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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5384 - נָשֶׁה
1) vein, nerve, tendon (in the thigh)
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)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
נָשֶׁה m. Gen. 32:33, i.q. Arab. نَسًا a nerve or tendon passing through the thigh and leg to the ancles, nervus ischiaticus. The derivation is unknown. [Referred to נָשָׁה I. in Thes.]
the Week of Proper 15 / Ordinary 20