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Lexicon :: Strong's H1835 - dān

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

דָּן Dân, dawn; from H1777; judge; Dan, one of the sons of Jacob; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory; likewise a place in Palestine colonized by them:—Daniel

KJV Translation Count — Total: 71x

The KJV translates Strong's H1835 in the following manner: Dan (70x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 71x
The KJV translates Strong's H1835 in the following manner: Dan (70x), variant (1x).
  1. Dan = "a judge"

    1. the 5th son of Jacob, the 1st of Bilhah, Rachel's handmaid

    2. the tribe descended from Dan, the son of Jacob

      proper locative noun
    3. a city in Dan, the most northern landmark of Palestine

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דָּן Dân, dawn; from H1777; judge; Dan, one of the sons of Jacob; also the tribe descended from him, and its territory; likewise a place in Palestine colonized by them:—Daniel
STRONGS H1835: Abbreviations
דָּן proper name, masculine (judge) —
2. the tribe of Dan, מַטֵּה דָן Exodus 31:6; Exodus 35:34; Exodus 38:23; Leviticus 24:11; Numbers 1:39; Numbers 13:12; Joshua 21:5, 23 (all P); בְּנֵי דָן Genesis 46:23; Numbers 1:38; Numbers 2:25; Numbers 7:66; Numbers 10:25; Numbers 26:42; Numbers 34:22; Joshua 19:40, 47 (twice in verse); Joshua 19:48 (all P) Judges 1:34; Judges 18:2, 16, 22, 23, 25, 26, 30; מַחֲנֵה דָן Numbers 2:25, 31 (P) — on Judges 13:25; Judges 18:12 see מַחֲנֶה; דּן מִשְׁפְּחֹת Numbers 26:42 (P); דָּן alone in poetry Genesis 49:16, 17; Deuteronomy 33:22 (twice in verse); Judges 5:17, elsewhere Numbers 1:12 (P) Deuteronomy 27:13; 1 Chronicles 27:22; 2 Chronicles 2:13; Ezekiel 48:1, 2, 32.
3. a city on northern frontier of Israel at one of the sources of the Jordan, originally לַיִשׁ Judges 18:29 (compare Judges 18:7); = לֶשֶׁם Joshua 19:47; captured by a colony of Danites; named Dan, and made a sacred place with rites of worship that lasted until the exile (Judges 18:30); = Tell el Kâdî, RobBR iii. 351, 358 BdPa1 265. This place is frequently referred to: Genesis 14:14; Deuteronomy 34:1; 1 Kings 12:29, 30; 1 Kings 15:20; 2 Kings 10:29; 2 Chronicles 16:4; Jeremiah 4:15; Jeremiah 8:16; Amos 8:14; read also וּבְדָן for וְכֵן 2 Samuel 20:18 Greek Version of the LXX Ew We compare Dr; and see the phrase מִדָּן וְעַדבְּֿאֵר שֶׁבַע Judges 20:1; 1 Samuel 3:20; 2 Samuel 3:10; 2 Samuel 17:11; 2 Samuel 24:2, 15; 1 Kings 5:5; given by Chronicles מִבְּאֵר שֶׁבַע וְעַדדָּֿן 1 Chronicles 21:2; 2 Chronicles 30:5. (Ezekiel 27:19 see ודן.)
Note.דָּ֫נָה יַעַן [H1842 2 Samuel 24:6]. As no such place is known, the text is usually regarded as corrupt, and, Greek Version of the LXX being uncertain, is variously changed:
(1) דָּ֫נָה יַעַר to Dan in the wood, Thes after Vulgate silvestria.
(2) (וַיָּסֹבּוּ) דָּ֫נָה וְעִיּוֺן to Dan and Ijon Klo (compare 1 Kings 15:20).
(3) (סָֽבֲבוּ) דָּן וּמִדָּן We Dr compare Greek Version of the LXX.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


14:14; 30:6; 35:25; 46:23; 49:16; 49:17


1:4; 31:6; 35:34; 38:23




1:12; 1:38; 1:39; 2:25; 2:25; 2:31; 7:66; 10:25; 13:12; 26:42; 26:42; 34:22


27:13; 33:22; 34:1


19:40; 19:47; 19:47; 19:47; 19:48; 21:5; 21:23


1:34; 5:17; 13:25; 18:2; 18:7; 18:12; 18:16; 18:22; 18:23; 18:25; 18:26; 18:29; 18:29; 18:30; 18:30; 20:1

1 Samuel


2 Samuel

3:10; 17:11; 20:18; 24:2; 24:15

1 Kings

5:5; 12:29; 12:30; 15:20; 15:20

2 Kings


1 Chronicles

2:2; 21:2; 27:22

2 Chronicles

2:13; 16:4; 30:5


4:15; 8:16


27:19; 48:1; 48:2; 48:32




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1835 matches the Hebrew דָּן (dān),
which occurs 70 times in 63 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 14:14–1Ki 15:20)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:14 - When Abram heard that his [fn]relative had been taken captive, he [fn]led out his trained men, born in his house, three hundred and eighteen, and went in pursuit as far as Dan. H1835
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:6 - Then Rachel said, “God has [fn]vindicated me, and has indeed heard my voice and has given me a son.” Therefore she named him [fn]Dan. H1835
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:25 - and the sons of Bilhah, Rachel’s maid: Dan H1835 and Naphtali;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:23 - The sons of Dan: H1835 [fn]Hushim.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:16 - “Dan H1835 shall judge his people,
As one of the tribes of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:17 - “Dan H1835 shall be a serpent in the way,
A horned snake in the path,
That bites the horse’s heels,
So that his rider falls backward.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:4 - Dan H1835 and Naphtali, Gad and Asher.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:6 - “And behold, I Myself have [fn]appointed with him Oholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan; H1835 and in the hearts of all who are [fn]skillful I have put [fn]skill, that they may make all that I have commanded you:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:34 - “He also has put in his heart to teach, both he and Oholiab, the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan. H1835
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 38:23 - With him was Oholiab the son of Ahisamach, of the tribe of Dan, H1835 an engraver and a skillful workman and a [fn]weaver in [fn]blue and in purple and in scarlet material, and fine linen.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:11 - The son of the Israelite woman blasphemed the Name and cursed. So they brought him to Moses. (Now his mother’s name was Shelomith, the daughter of Dibri, of the tribe of Dan.) H1835
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 1:12 - of Dan, H1835 Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 1:38 - Of the sons of Dan, H1835 their genealogical registration by their families, by their fathers’ households, according to the number of names, from twenty years old and upward, whoever was able to go out to war,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 1:39 - their numbered men of the tribe of Dan H1835 were 62,700.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 2:25 - “On the north side shall be the standard of the camp of Dan H1835 by their armies, and the leader of the sons of Dan: H1835 Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 2:31 - “The total of the numbered men of the camp of Dan H1835 was 157,600. They shall set out last by their standards.”
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 7:66 - On the tenth day it was Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai, leader of the sons of Dan; H1835
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 10:25 - Then the standard of the camp of the sons of Dan, H1835 according to their armies, which formed the rear guard for all the camps, set out, with Ahiezer the son of Ammishaddai over its army,
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 13:12 - from the tribe of Dan, H1835 Ammiel the son of Gemalli;
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 26:42 - These are the sons of Dan H1835 according to their families: of [fn]Shuham, the family of the Shuhamites. These are the families of Dan H1835 according to their families.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 34:22 - “Of the tribe of the sons of Dan H1835 a leader, Bukki the son of Jogli.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 27:13 - “For the curse, these shall stand on Mount Ebal: Reuben, Gad, Asher, Zebulun, Dan, H1835 and Naphtali.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:22 - Of Dan H1835 he said,
“Dan H1835 is a lion’s whelp,
That leaps forth from Bashan.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 34:1 - Now Moses went up from the plains of Moab to Mount Nebo, to the top of Pisgah, which is opposite Jericho. And the LORD showed him all the land, Gilead as far as Dan, H1835
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:40 - The seventh lot [fn]fell to the tribe of the sons of Dan H1835 according to their families.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:47 - The territory of the sons of Dan H1835 proceeded [fn]beyond them; for the sons of Dan H1835 went up and fought with Leshem and captured it. Then they struck it with the edge of the sword and possessed it and [fn]settled in it; and they called [fn]Leshem Dan H1835 after the name of Dan H1835 their father.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 19:48 - This was the inheritance of the tribe of the sons of Dan H1835 according to their families, these cities with their villages.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:5 - The rest of the sons of Kohath [fn]received ten cities by lot from the families of the tribe of Ephraim and from the tribe of Dan H1835 and from the half-tribe of Manasseh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 21:23 - From the tribe of Dan, H1835 Elteke with its pasture lands, Gibbethon with its pasture lands,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:34 - Then the Amorites [fn]forced the sons of Dan H1835 into the hill country, for they did not allow them to come down to the valley;
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:17 - “Gilead [fn]remained across the Jordan;
And why did Dan H1835 stay in ships?
Asher sat at the seashore,
And [fn]remained by its landings.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:25 - And the Spirit of the LORD began to stir him in [fn]Mahaneh-dan, between Zorah and Eshtaol.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:2 - So the sons of Dan H1835 sent from their family five men out of their whole number, [fn]valiant men from Zorah and Eshtaol, to spy out the land and to search it; and they said to them, “Go, search the land.” And they came to the hill country of Ephraim, to the house of Micah, and lodged there.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:16 - The six hundred men armed with their weapons of war, who were of the sons of Dan, H1835 stood by the entrance of the gate.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:22 - When they had gone some distance from the house of Micah, the men who were in the houses near Micah’s house assembled and overtook the sons of Dan. H1835
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:23 - They cried to the sons of Dan, H1835 who turned [fn]around and said to Micah, “What is the matter with you, that you have assembled together?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:25 - The sons of Dan H1835 said to him, “Do not let your voice be heard among us, or else [fn]fierce men will fall upon you and you will [fn]lose your life, with the lives of your household.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:26 - So the sons of Dan H1835 went on their way; and when Micah saw that they were too strong for him, he turned and went back to his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:29 - They called the name of the city Dan, H1835 after the name of Dan H1835 their father who was born in Israel; however, the name of the city formerly was Laish.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:30 - The sons of Dan H1835 set up for themselves the graven image; and Jonathan, the son of Gershom, the son of [fn]Manasseh, he and his sons were priests to the tribe of the Danites until the day of the captivity of the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 20:1 - Then all the sons of Israel from Dan H1835 to Beersheba, including the land of Gilead, came out, and the congregation assembled as one man to the LORD at Mizpah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:20 - All Israel from Dan H1835 even to Beersheba knew that Samuel was confirmed as a prophet of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 3:10 - to transfer the kingdom from the house of Saul and to establish the throne of David over Israel and over Judah, from Dan H1835 even to Beersheba.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:11 - “But I counsel that all Israel be surely gathered to you, from Dan H1835 even to Beersheba, as the sand that is by the sea in abundance, and that [fn]you personally go into battle.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 24:2 - The king said to Joab the commander of the army who was with him, “Go about now through all the tribes of Israel, from Dan H1835 to Beersheba, and [fn]register the people, that I may know the number of the people.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 24:15 - So the LORD [fn]sent a pestilence upon Israel from the morning until the appointed time, and seventy thousand men of the people from Dan H1835 to Beersheba died.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:25 - So Judah and Israel lived in safety, every man under his vine and his fig tree, from Dan H1835 even to Beersheba, all the days of Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:29 - He set one in Bethel, and the other he put in Dan. H1835
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 12:30 - Now this thing became a sin, for the people went to worship before the one as far as Dan. H1835
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 15:20 - So Ben-hadad listened to King Asa and sent the commanders of his armies against the cities of Israel, and [fn]conquered Ijon, Dan, H1835 Abel-beth-maacah and all Chinneroth, besides all the land of Naphtali.

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