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Lexicon :: Strong's H4720 - miqdash


mik·däsh' (Key)
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1990f

KJV Translation Count — Total: 74x
The KJV translates Strongs H4720 in the following manner: sanctuary (69x), holy place (3x), chapel (1x), hallowed part (1x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. sacred place, sanctuary, holy place

    1. sanctuary

      1. of the temple

      2. of the tabernacle

      3. of Ezekiel's temple

      4. of Jehovah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מִקְדָּשׁ miqdâsh, mik-dawsh'; or מִקְּדָשׁ miqqᵉdâsh; (Exodus 15:17), from H6942; a consecrated thing or place, especially, a palace, sanctuary (whether of Jehovah or of idols) or asylum:—chapel, hallowed part, holy place, sanctuary.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H4720 matches the Hebrew מִקְדָּשׁ (miqdash),
which occurs 74 times in 71 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 2 (Exo 15:17–Eze 37:28)

Tools specific to Exo 15:17

Exo 15:17

Thou shalt bring them in, and plant them in the mountain of thine inheritance, in the place, O LORD, which thou hast made for thee to dwell in, in the Sanctuary, H4720 O Lord, which thy hands have established.

Tools specific to Exo 25:8

Exo 25:8

And let them make me a sanctuary; H4720 that I may dwell among them.

Tools specific to Lev 12:4

Lev 12:4

And she shall then continue in the blood of her purifying three and thirty days; she shall touch no hallowed thing, nor come into the sanctuary, H4720 until the days of her purifying be fulfilled.

Tools specific to Lev 16:33

Lev 16:33

And he shall make an atonement for the holy sanctuary, H4720 and he shall make an atonement for the tabernacle of the congregation, and for the altar, and he shall make an atonement for the priests, and for all the people of the congregation.

Tools specific to Lev 19:30

Lev 19:30

Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and reverence my sanctuary: H4720 I am the LORD.

Tools specific to Lev 20:3

Lev 20:3

And I will set my face against that man, and will cut him off from among his people; because he hath given of his seed unto Molech, to defile my sanctuary, H4720 and to profane my holy name.

Tools specific to Lev 21:12

Lev 21:12

Neither shall he go out of the sanctuary, H4720 nor profane the sanctuary H4720 of his God; for the crown of the anointing oil of his God is upon him: I am the LORD.

Tools specific to Lev 21:23

Lev 21:23

Only he shall not go in unto the vail, nor come nigh unto the altar, because he hath a blemish; that he profane not my sanctuaries: H4720 for I the LORD do sanctify them.

Tools specific to Lev 26:2

Lev 26:2

Ye shall keep my sabbaths, and reverence my sanctuary: H4720 I am the LORD.

Tools specific to Lev 26:31

Lev 26:31

And I will make your cities waste, and bring your sanctuaries H4720 unto desolation, and I will not smell the savour of your sweet odours.

Tools specific to Num 3:38

Num 3:38

But those that encamp before the tabernacle toward the east, even before the tabernacle of the congregation eastward, shall be Moses, and Aaron and his sons, keeping the charge of the sanctuary H4720 for the charge of the children of Israel; and the stranger that cometh nigh shall be put to death.

Tools specific to Num 10:21

Num 10:21

And the Kohathites set forward, bearing the sanctuary: H4720 and the other did set up the tabernacle against they came.

Tools specific to Num 18:1

Num 18:1

And the LORD said unto Aaron, Thou and thy sons and thy father's house with thee shall bear the iniquity of the sanctuary: H4720 and thou and thy sons with thee shall bear the iniquity of your priesthood.

Tools specific to Num 18:29

Num 18:29

Out of all your gifts ye shall offer every heave offering of the LORD, of all the best thereof, even the hallowed part H4720 thereof out of it.

Tools specific to Num 19:20

Num 19:20

But the man that shall be unclean, and shall not purify himself, that soul shall be cut off from among the congregation, because he hath defiled the sanctuary H4720 of the LORD: the water of separation hath not been sprinkled upon him; he is unclean.

