Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #5175: nachash (pronounced naw-khawsh')

from 5172; a snake (from its hiss):--serpent.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:



1) serpent, snake

1a) serpent

1b) image (of serpent)

1c) fleeing serpent (mythological)

Part of Speech: noun masculine

Relation: from H5172


This word is used 31 times:

Genesis 3:1: " Now the serpent was more subtle than any beast of the field which"
Genesis 3:2: "And the woman said unto the serpent, We may eat of the fruit of the trees"
Genesis 3:4: " And the serpent said unto the woman, Ye shall not surely die:"
Genesis 3:13: "that thou hast done? And the woman said, The serpent beguiled me, and I did eat."
Genesis 3:14: "God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou"
Genesis 49:17: "Dan shall be a serpent by the way, an adder in the path,"
Exodus 4:3: "And he cast it on the ground, and it became a serpent; and Moses fled from before"
Exodus 7:15: "and the rod which was turned to a serpent shalt thou take in thine hand."
Numbers 21:6: "sent fiery serpents among the people, and they bit the people;"
Numbers 21:7: "the LORD, that he take away the serpents from us. And Moses prayed"
Numbers 21:9: "And Moses made a serpent of brass, and put it upon a pole, and it came to pass,"
Numbers 21:9: "a pole, and it came to pass, that if a serpent had bitten any man, when he beheld"
Numbers 21:9: "any man, when he beheld the serpent of brass, he lived."
Deuteronomy 8:15: "and terrible wilderness, wherein were fiery serpents, and scorpions, and drought, where there was no"
2 Kings 18:4: "the groves, and broke in pieces the brazen serpent that Moses had made: for"
Job 26:13: "his hand hath formed the crooked serpent."
Psalms 58:4: "Their poison is like the poison of a serpent: they are like the deaf adder that stoppeth"
Psalms 140:3: "They have sharpened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips."
Proverbs 23:32: "At the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder."
Proverbs 30:19: "of an eagle in the air; the way of a serpent upon a rock; the way of a ship"
Ecclesiastes 10:8: "shall fall into it; and whoso breaketh a hedge, a serpent shall bite"
Ecclesiastes 10:11: "Surely the serpent will bite without enchantment; and a babbler is no"
Isaiah 14:29: "of him that smote thee is broken: for out of the serpent's root shall come forth a cockatrice,"
Isaiah 27:1: "shall punish leviathan the piercing serpent, even leviathan that crooked serpent;"
Isaiah 27:1: "the piercing serpent, even leviathan that crooked serpent; and he shall slay the dragon"
Isaiah 65:25: "straw like the bullock: and dust shall be the serpent's meat. They shall not hurt nor"
Jeremiah 8:17: "For, behold, I will send serpents, cockatrices, among you, which will not be charmed,"
Jeremiah 46:22: "The voice thereof shall go like a serpent; for they shall march with an army, and come against her with axes,"
Amos 5:19: "and leaned his hand on the wall, and a serpent bit"
Amos 9:3: "in the bottom of the sea, thence will I command the serpent, and he shall bite"
Micah 7:17: "They shall lick the dust like a serpent, they shall move out of their holes like worms of the earth:"

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