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Lexicon :: Strong's H6726 - ṣîyôn

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Part of Speech
proper locative noun
Root Word (Etymology)
The same (regularly) as צִיּוּן (H6725)
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TWOT Reference: 1910

Strong’s Definitions

צִיּוֹן Tsîyôwn, tsee-yone'; the same (regularly) as H6725; Tsijon (as a permanent capital), a mountain of Jerusalem:—Zion.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 154x

The KJV translates Strong's H6726 in the following manner: Zion (153x), Sion (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 154x
The KJV translates Strong's H6726 in the following manner: Zion (153x), Sion (1x).
  1. Zion = "parched place"

    1. another name for Jerusalem especially in the prophetic books

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
צִיּוֹן Tsîyôwn, tsee-yone'; the same (regularly) as H6725; Tsijon (as a permanent capital), a mountain of Jerusalem:—Zion.
STRONGS H6726: Abbreviations
צִיּוֺן 154 proper name, of a location Σ(ε)ιων; Ṣîyyôn, Zion (Syriac bdb085103, older form, according to LagBn 84, compare 198); — צ׳ 2 Samuel 5:7 +; צִיּוֺ֫נָה Jeremiah 4:6; — stronghold (of Jebusiteas), מְצֻדַת צ׳ captured by David, and made his residence 2 Samuel 5:7 = 1 Chronicles 11:5 (both + הִיא עִיר דָּוִד), on southern part of east hill of Jerusalem, distinct from site of temple 1 Kings 8:1 2 Chronicles 5:2 (both הִיא צ׳ מֵעִיר ד׳), not elsewhere in narrative, but often in poets and prophets: as name of Jerusalem, from political point of view (sometimes = inhabitants), Amos 6:7 (|| הַרשֹֿׁמְרוֺן), || יְרוּשָׁלַםִ Micah 3:10, 12 = Jeremiah 26:18; Isaiah 4:3; Isaiah 30:19; Isaiah 40:9; Isaiah 41:27; Isaiah 52:1; Isaiah 62:1; Isaiah 64:9; Zephaniah 3:16; Zechariah 1:14, 17; Psalm 51:20 and (בַּתצֿ׳) Isaiah 52:2; Micah 4:8 (|| בַּתיְֿרוּשׁ׳), Lamentations 2:13 (|| id.), also (יוֺשֶׁבֶת צ׳) Jeremiah 51:35; = Jerusalem also Isaiah 14:32; Isaiah 33:5+, so especially in phrase בְּנוֺת צ׳ Isaiah 3:16, 17; Isaiah 4:4; Songs 3:11, בְּנֵי צ׳ Lamentations 4:2; Joel 2:23; Psalm 149:2 (|| יִשְׂרָזֵל), cf. Zechariah 9:13, אֶתבָּֿנֶיהָ יָלְדָה צ׳ Isaiah 66:8, and even הַרצֿ׳ 2 Kings 19:31 = Isaiah 37:32 (both || יְרוּשׁ׳), Isaiah 29:8 (|| אַרִיאֵל Isaiah 29:7), Obadiah 17,21; Psalm 48:12 (|| יְהוֺדָה בְּנוֺת Psalm 125:1; so also הַרבַּֿת צ׳ Isaiah 16:1; and Isaiah 10:32 Qr (Kt ׃ בית || נִּבְעַתיְֿרוּשׁ׳); compare מְרוֺםצֿ׳ Jeremiah 31:12; in following הַרצֿ׳ might refer to temple-hill Isaiah 10:12 (+יְרוּשׁ׳), Isaiah 31:4 (+נִּבְעָתָהּ = יְרוּשׁ׳ Isaiah 31:5), Lamentations 5:18; Joel 3:5 (+ יְרוּשׁ׳); specifically of Jerusalem as abode of י׳ and place of his worship Amos 1:2; Isaiah 31:9; Zechariah 8:3; Micah 4:2 = Isaiah 2:3, Joel 4:16; Psalm 102:22; Psalm 135:21; Psalm 147:12 (all || יְרוּשׁ׳), Psalm 76:8 (|| שָׁלֵם); particular of sanctuary Psalm 20:3 (|| קֹדֶשׁ), Psalm 14:7 = Psalm 53:7+; of Jerusalem הַרצֿ׳ Psalm 48:3 (|| רָב֑ קִרְיַת מֶלֶח), Psalm 78:68 (|| שֵׁבֶט יְהוּדָה), Isaiah 24:23 (|| יְרוּשׁ׳), etc.; הַרֲרֵי צ׳ in same sence Psalm 133:3; particularly of sanctuary Isaiah 4:5 and (|| הַרקָֿדְשִׁי) Joel 2:1; Joel 4:17; הַרֿ קָדְשִׁי צ׳ Psalm 2:6 is seat of king. — See also בַּתצֿ׳, הַהרצֿ׳, ישֶׁבֶת צ׳, below בַּת,הַר, יָשַׁב.
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2 Samuel

5:7; 5:7

1 Kings


2 Kings


1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles



2:6; 14:7; 20:3; 48:3; 48:12; 76:8; 78:68; 102:22; 125:1; 133:3; 135:21; 147:12; 149:2

Song of Songs



2:3; 3:16; 3:17; 4:3; 4:4; 4:5; 10:12; 10:32; 14:32; 16:1; 24:23; 29:7; 29:8; 30:19; 31:4; 31:5; 31:9; 33:5; 37:32; 40:9; 41:27; 52:1; 52:2; 62:1; 64:9; 66:8


4:6; 26:18; 31:12; 51:35


2:13; 4:2; 5:18


2:1; 2:23; 3:5


1:2; 6:7




3:10; 3:12; 4:2; 4:8




1:14; 1:17; 8:3; 9:13

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6726 matches the Hebrew צִיּוֹן (ṣîyôn),
which occurs 153 times in 153 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 4 (2Sa 5:7–Isa 3:17)

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:7 - Nevertheless, David captured the fortress of Zion H6726, that is the city of David.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 8:1 -

Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel and all the heads of the tribes, the leaders of the fathers’ households of the sons of Israel, to King Solomon in Jerusalem, to bring up the ark of the covenant of Yahweh from the city of David, which is Zion H6726.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:21 - “This is the word that Yahweh has spoken against him:

‘She has despised you and mocked you,

The virgin daughter of Zion H6726;

She has shaken her head behind you,

The daughter of Jerusalem!

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:31 - ‘For out of Jerusalem will go forth a remnant, and out of Mount Zion H6726 [fn]survivors. The zeal of [fn]Yahweh will do this.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:5 - Then the inhabitants of Jebus said to David, “You shall not come in here.” Nevertheless, David captured the fortress of Zion H6726, that is, the city of David.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 5:2 -

Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel and all the heads of the tribes, the leaders of the fathers’ households of the sons of Israel to Jerusalem, to bring up the ark of the covenant of Yahweh from the city of David, which is Zion H6726.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 2:6 -

“But as for Me, I have [fn]installed My King

Upon Zion H6726, My holy mountain.”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:11 -


Sing praises to Yahweh, who abides in Zion H6726;

Declare among the peoples His acts.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:14 -

That I may recount all Your praises,

That in the gates of the daughter of Zion H6726

I may rejoice in Your [fn]salvation.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 14:7 -

Oh, that the salvation of Israel [fn]would come out of Zion H6726!

When Yahweh [fn]restores His captive people,

May Jacob rejoice, may Israel be glad.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 20:2 -

May He send you help from the sanctuary

And uphold you from Zion H6726!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:2 -

Beautiful in elevation, the joy of the whole earth,

Is Mount Zion H6726 in the far north,

The city of the great King.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:11 -

Let Mount Zion H6726 be glad,

Let the daughters of Judah rejoice

Because of Your judgments.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:12 -

Walk about Zion H6726 and go around her;

Count her towers;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 50:2 -

Out of Zion H6726, the perfection of beauty,

God has shone forth.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:18 -

By Your favor do good to Zion H6726;

[fn]Build the walls of Jerusalem.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 53:6 -

Oh, that the salvation of Israel [fn]would come out of Zion H6726!

When God [fn]restores His captive people,

[fn]May Jacob rejoice, may Israel be glad.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:1 -

For the choir director. A Psalm of David. A Song.

To You, there will be silence and praise in Zion H6726, O God,

And to You the vow will be paid.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:35 -

For God will save Zion H6726 and build the cities of Judah,

That they may dwell there and possess it.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:2 -

Remember Your congregation, which You have purchased of old,

Which You have redeemed to be the tribe of Your inheritance;

And this Mount Zion H6726, where You have dwelt.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 76:2 -

So His [fn]tabernacle is in Salem;

His dwelling place is in Zion H6726.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:68 -

But chose the tribe of Judah,

Mount Zion H6726 which He loved.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 84:7 -

They go from strength to strength,

[fn]Each one of them appears before God in Zion H6726.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:2 -

Yahweh loves the gates of Zion H6726

More than all the dwelling places of Jacob.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 87:5 -

But of Zion H6726 it shall be said, “This one and that one were born in her”;

And the Most High Himself will establish her.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 97:8 -

Zion H6726 [fn]heard this and was glad,

And the daughters of Judah have rejoiced

Because of Your judgments, O Yahweh.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 99:2 -

Yahweh is great in Zion H6726,

And He is exalted above all the peoples.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:13 -

You will arise and have compassion on Zion H6726

For it is time to be gracious to it,

For the appointed time has come.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:16 -

For Yahweh has built up Zion H6726;

He has appeared in His glory.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:21 -

To recount the name of Yahweh in Zion H6726

And His praise in Jerusalem,

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 110:2 -

Yahweh will stretch forth Your strong scepter from Zion H6726, saying,

“Have dominion in the midst of Your enemies.”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 125:1 -

A Song of Ascents.

Those who trust in Yahweh

Are as Mount Zion H6726, which will not be shaken but will abide forever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 126:1 -

A Song of Ascents.

When Yahweh [fn]returned [fn]the captive ones of Zion H6726,

We were like those who dream.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:5 -

May Yahweh bless you from Zion H6726,

That you may see the prosperity of Jerusalem all the days of your life.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 129:5 -

Let all who hate Zion H6726

Be put to shame and turned backward;

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 132:13 -

For Yahweh has chosen Zion H6726;

He has desired it for His habitation.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 133:3 -

It is like the dew of Hermon

Coming down upon the mountains of Zion H6726;

For there, Yahweh commanded the blessing—life forever.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 134:3 -

May Yahweh bless you from Zion H6726,

Who made heaven and earth.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 135:21 -

Blessed be Yahweh from Zion H6726,

Who dwells in Jerusalem.

[fn]Praise Yah!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:1 -

By the rivers of Babylon,

There we sat and also wept,

When we remembered Zion H6726.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 137:3 -

For there our captors asked us about the words of a song,

And our tormentors asked joyfully, saying,

“Sing for us one of the songs of Zion H6726.”

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:10 -

Yahweh will reign forever,

Your God, O Zion H6726, [fn]from generation to generation.

[fn]Praise Yah!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:12 -

Laud Yahweh, O Jerusalem!

Praise your God, O Zion H6726!

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 149:2 -

Let Israel be glad in his Maker;

Let the sons of Zion H6726 rejoice in their King.

Unchecked Copy BoxSng 3:11 -

“Go forth and see, O daughters of Zion H6726,

King Solomon with the [fn]crown

With which his mother has crowned him

On the day of his wedding,

And on the day of his gladness of heart.”

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:8 -

The daughter of Zion H6726 is left like a shelter in a vineyard,

Like a watchman’s hut in a cucumber field, like a besieged city.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 1:27 -

Zion H6726 will be redeemed with justice

And her [fn]repentant ones with righteousness.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:3 -

And many peoples will come and say,

“Come, let us go up to the mountain of Yahweh,

To the house of the God of Jacob,

That He may instruct us [fn]from His ways

And that we may walk in His paths.”

For from Zion H6726 the [fn]law will go forth

And the word of Yahweh from Jerusalem.

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 3:16 -

Moreover, Yahweh said, “Because the daughters of Zion H6726 are haughty

And walk with outstretched necks and seductive eyes,

And go along with mincing steps

And tinkle the bangles on their feet,

Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 3:17 -

Therefore the Lord will smite the skull of the daughters of Zion H6726 with scabs,

And Yahweh will make their foreheads bare.”

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