Chanan

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 02603 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!nxa primitive root [compare (02583)]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ChananTWOT - 694,695
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
khaw-nan' Verb
Definition
  1. to be gracious, show favour, pity
    1. (Qal) to show favour, be gracious
    2. (Niphal) to be pitied
    3. (Piel) to make gracious, make favourable, be gracious
    4. (Poel) to direct favour to, have mercy on
    5. (Hophal) to be shown favour, be shown consideration
    6. (Hithpael) to seek favour, implore favour
  2. to be loathsome
King James Word Usage - Total: 78
mercy 16, gracious 13, merciful 12, supplication 10, favour 7, besought 4, pity 4, fair 1, favourable 1, favoured 1, miscellaneous 9
KJV Verse Count
Genesis4
Exodus1
Numbers1
Deuteronomy3
Judges1
2 Samuel1
1 Kings4
2 Kings2
2 Chronicles2
Esther2
Job5
Psalms30
Proverbs6
Isaiah5
Jeremiah1
Lamentations1
Hosea1
Amos1
Malachi1


Total72
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Chanan". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .