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Lexicon :: Strong's H5410 - nāṯîḇ

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Part of Speech
masculine/feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root meaning to tramp
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1440a,1440b

Strong’s Definitions

נָתִיב nâthîyb, naw-theeb'; or (feminine) נְתִיבָה nᵉthîybâh; or נְתִבָה nᵉthibâh; (Jeremiah 6:16), from an unused root meaning to tramp; a (beaten) track:—path(-way), × travel(-ler), way.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x

The KJV translates Strong's H5410 in the following manner: path (22x), way (2x), byways (with H6128) (1x), pathway (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x
The KJV translates Strong's H5410 in the following manner: path (22x), way (2x), byways (with H6128) (1x), pathway (1x).
  1. trodden with the feet, path, pathway

  2. path, pathway, traveller

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
נָתִיב nâthîyb, naw-theeb'; or (feminine) נְתִיבָה nᵉthîybâh; or נְתִבָה nᵉthibâh; (Jeremiah 6:16), from an unused root meaning to tramp; a (beaten) track:—path(-way), × travel(-ler), way.
STRONGS H5410: Abbreviations
נָתִיב noun masculineJob 28:7 path, pathway (as raised); — absolute נ׳ Job 18:10 + 3 times; construct נְתִיב Psalm 119:35; suffix 3rd person feminine singular נְתִיבָהֿ Proverbs 12:28 (si vera lectio, see below; on omission of Mappik see Ges§ 91e, see below); — path Job 18:10 (figurative) Job 28:7; Job 41:24 (track); Psalm 78:50 (figurative); נְתִיב מִצְוֺתֶיךָ Psalm 119:35 the path of thy commands; דֶּרֶךְ נְתִיבָה אַלמָֿוֶת Proverbs 12:28 the journey of her pathway is no-death! || בְּאֹרַח צְדָקָה חַיִּים Ew Be De. see אַל a above; others read אֶלֿ, and either translate נ׳ by-paths (Hi Str), or substitute a synonym of 'wickedness' (compare Now Frankenb; PerlesAnalekten 87 f. נִתְעָבִים after LevyChWB i. 28 b).

נְתִיבָה noun feminine id.; — absolute נ׳ Isaiah 43:16, suffix נְתִּיבָתִי Job 30:13 + 2 times נְתִיבָתָם Proverbs 1:15; plural absolute נְתִיכוֺת Proverbs 8:2 +; construct id. Job 38:20 +; suffix נְתִיבֹתַי Job 19:8; Lamentations 3:9, נְתִיבֹתָיו Job 24:13, etc.; — path:
1. lit הֹלְכֵי נְתִיבוֺת Judges 5:6 goers on paths, i.e. travellers, Proverbs 8:2; Isaiah 58:12 (Oort Lag Klo נְתִיצוֺת but against this Du); path through sea Isaiah 43:16 (in figurative); of path to house of (personified) light and darkness Job 38:20.
2. often || דֶּרֶךְ
a. = course of life Job 19:8; Job 30:13; Lamentations 3:9; Psalm 119:105; Psalm 142:4, of Israel Hosea 2:8; of path of God's appointment Isaiah 42:16.
b. of moral action, and character: paths of wisdom Proverbs 3:17, justice Proverbs 8:20 (|| אֹרַח צְדָקָה); light Job 24:13; עוֺלָם נ׳ Jeremiah 6:16 (|| דֶּרֶךְ הַטּוֺב); path of wicked Proverbs 1:15; Isaiah 59:8 (crooked), path of adulteress Proverbs 7:25; נְתִיבוֺת Jeremiah 18:15 is rendered 'by-paths,' by Gf Rothst and others; < Gie makes construct before following נְתִיבָהּ֯ סְלוּלָה דֶּרֶךְ לֹא Proverbs 12:28 see נָתִיב above.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




18:10; 18:10; 19:8; 19:8; 24:13; 24:13; 28:7; 28:7; 30:13; 30:13; 38:20; 38:20; 41:24


78:50; 119:35; 119:35; 119:105; 142:4


1:15; 1:15; 3:17; 7:25; 8:2; 8:2; 8:20; 12:28; 12:28; 12:28


42:16; 43:16; 43:16; 58:12; 59:8


6:16; 18:15


3:9; 3:9




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5410 matches the Hebrew נָתִיב (nāṯîḇ),
which occurs 26 times in 26 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:6 -

“In the days of Shamgar the son of Anath,

In the days of Jael, the roads [fn]were deserted,

And travelers H5410 went by [fn]roundabout ways.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:10 -

“A noose for him is hidden in the ground,

And a trap for him on the pathway H5410.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 19:8 -

“He has blocked my way so that I cannot pass,

And He has put darkness on my paths H5410.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:13 -

[fn]Others have been with those who rebel against the light;

They do not want to know its ways

Nor stay in its paths H5410.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:7 -

“No bird of prey knows the path H5410,

Nor has the falcon’s eye caught sight of it.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:13 -

“They break up my path H5410,

They promote my destruction;

No one restrains them.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:20 -

That you would take it to its territory,

And discern the paths H5410 to its [fn]home?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:32 -

“Behind him he illuminates a pathway H5410;

One would think the deep to be gray-haired.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:50 -

He leveled a path H5410 for His anger;

He did not spare their souls from death,

But turned their lives over to the plague,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:35 -

Make me walk in the path H5410 of Your commandments,

For I delight in it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:105 -


Your word is a lamp to my feet

And a light to my path H5410.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:3 -

When my spirit felt weak within me,

You knew my path H5410.

In the way where I walk

They have hidden a trap for me.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:15 -

My son, do not walk on the way with them.

Keep your feet from their path H5410,

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:17 -

Her ways are pleasant ways,

And all her paths H5410 are peace.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:25 -

Do not let your heart turn aside to her ways,

Do not stray into her paths H5410.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:2 -

On top of the heights beside the way,

Where the paths H5410 meet, she takes her stand;

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:20 -

“I walk in the way of righteousness,

In the midst of the paths H5410 of justice,

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:28 -

In the way of righteousness there is life,

And in its pathway H5410 there is no death.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:16 -

“I will lead those who are blind by a way they have not known,

In paths H5410 they have not known I will guide them.

I will turn darkness into light before them

And uneven land into plains.

These are the things I will do,

And I will not leave them undone.”

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:16 -

This is what the LORD says,

He who makes a way through the sea

And a path H5410 through the mighty waters,

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:12 -

“Those from among you will rebuild the ancient ruins;

You will raise up the age-old foundations;

And you will be called the repairer of the breach,

The restorer of the [fn]streets H5410 in which to dwell.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:8 -

They do not know the way of peace,

And there is no justice in their tracks;

They have made their paths H5410 crooked,

Whoever walks on [fn]them does not know peace.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:16 -

This is what the LORD says:

“Stand by the ways and see and ask for the ancient paths H5410,

Where the good way is, and walk in it;

Then you will find a resting place for your souls.

But they said, ‘We will not walk in it.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:15 -

‘For My people have forgotten Me,

They burn incense [fn]to worthless gods.

And they [fn]have stumbled in their ways,

In the ancient roads,

To walk on paths H5410,

Not on a highway,

Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:9 -

He has blocked my ways with cut stone;

He has twisted my paths H5410.

Unchecked Copy BoxHos 2:6 -

“Therefore, behold, I will obstruct [fn]her way with thorns,

And I will build [fn]a stone wall against her so that she cannot find her paths H5410.

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