H3985 מאן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to refuse

KJV Usage: refuse, X utterly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. (Piel) to refuse
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1138
Parts of Speech: Verb

to refuse
1) (Piel) to refuse

View how H3985 מאן is used in the Bible

First 30 of 41 occurrences of H3985 מאן

Genesis 37:35 him; but he refused
Genesis 39:8 But he refused,
Genesis 48:19 refused,
Exodus 4:23 me: and if thou shalt refuse
Exodus 7:14 he refuseth
Exodus 10:3 wilt thou refuse
Exodus 16:28 How long refuse
Exodus 22:17 shall utterly
Exodus 22:17 refuse
Numbers 20:21 refused
Numbers 22:13 refuseth
Numbers 22:14 refuseth
Deuteronomy 25:7 refuseth
1 Samuel 8:19 refused
1 Samuel 28:23 But he refused,
2 Samuel 2:23 But he refused
2 Samuel 13:9 him; but he refused
1 Kings 20:35 refused
1 Kings 21:15 which he refused
2 Kings 5:16 it; but he refused.
Nehemiah 9:17 And refused
Esther 1:12 refused
Job 6:7 refused
Psalms 77:2 refused
Psalms 78:10 and refused
Proverbs 1:24 and ye refused;
Proverbs 21:7 because they refuse
Proverbs 21:25 refuse
Isaiah 1:20 But if ye refuse
Jeremiah 3:3 thou didst refuse

Distinct usage

7 refused
3 refuseth
2 him; but he refused
2 But he refused,
2 refuse
2 and refused
2 they refuse
1 refused,
1 me: and if thou shalt refuse
1 he refuseth
1 How long refuse
1 shall utterly
1 But he refused
1 which he refused
1 But if ye refuse
1 thou didst refuse
1 which refuseth
1 because they refused
1 But they refused
1 because they refuse
1 who refused
1 they refused
1 wilt thou refuse
1 it; but he refused.
1 them, but they have refused
1 they have refused
1 And it shall be, if they refuse
1 and ye refused;

Corresponding Greek Words

maen pi,adj G1014 boulomai
maen pi. see G4255 st. pro aireo
maen pi. G544 apeitheo
maen pi. G1410 dunamai
maen pi. G1522 eis akouo
maen pi. G2309 thelo
maen pi. (c. neg.) G5219 hupakouo

Related words


H3986 מאן mâ'ên
From H3985; unwilling

KJV Usage: refuse.

H3987 מאן mê'ên
From H3985; refractory

KJV Usage: refuse.