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Lexicon :: Strong's H5641 - sāṯar

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Strong’s Definitions

סָתַר çâthar, saw-thar'; a primitive root; to hide (by covering), literally or figuratively:—be absent, keep close, conceal, hide (self), (keep) secret, × surely.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 82x

The KJV translates Strong's H5641 in the following manner: hide (72x), secret (4x), close (2x), absent (1x), conceal (1x), surely (1x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 82x
The KJV translates Strong's H5641 in the following manner: hide (72x), secret (4x), close (2x), absent (1x), conceal (1x), surely (1x), variant (1x).
  1. to hide, conceal

    1. (Niphal)

      1. to hide oneself

      2. to be hidden, be concealed

    2. (Piel) to hide carefully

    3. (Pual) to be hidden carefully, be concealed

    4. (Hiphil) to conceal, hide

    5. (Hithpael) to hide oneself carefully

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
סָתַר çâthar, saw-thar'; a primitive root; to hide (by covering), literally or figuratively:—be absent, keep close, conceal, hide (self), (keep) secret, × surely.
STRONGS H5641: Abbreviations
סָתַר verb hide, conceal (Late Hebrew id., derived species; Targum סְתַר Pa. Ithpa., Syriac bdb071107 Pe. Passive participle, chiefly Pa. Ithpa., id.; Arabic bdb071108 veil, conceal, hide, Lane1304; Ethiopic bdb071109 (rare) Di354); —
Niph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular נִסְתָּ֑ר Proverbs 27:12 + Proverbs 22:3 Qr (Kt וַיִּסָּתֵר); 2nd person masculine singular נִסְתַּ֫רְתָּ 1 Samuel 20:19; 1st person plural נִסְתָּ֑רְנוּ Isaiah 28:15, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִסָּתֵר Hosea 13:14 +; 1st person singular אֶסָּתֵר Genesis 4:14 +; 3rd person masculine plural יִסָּֽתְרוּ Amos 9:3; 1st person plural נִסָּתֵר Genesis 31:49, etc.; Imperative masculine singular הִסָּתֵר Jeremiah 36:19; Infinitive construct לְהִסָּ֫תֶר שָׁם Job 34:22; Participle נִסְתָּר Psalm 19:7; plural נִסְתָּרִים Deuteronomy 7:20; feminine plural נִסְתָּרֹת Deuteronomy 29:28, וֺת - Psalm 19:13; —
1. hide oneself, with בְּ local, 1 Samuel 20:5, 24; 1 Kings 17:3; Jeremiah 23:24, so (figurative) Isaiah 28:15; with שָׁם 1 Samuel 20:19; Job 34:22; absolute Jeremiah 36:19; Proverbs 22:3; Proverbs 27:12; Proverbs 28:28; Psalm 89:47; with מִפְּנֵי person Deuteronomy 7:20; Job 13:20, with מִן person Psalm 55:13.
2. be hid, concealed, especially figurative of escaping God's notice, with מִפְּנֵי person Genesis 4:14 (J), מִלִּפְנֵי Jeremiah 16:17, מִנֶּגֶד עֵינַי Amos 9:3, מֵעֵינַי Isaiah 65:16; Hosea 13:14 (subject נֹחַם, i.e. I will not repent, change my purpose of judgment), מִן Psalm 38:10; Isaiah 40:27; from heat of sun Psalm 19:7 (i.e. it penetrates everywhere); from birds Job 28:21 (of place of wisdom); reciprocal אִישׁ מֵרֵעֵהוּ נִסּ׳ Genesis 31:49 (J) when we are hidden each from the other (i.e. separated); absolute Numbers 5:13; Job 3:23 (whose way is hid that is, from himself), Zephaniah 2:3 (i.e. escape י׳'s judgment); participle hidden, secret things, in general Deuteronomy 29:28; of sins Psalm 19:13.
Pi. Imperative feminine singular סַתְּרִי Isaiah 16:3 carefully hide (i.e. shelter) the outcasts (Moab speaks to Zion).
Pu. Participle feminine singular אַהֲבָה מְסֻתָּ֑רֶת Proverbs 27:5 love carefully concealed.
Hithp. Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular תִּסְתַּתָּ֑ר Isaiah 29:14; Participle מִסְתַּתֵּר 1 Samuel 23:19 + 3 times; — hide oneself carefully, of David's taking refuge with (עִם) Ziphites 1 Samuel 23:19 = Psalm 54:2 (title), in (בְּ) a hill 1 Samuel 26:1; אֵל מ׳ Isaiah 45:15 a God that completely hides himself.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular הִסְתִּיר Psalm 10:11; Psalm 22:25; 2nd person masculine singular הִסְתַּ֫רְתָּ Psalm 30:8; Isaiah 64:6; etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יַסְתִּיר 1 Samuel 20:2, וַיַּסְתֵּר Exodus 3:6; Job 3:10, suffix יַסְתִּרֵ֫נִי Psalm 27:5, וַיַּסְתִּרֵם Jeremiah 36:26; 3rd person feminine singular suffix וַתַּסְתִּירֵ֫הוּ 2 Chronicles 22:11; 1st person singular וָאַסְתִּר Ezekiel 39:23, 24, etc.; Imperative masculine singular הַסְתֵּר Psalm 51:11; Infinitive absolute הַסְתֵּר Deuteronomy 31:18; Isaiah 57:17; construct הַסְתֵּר Proverbs 25:2 (see Köi. 213 and references; yet compare infinitive absolute אָכֹל Proverbs 25:27), לַסְתִּר Isaiah 29:15 (Ges§ 53q); Participle מַסְתִּיר Isaiah 8:17; — conceal, hide:
1. a person from (מִפְּנֵי) enemy 2 Kings 11:2 2 Chronicles 22:11; subject י׳, with מִן Psalm 64:3, absolute Jeremiah 36:26; hide anything from (מִן) one 1 Samuel 20:2, a thing, in general, Proverbs 25:2; anything (from י׳; מִן in || clause) Isaiah 29:15; in general = shelter a person Job 14:13, with בְּ local (subject י׳) Psalm 17:8; Psalm 27:5; Psalm 31:21 (all metaphor); toil (עָמָל), מֵעֵינָ֑י Job 3:10; commands from, מִן person (subject י׳) Psalm 119:19; hide one as arrow in quiver Isaiah 49:2.
2. especially hide the face:
a. literally, of Moses Exodus 3:6 (E), usually figurative:
b. subject י׳ with מִן i.e. be not observant of sin Psalm 51:11, absolute Psalm 10:11; more often
c. י׳ hides his face from (מִן person), i.e. withdraws his favour, Micah 3:4; Isaiah 8:17; Isaiah 54:8; Isaiah 64:6; Deuteronomy 31:17; Deuteronomy 32:20; Jeremiah 33:5; Ezekiel 39:23, 24, 29; Psalm 13:2; Psalm 22:25; Psalm 27:9; Psalm 69:18; Psalm 88:15; Psalm 102:3; Psalm 143:7; absolute Deuteronomy 31:18; Job 13:24; Job 34:29; Psalm 30:8; compare Psalm 104:29; Psalm 44:25; פָּנִים omitted Isaiah 57:17; compare Isaiah 59:2 your sins have hidden (his) face from (מִן) you; of hiding one's face from (מִן) shame, i.e. avoiding it Isaiah 50:6 (of servant of י׳).

See related Aramaic BDB entry H5642.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:14; 4:14; 31:49; 31:49


3:6; 3:6




7:20; 7:20; 29:28; 29:28; 31:17; 31:18; 31:18; 32:20

1 Samuel

20:2; 20:2; 20:5; 20:19; 20:19; 20:24; 23:19; 23:19; 26:1

1 Kings


2 Kings


2 Chronicles

22:11; 22:11


3:10; 3:10; 3:23; 13:20; 13:24; 14:13; 28:21; 34:22; 34:22; 34:29


10:11; 10:11; 13:2; 17:8; 19:7; 19:7; 19:13; 19:13; 22:25; 22:25; 27:5; 27:5; 27:9; 30:8; 30:8; 31:21; 38:10; 44:25; 51:11; 51:11; 54:2; 55:13; 64:3; 69:18; 88:15; 89:47; 102:3; 104:29; 119:19; 143:7


22:3; 22:3; 25:2; 25:2; 25:27; 27:5; 27:12; 27:12; 28:28


8:17; 8:17; 16:3; 28:15; 28:15; 29:14; 29:15; 29:15; 40:27; 45:15; 49:2; 50:6; 54:8; 57:17; 57:17; 59:2; 64:6; 64:6; 65:16


16:17; 23:24; 33:5; 36:19; 36:19; 36:26; 36:26


39:23; 39:23; 39:24; 39:24; 39:29


13:14; 13:14


9:3; 9:3





Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5641 matches the Hebrew סָתַר (sāṯar),
which occurs 82 times in 80 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 4:14–Pro 22:3)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:14 - Behold, thou hast driven me out this day from the face of the earth; and from thy face shall I be hid; H5641 and I shall be a fugitive and a vagabond in the earth; and it shall come to pass, that every one that findeth me shall slay me.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:49 - And Mizpah; for he said, The LORD watch between me and thee, when we are absent H5641 one from another.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:6 - Moreover he said, I am the God of thy father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. And Moses hid H5641 his face; for he was afraid to look upon God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:13 - And a man lie with her carnally, and it be hid from the eyes of her husband, and be kept close, H5641 and she be defiled, and there be no witness against her, neither she be taken with the manner;
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:20 - Moreover the LORD thy God will send the hornet among them, until they that are left, and hide H5641 themselves from thee, be destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:29 - The secret H5641 things belong unto the LORD our God: but those things which are revealed belong unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:17 - Then my anger shall be kindled against them in that day, and I will forsake them, and I will hide H5641 my face from them, and they shall be devoured, and many evils and troubles shall befall them; so that they will say in that day, Are not these evils come upon us, because our God is not among us?
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:18 - And I will surely H5641 hide H5641 my face in that day for all the evils which they shall have wrought, in that they are turned unto other gods.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:20 - And he said, I will hide H5641 my face from them, I will see what their end shall be: for they are a very froward generation, children in whom is no faith.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:2 - And he said unto him, God forbid; thou shalt not die: behold, my father will do nothing either great or small, but that he will shew it me: and why should my father hide H5641 this thing from me? it is not so.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:5 - And David said unto Jonathan, Behold, to morrow is the new moon, and I should not fail to sit with the king at meat: but let me go, that I may hide H5641 myself in the field unto the third day at even.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:19 - And when thou hast stayed three days, then thou shalt go down quickly, and come to the place where thou didst hide H5641 thyself when the business was in hand, and shalt remain by the stone Ezel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:24 - So David hid H5641 himself in the field: and when the new moon was come, the king sat him down to eat meat.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:19 - Then came up the Ziphites to Saul to Gibeah, saying, Doth not David hide H5641 himself with us in strong holds in the wood, in the hill of Hachilah, which is on the south of Jeshimon?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:1 - And the Ziphites came unto Saul to Gibeah, saying, Doth not David hide H5641 himself in the hill of Hachilah, which is before Jeshimon?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:3 - Get thee hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide H5641 thyself by the brook Cherith, that is before Jordan.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 11:2 - But Jehosheba, the daughter of king Joram, sister of Ahaziah, took Joash the son of Ahaziah, and stole him from among the king's sons which were slain; and they hid H5641 him, even him and his nurse, in the bedchamber from Athaliah, so that he was not slain.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 22:11 - But Jehoshabeath, the daughter of the king, took Joash the son of Ahaziah, and stole him from among the king's sons that were slain, and put him and his nurse in a bedchamber. So Jehoshabeath, the daughter of king Jehoram, the wife of Jehoiada the priest, (for she was the sister of Ahaziah,) hid H5641 him from Athaliah, so that she slew him not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:10 - Because it shut not up the doors of my mother's womb, nor hid H5641 sorrow from mine eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:23 - Why is light given to a man whose way is hid, H5641 and whom God hath hedged in?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:20 - Only do not two things unto me: then will I not hide H5641 myself from thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:24 - Wherefore hidest H5641 thou thy face, and holdest me for thine enemy?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:13 - O that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, H5641 until thy wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and remember me!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:21 - Seeing it is hid from the eyes of all living, and kept close H5641 from the fowls of the air.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:22 - There is no darkness, nor shadow of death, where the workers of iniquity may hide H5641 themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:29 - When he giveth quietness, who then can make trouble? and when he hideth H5641 his face, who then can behold him? whether it be done against a nation, or against a man only:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:11 - He hath said in his heart, God hath forgotten: he hideth H5641 his face; he will never see it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:1 - [[To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.]] How long wilt thou forget me, O LORD? for ever? how long wilt thou hide H5641 thy face from me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 17:8 - Keep me as the apple of the eye, hide H5641 me under the shadow of thy wings,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:6 - His going forth is from the end of the heaven, and his circuit unto the ends of it: and there is nothing hid H5641 from the heat thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:12 - Who can understand his errors? cleanse thou me from secret H5641 faults.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:24 - For he hath not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid H5641 his face from him; but when he cried unto him, he heard.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:5 - For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide H5641 me; he shall set me up upon a rock.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:9 - Hide H5641 not thy face far from me; put not thy servant away in anger: thou hast been my help; leave me not, neither forsake me, O God of my salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:7 - LORD, by thy favour thou hast made my mountain to stand strong: thou didst hide H5641 thy face, and I was troubled.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:20 - Thou shalt hide H5641 them in the secret of thy presence from the pride of man: thou shalt keep them secretly in a pavilion from the strife of tongues.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:9 - Lord, all my desire is before thee; and my groaning is not hid H5641 from thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:24 - Wherefore hidest H5641 thou thy face, and forgettest our affliction and our oppression?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:9 - Hide H5641 thy face from my sins, and blot out all mine iniquities.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:1 - [[To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David, when the Ziphims came and said to Saul, Doth not David hide H5641 himself with us?]] Save me, O God, by thy name, and judge me by thy strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:12 - For it was not an enemy that reproached me; then I could have borne it: neither was it he that hated me that did magnify himself against me; then I would have hid H5641 myself from him:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 64:2 - Hide H5641 me from the secret counsel of the wicked; from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:17 - And hide H5641 not thy face from thy servant; for I am in trouble: hear me speedily.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:14 - LORD, why castest thou off my soul? why hidest H5641 thou thy face from me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:46 - How long, LORD? wilt thou hide H5641 thyself for ever? shall thy wrath burn like fire?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:2 - Hide H5641 not thy face from me in the day when I am in trouble; incline thine ear unto me: in the day when I call answer me speedily.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:29 - Thou hidest H5641 thy face, they are troubled: thou takest away their breath, they die, and return to their dust.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:19 - I am a stranger in the earth: hide H5641 not thy commandments from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:7 - Hear me speedily, O LORD: my spirit faileth: hide H5641 not thy face from me, lest I be like unto them that go down into the pit.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:3 - A prudent man foreseeth the evil, and hideth H5641 H5641 himself: but the simple pass on, and are punished.

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