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Lexicon :: Strong's H6672 - ṣōhar

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Part of Speech
feminine noun, masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 1883a,1883b

Strong’s Definitions

צֹהַר tsôhar, tso'-har; from H6671; a light (i.e. window); dual double light, i.e. noon:—midday, noon(-day, -tide), window.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's H6672 in the following manner: noon (11x), noonday (9x), day (1x), midday (1x), noontide (with H6256) (1x), window (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's H6672 in the following manner: noon (11x), noonday (9x), day (1x), midday (1x), noontide (with H6256) (1x), window (1x).
masculine noun
  1. noon, midday

    1. noon (as specific time of day)

    2. noon (in simile as bright of happiness, blessing)

      feminine noun
  2. roof

    1. meaning dubious

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
צֹהַר tsôhar, tso'-har; from H6671; a light (i.e. window); dual double light, i.e. noon:—midday, noon(-day, -tide), window.
STRONGS H6672: Abbreviations
† I. [צֹ֫הַר] [noun masculine] only plural צָהֳרַ֫יִם midday, noon, Deuteronomy 28:29+, צָהֳרָ֑יִם Genesis 43:16 +(when sun mounts its highest; on form as expanded plural (not dual) see Ges§ 88 c and references); — usually
1. noon as a specific time of day, 1 Kings 18:29; especially בַּצּ׳ at noon Genesis 43:16, 25; Amos 8:9; 1 Kings 18:27; 1 Kings 20:16; Songs 1:7 (resting-time for flock), Jeremiah 6:4 (opposed to evening); בְּעֵת צ׳ Jeremiah 20:16 (distinguished from morning) as time of supposed security Jeremiah 15:8; Zephaniah 2:4; also מֵהַבֹּקֶר וְעַד הַצּ׳ 1 Kings 18:26, עַדהַֿצּ׳ 2 Kings 4:20; without ב, as adverb, צ׳ as time of prayer Psalm 55:18 (+בֹּקֶר, עֶרֶב); as time of wasting קֶטֶב Psalm 91:6; מִשְׁכַּב הַצּ׳ 2 Samuel 4:5 noonday repose.
2. noon, as bright, simile of happiness, blessing, Isaiah 58:10 (opposed to אֲפֵלָה), Psalm 37:6 (|| כָּאוֺר); compare Job 11:17 (Ges§ 133 e); see also בְּתוֺךְ הַצּ׳ Isaiah 16:3 (opposed to צִלֵּךְ); בַּצּ׳ Deuteronomy 28:29; Isaiah 59:10; Job 5:14.

† II. צֹ֫הַר noun feminine probably roof (compare Arabic, Assyrian, Tel Amarna back; > Thes Di and others light, window); — תַּעֲשֶׂה צ׳ לַתֵּבָה Genesis 6:16.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


6:16; 43:16; 43:16; 43:25


28:29; 28:29

2 Samuel


1 Kings

18:26; 18:27; 18:29; 20:16

2 Kings



5:14; 11:17


37:6; 55:18; 91:6

Song of Songs



16:3; 58:10; 59:10


6:4; 15:8; 20:16






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6672 matches the Hebrew צֹהַר (ṣōhar),
which occurs 24 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:16 - A window H6672 shalt thou make to the ark, and in a cubit shalt thou finish it above; and the door of the ark shalt thou set in the side thereof; with lower, second, and third stories shalt thou make it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:16 - And when Joseph saw Benjamin with them, he said to the ruler of his house, Bring these men home, and slay, and make ready; for these men shall dine with me at noon. H6672
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:25 - And they made ready the present against Joseph came at noon: H6672 for they heard that they should eat bread there.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:29 - And thou shalt grope at noonday, H6672 as the blind gropeth in darkness, and thou shalt not prosper in thy ways: and thou shalt be only oppressed and spoiled evermore, and no man shall save thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 4:5 - And the sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, Rechab and Baanah, went, and came about the heat of the day to the house of Ishbosheth, who lay on a bed at noon. H6672
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:26 - And they took the bullock which was given them, and they dressed it, and called on the name of Baal from morning even until noon, H6672 saying, O Baal, hear us. But there was no voice, nor any that answered. And they leaped upon the altar which was made.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:27 - And it came to pass at noon, H6672 that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud: for he is a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:29 - And it came to pass, when midday H6672 was past, and they prophesied until the time of the offering of the evening sacrifice, that there was neither voice, nor any to answer, nor any that regarded.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 20:16 - And they went out at noon. H6672 But Benhadad was drinking himself drunk in the pavilions, he and the kings, the thirty and two kings that helped him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:20 - And when he had taken him, and brought him to his mother, he sat on her knees till noon, H6672 and then died.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:14 - They meet with darkness in the daytime, and grope in the noonday H6672 as in the night.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:17 - And thine age shall be clearer than the noonday; H6672 thou shalt shine forth, thou shalt be as the morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:6 - And he shall bring forth thy righteousness as the light, and thy judgment as the noonday. H6672
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 55:17 - Evening, and morning, and at noon, H6672 will I pray, and cry aloud: and he shall hear my voice.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 91:6 - Nor for the pestilence that walketh in darkness; nor for the destruction that wasteth at noonday. H6672
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 1:7 - Tell me, O thou whom my soul loveth, where thou feedest, where thou makest thy flock to rest at noon: H6672 for why should I be as one that turneth aside by the flocks of thy companions?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:3 - Take counsel, execute judgment; make thy shadow as the night in the midst of the noonday; H6672 hide the outcasts; bewray not him that wandereth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:10 - And if thou draw out thy soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted soul; then shall thy light rise in obscurity, and thy darkness be as the noonday: H6672
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:10 - We grope for the wall like the blind, and we grope as if we had no eyes: we stumble at noonday H6672 as in the night; we are in desolate places as dead men.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:4 - Prepare ye war against her; arise, and let us go up at noon. H6672 Woe unto us! for the day goeth away, for the shadows of the evening are stretched out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:8 - Their widows are increased to me above the sand of the seas: I have brought upon them against the mother of the young men a spoiler at noonday: H6672 I have caused him to fall upon it suddenly, and terrors upon the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 20:16 - And let that man be as the cities which the LORD overthrew, and repented not: and let him hear the cry in the morning, and the shouting at noontide; H6672
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 8:9 - And it shall come to pass in that day, saith the Lord GOD, that I will cause the sun to go down at noon, H6672 and I will darken the earth in the clear day:
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 2:4 - For Gaza shall be forsaken, and Ashkelon a desolation: they shall drive out Ashdod at the noon day, H6672 and Ekron shall be rooted up.
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