Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
from an unused root meaning to pay attention
KJV Translation Count — 17x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. because, therefore, because that, on account of
2. because of, on account of
3. why (with interrogative pron)
ya`an, yah'-an; from an unused root meaning to pay attention; properly, heed; by implication, purpose (sake or account); used adverbially to indicate the reason or cause: — because (that), forasmuch (+ as), seeing then, + that, + wheras, + why.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And said, By myself have I sworn, saith the LORD, for H3282 thou hast done this thing, and hast not withheld thy son, thine only son:
The land also shall be left of them, and shall enjoy her sabbaths, while she lieth desolate without them: and they shall accept of the punishment of their iniquity: H3282, H3282 H3282 they despised my judgments, and H3282 their soul abhorred my statutes.
But H3282 a whole month, until it come out at your nostrils, and it be loathsome unto you: H3282 H3282 ye have despised the LORD which is among you, and have wept before him, saying, H3282 came we forth out of Egypt?
And the LORD said unto David my father, H3282 it was in thine heart to build an house unto my name, thou didst well H3282 it was in thine heart.
And he cried unto the man of God H3282 came from Judah, saying, Thus saith the LORD, H3282 as thou hast disobeyed the mouth of the LORD, and hast not kept the commandment which the LORD thy God commanded thee,
Go, tell Jeroboam, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, H3282 as I exalted thee from among the people, and made thee prince over my people Israel,
Seest thou how Ahab humbleth himself before me? H3282 he humbleth himself before me, I will not bring the evil in his days: but in his son's days will I bring the evil upon his house.
Moreover the LORD saith, H3282 the daughters of Zion are haughty, and walk with stretched forth necks and wanton eyes, walking and mincing as they go, and making a tinkling with their feet:
H3282 as this people refuseth the waters of Shiloah H3282 go softly, and rejoice in Rezin and Remaliah's son;
Wherefore the Lord said, H3282 as this people draw near me with their mouth, and with their lips do honour me, but have removed their heart far from me, and their fear toward me is taught by the precept of men: