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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #2630 - חָסַן
1) (Niphal) to be treasured up, be hoarded, be laid up, be stored
2185) nxh (ההסנ HhSN) AC: Store CO: Treasure AB: ?: A storing or hoarding of a treasure or other precious possession. The treasure as a sign of power. [from: nx- thorn bushes were used for making a protecting hedge]
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) to be strong, like Syr. and Chald. ܚܣܢ, תֲסַן. Hence חָסוֹן, חֲסִין, חֵסֶן. [“The primary idea lies in binding together; comp. in חָזַק No. 3.”]
(2) to be wealthy (see חֹסֶן ); whence to heap up, to lay up in store. (Arabic خزن, whence مَخْزَنُ a storehouse.)
Niphal, to be laid up, Isaiah 23:18.
Derivatives, see Kal No. 1.
the Week of Proper 8 / Ordinary 13