5224. Neko
Lexical Summary
Neko: a king of Egypt
Original Word: נְכוֹ
Transliteration: Neko
Phonetic Spelling: (nek-o')
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Short Definition: a king of Egypt
Meaning: Neco -- a king of Egypt
Strong's Concordance

Probably of Egyptian origin; Neko, an Egyptian king -- Necho. Compare Par'oh Nkoh.

see HEBREW Par'oh Nkoh


H5224. Neko

נְכֹה נְכוֺ,proper name, masculine Necho (II), king of Egypt (Egyptian Nkw, i.e (SteindBAS i. 346 f.) Nekawœ; Assyrian Nikû Id.ib. SchrCOT 2 Kings 23:29 is grandfather of Bibl. Necho); — contemporary of Josiah and Nebuchadnezzar [ B.C. 611-605]: נְכוֺ2 Chronicles 35:20 (ᵐ5θαραω Νεχαω), נְכֹה35:22; 36:4 (ᵐ5θαραω Νεχαω); נְכוֺ מַּרְעֹהJeremiah 46:2, נְכֹה מַּרְעֹה2 Kings 23:29, 33, 34, 35 (all ᵐ5id.).


proper name, masculine see below כּון‎, and see כִּידֹן‎.

נכח‎ (√ of following: probably be in front of; LagBN 30 compare Arabic marry (perhaps originally in physical sense); Syriac is Gentle, gentleness).


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