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Lexicon :: Strong's H8142 - šēnā'

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 928c

Strong’s Definitions

שֵׁנָה shênâh, shay-naw'; or שֵׁנָא shênâʼ; (Psalm 127:2), from H3462; sleep:—sleep.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x

The KJV translates Strong's H8142 in the following manner: sleep (23x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 23x
The KJV translates Strong's H8142 in the following manner: sleep (23x).
  1. sleep

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שֵׁנָה shênâh, shay-naw'; or שֵׁנָא shênâʼ; (Psalm 127:2), from H3462; sleep:—sleep.
STRONGS H8142: Abbreviations
שֵׁנָה, שֵׁנָא, שְׁנָת noun feminine sleepשֵׁנָה Psalm 90:5 + 3 times; שֵׁנָא Psalm 127:2, שְׁנָת [H8153 Psalm 132:4] (Ges§ 80 g, h.); construct שְׁנַת Jeremiah 51:39 + 3 times; שְׁנָתִי Genesis 31:40; Jeremiah 31:26, etc.; plural absolute שֵׁנוֺת Proverbs 6:10; Proverbs 24:33; — sleep Genesis 28:16 (J), Judges 16:14, 20; Proverbs 3:24; Proverbs 6:9; Proverbs 20:13; Ecclesiastes 5:11; Jeremiah 31:26; Zechariah 4:1; Proverbs 6:4 (|| תְּנוּמָה); מְעַט שֵׁנוֺת מְעַט תְּנוּמוֺת Proverbs 6:10 = Proverbs 24:33 (these two of sluggard אִישׁ עָצֵל; see also Proverbs 6:9; Proverbs 20:13); note also וַתִּדּד שְׁנָתִי מֵעֵינָ֑י Genesis 31:40 (E) and my sleep fled from mine eyes; נָ֑דֲדָה שְׁנַת הַמֶּלֶךְ Esther 6:1; וְנִגְזְלָה שְׁנָתָם Proverbs 4:16; וּשְׁנָתוֺ נִהְיְתָה עָלָיו Daniel 2:1; שֵׁנָה בְּעֵינָיו אֵינֶנּוּ רֹאֵה Ecclesiastes 8:16; אִם אֶתֵּן שְׁנָת לְעֵינָ֑י [H8153 Psalm 132:4] (all of lack of sleep); יִתֵּן לִידִידוֺ שֵׁנָ֑א Psalm 127:2 = he giveth to his beloved in sleep, compare Ges§ 118, 3; of sleep of death (so Arabic bdb044601Dozyii. 806) Job 14:12; Psalm 90:5 (compare De Che); so, as accusative of congnate meaning with verb, Psalm 76:6; Jeremiah 51:39, 57 (in these two שְׁנַתעֿוֺלָם).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


28:16; 31:40; 31:40


16:14; 16:20






76:6; 90:5; 90:5; 127:2; 127:2


3:24; 4:16; 6:4; 6:9; 6:9; 6:10; 6:10; 20:13; 20:13; 24:33; 24:33


5:11; 8:16


31:26; 31:26; 51:39; 51:39; 51:57






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8142 matches the Hebrew שֵׁנָא (šēnā'),
which occurs 23 times in 23 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:16 - And Jacob awaked out of his sleep, H8142 and he said, Surely the LORD is in this place; and I knew it not.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 31:40 - Thus I was; in the day the drought consumed me, and the frost by night; and my sleep H8142 departed from mine eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:14 - And she fastened it with the pin, and said unto him, The Philistines be upon thee, Samson. And he awaked out of his sleep, H8142 and went away with the pin of the beam, and with the web.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:20 - And she said, The Philistines be upon thee, Samson. And he awoke out of his sleep, H8142 and said, I will go out as at other times before, and shake myself. And he wist not that the LORD was departed from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxEst 6:1 - On that night could not the king sleep, H8142 and he commanded to bring the book of records of the chronicles; and they were read before the king.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:12 - So man lieth down, and riseth not: till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep. H8142
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 76:5 - The stouthearted are spoiled, they have slept their sleep: H8142 and none of the men of might have found their hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 90:5 - Thou carriest them away as with a flood; they are as a sleep: H8142 in the morning they are like grass which groweth up.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 127:2 - It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows: for so he giveth his beloved sleep. H8142
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:24 - When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep H8142 shall be sweet.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:16 - For they sleep not, except they have done mischief; and their sleep H8142 is taken away, unless they cause some to fall.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:4 - Give not sleep H8142 to thine eyes, nor slumber to thine eyelids.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:9 - How long wilt thou sleep, O sluggard? when wilt thou arise out of thy sleep? H8142
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 6:10 - Yet a little sleep, H8142 a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 20:13 - Love not sleep, H8142 lest thou come to poverty; open thine eyes, and thou shalt be satisfied with bread.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:33 - Yet a little sleep, H8142 a little slumber, a little folding of the hands to sleep:
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 5:12 - The sleep H8142 of a labouring man is sweet, whether he eat little or much: but the abundance of the rich will not suffer him to sleep.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 8:16 - When I applied mine heart to know wisdom, and to see the business that is done upon the earth: (for also there is that neither day nor night seeth sleep H8142 with his eyes:)
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:26 - Upon this I awaked, and beheld; and my sleep H8142 was sweet unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:39 - In their heat I will make their feasts, and I will make them drunken, that they may rejoice, and sleep a perpetual sleep, H8142 and not wake, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:57 - And I will make drunk her princes, and her wise men, her captains, and her rulers, and her mighty men: and they shall sleep a perpetual sleep, H8142 and not wake, saith the King, whose name is the LORD of hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 2:1 - And in the second year of the reign of Nebuchadnezzar Nebuchadnezzar dreamed dreams, wherewith his spirit was troubled, and his sleep H8142 brake from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 4:1 - And the angel that talked with me came again, and waked me, as a man that is wakened out of his sleep, H8142
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