Tools specific to Jos 24:26

Jos 24:26

And Joshua wrote these words in the book of the law of God, and took a great stone, and set it up there under an oak, that was by the sanctuary H4720 of the LORD.

Tools specific to 1Ch 22:19

1Ch 22:19

Now set your heart and your soul to seek the LORD your God; arise therefore, and build ye the sanctuary H4720 of the LORD God, to bring the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and the holy vessels of God, into the house that is to be built to the name of the LORD.

Tools specific to 1Ch 28:10

1Ch 28:10

Take heed now; for the LORD hath chosen thee to build an house for the sanctuary: H4720 be strong, and do it.

Tools specific to 2Ch 20:8

2Ch 20:8

And they dwelt therein, and have built thee a sanctuary H4720 therein for thy name, saying,

Tools specific to 2Ch 26:18

2Ch 26:18

And they withstood Uzziah the king, and said unto him, It appertaineth not unto thee, Uzziah, to burn incense unto the LORD, but to the priests the sons of Aaron, that are consecrated to burn incense: go out of the sanctuary; H4720 for thou hast trespassed; neither shall it be for thine honour from the LORD God.

Tools specific to 2Ch 29:21

2Ch 29:21

And they brought seven bullocks, and seven rams, and seven lambs, and seven he goats, for a sin offering for the kingdom, and for the sanctuary, H4720 and for Judah. And he commanded the priests the sons of Aaron to offer them on the altar of the LORD.

Tools specific to 2Ch 30:8

2Ch 30:8

Now be ye not stiffnecked, as your fathers were, but yield yourselves unto the LORD, and enter into his sanctuary, H4720 which he hath sanctified for ever: and serve the LORD your God, that the fierceness of his wrath may turn away from you.

Tools specific to 2Ch 36:17

2Ch 36:17

Therefore he brought upon them the king of the Chaldees, who slew their young men with the sword in the house of their sanctuary, H4720 and had no compassion upon young man or maiden, old man, or him that stooped for age: he gave them all into his hand.

Tools specific to Neh 10:39

Neh 10:39

For the children of Israel and the children of Levi shall bring the offering of the corn, of the new wine, and the oil, unto the chambers, where are the vessels of the sanctuary, H4720 and the priests that minister, and the porters, and the singers: and we will not forsake the house of our God.

Tools specific to Psa 68:35

Psa 68:35

O God, thou art terrible out of thy holy places: H4720 the God of Israel is he that giveth strength and power unto his people. Blessed be God.

Tools specific to Psa 73:17

Psa 73:17

Until I went into the sanctuary H4720 of God; then understood I their end.

Tools specific to Psa 74:7

Psa 74:7

They have cast fire into thy sanctuary, H4720 they have defiled by casting down the dwelling place of thy name to the ground.

Tools specific to Psa 78:69

Psa 78:69

And he built his sanctuary H4720 like high palaces, like the earth which he hath established for ever.

Tools specific to Psa 96:6

Psa 96:6

Honour and majesty are before him: strength and beauty are in his sanctuary. H4720

Tools specific to Isa 8:14

Isa 8:14

And he shall be for a sanctuary; H4720 but for a stone of stumbling and for a rock of offence to both the houses of Israel, for a gin and for a snare to the inhabitants of Jerusalem.

Tools specific to Isa 16:12

Isa 16:12

And it shall come to pass, when it is seen that Moab is weary on the high place, that he shall come to his sanctuary H4720 to pray; but he shall not prevail.

Tools specific to Isa 60:13

Isa 60:13

The glory of Lebanon shall come unto thee, the fir tree, the pine tree, and the box together, to beautify the place of my sanctuary; H4720 and I will make the place of my feet glorious.

