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Lexicon :: Strong's H8469 - taḥănûn

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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Strong’s Definitions

תַּחֲנוּן tachănûwn, takh-an-oon'; or (feminine) תַּחֲנוּנָה tachănûwnâh; from H2603; earnest prayer:—intreaty, supplication.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's H8469 in the following manner: supplications (17x), intreaties (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's H8469 in the following manner: supplications (17x), intreaties (1x).
  1. supplication, supplication for favour

    1. to man

    2. to God

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תַּחֲנוּן tachănûwn, takh-an-oon'; or (feminine) תַּחֲנוּנָה tachănûwnâh; from H2603; earnest prayer:—intreaty, supplication.
STRONGS H8469: Abbreviations
תַּחֲנוּן noun [masculine] only plural abstract supplication for favour; — absolute תַּחֲנוּנִים Proverbs 18:23 + 4 times; construct תַּחֲנוּנֵי Jeremiah 3:21; 2 Chronicles 6:21; suffix 1st person singular תַּחֲנוּנַי Psalm 28:2 etc., + 9 times suffix; also תַּחֲנוּנוֺתָ֑י Psalm 86:6; —
1. made to men: דִּבֶּר ת׳ (a poor man to the rich) Proverbs 18:23; אֵל ת׳ supplication unto (crocodile to man) Job 40:27; elsewhere
2. to God: || תפלה Psalm 143:1; Daniel 9:3, 17; אשׁר התפלל ת׳ 2 Chronicles 6:21 (= תחנה 1 Kings 8:30); קוֺל ת׳ voice of supplication Psalm 28:2; Psalm 28:6; Psalm 31:23; Psalm 86:6; Psalm 130:2; Psalm 140:7, also Psalm 116:2 (for קוֺלִי is old case-ending, and construct as Greek Version of the LXX Vulgate Che Bae and others); || בְּכִי Jeremiah 31:9; בְּכִּי ת׳ Jeremiah 3:21; רוח חן ות׳ Zechariah 12:10; לְפָנֶיךָ ת'מַפִּילִים אֲנַחְנו Daniel 9:18 we are presenting our supplications before thee; בִּתְחִלַּת ת׳ Daniel 9:23 at the beginning of thy supplication.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings


2 Chronicles

6:21; 6:21


28:2; 28:2; 28:6; 31:23; 86:6; 86:6; 116:2; 130:2; 140:7; 143:1


18:23; 18:23


3:21; 3:21; 31:9


9:3; 9:17; 9:18; 9:23




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8469 matches the Hebrew תַּחֲנוּן (taḥănûn),
which occurs 18 times in 18 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:21 - Hearken therefore unto the supplications H8469 of thy servant, and of thy people Israel, which they shall make toward this place: hear thou from thy dwelling place, even from heaven; and when thou hearest, forgive.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:3 - Will he make many supplications H8469 unto thee? will he speak soft words unto thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:2 - Hear the voice of my supplications, H8469 when I cry unto thee, when I lift up my hands toward thy holy oracle.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:6 - Blessed be the LORD, because he hath heard the voice of my supplications. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:22 - For I said in my haste, I am cut off from before thine eyes: nevertheless thou heardest the voice of my supplications H8469 when I cried unto thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 86:6 - Give ear, O LORD, unto my prayer; and attend to the voice of my supplications. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:1 - I love the LORD, because he hath heard my voice and my supplications. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 130:2 - Lord, hear my voice: let thine ears be attentive to the voice of my supplications. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 140:6 - I said unto the LORD, Thou art my God: hear the voice of my supplications, H8469 O LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:1 - [[A Psalm of David.]] Hear my prayer, O LORD, give ear to my supplications: H8469 in thy faithfulness answer me, and in thy righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:23 - The poor useth intreaties; H8469 but the rich answereth roughly.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:21 - A voice was heard upon the high places, weeping and supplications H8469 of the children of Israel: for they have perverted their way, and they have forgotten the LORD their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:9 - They shall come with weeping, and with supplications H8469 will I lead them: I will cause them to walk by the rivers of waters in a straight way, wherein they shall not stumble: for I am a father to Israel, and Ephraim is my firstborn.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:3 - And I set my face unto the Lord God, to seek by prayer and supplications, H8469 with fasting, and sackcloth, and ashes:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:17 - Now therefore, O our God, hear the prayer of thy servant, and his supplications, H8469 and cause thy face to shine upon thy sanctuary that is desolate, for the Lord's sake.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:18 - O my God, incline thine ear, and hear; open thine eyes, and behold our desolations, and the city which is called by thy name: for we do not present our supplications H8469 before thee for our righteousnesses, but for thy great mercies.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:23 - At the beginning of thy supplications H8469 the commandment came forth, and I am come to shew thee; for thou art greatly beloved: therefore understand the matter, and consider the vision.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 12:10 - And I will pour upon the house of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the spirit of grace and of supplications: H8469 and they shall look upon me whom they have pierced, and they shall mourn for him, as one mourneth for his only son, and shall be in bitterness for him, as one that is in bitterness for his firstborn.
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