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Lexicon :: Strong's H3196 - yayin

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root meaning to effervesce
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TWOT Reference: 864

Strong’s Definitions

יַיִן yayin, yah'-yin; from an unused root meaning to effervesce; wine (as fermented); by implication, intoxication:—banqueting, wine, wine(-bibber).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 140x

The KJV translates Strong's H3196 in the following manner: wine (138x), banqueting (1x), winebibbers (with H5433) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 140x
The KJV translates Strong's H3196 in the following manner: wine (138x), banqueting (1x), winebibbers (with H5433) (1x).
  1. wine

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יַיִן yayin, yah'-yin; from an unused root meaning to effervesce; wine (as fermented); by implication, intoxication:—banqueting, wine, wine(-bibber).
STRONGS H3196: Abbreviations
יַ֫יִן 141 noun masculinePsalm 75:9 wine (Late Hebrew id.; Ethiopic bdb040601: vitis, vinea, vinum; Arabic bdb040602 (black) grapes, see HomZMG 1889, 654; Sabean וין vineyard, MordtZMG 1887, 364 Homl.c. 659 (both after Glaser); Assyrian inu in vocabularies, but this loan-word from western Shemites, according to HomAufsätze 102; JenZA i, 186 f., ZMG 1890, 705 argues to the contrary) — absolute יַ֫יִן Genesis 9:21 + 84 times; יָ֑יִן Genesis 14:18 + 33 times; construct יַ֫יִן Psalm 60:5; Songs 8:2; יֵין Deuteronomy 32:18 + 9 times; suffix יֵינִי Songs 5:1, etc.; — wine:
†b. used for rejoicing before י׳ Deuteronomy 14:26, compare Hosea 9:4; as drink-offering in prescribed ritual Exodus 29:40; Leviticus 23:13; Numbers 15:5, 7, 10; Numbers 28:14; among temple stores 1 Chronicles 9:29; used also in heathen ceremonial, see Deuteronomy 32:33.
c. intoxicating 1 Samuel 1:14; 1 Samuel 25:37; Genesis 9:21, 24; Genesis 19:32, 33, 34, 35 (all J), Isaiah 5:11, 22; Proverbs 21:17; Proverbs 23:30, 31 +; || תִּירוֺשׁ Hosea 4:11; || שֵׁכָר 1 Samuel 1:15; Micah 2:11; Isaiah 24:9; Isaiah 28:7 (twice in verse); Isaiah 56:12 + 12 times; forbidden to Nazirites † Numbers 6:3 (twice in verse) (חֹמֶץ יַיִן וְחֹמֶץ שֵׁכָר), Numbers 6:4; Numbers 6:20, compare Amos 2:12; to Rechabites † Jeremiah 35:2, Jeremiah 35:5f; to mother of Samson † Judges 13:4, 7, 14; to priests entering sanctuary † Leviticus 10:9 (P), Ezekiel 44:21; unfitting for kings Proverbs 31:4.
†d. combinations are: יֵין הַטּוֺב Songs 7:10 = the best wine (read כַּיַּיִן ?) Ges§ 133. 3, R. 1; יֵין מַלְכוּת Esther 1:7 royal wine; אֹצרְוֺת יַּיִן 1 Chronicles 27:27 stores of wine, wine-supply; יַיִן הָרֶקַח Songs 8:2 spiced wine; מִשְׁתֵּה הַיַּיִן wine-feast Esther 5:6; Esther 7:2, 7, 8; סֹבְאֵי יַיִן Proverbs 23:20 wine-bibbers; נאֹד יין wine-skin Joshua 9:4, 13; 1 Samuel 16:20; נֵבֶל יין id. 1 Samuel 1:24; 1 Samuel 10:3; 1 Samuel 25:18; 2 Samuel 16:1; Jeremiah 13:12 (twice in verse); בֵּית הַיָּ֑יִן Songs 2:4 either wine-house, where wine is drunk, feasting-house (De and others), or place of wine = vineyard (Ew and others; compare גֶּפֶן יַיִן Numbers 6:4).
†e. metaphor of wisdom's drink Proverbs 9:2, 5, compare Isaiah 55:1; of י׳'s wrath Jeremiah 25:15 (כּוֺס היין); of confusion sent by י׳, יַיִן תַּרְעֵלָה wine of reeling Psalm 60:5, compare Psalm 75:9; of י׳'s awaking for vengeance, like a wine-shouter Psalm 78:65; of Babylon's fierce power Jeremiah 51:7; of love Songs 5:1; יֵין חֲמָסִים Proverbs 4:17; in simile of one bursting with words Job 32:19; of disheartened prophet Jeremiah 23:9 (כְּגֶבֶר עֲבָרוֺיַיִן); of lover's mouth Songs 7:10 (see above); love is better than wine Songs 1:2; 4:10.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


9:21; 9:21; 9:24; 14:18; 14:18; 19:32; 19:33; 19:34; 19:35; 27:25




10:9; 23:13


6:3; 6:4; 6:4; 6:20; 15:5; 15:7; 15:10; 28:14


14:26; 32:18; 32:33


9:4; 9:13


13:4; 13:7; 13:14; 19:19

1 Samuel

1:14; 1:15; 1:24; 10:3; 16:20; 25:18; 25:37

2 Samuel

13:28; 16:1; 16:2

1 Chronicles

9:29; 27:27

2 Chronicles





1:7; 1:10; 5:6; 7:2; 7:7; 7:8


1:13; 1:18; 32:19


60:5; 60:5; 75:9; 75:9; 78:65; 104:15


4:17; 9:2; 9:5; 21:17; 23:20; 23:30; 23:31; 31:4; 31:6


9:7; 10:19

Song of Songs

1:2; 2:4; 4:10; 5:1; 5:1; 7:10; 7:10; 8:2; 8:2


5:11; 5:22; 24:9; 28:7; 55:1; 56:12


13:12; 23:9; 25:15; 35:2; 35:5; 51:7


27:18; 44:21




4:11; 9:4; 14:8


2:12; 5:11; 9:14




9:15; 10:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3196 matches the Hebrew יַיִן (yayin),
which occurs 141 times in 134 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 9:21–Neh 5:18)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:21 - He drank of the wine H3196 and became drunk, and uncovered himself inside his tent.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:24 - When Noah awoke from his wine, H3196 he knew what his youngest son had done to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:18 - And Melchizedek king of Salem brought out bread and wine; H3196 now he was a priest of [fn]God Most High.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:32 - “Come, let us make our father drink wine, H3196 and let us lie with him that we may preserve [fn]our family through our father.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:33 - So they made their father drink wine H3196 that night, and the firstborn went in and lay with her father; and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:34 - On the following day, the firstborn said to the younger, “Behold, I lay last night with my father; let us make him drink wine H3196 tonight also; then you go in and lie with him, that we may preserve [fn]our family through our father.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:35 - So they made their father drink wine H3196 that night also, and the younger arose and lay with him; and he did not know when she lay down or when she arose.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:25 - So he said, “Bring it to me, and I will eat of my son’s game, that [fn]I may bless you.” And he brought it to him, and he ate; he also brought him wine H3196 and he drank.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:11 - [fn]He ties his foal to the vine,
And his donkey’s colt to the choice vine;
He washes his garments in wine, H3196
And his robes in the blood of grapes.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:12 - “His eyes are [fn]dull from wine, H3196
And his teeth [fn]white from milk.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 29:40 - and there shall be one-tenth of an ephah of fine flour mixed with one-fourth of a hin of beaten oil, and one-fourth of a hin of wine H3196 for a drink offering with one lamb.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 10:9 - “Do not drink wine H3196 or strong drink, neither you nor your sons with you, when you come into the tent of meeting, so that you will not die—it is a perpetual statute throughout your generations
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 23:13 - ‘Its grain offering shall then be two-tenths of an ephah of fine flour mixed with oil, an offering by fire to the LORD for a soothing aroma, with its drink offering, a fourth of a [fn]hin of wine. H3196
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:3 - he shall abstain from wine H3196 and strong drink; he shall drink no vinegar, whether made from wine H3196 or strong drink, nor shall he drink any grape juice nor eat fresh or dried grapes.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:4 - ‘All the days of his [fn]separation he shall not eat anything that is produced by the grape H3196 vine, from the seeds even to the skin.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 6:20 - ‘Then the priest shall wave them for a wave offering before the LORD. It is holy for the priest, together with the breast offered by waving and the thigh offered by lifting up; and afterward the Nazirite may drink wine.’ H3196
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:5 - and you shall prepare wine H3196 for the drink offering, one-fourth of a hin, with the burnt offering or for the sacrifice, for each lamb.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:7 - and for the drink offering you shall offer one-third of a hin of wine H3196 as a soothing aroma to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:10 - and you shall offer as the drink offering one-half a hin of wine H3196 as an offering by fire, as a soothing aroma to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 28:14 - ‘Their drink offerings shall be half a hin of wine H3196 for a bull and a third of a hin for the ram and a fourth of a hin for a lamb; this is the burnt offering of each month throughout the months of the year.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:26 - “You may spend the money for whatever your [fn]heart desires: for oxen, or sheep, or wine, H3196 or strong drink, or whatever your [fn]heart [fn]desires; and there you shall eat in the presence of the LORD your God and rejoice, you and your household.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:39 - “You shall plant and cultivate vineyards, but you will neither drink of the wine H3196 nor gather the grapes, for the worm will devour them.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:6 - “You have not eaten bread, nor have you drunk wine H3196 or strong drink, in order that you might know that I am the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:33 - “Their wine H3196 is the venom of [fn]serpents,
And the [fn]deadly poison of cobras.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:38 - ‘Who ate the fat of their sacrifices,
And drank the wine H3196 of their drink offering?
Let them rise up and help you,
Let them be your hiding place!
