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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 - “Surely You have driven me out this day from the face of the ground; I shall be hidden from Your face; I shall be a fugitive and a vagabond on the earth, and it will happen that anyone who finds me will kill me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:49 - also Mizpah,[fn] because he said, “May the LORD watch between you and me when we are absent one from another.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 3:6 - Moreover He said, “I am the God of your father—the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob.” And Moses hid his face, for he was afraid to look upon God.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 5:13 - ‘and a man lies with her carnally, and it is hidden from the eyes of her husband, and it is concealed that she has defiled herself, and there was no witness against her, nor was she caught—
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:20 - “Moreover the LORD your God will send the hornet among them until those who are left, who hide themselves from you, are destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:29 - “The secret things belong to the LORD our God, but those things which are revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may do all the words of this law.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:17 - “Then My anger shall be aroused against them in that day, and I will forsake them, and I will hide 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, ‘Have not these evils come upon us because our God is not among us?’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 31:18 - “And I will surely hide My face in that day because of all the evil which they have done, in that they have turned to other gods.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:20 - And He said: ‘I will hide My face from them,
I will see what their end will be,
For they are a perverse generation,
Children in whom is no faith.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:2 - So Jonathan said to him, “By no means! You shall not die! Indeed, my father will do nothing either great or small without first telling me. And why should my father hide this thing from me? It is not so!
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:5 - And David said to Jonathan, “Indeed tomorrow is the New Moon, and I should not fail to sit with the king to eat. But let me go, that I may hide in the field until the third day at evening.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:19 - “And when you have stayed three days, go down quickly and come to the place where you hid on the day of the deed; and remain by the stone Ezel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:24 - Then David hid in the field. And when the New Moon had come, the king sat down to eat the feast.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:19 - Then the Ziphites came up to Saul at Gibeah, saying, “Is David not hiding with us in strongholds in the woods, in the hill of Hachilah, which is on the south of Jeshimon?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 26:1 - Now the Ziphites came to Saul at Gibeah, saying, “Is David not hiding in the hill of Hachilah, opposite Jeshimon?”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 17:3 - “Get away from here and turn eastward, and hide by the Brook Cherith, which flows into the 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 away from among the king’s sons who were being murdered; and they hid him and his nurse in the bedroom, from Athaliah, so that he was not killed.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 22:11 - But Jehoshabeath,[fn] the daughter of the king, took Joash the son of Ahaziah, and stole him away from among the king’s sons who were being murdered, and put him and his nurse in a bedroom. So Jehoshabeath, the daughter of King Jehoram, the wife of Jehoiada the priest (for she was the sister of Ahaziah), hid him from Athaliah so that she did not kill him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:10 - Because it did not shut up the doors of my mother’s womb,
Nor hide sorrow from my eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:23 - Why is light given to a man whose way is hidden,
And whom God has hedged in?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:20 - “Only two things do not do to me,
Then I will not hide myself from You:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:24 - Why do You hide Your face,
And regard me as Your enemy?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:13 - “Oh, that You would hide me in the grave,
That You would conceal me until Your wrath is past,
That You would appoint me a set time, and remember me!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:21 - It is hidden from the eyes of all living,
And concealed from the birds of the air.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:22 - There is no darkness nor shadow of death
Where the workers of iniquity may hide themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:29 - When He gives quietness, who then can make trouble?
And when He hides His face, who then can see Him,
Whether it is against a nation or a man alone?—
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 10:11 - He has said in his heart,
“God has forgotten;
He hides His face;
He will never see.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:1 - To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David.

How long, O LORD? Will You forget me forever?
How long will You hide Your face from me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 17:8 - Keep me as the apple of Your eye;
Hide me under the shadow of Your wings,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:6 - Its rising is from one end of heaven,
And its circuit to the other end;
And there is nothing hidden from its heat.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:12 - Who can understand his errors?
Cleanse me from secret faults.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:24 - For He has not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted;
Nor has He hidden His face from Him;
But when He cried to Him, He heard.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:5 - For in the time of trouble
He shall hide me in His pavilion;
In the secret place of His tabernacle
He shall hide me;
He shall set me high upon a rock.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:9 - Do not hide Your face from me;
Do not turn Your servant away in anger;
You have been my help;
Do not leave me nor forsake me,
O God of my salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 30:7 - LORD, by Your favor You have made my mountain stand strong;
You hid Your face, and I was troubled.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:20 - You shall hide them in the secret place of Your presence
From the plots of man;
You shall keep them secretly in a pavilion
From the strife of tongues.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:9 - Lord, all my desire is before You;
And my sighing is not hidden from You.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:24 - Why do You hide Your face,
And forget our affliction and our oppression?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:9 - Hide Your face from my sins,
And blot out all my iniquities.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 54:1 - To the Chief Musician. With stringed instruments.[fn] A Contemplation[fn] of David when the Ziphites went and said to Saul, “Is David not hiding with us?”

Save me, O God, by Your name,
And vindicate me by Your strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:12 - For it is not an enemy who reproaches me;
Then I could bear it.
Nor is it one who hates me who has exalted himself against me;
Then I could hide from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 64:2 - Hide me from the secret plots of the wicked,
From the rebellion of the workers of iniquity,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:17 - And do not hide Your face from Your servant,
For I am in trouble;
Hear me speedily.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 88:14 - LORD, why do You cast off my soul?
Why do You hide Your face from me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:46 - How long, LORD?
Will You hide Yourself forever?
Will Your wrath burn like fire?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:2 - Do not hide Your face from me in the day of my trouble;
Incline Your ear to me;
In the day that I call, answer me speedily.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:29 - You hide Your face, they are troubled;
You take away their breath, they die and return to their dust.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:19 - I am a stranger in the earth;
Do not hide Your commandments from me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:7 - Answer me speedily, O LORD;
My spirit fails!
Do not hide Your face from me,
Lest I be like those who go down into the pit.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:3 - A prudent man foresees evil and hides himself,
But the simple pass on and are punished.

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