H3462 ישׁן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to be slack or languid, that is, (by implication) sleep (figuratively to die); also to grow old, stale or inveterate

KJV Usage: old (store), remain long, (make to) sleep.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to sleep, be asleep
a. (Qal) to sleep, go to sleep, be asleep
b. (Niphal)
1. to remain a long time, be stored up
2. to be festering (of leprosy)
c. (Piel) to cause to sleep, entice to sleep
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 928
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3462 ישׁן is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H3462 ישׁן

Genesis 2:21
Genesis 41:5
Leviticus 13:11
Leviticus 26:10
Deuteronomy 4:25
Judges 16:19
1 Kings 19:5
Job 3:13
Psalms 3:5
Psalms 4:8
Psalms 13:3
Psalms 44:23
Psalms 121:4
Proverbs 4:16
Ecclesiastes 5:12
Isaiah 5:27
Jeremiah 51:39
Jeremiah 51:57
Ezekiel 34:25

Corresponding Greek Words

yashan G744 archaios
yashan G2837 koimao
yashan G3820 palaios
yashan ni. G3820 palaios
yashan ni. G3822 palaioo
yashan ni. G5549 chronizo
yashen G2518 katheudo