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Lexicon :: Strong's H5375 - nāśā'

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נָשָׂא
Transliteration
nāśā'
Pronunciation
naw-saw'
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1421

Strong’s Definitions

נָשָׂא nâsâʼ, naw-saw'; or נָסָה nâçâh; (Psalm 4:6 [7]), a primitive root; to lift, in a great variety of applications, literal and figurative, absolute and relative:—accept, advance, arise, (able to, (armor), suffer to) bear(-er, up), bring (forth), burn, carry (away), cast, contain, desire, ease, exact, exalt (self), extol, fetch, forgive, furnish, further, give, go on, help, high, hold up, honorable ( man), lade, lay, lift (self) up, lofty, marry, magnify, × needs, obtain, pardon, raise (up), receive, regard, respect, set (up), spare, stir up, swear, take (away, up), × utterly, wear, yield.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 654x

The KJV translates Strong's H5375 in the following manner: (bare, lift, etc...) up (219x), bear (115x), take (58x), bare (34x), carry (30x), (take, carry)..away (22x), borne (22x), armourbearer (18x), forgive (16x), accept (12x), exalt (8x), regard (5x), obtained (4x), respect (3x), miscellaneous (74x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 654x
The KJV translates Strong's H5375 in the following manner: (bare, lift, etc...) up (219x), bear (115x), take (58x), bare (34x), carry (30x), (take, carry)..away (22x), borne (22x), armourbearer (18x), forgive (16x), accept (12x), exalt (8x), regard (5x), obtained (4x), respect (3x), miscellaneous (74x).
  1. to lift, bear up, carry, take

    1. (Qal)

      1. to lift, lift up

      2. to bear, carry, support, sustain, endure

      3. to take, take away, carry off, forgive

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to be lifted up, be exalted

      2. to lift oneself up, rise up

      3. to be borne, be carried

      4. to be taken away, be carried off, be swept away

    3. (Piel)

      1. to lift up, exalt, support, aid, assist

      2. to desire, long (fig.)

      3. to carry, bear continuously

      4. to take, take away

    4. (Hithpael) to lift oneself up, exalt oneself

    5. (Hiphil)

      1. to cause one to bear (iniquity)

