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Lexicon :: Strong's H1836 - dēn

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Part of Speech
adverb, demonstrative pronoun
Root Word (Etymology)
An orthographical variation of דֵּךְ (H1791)
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TWOT Reference: 2680

Variant Spellings

The following spelling is supported by Strongs and Gesenius: דן.

Strong’s Definitions

דֵּן dên, dane; (Aramaic) an orthographical variation of H1791; this:—(afore-) time, after this manner, here (-after), one...another, such, there(-fore), these, this (matter), thus, where(-fore), which.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x

The KJV translates Strong's H1836 in the following manner: this (38x), these (3x), thus (2x), hereafter (1x), that (1x), miscellaneous (12x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x
The KJV translates Strong's H1836 in the following manner: this (38x), these (3x), thus (2x), hereafter (1x), that (1x), miscellaneous (12x).
demonstrative pronoun
  1. this, on account of this

  2. therefore

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
דֵּן dên, dane; (Aramaic) an orthographical variation of H1791; this:—(afore-) time, after this manner, here (-after), one...another, such, there(-fore), these, this (matter), thus, where(-fore), which.
STRONGS H1836: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

דְּנָה 57 demonstrative prounoun common this (Zinjirli זן, זנה; Egyptian Aramaic זנה (S-C Pap. B 17 +); זנך (ib.C 6, D 8); Nabataean, Palmyrene דנה (Lzb264 Cooke26); Targum דֵּין (e.g. 1 Samuel 10:27) and (with הָ, i.e. הָא, axh ecce) הָדֵתן; Aramaic of Têma הא זא (Cooke195. 198); Syriac axnxh (contracted for הָֽדְנָא); Mandean האזין; Sabean ذن (HomChrest. 13); Ethiopic ዝንቱ፡ all from [דֶּה,] זה, + demonstrative noun (WCG 108 f.); feminine Biblical Aramaic דָּא, Targum דָּא, הָדה, Syriac aeDxh, Mandean האזא, Ethiopic ዛቲ፡ without the n; the plural is H459 אִלֵּין, which see); — this:
a. Daniel 2:18 רָזָא דְנָה this secret, Daniel 2:28; Daniel 2:29; Daniel 2:30 +, Ezra 4:11; Ezra 5:3, 4, 9 +; כָּל־דְּנָה Daniel 5:22.
b. אַחֲרֵי דְנָה after thisDaniel 2:29, 45; so בָּאתַר דְּנָהDaniel 7:6, 7.
c. כִּדְנָה like this, thus, † Jeremiah 10:10 (= Hebrew כֹּה), Daniel 2:10 מִלְּתָא כִדְנָה a word like this (compare כָּזֹאת Esther 4:14), Daniel 3:29; Ezra 5:7.
d. עַל־דְּנָה on account of thisDaniel 3:16; Ezra 4:22; Ezra 5:5, 17; Ezra 6:11; as conjunction = therefore (compare Hebrew עַל־זֹאת) Ezra 4:14, 15. — See also קֳבֵלַ and קַדְמָה.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Samuel



4:11; 4:14; 4:15; 4:22; 5:3; 5:4; 5:5; 5:7; 5:9; 5:17; 6:11






2:10; 2:18; 2:28; 2:29; 2:29; 2:30; 2:45; 3:16; 3:29; 5:22; 7:6; 7:7


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H1836 matches the Hebrew דֵּן (dēn),
which occurs 58 times in 53 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Ezr 4:11–Dan 6:28)

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:11 - This is the copy of the letter that they sent to him: To Artaxerxes the king: Thy servants the men on this side the river, and so forth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:14 - Now, since we eat the salt of the palace, and it is not right for us to see the king's injury, therefore have we sent and informed the king;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:15 - that search may be made in the book of the annals of thy fathers: so shalt thou find in the book of the annals and know that this city is a rebellious city, which has done damage to kings and provinces, and that they have raised sedition within the same of old time, for which cause this city was destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:16 - We inform the king that if this city be built and its walls be completed, by this means thou shalt have no portion on this side the river.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:22 - and take heed that ye fail not to do this: why should harm grow to the damage of the kings?
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:3 - At that time came to them Tatnai, governor on this side the river, and Shethar-boznai, and their companions, and said thus to them: Who gave you orders to build this house and to complete this wall?
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:4 - And they said to them after this manner: What are the names of the men that build this building?
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:5 - But the eye of their God was upon the elders of the Jews, and they did not make them cease till the matter came to Darius; and then they returned answer by letter concerning it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:7 - They sent a report to him in which was written thus: To Darius the king, all peace!
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:9 - Then asked we those elders: thus we said to them, Who gave you orders to build this house and to complete this wall?
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:11 - And thus they returned us answer, saying, We are the servants of the God of the heavens and the earth, and build the house that was built these many years ago; and a great king of Israel built and completed it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:12 - But after that our fathers had provoked the God of the heavens to wrath, he gave them into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, the Chaldean, and he destroyed this house, and carried the people away unto Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:13 - But in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, king Cyrus gave orders to build this house of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:17 - And now, if it seem good to the king, let search be made in the king's treasure-house, which is there at Babylon, whether it be so, that orders were given by king Cyrus to build this house of God at Jerusalem; and let the king send his pleasure to us concerning this matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:11 - Also I have given order that whosoever shall alter this rescript, let timber be pulled down from his house, and being set up, let him be hanged thereon, and let his house be made a dunghill for this.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:15 - And this house was finished on the third day of the month Adar, which was in the sixth year of the reign of king Darius.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:16 - And the children of Israel, the priests and the Levites, and the rest of the children of the captivity, kept the dedication of this house of God with joy;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:17 - and they presented at the dedication of this house of God a hundred bullocks, two hundred rams, four hundred lambs, and for a sin-offering for all Israel, twelve he-goats, according to the number of the tribes of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:17 - Therefore thou shalt buy diligently with this money bullocks, rams, lambs, with their oblations and their drink-offerings, and offer them upon the altar of the house of your God which is at Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:24 - Also we inform you, as regards all the priests and Levites, singers, doorkeepers, Nethinim, and ministers of this house of God, it shall not be lawful to impose tribute, tax, and toll upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:11 - Thus shall ye say unto them: The gods that have not made the heavens and the earth, these shall perish from the earth, and from under the heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:10 - The Chaldeans answered before the king and said, There is not a man upon the earth that can shew the king's matter; therefore there is no king, however great and powerful, that hath asked such a thing of any scribe, or magician, or Chaldean.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:12 - For this cause the king was irritated and very wroth, and commanded to destroy all the wise men of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:18 - that they would desire mercies of the God of the heavens concerning this secret; that Daniel and his companions should not perish with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:24 - Therefore Daniel went in unto Arioch, whom the king had appointed to destroy the wise men of Babylon; he went and said thus unto him: Destroy not the wise men of Babylon; bring me in before the king, and I will shew unto the king the interpretation.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:28 - but there is a God in the heavens, who revealeth secrets, and maketh known to king Nebuchadnezzar what shall be at the end of days. Thy dream, and the visions of thy head upon thy bed are these:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:29 - -- as for thee, O king, thy thoughts arose upon thy bed, what should come to pass hereafter; and he that revealeth secrets hath made known to thee what shall come to pass.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:30 - And as for me, this secret is revealed to me, not by any wisdom that I have more than any living, but to the intent that the interpretation should be made known to the king, and that thou mightest know the thoughts of thy heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:36 - This is the dream; and we will tell the interpretation of it before the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:43 - And whereas thou sawest the iron mixed with miry clay, they shall mingle themselves with the seed of men; but they shall not cleave one to another, even as iron doth not mingle with clay.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:45 - Forasmuch as thou sawest that a stone was cut out of the mountain without hands, and that it broke in pieces the iron, the brass, the clay, the silver, and the gold, -- the great God hath made known to the king what shall come to pass hereafter. And the dream is certain, and the interpretation of it sure.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:47 - The king answered Daniel and said, Of a truth it is that your God is the God of gods, and the Lord of kings, and a revealer of secrets, because thou wast able to reveal this secret.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:7 - Therefore at that time when all the peoples heard the sound of the cornet, pipe, lute, sambuca, psaltery, and all kinds of music, all the peoples, the nations, and the languages fell down and worshipped the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the king had set up.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:8 - Whereupon at that time certain Chaldeans came near, and accused the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:16 - Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego answered and said to the king, O Nebuchadnezzar, we have no need to answer thee in this matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:22 - Forasmuch as the king's commandment was rigorous, and the furnace exceeding hot, the flame of the fire slew those men that had taken up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:29 - Therefore I make a decree, that in every people, nation, and language, he who shall speak anything amiss against the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego, shall be cut in pieces, and his house shall be made a dunghill: because there is no other God that is able to deliver after this sort.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:18 - This dream I, king Nebuchadnezzar, have seen; and thou, Belteshazzar, tell the interpretation, forasmuch as all the wise men of my kingdom are not able to make known unto me the interpretation; but thou art able, for the spirit of the holy gods is in thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:24 - this is the interpretation, O king, and it is the decree of the Most High, which cometh upon my lord the king:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:7 - The king cried aloud to bring in the magicians, the Chaldeans, and the astrologers. The king spoke and said to the wise men of Babylon, Whosoever shall read this writing, and shew me the interpretation thereof, shall be clothed with purple, and have a chain of gold about his neck, and shall be the third ruler in the kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:15 - And now the wise men, the magicians, have been brought in before me, that they should read this writing, and make known unto me the interpretation thereof; but they could not shew the interpretation of the thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:22 - And thou, Belshazzar, his son, hast not humbled thy heart, although thou knewest all this;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:24 - then from before him was sent the part of the hand, and this writing hath been written.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:25 - And this is the writing that is written: MENE, MENE, TEKEL, UPHARSIN.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:26 - This is the interpretation of the thing: MENE, God hath numbered thy kingdom, and finished it;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:3 - Now this Daniel surpassed the presidents and the satraps, because an excellent spirit was in him; and the king thought to appoint him over the whole realm.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:5 - Then said these men, We shall not find any pretext against this Daniel, unless we find it against him touching the law of his God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:9 - Therefore king Darius signed the writing and the decree.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:10 - And when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went into his house; and, his windows being open in his upper chamber toward Jerusalem, he kneeled on his knees three times a day, and prayed and gave thanks before his God, as he did aforetime.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:28 - And this Daniel prospered in the reign of Darius, and in the reign of Cyrus the Persian.

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