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Lexicon :: Strong's H5283 - naʿămān

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

נַעֲמָן Naʻămân, nah-am-awn'; the same as H5282; Naaman, the name of an Israelite and of a Damascene:—Naaman.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H5283 in the following manner: Naaman (16x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H5283 in the following manner: Naaman (16x).
  1. Naaman = "pleasantness"

    1. son of Bela of the family of Benjamin; he was among the family of Jacob that went down to Egypt

    2. commander-in-chief of the army of Syria; stricken with leprosy he went to Elisha, eventually followed his instructions, and was cured

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נַעֲמָן Naʻămân, nah-am-awn'; the same as H5282; Naaman, the name of an Israelite and of a Damascene:—Naaman.
STRONGS H5283: Abbreviations
II. נַעֲמָן 16 proper name, masculine
1. son of Benjamin Genesis 46:21, Greek Version of the LXX Νοεμ(μ)αν; = grandson of Benjamin Numbers 26:40 (twice in verse), Greek Version of the LXX Νοεμα(νει), 1 Chronicles 8:4, 7 (so Greek Version of the LXX Genesis 46:21), Greek Version of the LXX in Chronicles Νοομα, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ναμει, Νααμαν.
2. Aramaean general 2 Kings 5:1, 2, 6 + 8 times 2 Kings 5; Greek Version of the LXX Ναιμαν, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Νεεμαν.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


46:21; 46:21



2 Kings

5; 5:1; 5:2; 5:6

1 Chronicles

8:4; 8:7


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5283 matches the Hebrew נַעֲמָן (naʿămān),
which occurs 16 times in 14 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:21 - And the sons of Benjamin were Belah, and Becher, and Ashbel, Gera, and Naaman, H5283 Ehi, and Rosh, Muppim, and Huppim, and Ard.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:40 - And the sons of Bela were Ard and Naaman: H5283 of Ard, the family of the Ardites: and of Naaman, H5283 the family of the Naamites.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:1 - Now Naaman, H5283 captain of the host of the king of Syria, was a great man with his master, and honourable, because by him the LORD had given deliverance unto Syria: he was also a mighty man in valour, but he was a leper.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:2 - And the Syrians had gone out by companies, and had brought away captive out of the land of Israel a little maid; and she waited on Naaman's H5283 wife.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:6 - And he brought the letter to the king of Israel, saying, Now when this letter is come unto thee, behold, I have therewith sent Naaman H5283 my servant to thee, that thou mayest recover him of his leprosy.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:9 - So Naaman H5283 came with his horses and with his chariot, and stood at the door of the house of Elisha.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:11 - But Naaman H5283 was wroth, and went away, and said, Behold, I thought, He will surely come out to me, and stand, and call on the name of the LORD his God, and strike his hand over the place, and recover the leper.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:17 - And Naaman H5283 said, Shall there not then, I pray thee, be given to thy servant two mules' burden of earth? for thy servant will henceforth offer neither burnt offering nor sacrifice unto other gods, but unto the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:20 - But Gehazi, the servant of Elisha the man of God, said, Behold, my master hath spared Naaman H5283 this Syrian, in not receiving at his hands that which he brought: but, as the LORD liveth, I will run after him, and take somewhat of him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:21 - So Gehazi followed after Naaman. H5283 And when Naaman H5283 saw him running after him, he lighted down from the chariot to meet him, and said, Is all well?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:23 - And Naaman H5283 said, Be content, take two talents. And he urged him, and bound two talents of silver in two bags, with two changes of garments, and laid them upon two of his servants; and they bare them before him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:27 - The leprosy therefore of Naaman H5283 shall cleave unto thee, and unto thy seed for ever. And he went out from his presence a leper as white as snow.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:4 - And Abishua, and Naaman, H5283 and Ahoah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 8:7 - And Naaman, H5283 and Ahiah, and Gera, he removed them, and begat Uzza, and Ahihud.
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