The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 5059 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!gna primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
NaganTWOT - 1292.1
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
naw-gan' Verb
  1. to play or strike strings, play a stringed instrument
    1. (Qal)
      1. player (participle)
    2. (Piel)
      1. to play 1b
    3. player, minstrel (participle)
NAS Word Usage - Total: 15
minstrel 1, minstrel played 1, musician 1, musicians 1, play 5, play songs 1, player 1, playing 2, plays 1, pluck the strings 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Samuel6
2 Kings1

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 Nagan". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .