The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5172 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
NAS Word Usage - Total: 10
divination 1, divined 1, enchantments 1, indeed practice divination 1, indeed uses 1, interprets omens 1, practice divination 1, took as an omen 1, used divination 2
NAS 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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .