H5181 נחת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to sink, that is, descend; causatively, to press or lead down

KJV Usage: be broken, (cause to) come down, enter, go down, press sore, settle, stick fast.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to go down, descend
a. (Qal)
1. to go down, descend
2. to descend, descend into (chastisement) (fig.)
b. (Niphal) to come down into, penetrate
c. (Piel) to cause to descend, press down, stretch (a bow)
d. (Hiphil) to bring down
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1351
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5181 נחת is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H5181 נחת

2 Samuel 22:35 is broken
Job 21:13 go down
Psalms 18:34 is broken
Psalms 38:2 stick fast
Psalms 38:2 falleth heavy upon me.
Psalms 65:10 thou settlest
Proverbs 17:10 entereth
Jeremiah 21:13 Who shall come down
Joel 3:11 to come down,

Distinct usage

2 is broken
1 go down
1 stick fast
1 falleth heavy upon me.
1 thou settlest
1 entereth
1 Who shall come down
1 to come down,

Corresponding Greek Words

nachat G1991 epi sterizo
nachat G2597 kata baino
nachat G2837 koimao
nachat pi. G2608 kat agnumi
nachat pi. G5087 tithemi