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Lexicon :: Strong's H3427 - yashab

יָשַׁב
Transliteration
yashab
Pronunciation
yä·shav' (Key)
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 922

Strong’s Definitions

יָשַׁב yâshab, yaw-shab'; a primitive root; properly, to sit down (specifically as judge. in ambush, in quiet); by implication, to dwell, to remain; causatively, to settle, to marry:—(make to) abide(-ing), continue, (cause to, make to) dwell(-ing), ease self, endure, establish, × fail, habitation, haunt, (make to) inhabit(-ant), make to keep (house), lurking, × marry(-ing), (bring again to) place, remain, return, seat, set(-tle), (down-) sit(-down, still, -ting down, -ting (place) -uate), take, tarry.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 1,088x

The KJV translates Strong's H3427 in the following manner: dwell (437x), inhabitant (221x), sit (172x), abide (70x), inhabit (39x), down (26x), remain (23x), in (22x), tarry (19x), set (14x), continue (5x), place (7x), still (5x), taken (5x), miscellaneous (23x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 1,088x
The KJV translates Strong's H3427 in the following manner: dwell (437x), inhabitant (221x), sit (172x), abide (70x), inhabit (39x), down (26x), remain (23x), in (22x), tarry (19x), set (14x), continue (5x), place (7x), still (5x), taken (5x), miscellaneous (23x).
  1. to dwell, remain, sit, abide

    1. (Qal)

      1. to sit, sit down

      2. to be set

      3. to remain, stay

      4. to dwell, have one's abode

    2. (Niphal) to be inhabited

    3. (Piel) to set, place

    4. (Hiphil)

      1. to cause to sit

      2. to cause to abide, set

      3. to cause to dwell

      4. to cause (cities) to be inhabited

      5. to marry (give an dwelling to)

    5. (Hophal)

      1. to be inhabited

      2. to make to dwell

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָשַׁב yâshab, yaw-shab'; a primitive root; properly, to sit down (specifically as judge. in ambush, in quiet); by implication, to dwell, to remain; causatively, to settle, to marry:—(make to) abide(-ing), continue, (cause to, make to) dwell(-ing), ease self, endure, establish, × fail, habitation, haunt, (make to) inhabit(-ant), make to keep (house), lurking, × marry(-ing), (bring again to) place, remain, return, seat, set(-tle), (down-) sit(-down, still, -ting down, -ting (place) -uate), take, tarry.

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3427 matches the Hebrew יָשַׁב (yashab),
which occurs 1,089 times in 980 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV

Page 7 / 20 (1Sa 14:2–2Sa 15:8)

