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Lexicon :: Strong's H5512 - sîn

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סִין
Transliteration
sîn
Pronunciation
seen
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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Of uncertain derivation
Strong’s Definitions

סִין Çîyn, seen; of uncertain derivation; Sin the name of an Egyptian town and (probably) desert adjoining:—Sin.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x

The KJV translates Strong's H5512 in the following manner: Sin (6x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 6x
The KJV translates Strong's H5512 in the following manner: Sin (6x).
  1. Sin = "thorn" or "clay"

    1. a town in eastern Egypt

    2. the tract of wilderness between Elim and Sinai

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סִין Çîyn, seen; of uncertain derivation; Sin the name of an Egyptian town and (probably) desert adjoining:—Sin.
STRONGS H5512:
† I. סִין proper name, of a location Sin, i.e. Pelusium, east frontier city of Egypt (Egyptian 'Imt = clay, of which סין is translated (compare Aramaic סְיָן clay), according to SteindBAS i. 599, who compare Πηλούσιον(πηλός = dirt, mud), compare BrugschDict. Géogr. 1081 ff.); — Ezekiel 30:15 (Greek Version of the LXX Σαιν accusative), + Ezekiel 30:16, but here Co Toy read plausibly סון, i.e. סְוָן = Syene (see [סְוָן], סְוֵנֵה), Greek Version of the LXX συηνη. — On Pelusium see BdEgypt. 4 (1898), 169.

† II. סִין proper name, of a location wilderness between Elim and Sinai, מִדְבַּרסִֿין, according to P, Exodus 16:1; Exodus 17:1; Numbers 33:11; Numbers 3:12; Greek Version of the LXX Σειν, A LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Σιν; compare EbGS 2. 155 ff. and especially DiExodus 16:1.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Exodus

16:1; 16:1; 17:1

Numbers

3:12; 33:11

Ezekiel

30:15; 30:16

H5512

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5512 matches the Hebrew סִין (sîn),
which occurs 6 times in 6 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:1 - They set out from Elim, and all the congregation of the people of Israel came to the wilderness of Sin, which is between Elim and Sinai, on the fifteenth day of the second month after they had departed from the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:1 - All the congregation of the people of Israel moved on from the wilderness of Sin by stages, according to the commandment of the LORD, and camped at Rephidim, but there was no water for the people to drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 33:11 - And they set out from the Red Sea and camped in the wilderness of Sin.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 33:12 - And they set out from the wilderness of Sin and camped at Dophkah.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 30:15 - And I will pour out my wrath on Pelusium,
the stronghold of Egypt,
and cut off the multitude[fn] of Thebes.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 30:16 - And I will set fire to Egypt;
Pelusium shall be in great agony;
Thebes shall be breached,
and Memphis shall face enemies[fn] by day.

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