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Lexicon :: Strong's H5475 - sôḏ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 1471a

Strong’s Definitions

סוֹד çôwd, sode; from H3245; a session, i.e. company of persons (in close deliberation); by implication, intimacy, consultation, a secret:—assembly, consel, inward, secret (counsel).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x

The KJV translates Strong's H5475 in the following manner: secret (9x), counsel (6x), assembly (5x), inward (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 21x
The KJV translates Strong's H5475 in the following manner: secret (9x), counsel (6x), assembly (5x), inward (1x).
  1. council, counsel, assembly

    1. council (of familiar conversation)

      1. divan, circle (of familiar friends)

      2. assembly, company

    2. counsel

      1. counsel (itself)

      2. secret counsel

      3. familiar converse, intimacy (with God)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סוֹד çôwd, sode; from H3245; a session, i.e. company of persons (in close deliberation); by implication, intimacy, consultation, a secret:—assembly, consel, inward, secret (counsel).
STRONGS H5475: Abbreviations
סוֺד noun [masculine] council, counsel; — ס׳ absolute Proverbs 11:13 +; construct Jeremiah 6:11 +; suffix סוֺדִי Jeremiah 23:22; Job 19:19; סוֺדוֺ Amos 3:7; Proverbs 3:32; סֹדָם Genesis 49:6; —
1. council, in familiar conversation; —
a. divan or circle of familiar friends, בַּחוּרִים ס׳ Jeremiah 6:11, משׂחקים מ׳ Jeremiah 15:17; מְתֵי סוֺדִ׳ Job 19:19 men of my intimate circle;
(י׳) בסוד עמד Jeremiah 23:18, 22 in the intimate circle of י׳; בסוד אלוה Job 15:8; in bad sense, מְרֵעִים ס׳ Psalm 64:3.
b. assembly, company, יְשָׁרִים ס׳ Psalm 111:1 (|| עֵדָה; סוֺד עמי Ezekiel 13:9; קדשׁים ס׳ Psalm 89:8 (of angels); in bad sense, בסוד בא Genesis 49:6 (|| קהל).
2. counsel, taken by those in familiar conversation:
a. counsel itself, מחשׁבות באין סוד Proverbs 15:22 thoughts without counsel; of intimate friendship, Psalm 55:15 נַמְתִּיק סוֺד; in bad sense, of crafty plotting Psalm 83:4 יַעֲרִימוּ סוֺד
b. secret counsel, which may be revealed (גלה), Amos 3:7; Proverbs 11:13; Proverbs 20:19; Proverbs 25:9.
c. familiar converse with God, intimacy, י׳ ליראיו ס׳ Psalm 25:14 intimacy with י׳ have those who fear him (|| ברית), אתיֿשׁרים סודוֺ Proverbs 3:22 with the upright is his intimacy; here also Job 29:4 (si vera lectio) Di De and others; Siegf Du compare BuhlLex בְּסֹךְ when Eloah sheltered my tent.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


49:6; 49:6


15:8; 19:19; 19:19; 29:4


25:14; 55:15; 64:3; 83:4; 89:8; 111:1


3:22; 3:32; 11:13; 11:13; 15:22; 20:19; 25:9


6:11; 6:11; 15:17; 23:18; 23:22; 23:22




3:7; 3:7

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5475 matches the Hebrew סוֹד (sôḏ),
which occurs 21 times in 21 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:6 -

“May my soul not enter into their council H5475;

May my glory not be united with their assembly;

For in their anger they killed [fn]men,

And in their self-will they lamed [fn]oxen.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:8 -

“Do you hear the secret H5475 discussion H5475 of God,

And limit wisdom to yourself?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 19:19 -

“All [fn]my associates loathe me,

And those I love have turned against me.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:4 -

Just as I was in the days of my youth,

When the protection of God was over my tent;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:14 -

The [fn]secret H5475 of the LORD is for those who fear Him,

[fn]And He will make them know His covenant.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:14 -

We who had sweet [fn]fellowship H5475 together,

Walked in the house of God among the commotion.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 64:2 -

Hide me from the secret H5475 discussion H5475 of evildoers,

From the restlessness of the workers of injustice,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 83:3 -

They make shrewd plans H5475 against Your people,

And [fn]conspire together against Your [fn]treasured ones.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:7 -

A God greatly feared in the council H5475 of the holy ones,

And awesome above all those who are around Him?

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 111:1 -

[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD!

I will give thanks to the LORD with all my heart,

In the company H5475 of the upright and in the assembly.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:32 -

For the devious are an abomination to the LORD;

But [fn]He is intimate H5475 with the upright.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:13 -

One who goes about as a slanderer reveals secrets H5475,

But one who is [fn]trustworthy conceals a matter.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:22 -

Without consultation H5475, plans are frustrated,

But with many counselors they [fn]succeed.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 20:19 -

One who goes about as a slanderer reveals secrets H5475;

Therefore do not associate with [fn]a gossip.

Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:9 -

[fn]Argue your case with your neighbor,

And do not reveal the secret H5475 of another,

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:11 -

But I am full of the wrath of the LORD;

I am weary of holding it in.

“Pour it out on the children in the street

And on the [fn]gathering H5475 of young men together;

For both husband and wife shall be taken,

The old [fn]and the very old.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:17 -

I did not sit in a circle H5475 of revelers and celebrate.

Because of Your hand upon me I sat alone,

For You filled me with indignation.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:18 -

“But who has stood in the council H5475 of the LORD,

That he should see and hear His word?

Who has paid attention to [fn]His word and listened?

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 23:22 -

“But if they had stood in My council H5475,

Then they would have announced My words to My people,

And would have turned them back from their evil way

And from the evil of their deeds.

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 13:9 - “So My hand will be against the prophets who see false visions and utter lying divinations. They will [fn]have no place in the council H5475 of My people, nor will they be written down in the register of the house of Israel, nor will they enter the land of Israel, [fn]so that you may know that I am the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 3:7 -

[fn]Certainly the Lord [fn]GOD does nothing

Unless He reveals His secret H5475 plan H5475

To His servants the prophets.

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