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  #4616 לְמַעַן ma`an {mah'-an}

 from H6030; TWOT - 1650g; subst

—Hebrew Word Study (Transliteration-Pronunciation Etymology & Grammar)

 1) purpose, intent
    1a) for the sake of
    1b) in view of, on account of
    1c) for the purpose of, to the intent that, in order to
    1d) to the end that

—Brown-Driver-Briggs (Old Testament Hebrew-English Lexicon)

From H6030; properly heed, that is, purpose; used only adverbially, on account of (as a motive or an aim), teleologically in order that:—because of, to the end (intent) that, for (to, . . . 's sake), + lest, that, to.

—Strong's (Hebrew & Chaldee Dictionary of the Old Testament)

  • #4616.
  • מַעַן
  • maan (775a); from 6030a; purpose, intent:—
  • NASB - account(1), because(14), behalf(1), order(40), purpose(2), reason is so(1), sake(50), so(54), therefore(1), this reason(1).

—NAS Exhaustive Concordance of the Bible with Hebrew-Aramaic and Greek Dictionaries

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 AV - that, for, to, to the end, because of, lest, to the intent; 10
Exodus 8:22.
Genesis 18:24. 1 Kings 8:41.
Ezekiel 40:4.
Psalms 125:3.
2 Kings 13:23.
Genesis 12:13.
Genesis 50:20. Jeremiah 43:3.
The following translates multiple Hebrew or Aramaic words:
Numbers 16:40.

—Exhaustive Concordance (KJV Translation Frequency & Location)

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