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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 - Thou shalt also make a table H7979 of shittim wood: two cubits shall be the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:27 - Over against the border shall the rings be for places of the staves to bear the table. H7979
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:28 - And thou shalt make the staves of shittim wood, and overlay them with gold, that the table H7979 may be borne with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 25:30 - And thou shalt set upon the table H7979 shewbread before me alway.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 26:35 - And thou shalt set the table H7979 without the vail, and the candlestick over against the table H7979 on the side of the tabernacle toward the south: and thou shalt put the table H7979 on the north side.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 30:27 - And the table H7979 and all his vessels, and the candlestick and his vessels, and the altar of incense,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 31:8 - And the table H7979 and his furniture, and the pure candlestick with all his furniture, and the altar of incense,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:13 - The table, H7979 and his staves, and all his vessels, and the shewbread,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:10 - And he made the table H7979 of shittim wood: two cubits was the length thereof, and a cubit the breadth thereof, and a cubit and a half the height thereof:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:14 - Over against the border were the rings, the places for the staves to bear the table. H7979
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:15 - And he made the staves of shittim wood, and overlaid them with gold, to bear the table. H7979
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 37:16 - And he made the vessels which were upon the table, H7979 his dishes, and his spoons, and his bowls, and his covers to cover withal, of pure gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:36 - The table, H7979 and all the vessels thereof, and the shewbread,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:4 - And thou shalt bring in the table, H7979 and set in order the things that are to be set in order upon it; and thou shalt bring in the candlestick, and light the lamps thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:22 - And he put the table H7979 in the tent of the congregation, upon the side of the tabernacle northward, without the vail.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 40:24 - And he put the candlestick in the tent of the congregation, over against the table, H7979 on the side of the tabernacle southward.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 24:6 - And thou shalt set them in two rows, six on a row, upon the pure table H7979 before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 3:31 - And their charge shall be the ark, and the table, H7979 and the candlestick, and the altars, and the vessels of the sanctuary wherewith they minister, and the hanging, and all the service thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 4:7 - And upon the table H7979 of shewbread they shall spread a cloth of blue, and put thereon the dishes, and the spoons, and the bowls, and covers to cover withal: and the continual bread shall be thereon:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 1:7 - And Adonibezek said, Threescore and ten kings, having their thumbs and their great toes cut off, gathered their meat under my table: H7979 as I have done, so God hath requited me. And they brought him to Jerusalem, and there he died.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:29 - And he said, Let me go, I pray thee; for our family hath a sacrifice in the city; and my brother, he hath commanded me to be there: and now, if I have found favour in thine eyes, let me get away, I pray thee, and see my brethren. Therefore he cometh not unto the king's table. H7979
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 20:34 - So Jonathan arose from the table H7979 in fierce anger, and did eat no meat the second day of the month: for he was grieved for David, because his father had done him shame.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:7 - And David said unto him, Fear not: for I will surely shew thee kindness for Jonathan thy father's sake, and will restore thee all the land of Saul thy father; and thou shalt eat bread at my table H7979 continually.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:10 - Thou therefore, and thy sons, and thy servants, shall till the land for him, and thou shalt bring in the fruits, that thy master's son may have food to eat: but Mephibosheth thy master's son shall eat bread alway at my table. H7979 Now Ziba had fifteen sons and twenty servants.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:11 - Then said Ziba unto the king, According to all that my lord the king hath commanded his servant, so shall thy servant do. As for Mephibosheth, said the king, he shall eat at my table, H7979 as one of the king's sons.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 9:13 - So Mephibosheth dwelt in Jerusalem: for he did eat continually at the king's table; H7979 and was lame on both his feet.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:28 - For all of my father's house were but dead men before my lord the king: yet didst thou set thy servant among them that did eat at thine own table. H7979 What right therefore have I yet to cry any more unto the king?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:7 - But shew kindness unto the sons of Barzillai the Gileadite, and let them be of those that eat at thy table: H7979 for so they came to me when I fled because of Absalom thy brother.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:27 - And those officers provided victual for king Solomon, and for all that came unto king Solomon's table, H7979 every man in his month: they lacked nothing.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 7:48 - And Solomon made all the vessels that pertained unto the house of the LORD: the altar of gold, and the table H7979 of gold, whereupon the shewbread was,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:5 - And the meat of his table, H7979 and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their apparel, and his cupbearers, and his ascent by which he went up unto the house of the LORD; there was no more spirit in her.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 13:20 - And it came to pass, as they sat at the table, H7979 that the word of the LORD came unto the prophet that brought him back:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 18:19 - Now therefore send, and gather to me all Israel unto mount Carmel, and the prophets of Baal four hundred and fifty, and the prophets of the groves four hundred, which eat at Jezebel's table. H7979
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 4:10 - Let us make a little chamber, I pray thee, on the wall; and let us set for him there a bed, and a table, H7979 and a stool, and a candlestick: and it shall be, when he cometh to us, that he shall turn in thither.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 28:16 - And by weight he gave gold for the tables H7979 of shewbread, for every table; H7979 and likewise silver for the tables H7979 of silver:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:8 - He made also ten tables, H7979 and placed them in the temple, five on the right side, and five on the left. And he made an hundred basons of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 4:19 - And Solomon made all the vessels that were for the house of God, the golden altar also, and the tables H7979 whereon the shewbread was set;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:4 - And the meat of his table, H7979 and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their apparel; his cupbearers also, and their apparel; and his ascent by which he went up into the house of the LORD; there was no more spirit in her.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 13:11 - And they burn unto the LORD every morning and every evening burnt sacrifices and sweet incense: the shewbread also set they in order upon the pure table; H7979 and the candlestick of gold with the lamps thereof, to burn every evening: for we keep the charge of the LORD our God; but ye have forsaken him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:18 - Then they went in to Hezekiah the king, and said, We have cleansed all the house of the LORD, and the altar of burnt offering, with all the vessels thereof, and the shewbread table, H7979 with all the vessels thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 5:17 - Moreover there were at my table H7979 an hundred and fifty of the Jews and rulers, beside those that came unto us from among the heathen that are about us.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:16 - Even so would he have removed thee out of the strait into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and that which should be set on thy table H7979 should be full of fatness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 23:5 - Thou preparest a table H7979 before me in the presence of mine enemies: thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 69:22 - Let their table H7979 become a snare before them: and that which should have been for their welfare, let it become a trap.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:19 - Yea, they spake against God; they said, Can God furnish a table H7979 in the wilderness?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 128:3 - Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table. H7979
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:2 - She hath killed her beasts; she hath mingled her wine; she hath also furnished her table. H7979
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:5 - Prepare the table, H7979 watch in the watchtower, eat, drink: arise, ye princes, and anoint the shield.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:8 - For all tables H7979 are full of vomit and filthiness, so that there is no place clean.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 65:11 - But ye are they that forsake the LORD, that forget my holy mountain, that prepare a table H7979 for that troop, and that furnish the drink offering unto that number.

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