Tools specific to Isa 63:18

Isa 63:18

The people of thy holiness have possessed it but a little while: our adversaries have trodden down thy sanctuary. H4720

Tools specific to Jer 17:12

Jer 17:12

A glorious high throne from the beginning is the place of our sanctuary. H4720

Tools specific to Jer 51:51

Jer 51:51

We are confounded, because we have heard reproach: shame hath covered our faces: for strangers are come into the sanctuaries H4720 of the LORD'S house.

Tools specific to Lam 1:10

Lam 1:10

The adversary hath spread out his hand upon all her pleasant things: for she hath seen that the heathen entered into her sanctuary, H4720 whom thou didst command that they should not enter into thy congregation.

Tools specific to Lam 2:7

Lam 2:7

The Lord hath cast off his altar, he hath abhorred his sanctuary, H4720 he hath given up into the hand of the enemy the walls of her palaces; they have made a noise in the house of the LORD, as in the day of a solemn feast.

Tools specific to Lam 2:20

Lam 2:20

Behold, O LORD, and consider to whom thou hast done this. Shall the women eat their fruit, and children of a span long? shall the priest and the prophet be slain in the sanctuary H4720 of the Lord?

Tools specific to Eze 5:11

Eze 5:11

Wherefore, as I live, saith the Lord GOD; Surely, because thou hast defiled my sanctuary H4720 with all thy detestable things, and with all thine abominations, therefore will I also diminish thee; neither shall mine eye spare, neither will I have any pity.

Tools specific to Eze 8:6

Eze 8:6

He said furthermore unto me, Son of man, seest thou what they do? even the great abominations that the house of Israel committeth here, that I should go far off from my sanctuary? H4720 but turn thee yet again, and thou shalt see greater abominations.

Tools specific to Eze 9:6

Eze 9:6

Slay utterly old and young, both maids, and little children, and women: but come not near any man upon whom is the mark; and begin at my sanctuary. H4720 Then they began at the ancient men which were before the house.

Tools specific to Eze 11:16

Eze 11:16

Therefore say, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Although I have cast them far off among the heathen, and although I have scattered them among the countries, yet will I be to them as a little sanctuary H4720 in the countries where they shall come.

Tools specific to Eze 21:2

Eze 21:2

Son of man, set thy face toward Jerusalem, and drop thy word toward the holy places, H4720 and prophesy against the land of Israel,

Tools specific to Eze 23:38

Eze 23:38

Moreover this they have done unto me: they have defiled my sanctuary H4720 in the same day, and have profaned my sabbaths.

Tools specific to Eze 23:39

Eze 23:39

For when they had slain their children to their idols, then they came the same day into my sanctuary H4720 to profane it; and, lo, thus have they done in the midst of mine house.

Tools specific to Eze 24:21

Eze 24:21

Speak unto the house of Israel, Thus saith the Lord GOD; Behold, I will profane my sanctuary, H4720 the excellency of your strength, the desire of your eyes, and that which your soul pitieth; and your sons and your daughters whom ye have left shall fall by the sword.

Tools specific to Eze 25:3

Eze 25:3

And say unto the Ammonites, Hear the word of the Lord GOD; Thus saith the Lord GOD; Because thou saidst, Aha, against my sanctuary, H4720 when it was profaned; and against the land of Israel, when it was desolate; and against the house of Judah, when they went into captivity;

Tools specific to Eze 28:18

Eze 28:18

Thou hast defiled thy sanctuaries H4720 by the multitude of thine iniquities, by the iniquity of thy traffick; therefore will I bring forth a fire from the midst of thee, it shall devour thee, and I will bring thee to ashes upon the earth in the sight of all them that behold thee.

Tools specific to Eze 37:26

Eze 37:26

Moreover I will make a covenant of peace with them; it shall be an everlasting covenant with them: and I will place them, and multiply them, and will set my sanctuary H4720 in the midst of them for evermore.

Tools specific to Eze 37:28

Eze 37:28

And the heathen shall know that I the LORD do sanctify Israel, when my sanctuary H4720 shall be in the midst of them for evermore.

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1. Exo 15:17–Eze 37:28

2. Eze 43:21–Amo 7:13

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