נָחָה Strong’s #5148 nahhah

And it came to pass, when Pharaoh had let the people go, that God led them not by the way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near; for God said, Lest peradventure the people repent when they see war, and they return to Egypt.

Exodus 13:17

This verb is closely related to other roots which mean “rest,” “quiet” and “comfort.” The context of the use of this word in the Bible often implies a guiding or leading of another to a place of rest.