and the beast are fled; they are gone.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:18 - And let them make haste, and take up a wailing H5092 for us, that our eyes may run down with tears, and our eyelids gush out with waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:19 - For a voice of wailing H5092 is heard out of Zion, How are we spoiled! we are greatly confounded, because we have forsaken the land, because our dwellings have cast us out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:20 - Yet hear the word of the LORD, O ye women, and let your ear receive the word of his mouth, and teach your daughters wailing, H5092 and every one her neighbour lamentation.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:15 - Thus saith the LORD; A voice was heard in Ramah, lamentation, H5092 and bitter weeping; Rahel weeping for her children refused to be comforted for her children, because they were not.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:16 - Therefore the LORD, the God of hosts, the Lord, saith thus; Wailing shall be in all streets; and they shall say in all the highways, Alas! alas! and they shall call the husbandman to mourning, and such as are skilful of lamentation H5092 to wailing.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 2:4 - In that day shall one take up a parable against you, and lament with a doleful lamentation, H5092 and say, We be utterly spoiled: he hath changed the portion of my people: how hath he removed it from me! turning away he hath divided our fields.
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