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Strong's #975 - בַּחַן

Transliteration
bachan
Phonetics
bakh'-an
Origin
from (H974) (in the sense of keeping a look-out)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
TWOT
230b
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) watchtower

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (1)
Isaiah 1
NAS (1)
Isaiah 1
HCS (1)
Isaiah 1
BSB (1)
Isaiah 1
ESV (1)
Isaiah 1
WEB (1)
Isaiah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2011) nhb (בההנ BHhN) AC: Examine CO: Watchtower AB: ?: A close and careful examination of a place or something. An inspection to determine effectiveness. [from: hb- examination to select a choice one]

V) nhb (בההנ BHhN) - Examine: To test, try or scrutinize. KJV (29): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Pual) try, prove, examine, tempt, trial - Strongs: H974 (בָּחַן)

Nm) nhb (בההנ BHhN) - Watchtower: A place of inspection. KJV (1): tower - Strongs: H975 (בַּחַן)

bm) nihb (בההינ BHhYN) - Watchtower: A place of inspection. KJV (1): tower - Strongs: H971 (בָּחִין)

cm) nfhb (בההונ BHhWN) - Watchtower: A place of inspection. KJV (1): tower - Strongs: H969 (בָּחוֹן)

gm) nhfb (בוההנ BWHhN) - Tested: Something that has been tested through inspection and found worthy. KJV (1): tried - Strongs: H976 (בֹּחַן)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 בַּ֫חַן noun [masculine] watch-tower, Isaiah 32:14.


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

בַּחַן m., watch-tower (see the root No. 2), Isaiah 32:14, עֹפֶל וָבַחַן “the hill (Ophel) and the watch-tower on it.” It seems to denote a tower built on the hill Ophel, as to which see Nehemiah 3:26, 27.


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List of Word Forms
וָבַ֜חַן ובחן vaVachan wā·ḇa·ḥan wāḇaḥan
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