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Strong's #6434 - פֵּן

from an unused root meaning to turn
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Noun Masculine
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1) corner

1a) corner (of square objects)

1b) corner (of ruler or chief — figuratively)

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KJV (2)
Proverbs 1
Zechariah 1
HCS (0)
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BSB (1)
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1382) np (פנ PN) AC: Turn CO: Face AB: ?: The turning of the face. (eng: fan; spin)

A) np (פנ PN) AC: ? CO: Corner AB: ?

Nm ) np (פנ PN) - I. Corner: II. Or:As a turning toward another direction. KJV (6): corner, lest, not, peradventure - Strongs: H6434 (פֵּן), H6435 (פֶּן)

B) nnp (פננ PNN) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

bm ) ninp (פנינ PNYN) - Ruby: A gem that glistens when turned. [df: ynp] KJV (6): ruby - Strongs: H6443 (פָּנִי)

C) npa (אפנ APN) AC: Turn CO: Wheel AB: ?: A turning object.

Nm) npa (אפנ APN) - Turning: KJV (1): fitly - Strongs: H655 (אֹפֶן)

gm) npfa (אופנ AWPN) - Wheel: KJV (36): wheel - Strongs: H212 (אֹפָן)

H) enp (פנה PNH) AC: Turn CO: Face AB: ?: What turns back and forth.

V) enp (פנה PNH) - Turn: To turn the face or to turn directions. Also to turn something back or away. KJV (135): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Piel) turn, look, prepare, regard, respect, look - Strongs: H6437 (פָּנָה)

Nm) enp (פנה PNH) - Face: The face, also the presence of one through the sense of being in the face of. [Always written in the plural form, minp; Frequently used with the prefix "l ", meaning "to" or "for", meaning "to the face of" or "before"] KJV (2110): face, presence, because, sight, countenance, from, person, upon, of, against, open, for, toward - Strongs: H3942 (לִפְנַי), H6440 (פָּנֶה)

J) nfp (פונ PWN) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

V) nfp (פונ PWN) - Turn: KJV (1): (vf: Paal) distracted - Strongs: H6323 (פּוּן)

M) nip (פינ PYN) AC: ? CO: Corner AB: ?: A point which makes a turn.

Nf1) enip (פינה PYNH) - Corner: KJV (28): corner, chief, tower, bulwark, stay - Strongs: H6438 (פִּנָּה)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מִּנָּה28 noun feminine corner; — absolute ׳פ 2 Kings 14:13 +, construct מִּנַּת Jeremiah 31:40 +; suffix מִּנָּתָהּ Job 38:9, מִּנָּהּ Proverbs 7:8 (Ges§ 91 e); plural מִּנּוֺת absolute Zephaniah 1:16; 2 Chronicles 26:15, מִּנִּים Zechariah 14:10; construct מִּנּוֺת 1 Kings 7:34 +, etc.; —

1. a. corner, of square objects 1 Kings 7:34 + 1 Kings 7:30 (read מִּנּוֺתָיו for מַּעֲמֹתָיו, compare Kit), Exodus 27:2; Exodus 38:2; Ezekiel 43:19; of house Job 1:19, roof Proverbs 7:12; Proverbs 21:9 = Proverbs 25:24; ׳אֶבֶן לְפ Jeremiah 51:26i.e. a corner-stone; ׳אֶבֶן פ of earth Job 38:9; compare (figurative) Psalm 118:22, and (אבן omitted) Isaiah 28:16; ׳פ = street-corner 2 Chronicles 28:24.

b. specifically of wall of Jerusalem, Nehemiah 3:24 (in southeast), Nehemiah 3:31; Nehemiah 3:32 (northeast); ׳שַׁעַד הַמּ 2 Kings 14:13 + "" 2 Chronicles 25:23 ᵐ5ᵑ6 ᵑ7 and most (for ᵑ0הַמּוֺנֶה ׳שׁ), + (see שַׁעַר); apparently with battlements 2 Chronicles 26:15; of cities in General הַנְּבֹהוֺת׳הַמּ Zephaniah 1:16; of the nations Zephaniah 3:6.

2 figurative of chief, ruler as corner (support or defence), Judges 20:2; 1 Samuel 14:38; Isaiah 19:13 (read perhaps plural); Zechariah 10:4 (+יָתֵד q. v.).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
List of Word Forms
הַפִּנִּ֔ים הפנים hap·pin·nîm happinNim happinnîm
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