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:2 - And Saul tarried H3427 in the uttermost part of Gibeah under a pomegranate tree which is in Migron: and the people that were with him were about six hundred men;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 19:2 - But Jonathan Saul's son delighted much in David: and Jonathan told David, saying, Saul my father seeketh to kill thee: now therefore, I pray thee, take heed to thyself until the morning, and abide H3427 in a secret place, and hide thyself:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 19:9 - And the evil spirit from the LORD was upon Saul, as he sat H3427 in his house with his javelin in his hand: and David played with his hand.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 19:18 - So David fled, and escaped, and came to Samuel to Ramah, and told him all that Saul had done to him. And he and Samuel went and dwelt H3427 in Naioth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:5 - And David said unto Jonathan, Behold, to morrow is the new moon, and I should not fail H3427 to sit H3427 with the king at meat: but let me go, that I may hide myself in the field unto the third day at even.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:19 - And when thou hast stayed three days, then thou shalt go down quickly, and come to the place where thou didst hide thyself when the business was in hand, and shalt remain H3427 by the stone Ezel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:24 - So David hid himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down H3427 to eat meat.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:25 - And the king sat H3427 upon his seat, as at other times, even upon a seat by the wall: and Jonathan arose, and Abner sat H3427 by Saul's side, and David's place was empty.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:4 - And he brought them before the king of Moab: and they dwelt H3427 with him all the while that David was in the hold.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:5 - And the prophet Gad said unto David, Abide H3427 not in the hold; depart, and get thee into the land of Judah. Then David departed, and came into the forest of Hareth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:6 - When Saul heard that David was discovered, and the men that were with him, (now Saul abode H3427 in Gibeah under a tree in Ramah, having his spear in his hand, and all his servants were standing about him;)
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 22:23 - Abide H3427 thou with me, fear not: for he that seeketh my life seeketh thy life: but with me thou shalt be in safeguard.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:5 - So David and his men went to Keilah, and fought with the Philistines, and brought away their cattle, and smote them with a great slaughter. So David saved the inhabitants H3427 of Keilah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:14 - And David abode H3427 in the wilderness in strong holds, and remained H3427 in a mountain in the wilderness of Ziph. And Saul sought him every day, but God delivered him not into his hand.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:18 - And they two made a covenant before the LORD: and David abode H3427 in the wood, and Jonathan went to his house.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:25 - Saul also and his men went to seek him. And they told David: wherefore he came down into a rock, and abode H3427 in the wilderness of Maon. And when Saul heard that, he pursued after David in the wilderness of Maon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:29 - And David went up from thence, and dwelt H3427 in strong holds at Engedi.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 24:3 - And he came to the sheepcotes by the way, where was a cave; and Saul went in to cover his feet: and David and his men remained H3427 in the sides of the cave.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:13 - And David said unto his men, Gird ye on every man his sword. And they girded on every man his sword; and David also girded on his sword: and there went up after David about four hundred men; and two hundred abode H3427 by the stuff.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:3 - And Saul pitched in the hill of Hachilah, which is before Jeshimon, by the way. But David abode H3427 in the wilderness, and he saw that Saul came after him into the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:3 - And David dwelt H3427 with Achish at Gath, he and his men, every man with his household, even David with his two wives, Ahinoam the Jezreelitess, and Abigail the Carmelitess, Nabal's wife.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:5 - And David said unto Achish, If I have now found grace in thine eyes, let them give me a place in some town in the country, that I may dwell H3427 there: for why should thy servant dwell H3427 in the royal city with thee?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:7 - And the time that David dwelt H3427 in the country of the Philistines was a full year and four months.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:8 - And David and his men went up, and invaded the Geshurites, and the Gezrites, and the Amalekites: for those nations were of old the inhabitants H3427 of the land, as thou goest to Shur, even unto the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 27:11 - And David saved neither man nor woman alive, to bring tidings to Gath, saying, Lest they should tell on us, saying, So did David, and so will be his manner all the while he dwelleth H3427 in the country of the Philistines.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 28:23 - But he refused, and said, I will not eat. But his servants, together with the woman, compelled him; and he hearkened unto their voice. So he arose from the earth, and sat H3427 upon the bed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:21 - And David came to the two hundred men, which were so faint that they could not follow David, whom they had made also to abide H3427 at the brook Besor: and they went forth to meet David, and to meet the people that were with him: and when David came near to the people, he saluted them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 30:24 - For who will hearken unto you in this matter? but as his part is that goeth down to the battle, so shall his part be that tarrieth H3427 by the stuff: they shall part alike.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 31:7 - And when the men of Israel that were on the other side of the valley, and they that were on the other side Jordan, saw that the men of Israel fled, and that Saul and his sons were dead, they forsook the cities, and fled; and the Philistines came and dwelt H3427 in them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 31:11 - And when the inhabitants H3427 of Jabeshgilead heard of that which the Philistines had done to Saul;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 1:1 - Now it came to pass after the death of Saul, when David was returned from the slaughter of the Amalekites, and David had abode H3427 two days in Ziklag;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:3 - And his men that were with him did David bring up, every man with his household: and they dwelt H3427 in the cities of Hebron.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 2:13 - And Joab the son of Zeruiah, and the servants of David, went out, and met together by the pool of Gibeon: and they sat down, H3427 the one on the one side of the pool, and the other on the other side of the pool.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:6 - And the king and his men went to Jerusalem unto the Jebusites, the inhabitants H3427 of the land: which spake unto David, saying, Except thou take away the blind and the lame, thou shalt not come in hither: thinking, David cannot come in hither.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:9 - So David dwelt H3427 in the fort, and called it the city of David. And David built round about from Millo and inward.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 6:2 - And David arose, and went with all the people that were with him from Baale of Judah, to bring up from thence the ark of God, whose name is called by the name of the LORD of hosts that dwelleth H3427 between the cherubims.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 6:11 - And the ark of the LORD continued H3427 in the house of Obededom the Gittite three months: and the LORD blessed Obededom, and all his household.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:1 - And it came to pass, when the king sat H3427 in his house, and the LORD had given him rest round about from all his enemies;
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:2 - That the king said unto Nathan the prophet, See now, I dwell H3427 in an house of cedar, but the ark of God dwelleth H3427 within curtains.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:5 - Go and tell my servant David, Thus saith the LORD, Shalt thou build me an house for me to dwell in? H3427
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:6 - Whereas I have not dwelt H3427 in any house since the time that I brought up the children of Israel out of Egypt, even to this day, but have walked in a tent and in a tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 7:18 - Then went king David in, and sat H3427 before the LORD, and he said, Who am I, O Lord GOD? and what is my house, that thou hast brought me hitherto?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:13 - So Mephibosheth dwelt H3427 in Jerusalem: for he did eat continually at the king's table; and was lame on both his feet.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:5 - When they told it unto David, he sent to meet them, because the men were greatly ashamed: and the king said, Tarry H3427 at Jericho until your beards be grown, and then return.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 11:1 - And it came to pass, after the year was expired, at the time when kings go forth to battle, that David sent Joab, and his servants with him, and all Israel; and they destroyed the children of Ammon, and besieged Rabbah. But David tarried still H3427 at Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 11:11 - And Uriah said unto David, The ark, and Israel, and Judah, abide H3427 in tents; and my lord Joab, and the servants of my lord, are encamped in the open fields; shall I then go into mine house, to eat and to drink, and to lie with my wife? as thou livest, and as thy soul liveth, I will not do this thing.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 11:12 - And David said to Uriah, Tarry H3427 here to day also, and to morrow I will let thee depart. So Uriah abode H3427 in Jerusalem that day, and the morrow.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:20 - And Absalom her brother said unto her, Hath Amnon thy brother been with thee? but hold now thy peace, my sister: he is thy brother; regard not this thing. So Tamar remained H3427 desolate in her brother Absalom's house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:28 - So Absalom dwelt H3427 two full years in Jerusalem, and saw not the king's face.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 15:8 - For thy servant vowed a vow while I abode H3427 at Geshur in Syria, saying, If the LORD shall bring me again indeed to Jerusalem, then I will serve the LORD.

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