      2. to cause to bring, have brought

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָשָׂא nâsâʼ, naw-saw'; or נָסָה nâçâh; (Psalm 4:6 [7]), a primitive root; to lift, in a great variety of applications, literal and figurative, absolute and relative:—accept, advance, arise, (able to, (armor), suffer to) bear(-er, up), bring (forth), burn, carry (away), cast, contain, desire, ease, exact, exalt (self), extol, fetch, forgive, furnish, further, give, go on, help, high, hold up, honorable ( man), lade, lay, lift (self) up, lofty, marry, magnify, × needs, obtain, pardon, raise (up), receive, regard, respect, set (up), spare, stir up, swear, take (away, up), × utterly, wear, yield.
STRONGS H5375: Abbreviations
נָשָׂא verb lift, carry, take (Late Hebrew = Biblical Hebrew; Phoenician נשא id. Lzb326; Assyrian našû, id. DlHWB 484; Biblical Aramaic H5376 נְשָׂא (rare); Syriac in bdb066908 scales; Palmyrene נסא, נשא proper name Lzb326 Cook81, 83 (compare נשׁא forget); Arabic bdb066909 intransitive rise, be high, etc.; Sabean in proper name, e.g. CISiv. 5. 1; also נשא verb HalRev. Semitic iv (1896), 69 Minaean נשא take, HomSüdar. Chrest. 128; Ethiopic bdb066910 suscipere, tollere Di635, so Old Ethiopic, DHMEpigr. Denkm. aus Abess. (1894), 52); —
Qal599 Perfect נ׳ Genesis 13:6 +; 2nd person masculine singular נָשָׂאתָ 1 Kings 2:26 +, נֶשָׂאתָה Numbers 14:19, suffix נְשָׂאתַ֫נִי Psalm 102:11; 2nd person feminine singular suffix נְשָֹׂאתִים Ezekiel 16:58; 3rd person plural נָֽשְׂאוּ 2 Samuel 18:28 +, נָשׂוּא Psalm 139:20, וְנָשׂוּ consecutive Ezekiel 39:26, suffix נְשָׂאוּם 2 Chronicles 12:11, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִשָּׂא Genesis 32:21 +, וַיִּשָּׂא Genesis 13:10 +, suffix יִשָּׂאֵהוּ Deuteronomy 32:11+; 3rd person masculine plural יִשְׂאוּ Hosea 4:8 +, יִשָּׂ֑אוּ Habakkuk 2:6 +, וַיִּשְׂאוּ Judges 2:4 +; suffix יִשָּׂאֻנוּ Isaiah 64:5; 3rd person feminine plural תִּשֶּׂ֫נָה Jeremiah 9:17, וַתִּשֶּׂ֫אנָה Ruth 1:9, וַתִּשֶּׂ֫נָה Zechariah 5:9; Ruth 1:14; 2nd person feminine plural תִּשֶּׂ֫אינָה Ezekiel 23:49, etc.; Imperative masculine singular שָׂא Genesis 13:14 +, נְשָׂא Psalm 10:12, נְסָה Psalm 4:7; suffix שָׂאֵהוּ Numbers 11:12; 2 Kings 4:19; feminine singular שְׂאִי Genesis 21:18 +, etc.; Infinitive absolute נָשׂוֺא Jeremiah 10:5, נָשׂא Hosea 1:6 + 2 times; construct נְשׂא Isaiah 1:14 + 2 times, שׂוֺא [H7721 Psalm 89:10 [Psalm 89:9]], (read perhaps שְׁאוֺן roar Ri Bi Che, compare Hi שׁוֺא), usually שְׂאֵת Genesis 4:7 +; suffix נָשְׂאִי Psalm 28:2, שְׂאֵתִי Jeremiah 15:15; Psalm 89:51, etc.; Aramaizing Infinitive לְמַשְׂאוֺת Ezekiel 17:9 (si vera lectio; Co Berthol לְיוֺם שְׂאֵת); Participle active נשֵֹׁא Exodus 34:7 +, feminine נשְֹׁאֵת 1 Kings 10:22, נשֵֹׁאת Esther 2:15, etc.; passive construct נְשׂוּא Isaiah 3:3 +, נְשׂוּי Psalm 32:1, etc.; —
1. lift, lift up:
a. literally, with accusative of person or thing; the flood lifts ark Genesis 7:17 (J), י׳ lifts standard (נֵס) Isaiah 5:26; Isaiah 11:12 + (often followed by ל person), rod Isaiah 10:26, with עַל against Isaiah 10:24, חֶרֶב אֶלֿ נ׳ Micah 4:3 = Isaiah 2:4, etc.; — especially lift in order to hold, carry away, etc. Genesis 21:18 (E), Judges 9:48; Amos 6:10; 2 Samuel 2:32; 2 Samuel 4:4; 1 Kings 13:29; 2 Kings 9:25, 26; Ezekiel 3:12, 14; Ezekiel 8:3; Ezekiel 11:24 +; lift up wings to fly Ezekiel 10:16, 19; Ezekiel 11:22; רַגְלָיו וַיֵּלֶךְ נ׳ Genesis 29:1 he lifted up his feet and went; lift up, upon (על) Genesis 31:17; Genesis 42:26 (both E), figurative Job 31:36; בְּמאֹזְנַיִם נ׳ Job 6:2 put a thing into scale; בוֺ אָלָה נ׳ put on him (require of him) an oath 1 Kings 8:31 2 Chronicles 6:22, so van d. H., Greek Version of the LXX; correct MT נָשָׁא (Baer Ginsb), but sense hardly possible; אֶשָּׂא בְשָׂרִי בְשִׁנָּ֑י Job 13:14 I will take up my flesh in my teeth (figurative for hazarding life).
b. in many phrases, literal and figurative, e.g.:
(1) lift up hand; against (ב) 2 Samuel 18:28; 2 Samuel 20:21, with לְ Psalm 106:26; אֶלֿ (as signal) Isaiah 49:22; absolute, in display of power Psalm 10:12; frequently in oath (especially Ezekiel, P; of י׳ usually followed by infinitive, often + ל person) Exodus 6:8; Numbers 14:30 (both P), Ezekiel 20:5 (twice in verse); Ezekiel 20:6, 15, 23, 28, 42; Ezekiel 36:7; Ezekiel 44:12; Ezekiel 47:14; Nehemiah 9:15, + אֶלשָֿׁמַיִם Deuteronomy 32:40 lift hand to heaven; in prayer (with אֶלֿ) Psalm 28:2; Lamentations 2:19, so (בְּשִׁמְךָ) Psalm 63:5, absolute Psalm 134:2, and, remarkably, אֶלמִֿצְוֺתֶיךָ Psalm 119:48; also figurative of the deep (תְּהוֺם) Habakkuk 3:10; in blessing Leviticus 9:22 (P; with אֶל).
