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Lexicon :: Strong's H585 - 'ănāḥâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 127a

Strong’s Definitions

אֲנָחָה ʼănâchâh, an-aw-khaw'; from H584; sighing:—groaning, mourn, sigh.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H585 in the following manner: sighing (5x), groanings (4x), sighs (1x), mourning (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H585 in the following manner: sighing (5x), groanings (4x), sighs (1x), mourning (1x).
  1. sighing, groaning (expression of grief or physical distress)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֲנָחָה ʼănâchâh, an-aw-khaw'; from H584; sighing:—groaning, mourn, sigh.
STRONGS H585: Abbreviations
אֲנָחָה noun feminine sighing, groaning (in poetry & late); — absolute Psalm 31:11 +; suffix אַנְחָתִי Job 3:4 +; אַנְחָתָהֿ Isaiah 21:2 (suffix with Raphe), Plural suffix אַנְחֹתַי Lamentations 1:22; — sighing, groaning, in distress, physical or mental Job 3:24 (|| שְׁאָגָה), Job 23:2 (|| שִׂיחַ), Psalm 6:7; Psalm 38:10 (|| תַּאֲוָה, Isaiah 21:2; Lamentations 1:22; || יָגוֺן Psalm 31:11; Isaiah 35:10; Isaiah 51:11; Jeremiah 45:3; קוֺל א׳ Psalm 102:6.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


3:4; 3:24; 23:2


6:7; 31:11; 31:11; 38:10; 102:6


21:2; 21:2; 35:10; 51:11




1:22; 1:22


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H585 matches the Hebrew אֲנָחָה ('ănāḥâ),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:24 - For my sighing H585 cometh before I eat, and my roarings are poured out like the waters.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 23:2 - Even to day is my complaint bitter: my stroke is heavier than my groaning. H585
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 6:6 - I am weary with my groaning; H585 all the night make I my bed to swim; I water my couch with my tears.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:10 - For my life is spent with grief, and my years with sighing: H585 my strength faileth because of mine iniquity, and my bones are consumed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:9 - Lord, all my desire is before thee; and my groaning H585 is not hid from thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:5 - By reason of the voice of my groaning H585 my bones cleave to my skin.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:2 - A grievous vision is declared unto me; the treacherous dealer dealeth treacherously, and the spoiler spoileth. Go up, O Elam: besiege, O Media; all the sighing H585 thereof have I made to cease.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 35:10 - And the ransomed of the LORD shall return, and come to Zion with songs and everlasting joy upon their heads: they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing H585 shall flee away.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:11 - Therefore the redeemed of the LORD shall return, and come with singing unto Zion; and everlasting joy shall be upon their head: they shall obtain gladness and joy; and sorrow and mourning H585 shall flee away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 45:3 - Thou didst say, Woe is me now! for the LORD hath added grief to my sorrow; I fainted in my sighing, H585 and I find no rest.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 1:22 - Let all their wickedness come before thee; and do unto them, as thou hast done unto me for all my transgressions: for my sighs H585 are many, and my heart is faint.
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