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Lexicon :: Strong's H5406 - ništᵊvān

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נִשְׁתְּוָן
Transliteration
ništᵊvān
Pronunciation
nish-tev-awn'
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably of Persian origin
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TWOT Reference: 1439

Strong’s Definitions

נִשְׁתְּוָן nishtᵉvân, nish-tev-awn'; probably of Persian origin; an epistle:—letter.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's H5406 in the following manner: letter (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's H5406 in the following manner: letter (2x).
  1. letter

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נִשְׁתְּוָן nishtᵉvân, nish-tev-awn'; probably of Persian origin; an epistle:—letter.
STRONGS H5406:
נִשְׁתְּוָן noun [masculine] letter (usually derived from Persian bdb067701, bdb067702 i.e. writing, HoffmZA ii (1887), 52 yet compare MeyerJudenthum 22); — absolute נ׳ Ezra 4:7; Ezra 7:11.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H5407.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Ezra

4:7; 7:11

H5406

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5406 matches the Hebrew נִשְׁתְּוָן (ništᵊvān),
which occurs 2 times in 2 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:7 - And in the days of Artaxerxes wrote Bishlam, Mithredath, Tabeel, and the rest of their companions, unto Artaxerxes king of Persia; and the writing of the letter H5406 was written in the Syrian tongue, and interpreted in the Syrian tongue.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:11 - Now this is the copy of the letter H5406 that the king Artaxerxes gave unto Ezra the priest, the scribe, even a scribe of the words of the commandments of the LORD, and of his statutes to Israel.

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