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Strong's #5110 - נוּד

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1) to shake, waver, wander, move to and fro, flutter, show grief, have compassion on

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to move to and fro, wander (aimlessly), take flight

1a2) to flutter

1a3) to waver, wave, shake

1a4) to show grief

1a4a) to lament, condole, show sympathy

1b) (Hiphil)

1b1) to cause to wander (aimlessly)

1b2) to make a wagging, wag (with the head)

1c) (Hithpolel)

1c1) to move oneself to and fro, sway, totter

1c2) to shake oneself

1c3) to bemoan oneself

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 526 ‑ ἀπαλλοτριόω (ap‑al‑lot‑ree‑o'‑o);  1168 ‑ δειλιάω (di‑lee‑ah'‑o);  2354 ‑ θρηνέω (thray‑neh'‑o);  3996 ‑ πενθέω (pen‑theh'‑o);  4727 ‑ στενάζω (sten‑ad'‑zo);  4531 ‑ σαλεύω (sal‑yoo'‑o);  2795 ‑ κινέω (kin‑eh'‑o);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1303) dn (נד ND) AC: Nod CO: Mound AB: ?: The pictograph n is a picture of a seed, the d is a picture of the tent door that allows movement back and forth through the tent. Combined these mean "continue back and forth". A back and forth movement such as the shaking of the head.

A) dn (נד ND) AC: Toss CO: Mound AB: ?: A tossing into a pile.

Nm) dn (נד ND) - Mound: KJV (6): heap - Strongs: H5067 (נֵד)

mm) ndn (נדנ NDN) - Tossings: Something that is tossed. KJV (1): gift - Strongs: H5083 (נָדָן)

B) ddn (נדד NDD) AC: Toss CO: ? AB: ?

V) ddn (נדד NDD) - Toss: To be thrown about or wander around as nodding the head. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (29): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal) flee, wander, chase, go - Strongs: H5074 (נָדַד), H5075 (נְדַד)

dm) dfdn (נדוד NDWD) - Toss: A going back and forth. KJV (1): tossing - Strongs: H5076 (נְדֻדִים)

D) dan (נאד NAD) AC: ? CO: Skin bag AB: ?: A leather bag used for storing milk or wine. When milk is put in the bag and it is shaken back and forth the milk is turned into cheese.

gm) dafn (נואד NWAD) - Skin bag: [df: dwn] KJV (6): bottle - Strongs: H4997 (נאֹדָה)

gf1 ) edafn (נואדה NWADH) - Skin bag: [df: hdan] KJV (6): bottle - Strongs: H4997 (נאֹדָה)

H) edn (נדה NDH) AC: Toss CO: ? AB: ?

V) edn (נדה NDH) - Toss: [df: adn] KJV (3): (vf: Hiphil, Piel) cast, put, drive - Strongs: H5077 (נָדָה)

Nm ) edn (נדה NDH) - Tossings: Something that is tossed. KJV (1): gift - Strongs: H5078 (נֵדֶה)

J) dfn (נוד NWD) AC: Nod CO: ? AB: ?

V) dfn (נוד NWD) - Nod: To shake or wag out of pity, sorrow or wandering. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (25): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) bemoan, remove, vagabond, flee, get, mourn, move, pity, shake, skip, sorry, wag, wander, go - Strongs: H5110 (נוּד), H5111 (נוּד)

Nm) dfn (נוד NWD) - Wandering: In the sense of nodding ones head when wandering about. KJV (1): wandering - Strongs: H5112 (נוֹד)

am) dfnm (מנוד MNWD) - Nod: A nodding of the head. KJV (1): shaking - Strongs: H4493 (מָנוֹד)

M) din (ניד NYD) AC: Nod CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) din (ניד NYD) - Nod: The up and down moving of the lips. KJV (1): moving - Strongs: H5205 (נִיד)

