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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 - You have [fn]removed all the wicked of the earth like [fn]impurities H5509;
Therefore I love Your testimonies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:4 - Take away the [fn]impurities H5509 from the silver,
And there comes out a vessel for the smith;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 26:23 - Like an earthenware vessel overlaid with silver [fn]impurities H5509
Are burning lips and a wicked heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:22 - Your silver has become [fn]waste H5509 matter H5509,
Your drink diluted with water.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:25 - “I will also turn My hand against you,
And smelt away your impurities H5509 as with lye;
And I will remove all your slag.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:18 - “Son of man, the house of Israel has become [fn]waste H5509 metal H5509 to Me; all of them are bronze, tin, iron, and lead in the smelting furnace; they are the [fn]waste H5509 metal H5509 of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 22:19 - “Therefore, this is what the Lord GOD says: ‘Because all of you have become [fn]waste H5509 metal H5509, therefore, behold, I am going to gather you into the midst of Jerusalem.

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