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Strong's #5377 - נָשָׁא

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1) to beguile, deceive

1a) (Niphal) to be beguiled

1b) (Hiphil) to beguile, deceive

1c) (Qal) utterly (infinitif)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 523 ‑ ἀπαιτέω (ap‑ah'ee‑teh‑o);  3784 ‑ ὀφείλω (of‑i'‑lo, of‑i‑leh'‑o);  436 ‑ ἀνθίστημι (anth‑is'‑tay‑mee);  3982 ‑ πείθω (pi'‑tho);  374 ‑ ἀναπείθω (an‑ap‑i'‑tho);  538 ‑ ἀπατάω (ap‑at‑ah'‑o);  1869 ‑ ἐπαίρω (ep‑ahee'‑ro);  2064 ‑ ἔρχομαι (er'‑khom‑ahee);  
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KJV (16)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 6
Obadiah 2
NAS (6)
1 Samuel 1
1 Kings 1
2 Chronicles 1
Nehemiah 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 1
HCS (14)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 5
Obadiah 2
BSB (16)
Genesis 2
2 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 6
Obadiah 2
ESV (14)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 6
WEB (16)
Genesis 1
2 Kings 2
2 Chronicles 1
Psalms 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 6
Obadiah 2
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1320) sn (נסה NSh) AC: Loan CO: Debt AB: Deception: The pictograph n is a picture of a seed representing continuance, the s is a picture of teeth representing pressure. Combined these mean "continual pressing". An imposition such as a debt or deception which causes oppression. (eng: gnash)

A) sn (נסה NSh) AC: ? CO: Debt AB: ?

fm ) isn (נסהי NShY) - Debt: KJV (1): debt - Strongs: H5386 (נְשִׁי)

E) asn (נסהא NShA) AC: ? CO: Debt AB: Deception

V) asn (נסהא NShA) - I. Deceive: II. Debt:KJV (20): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Participle) deceive, beguile, seize - Strongs: H5377 (נָשָׁא), H5378 (נָשָׁא)

am) asnm (מנסהא MNShA) - Interest: [df: asm] KJV (2): usury - Strongs: H4855 (מַשָּׁא)

af1 ) easnm (מנסהאה MNShAH) - Loan: [df: hasm] KJV (2): thing, debt - Strongs: H4859 (מַשָּׁאָה)

ajm ) nfasnm (מנסהאונ MNShAWN) - Loan: [df: Nwasm] KJV (1): deceit - Strongs: H4860 (מַשָּׁאוֹן)

H) esn (נסהה NShH) AC: Forget CO: ? AB: ?: The removal of a debt through payment, forgetting or forgiving.

V) esn (נסהה NShH) - I. Forget: II. Loan:KJV (19): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel, Participle) forget, deprive, exact, lend, creditor, extortioner, usury - Strongs: H5382 (נָשָׁה), H5383 (נָשָׁה)

Nm) esn (נסהה NShH) - Hip: [Unknown connection to root] KJV (2): shrank - Strongs: H5384 (נָשֶׁה)

am) esnm (מנסהה MNShH) - Loan: [df: hsm] KJV (1): credit - Strongs: H4874 (מַשֶּׁה)

ff1 ) eisn (נסהיה NShYH) - Forgetfulness: KJV (1): forgetfulness - Strongs: H5388 (נְשִׁיָּה)

J) sfn (נוסה NWSh) AC: Despair CO: ? AB: ?

V) sfn (נוסה NWSh) - Despair: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) heaviness - Strongs: H5136 (נוּשׁ)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 II. נָשָׁא verb only

Niph`al, Hiph`il beguile, deceive; — (kindred with I. שׁוא, from which, however, the forms can hardly be derived (conjectures We compare 2. 351)); —

Niph`al Perfect 3 plural נִשְּׁאוּ Isaiah 19:13 the princes have been beguiled ("" נוֺאֲלוּ, הִתְעוּ).

Hiph`il Perfect הִשִּׁיא Jeremiah 49:16, suffix הִשִּׁאַ֫נִי Genesis 3:13, הִשִּׁיאֶ֑ךָ Obadiah 3; 2 masculine singular הִשֵּׁאתָ Jeremiah 4:10; 3 plural suffix הִשִּׁיא֫וּךָ Obadiah 7; Imperfect only jussive יַשִּׁיא 2 Chronicles 32:15, so Psalm 55:16 Qr (see below); יַשִּׁא 2 Kings 18:29; Isaiah 36:14, suffix יַשִּׁאֲךָ 2 Kings 19:10; Isaiah 37:10; 2 masculine plural תַּשִּׁאוּ Jeremiah 37:9; Infinitive absolute הַשֵּׁא Jeremiah 4:10; — beguile, usually with accusative of person Genesis 3:13 (J; not elsewhere Hexateuch); Jeremiah 49:16; Obadiah 3:7; אַליַֿשִּׁאֲךָ 2 Kings 19:10 let not thy God beguile thee = Isaiah 37:10, of Hezekiah 2 Chronicles 32:15 (compare below), אַלתַּֿשִּׁאוּנַפְשֹׁתֵיכֶם Jeremiah 37:9 do not deceive yourselves; also followed by ל person אַליַֿשִּׁא לָכֶם 2 Kings 18:29 = Isaiah 36:14 (= 2 Chronicles 32:15, see above), Jeremiah 29:8; הַזֶּה הַשֵּׁא הִשֵּׁאתָ לָעָם Jeremiah 4:10 thou hast utterly beguiled this people; ישׁימות עָלֵימוֺ Psalm 55:16 Kt apparently = desolations (be) upon them! (but elsewhere only in proper name, of a location, compare p. 445 above), < Qr יַשִּׁיא מָוֶת עלימו Ew Ol Pe De Now Hup, compare ᵐ5, let death ( beguile them, i.e.) come deceitfully upon them! Brüll Che, compare Bae, conjectures plausibly יַשִּׁיא מָוֶת יִבְלָעֵמוֺ.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

נָשָׁא not used in Kal, perhaps to err, to go astray, kindred to the verb נָשָׁה to forget, from which is formed inf. absol. נָשֹׁא Jeremiah 23:39 whence Syr. ܢܘܽܫܳܝܐܳ error. [In Thes. perhaps to remove, i.q. נָסַע نشع.]

Hiphil הִשִּׁיא to lead into error, to cause to go astray, whence

(1) to deceive, to impose on any one, followed by a dat. 2 Kings 18:29; Jeremiah 4:10, 29:8 acc. 2 Chronicles 32:15; 2 Kings 19:10; Jeremiah 37:9, אַל־תַּשִּׁאוּ נַפְשׁוֹתֵיכֶם “deceive not yourselves.” Followed by עַל in a pregnant sense, Psalms 55:16 קרי, יַשִּׁי מָוֶת עָלֵימוֹ “let death deceive (and rush) on them,” i.e. let death surprise them contrary to expectation.

(2) to seduce, to corrupt, Genesis 3:13; Jeremiah 49:16.

Niphal, to be deceived, Isaiah 19:13.

[Derivative מַשָּׁאוֹן.]

II. נָשָׁא i.q. נָשָׁה No. II. 2, to lend, followed by בְּ Nehemiah 5:7 whence נשֶׁא בוֹ Isaiah 24:2, and נשֶׁא 1 Samuel 22:2, a creditor.

Hiphil, to exact what has been lent, spoken of a creditor; followed by בְּ of pers. Psalms 89:23.

Derivative nouns, מַשָּׁא, מַשָּׁאָה.

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List of Word Forms
הִשִּׁ֤יא הִשִּׁיא֛וּךָ הִשִּׁיאֶ֔ךָ הִשִּׁיאַ֖נִי הִשֵּׁ֜אתָ הַשֵּׁ֨א השא השאת השיא השיאוך השיאך השיאני יַשִּׁ֥א יַשִּׁ֥יא יַשִּׁ֧יאוּ יַשִּׁאֲךָ֣ יַשִּׁיא֩ ישא ישאך ישיא ישיאו נִשְּׁא֖וּ נָשֹׁ֑א נשא נשאו תַּשִּׁ֤אוּ תשאו haš·šê hashShe haššê hiš·šê·ṯā hiš·šî hiš·šî·’a·nî hiš·šî·’e·ḵā hiš·šî·’ū·ḵā hishSheta hishShi hishshiAni hishshiEcha hishshiUcha hiššêṯā hiššî hiššî’anî hiššî’eḵā hiššî’ūḵā nā·šō naSho nāšō niš·šə·’ū nishsheU niššə’ū taš·ši·’ū tashShiu tašši’ū yaš·ši yaš·šî yaš·ši·’ă·ḵā yaš·šî·’ū yashShi yashshiaCha yashShiu yašši yaššî yašši’ăḵā yaššî’ū
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