H5387 נשׂא נשׂיא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

נשׂא נשׂיא
nâśı̂y' nâśi'
naw-see', naw-see'
From H5375; properly an exalted one, that is, a king or sheik; also a rising mist

KJV Usage: captain, chief, cloud, governor, prince, ruler, vapour.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


נשׂא נשׂיא

1. one lifted up, chief, prince, captain, leader
2. rising mist, vapour
Origin: from H5375
TWOT: 1421b,1421c
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H5387 נשׂא נשׂיא is used in the Bible

First 30 of 130 occurrences of H5387 נשׂא נשׂיא

Genesis 17:20 princes
Genesis 23:6 prince
Genesis 25:16 princes
Genesis 34:2 prince
Exodus 16:22 man: and all the rulers
Exodus 22:28 the ruler
Exodus 34:31 and all the rulers
Exodus 35:27 And the rulers
Leviticus 4:22 When a ruler
Numbers 1:16 princes
Numbers 1:44 and the princes
Numbers 2:3 shall be captain
Numbers 2:5 shall be captain
Numbers 2:7 shall be captain
Numbers 2:10 and the captain
Numbers 2:12 and the captain
Numbers 2:14 and the captain
Numbers 2:18 and the captain
Numbers 2:20 and the captain
Numbers 2:22 and the captain
Numbers 2:25 and the captain
Numbers 2:27 and the captain
Numbers 2:29 and the captain
Numbers 3:24 And the head
Numbers 3:30 And the head
Numbers 3:32 shall be chief
Numbers 3:32 over the leaders
Numbers 3:35 And the head
Numbers 4:34 and the chief
Numbers 4:46 and the leaders

Distinct usage

20 prince
10 and the prince
9 and the captain
5 and the princes
4 princes
3 And the head
3 the princes
3 shall be captain
2 a prince
2 the prince
2 and he causeth the vapours
2 the leaders
2 the princes,
1 the ruler
1 And the rulers
1 When a ruler
1 shall be chief
1 over the leaders
1 and the leaders
1 That the princes
1 who were the princes
1 by the princes
1 trumpet, then the princes,
1 princes,
1 chief
1 him prince
1 captive: he was prince
1 and to every governor
1 He causeth the vapours
1 is like clouds
1 for the princes
1 it shall be upon all the princes
1 Behold, the princes
1 and all the princes
1 of the princes
1 and my princes
1 for the prince
1 And it shall be the prince's part
1 shall the prince
1 that the prince
1 And when the prince
1 Now when the prince
1 to the prince:
1 Moreover the prince
1 shall be for the prince,
1 for the prince:
1 of that which is the prince's,
1 shall be for the prince.
1 and all her princes,
1 man: and all the rulers
1 and all the rulers
1 and the chief
1 as the princes
1 But all the princes
1 with the princes
1 Then all the princes
1 were princes
1 every one a ruler
1 of all their princes
1 and every one of their princes

Corresponding Greek Words

nasi G435 aner
nasi G747 archegos
nasi G758 archon
nasi G935 basileus
nasi G1484 ethnos
nasi G2233 hegeomai
nasi G3507 nephele
nasi G3509 nephos

Related words


H5375 נסה נשׂא nâśâ' nâsâh

נסה נשׂא
nâśâ' nâsâh
naw-saw', naw-saw'
A primitive root; to lift, in a great variety of applications, literally and figuratively, absolutely and relatively

KJV Usage: accept, advance, arise, (able to, [armour], suffer to) bear (-er, up), bring (forth), burn, carry (away), cast, contain, desire, ease, exact, exalt (self), extol, fetch, forgive, furnish, further, give, go on, help, high, hold up, honourable (+ man), lade, lay, lift (self) up, lofty, marry, magnify, X needs, obtain, pardon, raise (up), receive, regard, respect, set (up), spare, stir up, + swear, take (away, up), X utterly, wear, yield.

H3485 ישּׂשׂכר yiśśâśkâr
From H5375 and H7939; he will bring a reward; Jissaskar, a son of Jacob

KJV Usage: Issachar.

H4853 משּׂא maśśâ'
From H5375; a burden; specifically tribute, or (abstractly) porterage; figuratively an utterance, chiefly a doom, especially singing; mental, desire

KJV Usage: burden, carry away, prophecy, X they set, song, tribute.

H4856 משּׂא maśśô'
From H5375; partiality (as a lifting up)

KJV Usage: respect.

H4858 משּׂאה maśśâ'âh
From H5375; a conflagration (from the rising of smoke)

KJV Usage: burden.

H4864 משׂאת maś'êth
From H5375; properly (abstractly) a raising (as of the hands in prayer), or rising (of flame); figuratively an utterance; concretely a beacon (as raised); a present (as taken), mess, or tribute; figuratively a reproach (as a burden)

KJV Usage: burden, collection, sign of fire, (great) flame, gift, lifting up, mess, oblation, reward.

H4984 מתנשּׂא mithnaśśê'
From H5375; (used as abstraction) supreme exaltation

KJV Usage: exalted.

H5376 נשׂא ne śâ'
ne śâ'
(Chaldee); corresponding to H5375

KJV Usage: carry away, make insurrection, take.

H5379 נשּׂאת niśśê'th
Passive participle feminine of H5375; something taken, that is, a present

KJV Usage: gift.

H5385 נשׂאה נשׂוּאה ne śû'âh ne śû'âh
נשׂאה נשׂוּאה
ne śû'âh ne śû'âh
nes-oo-aw', nes-oo-aw'
Feminine passive participle of H5375; something borne, that is, a load

KJV Usage: carriage.

H7613 שׂאת śe 'êth
e 'êth
From H5375; an elevation or leprous scab; figuratively elation or cheerfulness; exaltation in rank or character

KJV Usage: be accepted, dignity, excellency, highness, raise up self, rising.

H7721 שׂוא śô'
From an unused root (akin to H5375 and H7722) meaning to rise; a rising

KJV Usage: arise.

Multiple Qere Readings for a Kethiv
There are several marginal or qere readings for a kethiv reading. In Ne 5:7 the word "exact" is coded as "exact { [H5378]} { [H5378]} { [H8778]} { [H8778]} { [H5383]} { [H5383]} { [H8675]} { [H8675]} { [H5375]} { [H5375]}". The two marginal readings, Strong's numbers { [H5378]} and { [H5383]} exist for the one kethiv reading { [H5375]}.

G142 αἴρω
A primary verb; to lift; by implication to take up or away; figuratively to raise (the voice), keep in suspense (the mind); specifically to sail away (that is, weigh anchor); by Hebraism (compare [H5375]) to expiate sin

KJV Usage: away with, bear (up), carry, lift up, loose, make to doubt, put away, remove, take (away, up).