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Lexicon :: Strong's H5869 - `ayin

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עַיִן
Transliteration
`ayin
Pronunciation
ah'·yin (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine/feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably a primitive word
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1612a,1613

Variant Spellings

The following spelling is supported by Strongs and Gesenius: עין.

Strong’s Definitions

עַיִן ʻayin, ah'-yin; probably a primitive word; an eye (literally or figuratively); by analogy, a fountain (as the eye of the landscape):—affliction, outward appearance, before, think best, colour, conceit, be content, countenance, displease, eye((-brow), (-d), -sight), face, favour, fountain, furrow (from the margin), × him, humble, knowledge, look, (+ well), × me, open(-ly), + (not) please, presence, regard, resemblance, sight, × thee, × them, + think, × us, well, × you(-rselves).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 887x

The KJV translates Strong's H5869 in the following manner: eye (495x), sight (216x), seem (19x), colour (12x), fountain (11x), well (11x), face (10x), pleased (with H3190) (10x), presence (8x), displeased (with H3415) (8x), before (8x), pleased (with H3474) (4x), conceit (4x), think (4x), miscellaneous (66x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 887x
The KJV translates Strong's H5869 in the following manner: eye (495x), sight (216x), seem (19x), colour (12x), fountain (11x), well (11x), face (10x), pleased (with H3190) (10x), presence (8x), displeased (with H3415) (8x), before (8x), pleased (with H3474) (4x), conceit (4x), think (4x), miscellaneous (66x).
  1. eye

    1. eye

      1. of physical eye

      2. as showing mental qualities

      3. of mental and spiritual faculties (fig.)