Nf1) edin (נידה NYDH) - Removal: Something that is removed or thrown out. A menstruating woman is removed from the camp. KJV (30): remove, separation, put apart, filthiness, flowers, far, set apart, menstruous, removed, unclean, uncleanness - Strongs: H5079 (נִדָּה), H5206 (נִידָה)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 נוּד verb move to and fro, wander, flutter, shew grief (Late Hebrew id. (rare); Aramaic נוּד, shake, move to and fro, be disturbed, agitated; Biblical Aramaic flee (see below); Arabic () waver, totter); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular נָד so read for ᵑ0נֵד Isaiah 17:11 Ges Hi Ew Di Kit Che Hpt RV; 3 plural נָ֫דוּ Jeremiah 50:3; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יָנוּד 1 Kings 14:15 3t.; 2 masculine singular תָּנוּד Jeremiah 4:1 jussive תָּנֹד Jeremiah 16:5; 3 masculine plural וַיָּנֻ֫דוּ Job 42:11; 2 masculine plural תָּנֻ֫דוּ Jeremiah 22:10; Imperative feminine singular פָנ֫וּדִי Psalm 11:1 Qr (Kt נודו); masculine plural נֻ֫דוּ Jeremiah 48:17 2t. Jeremiah; Infinitive לָנוּד Job 2:11 2t.; Participle נָד Genesis 4:12,14; —

1. a. move to and fro, wander aimlessly, as fugitive, נָע וָנָד Genesis 4:12,14 (J), Jeremiah 4:1 (Gie, as apodosis, so RV; but Ew Hi Gf Che Ke, as protasis, if thou wanderest not [morally], and swearest, etc., — Ew Hi reading with ᵐ5שׁקוציך מִמִּיךָ וּמִמָּנַי לא תנוד; Co strike out Jeremiah 4:1; Jeremiah 4:2); take flight (perhaps metaplastic form of נדד q. v.), נֻסוּ נֻּדוּ מְאֹד Jeremiah 49:30 (on daghesh see Ges§ 20g), of harvest Isaiah 17:21i.e. be destroyed, in figure (see above); Jeremiah 50:3 ("" הלך), Jeremiah 50:8 (followed by מִתּוֺךְ; "" יצא).

b. flutter, of bird Proverbs 26:2 ("" עוּף); figurative of soul Psalm 11:1.

c. waver, wave, shake, of reed 1 Kings 14:15 (simile of smitten Israel).

2 shew grief (i. e. by shaking or nodding head), usually followed by ל person:

a. lament for the dead (Josiah) Jeremiah 22:10 ("" בכה), for Jerusalem Jeremiah 15:5 ("" חמל), Jeremiah 16:5 ("" ספד), Isaiah 51:19; for Nineveh Nahum 3:7; Moab Jeremiah 48:17.

b. condole, shew sympathy with Job 2:11; Job 42:11; absolute Psalm 69:21.

Hiph`il Imperfect 3 masculine singular יָנִיד Jeremiah 18:16; 3 feminine singular suffix תְּנִדֵנִי Psalm 36:12; Imperative masculine singular suffix הֲנִידֵ֑מוֺ Psalm 59:12 (so read for ᵑ0הורידמו ᵑ6 Lag Proph. Chald, xlviii. Dr 2 Samuel 15:20 compare Che critical note Hup-Now Bae Du); Infinitive לְהָנִיד 2 Kings 21:8; —

1 cause to wander aimlessly, as fugitives, with accusative of person Psalm 36:12; Psalm 59:12 (see above), followed by רֶגֶל 2 Kings 21:8.

2 make a wagging, wag with the head, בְּראֹשׁ Jeremiah 18:16.

Hoph`al Participle כְּקוֺץ מֻנָֿד 2 Samuel 23:6 and the worthless, like briers made to flutter (tossed away) are they (text dubious; Klo Bu HPS read מדבר).

Hithpo`lel Perfect 3 feminine singular וְהִתְנוֺדֲדָה consecutive Isaiah 24:20; Imperfect 2 masculine singular תִּתְנוֺדָ֑ד Jeremiah 48:27; Participle מִתְנוֺדֵד Jeremiah 31:18; —

1 move oneself to and fro, sway, totter, Isaiah 24:20 (of earth).

2 shake oneself, in excitement Jeremiah 48:27 (perhaps of scorn = wag the head, as Hiph`il Jeremiah 18:16 compare Gf RV).

3 bemoan oneself (compare Qal 2), Jeremiah 31:18 (the lament follows in oratio recta [direct speech]).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נוּד (compare cogn. נָדַד)

(1)  to be moved, to be agitated (Arab, ناد Med. Waw id.), used of a reed shaken by the wind, 1 Kings 14:15 hence to wander, to be a fugitive, Jeremiah 4:1; Genesis 4:12, 14 Psalms 56:9 to flee, Psalms 11:1; Jeremiah 49:30. Figuratively, Isaiah 17:11, נֵד קָצִיר “the harvest has fled” [“but see נֵד ” which some in this place take as the subst.].

(2) Followed by a dat. to pity, to commiserate (as signified by a motion of the head, compare Job 16:4, Job 16:5); hence

(a) to comfort the afflicted, followed by לְ of pers. Job 2:1, 42:11 Isaiah 51:19; Jeremiah 16:5.

(b) to grieve, to lament, to deplore the dead, Jeremiah 22:10.

Hiphil הֵנִיד.

(1) causat. to cause to wander, to expel, 2 Kings 21:8; Psalms 36:12.

(2) i.q. Kal, to agitate, to nod, wag with the head (בְּרֹאשׁ), Jeremiah 18:16.

Hophal, part. מֻנָד 2 Samuel 23:6, shaken out, thrust out; but R. b. Asher reads מֻנָּד, from the root נָדַד.

Hithpael הִתְנוֹדֵד.

(1) to be moved to and fro, to wag, Isaiah 24:20 to move the head, Jeremiah 48:27.

(2) to lament, Jeremiah 31:18.

Derived nouns, מָנוֹד, נִיד, נוֹד [and in Thes. נֵד].

נוּד Ch. to flee, Daniel 4:11.

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List of Word Forms
וְהִֽתְנוֹדְדָ֖ה וְיָנִ֥יד וַיָּנֻ֤דוּ וָנָ֖ד וָנָד֙ והתנודדה וינדו ויניד ונד יָנ֣וּד ינוד לְהָנִיד֙ לָ֭נוּד לָנ֣וּד לָנֽוּד־ להניד לנוד לנוד־ מִתְנוֹדֵ֔ד מתנודד נ֝֗וּדִי נָ֥דוּ נֻ֚דוּ נֻ֤דוּ נֻּ֨דוּ נדו נודי תְּנִדֵֽנִי׃ תִּתְנוֹדָֽד׃ תָּנֹ֖ד תָּנֻ֖דוּ תָנֽוּד׃ תנד תנדו תנדני׃ תנוד׃ תתנודד׃ lā·nūḏ lā·nūḏ- lanud lānūḏ lānūḏ- lə·hā·nîḏ lehaNid ləhānîḏ miṯ·nō·w·ḏêḏ mitnoDed miṯnōwḏêḏ nā·ḏū Nadu nāḏū nū·ḏî nu·ḏū Nudi nūḏî Nudu nuḏū tā·nōḏ tā·nu·ḏū ṯā·nūḏ taNod tānōḏ taNud ṯānūḏ taNudu tānuḏū tə·ni·ḏê·nî teniDeni təniḏênî tiṯ·nō·w·ḏāḏ titnoDad tiṯnōwḏāḏ vaiyaNudu vaNad vehitnodDah veyaNid wā·nāḏ wānāḏ way·yā·nu·ḏū wayyānuḏū wə·hiṯ·nō·wḏ·ḏāh wə·yā·nîḏ wəhiṯnōwḏḏāh wəyānîḏ yā·nūḏ yaNud yānūḏ
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