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Lexicon :: Strong's H6430 - pᵊlištî

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פְּלִשְׁתִּי Pᵉlishtîy, pel-ish-tee'; patrial from H6429; a Pelishtite or inhabitant of Pelesheth:—Philistine.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 288x

The KJV translates Strong's H6430 in the following manner: Philistine (287x), Philistim (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 288x
The KJV translates Strong's H6430 in the following manner: Philistine (287x), Philistim (1x).
  1. Philistine = "immigrants"

    1. an inhabitant of Philistia; descendants of Mizraim who immigrated from Caphtor (Crete?) to the western seacoast of Canaan

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
פְּלִשְׁתִּי Pᵉlishtîy, pel-ish-tee'; patrial from H6429; a Pelishtite or inhabitant of Pelesheth:—Philistine.
STRONGS H6430: Abbreviations
פְּלִשְׁתִּי 288 adjective, of a people Philistine, (οί) Φυλιστιειμ; and (not in Hexateuch) (ό) ἀλλόφυλος, (οί) ἀλλόφυλοι; — only as substantive: הַפּ׳ the Philistine (Goliath) slain by David 1 Samuel 17:8 + 27 times 17, 1 Samuel 18:6; 1 Samuel 19:5; 1 Samuel 21:10; 1 Samuel 22:10; one slain byAbishai 2 Samuel 21:17; elsewhere plural the Philistines255 usually פְּלִשְׁתִּים without article, rarely הַפּ׳ 1 Samuel 4:7; 1 Samuel 7:13 + (especially with preposition בַּפּ׳ 1 Samuel 7:13 +, and then perhaps due to punctuators), Genesis 10:14 = 1 Chronicles 1:12; Genesis 26:14, 15, 18; Judges 3:31 + 33 times Judges; 1 Samuel 4:1 (twice in verse) + 118 times 1 Samuel; 2 Samuel 1:20 + 28 times 2 Samuel +; אֶרֶץ פ׳ Genesis 21:32, 34 + 12 times; שְׂדֵה פ׳ 1 Samuel 6:1; 1 Samuel 27:7, 11; מֶלֶךְ פ׳ Genesis 26:1, 8; שָׂרֵי פ׳ 1 Samuel 18:30 + 5 times; סַרְנֵי פ׳ Joshua 13:3; Judges 3:3 + 13 times; יָם פ׳ Exodus 23:31; אֱלֹהֵי פ׳ Judges 10:6. — compare כְּרֵתִי, II. כַּפְתּוֺר. On Philistines see also WMMAs.u.Eur.387f. EvansCretan Pictographs, 100 ff. SchwZWT xxxiv. 103 f., 255.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


10:14; 21:32; 21:34; 26:1; 26:8; 26:14; 26:15; 26:18






3:3; 3:31; 10:6

1 Samuel

4:1; 4:7; 6:1; 7:13; 7:13; 17:8; 18:6; 18:30; 19:5; 21:10; 22:10; 27:7; 27:11

2 Samuel

1:20; 21:17

1 Chronicles



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6430 matches the Hebrew פְּלִשְׁתִּי (pᵊlištî),
which occurs 289 times in 244 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 5 (Gen 10:14–1Sa 4:10)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 10:14 - And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, (out of whom came Philistim,) H6430 and Caphtorim.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:32 - Thus they made a covenant at Beersheba: then Abimelech rose up, and Phichol the chief captain of his host, and they returned into the land of the Philistines. H6430
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:34 - And Abraham sojourned in the Philistines' H6430 land many days.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:1 - And there was a famine in the land, beside the first famine that was in the days of Abraham. And Isaac went unto Abimelech king of the Philistines H6430 unto Gerar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:8 - And it came to pass, when he had been there a long time, that Abimelech king of the Philistines H6430 looked out at a window, and saw, and, behold, Isaac was sporting with Rebekah his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:14 - For he had possession of flocks, and possession of herds, and great store of servants: and the Philistines H6430 envied him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:15 - For all the wells which his father's servants had digged in the days of Abraham his father, the Philistines H6430 had stopped them, and filled them with earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:18 - And Isaac digged again the wells of water, which they had digged in the days of Abraham his father; for the Philistines H6430 had stopped them after the death of Abraham: and he called their names after the names by which his father had called them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 13:17 - And it came to pass, when Pharaoh had let the people go, that God led them not through the way of the land of the Philistines, H6430 although that was near; for God said, Lest peradventure the people repent when they see war, and they return to Egypt:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:31 - And I will set thy bounds from the Red sea even unto the sea of the Philistines, H6430 and from the desert unto the river: for I will deliver the inhabitants of the land into your hand; and thou shalt drive them out before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:2 - This is the land that yet remaineth: all the borders of the Philistines, H6430 and all Geshuri,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:3 - From Sihor, which is before Egypt, even unto the borders of Ekron northward, which is counted to the Canaanite: five lords of the Philistines; H6430 the Gazathites, and the Ashdothites, the Eshkalonites, the Gittites, and the Ekronites; also the Avites:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:3 - Namely, five lords of the Philistines, H6430 and all the Canaanites, and the Sidonians, and the Hivites that dwelt in mount Lebanon, from mount Baalhermon unto the entering in of Hamath.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 3:31 - And after him was Shamgar the son of Anath, which slew of the Philistines H6430 six hundred men with an ox goad: and he also delivered Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:6 - And the children of Israel did evil again in the sight of the LORD, and served Baalim, and Ashtaroth, and the gods of Syria, and the gods of Zidon, and the gods of Moab, and the gods of the children of Ammon, and the gods of the Philistines, H6430 and forsook the LORD, and served not him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:7 - And the anger of the LORD was hot against Israel, and he sold them into the hands of the Philistines, H6430 and into the hands of the children of Ammon.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 10:11 - And the LORD said unto the children of Israel, Did not I deliver you from the Egyptians, and from the Amorites, from the children of Ammon, and from the Philistines? H6430
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:1 - And the children of Israel did evil again in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD delivered them into the hand of the Philistines H6430 forty years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:5 - For, lo, thou shalt conceive, and bear a son; and no razor shall come on his head: for the child shall be a Nazarite unto God from the womb: and he shall begin to deliver Israel out of the hand of the Philistines. H6430
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:1 - And Samson went down to Timnath, and saw a woman in Timnath of the daughters of the Philistines. H6430
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:2 - And he came up, and told his father and his mother, and said, I have seen a woman in Timnath of the daughters of the Philistines: H6430 now therefore get her for me to wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:3 - Then his father and his mother said unto him, Is there never a woman among the daughters of thy brethren, or among all my people, that thou goest to take a wife of the uncircumcised Philistines? H6430 And Samson said unto his father, Get her for me; for she pleaseth me well.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:4 - But his father and his mother knew not that it was of the LORD, that he sought an occasion against the Philistines: H6430 for at that time the Philistines H6430 had dominion over Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:3 - And Samson said concerning them, Now shall I be more blameless than the Philistines, H6430 though I do them a displeasure.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:5 - And when he had set the brands on fire, he let them go into the standing corn of the Philistines, H6430 and burnt up both the shocks, and also the standing corn, with the vineyards and olives.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:6 - Then the Philistines H6430 said, Who hath done this? And they answered, Samson, the son in law of the Timnite, because he had taken his wife, and given her to his companion. And the Philistines H6430 came up, and burnt her and her father with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:9 - Then the Philistines H6430 went up, and pitched in Judah, and spread themselves in Lehi.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:11 - Then three thousand men of Judah went to the top of the rock Etam, and said to Samson, Knowest thou not that the Philistines H6430 are rulers over us? what is this that thou hast done unto us? And he said unto them, As they did unto me, so have I done unto them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:12 - And they said unto him, We are come down to bind thee, that we may deliver thee into the hand of the Philistines. H6430 And Samson said unto them, Swear unto me, that ye will not fall upon me yourselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:14 - And when he came unto Lehi, the Philistines H6430 shouted against him: and the Spirit of the LORD came mightily upon him, and the cords that were upon his arms became as flax that was burnt with fire, and his bands loosed from off his hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:20 - And he judged Israel in the days of the Philistines H6430 twenty years.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:5 - And the lords of the Philistines H6430 came up unto her, and said unto her, Entice him, and see wherein his great strength lieth, and by what means we may prevail against him, that we may bind him to afflict him: and we will give thee every one of us eleven hundred pieces of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:8 - Then the lords of the Philistines H6430 brought up to her seven green withs which had not been dried, and she bound him with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:9 - Now there were men lying in wait, abiding with her in the chamber. And she said unto him, The Philistines H6430 be upon thee, Samson. And he brake the withs, as a thread of tow is broken when it toucheth the fire. So his strength was not known.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:12 - Delilah therefore took new ropes, and bound him therewith, and said unto him, The Philistines H6430 be upon thee, Samson. And there were liers in wait abiding in the chamber. And he brake them from off his arms like a thread.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:14 - And she fastened it with the pin, and said unto him, The Philistines H6430 be upon thee, Samson. And he awaked out of his sleep, and went away with the pin of the beam, and with the web.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:18 - And when Delilah saw that he had told her all his heart, she sent and called for the lords of the Philistines, H6430 saying, Come up this once, for he hath shewed me all his heart. Then the lords of the Philistines H6430 came up unto her, and brought money in their hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:20 - And she said, The Philistines H6430 be upon thee, Samson. And he awoke out of his sleep, and said, I will go out as at other times before, and shake myself. And he wist not that the LORD was departed from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:21 - But the Philistines H6430 took him, and put out his eyes, and brought him down to Gaza, and bound him with fetters of brass; and he did grind in the prison house.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:23 - Then the lords of the Philistines H6430 gathered them together for to offer a great sacrifice unto Dagon their god, and to rejoice: for they said, Our god hath delivered Samson our enemy into our hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:27 - Now the house was full of men and women; and all the lords of the Philistines H6430 were there; and there were upon the roof about three thousand men and women, that beheld while Samson made sport.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:28 - And Samson called unto the LORD, and said, O Lord GOD, remember me, I pray thee, and strengthen me, I pray thee, only this once, O God, that I may be at once avenged of the Philistines H6430 for my two eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:30 - And Samson said, Let me die with the Philistines. H6430 And he bowed himself with all his might; and the house fell upon the lords, and upon all the people that were therein. So the dead which he slew at his death were more than they which he slew in his life.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:1 - And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. Now Israel went out against the Philistines H6430 to battle, and pitched beside Ebenezer: and the Philistines H6430 pitched in Aphek.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:2 - And the Philistines H6430 put themselves in array against Israel: and when they joined battle, Israel was smitten before the Philistines: H6430 and they slew of the army in the field about four thousand men.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:3 - And when the people were come into the camp, the elders of Israel said, Wherefore hath the LORD smitten us to day before the Philistines? H6430 Let us fetch the ark of the covenant of the LORD out of Shiloh unto us, that, when it cometh among us, it may save us out of the hand of our enemies.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:6 - And when the Philistines H6430 heard the noise of the shout, they said, What meaneth the noise of this great shout in the camp of the Hebrews? And they understood that the ark of the LORD was come into the camp.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:7 - And the Philistines H6430 were afraid, for they said, God is come into the camp. And they said, Woe unto us! for there hath not been such a thing heretofore.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:9 - Be strong, and quit yourselves like men, O ye Philistines, H6430 that ye be not servants unto the Hebrews, as they have been to you: quit yourselves like men, and fight.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:10 - And the Philistines H6430 fought, and Israel was smitten, and they fled every man into his tent: and there was a very great slaughter; for there fell of Israel thirty thousand footmen.

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