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na'-se (Codex Vaticanus Nasei; Codex Alexandrinus Nasith; the King James Version, Nasith): The head of one of the families which went up with Zerubbabel (1 Esdras 5:32) equals "Neziah" of Ezra 2:54 Nehemiah 7:56.

Strong's Hebrew
5387a. nasi -- one lifted up, a chief, prince
nasi or nasi. 5387, 5387a. nasi or nasi. 5387b . one lifted up, a chief,
prince. Transliteration: nasi or nasi Short Definition: leader. ...
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5387b. nasi -- rising mist, vapor
... 5387a, 5387b. nasi. 5388 . rising mist, vapor. Transliteration: nasi Short
Definition: clouds. ... 5387a, 5387b. nasi. 5388 . Strong's Numbers.
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5387. nasiy' -- one lifted up, a chief, prince
... Or nasi' {naw-see'}; from nasa'; properly, an exalted one, ie A king or sheik; also
a rising mist -- captain, chief, cloud, governor, prince, ruler, vapour. ...
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Chammath. Ammaus. The Warm Baths of Tiberias.
... "It was lawful for the Gadarenes, R. Judah Nasi permitting them, to go down into
Chammath [on the ... "R. Jonathan and R. Judah Nasi went to Chammath of Gadara.". ...
/.../lightfoot/from the talmud and hebraica/chapter 74 chammath ammaus the.htm

The Hebrews and the Philistines --Damascus
... turbulent neighbour, or a threatened invasion by some stranger, to rouse the whole
tribe to corporate action; at such times they would elect a "nasi," or ruler ...
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Appendix iii. Rabbinic views as to the Lawfulness of Images ...
... This more liberal tendency had, indeed, appeared at a much earlier period, in the
case of the Nasi Gamaliel II., who made use of a public bath at Acco in which ...
/.../the life and times of jesus the messiah/appendix iii rabbinic views as.htm

Traditionalism, Its Origin, Character, and Literature - the ...
... Later tradition has represented these successive couples as, respectively, the Nasi
(president), and Ab-beth-din (vice-president, of the Sanhedrin). ...
/.../chapter viii traditionalism its origin.htm

... 56 In Maaser Sheni, Sota 24.1, the duumvirate or suggoth, consisting of the president,
Nasi, and vice-president, Ab-beth-din, are referred to Hyrcanus's ...
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Some Other Towns Near Tiberias. Beth-Meon. Caphar Chittaia. ...
... sessions of the three men. R. Judah Nasi hearing these words was angry,
and sent to apprehend him. But he fled without Magdala: but ...
/.../lightfoot/from the talmud and hebraica/chapter 78 some other towns.htm

Thursday Night - Before Annas and Caiaphas - Peter and Jesus.
... The latter sat in a semicircle, under the presidency of the Nasi (prince') and the
vice-presidency of the Ab-beth-din (father of the Court of Law'). ...
/.../the life and times of jesus the messiah/chapter xiii thursday night -.htm

The Healing of the Woman - Christ's Personal Appearance - the ...
... [2941] The Palestinian Nasi, or President of the Sanhedrin, also had a distinctive
dress, [2942] and the head of the Jewish community in Babylon a distinctive ...
/.../the life and times of jesus the messiah/chapter xxvi the healing of.htm

Jewish views on Trade, Tradesmen, and Trades' Guilds
... himself have been quoted in a previous chapter. Rabbi Gamaliel, the son
of Jehudah the Nasi, said (Ab. ii.2): "Fair is the study of ...
/.../edersheim/sketches of jewish social life/chapter 11 jewish views on.htm

The Healing of the Man Born Blind.
... Ordinarily, its duration extended over seven days; but, if pronounced by the
Nasi, or Head of the Sanhedrin, it lasted for thirty days. ...
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... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia NASI. na'-se (Codex Vaticanus Nasei; Codex
Alexandrinus Nasith; the King James Version, Nasith): The ...
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... AD (tanna', plural tanna'im); (c) a single tenet; (d) a collection of such tenets;
(e) above all, the collection made by Rabbi Jehudah (or Judah) ha-Nasi'. ...
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Ruler (329 Occurrences)
... In 2 Chronicles 35:8 the names of three others are given (Hilkiah, Zechariah and
Jehiel). (3) nasi, "prince" (so Numbers 13:2, the King James Version "ruler ...
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Governor (78 Occurrences)
... 9:25). (2.) Hebrews nasi, raised; exalted. Used ... ruler"). (4) nasi' (2 Chronicles
1:2, the Revised Version (British and American) "prince"). ...
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Prince (160 Occurrences)
... (2) nasi': usually derived from nasa', "to lift," hence, "exalted"; otherwise: a
"speaker." (a) An ... Of special interest is the use of the word nasi' in Ezekiel. ...
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Sanhedrin (19 Occurrences)
... to the Talmud (especially Haghighah 2 2), the Sanhedrin is represented as a juridical
tribunal of scribes, in which one scribe acted as nasi', "prince," ie ...
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... It is probable that the same movement, which led Jehudah ha-Nasi' to commit to writing
the decisions of the rabbis which form the Mishna, would lead to writing ...
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Vapor (6 Occurrences)
... rain from his vapor" (Job 36:27); "There went up a mist ['edh] from the earth, and
watered the whole face of the ground" (Genesis 2:6). (2) nasi', "vapor," ie ...
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Nasor. Nasi, Nasor. Nathan . Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia NASOR.
na'-sor. See HAZOR. Nasi, Nasor. Nathan . Reference Bible.
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