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the Week of Christ the King / Proper 29 / Ordinary 34
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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #254 - אַח

of uncertain derivation
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
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1) fire-pot, brazier

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Verse Results
KJV (3)
Jeremiah 3
NAS (3)
Jeremiah 3
HCS (3)
Jeremiah 3
BSB (3)
Jeremiah 3
ESV (3)
Jeremiah 3
WEB (3)
Jeremiah 3
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1008) ha (אהה AHh) AC: Protect CO: Hearth AB: Brotherhood: The pictograph a represents strength. The h is a wall. Combined these pictographs mean "strong wall". In Hebrew thought, a wall is more than a vertical barrier but anything that separates or divides. The hearth around the fire protected the house from the heat and embers of the fire.

A) ha (אהה AHh) AC: ? CO: Hearth AB: ?

Nf ) ha (אהה AHh) - I. Hearth:A dividing wall that protects the family from the fire. II. Brother:One who stands between the enemy and the family, a protector. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (634): brethren, brother, another, brotherly, kindred, hearth - Strongs: H251 (אָח), H252 (אַח), H254 (אַח)

Nf3) tfha (אההות AHhWT) - Sister: KJV (114): sister, another - Strongs: H269 (אָחוֹת)

rm) fha (אההו AHhW) - Marsh Grass: The tall grasses that line a marsh as a wall. KJV (3): meadow, flag - Strongs: H260 (אָחוּ)

J) hfa (אוהה AWHh) AC: ? CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) hfa (אוהה AWHh) - Oahh: An unknown animal. KJV (1): creature - Strongs: H255 (אֹחַ)

K) fha (אההו AHhW) AC: ? CO: Hearth AB: ?

Nf1 ) efha (אההוה AHhWH) - Brotherhood: A company of brothers. KJV (1): brotherhood - Strongs: H264 (אַחֲוָה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. אָח see II. אחח.

II. אָח noun feminine fire-pot, brasier (Arabic in Thes, is an error) is loan-word from Egyptian &las— according to WMM OLZ 3,51; Jeremiah 36:22 read וְאֵשׁ הָאָח; always with article Jeremiah 36:22 לְפָנָיו׳הַא מְבֹעָ֑רֶת the brasier before him was burning; Jeremiah 36:23 ׳הָאֵשׁ אֲשֶׁר אֶלהָֿא; Jeremiah 36:23 ׳הָאֵשׁ אֲשֶׁר עַלהָֿא (I. אָח, brother see below אחה; III. אָח interjection, p. 25).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

אַח Ch. brother; pl. with suff. אֶחָיךְ Ezra 7:18.

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הָאָ֑ח הָאָ֖ח הָאָֽח׃ האח האח׃ hā’āḥ hā·’āḥ haAch
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