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Lexicon :: Strong's H4436 - malkâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1199b

Strong’s Definitions

מַלְכָּה malkâh, mal-kaw'; feminine of H4428; a queen:—queen.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 35x

The KJV translates Strong's H4436 in the following manner: queen (35x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 35x
The KJV translates Strong's H4436 in the following manner: queen (35x).
  1. queen

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מַלְכָּה malkâh, mal-kaw'; feminine of H4428; a queen:—queen.
STRONGS H4436: Abbreviations
מַלְכָּה 35 noun feminine queen: — absolute מ׳ Esther 1:9 + 24 times Esther; construct מַלְכַּת 1 Kings 10:1 + 7 times; plural מְלָכוֺת Songs 6:8, 9; — queen of Sheba 1 Kings 10:1, 4, 10, 13 2 Chronicles 9:1; 9:3; 9:9; 9:12 of Persia, Vashti Esther 1:9 + 7 times Esther 1; Esther Esther 2:22 + 16 times Esther 4-9 (in Esther mostly apposition of proper name; it precedes proper name Esther 1:12, 15; follows proper name Esther 1:9 + 17 times); of Israel queens only plural and only Songs 6:8, 9 (both || פִּילַגְשִׁים). Compare H1377 גְּבִירָה.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings

10:1; 10:1; 10:4; 10:10; 10:13

2 Chronicles

9:1; 9:3; 9:9; 9:12


1; 1:9; 1:9; 1:9; 1:12; 1:15; 2:22; 4; 5; 6; 7; 8; 9

Song of Songs

6:8; 6:8; 6:9; 6:9


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4436 matches the Hebrew מַלְכָּה (malkâ),
which occurs 35 times in 34 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:1 - Now when the queen H4436 of Sheba heard about the fame of Solomon in relation to the name of the LORD, she came to test him with riddles.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:4 - When the queen H4436 of Sheba saw all the wisdom of Solomon, and the house that he had built,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:10 - Then she gave the king [fn]120 talents of gold, and a very large amount of balsam oil and precious stones. Never again did such a large quantity of balsam oil come in as that which the queen H4436 of Sheba gave King Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:13 - And King Solomon granted the queen H4436 of Sheba everything she desired, whatever she requested, besides what he gave her in proportion to [fn]his royal bounty. Then she [fn]departed and went to her own land [fn]together with her servants.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:1 - Now when the queen H4436 of Sheba heard about the fame of Solomon, she came to Jerusalem to test Solomon with riddles. She had a very large entourage, with camels carrying balsam oil and a large amount of gold and precious stones; and when she came to Solomon, she spoke with him about everything that was on her heart.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:3 - When the queen H4436 of Sheba had seen the wisdom of Solomon, the house which he had built,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:9 - Then she gave the king [fn]120 talents of gold and a very great amount of balsam oil and precious stones; there had never been balsam oil like that which the queen H4436 of Sheba gave King Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:12 - King Solomon gave the queen H4436 of Sheba her every desire, whatever she requested, besides gifts equal to what she had brought to the king. Then she turned and went to her own land with her servants.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:9 - Queen H4436 Vashti also held a banquet for the women in the [fn]palace which belonged to King Ahasuerus.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:11 - to bring Queen H4436 Vashti before the king with her royal turban in order to display her beauty to the people and the officials, for she was beautiful.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:12 - But Queen H4436 Vashti refused to come at the king’s order [fn]delivered by the eunuchs. So the king became very angry, and his wrath burned within him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:15 - “According to law, what is to be done with Queen H4436 Vashti, since she did not [fn]obey the command of King Ahasuerus [fn]delivered by the eunuchs?”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:16 - And in the presence of the king and the other officials, Memucan said, “Queen H4436 Vashti has wronged not only the king but also all the officials and all the peoples who are in all the provinces of King Ahasuerus.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:17 - “For the queen’s H4436 conduct will [fn]become known to all the women so as to make their own husbands despicable in their sight, when they say, ‘King Ahasuerus [fn]commanded that Queen H4436 Vashti be brought in to his presence, but she did not come.’
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 1:18 - “And this day the wives of the officials of Persia and Media who have heard about the queen’s H4436 conduct will talk about it to all the king’s officials, and there will be plenty of contempt and anger.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 2:22 - But the [fn]plot became known to Mordecai and he informed Queen H4436 Esther, and Esther told the king in Mordecai’s name.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 4:4 - Then Esther’s attendants and her eunuchs came and informed her, and the queen H4436 was seized by great fear. And she sent garments to clothe Mordecai so that he would remove his sackcloth from him, but he did not accept them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:2 - When the king saw Esther the queen H4436 standing in the courtyard, she obtained favor in his sight; and the king extended to Esther the golden scepter which was in his hand. So Esther approached and touched the top of the scepter.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:3 - Then the king said to her, “What is troubling you, Queen H4436 Esther? And what is your request? Up to half of the kingdom it shall be given to you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 5:12 - Haman also said, “Even Esther the queen H4436 let no one except me come with the king to the banquet which she had prepared; and tomorrow also I am invited by her with the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:1 - Now the king and Haman came to drink wine with Esther the queen H4436.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:2 - And the king said to Esther on the second day also [fn]as they drank their wine at the banquet, “What is your request, Queen H4436 Esther? It shall be granted you. And what is your wish? Up to half of the kingdom it shall be done.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:3 - Then Queen H4436 Esther replied, “If I have found favor in your sight, O king, and if it pleases the king, let my life be given me as my request, and my people as my wish;
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:5 - Then King Ahasuerus [fn]asked Queen H4436 Esther, “Who is he, and where is he, [fn]who would presume to do such a thing?
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:6 - And Esther said, “A foe and an enemy is this wicked Haman!” Then Haman became terrified before the king and queen H4436.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:7 - The king then got up in his anger from [fn]drinking wine and went into the palace garden; but Haman stayed to beg for his life from Queen H4436 Esther, for he saw that harm had been determined against him by the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 7:8 - Now when the king returned from the palace garden into the [fn]place where they had been drinking wine, Haman was falling on the couch where Esther was. Then the king said, “Will he even assault the queen H4436 with me in the house?” As the word went out of the king’s mouth, they covered Haman’s face.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:1 - On that day King Ahasuerus gave the house of Haman, the enemy of the Jews, to Queen H4436 Esther; and Mordecai came before the king, because Esther had disclosed what he was to her.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 8:7 - So King Ahasuerus said to Queen H4436 Esther and to Mordecai the Jew, “Behold, I have given the house of Haman to Esther, and they have hanged him on the wooden gallows because he had reached out with his hand against the Jews.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:12 - And the king said to Queen H4436 Esther, “The Jews have killed and eliminated five hundred men and the ten sons of Haman at the citadel in Susa. What have they done in the rest of the king’s provinces! Now what is your request? It shall also be granted you. And what is your further wish? It shall also be done.”
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:29 - Then Queen H4436 Esther, daughter of Abihail, with Mordecai the Jew, wrote with full authority to confirm this second letter about Purim.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 9:31 - to establish these days of Purim at their appointed times, just as Mordecai the Jew and Queen H4436 Esther had established for them, and just as they had established for themselves and for their [fn]descendants, with [fn]instructions for their times of fasting and their mourning.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 6:8 - “There are sixty queens H4436 and eighty concubines,
And [fn]young women without number;
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 6:9 - But my dove, my perfect one, is [fn]unique:
She is her mother’s [fn]only daughter;
She is the pure child of the one who gave birth to her.
The [fn]young women saw her and called her [fn]blessed,
The queens H4436 and the concubines also, and they praised her, saying,
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