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Lexicon :: Strong's H8147 - shĕnayim

שְׁנַיִם
Transliteration
shĕnayim
Pronunciation
shen·ah'·yim (Key)
Part of Speech
adjective, dual masculine/feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2421a

KJV Translation Count — Total: 768x
The KJV translates Strong's H8147 in the following manner: two (533x), twelve (with H6240) (105x), both (69x), twelfth (with H6240) (21x), second (10x), twain (7x), both of them (5x), twice (5x), double (5x), miscellaneous (8x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. two

    1. two (the cardinal number)

      1. two, both, double, twice

    2. second (the ordinal number)

    3. in combination with other numbers

    4. both (a dual number)

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שְׁנַיִם shᵉnayim, shen-ah'-yim; dual of H8145; feminine שְׁתַּיִם shᵉttayim; two; also (as ordinal) twofold:—both, couple, double, second, twain, twelfth, twelve, twenty (sixscore) thousand, twice, two.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Strong's Number H8147 matches the Hebrew שְׁנַיִם (shĕnayim),
which occurs 769 times in 647 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 13 (Gen 1:16–Gen 42:13)

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And God made two H8147 great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also.

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And they were both H8147 naked, the man and his wife, and were not ashamed.

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And the eyes of them both H8147 were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together, and made themselves aprons.

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And Lamech took unto him two H8147 wives: the name of the one was Adah, and the name of the other Zillah.

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And all the days of Seth were nine hundred and twelve H8147 years: and he died.

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And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two H8147 years, and he begat Enoch:

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And all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two H8147 years: and he died.

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And Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and two H8147 years, and begat sons and daughters:

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And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and two H8147 years, and begat a son:

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And of every living thing of all flesh, two H8147 of every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep them alive with thee; they shall be male and female.

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Of fowls after their kind, and of cattle after their kind, of every creeping thing of the earth after his kind, two H8147 of every sort shall come unto thee, to keep them alive.

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Of every clean beast thou shalt take to thee by sevens, the male and his female: and of beasts that are not clean by two, H8147 the male and his female.

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There went in two H8147 and two H8147 unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.

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And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two H8147 and two H8147 of all flesh, wherein is the breath of life.

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And Ham, the father of Canaan, saw the nakedness of his father, and told his two H8147 brethren without.

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And Shem and Japheth took a garment, and laid it upon both H8147 their shoulders, and went backward, and covered the nakedness of their father; and their faces were backward, and they saw not their father's nakedness.

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And unto Eber were born two H8147 sons: the name of one was Peleg; for in his days was the earth divided; and his brother's name was Joktan.

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And Reu lived two H8147 and thirty years, and begat Serug:

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Twelve H8147 years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled.

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And as for Ishmael, I have heard thee: Behold, I have blessed him, and will make him fruitful, and will multiply him exceedingly; twelve H8147 princes shall he beget, and I will make him a great nation.

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And there came two H8147 angels to Sodom at even; and Lot sat in the gate of Sodom: and Lot seeing them rose up to meet them; and he bowed himself with his face toward the ground;

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Behold now, I have two H8147 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: only unto these men do nothing; for therefore came they under the shadow of my roof.

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And when the morning arose, then the angels hastened Lot, saying, Arise, take thy wife, and thy two H8147 daughters, which are here; lest thou be consumed in the iniquity of the city.

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And while he lingered, the men laid hold upon his hand, and upon the hand of his wife, and upon the hand of his two H8147 daughters; the LORD being merciful unto him: and they brought him forth, and set him without the city.

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And Lot went up out of Zoar, and dwelt in the mountain, and his two H8147 daughters with him; for he feared to dwell in Zoar: and he dwelt in a cave, he and his two H8147 daughters.

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Thus were both H8147 the daughters of Lot with child by their father.

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And Abraham took sheep and oxen, and gave them unto Abimelech; and both of them H8147 made a covenant.

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Wherefore he called that place Beersheba; because there they sware both of them. H8147

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And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took two H8147 of his young men with him, and Isaac his son, and clave the wood for the burnt offering, and rose up, and went unto the place of which God had told him.

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And Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering, and laid it upon Isaac his son; and he took the fire in his hand, and a knife; and they went both H8147 of them together.

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And Abraham said, My son, God will provide himself a lamb for a burnt offering: so they went both of them H8147 together.

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And it came to pass, as the camels had done drinking, that the man took a golden earring of half a shekel weight, and two H8147 bracelets for her hands of ten shekels weight of gold;

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These are the sons of Ishmael, and these are their names, by their towns, and by their castles; twelve H8147 princes according to their nations.

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And the LORD said unto her, Two H8147 nations are in thy womb, and two manner H8147 of people shall be separated from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger.

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Go now to the flock, and fetch me from thence two H8147 good kids of the goats; and I will make them savoury meat for thy father, such as he loveth:

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Until thy brother's anger turn away from thee, and he forget that which thou hast done to him: then I will send, and fetch thee from thence: why should I be deprived also of you both H8147 in one day?

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And Laban had two H8147 daughters: the name of the elder was Leah, and the name of the younger was Rachel.

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And Laban went into Jacob's tent, and into Leah's tent, and into the two H8147 maidservants' tents; but he found them not. Then went he out of Leah's tent, and entered into Rachel's tent.

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Whereas thou hast searched all my stuff, what hast thou found of all thy household stuff? set it here before my brethren and thy brethren, that they may judge betwixt us both. H8147

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Thus have I been twenty years in thy house; I served thee fourteen years for thy two H8147 daughters, and six years for thy cattle: and thou hast changed my wages ten times.

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Then Jacob was greatly afraid and distressed: and he divided the people that was with him, and the flocks, and herds, and the camels, into two H8147 bands;

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I am not worthy of the least of all the mercies, and of all the truth, which thou hast shewed unto thy servant; for with my staff I passed over this Jordan; and now I am become two H8147 bands.

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And he rose up that night, and took his two H8147 wives, and his two H8147 womenservants, and his eleven sons, and passed over the ford Jabbok.

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And Jacob lifted up his eyes, 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 H8147 handmaids.

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And it came to pass on the third day, when they were sore, that two H8147 of the sons of Jacob, Simeon and Levi, Dinah's brethren, took each man his sword, and came upon the city boldly, and slew all the males.

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And it came to pass, when Israel dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and lay with Bilhah his father's concubine: and Israel heard it. Now the sons of Jacob were twelve: H8147

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And Pharaoh was wroth against two H8147 of his officers, against the chief of the butlers, and against the chief of the bakers.

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And they dreamed a dream both of them, H8147 each man his dream in one night, each man according to the interpretation of his dream, the butler and the baker of the king of Egypt, which were bound in the prison.

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And unto Joseph were born two H8147 sons before the years of famine came, which Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On bare unto him.

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And they said, Thy servants are twelve H8147 brethren, the sons of one man in the land of Canaan; and, behold, the youngest is this day with our father, and one is not.

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1. Gen 1:16–Gen 42:13

2. Gen 42:32–Exo 29:22

3. Exo 29:38–Lev 20:13

4. Lev 20:18–Num 12:5

5. Num 13:23–Deu 19:15

6. Deu 19:17–Jdg 19:8

7. Jdg 19:29–2Sa 12:1

8. 2Sa 13:6–1Ki 19:19

9. 1Ki 20:1–1Ch 9:22

10. 1Ch 11:21–2Ch 21:5

11. 2Ch 21:19–Est 2:21

12. Est 2:23–Eze 1:23

13. Eze 15:4–Zec 13:8

 
 
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