BDB6203 [H4617]

מַעֲנֶה noun masculineProv 15:1 answer, response; — absolute רַֿךְ׳מ Prov 15:1 a gentle answer; construct מַעֲנִה פִּיו vProv 15:23, compare לָשׁוֺן ׳מ Prov 16:1 (i.e. ability to answer); אֱלֹהִים ׳מ Mic 3:7 i.e. response for guidance; absolute also Prov 29:19 response = obedience; Job 32:3; Job 32:5 reply, refutation; suffix לַמַּעֲנֵהוּ Job 16:4 = for its purpose, that for which it answers (see Toy).

The Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon
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