  2. spring, fountain

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עַיִן ʻayin, ah'-yin; probably a primitive word; an eye (literally or figuratively); by analogy, a fountain (as the eye of the landscape):—affliction, outward appearance, before, think best, colour, conceit, be content, countenance, displease, eye((-brow), (-d), -sight), face, favour, fountain, furrow (from the margin), × him, humble, knowledge, look, (+ well), × me, open(-ly), + (not) please, presence, regard, resemblance, sight, × thee, × them, + think, × us, well, × you(-rselves).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5869 matches the Hebrew עַיִן (`ayin),
which occurs 329 times in 791 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 16 (Gen 3:5–Gen 39:7)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:5 - “For God knows that in the day you eat from it your eyes H5869 will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:6 - When the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, H5869 and that the tree was desirable to make one wise, she took from its fruit and ate; and she gave also to her husband with her, and he ate.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:7 - Then the eyes H5869 of both of them were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together and made themselves [fn]loin coverings.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:8 - But Noah found favor in the eyes H5869 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:10 - Lot lifted up his eyes H5869 and saw all the [fn]valley of the Jordan, that it was well watered everywhere—this was before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah—like the garden of the LORD, like the land of Egypt as you go to Zoar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 13:14 - The LORD said to Abram, after Lot had separated from him, “Now lift up your eyes H5869 and look from the place where you are, northward and southward and eastward and westward;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:4 - He went in to Hagar, and she conceived; and when she saw that she had conceived, her mistress was despised in her sight. H5869
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:5 - And Sarai said to Abram, “May the wrong done me be upon you. I gave my maid into your [fn]arms, but when she saw that she had conceived, I was despised in her [fn]sight. H5869 May the LORD judge between [fn]you and me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:6 - But Abram said to Sarai, “Behold, your maid is in your [fn]power; do to her what is good in your [fn]sight.” H5869 So Sarai treated her harshly, and she fled from her presence.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:7 - Now the angel of the LORD found her by a spring H5869 of water in the wilderness, by the spring H5869 on the way to Shur.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:2 - When he lifted up his eyes H5869 and looked, behold, three men were standing opposite him; and when he saw them, he ran from the tent door to meet them and bowed himself to the earth,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:3 - and said, “[fn]My Lord, if now I have found favor in Your sight, H5869 please do not [fn]pass Your servant by.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:8 - “Now behold, I have two daughters who have not [fn]had relations with man; please let me bring them out to you, and do to them [fn]whatever H5869 you like; H5869 only do nothing to these men, inasmuch as they have come under the [fn]shelter of my roof.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:14 - Lot went out and spoke to his sons-in-law, who [fn]were to marry his daughters, and said, “Up, get out of this place, for the LORD will destroy the city.” But he appeared H5869 to his sons-in-law [fn]to be jesting.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:19 - “Now behold, your servant has found favor in your sight, H5869 and you have magnified your lovingkindness, which you have shown me by saving my life; but I cannot escape to the [fn]mountains, for the disaster will overtake me and I will die;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 20:15 - Abimelech said, “Behold, my land is before you; [fn]settle wherever [fn]you please.” H5869
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:19 - Then God opened her eyes H5869 and she saw a well of water; and she went and filled the [fn]skin with water and gave the lad a drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:4 - On the third day Abraham raised his eyes H5869 and saw the place from a distance.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:13 - Then Abraham raised his eyes H5869 and looked, and behold, behind him a ram caught in the thicket by his horns; and Abraham went and took the ram and offered him up for a burnt offering in the place of his son.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:11 - “No, my lord, hear me; I give you the field, and I give you the cave that is in it. In the presence H5869 of the sons of my people I give it to you; bury your dead.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:18 - to Abraham for a possession in the presence H5869 of the sons of Heth, before all who went in at the gate of his city.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:13 - “Behold, I am standing by the [fn]spring, H5869 and the daughters of the men of the city are coming out to draw water;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:16 - The girl was very beautiful, a virgin, and no man had [fn]had relations with her; and she went down to the spring H5869 and filled her jar and came up.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:29 - Now Rebekah had a brother whose name was Laban; and Laban ran outside to the man at the spring. H5869
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:30 - When he saw the ring and the bracelets on his sister’s [fn]wrists, and when he heard the words of Rebekah his sister, saying, “[fn]This is what the man said to me,” he went to the man; and behold, he was standing by the camels at the spring. H5869
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:42 - “So I came today to the spring, H5869 and said, ‘O LORD, the God of my master Abraham, if now You will make my journey on which I go successful;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:43 - behold, I am standing by the [fn]spring, H5869 and may it be that the maiden who comes out to draw, and to whom I say, “Please let me drink a little water from your jar”;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:45 - “Before I had finished speaking in my heart, behold, Rebekah came out with her jar on her shoulder, and went down to the spring H5869 and drew, and I said to her, ‘Please let me drink.’
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:63 - Isaac went out to [fn]meditate in the field toward evening; and he lifted up his eyes H5869 and looked, and behold, camels were coming.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:64 - Rebekah lifted up her eyes, H5869 and when she saw Isaac she dismounted from the camel.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:1 - Now it came about, when Isaac was old and his eyes H5869 were too dim to see, that he called his older son Esau and said to him, “My son.” And he said to him, “Here I am.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:12 - “Perhaps my father will feel me, then I will be as a [fn]deceiver in his sight, H5869 and I will bring upon myself a curse and not a blessing.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:17 - And Leah’s eyes H5869 were weak, but Rachel was beautiful of form and [fn]face.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:20 - So Jacob served seven years for Rachel and they seemed H5869 to him but a few days because of his love for her.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:41 - Moreover, whenever the [fn]stronger of the flock [fn]were mating, Jacob would place the rods in the sight H5869 of the flock in the gutters, so that they might [fn]mate by the rods;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:10 - “And it came about at the time when the flock were [fn]mating that I lifted up my eyes H5869 and saw in a dream, and behold, the male goats which were [fn]mating were striped, speckled, and mottled.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:12 - “He said, ‘Lift up now your eyes H5869 and see that all the male goats which are [fn]mating are striped, speckled, and mottled; for I have seen all that Laban has been doing to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:40 - Thus I was: by day the [fn]heat consumed me and the frost by night, and my sleep fled from my eyes. H5869
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:5 - I have oxen and donkeys and flocks and male and female servants; and I have sent to tell my lord, that I may find favor in your sight.”’” H5869
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:1 - Then Jacob lifted his eyes H5869 and looked, and behold, Esau was coming, and four hundred men with him. So he divided the children [fn]among Leah and Rachel and the two maids.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:5 - He lifted his eyes H5869 and saw the women and the children, and said, “[fn]Who are these with you?” So he said, “The children whom God has graciously given your servant.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:8 - And he said, “What do you mean by all this company which I have met?” And he said, “To find favor in the sight H5869 of my lord.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:10 - Jacob said, “No, please, if now I have found favor in your sight, H5869 then take my present from my hand, [fn]for I see your face as one sees the face of God, and you have received me favorably.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:15 - Esau said, “Please let me leave with you some of the people who are with me.” But he said, “[fn]What need is there? Let me find favor in the sight H5869 of my lord.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:11 - Shechem also said to her father and to her brothers, “If I find favor in your sight, H5869 then I will give whatever you say to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:25 - Then they sat down to eat [fn]a meal. And as they raised their eyes H5869 and looked, behold, a caravan of Ishmaelites was coming from Gilead, with their camels bearing [fn]aromatic gum and [fn]balm and [fn]myrrh, [fn]on their way to bring them down to Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 38:7 - But Er, Judah’s firstborn, was evil in the sight H5869 of the LORD, so the LORD took his life.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 38:10 - But what he did was displeasing in the sight H5869 of the LORD; so He took his life also.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:4 - So Joseph found favor in his sight H5869 and [fn]became his personal servant; and he made him overseer over his house, and all that he owned he put in his [fn]charge.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:7 - It came about after these events that his master’s wife [fn]looked H5869 with desire at Joseph, and she said, “Lie with me.”

 
 
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