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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #4370 - מִכְנָס

from (H3647) in the sense of hiding
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) underwear, drawers, trousers

1a) a priestly undergarment of linen

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (5)
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Ezekiel 1
NAS (5)
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Ezekiel 1
HCS (5)
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Ezekiel 1
BSB (5)
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Ezekiel 1
ESV (3)
Leviticus 2
Ezekiel 1
WEB (5)
Exodus 2
Leviticus 2
Ezekiel 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2267) xnk (כנס KNS) AC: Gather CO: ? AB: ?: [from: nk- gathering]

V) xnk (כנס KNS) - Gather: KJV (11): (vf: Paal, Hitpael, Piel) gather, together, heap, wrap - Strongs: H3664 (כָּנַס)

hm) xnkm (מכנס MKNS) - Undergarment: A piece of clothing that is gathered up. KJV (5): breeches - Strongs: H4370 (מִכְנָס)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מִכְנָס] noun masculine Ezekiel 44:18 only dual (or plural) drawers (connection with above √ כנס obscure; Di derives from כנס = גנז cover up, hide (compare Du Isaiah 28:20), which Thes also compare) — only construct מִָכְנְסֵי — a priestly garment of linen מִכְנְסֵי פִשְׁתִּים Ezekiel 44:18; מִכְנְסֵי (הַ)בָּד Exodus 28:42; Exodus 39:28; Leviticus 6:3; Leviticus 16:4 (all P).

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

מִכְנָס (from the root כָּנַס), only in plur. or dual, constr. מִכְנְסֵי breeches of the Hebrew priests, so called from their hiding and concealing their nakedness (root כָּנַס). Josephus (Arch. iii. 7, § 1 ), describes them in these words, διάζωμα περὶ τὰ αἰδοῖα ῥαπτὸν ἐκ βύσσου κλωστῆς εἰργνύμενον, ἐμβαινόντων εἰς αν̓τὸ τῶν ποδῶν ὡσπερεὶ ἀναξνρίδος· ἀποτέμνεται δὲ ὑπὲρ ἥμισυ καὶ τελευτῆσαν ἄχοι τῆς λαγόνος περὶ αὐτὴν ἀποσφίγγεται. Exodus 28:42, 39:28 Leviticus 6:3, 16:4 Ezekiel 44:18.

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List of Word Forms
וּמִֽכְנְסֵי־ וּמִכְנְסֵ֣י ומכנסי ומכנסי־ מִכְנְסֵ֥י מִכְנְסֵי־ מכנסי מכנסי־ michnesei miḵ·nə·sê miḵ·nə·sê- miḵnəsê miḵnəsê- ū·miḵ·nə·sê ū·miḵ·nə·sê- umichnesei ūmiḵnəsê ūmiḵnəsê-
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