נְתִיבָה noun feminine id.; — absolute ׳נ
[Isa 43:16], suffix נְתִּיבָתִי [Job 30:13] + 2 t. נְתִיבָתָם [Prov 1:15] plural absolute נְתִיכוֺת [Prov 8:2] +; construct id. [Job 38:20] +; suffix נְתִיבֹתַי [Job 19:8]; [Lam 3:9], נְתִיבֹתָיו [Job 24:13], etc.; — path:
1. lit הֹלְכֵי נְתִיבוֺת
[Judg 5:6] goers on paths, i.e. travellers, [Prov 8:2]; [Isa 58:12] (Oort Lag Klo נְתִיצוֺת but against this Du); path through sea [Isa 43:16] (in figurative); of path to house of (personified) light and darkness [Job 38:20].
2. often || דֶּרֶךְ
\ \ a. = course of life
[Job 19:8]; [Job 30:13]; [Lam 3:9]; [Ps 119:105]; [Ps 142:4], of Israel [Hos 2:8] of path of God's appointment [Isa 42:16].
\ \ b. of moral action, and character: paths of wisdom
[Prov 3:17], justice [Prov 8:20] (|| אֹרַח צְדָקָה); light [Job 24:13] עוֺלָם ׳נ [Jer 6:16] (|| דֶּרֶךְ הַטּוֺב); path of wicked [Prov 1:15]; [Isa 59:8] (crooked), path of adulteress [Prov 7:25] נְתִיבוֺת [Jer 18:15] is rendered 'by-paths,' by Gf Rothst and others; < Gie makes construct before following נְתִיבָהּ֯ סְלוּלָה דֶּרֶךְ לֹא [Prov 12:28] see נָתִיב.
The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon
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