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Lexicon :: Strong's H7931 - shakan

שָׁכַן
Transliteration
shakan
Pronunciation
shä·kan' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root [apparently akin (by transmission) to שָׁכַב (H7901) through the idea of lodging]
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2387

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁכַן shâkan, shaw-kan'; a primitive root (apparently akin (by transmission) to H7901 through the idea of lodging; compare H5531, H7925); to reside or permanently stay (literally or figuratively):—abide, continue, (cause to, make to) dwell(-er), have habitation, inhabit, lay, place, (cause to) remain, rest, set (up).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 129x

The KJV translates Strong's H7931 in the following manner: dwell (92x), abide (8x), place (7x), remain (5x), inhabit (4x), rest (3x), set (2x), continue (1x), dwellers (1x), dwelling (1x), miscellaneous (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 129x
The KJV translates Strong's H7931 in the following manner: dwell (92x), abide (8x), place (7x), remain (5x), inhabit (4x), rest (3x), set (2x), continue (1x), dwellers (1x), dwelling (1x), miscellaneous (5x).
  1. to settle down, abide, dwell, tabernacle, reside

    1. (Qal)

      1. to settle down to abide

      2. to abide, dwell, reside

    2. (Piel)

      1. to make settle down, establish

      2. to make or cause to dwell

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to lay, place, set, establish, settle, fix

      2. to cause to dwell or abide

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁכַן shâkan, shaw-kan'; a primitive root (apparently akin (by transmission) to H7901 through the idea of lodging; compare H5531, H7925); to reside or permanently stay (literally or figuratively):—abide, continue, (cause to, make to) dwell(-er), have habitation, inhabit, lay, place, (cause to) remain, rest, set (up).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7931 matches the Hebrew שָׁכַן (shakan),
which occurs 135 times in 124 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 3:24–Job 18:15)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:24 - So He drove the man out; and at the east of the garden of Eden He stationed H7931 the cherubim and the flaming sword which turned every direction to guard the way to the tree of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:27 - “May God enlarge Japheth,
And let him dwell H7931 in the tents of Shem;
And let Canaan be [fn]his servant.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:13 - Then [fn]a fugitive came and told Abram the Hebrew. Now he was [fn]living H7931 by the [fn]oaks of Mamre the Amorite, brother of Eshcol and brother of Aner, and these were [fn]allies with Abram.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 16:12 - “He will be a wild donkey of a man,
His hand will be against everyone,
And everyone’s hand will be against him;
And he will [fn]live H7931 [fn]to the east of all his brothers.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:18 - They [fn]settled H7931 from Havilah to Shur which is [fn]east of Egypt [fn]as one goes toward Assyria; he [fn]settled in defiance of all his [fn]relatives.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:2 - The LORD appeared to him and said, “Do not go down to Egypt; [fn]stay H7931 in the land of which I shall tell you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:22 - It came about while Israel was dwelling H7931 in that land, that Reuben went and lay with Bilhah his father’s concubine, and Israel heard of it. Now there were twelve sons of Jacob—
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:13 - “Zebulun will dwell H7931 at the seashore;
And he shall be [fn]a haven for ships,
And his flank shall be toward Sidon.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 24:16 - The glory of the LORD [fn]rested H7931 on Mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it for six days; and on the seventh day He called to Moses from the midst of the cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:8 - “Let them construct a sanctuary for Me, that I may dwell H7931 among them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:45 - “I will dwell H7931 among the sons of Israel and will be their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:46 - “They shall know that I am the LORD their God who brought them out of the land of Egypt, that I might dwell H7931 among them; I am the LORD their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:35 - Moses was not able to enter the tent of meeting because the cloud had settled H7931 on it, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 16:16 - “He shall make atonement for the holy place, because of the impurities of the sons of Israel and because of their transgressions in regard to all their sins; and thus he shall do for the tent of meeting which abides H7931 with them in the midst of their impurities.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:3 - “You shall send away both male and female; you shall send them outside the camp so that they will not defile their camp where I dwell H7931 in their midst.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 9:17 - Whenever the cloud was lifted from over the tent, afterward the sons of Israel would then set out; and in the place where the cloud settled H7931 down, H7931 there the sons of Israel would camp.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 9:18 - At the [fn]command of the LORD the sons of Israel would set out, and at the [fn]command of the LORD they would camp; as long as the cloud settled H7931 over the tabernacle, they remained camped.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 9:22 - Whether it was two days or a month or a year that the cloud lingered over the tabernacle, staying H7931 above it, the sons of Israel remained camped and did not set out; but when it was lifted, they did set out.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:12 - and the sons of Israel set out on their journeys from the wilderness of Sinai. Then the cloud settled H7931 down H7931 in the wilderness of Paran.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:30 - ‘Surely you shall not come into the land in which I [fn]swore to settle H7931 you, except Caleb the son of Jephunneh and Joshua the son of Nun.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 23:9 - “As I see him from the top of the rocks,
And I look at him from the hills;
Behold, a people who dwells H7931 apart,
And will not be reckoned among the nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:2 - And Balaam lifted up his eyes and saw Israel [fn]camping H7931 tribe by tribe; and the Spirit of God came upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 35:34 - ‘You shall not defile the land in which you live, in the midst of which I dwell; H7931 for I the LORD am dwelling H7931 in the midst of the sons of Israel.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:5 - “But you shall seek the LORD at the place which the LORD your God will choose from all your tribes, to establish His name there for His dwelling, H7931 and there you shall come.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 12:11 - then it shall come about that the place in which the LORD your God will choose for His name to dwell, H7931 there you shall bring all that I command you: your burnt offerings and your sacrifices, your tithes and the [fn]contribution of your hand, and all your choice votive offerings which you will vow to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:23 - “You shall eat in the presence of the LORD your God, at the place where He chooses to establish H7931 His name, the tithe of your grain, your new wine, your oil, and the firstborn of your herd and your flock, so that you may learn to fear the LORD your God always.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:2 - “You shall sacrifice the Passover to the LORD your God from the flock and the herd, in the place where the LORD chooses to establish H7931 His name.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:6 - but at the place where the LORD your God chooses to establish H7931 His name, you shall sacrifice the Passover in the evening at sunset, at the time that you came out of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 16:11 - and you shall rejoice before the LORD your God, you and your son and your daughter and your male and female servants and the Levite who is in your [fn]town, and the stranger and the [fn]orphan and the widow who are in your midst, in the place where the LORD your God chooses to establish H7931 His name.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 26:2 - that you shall take some of the first of all the produce of the ground which you bring in from your land that the LORD your God gives you, and you shall put it in a basket and go to the place where the LORD your God chooses to establish H7931 His name.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:12 - Of Benjamin he said,
“May the beloved of the LORD dwell H7931 in security by Him,
Who shields him all the day,
And he dwells H7931 between His shoulders.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:16 - And with the choice things of the earth and its fullness,
And the favor of Him who dwelt H7931 in the bush.
Let it come to the head of Joseph,
And to the crown of the head of the one distinguished among his brothers.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:20 - Of Gad he said,
“Blessed is the one who enlarges Gad;
He lies H7931 down H7931 as a [fn]lion,
And tears the arm, also the crown of the head.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:28 - “So Israel dwells H7931 in security,
The fountain of Jacob secluded,
In a land of grain and new wine;
His heavens also drop down dew.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 18:1 - Then the whole congregation of the sons of Israel assembled themselves at Shiloh, and set H7931 up the tent of meeting there; and the land was subdued before them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:19 - ‘If, however, the land of your possession is unclean, then [fn]cross into the land of the possession of the LORD, where the LORDS tabernacle [fn]stands, H7931 and take possession among us. Only do not rebel against the LORD, or rebel against us by building an altar for yourselves, besides the altar of the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:17 - “Gilead [fn]remained H7931 across the Jordan;
And why did Dan stay in ships?
Asher sat at the seashore,
And [fn]remained H7931 by its landings.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 8:11 - Gideon went up by the way of those who lived H7931 in tents on the east of Nobah and Jogbehah, and [fn]attacked the camp when the camp was [fn]unsuspecting.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:10 - “I will also appoint a place for My people Israel and will plant them, that they may live H7931 in their own place and not be disturbed again, nor will the [fn]wicked afflict them any more as formerly,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 6:13 - “I will dwell H7931 among the sons of Israel, and will not forsake My people Israel.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:12 - Then Solomon said,
“The LORD has said that He would dwell H7931 in the thick cloud.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 17:9 - “I will appoint a place for My people Israel, and will plant them, so that they may dwell H7931 in their own place and not be moved again; and the [fn]wicked will not waste them anymore as formerly,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 23:25 - For David said, “The LORD God of Israel has given rest to His people, and He dwells H7931 in Jerusalem forever.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:1 - Then Solomon said,
“The LORD has said that He would dwell H7931 in the thick cloud.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 1:9 - but if you return to Me and keep My commandments and do them, though those of you who have been scattered were in the most remote part of the heavens, I will gather them from there and will bring them to the place where I have chosen to cause My name to dwell.’ H7931
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:5 - “Let darkness and black gloom claim it;
Let a cloud settle H7931 on it;
Let the blackness of the day terrify it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:19 - ‘How much more those who dwell H7931 in houses of clay,
Whose foundation is in the dust,
Who are crushed before the moth!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:14 - If iniquity is in your hand, put it far away,
And do not let wickedness dwell H7931 in your tents;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:28 - “He has lived H7931 in desolate cities,
In houses no one would inhabit,
Which are destined to become [fn]ruins.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 18:15 - [fn]There dwells H7931 in his tent nothing of his;
Brimstone is scattered on his habitation.

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