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Entry for Strong's #3462 - יָשֵׁן

Transliteration
yâshên
Phonetics
yaw-shane'  
Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
928
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to sleep, be asleep

1a) (Qal) to sleep, go to sleep, be asleep

1b) (Niphal)

1b1) to remain a long time, be stored up

1b2) to be festering (of leprosy)

1c) (Piel) to cause to sleep, entice to sleep

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 744 ‑ ἀρχαῖος (ar‑khah'‑yos);  2837 ‑ κοιμάω (koy‑mah'‑o);  3820 ‑ παλαιός (pal‑ah‑yos');  3820 ‑ παλαιός (pal‑ah‑yos');  3822 ‑ παλαιόω (pal‑ah‑yo'‑o);  5549 ‑ χρονίζω (khron‑id'‑zo);  2518 ‑ καθεύδω (kath‑yoo'‑do);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (19) NAS (20) HCS (19)
Genesis 2
Leviticus 2
Deuteronomy 1
Judges 1
1 Kings 1
Job 1
Psalms 5
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
Genesis 2
Leviticus 2
Deuteronomy 1
Judges 2
1 Kings 1
Job 1
Psalms 5
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
Genesis 2
Leviticus 2
Deuteronomy 1
Judges 1
1 Kings 1
Job 1
Psalms 5
Proverbs 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 2
Ezekiel 1
BYZ TIS TR
v-qc 1
v-qi1cs 2
v-qi2ms 1
v-qi3mp 1
v-qi3ms 2
v-qp3cp 3
v-qw1cs 1
v-qw3ms 3
v-qc 1
v-qi1cs 2
v-qi2ms 1
v-qi3mp 1
v-qi3ms 2
v-qp1cs 1
v-qp3cp 3
v-qw1cs 1
v-qw3ms 3
v-qc 1
v-qi1cs 2
v-qi2ms 1
v-qi3mp 1
v-qi3ms 2
v-qp1cs 1
v-qp3cp 3
v-qw1cs 1
v-qw3ms 3
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1474) ns (סהנ ShN) AC: Sharp CO: Teeth AB: ?: The pictograph s is a picture of the teeth, the n is a picture of a seed representing continuance. Combined these mean "teeth continue". The two front teeth are sharp and used for cutting foods by pressing down. (eng: shine - from the whiteness of the teeth)

A) ns (סהנ ShN) AC: ? CO: Teeth AB: ?

Nm/f ) ns (סהנ ShN) - Teeth: [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (58): teeth, tooth, ivory, sharp, crag, forefront - Strongs: H8127 (שֵׁן), H8128 (שֵׁן)

Nf1) ens (סהנה ShNH) - I. Y [df: ans] II. Sleep:[Unknown connection to rootHebrew and Aramaic] KJV (906): year, sleep - Strongs: H8141 (שָׁנָה), H8142 (שֵׁנָא), H8139 (שְׁנָה), H8140 (שְׁנָה)

fm) ins (סהני ShNY) - Scarlet: The color of the gums. KJV (42): scarlet, crimson - Strongs: H8144 (שָׁנִי)

B) nns (סהננ ShNN) AC: Sharp CO: ? AB: ?: From the sharpness of the front teeth.

V) nns (סהננ ShNN) - Sharpen: KJV (9): (vf: Paal, Piel) sharp, whet, sharpen, prick, teach - Strongs: H8150 (שָׁנַן)

bf1) enins (סהנינה ShNYNH) - Piercing: KJV (4): byword, taunt - Strongs: H8148 (שְׁנִינָה)

D) nas (סהאנ ShAN) AC: Rest CO: ? AB: ?: [Unknown connection to root;]

V) nas (סהאנ ShAN) - Rest: To be in a state of rest. KJV (5): (vf: Piel) ease, quiet, rest - Strongs: H7599 (שָׁאַן)

mm) nnas (סהאננ ShANN) - Rest: KJV (10): ease, quiet, tumult - Strongs: H7600 (שַׁאֲנָן)

E) ans (סהנא ShNA) AC: ? CO: Two AB: ?: As a second thing.

V) ans (סהנא ShNA) - Change: To exchange one thing for another. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (24): (vf: Paal, Pual, Piel, Participle) change, diverse, alter - Strongs: H8132 (שָׁנָא), H8133 (שְׁנָה)

emm) nanis (סהינאנ ShYNAN) - Twice: KJV (1): angel - Strongs: H8136 (שִׁנְאָן)

H) ens (סהנה ShNH) AC: ? CO: Two AB: ?: A repeating of the first or what was before.

V) ens (סהנה ShNH) - I. Change:To exchange one thing for another. II. Repeat:To do something a second time. KJV (23): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hitpael, Piel) change, second, again, diverse, alter, disguise, double, pervert, prefer, repeat - Strongs: H8138 (שָׁנָה)

Nm/f) ens (סהנה ShNH) - I. Two:In the sense of the changing seasons. [Hebrew and Aramaic; Written in the plural form mitsor nintin the Aramaic] [df: Myts]II. Sleep:[Unknown connection to rootHebrew and Aramaic] KJV (772): two, both, second, twain, twice, double - Strongs: H8147 (שְׁתַּיִם), H8578 (תִּנְיָן), H8648 (תַּרְתֵּין)

fm/f) ins (סהני ShNY) - Second: KJV (156): second, other, time, again, another, more, either - Strongs: H8145 (שֵׁנִי)

hm) ensm (מסהנה MShNH) - I. Double: II. Second:KJV (35): second, double, next, college, copy, twice, fatling - Strongs: H4932 (מִשְׁנֶה)

sf3) tfnins (סהנינות ShNYNWT) - Again: A second time. [Aramaic only] KJV (1): again - Strongs: H8579 (תִּנְיָנוּת)

L) nsi (יסהנ YShN) AC: ? CO: Previous AB: ?: What was before the second.

V) nsi (יסהנ YShN) - Sleep: [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (19): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) sleep, remain, old - Strongs: H3462 (יָשֵׁן)

Nm) nsi (יסהנ YShN) - I. Previous: II. Sleep:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (16): old, sleep - Strongs: H3463 (יָשֵׁן), H3465 (יָשָׁן)

Nf2) tnsi (יסהנת YShNT) - Sleep: [Unknown connection to root;] [df: tns] KJV (1): sleep - Strongs: H8153 (שְׁנָת)

Adopted Roots:

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [יָשֵׁן] verb sleep (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic noun sleep; Arabic be sleepy, , sleep Assyrian šittiu, sleep, Dl HWB 246, šunatu, šuttu, dream, Id ib, Flood: iv. 22 Asrb Annals,v R. 2,97) —

Qal Perfect יָשַׁנְתִּי Job 3:13; וְיָָֽשְׁנוּ consecutive Jeremiah 51:39 2t.; Imperfect יִישָׁ֑ן Isaiah 5:27; Psalm 121:4; וַיִישַׁן 1 Kings 19:5, etc.; Infinitive construct לִישׁוֺן Ecclesiastes 5:11; — sleep, go to sleep, and be asleep, Genesis 2:21 (J), Genesis 41:5 (E), Ezekiel 34:25; Job 3:13; Psalm 3:6; Psalm 4:9; Proverbs 4:16; Ecclesiastes 5:11, also 2 Samuel 4:6 ᵐ5 We Dr Kit Bu, see חֹמֶשׁ; with לֹא, of Ass. army Isaiah 5:27 ("" נוּם); of Baal 1 Kings 19:5; of ׳י, עוּרָה לָמָּה תִישַׁןאֲדֹנָי 1 Kings 44:24; לֹא יִישָׁ֑ן 1 Kings 12:14 ("" נוּם); with accusative of congnate meaning with verb שְׁנַת עוֺלָם׳ישׁ Jeremiah 51:39,57 (see שֵׁנָה), of death, compare אִישַׁןהַמָּוֶת Psalm 13:4. Niph`al only in derivatives sense of become inactive or stationary; Perfect וְנוֺשַׁנְתֶּם consecutive Deuteronomy 4:25 and ye be grown old בָּאָרֶץ, i.e. (see Di Dr) have lost freshness of first impressions; of inanimate things, be old, stale , only Participle יָשָׁן נוֺשָׁן Leviticus 26:10 (H), feminine צרעת נוֺשֶׁנֶת Leviticus 13:11 = old leprosy (P); these possibly denominative from יָשָׁן

Pi`el causat. Imperfect וַתְּיַשְּׁנֵהוּ Judges 16:19 and she made him sleep.

ישׁן (√ of following; Biblical Hebrew ישׁן, שֵׁנָה).

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List of Word Forms
אִישַׁ֥ן אישן וְאִ֫ישָׁ֥ן וְיָשְׁנ֖וּ וְיָשְׁנ֥וּ וְיָשָׁ֕ן וְנוֹשַׁנְתֶּ֖ם וַיִּישַׁ֔ן וַיִּישָׁ֑ן וַיִּישָׁ֕ן וַתְּיַשְּׁנֵ֙הוּ֙ וָֽאִ֫ישָׁ֥נָה ואישן ואישנה ויישן וישן וישנו ונושנתם ותישנהו יְשֵׁנִ֔ים יְשֵׁנִֽים׃ יְשֵׁנָ֖ה יִֽ֭שְׁנוּ יִישָׁ֑ן יָ֝שַׁ֗נְתִּי יָשֵׁ֣ן יישן ישן ישנה ישנו ישנים ישנים׃ ישנתי לִישֽׁוֹן׃ לישון׃ נוֹשֶׁ֤נֶת נוֹשָׁ֑ן נושן נושנת תִישַׁ֥ן ׀ תישן ’î·šan ’îšan iShan lî·šō·wn liShon lîšōwn nō·wō·šān nō·wō·še·neṯ noShan noShenet nōwōšān nōwōšeneṯ ṯî·šan ṯîšan tiShan vaIShanah vaiyiShan vatteyashsheNehu veIShan venoshanTem veyaShan veyasheNu wā’îšānāh wā·’î·šā·nāh wat·tə·yaš·šə·nê·hū wattəyaššənêhū way·yî·šan way·yî·šān wayyîšan wayyîšān wə’îšān wə·’î·šān wə·nō·wō·šan·tem wə·yā·šān wə·yā·šə·nū wənōwōšantem wəyāšān wəyāšənū yā·šan·tî yā·šên yāšantî yāšên yaShanti yaShen yə·šê·nāh yə·šê·nîm yəšênāh yəšênîm yesheNah yesheNim yî·šān yiš·nū yîšān yiShan Yishnu yišnū
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