`anan

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 6049 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!n[a primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
`ananTWOT - 1655,1656
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
aw-nan' Verb
Definition
  1. (Piel) to make appear, produce, bring (clouds)
  2. (Poel) to practise soothsaying, conjure
    1. to observe times, practice soothsaying or spiritism or magic or augury or witchcraft
    2. soothsayer, enchanter, sorceress, diviner, fortuneteller, barbarian, Meonenim (participle)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 10
diviners' 1, fortune-tellers 1, practice witchcraft 1, practiced witchcraft 2, practices witchcraft 1, soothsayers 2, soothsaying 1, sorceress 1
NAS Verse Count
Leviticus1
Deuteronomy2
Judges1
2 Kings1
2 Chronicles1
Isaiah2
Jeremiah1


Total9
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 `anan". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .