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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #5378 - נָשָׁא

Transliteration
nâshâ'
Phonetics
naw-shaw'
Origin
a primitive root [perhaps identical with (H5377), through the idea of imposition]
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1424
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to lend on interest or usury, be a creditor

1a) (Qal) creditor (participle)

1b) (Hiphil) to act as a creditor

Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (4)
1 Samuel
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
NAS (16)
Genesis
1
2 Kings
2
2 Chronicles
1
Psalms
2
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
5
Obadiah
2
HCS (17)
Exodus
1
Deuteronomy
3
1 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
2 Kings
1
2 Chronicles
1
Nehemiah
3
Psalms
1
Isaiah
3
Jeremiah
2
BSB (5)
1 Samuel
1
1 Kings
1
Nehemiah
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
ESV (3)
1 Samuel
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
WEB (3)
1 Samuel
1
Psalms
1
Isaiah
1
Verse Results
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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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
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
וְנָֽשָׁא־ ונשא־ יַשִּׁ֣א ישא מַשָּׁ֥א משא נֹשֶׁ֥א נֹשֶׁא֙ נשא maš·šā mashSha maššā nō·še nōše noShe venasha wə·nā·šā- wənāšā- yaš·ši yashShi yašši
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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