(2) lift up one's head = shew boldness, independence Judges 8:28; Zechariah 2:4; Job 10:15; Psalm 83:3; of another = restore to honour Genesis 40:13, 20 (E), but lift thy head from off thee (מֵעָלֶיךָ), Genesis 40:19, by word-play; — + מִבֵּית כֶּלֶא 2 Kings 25:27 = Jeremiah 52:31; figurative of gates, lift up your heads Psalm 24:7; Psalm 24:9.
(3) lift up one's face, countenance (פָּנִים), literal, 2 Kings 9:32 (אֶלֿ); sign of good conscience 2 Samuel 2:22 (אֶלֿ), absolute Job 11:15; of י׳, sign of favour, אֶל־ פָּנֶיךָ נ׳ Numbers 6:26 (P; form of benediction); compare אוֺר נ׳ עַל־ פָּנֶיךָ Psalm 4:7; especially lift up face of another (originally probably of one prostrate in humility; opposed to הֵשִׁיב פָּנִים repel), in various shades of meaning: = grant a request Genesis 19:21 (J; + לַדָּבָר הַזֶּה), 1 Samuel 25:35; Job 42:8, 9; = be gracious to, Genesis 32:21 (E), Malachi 1:8, 9; hence phrase נְשׂוּא פָנִים graciously received, held in honour2 Kings 5:1 (of Naaman), and, as substantive, honourable, eminent one Isaiah 3:3; Isaiah 9:14 (but strike out as gloss), Job 22:8†; = shew consideration for Deuteronomy 28:50; Lamentations 4:16; also in bad sense = be unduly influenced by Job 32:21, and, specifically, = shew partiality (towards) Deuteronomy 10:17 (denied of י׳), Leviticus 19:15 (H), Malachi 2:9 (בַּתּוֺרָה), Job 13:8, 10; Job 34:19; Proverbs 18:5; Psalm 82:2 (synonym הִכִּיר פ׳); even כל־כֹּפֶר פְּנֵי נ׳ Proverbs 6:35 i.e. regard any bribe.
(4) lift up eyes, on high 2 Kings 19:22 = Isaiah 37:23, compare Psalm 121:1 (אֶלֿ); לַשָּׁמַיִם Isaiah 51:6 (|| הִבִּיט אֶלֿ); followed by ה locative Deuteronomy 3:27; Deuteronomy 4:19 compare Ezekiel 8:5 (twice in verse); toward (אֶלֿ) idols Ezekiel 18:6, 12, 15; Ezekiel 33:25, compare Ezekiel 23:27; toward (אֶל־) י׳ Psalm 123:1 (these with implied worship); עֵינֶיהָ אֶלֿ נ׳ Genesis 39:7 i.e. she gazed at him with desire; usually + verb of seeing (35 times) Genesis 13:10, 14; Genesis 18:2 + (Hexateuch only J E), Isaiah 40:26 (+ מָרוֺם), Isaiah 49:18; Isaiah 60:4 (both + סָבִיב), Jeremiah 3:2 (+ עַלֿ).
(5) lift up voice (קוֺל), give (loud) utterance Isaiah 52:8, of floods Psalm 93:3, + and weep Genesis 21:16 (E) Genesis 27:38; Genesis 29:11 (both J), Judges 2:4, + וַתִּשָּׂא וַיִּתְּנוּ אֶתקֿוֺלָם וַיִּבִכוּ Numbers 14:1 (P), + 9 times; + יָרֹ֫נוּ Isaiah 24:14; + קָרָא Judges 9:7; קוֺל omitted Isaiah 3:7; Isaiah 42:2, Isaiah 42:11 (|| יָרֹ֫נוּ); also
(6) lift up (+ verb of saying, usually אָמַר), often of formal and solemn utterance, מָשָׁל נ׳ Numbers 23:7, 18; Numbers 24:3, 15, 20, 21, 23; Job 27:1; Job 29:1 + עַל Micah 2:4; Habakkuk 2:6; Isaiah 14:4; ונשׂאבֿוֺ אָלָה 1 Kings 8:31 and he shall lift up against him an oath = 2 Chronicles 6:22 MT וְנָשָׁא see Baer Ginsb, but sense difficult; read rather וְנָשָׂא); עָלָיו הַמַּשָּׂא הַזֶּה נ׳ י׳ 2 Kings 9:25; קִינָה נ׳, + עַלֿ Jeremiah 7:29; Ezekiel 26:17; Ezekiel 27:2; Ezekiel 28:12; Ezekiel 32:2, + אֶלֿ Ezekiel 19:1; Ezekiel 27:32; lift up word Amos 5:1 (על, + קִינָה); weeping Jeremiah 9:9 (עַלֿ); lamentation (נְהִי) Jeremiah 9:17 (עַלֿ), reproach Psalm 15:3 (עַלֿ).
(7) lift up, take up = utter: name of י׳, לַשָּׁוְא Exodus 20:7 (twice in verse) = Deuteronomy 5:11 (twice in verse) (Decalogue); compare Psalm 139:20 (read probably שְׁמֶ֑ךָ Bö Ol Che Kau); בַּלאֶֿשָּׂא שְׁמוֺתָם עַלשְֿׂפָתָ֑י Psalm 16:4; בְּרִיתִי עֲלֵיפִֿיךָ נ׳ Psalm 50:16; probably also שֵׁמַע שָׁוְא נ׳ Exodus 23:1 (E).
(8) lift up prayer in behalf of (בְּעַד) † 2 Kings 19:4 = Isaiah 37:4; Jeremiah 7:16; Jeremiah 11:14.
(9) lift up soul (נֶפֶשׁ), i.e. direct the desire (נֶפֶשׁ 1d) towards (אל) a thing, Deuteronomy 24:15; Proverbs 19:18, אֶלעָֿוֺן Hosea 4:8, לַשָּׁוְא Psalm 24:4 (compare Pi. and II. מַשָּׂא 2); אֶליֿ׳ Psalm 25:1; Psalm 86:4; Psalm 143:8, so the heart Lamentations 3:41.
(10) take up (incur) sin, iniquity, (only HP) † Exodus 28:43; Numbers 18:22, with עַל for Leviticus 19:17; Leviticus 22:9; Numbers 18:32 (compare also 2 b).
