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min: kind, species
Original Word: מִין
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: min
Phonetic Spelling: (meen)
Short Definition: kind

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
kind, species
NASB Translation
kind (21), kinds (10).

[מִין] noun [masculine] kind, species (Late Hebrew id. (Ecclus 43:25 id.), also schismatic, heretic; Jewish-Aramaic מִינָא, species; Palestinian Syriac = nation PS2094 SchwIdioticon 50; yet not Aramaic loan-word in Hebrew; see LagBN 183 f.); — always suffix + preposition לְמִינֵהוּ Genesis 1:12 (twice in verse) + 2t.; לְמִינוֺ Genesis 1:11 (omitted by ᵐ5) + 3 t.; לְמִינָהּ Genesis 1:24 (twice in verse) + 9 t.; לְמִינָהֿ Ezekiel 47:10 (strike out Co); לְמִינֵהֶם Genesis 1:21; — kind, species, of plant Genesis 1:11,12 (twice in verse); usually of animal (beast, bird, fish, insect) Genesis 1:21,22,24 (twice in verse); Genesis 1:25 (3 t. in verse); Genesis 6:20 (3 t. in verse); Genesis 7:14 (4 t. in verse); Leviticus 11:14,15,16,19,22 (4 t. in verse); Leviticus 11:29 (all P); also Deuteronomy 14:13,14,15,18 (compare Leviticus) Ezekiel 47:10 (on text, compare Co).


From an unused root meaning to portion out; a sort, i.e. Species -- kind. Compare min.

see HEBREW min

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