(ken) Stand / Root
Pictograph: The pictograph is a picture of the open palm, the is a picture of a seed. Combined these mean “opening of a seed”.
Definition: When the seed opens the roots begin to form the base of the plant by going down into the soil. The plant rises out of the ground forming the stalk of the plant. A tall tree can only stand tall and firm because of the strong root system which supports it.
Strong’s #: 3651 – 3652 – 3653 – 3653a -3653b – 3654
(nakh) Crush / Spice
Pictograph: The pictograph is a picture of a seed, the is a picture of the palm of the hand. Combined these mean “seed in the palm”.
Definition: Seeds of certain plants were placed in the palm and rubbed with the thumb to a powdery spice.
Strong’s #: n/a