hanachah: a giving of restOriginal Word: הֲנָחָהPart of Speech:
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a giving of restNASB Translation
Brown-Driver-Briggs הֲנָחָה noun feminine a giving of rest
, i.e. perhaps holiday-making (compare נוח
Hiph`il A; properly Infinitive, Sta§ 621 c BaNB 90, compare Köii. 1, 402); — לַמְּדִינוֺת עָשָׂה ׳וַה Esther 2:18 and a holiday-making for the provinces be enacted, ᵑ9 requies; but ᵐ5 ἄφεσις, whence al. release from taxes, or amnesty.
From nuwach; permission of rest, i.e. Quiet -- release.
see HEBREW nuwach