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Lexicon :: Strong's H5870 - ʿayin

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Corresponding to עַיִן (H5869)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2906

Variant Spellings

The following spelling is supported by Strongs and Gesenius: עין.

Strong’s Definitions

עַיִן ʻayin, ah'-yin; (Aramaic) corresponding to H5869; an eye:—eye.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x

The KJV translates Strong's H5870 in the following manner: eye (5x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 5x
The KJV translates Strong's H5870 in the following manner: eye (5x).
  1. eye

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עַיִן ʻayin, ah'-yin; (Aramaic) corresponding to H5869; an eye:—eye.

Biblical Aramaic

† [עַ֫יִן] noun feminineEzra 5:5 eye (see Biblical Hebrew H5869 I. ע׳); — construct עֵין Ezra 5:5 (of God); plural (K§ 51, 1) of horn, עַיְנִין Daniel 7:8, Daniel 7:20; of man, dual construct עַיְנֵי Daniel 7:8, suffix עַיְנַי Daniel 4:31 [Daniel 4:34].
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


5:5; 5:5


4:34; 7:8; 7:8; 7:20


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5870 matches the Hebrew עַיִן (ʿayin),
which occurs 5 times in 4 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:5 - But the eye H5870 of their God was upon the elders of the Jews, that they could not cause them to cease, till the matter came to Darius: and then they returned answer by letter concerning this matter.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 4:34 - And at the end of the days I Nebuchadnezzar lifted up mine eyes H5870 unto heaven, and mine understanding returned unto me, and I blessed the most High, and I praised and honoured him that liveth for ever, whose dominion is an everlasting dominion, and his kingdom is from generation to generation:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:8 - I considered the horns, and, behold, there came up among them another little horn, before whom there were three of the first horns plucked up by the roots: and, behold, in this horn were eyes H5870 like the eyes H5870 of man, and a mouth speaking great things.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 7:20 - And of the ten horns that were in his head, and of the other which came up, and before whom three fell; even of that horn that had eyes, H5870 and a mouth that spake very great things, whose look was more stout than his fellows.

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