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Lexicon :: Strong's H591 - 'ŏnîyâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 125b

Strong’s Definitions

אֳנִיָּה ʼŏnîyâh, on-ee-yaw'; feminine of H590; a ship:—ship(-men).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x

The KJV translates Strong's H591 in the following manner: ship (31x), shipman (with H582) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 32x
The KJV translates Strong's H591 in the following manner: ship (31x), shipman (with H582) (1x).
  1. ship

    1. men of ships, seamen

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֳנִיָּה ʼŏnîyâh, on-ee-yaw'; feminine of H590; a ship:—ship(-men).
STRONGS H591: Abbreviations
אֳנִיָּה noun feminine of individual meaning a ship — absolute Jonah 1:3 + 3 times; Plural absolute אֳנִיּוֺת Deuteronomy 28:68 +; אֳונִ֯יּוֺת 2 Chronicles 8:18; construct = absolute 1 Kings 22:49 +, etc.; — a ship Proverbs 30:19; Genesis 49:13; Deuteronomy 28:68; Judges 5:17 (where, however, compare BuBB Richter u. Sam. p. 16 on text) 1 Kings 22:49, 50; Isaiah 43:14; 2 Chronicles 8:18; 20:36, 37; Jonah 1:4, 5; Psalm 104:26; Psalm 107:23; Daniel 11:40; הַיָּם א׳ Ezekiel 27:9; propelled by oars Ezekiel 27:29; especially תַּרְשִׁישׁ א׳ (compare אֳנִי) 1 Kings 22:49; 2 Chronicles 9:21 (compare 1 Kings 10:22 above below אֳנִי) Psalm 48:8; Isaiah 2:16; Isaiah 23:1, 14; Isaiah 60:9; Ezekiel 27:25; late of ship going to Tarshish 2 Chronicles 9:21; 20:36; Jonah 1:3; merchant-ship, סוֺחֵר א׳ Proverbs 31:14; אֵבֶ֑ה א׳ swift ships Job 9:26 (compare אבה); seamen אַנְשֵׁי־אֳנִיּוֺת 1 Kings 9:27.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




28:68; 28:68



1 Kings

9:27; 10:22; 22:49; 22:49; 22:49; 22:50

2 Chronicles

8:18; 8:18; 9:21; 9:21; 20:36; 20:36; 20:37




48:8; 104:26; 107:23


30:19; 31:14


2:16; 23:1; 23:14; 43:14; 60:9


27:9; 27:25; 27:29




1:3; 1:3; 1:4; 1:5


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H591 matches the Hebrew אֳנִיָּה ('ŏnîyâ),
which occurs 32 times in 28 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:13 - Zebulun shall dwell at the haven of the sea; and he shall be for an haven of ships; H591 and his border shall be unto Zidon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:68 - And the LORD shall bring thee into Egypt again with ships, H591 by the way whereof I spake unto thee, Thou shalt see it no more again: and there ye shall be sold unto your enemies for bondmen and bondwomen, and no man shall buy you.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:17 - Gilead abode beyond Jordan: and why did Dan remain in ships? H591 Asher continued on the sea shore, and abode in his breaches.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 9:27 - And Hiram sent in the navy his servants, shipmen H591 that had knowledge of the sea, with the servants of Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:48 - Jehoshaphat made ships H591 of Tharshish to go to Ophir for gold: but they went not; for the ships H591 were broken at Eziongeber.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 22:49 - Then said Ahaziah the son of Ahab unto Jehoshaphat, Let my servants go with thy servants in the ships. H591 But Jehoshaphat would not.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 8:18 - And Huram sent him by the hands of his servants ships, H591 H591 and servants that had knowledge of the sea; and they went with the servants of Solomon to Ophir, and took thence four hundred and fifty talents of gold, and brought them to king Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:21 - For the king's ships H591 went to Tarshish with the servants of Huram: every three years once came the ships H591 of Tarshish bringing gold, and silver, ivory, and apes, and peacocks.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:36 - And he joined himself with him to make ships H591 to go to Tarshish: and they made the ships H591 in Eziongeber.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:37 - Then Eliezer the son of Dodavah of Mareshah prophesied against Jehoshaphat, saying, Because thou hast joined thyself with Ahaziah, the LORD hath broken thy works. And the ships H591 were broken, that they were not able to go to Tarshish.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:26 - They are passed away as the swift ships: H591 as the eagle that hasteth to the prey.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:7 - Thou breakest the ships H591 of Tarshish with an east wind.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:26 - There go the ships: H591 there is that leviathan, whom thou hast made to play therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 107:23 - They that go down to the sea in ships, H591 that do business in great waters;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 30:19 - The way of an eagle in the air; the way of a serpent upon a rock; the way of a ship H591 in the midst of the sea; and the way of a man with a maid.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 31:14 - She is like the merchants' ships; H591 she bringeth her food from afar.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:16 - And upon all the ships H591 of Tarshish, and upon all pleasant pictures.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:1 - The burden of Tyre. Howl, ye ships H591 of Tarshish; for it is laid waste, so that there is no house, no entering in: from the land of Chittim it is revealed to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:14 - Howl, ye ships H591 of Tarshish: for your strength is laid waste.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:14 - Thus saith the LORD, your redeemer, the Holy One of Israel; For your sake I have sent to Babylon, and have brought down all their nobles, and the Chaldeans, whose cry is in the ships. H591
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:9 - Surely the isles shall wait for me, and the ships H591 of Tarshish first, to bring thy sons from far, their silver and their gold with them, unto the name of the LORD thy God, and to the Holy One of Israel, because he hath glorified thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:9 - The ancients of Gebal and the wise men thereof were in thee thy calkers: all the ships H591 of the sea with their mariners were in thee to occupy thy merchandise.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:25 - The ships H591 of Tarshish did sing of thee in thy market: and thou wast replenished, and made very glorious in the midst of the seas.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 27:29 - And all that handle the oar, the mariners, and all the pilots of the sea, shall come down from their ships, H591 they shall stand upon the land;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 11:40 - And at the time of the end shall the king of the south push at him: and the king of the north shall come against him like a whirlwind, with chariots, and with horsemen, and with many ships; H591 and he shall enter into the countries, and shall overflow and pass over.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:3 - But Jonah rose up to flee unto Tarshish from the presence of the LORD, and went down to Joppa; and he found a ship H591 going to Tarshish: so he paid the fare thereof, and went down into it, to go with them unto Tarshish from the presence of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:4 - But the LORD sent out a great wind into the sea, and there was a mighty tempest in the sea, so that the ship H591 was like to be broken.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 1:5 - Then the mariners were afraid, and cried every man unto his god, and cast forth the wares that were in the ship H591 into the sea, to lighten it of them. But Jonah was gone down into the sides of the ship; and he lay, and was fast asleep.
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