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Lexicon :: Strong's H3651 - ken

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kān (Key)
Part of Speech
adjective, adverb
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 964a,964b

Strong’s Definitions

כֵּן kên, kane; from H3559; properly, set upright; hence (figuratively as adjective) just; but usually (as adverb or conjunction) rightly or so (in various applications to manner, time and relation; often with other particles):— after that (this, -ward, -wards), as... as, (for-) asmuch as yet, be (for which) cause, following, howbeit, in (the) like (manner, -wise), × the more, right, (even) so, state, straightway, such (thing), surely, there (where) -fore, this, thus, true, well, × you.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's H3651 in the following manner: so, thus, like manner, well, such thing, howbeit, state, after that, following, after this, therefore, wherefore, surely.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's H3651 in the following manner: so, thus, like manner, well, such thing, howbeit, state, after that, following, after this, therefore, wherefore, surely.
  1. so, therefore, thus

    1. thus, so

    2. just so

    3. therefore

    4. (paired with adverb)

    5. then

    6. forasmuch as (in phrase)

    7. (with preposition)

      1. therefore, this being so (specific)

      2. hitherto

      3. therefore, on this ground (general)

      4. afterwards

      5. in such case

  2. right, just, honest, true, veritable

    1. right, just, honest

    2. correct

    3. true, veritable

    4. true!, right!, correct! (in assent)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
כֵּן kên, kane; from H3559; properly, set upright; hence (figuratively as adjective) just; but usually (as adverb or conjunction) rightly or so (in various applications to manner, time and relation; often with other particles):— after that (this, -ward, -wards), as... as, (for-) asmuch as yet, be (for which) cause, following, howbeit, in (the) like (manner, -wise), × the more, right, (even) so, state, straightway, such (thing), surely, there (where) -fore, this, thus, true, well, × you.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3651 matches the Hebrew כֵּן (ken),
which occurs 42 times in 41 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:7 - And God made the firmament, and divided the waters which were under the firmament from the waters which were above the firmament: and it was so. H3651
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:24 - Therefore H3651 shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall be one flesh.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:15 - And the LORD said unto him, Therefore H3651 whosoever slayeth Cain, vengeance shall be taken on him sevenfold. And the LORD set a mark upon Cain, lest any finding him should kill him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:4 - There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, H3651 when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:9 - He was a mighty hunter before the LORD: wherefore H3651 it is said, Even as Nimrod the mighty hunter before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:14 - And also that nation, whom they shall serve, will I judge: and afterward H3651 shall they come out with great substance.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - And after this, H3651 Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field of Machpelah before Mamre: the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:31 - And the plenty shall not be known in the land by reason of that famine following; H3651 for it shall be very grievous.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:11 - We are all one man's sons; we are true H3651 men, thy servants are no spies.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:19 - If ye be true H3651 men, let one of your brethren be bound in the house of your prison: go ye, carry corn for the famine of your houses:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:25 - Then Joseph commanded to fill their sacks with corn, and to restore every man's money into his sack, and to give them provision for the way: and thus H3651 did he unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:31 - And we said unto him, We are true H3651 men; we are no spies:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:33 - And the man, the lord of the country, said unto us, Hereby shall I know that ye are true H3651 men; leave one of your brethren here with me, and take food for the famine of your households, and be gone:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:34 - And bring your youngest brother unto me: then shall I know that ye are no spies, but that ye are true H3651 men: so will I deliver you your brother, and ye shall traffick in the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 44:10 - And he said, Now also let it be according unto your words: H3651 he with whom it is found shall be my servant; and ye shall be blameless.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:12 - But the more they afflicted them, the more H3651 they multiplied and grew. And they were grieved because of the children of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:6 - Wherefore H3651 say unto the children of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will rid you out of their bondage, and I will redeem you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:11 - Then Pharaoh also called the wise men and the sorcerers: now the magicians of Egypt, they also did in like manner H3651 with their enchantments.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:14 - And the locusts went up over all the land of Egypt, and rested in all the coasts of Egypt: very grievous were they; before them there were no such H3651 locusts as they, neither after them shall be such.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:29 - And Moses said, Thou hast spoken well, H3651 I will see thy face again no more.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:30 - Likewise H3651 shalt thou do with thine oxen, and with thy sheep: seven days it shall be with his dam; on the eighth day thou shalt give it me.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:43 - And Moses did look upon all H3651 the work, and, behold, they had done it as the LORD had commanded, even so had they done it: and Moses blessed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:31 - And he said, Leave us not, I pray thee; forasmuch as thou knowest H3651 how we are to encamp in the wilderness, and thou mayest be to us instead of eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:11 - For which cause H3651 both thou and all thy company are gathered together against the LORD: and what is Aaron, that ye murmur against him?
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 27:7 - The daughters of Zelophehad speak right: H3651 thou shalt surely give them a possession of an inheritance among their father's brethren; and thou shalt cause the inheritance of their father to pass unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:3 - In like manner H3651 shalt thou do with his ass; and so shalt thou do with his raiment; and with all lost thing of thy brother's, which he hath lost, and thou hast found, shalt thou do likewise: thou mayest not hide thyself.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:22 - And when Gideon perceived that he was an angel of the LORD, Gideon said, Alas, O Lord GOD! for because H3651 I have seen an angel of the LORD face to face.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 9:13 - As soon as ye be come into the city, ye shall straightway H3651 find him, before he go up to the high place to eat: for the people will not eat until he come, because he doth bless the sacrifice; and afterwards H3651 they eat that be bidden. Now therefore get you up; for about this time ye shall find him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:2 - And David said to Achish, Surely H3651 thou shalt know what thy servant can do. And Achish said to David, Therefore will I make thee keeper of mine head for ever.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:12 - And she answered him, Nay, my brother, do not force me; for no such thing ought H3651 to be done in Israel: do not thou this folly.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:20 - And twelve lions stood there on the one side and on the other upon the six steps: there was not the like H3651 made in any kingdom.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 32:31 - Howbeit H3651 in the business of the ambassadors of the princes of Babylon, who sent unto him to enquire of the wonder that was done in the land, God left him, to try him, that he might know all that was in his heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:16 - And the rulers knew not whither I went, or what I did; neither had I as yet H3651 told it to the Jews, nor to the priests, nor to the nobles, nor to the rulers, nor to the rest that did the work.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 6:6 - Wherein was written, It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel: for which cause H3651 thou buildest the wall, that thou mayest be their king, according to these words.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:16 - Go, gather together all the Jews that are present in Shushan, and fast ye for me, and neither eat nor drink three days, night or day: I also and my maidens will fast likewise; and so H3651 will I go in unto the king, which is not according to the law: and if I perish, I perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 28:2 - For the transgression of a land many are the princes thereof: but by a man of understanding and knowledge the state H3651 thereof shall be prolonged.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 8:10 - And so H3651 I saw the wicked buried, who had come and gone from the place of the holy, and they were forgotten in the city where they had so done: this is also vanity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 38:4 - Therefore the princes said unto the king, We beseech thee, let this man be put to death: for thus H3651 he weakeneth the hands of the men of war that remain in this city, and the hands of all the people, in speaking such words unto them: for this man seeketh not the welfare of this people, but the hurt.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 42:11 - And the way before them was like the appearance of the chambers which were toward the north, as long as they, and as broad as H3651 they: and all their goings out were both according to their fashions, and according to their doors.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 4:5 - And offer a sacrifice of thanksgiving with leaven, and proclaim and publish the free offerings: for this H3651 liketh you, O ye children of Israel, saith the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 11:7 - And I will feed the flock of slaughter, even you, H3651 O poor of the flock. And I took unto me two staves; the one I called Beauty, and the other I called Bands; and I fed the flock.
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