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Lexicon :: Strong's H7704 - śāḏê

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root meaning to spread out
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TWOT Reference: 2236a,2236b

Strong’s Definitions

שָׂדֶה sâdeh, saw-deh'; or שָׂדַי sâday; from an unused root meaning to spread out; a field (as flat):—country, field, ground, land, soil, × wild.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 333x

The KJV translates Strong's H7704 in the following manner: field (292x), country (17x), land (11x), wild (8x), ground (4x), soil (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 333x
The KJV translates Strong's H7704 in the following manner: field (292x), country (17x), land (11x), wild (8x), ground (4x), soil (1x).
  1. field, land

    1. cultivated field

    2. of home of wild beasts

    3. plain (opposed to mountain)

    4. land (opposed to sea)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׂדֶה sâdeh, saw-deh'; or שָׂדַי sâday; from an unused root meaning to spread out; a field (as flat):—country, field, ground, land, soil, × wild.
STRONGS H7704: Abbreviations
שָׂדַי noun masculinePsalm 96:12 field, land (rare original form of שָׂדֶה (which see below), only in poetry); — absolute שׂ׳ Jeremiah 4:17, שָׂדָ֑י Hosea 10:4 +; —
1. cultivated field Hosea 12:12, also Hosea 10:4 (si vera lectio, but see Now), yielding food Deuteronomy 32:13; Lamentations 4:9; שֹׁמְרֵי שׂ׳ Jeremiah 4:17 keepers, watchmen of a field.
2. home of wild beasts: בְּהֵמוֺת שׂ׳ Psalm 8:8; Joel 2:22, חַיְתוֺ שׂ׳ Isaiah 56:9; Psalm 104:11, זִזִ שׂ׳ Psalm 50:11; Psalm 80:14.
3. plain, opposite mountain, Jeremiah 18:14; (but dubious, Co Du שִׂרְיֹן).
4. land, opposed to sea, Psalm 96:12 (compare שָׂדֶה 3; || תֵּבֵל Psalm 98:7).

שָׂדֶה 318 noun masculineLeviticus 27:24 id. (ordinary contracted form Ges§ 84 a f); — absolute שׂ׳ Genesis 2:5 (twice in verse) +; construct שְׂדֵה Genesis 14:7 +; suffix שָׂדִי Jeremiah 32:7, 8, שָֽׂדְךָ Deuteronomy 11:15 +, שָׂדֶ֑ךָ Deuteronomy 24:19; Leviticus 25:3, etc.; plural שָׂדוֺת 1 Samuel 22:7 +, construct שְׂדוֺת Nehemiah 12:29; also שְׂדֵי 2 Samuel 1:21; Isaiah 32:12; Ruth 1:1 + 8 times (some might be singular = שְׂדֵה compare BaZMG xlii (1888), 351 SS Buhl; note, e.g. שְׂדֵי Ruth 1:6a, = שְׂדֵה Ruth 1:6b Ruth 4:3; but see Köii. 1, 77); suffix שְׂדֹתֶיהָ Nehemiah 11:30, etc.; also שָׂדֶיךָ 1 Kings 2:26, שָׂדֵינוּ Micah 2:4; —
1. open field, country:
a. pasture-land Genesis 29:2; Genesis 30:16; Exodus 9:3 (all J), Deuteronomy 11:15; 1 Samuel 11:5 + 10 times J, JE.
b. unfrequented Genesis 24:63, 65, exposed to violence Genesis 4:8 (J), 2 Samuel 14:6; Deuteronomy 21:1; Deuteronomy 22:25, 27, to wild beasts Exodus 22:30 (E), Ezekiel 33:27.
c. specifically home of beasts: 2 Samuel 17:8; Jeremiah 14:5; especially phrase חַיַּת הַשּׂ׳ Genesis 2:19, 20; Genesis 3:1, 14 (all J) of beasts in general, and, of wild beasts, Exodus 23:11, 29 (E), Hosea 2:14; Hosea 2:20; Hosea 4:3; Hosea 13:8; Deuteronomy 7:22; Leviticus 26:22 (H), Job 5:23 (|| חַיַּת הָאָרֶץ), + 16 times; בֶּהֱמַת הַשּׂ׳ 1 Samuel 17:44 compare Joel 1:20; אַיְלוֺת הַשּׂ׳ Songs 2:7; Songs 3:5, compare הַצְּבָיִם אֲשֶׁר בַּשּׂ׳ 2 Samuel 2:18; hunting-ground Genesis 25:29; Genesis 27:3, 5 (all J E), compare אִישׁ שׂ׳ Genesis 25:27 (J E; || אִישׁ יֹדֵעַ צַיִד).
d. yielding plants and trees: Genesis 25:27 (JE), Genesis 30:14 (J), Exodus 10:5 (JE), 2 Kings 4:39; Ezekiel 21:2; Ezekiel 39:10; especially phrase עֵשֶׂב הַשּׂ׳ Genesis 2:5; Genesis 3:18 (both J), + 6 times + בַּשּׂ׳ ע׳ Zechariah 10:1; שִׂיח הַשּׂ׳ Genesis 2:5, גֶּפֶן שׂ׳ 2 Kings 4:39, שׂ׳ פַּקֻּעֹת 2 Kings 4:39, צִיץ הַשּׂ׳ Isaiah 40:15; Psalm 103:15, צֶמַח הַשּׂ׳ Ezekiel 16:7; עֵץ הַשּׂ׳ (4 times עֲצֵי) Exodus 9:25 (JE), Deuteronomy 20:19; Leviticus 26:4 (H) Isaiah 55:12 + 8 times; 2 Samuel 1:21 see תְּרוּמָה, √ רום.
e. stony, אַבְנֵי הַשּׂ׳ Job 5:23.
f. open country, outside of walled city Judges 9:32, 42, 43, 44; Judges 19:16; 1 Samuel 19:3; 1 Samuel 20:5, 11 (twice in verse); 1 Samuel 20:24, 35; 2 Kings 7:12; Micah 4:10; as battle-ground Joshua 8:24 (J), 2 Samuel 10:8 = 1 Chronicles 19:9; 2 Samuel 11:23; 2 Samuel 18:6, outside of military camp 1 Samuel 4:2; 1 Samuel 14:15; opposed to city (in formula) 1 Kings 14:11; 1 Kings 16:4; 1 Kings 21:24; Jeremiah 14:18; Ezekiel 7:15; שְׂדֵה אֶרֶץ Leviticus 25:31; as site of small town, country1 Samuel 27:5 (opposed to royal city), compare 1 Chronicles 27:25; of high places, גְּבָעוֺת בַּשּׂ׳ Jeremiah 13:27; quite general, 1 Samuel 30:11; Jeremiah 40:7, 13; including road Judges 20:31; 1 Kings 11:29; Jeremiah 6:25; distinguished from road Numbers 22:23 (JE), 2 Samuel 20:12; outside houses and courtyards Exodus 8:9 (P), 1 Samuel 25:15; בַּשּׂ׳ nearly = outdoors Exodus 1:14 (P), Judges 13:9; of surface of country or ground, בַּשּׂ׳ Exodus 16:25 (J E; = הַמִּדְבָּר עַל־פְּנֵי Exodus 16:14), compare 1 Samuel 14:25; so הַשּׂ׳ עַל־פְּנֵי (אֶל) 2 Kings 9:37; Jeremiah 9:22; Ezekiel 29:5 (|| הַמִּדְבָּ֫רָה), Ezekiel 32:4; Ezekiel 39:5; same phrase opposed to house, comfort, etc., 2 Samuel 11:11; Ezekiel 16:5, opposed to city Leviticus 14:7, 53, opposed to tent Numbers 19:16 (all P), opposed to tent of meeting Leviticus 17:5 (H).
g. = expanse of country, opposed to mountain, in phrase מְרוֺמֵי שׂ׳ Judges 5:18; הֲרָרִי בַּשּׂ׳ Jeremiah 17:3 (of Jerusalem) is dubious; compare לְעִי הַשּׂ׳ Micah 1:6 (Jeremiah 18:14 see שָׂדַי).
2. definite portion of ground, field, land:
a. cultivated ground Genesis 37:7 (E), Genesis 47:24 (J; זֶרַע הַשָּׂדֶה), Exodus 22:4 (3 times in verse); Exodus 22:5 (E), Leviticus 27:16, 17 (P), Micah 3:12 (in simile) Ruth 2:2 + 47 times, + שְׂדֵי תְרוּמוֺת 2 Samuel 1:21, זָֿ֑רַע שׂ׳ Ezekiel 17:5, שָׂדֶה טוֺב Ezekiel 17:8 good soil.
b. as private property, Micah 5:2; Micah 5:4; Isaiah 5:8 (twice in verse); Genesis 47:20 (J), Genesis 23:9, 11, 13 (P) + 50 times, + 2 Chronicles 26:23 (as burial-place); also חֶלְקַת (הַ)שּׂ׳, see חֶלְקָה; and צֹפִים שׂ׳, see צפה.
c. city-land, adjacent to city (town) and subject to its control: Genesis 41:48 (E), Leviticus 25:34 (P), Joshua 21:12 (P) = 1 Chronicles 6:41; Nehemiah 11:25, 30; Nehemiah 12:29, 44; specifically of Zoan Psalm 78:12; Psalm 78:43.
d. territory of nation, tribe: Genesis 32:4; Numbers 21:20 (both J E), Judges 5:4; Ruth 1:1, 2; Genesis 14:7 + 13 times + שְׂדֵה נִחֲלַת יִשׂ׳ Judges 20:6.
e. territory of king, 2 Samuel 9:7; 2 Samuel 13:30.
3. land, opposed to sea, 1 Chronicles 16:32 (opposed to הַיָּם; = שָׂדַי Psalm 96:12), perhaps also mainland Ezekiel 26:6, 8 (Co Krae Toy and others; not Sm).
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2:5; 2:5; 2:5; 2:19; 2:20; 3:1; 3:14; 3:18; 4:8; 14:7; 14:7; 23:9; 23:11; 23:13; 24:63; 24:65; 25:27; 25:27; 25:29; 27:3; 27:5; 29:2; 30:14; 30:16; 32:4; 37:7; 41:48; 47:20; 47:24


1:14; 8:9; 9:3; 9:25; 10:5; 16:14; 16:25; 22:4; 22:5; 22:30; 23:11; 23:29


14:7; 14:53; 17:5; 25:3; 25:31; 25:34; 26:4; 26:22; 27:16; 27:17; 27:24


19:16; 21:20; 22:23


7:22; 11:15; 11:15; 20:19; 21:1; 22:25; 22:27; 24:19; 32:13


8:24; 21:12


5:4; 5:18; 9:32; 9:42; 9:43; 9:44; 13:9; 19:16; 20:6; 20:31


1:1; 1:1; 1:2; 1:6; 1:6; 2:2; 4:3

1 Samuel

4:2; 11:5; 14:15; 14:25; 17:44; 19:3; 20:5; 20:11; 20:24; 20:35; 22:7; 25:15; 27:5; 30:11

2 Samuel

1:21; 1:21; 1:21; 2:18; 9:7; 10:8; 11:11; 11:23; 13:30; 14:6; 17:8; 18:6; 20:12

1 Kings

2:26; 11:29; 14:11; 16:4; 21:24

2 Kings

4:39; 4:39; 4:39; 7:12; 9:37

1 Chronicles

6:41; 16:32; 19:9; 27:25

2 Chronicles



11:25; 11:30; 11:30; 12:29; 12:29; 12:44


5:23; 5:23


8:8; 50:11; 78:12; 78:43; 80:14; 96:12; 96:12; 96:12; 98:7; 103:15; 104:11

Song of Songs

2:7; 3:5


5:8; 32:12; 40:15; 55:12; 56:9


4:17; 4:17; 6:25; 9:22; 13:27; 14:5; 14:18; 17:3; 18:14; 18:14; 32:7; 32:8; 40:7; 40:13




7:15; 16:5; 16:7; 17:5; 17:8; 21:2; 26:6; 26:8; 29:5; 32:4; 33:27; 39:5; 39:10


2:14; 2:20; 4:3; 10:4; 10:4; 12:12; 13:8


1:20; 2:22


1:6; 2:4; 3:12; 4:10; 5:2; 5:4



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7704 matches the Hebrew שָׂדֶה (śāḏê),
which occurs 334 times in 309 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 7 (Gen 2:5–Exo 9:25)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:5 - And every plant of the field H7704 before it was in the earth, and every herb of the field H7704 before it grew: for the LORD God had not caused it to rain upon the earth, and there was not a man to till the ground.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:19 - And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, H7704 and every fowl of the air; and brought them unto Adam to see what he would call them: and whatsoever Adam called every living creature, that was the name thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:20 - And Adam gave names to all cattle, and to the fowl of the air, and to every beast of the field; H7704 but for Adam there was not found an help meet for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:1 - Now the serpent was more subtil than any beast of the field H7704 which the LORD God had made. And he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:14 - And the LORD God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field; H7704 upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:18 - Thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field; H7704
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:8 - And Cain talked with Abel his brother: and it came to pass, when they were in the field, H7704 that Cain rose up against Abel his brother, and slew him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:7 - And they returned, and came to Enmishpat, which is Kadesh, and smote all the country H7704 of the Amalekites, and also the Amorites, that dwelt in Hazezontamar.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:9 - That he may give me the cave of Machpelah, which he hath, which is in the end of his field; H7704 for as much money as it is worth he shall give it me for a possession of a buryingplace amongst you.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:11 - Nay, my lord, hear me: the field H7704 give I thee, and the cave that is therein, I give it thee; in the presence of the sons of my people give I it thee: bury thy dead.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:13 - And he spake unto Ephron in the audience of the people of the land, saying, But if thou wilt give it, I pray thee, hear me: I will give thee money for the field; H7704 take it of me, and I will bury my dead there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:17 - And the field H7704 of Ephron, which was in Machpelah, which was before Mamre, the field, H7704 and the cave which was therein, and all the trees that were in the field, H7704 that were in all the borders round about, were made sure
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:19 - And after this, Abraham buried Sarah his wife in the cave of the field H7704 of Machpelah before Mamre: the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 23:20 - And the field, H7704 and the cave that is therein, were made sure unto Abraham for a possession of a buryingplace by the sons of Heth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:63 - And Isaac went out to meditate in the field H7704 at the eventide: and he lifted up his eyes, and saw, and, behold, the camels were coming.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:65 - For she had said unto the servant, What man is this that walketh in the field H7704 to meet us? And the servant had said, It is my master: therefore she took a vail, and covered herself.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:9 - And his sons Isaac and Ishmael buried him in the cave of Machpelah, in the field H7704 of Ephron the son of Zohar the Hittite, which is before Mamre;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:10 - The field H7704 which Abraham purchased of the sons of Heth: there was Abraham buried, and Sarah his wife.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:27 - And the boys grew: and Esau was a cunning hunter, a man of the field; H7704 and Jacob was a plain man, dwelling in tents.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 25:29 - And Jacob sod pottage: and Esau came from the field, H7704 and he was faint:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:3 - Now therefore take, I pray thee, thy weapons, thy quiver and thy bow, and go out to the field, H7704 and take me some venison;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:5 - And Rebekah heard when Isaac spake to Esau his son. And Esau went to the field H7704 to hunt for venison, and to bring it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:27 - And he came near, and kissed him: and he smelled the smell of his raiment, and blessed him, and said, See, the smell of my son is as the smell of a field H7704 which the LORD hath blessed:
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:2 - And he looked, and behold a well in the field, H7704 and, lo, there were three flocks of sheep lying by it; for out of that well they watered the flocks: and a great stone was upon the well's mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:14 - And Reuben went in the days of wheat harvest, and found mandrakes in the field, H7704 and brought them unto his mother Leah. Then Rachel said to Leah, Give me, I pray thee, of thy son's mandrakes.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:16 - And Jacob came out of the field H7704 in the evening, and Leah went out to meet him, and said, Thou must come in unto me; for surely I have hired thee with my son's mandrakes. And he lay with her that night.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:4 - And Jacob sent and called Rachel and Leah to the field H7704 unto his flock,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:3 - And Jacob sent messengers before him to Esau his brother unto the land of Seir, the country H7704 of Edom.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 33:19 - And he bought a parcel of a field, H7704 where he had spread his tent, at the hand of the children of Hamor, Shechem's father, for an hundred pieces of money.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:5 - And Jacob heard that he had defiled Dinah his daughter: now his sons were with his cattle in the field: H7704 and Jacob held his peace until they were come.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:7 - And the sons of Jacob came out of the field H7704 when they heard it: and the men were grieved, and they were very wroth, because he had wrought folly in Israel in lying with Jacob's daughter; which thing ought not to be done.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 34:28 - They took their sheep, and their oxen, and their asses, and that which was in the city, and that which was in the field, H7704
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 36:35 - And Husham died, and Hadad the son of Bedad, who smote Midian in the field H7704 of Moab, reigned in his stead: and the name of his city was Avith.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:7 - For, behold, we were binding sheaves in the field, H7704 and, lo, my sheaf arose, and also stood upright; and, behold, your sheaves stood round about, and made obeisance to my sheaf.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 37:15 - And a certain man found him, and, behold, he was wandering in the field: H7704 and the man asked him, saying, What seekest thou?
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 39:5 - And it came to pass from the time that he had made him overseer in his house, and over all that he had, that the LORD blessed the Egyptian's house for Joseph's sake; and the blessing of the LORD was upon all that he had in the house, and in the field. H7704
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:48 - And he gathered up all the food of the seven years, which were in the land of Egypt, and laid up the food in the cities: the food of the field, H7704 which was round about every city, laid he up in the same.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:20 - And Joseph bought all the land of Egypt for Pharaoh; for the Egyptians sold every man his field, H7704 because the famine prevailed over them: so the land became Pharaoh's.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:24 - And it shall come to pass in the increase, that ye shall give the fifth part unto Pharaoh, and four parts shall be your own, for seed of the field, H7704 and for your food, and for them of your households, and for food for your little ones.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:29 - And he charged them, and said unto them, I am to be gathered unto my people: bury me with my fathers in the cave that is in the field H7704 of Ephron the Hittite,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:30 - In the cave that is in the field H7704 of Machpelah, which is before Mamre, in the land of Canaan, which Abraham bought with the field H7704 of Ephron the Hittite for a possession of a buryingplace.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:32 - The purchase of the field H7704 and of the cave that is therein was from the children of Heth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 50:13 - For his sons carried him into the land of Canaan, and buried him in the cave of the field H7704 of Machpelah, which Abraham bought with the field H7704 for a possession of a buryingplace of Ephron the Hittite, before Mamre.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 1:14 - And they made their lives bitter with hard bondage, in morter, and in brick, and in all manner of service in the field: H7704 all their service, wherein they made them serve, was with rigour.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:13 - And the LORD did according to the word of Moses; and the frogs died out of the houses, out of the villages, and out of the fields. H7704
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:3 - Behold, the hand of the LORD is upon thy cattle which is in the field, H7704 upon the horses, upon the asses, upon the camels, upon the oxen, and upon the sheep: there shall be a very grievous murrain.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:19 - Send therefore now, and gather thy cattle, and all that thou hast in the field; H7704 for upon every man and beast which shall be found in the field, H7704 and shall not be brought home, the hail shall come down upon them, and they shall die.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:21 - And he that regarded not the word of the LORD left his servants and his cattle in the field. H7704
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:22 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch forth thine hand toward heaven, that there may be hail in all the land of Egypt, upon man, and upon beast, and upon every herb of the field, H7704 throughout the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:25 - And the hail smote throughout all the land of Egypt all that was in the field, H7704 both man and beast; and the hail smote every herb of the field, H7704 and brake every tree of the field. H7704

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