(11) of heart lifting one up, (inciting), Exodus 35:21, 26; Exodus 36:2 (all P); of presumption 2 Kings 14:10 2 Chronicles 25:19. — MT apparently requires intransitive or reflexive meaning, lift oneself up, in following, text dubious in all: Hosea 13:1 read perhaps נָשִׂיא Oort We compare Now; Nahum 1:5 Now (after Bi) וַתֵּשָׁא (read וַתֵּ֫שֶׁא ? √ שׁאה); [H7721 Psalm 89:10 [Psalm 89:9]] read H7588 שְׁאוֺן Bi Ri Che; Habakkuk 1:3 יִשָּׂא queried by We Gr Buhl and others, compare GunkSchöpfung 33.
2. Bear, carry:
a. literally, a load or burden (usually accusative) Genesis 37:25; Genesis 44:1 (both J), Genesis 45:23 (twice in verse) (E), 1 Samuel 10:3 (3 times in verse); Jeremiah 10:5; Jeremiah 17:21, 27 + very often; נֹשֵׂא כֵלִים armour-bearer Judges 9:54; 1 Samuel 14:1 + often Samuel; bearing weapons 1 Chronicles 5:18; 1 Chronicles 12:24; 2 Chronicles 14:7 (twice in verse); Lamentations 3:27 (עֹל נ׳ figurative), Isaiah 1:14 (figurative, compare d below); a load of care, responsibility Deuteronomy 1:9, 12; share a burden with אֶתֿ נ׳ Exodus 18:22 (E; no accusative); with ב׳, יִשָּׂא בְשִׁיחִי מִשְׁכָּבִי Job 7:13 my bed shall carry at (help carry) my grief, Numbers 11:17; take up and carry (idolatrous images) Amos 5:26; Isaiah 46:7; bear ephod, 1 Samuel 2:28; 1 Samuel 14:3 + 1 Samuel 14:18 (Greek Version of the LXX.), 1 Samuel 22:18 (see Dr in HastingsDict. 726); in triumph Isaiah 8:4.
b. especially bear guilt, or punishment H5375 Genesis 4:13 (J, עֲוֺנִי), often Ezekiel HP: † עָוֺן נ׳ Leviticus 5:1, 17; Leviticus 7:18; Numbers 5:31; Numbers 14:34, compare Numbers 15:31 (all P), Leviticus 17:16; Leviticus 19:8; Leviticus 20:17, 19 (H) Ezekiel 14:10; Ezekiel 44:12 (compare Hiph. Leviticus 22:16); חֵטְא נ׳ Leviticus 20:20; Leviticus 24:15 (H) Numbers 9:13 (P), compare Ezekiel 23:49; compare כְּלִמָּה נ׳ Ezekiel 16:52 (twice in verse), עֹנֶשׁ נ׳ Proverbs 19:19, נ׳ absolute Proverbs 9:12; עֲוֺן ֗֗֗ נ׳ = be responsible for Exodus 28:33; Numbers 18:1 (twice in verse) compare Numbers 18:23; **incur guilt Exodus 28:43 = bear guilt for others Leviticus 10:17; Leviticus 16:22 (of goat; + אֶלאֿרץ, construct praegn.), Numbers 30:16 (all P), Ezekiel 4:4, 5, 6, compare זְנוּתֵיכֶם נ׳ Numbers 14:33; חֵטְא נ׳ Isaiah 53:12, compare חֳלָיֵנוּ נ׳ Isaiah 53:4; also בַּעֲוֺן ֗֗֗ נ׳ bear at (share in), Ezekiel 18:19, 20 (twice in verse).
c. support, sustain, on (על) wings Exodus 19:4; Deuteronomy 32:11; Psalm 91:12 (all figurative); land could not support them Genesis 13:6 (J), Genesis 36:7 (P).
e. bear, carry, אֲלֵהֶם פָּנָיו מֵאֵת וַיִּשָּׂא Genesis 43:34 (J) and they (indefinite) carried portions from his presence unto them; carry gifts as tribute 2 Samuel 8:2, 6; later, bring an offering Psalm 96:8 = 1 Chronicles 16:29; Ezekiel 20:31 (Greek Version of the LXX Co בראשׁית; Toy following MT).
f. carry = contain, hold: bath to hold 1/10 homer Ezekiel 45:11.
g. bear fruit, of tree Haggai 2:19; Joel 2:22, figurative Ezekiel 36:8; boughs Ezekiel 17:23 (in figurative); produce, yield, of mountains Job 40:20; Psalm 72:3 (both with לְ for).
3. Take, take away:
a. literal with מִן 1 Samuel 17:34; Numbers 16:15 (unjustly).
b. take away, carry off, Judges 21:23; 1 Kings 15:22 2 Chronicles 16:6; 1 Kings 18:12; Lamentations 5:13; Micah 2:2; Jeremiah 49:29 (ל person), Isaiah 40:24; Isaiah 41:16 +; take away head (מֵעַל person) Genesis 40:19 (see above); sweep away = destroy Job 32:22 (compare Niph. 4); life 2 Samuel 14:14.
c. take away, guilt, iniquity, transgression, etc., i.e. forgive, with accusative Genesis 50:17 (E), Exodus 32:32 (E), Exodus 10:17; Exodus 34:7 (J), Numbers 14:18 (JE), 1 Samuel 15:25; Hosea 14:3; Job 7:21 (|| הֶעֱכִיר עָוֺן), Psalm 32:5; + ל person Micah 7:18; ל person, accusative omitted, Genesis 18:20 (J), Numbers 14:19 (J E; || סלח עָוֺן), Hosea 1:6; Isaiah 2:9 (probably gloss.), Psalm 99:8; with ל of sin Genesis 50:17; Exodus 23:21 (both E), 1 Samuel 25:28; Psalm 25:18; נְשֻׂא עָוֺן Isaiah 33:24; נְשׂוּיֿ פֶּשַׁע Psalm 32:1. [In this sense נ׳ used in E; סלח in D P; both in J; נ׳ also in early prophets, Samuel and Job, and in earlier and latest Psalms; not in Jeremiah, Kings, Isa2, Lamentations, Chronicles, Daniel, which use סלח; see BrHexateuch 155.]
d. take as wife (usually with לְ for), late: Ezra 9:2, 12; Ezra 10:44; Nehemiah 13:25; 2 Chronicles 11:21; 13:21; 24:3; Ruth 1:4.
e. take an enumeration, usually with ראֹשׁ sum Exodus 30:12; Numbers 1:2; Numbers 1:49; Numbers 4:2; Numbers 4:22; Numbers 26:2; Numbers 32:26; Numbers 32:49 (all P); with מִםְפָּר Numbers 3:40; 1 Chronicles 27:23.
