5180. Nechushtan
Strong's Concordance
Nechushtan: the name of Moses' bronze serpent
Original Word: נְחֻשְׁתָּן
Part of Speech: Noun
Transliteration: Nechushtan
Phonetic Spelling: (nekh-oosh-tawn')
Definition: the name of Moses' bronze serpent
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from the same as nechosheth
the name of Moses' bronze serpent
NASB Translation
Nehushtan (1).

נְחֻשְׁתָּן proper name, feminine given to bronze serpent 2 Kings 18:4 probably = bronze-god (so Thes, see also BauSemitic Rel. i. 288; compare נְחַשׁ נְחשֶׁת 2 Kings 18:4; Numbers 21:9 (twice in verse) ); — chief arg. ag. this are vocalization of ᵐ5 Νεσθαλει, A ᵐ5L Νε(ε)σθαν, and comparative unimportance of material of which image was made; others think of נָחָשׁ serpent (NöZMG xlii (1888), 482 תן + נחשׁ, Kloon the passage יתן + נחשׁ); LagBN 188, 205 thinks loan-word

IV. נחשׁ (possibly √ of following, si vera lectio; but precise meaning uncertain; GeiUrschrift 392 compare Arabic [= goad, prick; a certain piece of perforated wood (Frey)], Late Hebrew נְחשֶׁת [bottom of vessel, LevyNHWB iii. 374]).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

From nchosheth; something made of copper, i.e. The copper serpent of the Desert -- Nehushtan.

see HEBREW nchosheth

Forms and Transliterations
נְחֻשְׁתָּֽן׃ נחשתן׃ nə·ḥuš·tān nechushTan nəḥuštān
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Englishman's Concordance
2 Kings 18:4
HEB: וַיִּקְרָא־ ל֖וֹ נְחֻשְׁתָּֽן׃
NAS: to it; and it was called Nehushtan.
KJV: to it: and he called it Nehushtan.
INT: burned called Nehushtan

1 Occurrence

Strong's Hebrew 5180
1 Occurrence

nə·ḥuš·tān — 1 Occ.

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