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Lexicon :: Strong's H2206 - zāqān

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 574a

Strong’s Definitions

זָקָן zâqân, zaw-kawn'; from H2204; the beard (as indicating age):—beard.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x

The KJV translates Strong's H2206 in the following manner: beard (19x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 19x
The KJV translates Strong's H2206 in the following manner: beard (19x).
  1. beard, chin

    1. beard

    2. chin

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
זָקָן zâqân, zaw-kawn'; from H2204; the beard (as indicating age):—beard.
STRONGS H2206: Abbreviations
זָקָן noun masculine 2 Samuel 10:5 + and feminineIsaiah 15:2 + chin, beard (Assyrian ziḳnu, AsrbAnnals iv. 29; Arabic ذَقَنً, Aramaic דְּקַן, NfqD) — absolute ז׳ Leviticus 13:20 +; construct זְקַן 2 Samuel 20:9 +; suffix זְקָנִי Ezra 9:3; זְקָנֶ֑ךָ Leviticus 19:27; Ezekiel 5:1; זְקָנוֺ 1 Samuel 21:14 + 2 times; זְקַנְכֶם 2 Samuel 10:5; 1 Chronicles 19:5; זְקָנָם 2 Samuel 10:4; Leviticus 21:5; never plural —
1. chin (opposed to ראֹשׁ, top of head) Leviticus 13:29, 30; Leviticus 14:9 (all P), 2 Samuel 20:9; Ezekiel 5:1; compare also 1 Samuel 21:14; Psalm 133:4 (where however chin as bearded may be meant); chin, or lower jaw, of lion and bear 1 Samuel 17:35.
2. beard, as growing (צמח) 2 Samuel 10:5 = 1 Chronicles 19:5; as cut off Isaiah 7:20 (ספה), Isaiah 15:2 = Jeremiah 48:37 (גרע); compare מְגֻלְּחֵי זָקָן Jeremiah 41:5; 2 Samuel 10:4 (גלח); שׂער ראשׁי זּזְקָנִי Ezra 9:3; here belongs זקנ(ך) פאת Leviticus 19:27; Leviticus 21:5 (both H; opposed to ראשׁ).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


13:20; 13:29; 13:30; 14:9; 19:27; 19:27; 21:5; 21:5

1 Samuel

17:35; 21:14; 21:14

2 Samuel

10:4; 10:4; 10:5; 10:5; 10:5; 20:9; 20:9

1 Chronicles

19:5; 19:5


9:3; 9:3


7:20; 15:2; 15:2


41:5; 48:37


5:1; 5:1


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2206 matches the Hebrew זָקָן (zāqān),
which occurs 19 times in 18 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:29 - If a man or woman have a plague upon the head or the beard; H2206
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 13:30 - Then the priest shall see the plague: and, behold, if it be in sight deeper than the skin; and there be in it a yellow thin hair; then the priest shall pronounce him unclean: it is a dry scall, even a leprosy upon the head or beard. H2206
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 14:9 - But it shall be on the seventh day, that he shall shave all his hair off his head and his beard H2206 and his eyebrows, even all his hair he shall shave off: and he shall wash his clothes, also he shall wash his flesh in water, and he shall be clean.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:27 - Ye shall not round the corners of your heads, neither shalt thou mar the corners of thy beard. H2206
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 21:5 - They shall not make baldness upon their head, neither shall they shave off the corner of their beard, H2206 nor make any cuttings in their flesh.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:35 - And I went out after him, and smote him, and delivered it out of his mouth: and when he arose against me, I caught him by his beard, H2206 and smote him, and slew him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 21:13 - And he changed his behaviour before them, and feigned himself mad in their hands, and scrabbled on the doors of the gate, and let his spittle fall down upon his beard. H2206
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:4 - Wherefore Hanun took David's servants, and shaved off the one half of their beards, H2206 and cut off their garments in the middle, even to their buttocks, and sent them away.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 10:5 - When they told it unto David, he sent to meet them, because the men were greatly ashamed: and the king said, Tarry at Jericho until your beards H2206 be grown, and then return.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 20:9 - And Joab said to Amasa, Art thou in health, my brother? And Joab took Amasa by the beard H2206 with the right hand to kiss him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 19:5 - Then there went certain, and told David how the men were served. And he sent to meet them: for the men were greatly ashamed. And the king said, Tarry at Jericho until your beards H2206 be grown, and then return.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 9:3 - And when I heard this thing, I rent my garment and my mantle, and plucked off the hair of my head and of my beard, H2206 and sat down astonied.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 133:2 - It is like the precious ointment upon the head, that ran down upon the beard, H2206 even Aaron's beard: H2206 that went down to the skirts of his garments;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 7:20 - In the same day shall the Lord shave with a razor that is hired, namely, by them beyond the river, by the king of Assyria, the head, and the hair of the feet: and it shall also consume the beard. H2206
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 15:2 - He is gone up to Bajith, and to Dibon, the high places, to weep: Moab shall howl over Nebo, and over Medeba: on all their heads shall be baldness, and every beard H2206 cut off.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 41:5 - That there came certain from Shechem, from Shiloh, and from Samaria, even fourscore men, having their beards H2206 shaven, and their clothes rent, and having cut themselves, with offerings and incense in their hand, to bring them to the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:37 - For every head shall be bald, and every beard H2206 clipped: upon all the hands shall be cuttings, and upon the loins sackcloth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 5:1 - And thou, son of man, take thee a sharp knife, take thee a barber's razor, and cause it to pass upon thine head and upon thy beard: H2206 then take thee balances to weigh, and divide the hair.
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