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Lexicon :: Strong's H5480 - sûḵ

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A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1474

Strong’s Definitions

סוּךְ çûwk, sook; a primitive root; properly, to smear over (with oil), i.e. anoint:—anoint (self), × at all.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H5480 in the following manner: anoint... (8x), at all (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H5480 in the following manner: anoint... (8x), at all (1x).
  1. to anoint, pour in anointing

    1. (Qal) to anoint

      1. to anoint oneself

      2. to anoint (another)

      3. to be poured

    2. (Hiphil) to anoint

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סוּךְ çûwk, sook; a primitive root; properly, to smear over (with oil), i.e. anoint:—anoint (self), × at all.
STRONGS H5480: Abbreviations
† I. [סוּךְ, סִיךְ verb pour in anointing, anoint (Late Hebrew Aramaic סוּךְ anoint); —
Qal Perfect 2nd person feminine singular וָסַכְתְּ consecutive Ruth 3:3; 1st person singular סָ֑כְתִּי Daniel 10:3; Imperfect 2nd person masculine singular תָּסוּךְ Deuteronomy 28:40; Micah 6:15; 2nd person feminine singular תָּסוּכִי 2 Samuel 14:2; 1st person singular suffix וָאֲסֻכֵֿךְ Ezekiel 16:9; 3rd person masculine plural suffix וַיְסֻכוּם 2 Chronicles 28:15; also (probably) 3rd person masculine singular וַ֫יָּסֶךְ 2 Samuel 12:20 (Ges§ 73 f.); Infinitive absolute סוֺךְ Daniel 10:3; apparently Imperfect passive is יִיסָ֔ךְ read יוסך Samaritan, compare Köi. 436 (and not Hoph., compare Gesl.c.); — anoint, in the toilet, often after washing; usually
1. reflexive anoint oneself, 2 Samuel 12:20; Ruth 3:3, סוֺךְ לֹאסָֿ֑כְתִּי Daniel 10:3; + שֶׁמֶן as accusative of material 2 Samuel 14:2; Micah 6:15; Deuteronomy 28:40.
2. active, anoint another Ezekiel 16:9 (בַּשֶּׁמֶן), 2 Chronicles 28:15.
3. passive, be poured, Exodus 30:32 (P; subject the sacred oil).
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




28:40; 28:40


3:3; 3:3

2 Samuel

12:20; 12:20; 14:2; 14:2

2 Chronicles

28:15; 28:15


16:9; 16:9


10:3; 10:3; 10:3


6:15; 6:15


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5480 matches the Hebrew סוּךְ (sûḵ),
which occurs 9 times in 8 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:40 - Thou shalt have olive trees throughout all thy coasts, but thou shalt not anoint H5480 thyself with the oil; for thine olive shall cast his fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:3 - Wash thyself therefore, and anoint H5480 thee, and put thy raiment upon thee, and get thee down to the floor: but make not thyself known unto the man, until he shall have done eating and drinking.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:20 - Then David arose from the earth, and washed, and anointed H5480 himself, and changed his apparel, and came into the house of the LORD, and worshipped: then he came to his own house; and when he required, they set bread before him, and he did eat.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 14:2 - And Joab sent to Tekoah, and fetched thence a wise woman, and said unto her, I pray thee, feign thyself to be a mourner, and put on now mourning apparel, and anoint H5480 not thyself with oil, but be as a woman that had a long time mourned for the dead:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:15 - And the men which were expressed by name rose up, and took the captives, and with the spoil clothed all that were naked among them, and arrayed them, and shod them, and gave them to eat and to drink, and anointed H5480 them, and carried all the feeble of them upon asses, and brought them to Jericho, the city of palm trees, to their brethren: then they returned to Samaria.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:9 - Then washed I thee with water; yea, I throughly washed away thy blood from thee, and I anointed H5480 thee with oil.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 10:3 - I ate no pleasant bread, neither came flesh nor wine in my mouth, neither did I anoint H5480 myself at all, H5480 till three whole weeks were fulfilled.
Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:15 - Thou shalt sow, but thou shalt not reap; thou shalt tread the olives, but thou shalt not anoint H5480 thee with oil; and sweet wine, but shalt not drink wine.
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