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:4 - they also acted craftily and [fn]set out as envoys, and took worn-out sacks on their donkeys, and wineskins worn-out and torn and [fn]mended,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 9:13 - “These wineskins which we filled were new, and behold, they are torn; and these our clothes and our sandals are worn out because of the very long journey.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:4 - “Now therefore, be careful not to drink wine H3196 or strong drink, nor eat any unclean thing.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:7 - “But he said to me, ‘Behold, you shall conceive and give birth to a son, and now you shall not drink wine H3196 or strong drink nor eat any unclean thing, for the boy shall be a Nazirite to God from the womb to the day of his death.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:14 - “She should not eat anything that comes from the vine nor drink wine H3196 or strong drink, nor eat any unclean thing; let her observe all that I commanded.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 19:19 - “Yet there is both straw and fodder for our donkeys, and also bread and wine H3196 for me, [fn]your maidservant, and the young man who is with your servants; there is no lack of anything.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:14 - Then Eli said to her, “How long will you make yourself drunk? Put away your wine H3196 from you.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:15 - But Hannah replied, “No, my lord, I am a woman [fn]oppressed in spirit; I have drunk neither wine H3196 nor strong drink, but I have poured out my soul before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 1:24 - Now when she had weaned him, she took him up with her, with a three-year-old bull and one ephah of flour and a jug of wine, H3196 and brought him to the house of the LORD in Shiloh, although the child was young.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 10:3 - “Then you will go on further from there, and you will come as far as the [fn]oak of Tabor, and there three men going up to God at Bethel will meet you, one carrying three young goats, another carrying three loaves of bread, and another carrying a jug of wine; H3196
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 16:20 - Jesse took a donkey loaded with bread and a jug of wine H3196 and a young goat, and sent them to Saul by David his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:18 - Then Abigail hurried and took two hundred loaves of bread and two jugs of wine H3196 and five sheep already prepared and five measures of roasted grain and a hundred clusters of raisins and two hundred cakes of figs, and loaded them on donkeys.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 25:37 - But in the morning, when the wine H3196 had gone out of Nabal, his wife told him these things, and his heart died within him so that he became as a stone.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:28 - Absalom commanded his servants, saying, “See now, when Amnon’s heart is merry with wine, H3196 and when I say to you, ‘Strike Amnon,’ then put him to death. Do not fear; have not I myself commanded you? Be courageous and be [fn]valiant.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:1 - Now when David had passed a little beyond the summit, behold, Ziba the servant of Mephibosheth met him with a couple of saddled donkeys, and on them were two hundred loaves of bread, a hundred clusters of raisins, a hundred summer fruits, and a jug of wine. H3196
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 16:2 - The king said to Ziba, “Why do you have these?” And Ziba said, “The donkeys are for the king’s household to ride, and the bread and summer fruit for the young men to eat, and the wine, H3196 for whoever is faint in the wilderness to drink.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:29 - Some of them also were appointed over the furniture and over all the utensils of the sanctuary and over the fine flour and the wine H3196 and the oil and the frankincense and the spices.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:40 - Moreover those who were near to them, even as far as Issachar and Zebulun and Naphtali, brought food on donkeys, camels, mules and on oxen, great quantities of flour cakes, fig cakes and bunches of raisins, wine, H3196 oil, oxen and sheep. There was joy indeed in Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 27:27 - Shimei the Ramathite had charge of the vineyards; and Zabdi the Shiphmite had charge of the [fn]produce of the vineyards stored in the wine H3196 cellars.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:10 - “Now behold, I will give to your servants, the woodsmen who cut the timber, 20,000 [fn]kors of crushed wheat and 20,000 [fn]kors of barley, and 20,000 baths of wine H3196 and 20,000 baths of oil.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 2:15 - “Now then, let my lord send to his servants wheat and barley, oil and wine, H3196 of which he has spoken.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 11:11 - He also strengthened the fortresses and put officers in them and stores of food, oil and wine. H3196
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:1 - And it came about in the month Nisan, in the twentieth year of King Artaxerxes, that wine H3196 was before him, and I took up the wine H3196 and gave it to the king. Now I had not been sad in his presence.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:15 - But the former governors who were before me [fn]laid burdens on the people and took from them bread and wine H3196 besides forty shekels of silver; even their servants domineered the people. But I did not do so because of the fear of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:18 - Now that which was prepared for each day was one ox and six choice sheep, also birds were prepared for me; and once in ten days all sorts of wine H3196 were furnished in abundance. Yet for all this I did not demand the governor’s food allowance, because the servitude was heavy on this people.

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