Nahum = "comfort" 1. the Elkoshite, prophet who predicted the fall and destruction of Nineveh; writer of the book by his name; personal history and situation unknown
Origin: from H5162
Parts of Speech: Proper Name Masculine TBESH:
Nahum = "comfort" 1) the Elkoshite, prophet who predicted the fall and destruction of Nineveh; writer of the book by his name; personal history and situation unknown
A primitive root; properly to sigh, that is, breathe strongly; by implication to besorry, that is, (in a favorable sense) to pity, console or (reflexively) rue; or (unfavorably) to avenge (oneself)
H5163 נחם nachamנחם
From H5162; consolation; Nacham, an Israelite
KJV Usage: Naham.
H5164 נחם nôchamנחם
From H5162; ruefulness, that is, desistance
KJV Usage: repentance.
H5165 נחמה nechâmâhנחמה
From H5162; consolation
KJV Usage: comfort.
H5166 נחמיה ne chemyâhנחמיה
From H5162 and H3050; consolationofJah; Nechemjah, the name of three Israelites
KJV Usage: Nehemiah.
H5167 נחמני nachămânı̂yנחמני
From H5162; consolatory; Nachamani, an Israelite
KJV Usage: Nahamani.
H8575 תּנחוּמה תּנחם תּנחוּם tanchûm tanchûm tanchûmâhתּנחוּמה תּנחם תּנחוּם
tanchûm tanchûm tanchûmâh
The third form is feminine; from H5162; compassion, solace