H6438 פּנּה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Feminine of H6434; an angle; by implication a pinnacle; figuratively a chieftain

KJV Usage: bulwark, chief, corner, stay, tower.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. corner
a. corner (of square objects)
b. corner (of ruler or chief - fig.)
Origin: from H6434
TWOT: 1783a
Parts of Speech: Noun Feminine

1) corner
1a) corner (of square objects)
1b) corner (of ruler or chief-fig.)

View how H6438 פּנּה is used in the Bible

28 occurrences of H6438 פּנּה

Exodus 27:2 corners:
Exodus 38:2 corners;
Judges 20:2 And the chief
1 Samuel 14:38 all the chief
1 Kings 7:34 corners
2 Kings 14:13 to the corner
2 Chronicles 26:9 at the corner
2 Chronicles 26:15 and upon the bulwarks,
2 Chronicles 28:24 in every corner
Nehemiah 3:24 of the wall, even to the corner.
Nehemiah 3:31 of the corner.
Nehemiah 3:32 of the corner
Job 1:19 corners
Job 38:6 its corner
Psalms 118:22 stone of the corner.
Proverbs 7:12 every corner.
Proverbs 21:9 in a corner
Proverbs 25:24 in a corner
Isaiah 19:13 even they that are the support
Isaiah 28:16 corner
Jeremiah 31:38 of the corner.
Jeremiah 31:40 to the corner
Jeremiah 51:26 for a corner,
Ezekiel 43:20 corners
Ezekiel 45:19 corners
Zephaniah 1:16 towers.
Zephaniah 3:6 their towers
Zechariah 10:4 the corner,

Distinct usage

4 corners
2 to the corner
2 of the corner.
2 in a corner
1 corners:
1 corners;
1 all the chief
1 at the corner
1 and upon the bulwarks,
1 in every corner
1 of the wall, even to the corner.
1 of the corner
1 its corner
1 stone of the corner.
1 every corner.
1 even they that are the support
1 the corner,
1 And the chief
1 for a corner,
1 towers.
1 their towers
1 corner

Corresponding Greek Words

pinnah G204 akro goniaios
pinnah G1137 gonia
pinnah G2824 klima

Related words


H6434 פּן pên

From an unused root meaning to turn; an angle (of a street or wall)

KJV Usage: corner.

פּני פּנין o
pânı̂yn pânı̂y
paw-neen', paw-nee'
From the same as H6434; probably a pearl (as round)

KJV Usage: ruby.