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Lexicon :: Strong's H5509 - sîḡ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From סוּג (H5472) in the sense of refuse
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1469a

Strong’s Definitions

סִיג çîyg, seeg; or סוּג çûwg; (Ezekiel 22:18), from H5472 in the sense of refuse; scoria:—dross.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x

The KJV translates Strong's H5509 in the following manner: dross (8x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 8x
The KJV translates Strong's H5509 in the following manner: dross (8x).
  1. a moving back or away

  2. dross (usually of silver)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סִיג çîyg, seeg; or סוּג çûwg; (Ezekiel 22:18), from H5472 in the sense of refuse; scoria:—dross.
סוג Ezekiel 22:18 see following.

סִיג, [H7873 שִׂיג] noun [masculine] 1. a moving back or away; 2. dross (what is removed from metal); — absoluteסִיג Ezekiel 22:18 Qr (סוג Kt), שִׂיג [H7873 1 Kings 18:27] **omitted Greek Version of the LXX L, dittograph for שִׂיחַ Klo Bur. (שׂ for ס, but see below); plural סִיגִים (van d. H. סִגִּים) Isaiah 1:22 3 times; סִגִֿים Ezekiel 22:18 2 times; suffix סִיגָ֑יִךָ Isaiah 1:25; —
1. a moving back, away: שִׂיג לוֺ [H7873 1 Kings 18:27] there is a moving back to him = he has moved back, away (probably of temporary withdrawal, different from H1870 דֶּרֶךְ journey).
2. dross, usually of silver Proverbs 25:4 (מִכָּ֑סֶף), Proverbs 26:23 (כֶּסֶף ס׳), so (figurative of Israel) Isaiah 1:22 compare see Isaiah 1:25, Ezekiel 22:18b (סִיגִים כֶּסֶף MT, בְּתוֺךְ ס׳ כ׳ Greek Version of the LXX Co Berthol; — Co strike out ס׳ not so Berthol Toy), compare Ezekiel 22:18a, Ezekiel 22:19; indefinite Psalm 119:119.
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25:4; 26:23


1:22; 1:22; 1:25; 1:25


22:18; 22:18; 22:18; 22:18; 22:18; 22:19


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5509 matches the Hebrew סִיג (sîḡ),
which occurs 9 times in 7 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:119 - Thou puttest away all the wicked of the earth like dross: H5509 therefore I love thy testimonies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:4 - Take away the dross H5509 from the silver, and there shall come forth a vessel for the finer.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 26:23 - Burning lips and a wicked heart are like a potsherd covered with silver dross. H5509
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:22 - Thy silver is become dross, H5509 thy wine mixed with water:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:25 - And I will turn my hand upon thee, and purely purge away thy dross, H5509 and take away all thy tin:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:18 - Son of man, the house of Israel is to me become dross: H5509 all they are brass, and tin, and iron, and lead, in the midst of the furnace; they are even the dross H5509 of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:19 - Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Because ye are all become dross, H5509 behold, therefore I will gather you into the midst of Jerusalem.

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