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Lexicon :: Strong's H7979 - šulḥān

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2395a

Strong’s Definitions

שֻׁלְחָן shulchân, shool-khawn'; from H7971; a table (as spread out); by implication, a meal:—table.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 70x

The KJV translates Strong's H7979 in the following manner: table (70x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 70x
The KJV translates Strong's H7979 in the following manner: table (70x).
  1. table

    1. table

      1. of king's table, private use, sacred uses

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שֻׁלְחָן shulchân, shool-khawn'; from H7971; a table (as spread out); by implication, a meal:—table.
STRONGS H7979: Abbreviations
שֻׁלְחָן 71 noun masculineExodus 25:23 table (on form of word compare GFMl.c.; properly (see above) skin or leather mat spread on ground, see also, on early Semitic 'table,' Thes1417 WeSkizzen iv. 157 RSSemitic i. 184; 2nd ed. 201 KennedyEncy. Bib iii. 2991); — absolute שׁ׳ 1 Samuel 20:34 +; construct שֻׁלְחַן 1 Kings 5:7 +; suffix שֻׁלְחָנִי Judges 1:7 +, etc.; plural שֻׁלְחָנוֺת Isaiah 28:8 +, construct שֻׁלְחֲנוֺת 1 Chronicles 28:16 (twice in verse); —
1. table for king's repast Judges 1:7 (with תַּחַת), 1 Samuel 20:29, 34; 2 Samuel 9:11 (read דָּוִד שׁ׳ Greek Version of the LXX Th We Dr and modern), 2 Samuel 9:13; 2 Samuel 19:29; 1 Kings 2:7; 1 Kings 5:1; 1 Kings 18:19; 1 Kings 10:5 2 Chronicles 9:4, compare Isaiah 21:5 (with עָרַךְ (q. v. 1c) arrange); with עַל 2 Samuel 9:7, 10, 11; Daniel 11:27; for governor Nehemiah 5:17 (with עַל).
2. for private use 1 Kings 13:20 (with אֶל), Job 36:16; Psalm 23:5 (figurative, with עָרַךְ), compare Psalm 78:19 (id.), Psalm 128:3, also (in bedroom) 2 Kings 4:10; of revellers Isaiah 28:8, compare Psalm 69:23 (figurative), of wisdom (figurative) Proverbs 9:2.
3. especially Ezekiel, P for sacred uses: in tabernacle Exodus 25:23 + 17 times Ezekiel 25-40, Numbers 3:31, הַפָּנִים שֻׁלְחַן Numbers 4:7 (compare 2 Chronicles 29:18 below); הַטָּהֹר הַשּׁ׳ Leviticus 24:26 (compare 2 Chronicles 13:11 below); in Solomon's temple 1 Kings 7:48; 2 Chronicles 29:18, also (10 in number) 2 Chronicles 4:8, 19; 13:11, compare 1 Chronicles 28:16 (4 times in verse), also Ezekiel 23:41 (with עָרַךְ); in Ezekiel's temple Ezekiel 40:39 (twice in verse) + 6 times Ezekiel 40 (8 in number), Ezekiel 40:42 (of stone, 4 in number); like altar Ezekiel 41:22, = altar of burnt-offering Ezekiel 44:16; in second temple, שֻׁלְחַן י׳ Malachi 1:7, אֲדֹנָֻ שׁ׳ Malachi 1:12; for idolatrous meal Isaiah 65:11; figurative of י׳'s sacrificial feast Ezekiel 39:20 (eschatological).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


25:23; 25:23


3:31; 4:7


1:7; 1:7

1 Samuel

20:29; 20:34; 20:34

2 Samuel

9:7; 9:10; 9:11; 9:11; 9:13; 19:29

1 Kings

2:7; 5:1; 5:7; 7:48; 10:5; 13:20; 18:19

2 Kings


1 Chronicles

28:16; 28:16

2 Chronicles

4:8; 4:19; 9:4; 13:11; 13:11; 29:18; 29:18






23:5; 69:23; 78:19; 128:3




21:5; 28:8; 28:8; 65:11


23:41; 39:20; 40; 40:39; 40:42; 41:22; 44:16




1:7; 1:12


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7979 matches the Hebrew שֻׁלְחָן (šulḥān),
which occurs 71 times in 62 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Exo 25:23–Isa 65:11)

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:23 - "You shall make a table of shittim wood. Two cubits shall be its length, and a cubit its breadth, and one and a half cubits its height.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:27 - the rings shall be close to the rim, for places for the poles to carry the table.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:28 - You shall make the poles of shittim wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table may be carried with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:30 - You shall set bread of the presence on the table before me always.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:35 - You shall set the table outside the veil, and the menorah over against the table on the side of the tent toward the south: and you shall put the table on the north side.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 30:27 - the table and all its articles, the menorah and its accessories, the altar of incense,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:8 - the table and its vessels, the pure menorah with all its vessels, the altar of incense,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:13 - the table with its poles and all its vessels, and the show bread;
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:10 - He made the table of shittim wood. Its length was two cubits, and its breadth was a cubit, and its height was a cubit and a half.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:14 - The rings were close by the border, the places for the poles to carry the table.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:15 - He made the poles of shittim wood, and overlaid them with gold, to carry the table.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:16 - He made the vessels which were on the table, its dishes, its spoons, its bowls, and its pitchers with which to pour out, of pure gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:36 - the table, all its vessels, the show bread,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:4 - You shall bring in the table, and set in order the things that are on it. You shall bring in the menorah, and light the lamps of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:22 - He put the table in the tent of meeting, on the side of the tent northward, outside of the veil.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:24 - He put the menorah in the tent of meeting, opposite the table, on the side of the tent southward.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:6 - You shall set them in two rows, six on a row, on the pure gold table before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 3:31 - Their charge shall be the ark, the table, the lamp stand, the altars, the vessels of the sanctuary with which they minister, and the screen, and all its service.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 4:7 - On the table of show bread they shall spread a blue cloth, and put on it the dishes, the spoons, the bowls, and the cups with which to pour out; and the continual bread shall be on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:7 - Adoni-bezek said, "Seventy kings, having their thumbs and their great toes cut off, gathered their food under my table: as I have done, so God has requited me." They brought him to Yerushalayim, and he died there.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:29 - and he said, Please let me go, for our family has a sacrifice in the city; and my brother, he has commanded me to be there: and now, if I have found favor in your eyes, let me get away, I pray you, and see my brothers. Therefore he is not come to the king's table.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:34 - So Yonatan arose from the table in fierce anger, and ate no food the second day of the month; for he was grieved for David, because his father had done him shame.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:7 - David said to him, "Don't be afraid of him; for I will surely show you kindness for Yonatan your father's sake, and will restore you all the land of Sha'ul your father; and you shall eat bread at my table continually.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:10 - You shall till the land for him, you, and your sons, and your servants; and you shall bring in the fruits, that your master's son may have bread to eat: but Mefivoshet your master's son shall eat bread always at my table. Now Tziva had fifteen sons and twenty servants.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:11 - Then said Tziva to the king, According to all that my lord the king commands his servant, so shall your servant do. As for Mefivoshet, said the king, he shall eat at my table, as one of the king's sons.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:13 - So Mefivoshet lived in Yerushalayim; for he ate continually at the king's table. He was lame in both his feet.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:28 - For all my father's house were but dead men before my lord the king; yet you set your servant among those who ate at your own table. What right therefore have I yet that I should cry any more to the king?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:7 - But show kindness to the sons of Barzillai the Gil`adite, and let them be of those who eat at your table; for so they came to me when I fled from Avshalom your brother.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:27 - Those officers provided victuals for king Shlomo, and for all who came to king Shlomo's table, every man in his month; they let nothing be lacking.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:48 - Shlomo made all the vessels that were in the house of the LORD: the golden altar, and the table whereupon the show bread was, of gold;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:5 - and the food of his table, and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their clothing, and his cup bearers, and his ascent by which he went up to the house of the LORD; there was no more spirit in her.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 13:20 - It happened, as they sat at the table, that the word of the LORD came to the prophet who brought him back;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:19 - Now therefore send, and gather to me all Yisra'el to Mount Karmel, and the prophets of Ba`al four hundred fifty, and the prophets of the Asherah four hundred, who eat at Izevel's table.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:10 - Let us make, Please, a little chamber on the wall; and let us set for him there a bed, and a table, and a seat, and a lamp stand: and it shall be, when he comes to us, that he shall turn in there.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:16 - and the gold by weight for the tables of show bread, for every table; and silver for the tables of silver;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:8 - He made also ten tables, and placed them in the temple, five on the right side, and five on the left. He made one hundred basins of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:19 - Shlomo made all the vessels that were in the house of God, the golden altar also, and the tables whereon was the show bread;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:4 - and the food of his table, and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their clothing, his cup bearers also, and their clothing, and his ascent by which he went up to the house of the LORD; there was no more spirit in her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 13:11 - and they burn to the LORD every morning and every evening burnt offerings and sweet incense: the show bread also set they in order on the pure table; and the menorah of gold with the lamps of it, to burn every evening: for we keep the charge of the LORD our God; but you have forsaken him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:18 - Then they went in to Hizkiyahu the king within the palace, and said, We have cleansed all the house of the LORD, and the altar of burnt offering, with all the vessels of it, and the table of show bread, with all the vessels of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:17 - Moreover there were at my table, of the Yehudim and the rulers, one hundred fifty men, besides those who came to us from among the nations that were round about us.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:16 - Yes, he would have allured you out of distress, Into a broad place, where there is no restriction. That which is set on your table would be full of fatness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 23:5 - You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil. My cup runs over.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:22 - Let their table before them become a snare. May it become a retribution and a trap.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:19 - Yes, they spoke against God. They said, "Can God prepare a table in the wilderness?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:3 - Your wife will be as a fruitful vine, In the innermost parts of your house; Your children like olive plants, Around your table.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:2 - She has prepared her meat. She has mixed her wine. She has also set her table.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:5 - They prepare the table, they set the watch, they eat, they drink: rise up, you princes, anoint the shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:8 - For all tables are full of vomit and filthiness, so that there is no place clean.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:11 - But you who forsake the LORD, who forget my holy mountain, who prepare a table for Fortune, and who fill up mixed wine to Destiny;

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