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Lexicon :: Strong's H8469 - taḥănûn

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 694g

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.
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 - “Listen to the supplications H8469 of Your servant and of Your people Israel when they pray toward this place; hear from Your dwelling place, from heaven; hear and forgive.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:3 - “Will he make many supplications H8469 to you,
Or will he speak to you soft words?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:2 - Hear the voice of my supplications H8469 when I cry to You for help,
When I lift up my hands toward [fn]Your holy sanctuary.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 28:6 - Blessed be the LORD,
Because He has heard the voice of my supplication. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 31:22 - As for me, I said in my alarm,
“I am cut off from before Your eyes”;
Nevertheless You heard the voice of my supplications H8469
When I cried to You.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 86:6 - Give ear, O LORD, to my prayer;
And give heed to the voice of my supplications! H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 116:1 - I love the LORD, because He hears
My voice and my supplications. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 130:2 - Lord, hear my voice!
Let Your ears be attentive
To the voice of my supplications. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 140:6 - I said to the LORD, “You are my God;
Give ear, O LORD, to the voice of my supplications. H8469
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 143:1 - A Psalm of David.
Hear my prayer, O LORD,
Give ear to my supplications! H8469
Answer me in Your faithfulness, in Your righteousness!
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 18:23 - The poor man utters supplications, H8469
But the rich man answers roughly.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:21 - A voice is heard on the bare heights,
The weeping and the supplications H8469 of the sons of Israel;
Because they have perverted their way,
They have forgotten the LORD their God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 31:9 - “With weeping they will come,
And by supplication H8469 I will lead them;
I will make them walk by streams of waters,
On a straight path in which they will not stumble;
For I am a father to Israel,
And Ephraim is My firstborn.”
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:3 - So I [fn]gave my attention to the Lord God to seek Him by prayer and supplications, H8469 with fasting, sackcloth and ashes.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:17 - “So now, our God, listen to the prayer of Your servant and to his supplications, H8469 and for [fn]Your sake, O Lord, let Your face shine on Your desolate sanctuary.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:18 - “O my God, incline Your ear and hear! Open Your eyes and see our desolations and the city which is called by Your name; for we are not [fn]presenting our supplications H8469 before You on account of [fn]any merits of our own, but on account of Your great compassion.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:23 - “At the beginning of your supplications H8469 the [fn]command was issued, and I have come to tell you, for you are [fn]highly esteemed; so give heed to the message and gain understanding of the vision.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 12:10 - “I will pour out on the house of David and on the inhabitants of Jerusalem, [fn]the Spirit of grace and of supplication, H8469 so that they will look on Me whom they have pierced; and they will mourn for Him, as one mourns for an only son, and they will weep bitterly over Him like the bitter weeping over a firstborn.

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