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Lexicon :: Strong's H3394 - yārēaḥ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same as יֶרַח (H3391)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 913a

Strong’s Definitions

יָרֵחַ yârêach, yaw-ray'-akh; from the same as H3391; the moon:—moon. Yrechow. See H3405.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x

The KJV translates Strong's H3394 in the following manner: moon (26x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 26x
The KJV translates Strong's H3394 in the following manner: moon (26x).
  1. moon

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יָרֵחַ yârêach, yaw-ray'-akh; from the same as H3391; the moon:—moon. Yrechow. See H3405.
STRONGS H3394: Abbreviations
יָרֵחַ noun masculineJoshua 10:13 moon, especially in poetry (Late Hebrew id.; Phoenician ירח; Assyrian iriḥu, according to PinchesBOR Aug. 1888, 207; Ethiopic bdb043701 moon, month; compare below יֶרַח) — absolute יָרֵחַ Genesis 37:9 + 25 times; suffix וִיָֽרֵחֵךְ Isaiah 60:20: — moon, usually named with sun Joshua 10:12, 13 (poem in J E), Psalm 72:5 (עִםשָֿׁ֑מֶשׁ וְלִפְנֵי יָרֵחַ), Psalm 89:38 (in these two, a symbol of permanence), Psalm 121:6; Isaiah 60:19; Habakkuk 3:11; Joel 3:4; object of idolatrous worship Job 31:26 (+ sun); in same sense also + sun and stars Deuteronomy 4:19; Deuteronomy 17:3; 2 Kings 23:5; Jeremiah 8:2; as determiner of feast-times Psalm 104:19 (|| sun); + stars, as shining, by night Psalm 136:9 (|| sun, by day), so חֻקֹּת יָרֵחַ Jeremiah 31:35; (|| id.); elsewhere + sun and stars Genesis 37:9 (E), Isaiah 13:10; Ezekiel 32:7; Joel 2:10; Joel 4:15 [Joel 3:15]; Psalm 148:3; Ecclesiastes 12:2; + stars Psalm 8:4; Job 25:5; with neither sun nor stars only עַדבְּֿלִי יָרֵחַ Psalm 72:7.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


37:9; 37:9


4:19; 17:3


10:12; 10:13; 10:13

2 Kings



25:5; 31:26


8:4; 72:5; 72:7; 89:38; 104:19; 121:6; 136:9; 148:3




13:10; 60:19; 60:20


8:2; 31:35




2:10; 3:4; 3:15




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3394 matches the Hebrew יָרֵחַ (yārēaḥ),
which occurs 26 times in 26 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:9 - And he dreamed yet another dream, and told it his brethren, and said, Behold, I have dreamed a dream more; and, behold, the sun and the moon H3394 and the eleven stars made obeisance to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:19 - And lest thou lift up thine eyes unto heaven, and when thou seest the sun, and the moon, H3394 and the stars, even all the host of heaven, shouldest be driven to worship them, and serve them, which the LORD thy God hath divided unto all nations under the whole heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:3 - And hath gone and served other gods, and worshipped them, either the sun, or moon, H3394 or any of the host of heaven, which I have not commanded;
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:12 - Then spake Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon; and thou, Moon, H3394 in the valley of Ajalon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:13 - And the sun stood still, and the moon H3394 stayed, until the people had avenged themselves upon their enemies. Is not this written in the book of Jasher? So the sun stood still in the midst of heaven, and hasted not to go down about a whole day.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:5 - And he put down the idolatrous priests, whom the kings of Judah had ordained to burn incense in the high places in the cities of Judah, and in the places round about Jerusalem; them also that burned incense unto Baal, to the sun, and to the moon, H3394 and to the planets, and to all the host of heaven.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 25:5 - Behold even to the moon, H3394 and it shineth not; yea, the stars are not pure in his sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:26 - If I beheld the sun when it shined, or the moon H3394 walking in brightness;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 8:3 - When I consider thy heavens, the work of thy fingers, the moon H3394 and the stars, which thou hast ordained;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:5 - They shall fear thee as long as the sun and moon H3394 endure, throughout all generations.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 72:7 - In his days shall the righteous flourish; and abundance of peace so long as the moon H3394 endureth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:37 - It shall be established for ever as the moon, H3394 and as a faithful witness in heaven. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:19 - He appointed the moon H3394 for seasons: the sun knoweth his going down.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 121:6 - The sun shall not smite thee by day, nor the moon H3394 by night.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 136:9 - The moon H3394 and stars to rule by night: for his mercy endureth for ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:3 - Praise ye him, sun and moon: H3394 praise him, all ye stars of light.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 12:2 - While the sun, or the light, or the moon, H3394 or the stars, be not darkened, nor the clouds return after the rain:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:10 - For the stars of heaven and the constellations thereof shall not give their light: the sun shall be darkened in his going forth, and the moon H3394 shall not cause her light to shine.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:19 - The sun shall be no more thy light by day; neither for brightness shall the moon H3394 give light unto thee: but the LORD shall be unto thee an everlasting light, and thy God thy glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:2 - And they shall spread them before the sun, and the moon, H3394 and all the host of heaven, whom they have loved, and whom they have served, and after whom they have walked, and whom they have sought, and whom they have worshipped: they shall not be gathered, nor be buried; they shall be for dung upon the face of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:35 - Thus saith the LORD, which giveth the sun for a light by day, and the ordinances of the moon H3394 and of the stars for a light by night, which divideth the sea when the waves thereof roar; The LORD of hosts is his name:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 32:7 - And when I shall put thee out, I will cover the heaven, and make the stars thereof dark; I will cover the sun with a cloud, and the moon H3394 shall not give her light.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:10 - The earth shall quake before them; the heavens shall tremble: the sun and the moon H3394 shall be dark, and the stars shall withdraw their shining:
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:31 - The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon H3394 into blood, before the great and the terrible day of the LORD come.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 3:15 - The sun and the moon H3394 shall be darkened, and the stars shall withdraw their shining.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:11 - The sun and moon H3394 stood still in their habitation: at the light of thine arrows they went, and at the shining of thy glittering spear.
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