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Strong's #6130 - עֲקָן

Transliteration
ʻÂqân
Phonetics
aw-kawn'
Root Word (Etymology)
from an unused root meaning to twist
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
TWOT
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

Akan = “sharp-sighted”

1) son of Ezer, descendant of Seir, and one of the chiefs of the Horites of Edom

Frequency Lists
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KJV (1)
Genesis 1
NAS (1)
Genesis 1
HCS (1)
Genesis 1
BSB (1)
Genesis 1
ESV (1)
Genesis 1
WEB (1)
Genesis 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עֲקָן proper name, masculine in Edom; — ׳וַע Genesis 36:27, (Ι)ουκαμ = יַעֲקָן 1 Chronicles 1:42, Ωναν, Ιαακαν etc. (see Lag BN 84.Anm.**; also בְּנֵייַֿעֲקָ֑ן and ׳יע׳בְּאֵרֹת ב ).

עקר (√ of following; meaning dubious; compare Aramaic עִקָּרָא root; Ethiopic medicine; Arabic verb apparently denominative extirpate, ᵑ7עֲקַר id.; Late Hebrew עָקַר = Biblical Hebrew).


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

עֲקָן [Akan], pr.n. m. Genesis 36:27, for which there is יַעֲקָן Numbers 33:31; Deuteronomy 10:6; 1 Chronicles 1:42.


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List of Word Forms
וַעֲקָֽן׃ ועקן׃ vaaKan wa‘ăqān wa·‘ă·qān
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