2596. chanak
Strong's Concordance
chanak: to train up, dedicate
Original Word: חָנַך
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: chanak
Phonetic Spelling: (khaw-nak')
Short Definition: dedicated
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
denominative verb from chek
Definition
to train up, dedicate
NASB Translation
dedicate (1), dedicated (3), train (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
II. חִָנִךְ verb train up, dedicate (compare Arabic apparently denominative from rub palate of child with chewed dates, Lane659a, of midwife rub palate of new-born child with oil, etc., before it begins to suck, Dozyii, 332; also make experienced, submissive, etc. (as one does a horse by a rope in its mouth) Lane; see also WeSkizzen iii, 154; Late Hebrew חִנֵּךְ accustom; Aramaic חֲנַךְ dedicate, חַנֵּיךְ as Late Hebrew; Ethiopic II. perceive, understand (Di108, initiatio is loan-word Id.ib.)) —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular suffix חֲנָכוֺ Deuteronomy 20:5; Imperfect3masculine singular suffix יַחְנְכֶנּוּ Deuteronomy 20:5, 3masculine plural וַיַּחְנְכוּ 1 Kings 8:63; 2Chronicles 7:5; Imperative חֲנֹךְ Proverbs 22:6; —

1 train, train up a (the) youth (לַנַּעַר) Proverbs 22:6 (compare Late Hebrew חִנּוּךְ).

2 dedicate, of formal opening of a new house Deuteronomy 20:5 (twice in verse); dedicate, consecrate temple 1 Kings 8:63 2Chronicles 7:5 (all followed by accusative)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
dedicate, train up

A primitive root; properly, to narrow (compare chanaq); figuratively, to initiate or discipline -- dedicate, train up.

see HEBREW chanaq

Forms and Transliterations
וַֽיַּחְנְכוּ֙ ויחנכו חֲנָכ֔וֹ חֲנֹ֣ךְ חנך חנכו יַחְנְכֶֽנּוּ׃ יחנכנו׃ chanaCho chaNoch ḥă·nā·ḵōw ḥă·nōḵ ḥănāḵōw ḥănōḵ vaiyachneChu way·yaḥ·nə·ḵū wayyaḥnəḵū yachneChennu yaḥ·nə·ḵen·nū yaḥnəḵennū
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Strong's Hebrew 2596
5 Occurrences


ḥă·nā·ḵōw — 1 Occ.
ḥă·nōḵ — 1 Occ.
way·yaḥ·nə·ḵū — 2 Occ.
yaḥ·nə·ḵen·nū — 1 Occ.

Deuteronomy 20:5
HEB: חָדָשׁ֙ וְלֹ֣א חֲנָכ֔וֹ יֵלֵ֖ךְ וְיָשֹׁ֣ב
NAS: house and has not dedicated it? Let him depart
KJV: house, and hath not dedicated it? let him go
INT: A new not dedicated depart and return

Deuteronomy 20:5
HEB: וְאִ֥ישׁ אַחֵ֖ר יַחְנְכֶֽנּוּ׃
NAS: and another man would dedicate it.
KJV: and another man dedicate it.
INT: man and another dedicate

1 Kings 8:63
HEB: וְעֶשְׂרִ֖ים אָ֑לֶף וַֽיַּחְנְכוּ֙ אֶת־ בֵּ֣ית
NAS: of Israel dedicated the house
KJV: of Israel dedicated the house
INT: and twenty thousand dedicated the house of the LORD

2 Chronicles 7:5
HEB: וְעֶשְׂרִ֖ים אָ֑לֶף וַֽיַּחְנְכוּ֙ אֶת־ בֵּ֣ית
NAS: the people dedicated the house
KJV: and all the people dedicated the house
INT: and twenty thousand dedicated the house of God

Proverbs 22:6
HEB: חֲנֹ֣ךְ לַ֭נַּעַר עַל־
NAS: Train up a child in the way
KJV: Train up a child in the way
INT: Train A child and

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