f. take and carry away, receive, Deuteronomy 33:3; 1 Kings 5:23; Psalm 24:5; hence, obtain favour (חֶסֶד, חֵן) Esther 2:9, 17 (both + לִפְנֵי), Esther 5:2 (+ בְּעֵינָיו). — לְמַשְׂאוֺת אוֺתָהּ מִשָּׁרָשֶׁיהָ Ezekiel 17:9 (Co Berthol לְיוֺם שְׂאֵת וגו׳) is usually rendered plucking it up (tearing it away) by the roots, but dubious; נ׳ not elsewhere in this sense.
Niph. Perfect נִשָּׂא Jeremiah 51:9, וְנ׳ consecutive Exodus 25:28 +; Imperfect יִנָּשֵׂא Isaiah 40:4; 3rd person masculine plural יִנָּֽשְׂאוּ Ezekiel 1:19, 20, 21, יִנָּשׂוּא Jeremiah 10:5, יִנָּשֵׂ֑אוּ Proverbs 30:13; 3rd person feminine plural תִּנָּשֶׂאנָה Isaiah 49:22, etc.; Imperative הִנָּשֵׂא Psalm 7:7; Psalm 94:2, masculine plural הִנָּֽשְׂאוּ Psalm 24:7; Infinitive הִנָּשֵׂא Ezekiel 1:19, suffix הִנָּֽשְׂאָם Ezekiel 1:21; Participle נִשָּׂא Isaiah 2:2 +, feminine נִשָּׂאָה Isaiah 30:25, נִשֵּׂאת Zechariah 5:7; 1 Chronicles 14:2, etc.; — 2 Samuel 19:43 is dubious, and participle (Ol§ 192 ci. 632 f.) inexplicable; read נִשּׂא (Infinitive absolute Niph.) Dr (compare Th), or מַשְׂאֵת portion Gr HPS; > BaNB 90 thinks נִשֵּׂאת Infinitive Niph. with compensative ending; —
1. be lifted up,
a. literal Zechariah 5:7; Ezekiel 1:19, 21 (both מֵעַל הָאָרֶץ), Ezekiel 1:19; Ezekiel 1:20; Ezekiel 1:21 (all in vision), of valleys Isaiah 40:4; of gates Psalm 24:7 + Psalm 24:9b (read Niph.); of eyelids Proverbs 30:13 (superciliousness); metaphor of judgment on Babylon reaching up to the sky (עַד); participle = elevated, exalted Isaiah 6:1 (of י׳'s throne, in vision); of lofty hills Isaiah 2:14; Isaiah 30:25; Isaiah 57:7, compare Micah 4:1 = Isaiah 2:2 מִן lifted from out the hills), once of trees Isaiah 2:13 (text dubious); generally, Isaiah 2:12.
b. figurative, be exalted, of king, 2 Chronicles 32:23, kingdom 1 Chronicles 14:2, servant of י׳ Isaiah 52:13, י׳ himself Isaiah 57:15.
2. reflexive lift oneself up = rise up, of י׳, to display power in judgment: Isaiah 33:10; Psalm 94:2.
3. be borne, carried Jeremiah 10:5; Exodus 25:28 (P), Isaiah 49:22; Isaiah 66:22.
4. be taken away, carried off, 2 Kings 20:17 (ה locative) = Isaiah 39:6; be swept away (of multitude) Daniel 11:12 (compare Bev Behrm, Prince, see also Qal 3; Ew Hi as 2, see Dr).
Pi. Perfect נִשֵּׂא 2 Samuel 5:12, נִשָּׂא (analogue of ה ל׳) 2 Samuel 19:43; 1 Kings 9:11, וְנִשָּׂא consecutive Amos 4:2, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix וַיְנַשְּׂאֵ֫הוּ Esther 3:1, וַיְנַשְּׂאֵם Isaiah 63:9; 3rd person masculine plural suffix יְנַשְּׂאוּהוּ Ezra 1:4; Imperative masculine singular suffix נַשְּׂאֵם Psalm 28:9; Participle plural מְנַשְּׂאִים Jeremiah 22:27 + 2 times; —
1. lift up = exalt, kingdom 2 Samuel 5:12 (|| Niph. 1 Chronicles 14:2), person Esther 5:11 (עַל), compare Esther 3:1; = support, aid, assist Ezra 8:36; Esther 9:3; with ב aid with trees (supply with) 1 Kings 9:11, so Ezra 1:4.
2. figurative נֶפֶשׁ נ׳ = desire, long, Jeremiah 22:14; Jeremiah 44:14.
3. carry, bear continuously Isaiah 63:9; Psalm 28:9.
4. take, take away 2 Samuel 19:43 (ל for; but see Niph. above); Amos 4:2 (ב instrumental; We Now וְנָֽשְׂאוּ). —
Hithp. Imperfect יִתְנַשָּׂ֑א Numbers 23:24; 3rd person feminine singular תִּנַּשֵּׂא Numbers 24:7; 2nd person masculine singular תִּתְנַשֵּׂא Ezekiel 29:15; 3rd person masculine plural יִנַּשְּׂאוּ Daniel 11:14; 2nd person masculine plural תִּתְנַשְּׂאוּ Numbers 16:3; Infinitive הִתְנַשֵּׂא Ezekiel 17:14; Proverbs 30:32; Participle מִתְנַשֵּׂא 1 Kings 1:5; 1 Chronicles 29:11; — lift oneself up, like a lion Numbers 23:24 (JE); participle he who exalts himself 1 Chronicles 29:11 (+ לְכֹל לְראֹשׁ) as human ruler (Kau), > (sc. אַתָּה) of י׳ as ruler; Ew§ 160 e Ke Be as substantive [infinitive of Aramaic form], the exaltation; of a kingdom Numbers 24:7 (JE), compare Ezekiel 17:14; in arrogance 1 Kings 1:5; Numbers 16:3 (P; with עַלֿ), Ezekiel 29:15 (with עַל), Proverbs 30:32; Daniel 11:14.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular consecutive.
1. cause one to bear iniquity (2 accusative) וְהִשִּׂ֫יאוּ Leviticus 22:16.
2. apparently cause to bring, have brought, וְהִשִּׂיאוּ 2 Samuel 17:13 (with accusative of thing + אֶל location), but very dubious; Ki Kit Bu וְיָשִׂימוּ HPS וְהֵבִיאוּ; > We הֵשִׂימוּ.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

4:7; 4:13; 7:17; 13:6; 13:6; 13:10; 13:10; 13:14; 13:14; 18:2; 18:20; 19:21; 21:16; 21:18; 21:18; 27:38; 29:1; 29:11; 31:17; 32:21; 32:21; 36:7; 37:25; 39:7; 40:13; 40:19; 40:19; 40:20; 42:26; 43:34; 44:1; 45:23; 50:17; 50:17

Exodus

6:8; 10:17; 18:22; 19:4; 20:7; 23:1; 23:21; 25:28; 25:28; 28:33; 28:43; 28:43; 30:12; 32:32; 34:7; 34:7; 35:21; 35:26; 36:2

Leviticus

5:1; 5:17; 7:18; 9:22; 10:17; 16:22; 17:16; 19:8; 19:15; 19:17; 20:17; 20:19; 20:20; 22:9; 22:16; 22:16; 24:15

Numbers

1:2; 1:49; 3:40; 4:2; 4:22; 5:31; 6:26; 9:13; 11:12; 11:17; 14:1; 14:18; 14:19; 14:19; 14:30; 14:33; 14:34; 15:31; 16:3; 16:3; 16:15; 18:1; 18:22; 18:23; 18:32; 23:7; 23:18; 23:24; 23:24; 24:3; 24:7; 24:7; 24:15; 24:20; 24:21; 24:23; 26:2; 30:16; 32:26

Deuteronomy

1:9; 1:12; 3:27; 4:19; 5:11; 10:17; 24:15; 28:50; 32:11; 32:11; 32:40; 33:3

Judges

2:4; 2:4; 8:28; 9:7; 9:48; 9:54; 21:23

Ruth

1:4; 1:9; 1:14

1 Samuel

2:28; 10:3; 14:1; 14:3; 14:18; 15:25; 17:34; 22:18; 25:28; 25:35

2 Samuel

2:22; 2:32; 4:4; 5:12; 5:12; 8:2; 8:6; 14:14; 17:13; 18:28; 18:28; 19:43; 19:43; 19:43; 20:21

