tsanach: to descendOriginal Word: צָנַחPart of Speech:
NAS Exhaustive ConcordanceWord Origin
a prim. rootDefinition
to descendNASB Translation
alighted (2), went through (1).
] verb descend
(meaning inferred from context); —
Qal Imperfect3feminine singular וַתִּצְנַח מֵעַל הַחֲמוֺר Judges 1:14 = Joshua 15:18 and she descended (alighted) from the ass; בָּאָרֶץ ׳וַתּ Judges 4:21and it (the tent-peg) went down into the ground.
fasten, light from off
A primitive root; to alight; (transitive) to cause to descend, i.e. Drive down -- fasten, light (from off).