|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
(n.) The state or quality of being near; -- used in the various senses of the adjective.
Nearness (2 Occurrences)
Psalms 73:28 But it is good for me to draw near unto God: I have made the Lord Jehovah my refuge, That I may tell of all thy works. (See JPS YLT NAS)
Isaiah 58:2 Yet they seek Me daily, and delight to know My ways; as a nation that did righteousness, and forsook not the ordinance of their God, they ask of Me righteous ordinances, they delight to draw near unto God. (See NAS)