1 Kings

1:5; 1:5; 2:26; 8:31; 8:31; 9:11; 9:11; 10:22; 13:29; 15:22; 18:12

2 Kings

4:19; 5:1; 9:25; 9:25; 9:26; 9:32; 14:10; 19:4; 19:22; 20:17; 25:27

1 Chronicles

5:18; 12:24; 14:2; 14:2; 14:2; 16:29; 27:23; 29:11; 29:11

2 Chronicles

6:22; 6:22; 11:21; 12:11; 13:21; 14:7; 16:6; 24:3; 25:19; 32:23

Ezra

1:4; 1:4; 8:36; 9:2; 9:12; 10:44

Nehemiah

9:15; 13:25

Esther

2:9; 2:15; 2:17; 3:1; 3:1; 5:2; 5:11; 9:3

Job

6:2; 7:13; 7:21; 10:15; 11:15; 13:8; 13:10; 13:14; 21:3; 22:8; 27:1; 29:1; 31:36; 32:21; 32:22; 34:19; 34:31; 40:20; 42:8; 42:9

Psalms

4:7; 4:7; 7:7; 10:12; 10:12; 15:3; 16:4; 24:4; 24:5; 24:7; 24:7; 24:7; 24:9; 24:9; 25:1; 25:18; 28:2; 28:2; 28:9; 28:9; 32:1; 32:1; 32:5; 50:16; 55:13; 63:5; 69:8; 72:3; 82:2; 83:3; 86:4; 88:16; 89:51; 91:12; 93:3; 94:2; 94:2; 96:8; 99:8; 102:11; 106:26; 119:48; 121:1; 123:1; 134:2; 139:20; 139:20; 143:8

Proverbs

6:35; 9:12; 18:5; 18:14; 19:18; 19:19; 30:13; 30:13; 30:21; 30:32; 30:32

Isaiah

1:14; 1:14; 2:2; 2:2; 2:4; 2:9; 2:12; 2:13; 2:14; 3:3; 3:3; 3:7; 5:26; 6:1; 8:4; 9:14; 10:24; 10:26; 11:12; 14:4; 24:14; 30:25; 30:25; 33:10; 33:24; 37:4; 37:23; 39:6; 40:4; 40:4; 40:24; 40:26; 41:16; 42:2; 42:11; 46:7; 49:18; 49:22; 49:22; 49:22; 51:6; 52:8; 52:13; 53:4; 53:12; 57:7; 57:15; 60:4; 63:9; 63:9; 64:5; 66:22

Jeremiah

3:2; 7:16; 7:29; 9:9; 9:17; 9:17; 10:5; 10:5; 10:5; 10:5; 11:14; 15:15; 15:15; 17:21; 17:27; 22:14; 22:27; 31:19; 44:14; 49:29; 51:9; 52:31

Lamentations

2:19; 3:27; 3:41; 4:16; 5:13

Ezekiel

1:19; 1:19; 1:19; 1:19; 1:20; 1:20; 1:21; 1:21; 1:21; 1:21; 3:12; 3:14; 4:4; 4:5; 4:6; 8:3; 8:5; 10:16; 10:19; 11:22; 11:24; 14:10; 16:52; 16:58; 17:9; 17:9; 17:14; 17:14; 17:23; 18:6; 18:12; 18:15; 18:19; 18:20; 19:1; 20:5; 20:6; 20:15; 20:23; 20:28; 20:31; 20:42; 23:27; 23:49; 23:49; 26:17; 27:2; 27:32; 28:12; 29:15; 29:15; 32:2; 33:25; 36:6; 36:7; 36:8; 39:26; 44:12; 44:12; 45:11; 47:14

Daniel

11:12; 11:14; 11:14

Hosea

1:6; 1:6; 4:8; 4:8; 13:1; 14:3

Joel

2:22

Amos

4:2; 4:2; 5:1; 5:26; 6:10

Micah

2:2; 2:4; 4:1; 4:3; 7:18

Nahum

1:5

Habakkuk

1:3; 2:6; 2:6; 3:10

Haggai

2:19

Zechariah

2:4; 5:7; 5:7; 5:9

Malachi

1:8; 1:9; 2:9

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5375 matches the Hebrew נָשָׂא (nāśā'),
which occurs 654 times in 609 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 13 (Gen 4:13–Exo 19:4)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:13 - Cain said to the LORD, “My punishment is greater than I can bear.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:17 - The flood continued forty days on the earth. The waters increased and bore up the ark, and it rose high above the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:6 - so that the land could not support both of them dwelling together; for their possessions were so great that they could not dwell together,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:10 - And Lot lifted up his eyes and saw that the Jordan Valley was well watered everywhere like the garden of the LORD, like the land of Egypt, in the direction of Zoar. (This was before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah.)
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:14 - The LORD said to Abram, after Lot had separated from him, “Lift up your eyes and look from the place where you are, northward and southward and eastward and westward,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:2 - He lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, three men were standing in front of him. When he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the earth
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:24 - Suppose there are fifty righteous within the city. Will you then sweep away the place and not spare it for the fifty righteous who are in it?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:26 - And the LORD said, “If I find at Sodom fifty righteous in the city, I will spare the whole place for their sake.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:21 - He said to him, “Behold, I grant you this favor also, that I will not overthrow the city of which you have spoken.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:16 - Then she went and sat down opposite him a good way off, about the distance of a bowshot, for she said, “Let me not look on the death of the child.” And as she sat opposite him, she lifted up her voice and wept.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:18 - Up! Lift up the boy, and hold him fast with your hand, for I will make him into a great nation.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:4 - On the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes and saw the place from afar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:13 - And Abraham lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, behind him was a ram, caught in a thicket by his horns. And Abraham went and took the ram and offered it up as a burnt offering instead of his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:63 - And Isaac went out to meditate in the field toward evening. And he lifted up his eyes and saw, and behold, there were camels coming.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:64 - And Rebekah lifted up her eyes, and when she saw Isaac, she dismounted from the camel
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:3 - Now then, take your weapons, your quiver and your bow, and go out to the field and hunt game for me,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:38 - Esau said to his father, “Have you but one blessing, my father? Bless me, even me also, O my father.” And Esau lifted up his voice and wept.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:1 - Then Jacob went on his journey and came to the land of the people of the east.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:11 - Then Jacob kissed Rachel and wept aloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:10 - In the breeding season of the flock I lifted up my eyes and saw in a dream that the goats that mated with the flock were striped, spotted, and mottled.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:12 - And he said, ‘Lift up your eyes and see, all the goats that mate with the flock are striped, spotted, and mottled, for I have seen all that Laban is doing to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:17 - So Jacob arose and set his sons and his wives on camels.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:20 - and you shall say, ‘Moreover, your servant Jacob is behind us.’” For he thought, “I may appease him[fn] with the present that goes ahead of me, and afterward I shall see his face. Perhaps he will accept me.”[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:1 - And Jacob lifted up his eyes and looked, and behold, Esau was coming, and four hundred men with him. So he divided the children among Leah and Rachel and the two female servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:5 - And when Esau lifted up his eyes and saw the women and children, he said, “Who are these with you?” Jacob said, “The children whom God has graciously given your servant.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 36:7 - For their possessions were too great for them to dwell together. The land of their sojournings could not support them because of their livestock.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:25 - Then they sat down to eat. And looking up they saw a caravan of Ishmaelites coming from Gilead, with their camels bearing gum, balm, and myrrh, on their way to carry it down to Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:7 - And after a time his master’s wife cast her eyes on Joseph and said, “Lie with me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:13 - In three days Pharaoh will lift up your head and restore you to your office, and you shall place Pharaoh’s cup in his hand as formerly, when you were his cupbearer.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:19 - In three days Pharaoh will lift up your head—from you!—and hang you on a tree. And the birds will eat the flesh from you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 40:20 - On the third day, which was Pharaoh’s birthday, he made a feast for all his servants and lifted up the head of the chief cupbearer and the head of the chief baker among his servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:26 - Then they loaded their donkeys with their grain and departed.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:29 - And he lifted up his eyes and saw his brother Benjamin, his mother’s son, and said, “Is this your youngest brother, of whom you spoke to me? God be gracious to you, my son!”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:34 - Portions were taken to them from Joseph’s table, but Benjamin’s portion was five times as much as any of theirs. And they drank and were merry[fn] with him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:1 - Then he commanded the steward of his house, “Fill the men’s sacks with food, as much as they can carry, and put each man’s money in the mouth of his sack,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:19 - And you, Joseph, are commanded to say, ‘Do this: take wagons from the land of Egypt for your little ones and for your wives, and bring your father, and come.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:23 - To his father he sent as follows: ten donkeys loaded with the good things of Egypt, and ten female donkeys loaded with grain, bread, and provision for his father on the journey.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 45:27 - But when they told him all the words of Joseph, which he had said to them, and when he saw the wagons that Joseph had sent to carry him, the spirit of their father Jacob revived.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:5 - Then Jacob set out from Beersheba. The sons of Israel carried Jacob their father, their little ones, and their wives, in the wagons that Pharaoh had sent to carry him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:30 - but let me lie with my fathers. Carry me out of Egypt and bury me in their burying place.” He answered, “I will do as you have said.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:13 - for his sons carried him to the land of Canaan and buried him in the cave of the field at Machpelah, to the east of Mamre, which Abraham bought with the field from Ephron the Hittite to possess as a burying place.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:17 - ‘Say to Joseph, “Please forgive the transgression of your brothers and their sin, because they did evil to you.”’ And now, please forgive the transgression of the servants of the God of your father.” Joseph wept when they spoke to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:8 - I will bring you into the land that I swore to give to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob. I will give it to you for a possession. I am the LORD.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:13 - So Moses stretched out his staff over the land of Egypt, and the LORD brought an east wind upon the land all that day and all that night. When it was morning, the east wind had brought the locusts.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:17 - Now therefore, forgive my sin, please, only this once, and plead with the LORD your God only to remove this death from me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:19 - And the LORD turned the wind into a very strong west wind, which lifted the locusts and drove them into the Red Sea. Not a single locust was left in all the country of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 12:34 - So the people took their dough before it was leavened, their kneading bowls being bound up in their cloaks on their shoulders.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:10 - When Pharaoh drew near, the people of Israel lifted up their eyes, and behold, the Egyptians were marching after them, and they feared greatly. And the people of Israel cried out to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 18:22 - And let them judge the people at all times. Every great matter they shall bring to you, but any small matter they shall decide themselves. So it will be easier for you, and they will bear the burden with you.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 19:4 - ‘You yourselves have seen what I did to the Egyptians, and how I bore you on eagles’ wings and brought you to myself.

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