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Lexicon :: Strong's H5869 - `ayin


ah'·yin (Key)
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.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 887x
The KJV translates Strongs 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), misc (66x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  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).
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H5869 matches the Hebrew עַיִן (`ayin),
which occurs 888 times in 830 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 17 (Gen 3:5–Gen 33:15)

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Gen 3:5

For God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes H5869 shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil.

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Gen 3:6

And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, H5869 and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat.

Tools specific to Gen 3:7

Gen 3:7

And the eyes H5869 of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together, and made themselves aprons.

Tools specific to Gen 6:8

Gen 6:8

But Noah found grace in the eyes H5869 of the LORD.

Tools specific to Gen 13:10

Gen 13:10

And Lot lifted up his eyes, H5869 and beheld all the plain of Jordan, that it was well watered every where, before the LORD destroyed Sodom and Gomorrah, even as the garden of the LORD, like the land of Egypt, as thou comest unto Zoar.

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Gen 13:14

And the LORD said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated from him, Lift up now thine eyes, H5869 and look from the place where thou art northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward:

Tools specific to Gen 16:4

Gen 16:4

And he went in unto Hagar, and she conceived: and when she saw that she had conceived, her mistress was despised in her eyes. H5869

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Gen 16:5

And Sarai said unto Abram, My wrong be upon thee: I have given my maid into thy bosom; and when she saw that she had conceived, I was despised in her eyes: H5869 the LORD judge between me and thee.

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Gen 16:6

But Abram said unto Sarai, Behold, thy maid is in thy hand; do to her as it pleaseth thee. H5869 And when Sarai dealt hardly with her, she fled from her face.

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Gen 16:7

And the angel of the LORD found her by a fountain H5869 of water in the wilderness, by the fountain H5869 in the way to Shur.

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Gen 18:2

And he lift up his eyes H5869 and looked, and, lo, three men stood by him: and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent door, and bowed himself toward the ground,

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Gen 18:3

And said, My Lord, if now I have found favour in thy sight, H5869 pass not away, I pray thee, from thy servant:

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Gen 19:8

Behold now, I have two daughters which have not known man; let me, I pray you, bring them out unto you, and do ye to them as is good in your eyes: H5869 only unto these men do nothing; for therefore came they under the shadow of my roof.

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Gen 19:14

And Lot went out, and spake unto his sons in law, which married his daughters, and said, Up, get you out of this place; for the LORD will destroy this city. But he seemed as one that mocked unto H5869 his sons in law.

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Gen 19:19

Behold now, thy servant hath found grace in thy sight, H5869 and thou hast magnified thy mercy, which thou hast shewed unto me in saving my life; and I cannot escape to the mountain, lest some evil take me, and I die:

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Gen 20:15

And Abimelech said, Behold, my land is before thee: dwell where it pleaseth H5869 thee.

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Gen 20:16

And unto Sarah he said, Behold, I have given thy brother a thousand pieces of silver: behold, he is to thee a covering of the eyes, H5869 unto all that are with thee, and with all other: thus she was reproved.

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Gen 21:11

And the thing was very grievous in Abraham's sight H5869 because of his son.

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Gen 21:12

And God said unto Abraham, Let it not be grievous in thy sight H5869 because of the lad, and because of thy bondwoman; in all that Sarah hath said unto thee, hearken unto her voice; for in Isaac shall thy seed be called.

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Gen 21:19

And God opened her eyes, H5869 and she saw a well of water; and she went, and filled the bottle with water, and gave the lad drink.

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Gen 22:4

Then on the third day Abraham lifted up his eyes, H5869 and saw the place afar off.

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Gen 22:13

And Abraham lifted up his eyes, H5869 and looked, and behold behind him a ram caught in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his son.

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Gen 23:11

Nay, my lord, hear me: the field give I thee, and the cave that is therein, I give it thee; in the presence H5869 of the sons of my people give I it thee: bury thy dead.

Tools specific to Gen 23:18

Gen 23:18

Unto Abraham for a possession in the presence H5869 of the children of Heth, before all that went in at the gate of his city.

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Gen 24:13

Behold, I stand here by the well H5869 of water; and the daughters of the men of the city come out to draw water:

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Gen 24:16

And the damsel was very fair to look upon, a virgin, neither had any man known her: and she went down to the well, H5869 and filled her pitcher, and came up.

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Gen 24:29

And Rebekah had a brother, and his name was Laban: and Laban ran out unto the man, unto the well. H5869

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Gen 24:30

And it came to pass, when he saw the earring and bracelets upon his sister's hands, and when he heard the words of Rebekah his sister, saying, Thus spake the man unto me; that he came unto the man; and, behold, he stood by the camels at the well. H5869

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Gen 24:42

And I came this day unto the well, H5869 and said, O LORD God of my master Abraham, if now thou do prosper my way which I go:

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Gen 24:43

Behold, I stand by the well H5869 of water; and it shall come to pass, that when the virgin cometh forth to draw water, and I say to her, Give me, I pray thee, a little water of thy pitcher to drink;

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Gen 24:45

And before I had done speaking in mine heart, behold, Rebekah came forth with her pitcher on her shoulder; and she went down unto the well, H5869 and drew water: and I said unto her, Let me drink, I pray thee.

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Gen 24:63

And Isaac went out to meditate in the field at the eventide: and he lifted up his eyes, H5869 and saw, and, behold, the camels were coming.

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Gen 24:64

And Rebekah lifted up her eyes, H5869 and when she saw Isaac, she lighted off the camel.

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Gen 27:1

And it came to pass, that when Isaac was old, and his eyes H5869 were dim, so that he could not see, he called Esau his eldest son, and said unto him, My son: and he said unto him, Behold, here am I.

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Gen 27:12

My father peradventure will feel me, and I shall seem H5869 to him as a deceiver; and I shall bring a curse upon me, and not a blessing.

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Gen 28:8

And Esau seeing that the daughters of Canaan pleased H5869 not Isaac his father;

Tools specific to Gen 29:17

Gen 29:17

Leah was tender eyed; H5869 but Rachel was beautiful and well favoured.

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Gen 29:20

And Jacob served seven years for Rachel; and they seemed H5869 unto him but a few days, for the love he had to her.

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Gen 30:27

And Laban said unto him, I pray thee, if I have found favour in thine eyes, H5869 tarry: for I have learned by experience that the LORD hath blessed me for thy sake.

Tools specific to Gen 30:41

Gen 30:41

And it came to pass, whensoever the stronger cattle did conceive, that Jacob laid the rods before the eyes H5869 of the cattle in the gutters, that they might conceive among the rods.

Tools specific to Gen 31:10

Gen 31:10

And it came to pass at the time that the cattle conceived, that I lifted up mine eyes, H5869 and saw in a dream, and, behold, the rams which leaped upon the cattle were ringstraked, speckled, and grisled.

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Gen 31:12

And he said, Lift up now thine eyes, H5869 and see, all the rams which leap upon the cattle are ringstraked, speckled, and grisled: for I have seen all that Laban doeth unto thee.

Tools specific to Gen 31:35

Gen 31:35

And she said to her father, Let it not displease H5869 my lord that I cannot rise up before thee; for the custom of women is upon me. And he searched, but found not the images.

Tools specific to Gen 31:40

Gen 31:40

Thus I was; in the day the drought consumed me, and the frost by night; and my sleep departed from mine eyes. H5869

Tools specific to Gen 32:5

Gen 32:5

And I have oxen, and asses, flocks, and menservants, and womenservants: and I have sent to tell my lord, that I may find grace in thy sight. H5869

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Gen 33:1

And Jacob lifted up his eyes, H5869 and looked, and, behold, Esau came, and with him four hundred men. And he divided the children unto Leah, and unto Rachel, and unto the two handmaids.

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Gen 33:5

And he lifted up his eyes, H5869 and saw the women and the children; and said, Who are those with thee? And he said, The children which God hath graciously given thy servant.

Tools specific to Gen 33:8

Gen 33:8

And he said, What meanest thou by all this drove which I met? And he said, These are to find grace in the sight H5869 of my lord.

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Gen 33:10

And Jacob said, Nay, I pray thee, if now I have found grace in thy sight, H5869 then receive my present at my hand: for therefore I have seen thy face, as though I had seen the face of God, and thou wast pleased with me.

Tools specific to Gen 33:15

Gen 33:15

And Esau said, Let me now leave with thee some of the folk that are with me. And he said, What needeth it? let me find grace in the sight H5869 of my lord.

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 3:5–Gen 33:15

2. Gen 34:11–Exo 33:13

3. Exo 33:16–Num 32:5

4. Num 32:13–Deu 28:56

5. Deu 28:65–1Sa 3:18

6. 1Sa 4:15–2Sa 13:6

7. 2Sa 13:8–1Ki 21:25

8. 1Ki 22:43–1Ch 17:17

9. 1Ch 19:3–Est 2:4

10. Est 2:9–Job 39:29

11. Job 40:24–Psa 116:8

12. Psa 116:15–Pro 23:29

13. Pro 23:31–Isa 33:15

14. Isa 33:17–Jer 29:21

15. Jer 31:16–Eze 10:19

16. Eze 12:2–Hos 10:10

17. Hos 13:14–Mal 2:17

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