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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 a copy of a letter that they have sent unto him, unto Artaxerxes the king: 'Thy servants, men beyond the river, and at such a time;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:14 - Now, because that the salt of the palace is our salt, and the nakedness of the king we have no patience to see, therefore we have sent and made known to the king;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:15 - so that he doth seek in the book of the records of thy fathers, and thou dost find in the book of the records, and dost know, that this city is a rebellious city, and causing loss to kings and provinces, and makers of sedition are in its midst from the days of old, therefore hath this city been wasted.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:16 - We are making known to the king that, if this city be builded and the walls finished, by this means a portion beyond the river thou hast none.'
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:22 - And beware ye of negligence in doing this; why doth the hurt become great to the loss of the kings?'
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:3 - At that time come to them hath Tatnai, governor beyond the river, and Shethar-Boznai, and their companions, and thus they are saying to them, 'Who hath made for you a decree this house to build, and this wall to finish?'
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:4 - Then thus we have said to them, 'What are the names of the men who are building this building?'
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:5 - And the eye of their God hath been upon the elders of the Jews, and they have not caused them to cease till the matter goeth to Darius, and then they send back a letter concerning this thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:7 - A letter they have sent unto him, and thus is it written in it:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:9 - Then we have asked of these elders, thus we have said to them, Who hath made for you a decree this house to build, and this wall to finish?
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:11 - 'And thus they have returned us word, saying, We are servants of the God of heaven and earth, and are building the house that was built many years before this, that a great king of Israel built and finished:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:12 - but after that our fathers made the God of heaven angry, he gave them into the hand of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon the Chaldean, and this house he destroyed, and the people he removed to Babylon;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:13 - but in the first year of Cyrus king of Babylon, Cyrus the king made a decree to build this house of God,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:17 - 'And now, if to the king it be good, let search be made in the treasure-house of the king, that is there in Babylon, whether it be that of Cyrus the king there was made a decree to build this house of God in Jerusalem, and the will of the king concerning this thing he doth send unto us.'
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:11 - 'And by me is made a decree, that any one who changeth this thing, let wood be pulled down from his house, and being raised up, let him be smitten on it, and his house let be made a dunghill for this.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:15 - And this house hath gone out till the third day of the month Adar, that is in the sixth year of the reign of Darius the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:16 - And the sons of Israel have made, and the priests, and the Levites, and the rest of the sons of the captivity, a dedication of this house of God with joy,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:17 - and have brought near for the dedication of this house of God, bullocks a hundred, rams two hundred, lambs four hundred; and young he-goats for a sin-offering for all Israel, twelve, according to the number of the tribes of Israel;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:17 - therefore thou dost speedily buy with this money, bullocks, rams, lambs, and their presents, and their libations, and dost bring them near to the altar of the house of your God that is in Jerusalem,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:24 - 'And to you we are making known, that upon any of the priests and Levites, singers, gatekeepers, Nethinim, and servants of the house of God, tribute and custom there is no authority to lift up.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 10:11 - Thus do ye say to them, The gods Who the heavens and earth have not made, They do perish from the earth, And from under these heavens.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:10 - The Chaldeans have answered before the king, and are saying, 'There is not a man on the earth who is able to shew the king's matter; therefore, no king, chief, and ruler, hath asked such a thing as this of any scribe, and enchanter, and Chaldean;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:12 - Therefore the king hath been angry and very wroth, and hath said to destroy all the wise men of Babylon;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:18 - and to seek mercies from before the God of the heavens concerning this secret, that they destroy not Daniel and his companions with the rest of the wise men of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:24 - Therefore Daniel hath gone up unto Arioch, whom the king hath appointed to destroy the wise men of Babylon; he hath gone, and thus hath said to him, 'The wise men of Babylon thou dost not destroy, bring me up before the king, and the interpretation to the king I do shew.'
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:28 - but there is a God in the heavens, a revealer of secrets, and He hath made known to king Nebuchadnezzar that which is to be in the latter end of the days. 'Thy dream and the visions of thy head on thy bed are these:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:29 - Thou, O king, thy thoughts on thy bed have come up concerning that which is to be after this, and the Revealer of secrets hath caused thee to know that which is to be.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:30 - As to me -- not for any wisdom that is in me above any living hath this secret been revealed to me; but for the intent that the interpretation to the king they make known, and the thoughts of thy heart thou dost know.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:36 - This is the dream, and its interpretation we do tell before the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:43 - Because thou hast seen iron mixed with miry clay, they are mixing themselves with the seed of men: and they are not adhering one with another, even as iron is not mixed with clay.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:45 - Because that thou hast seen that out of the mountain cut hath been a stone without hands, and it hath beaten small the iron, the brass, the clay, the silver, and the gold; the great God hath made known to the king that which is to be after this; and the dream is true, and its interpretation stedfast.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:47 - The king hath answered Daniel and said, 'Of a truth it is that your God is a God of gods, and a Lord of kings, and a revealer of secrets, since thou hast been able to reveal this secret.'
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:7 - Therefore at that time, when all the peoples are hearing the voice of the cornet, the flute, the harp, the sackbut, the psaltery, and all kinds of music, falling down are all the peoples, nations and languages, doing obeisance to the golden image that Nebuchadnezzar the king hath raised up.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:8 - Therefore at that time drawn near have certain Chaldeans, and accused the Jews;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:16 - Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego have answered, yea, they are saying to the king Nebuchadnezzar, 'We have no need concerning this matter to answer thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:22 - Therefore, because that the word of the king is urgent, and the furnace heated exceedingly, those men who have taken up Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego -- killed them hath the spark of the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:29 - And by me a decree is made, that any people, nation, and language, that doth speak erroneously concerning the God of Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-Nego, pieces he is made, and its house is made a dunghill, because that there is no other god who is able thus to deliver.'
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:18 - 'This dream I have seen, I king Nebuchadnezzar; and thou, O Belteshazzar, the interpretation tell, because that all the wise men of my kingdom are not able to cause me to know the interpretation, and 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 the decree of the Most High it is that hath come against my lord the king:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:7 - Call doth the king mightily, to bring up the enchanters, the Chaldeans, and the soothsayers. Answered hath the king, and said to the wise men of Babylon, that, 'Any man who doth read this writing, and its interpretation doth shew me, purple he putteth on, and a bracelet of gold is on his neck, and third in the kingdom he doth rule.'
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:15 - 'And now, caused to come up before me have been the wise men, the enchanters, that this writing they may read, and its interpretation to cause me to know: and they are not able to shew the interpretation of the thing:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:22 - 'And thou, his son, Belshazzar, hast not humbled thy heart, though all this thou hast known;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:24 - 'Then from before Him sent is the extremity of the hand, and the writing is noted down;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:25 - and this is the writing that is noted down: Numbered, Numbered, Weighed, and Divided.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:26 - This is the interpretation of the thing: Numbered -- God hath numbered thy kingdom, and hath finished it.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:3 - Then this Daniel hath been overseer over the presidents and satraps, because that an excellent spirit is in him, and the king hath thought to establish him over the whole kingdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:5 - Then these men are saying, 'We do not find against this Daniel any cause of complaint, except we have found it against him in the law of his God.'
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:9 - Therefore king Darius hath signed the writing and interdict.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:10 - And Daniel, when he hath known that the writing is signed, hath gone up to his house, and the window being opened for him, in his upper chamber, over-against Jerusalem, three times in a day he is kneeling on his knees, and praying, and confessing before his God, because that he was doing it before this.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 6:28 - And this Daniel hath prospered in the reign of Darius, and in the reign of Cyrus the Persian.

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