Clustered words in Amos 5

There are a number of words which are either used only in Amos 5 or which seem to cluster together there. They are list below in a table:

 

 word: 

 in 5: 

 references: 

 in rest of Amos: 

 references:

'wh (desire) 1 5:18 0  
'awen (iniquity) 1 5:5 0  
'or (light) 3 5:18, 20 1  8:9
'ikkar (farmer) 1 5:16 0  
'et (time) 1 5:13 0  
drsh (seek) 4 5:4, 5, 6, 14 0  
hyh (live) 3 5:4, 6, 14 0  
hemed (pleasant) 1 5:11 0  
chuts (street) 1 5:16 0  
chnn (be gracious) 1 5:15 0  
ykh (judge) 1 5:10 0  
yshb (live, as verb) 2 5:11; 9:14 but cf. 1:5, 8; 3:12; 8:8; 9:5
kpr (ransom) 1 5:12 0  
kerem (vineyard) 2 5:11; 5:17 2 4:9; 9:14
kbh (put out fire) 1 5:6 0  
mibtsar (fortress) 1 5:9 0  
mas'et (present) 1 5:11 0  
maskil (sensible) 1 5:13 0  
mishpat (justice) 3 5:7, 15, 24 1 6:12
nehi (wailing) 1 5:16 0  
nt` (plant) 1 5:11 2 9:14; 15
nwh (abandon) 1 5:7 0  
pg` (meet) 3 5:19 0  
tsedaqah (righteousness) 3 5:7; 5:24 1 6:12
tsarar (oppress) 1 5:12 0  
rechob (square) 1 5:16 0  
sn' (hate) 3 5:10, 15, 21 1 6:8
`atsum (mighty) 1 5:12 0  
sha'ar (gate) 3 5:10, 12, 15 0  
t'b (loathe) 1 5:10 0  
 


 

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