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Strongs Number: H5117


Hebrew Word
נוּחַ
Transliteration
nûwach
Phonetic
noo'-akh
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

to {rest} that {is} settle down; used in a great variety of {applications} literally and {figuratively} {intransitively} transitively and causatively (to {dwell} stay: let {fall} place: let {alone} withdraw: give {comfort} etc.)

BDB Definition

1. to rest

a. (Qal)

1. to rest, settle down and remain

2. to repose, have rest, be quiet

b. (Hiph)

1. to cause to rest, give rest to, make quiet

2. to cause to rest, cause to alight, set down

3. to lay or set down, deposit, let lie, place

4. to let remain, leave

5. to leave, depart from

6. to abandon

7. to permit

c. (Hoph)

1. to obtain rest, be granted rest

2. to be left, be placed

3. open space (subst)

Origin
A primitive root
Bible Usage
{cease} be {confederate} {lay} let {down} (be) {quiet} {remain} (cause {to} be {at} {give} {have} make to) {rest} set down. Compare H3241 .