H5183 נחת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H5182; a descent, that is, imposition, unfavorable (punishment) or favorable (food); also (intransitively; perhaps from H5117), restfulness

KJV Usage: lighting down, quiet (-ness), to rest, be set on.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. rest, quietness
a. quietness, quiet attitude
b. rest (of death)
2. descent (of judgment)
Origin: from H5182
TWOT: 1323a,1351a
Parts of Speech: Noun

View how H5183 נחת is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H5183 נחת

Job 17:16 when our rest
Job 36:16 and that which should be set
Proverbs 29:9 there is no rest.
Ecclesiastes 4:6 with quietness,
Ecclesiastes 6:5 hath more rest
Ecclesiastes 9:17 in quiet
Isaiah 30:15 and rest
Isaiah 30:30 the lighting down

Distinct usage

1 when our rest
1 and that which should be set
1 there is no rest.
1 with quietness,
1 hath more rest
1 in quiet
1 and rest
1 the lighting down

Corresponding Greek Words

nachat G2372 thumos