5384. nasheh
Strong's Concordance
nasheh: a vein (or nerve) in the thigh
Original Word: נָשֶׁה
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: nasheh
Phonetic Spelling: (naw-sheh')
Short Definition: hip
נָשֶׁה noun [masculine] a vein (or nerve) in the thigh (etymology dubious; on formative compare LagBN 50; Arabic apparently the portion of the principal vein of the leg which is in the thigh, vulgar sciatic vein, or (modern) sciatic nerve and even sciatica, Lane3033); — only גִּיד הַנָּשֶׁה Gen Genesis 32:33a the sinew of the thigh-vein (or thigh-nerve, אֲשֶׁר עַלכַּֿף הַיָּרֵךְ), compare v33b. — On sacredness of thigh, compare RSSem i. 360; 2nd ed. 380 WeHeid (2), 168.

נָשִׁים see אִשָּׁה above

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
which shrank

From nashah, in the sense of failure; rheumatic or crippled (from the incident to Jacob) -- which shrank.

see HEBREW nashah

Forms and Transliterations
הַנָּשֶֽׁה׃ הַנָּשֶׁ֗ה הנשה הנשה׃ han·nā·šeh hannāšeh hannaSheh
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Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Hebrew 5384
2 Occurrences

han·nā·šeh — 2 Occ.

Genesis 32:32
HEB: אֶת־ גִּ֣יד הַנָּשֶׁ֗ה אֲשֶׁר֙ עַל־
NAS: the sinew of the hip which
KJV: not [of] the sinew which shrank, which [is] upon the hollow
INT: of Israel the sinew of the hip which is on

Genesis 32:32
HEB: יַעֲקֹ֔ב בְּגִ֖יד הַנָּשֶֽׁה׃
NAS: thigh in the sinew of the hip.
KJV: thigh in the sinew that shrank.
INT: of Jacob's the sinew of the hip

2 Occurrences

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