H5564 סמך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to prop (literally or figuratively); reflexively to lean upon or take hold of (in a favorable or unfavorable sense)

KJV Usage: bear up, establish, (up-) hold, lay, lean, lie hard, put, rest self, set self, stand fast, stay (self), sustain.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to lean, lay, rest, support, put, uphold, lean upon
a. (Qal)
1. to lean or lay upon, rest upon, lean against
2. to support, uphold, sustain
b. (Niphal) to support or brace oneself
c. (Piel) to sustain, refresh, revive
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1514
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5564 סמך is used in the Bible

First 30 of 47 occurrences of H5564 סמך

Genesis 27:37
Exodus 29:10
Exodus 29:15
Exodus 29:19
Leviticus 1:4
Leviticus 3:2
Leviticus 3:8
Leviticus 3:13
Leviticus 4:4
Leviticus 4:15
Leviticus 4:24
Leviticus 4:29
Leviticus 4:33
Leviticus 8:14
Leviticus 8:18
Leviticus 8:22
Leviticus 16:21
Leviticus 24:14
Numbers 8:10
Numbers 8:12
Numbers 27:18
Numbers 27:23
Deuteronomy 34:9
Judges 16:29
2 Kings 18:21
2 Chronicles 29:23
2 Chronicles 32:8
Psalms 3:5
Psalms 37:17
Psalms 37:24

Corresponding Greek Words

samakh see G482 st. anti lambano
samakh G2007 epi tithemi
samakh G2186 eph istemi
samakh G2476 histemi
samakh G4317 pros ago
samakh qal,ni,pi G4741 sterizo
samakh qal.,ni. G1991 epi sterizo