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Lexicon :: Strong's H2006 - hēn

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to הֵן (H2005)
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TWOT Reference: 2698

Strong’s Definitions

הֵן hên, hane; (Aramaic) corresponding to H2005; lo! also there(-fore), (un-) less, whether, but, if:—(that) if, or, whether.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x

The KJV translates Strong's H2006 in the following manner: if (12x), or (2x), whether (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 16x
The KJV translates Strong's H2006 in the following manner: if (12x), or (2x), whether (2x).
  1. behold, if, whether

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
הֵן hên, hane; (Aramaic) corresponding to H2005; lo! also there(-fore), (un-) less, whether, but, if:—(that) if, or, whether.
STRONGS H2006: Abbreviations

Biblical Aramaic

הֵן conjunction if, whether (Biblical Hebrew H2005 הֵן, which see: Zenjirli, Egyptian Aramaic (S-CPap. A 7 +), Palmyrene, Nabataean הן, Mandean הין if [TargumOnk Jon use אם, TargumJer אין, Syriac NAe ]); —
1. if, Daniel 2:6; Daniel 3:15, Daniel 3:17; Daniel 4:24 [Daniel 4:27]; Daniel 5:16; Ezra 4:13, Ezra 4:16; Ezra 5:17, הֵן לָא ֗֗֗ Daniel 2:5, Daniel 2:9; Daniel 3:15; Daniel 3:18 הֵן לָ֔א if not.
2. repeated, הֵן ֗֗֗ הֵן sive... sive, whether... or (compare Biblical Hebrew H518 אִם, 1b 1), Ezra 7:26 (so PalmyreneTariff ii. c. 19).
3. in indirect question, whether (compare H518 אִם, 2b), Ezra 5:17b יִתְבַּקַּר ֗֗֗ הֵן אִיתַי ֗֗֗. — See also H3861 לָהֵן.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:13; 4:16; 5:17; 5:17; 7:26


2:5; 2:6; 2:9; 3:15; 3:15; 3:17; 3:18; 4:27; 5:16


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2006 matches the Hebrew הֵן (hēn),
which occurs 18 times in 12 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:13 - Be it known now unto the king, that, if H2006 this city be builded, and the walls set up again, then will they not pay toll, tribute, and custom, and so thou shalt endamage the revenue of the kings.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 4:16 - We certify the king that, if H2006 this city be builded again, and the walls thereof set up, by this means thou shalt have no portion on this side the river.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:17 - Now therefore, if H2006 it seem good to the king, let there be search made in the king's treasure house, which is there at Babylon, whether H2006 it be so, that a decree was made of Cyrus the king to build this house of God at Jerusalem, and let the king send his pleasure to us concerning this matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:26 - And whosoever will not do the law of thy God, and the law of the king, let judgment be executed speedily upon him, whether H2006 it be unto death, or H2006 to banishment, or H2006 to confiscation of goods, or to imprisonment.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:5 - The king answered and said to the Chaldeans, The thing is gone from me: if H2006 ye will not make known unto me the dream, with the interpretation thereof, ye shall be cut in pieces, and your houses shall be made a dunghill.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:6 - But if H2006 ye shew the dream, and the interpretation thereof, ye shall receive of me gifts and rewards and great honour: therefore shew me the dream, and the interpretation thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:9 - But if H2006 ye will not make known unto me the dream, there is but one decree for you: for ye have prepared lying and corrupt words to speak before me, till the time be changed: therefore tell me the dream, and I shall know that ye can shew me the interpretation thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:15 - Now if H2006 ye be ready that at what time ye hear the sound of the cornet, flute, harp, sackbut, psaltery, and dulcimer, and all kinds of musick, ye fall down and worship the image which I have made; well: but if H2006 ye worship not, ye shall be cast the same hour into the midst of a burning fiery furnace; and who is that God that shall deliver you out of my hands?
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:17 - If H2006 it be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and he will deliver us out of thine hand, O king.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 3:18 - But if H2006 not, be it known unto thee, O king, that we will not serve thy gods, nor worship the golden image which thou hast set up.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:27 - Wherefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto thee, and break off thy sins by righteousness, and thine iniquities by shewing mercy to the poor; if H2006 it may be a lengthening of thy tranquillity.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 5:16 - And I have heard of thee, that thou canst make interpretations, and dissolve doubts: now if H2006 thou canst read the writing, and make known to me the interpretation thereof, thou shalt be clothed with scarlet, and have a chain of gold about thy neck, and shalt be the third ruler in the kingdom.
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