5207. nichoach
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nichoach: a quieting, soothing, tranquilizing
Original Word: נִיח֫וֹחַ
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: nichoach
Phonetic Spelling: (nee-kho'-akh)
Short Definition: soothing

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from nuach
a quieting, soothing, tranquilizing
NASB Translation
soothing (43).

נִיחֹחַ and (Leviticus 1:9) נִיחוֺחַ43

noun [masculine] a quieting, soothing, tranquillizing (compare I. נַחַת Job 36:16) (ריח ניחח also Ecclus 45:16c; on formative see 0l§ 187 b) Sta§ 233 BaNB § 142ii. 1, 151. 489, where, after PhilippiBas ii. 362, יִ֯ explanation as dissimilation from וֺ); — absolute ׳נ Genesis 8:21 +; suffix נִיחֹתִי Numbers 28:2, נִיחֹחֲכֶם Leviticus 26:31, נִיחוֺחֵיהֶם Ezekiel 20:28; — a soothing, tranquillizing, only in phrase ׳רֵיח נ = soothing, tranquillizing odour of sacrifices acceptable to ׳י Genesis 8:21 (J), Exodus 29:18,25,41; Leviticus 1:9,13,17 32t. P. Ezekiel 20:41; of sacrifice to idols Ezekiel 6:13; Ezekiel 16:19; Ezekiel 20:28.

sweet odour

Or niychoach {nee-kho'-akh}; from nuwach; properly, restful, i.e. Pleasant; abstractly, delight -- sweet (odour).

see HEBREW nuwach

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