'anah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 579 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hnaa primitive root [perhaps rather identical with (0578) through the idea of contraction in anguish]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'anahTWOT - 126
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-naw' Verb
Definition
  1. to meet, encounter, approach, be opportune
    1. (Piel) to allow to meet, cause to meet
    2. (Pual) to be sent, be allowed to meet
    3. (Hithpael) to seek occasion (quarrel), cause oneself to meet
NAS Word Usage - Total: 4
befall 1, befalls 1, let him fall 1, seeking a quarrel 1
NAS Verse Count
Exodus1
2 Kings1
Psalms1
Proverbs1


Total4
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 'anah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .