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Lexicon :: Strong's H5092 - nᵊhî

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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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.
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 - “I will take up a weeping and wailing H5092 for the mountains,
And for the pastures of the wilderness a song of mourning,
Because they are laid waste so that no one passes through,
And the sound of the livestock is not heard;
Both the birds of the sky and the animals have fled; they are gone.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:18 - “Have them hurry and take up a wailing H5092 for us,
So that our eyes may shed tears,
And our eyelids flow with water.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:19 - “For a voice of wailing H5092 is heard from Zion:
‘How devastated we are!
We are put to great shame,
For we have abandoned the land
Because they have torn down our homes.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 9:20 - Now hear the word of the LORD, you women,
And let your ears receive the word of His mouth;
Teach your daughters wailing H5092,
And have every woman teach her neighbor a song of mourning.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:15 - This is what the LORD says:
“A voice is heard in Ramah,
Lamenting H5092 and bitter weeping.
Rachel is weeping for her children;
She refuses to be comforted for her children,
Because they are no more.”
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:16 - Therefore this is what the LORD God of armies, the Lord says:
“There is mourning in all the public squares,
And in all the streets they say, ‘Oh no! Oh no!’
They also call the farmer to mourning
And [fn]professional mourners H5092 to mourning rites.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 2:4 - “On that day they will take up against you a [fn]song of mocking
And [fn]utter a song H5092 of mourning and say,
‘We are completely destroyed!
He exchanges the share of my people;
How He removes it from me!
To the apostate He apportions our fields.’

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