4998. naah
Strong's Concordance
naah: to be comely or befitting
Original Word: נָאָה
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: naah
Phonetic Spelling: (naw-aw')
Short Definition: lovely
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
Definition
to be comely or befitting
NASB Translation
befits (1), lovely (2).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
[נָאָה] verb only

Pi`lel be comely, befitting (Thes Ol§ 251 a, 187 a Sta§ 416 b Ges§ 2. R. 4 SS BaePsalm 33:1 > AE Ki HartmPlurilit.-bildungen (1875) 13 ff.ZMG xxx. 1876, 185 Now HupPsalm 31:1. 93, 5 Buhl

Niph`alI. אוה desire, i.e. desirable, beautiful; Late Hebrew נאה Pi`el Hithpa`el; ᵑ7 נוֺאִי beauty); —

Pi`lel Perfect נַאֲוָה Psalm 93:5 (so van d. H Ginsb; Masora Baer Deon the passage נָָֽאֲוָה = נָאוָה see נָאוֶה

adjective, but see Sta§ 155. b. n); נָאווּ Isaiah 52:7; Songs 1:10 (on form compare Gesl.c.); —

1 be comely; of feet of messenger, (figurative) Isaiah 52:7; of cheeks Songs 1:10.

2 be befitting: קֹֿדֶשׁ׳לְבֵיתְךָ נ Psalm 93:5.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
be beautiful, become, be comely

A primitive root; properly, to be at home, i.e. (by implication) to be pleasant (or suitable), i.e. Beautiful -- be beautiful, become, be comely.

Forms and Transliterations
נַאֲוָה־ נָּאו֨וּ נָאו֤וּ נאוה־ נאוו na’ăwāh- na·’ă·wāh- nā·wū naavah naVu nāwū
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Strong's Hebrew 4998
3 Occurrences


na·’ă·wāh- — 1 Occ.
nā·wū — 2 Occ.

Psalm 93:5
HEB: מְאֹ֗ד לְבֵיתְךָ֥ נַאֲוָה־ קֹ֑דֶשׁ יְ֝הוָ֗ה
NAS: Holiness befits Your house,
KJV: holiness becometh thine house,
INT: are fully your house befits Holiness LORD

Songs 1:10
HEB: נָאו֤וּ לְחָיַ֙יִךְ֙ בַּתֹּרִ֔ים
NAS: Your cheeks are lovely with ornaments,
KJV: Thy cheeks are comely with rows
INT: are lovely your cheeks ornaments

Isaiah 52:7
HEB: מַה־ נָּאו֨וּ עַל־ הֶהָרִ֜ים
NAS: How lovely on the mountains
KJV: How beautiful upon the mountains
INT: How lovely on the mountains

3 Occurrences

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