5216. ner
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ner: a lamp
Original Word: נֵר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: ner
Phonetic Spelling: (neer)
Short Definition: lamps

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
a lamp
NASB Translation
lamp (18), lamps (25).

I. נֵר noun masculineExodus 25:37 lamp; — ׳נ absolute Exodus 27:20 +, construct 1 Samuel 3:3 +; suffix נֵרִי Psalm 18:29, נֵירִי "" 2 Samuel 22:29, etc.; plural נֵרוֺת absolute Leviticus 24:4 +; construct Exodus 39:37; suffix נֵרֹתֶיהָ Exodus 25:37 (twice in verse) +, נֵרֹתֵיהֶם 1 Chronicles 28:15; 2Chronicles 4:20; — lampin shrine at Shiloh 1 Samuel 3:3; especially of lampsin temple 1 Kings 7:49 7t. Chronicles, and in tabernacle Exodus 25:37 (twice in verse) + 15 t. P; compare in Zechariah's vision Zechariah 4:2 (twice in verse) as token of merrymaking Jeremiah 25:10; used in search Zephaniah 1:12, compare (figurative) נִשְׁמַת אָדָם ׳נֵר י Proverbs 20:27; used in household work Proverbs 31:18; figurative of prosperity יִשְׂרָאֵל ׳נ 2 Samuel 21:17 (embodied in David); also Job 18:6; Job 21:17; Job 29:3; Psalm 18:29 = 2 Samuel 22:29; Psalm 132:17; Proverbs 13:9; Proverbs 20:20; Proverbs 24:20; of God's word as a guide Psalm 119:105, compare Proverbs 6:23.

I. נִיר noun [masculine] lamp; — always figurative ׳לְמַעַן הֱיוֺתנֿ לְדָוִיד 1 Kings 11:26, i.e. that his family may remain on the throne; compare 1 Kings 15:4; 2 Kings 8:19 2Chronicles 21:7; happiness, delight (construct) נִר רְשָׁעִים Proverbs 21:4 (so Vrss Thes Buhl Now Wild, > Ew Del SS Frankenb = II. נִיר below II. ניר below).

candle, lamp, light

Or nir {neer}; also neyr {nare}; or ner {nare}; or (feminine) nerah {nay-raw'}; from a primitive root (see niyr; nuwr) properly, meaning to glisten; a lamp (i.e. The burner) or light (literally or figuratively) -- candle, lamp, light.

see HEBREW niyr

see HEBREW nuwr

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