H3427 ישׁב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to sit down (specifically as judge, in ambush, in quiet); by implication to dwell, to remain; causatively to settle, to marry

KJV Usage: (make to) abide (-ing), continue, (cause to, make to) dwell (-ing), ease self, endure, establish, X fail, habitation, haunt, (make to) inhabit (-ant), make to keep [house], lurking, X marry (-ing), (bring again to) place, remain, return, seat, set (-tle), (down-) sit (-down, still, -ting down, -ting [place] -uate), take, tarry.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to dwell, remain, sit, abide
a. (Qal)
1. to sit, sit down
2. to be set
3. to remain, stay
4. to dwell, have one's abode
b. (Niphal) to be inhabited
c. (Piel) to set, place
d. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to sit
2. to cause to abide, set
3. to cause to dwell
4. to cause (cities) to be inhabited
5. to marry (give an dwelling to)
e. (Hophal)
1. to be inhabited
2. to make to dwell
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 922
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3427 ישׁב is used in the Bible

First 30 of 980 occurrences of H3427 ישׁב

Genesis 4:16 and dwelt
Genesis 4:20 of such as dwell
Genesis 11:2 and they dwelt
Genesis 11:31 and dwelt
Genesis 13:6 them, that they might dwell
Genesis 13:6 not dwell
Genesis 13:7 dwelt
Genesis 13:12 dwelt
Genesis 13:12 dwelt
Genesis 13:18 and dwelt
Genesis 14:7 that dwelt
Genesis 14:12 who dwelt
Genesis 16:3 had dwelt
Genesis 18:1 and he sat
Genesis 19:1 sat
Genesis 19:25 and all the inhabitants
Genesis 19:29 dwelt.
Genesis 19:30 and dwelt
Genesis 19:30 to dwell
Genesis 19:30 and he dwelt
Genesis 20:1 and dwelt
Genesis 20:15 dwell
Genesis 21:16 and sat her down
Genesis 21:16 And she sat
Genesis 21:20 and dwelt
Genesis 21:21 And he dwelt
Genesis 22:5 Abide
Genesis 22:19 dwelt
Genesis 23:10 dwelt
Genesis 24:3 whom I dwell:

Distinct usage

51 dwelt
34 and dwelt
32 the inhabitants
23 sat
23 dwell
22 that dwelt
22 who dwelt
20 And the inhabitants
16 to dwell
15 and sat
13 and dwell
13 abode
12 Abide
12 that dwell
10 and they dwelt
10 shall dwell
9 and all the inhabitants
9 of the inhabitants
8 to sit
7 Tarry
7 who dwell
7 sitting
6 all the inhabitants
6 and abode
6 nor the inhabitants
6 that dwelleth
6 Sit
6 without an inhabitant.
5 with the inhabitants
5 to the inhabitants

Corresponding Greek Words

yashav G373 ana pauo
yashav G654 apo strepho
yashav G936 basileuo
yashav G1265 dia meno
yashav G1304 dia tribo
yashav G1459 eg kata leipo
yashav G1474 edaphizo
yashav G1525 eis erchomai
yashav G1774 en oikeo
yashav G1940 epi kath izo
yashav G2064 erchomai
yashav G2270 hesuchazo
yashav G2323 therapeuo
yashav G2476 histemi
yashav G2516 kath ezomai
yashav G2518 katheudo
yashav G2521 kath emai
yashav G2650 kata meno
yashav G2664 kata pauo
yashav G2731 kat oikesis
yashav G2732 kat oiketerion
yashav G2733 kat oikia
yashav G2837 koimao
yashav G3306 meno
yashav G3869 para kathizo
yashav G3887 para meno
yashav G3939 par oikeo
yashav G5278 hupo meno
yashav al G2722 kat echo
yashav hi,qal,ni see G2730 katoikizo
yashav hi. G2983 lambano
yashav hi. G5087 tithemi
yashav qal,hi G600 apo kath istemi
yashav qal,ni G2647 kata luo
yashav qal,ni,hi G2730 kat oikeo
yashav qal,ni,ho G3611 oikeo
yashav qal,pi G2681 kata skenoo
yashav qal.,hi. G2523 kath izo