The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 05172 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
Xxna primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
NachashTWOT - 1348
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
naw-khash' Verb
  1. to practice divination, divine, observe signs, learn by experience, diligently observe, practice fortunetelling, take as an omen
    1. (Piel)
      1. to practice divination
      2. to observe the signs or omens
King James Word Usage - Total: 11
enchantment 4, divine 2, enchanter 1, indeed 1, certainly 1, learn by experience 1, diligently observe 1
KJV Verse Count
1 Kings1
2 Kings2
2 Chronicles1

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 Nachash". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .