Shakan

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 07931 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
!kXa primitive root [apparently akin (by transmission) to (07901) through the idea of lodging]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShakanTWOT - 2387
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shaw-kan' Verb
Definition
  1. to settle down, abide, dwell, tabernacle, reside
    1. (Qal)
      1. to settle down to abide
      2. to abide, dwell, reside
    2. (Piel)
      1. to make settle down, establish
      2. to make or cause to dwell
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to lay, place, set, establish, settle, fix
      2. to cause to dwell or abide
King James Word Usage - Total: 129
dwell 92, abide 8, place 7, remain 5, inhabit 4, rest 3, set 2, continue 1, dwellers 1, dwelling 1, miscellaneous 5
KJV Verse Count
Genesis8
Exodus5
Leviticus1
Numbers9
Deuteronomy10
Joshua2
Judges2
2 Samuel1
1 Kings2
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah1
Job11
Psalms23
Proverbs5
Isaiah12
Jeremiah13
Ezekiel5
Joel2
Obadiah1
Micah2
Nahum1
Zechariah4


Total123
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Shakan". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .