nachal: to get or take as a possessionOriginal Word: נָחַלPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
denominative verb from nachalahDefinition
to get or take as a possessionNASB Translation
allotted (1), apportion (2), apportion for inheritance (1), apportion the inheritance (1), apportioned (1), apportioned for an inheritance (1), apportioning for inheritance (1), bequeath (2), distributed (1), divide (1), divide it for an inheritance (1), endow (1), endowed (1), gave (1), gave inheritance (1), give (1), give inheritance (1), give as a possession (1), give...possession (1), have (2), have an inheritance (2), inherit (16), inheritance (8), inherited (3), inherits (1), leaves an inheritance (1), possess (2), possess them as an inheritance (1), possessed (1), possesses (1), possession (2), receive inheritance (1), received (2), received inheritance (1), take (1), take possession (1), wills (1).
Brown-Driver-Briggs נָחַל verb denominative get or take as a possession
; Ecclus נחל
Ecclesiasticus 45:22b +; Late Hebrew id.
Qal Perfect ׳נ Zechariah 2:16; 2masculine singular נָחַלְתָּ Exodus 23:20 8t. Perfect; Imperfect3masculine singular יִנְחַלְ Isaiah 57:13; 3masculine plural יִנְחֲלוּ Numbers 18:23 5t.; יִנְחָ֑לוּ Numbers 26:55 2t.; + 8 t. Imperfect; Infinitive נְחֹל Numbers 34:18; Joshua 19:49; —
1 take possession, inherit:
a. land of Canaan, Exodus 23:30 (E), Exodus 32:13 (J), Isaiah 57:13; Ezekiel 47:14; Zoin and Judah Psalm 69:37.
b. special sections in the land, of tribes and individuals, נחל נחלה Joshua 17:6 (J); ׳נחלה אשׁר נ Deuteronomy 19:14 (D), Numbers 35:8 (P), compare Joshua 14:1 (P); without accusative, have or get a (landed) property, Numbers 18:20,23,24; Numbers 26:55; Numbers 32:19; Joshua 16:4; Joshua 19:9 (all P), Judges 11:3.
c. land of Moab and Ammon by conquest Zephaniah 2:9; landed property בכל הנוים Psalm 82:8.
d. God takes possession of Israel as his private property Exodus 34:9 (J); Judah Zechariah 2:16.
2 figurative have or get as a possession, property: testimonies Psalm 119:111, glory Proverbs 3:35, good things Proverbs 28:10, lies Jeremiah 16:19, wind Proverbs 11:29, simplicity Proverbs 14:18.
3 divide the land for a possession, Numbers 34:17,18; Joshua 19:49 (all P; incorrect pointing for Piel, so SS).
Pi`el divide for a possession: Perfect3masculine singular נִחַל Joshua 13:32; 3plural נִחֲלוּ Joshua 14:1; Joshua 19:51; Infinitive נַחֵל Numbers 34:29 (all P); also Numbers 34:17,18; Joshua 19:49 (see Qal 3).
Hithpa`el Perfect3plural suffix הִתְנַחֲלוּם Isaiah 24:2; 2masculine plural הִתְנַחַלְתֶּם Leviticus 25:46; Numbers 33:54; Imperfect תִּתְנַחֲלוּ Numbers 34:13; Ezekiel 47:13; תִּתְנֶחָ֑לוּ Numbers 33:54; Infinitive הִתְנַחֵל Numbers 32:18; possess oneself of land (accusative), Numbers 33:54; Numbers 34:13(P) Ezekiel 47:13; נחלה Numbers 32:18 (P); slaves Leviticus 25:46 (P) Isaiah 14:2; absolute, reference to land Numbers 33:54 (P); all with לְ person (for whose benefit), except Numbers 32:18; Numbers 34:13; Isaiah 14:2.
Hiph`il Perfect1singular הִנְחַ֫לְתִּי Jeremiah 3:18 3t. Perfect; Imperfect3masculine singular יַנְחִיל Deuteronomy 3:28; יַנְחִל Ezekiel 46:18; 2masculine singular suffix תַּנְחִילֶנָּה Deuteronomy 31:7 5t. Imperfect; Infinitive construct הַנְחִיל Isaiah 49:8; Proverbs 8:21; בְּהַנְחֵל Deuteronomy 32:8 (on form compare Ew§ 238 d Köi. 315 Ges§ 53k; read בְּהַנְחִל?); suffix הַנְחִילוֺ Deuteronomy 21:16; Participle מַנְחִיל Deuteronomy 12:10; —
1 give as a possession:
a. land of Canaan (given by ׳י or his servants), accusative of person and thing, Deuteronomy 1:38; Deuteronomy 3:28; Deuteronomy 12:10; Deuteronomy 19:3; Deuteronomy 31:7; Joshua 1:6 (all D), Jeremiah 3:18; Jeremiah 12:14.
b. various things, accusative of person and thing, especially blessings, Zechariah 8:12; 1 Samuel 2:8; Proverbs 8:21; accusative of thing Isaiah 49:8; accusative of person Deuteronomy 32:8.
2 cause to inherit, give as an inheritance, with accusative of person and thing, Deuteronomy 21:16; accusative of person + מן thing, Ezekiel 46:18; accusative of person Proverbs 13:22; ל person 1 Chronicles 28:8.
Hoph`al Perfect1singular הָנְחַלְתּי Job 7:3 made to possess, with accusative of thing, e.g. months of vanity.
divide, have inheritance, take as a heritage, cause to, give to, make to inherit, distribute for
A primitive root; to inherit (as a (figurative) mode of descent), or (generally) to occupy; causatively, to bequeath, or (generally) distribute, instate -- divide, have ((inheritance)), take as a heritage, (cause to, give to, make to) inherit, (distribute for, divide (for, for an, by), give for, have, leave for, take (for)) inheritance, (have in, cause to, be made to) possess(-ion).