Word Summary
niqqayon: innocency
Original Word: נִקָּיוֹן
Transliteration: niqqayon
Phonetic Spelling: (nik-kaw-yone')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: innocency
Meaning: clearness
Strong's Concordance
cleanness, innocence

Or niqqayon {nik-kaw-yone'}; from naqah; clearness (literally or figuratively) -- cleanness, innocency.

see HEBREW naqah


H5356. niqqayon

נִקָּיוֺןnoun [masculine] innocency; — ׳נPsalm 26:6; 73:13; נִקָּיֹןHosea 8:5; construct נִקְּיוֺןAmos 4:6; נִקְיֹןGenesis 20:5; —

1 freedom from guilt, innocency: ׳נ כַּמַּיGenesis 20:5 (RJE); בנ ׳אֶרְחַץ דַּמָּ֑יPsalm 26:6 I will wash my hands in innocency = 73:13.

2 freedom from punishment Hosea 8:5.

3 in physical sense, שִׁנַּיִם נִקְיוֺםcleanness of teeth (without food) Amos 4:6 (but read perhaps after קַהֲיוֺן ᵑ7 ᵑ6 ᵐ5bluntness, so LagBN 201).

[קֵהָיוֺן‎] noun [masculine] bluntness (LagBN 201); — read perhaps construct קִהְיוֺןAmos 4:6 (for נִקְיוֺן‎; see נִקָּיוֺן‎).

קהל‎ (√ of following; compare Sabean קהלת קהל,assembly, congregation DHMZMG xxx (1876), 685 HomChrest. 127; Saho kahal, come together, assemble ReinischSaho Spr. 210; Syriac assemble, Christian-Palestinian Aramaic , λαός; Late Hebrew Hiph`il = Biblical Hebrew; LagBN 51 compare Arabic rebuke, and conjecture קָהָל‎ = 'Rügegericht').