H380 אישׁון - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

Diminutive from H376; the little man of the eye; the pupil or ball; hence the middle (of night)

KJV Usage: apple [of the eye], black, obscure.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. pupil of the eye
2. middle of the night (that is the deepest blackness)
Origin: diminutive from H376
TWOT: 83b
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) pupil of the eye
2) middle of the night (that is the deepest blackness)

View how H380 אישׁון is used in the Bible

5 occurrences of H380 אישׁון

Deuteronomy 32:10 him as the pupil
Psalms 17:8 me as the pupil
Proverbs 7:2 as the pupil
Proverbs 7:9 in the black
Proverbs 20:20 in a pupil

Distinct usage

1 in the black
1 him as the pupil
1 as the pupil
1 me as the pupil
1 in a pupil

Related words


H376 אישׁ 'ı̂ysh

Contracted for H582 (or perhaps rather from an unused root meaning to be extant); a man as an individual or a male person; often used as an adjunct to a more definite term (and in such cases frequently not expressed in translation.)

KJV Usage: also, another, any (man), a certain, + champion, consent, each, every (one), fellow, [foot-, husband-] man, (good-, great, mighty) man, he, high (degree), him (that is), husband, man [-kind], + none, one, people, person, + steward, what (man) soever, whoso (-ever), worthy.

Compare H802.

H377 אישׁ 'ı̂ysh
Denominative from H376; to be a man, that is, act in a manly way

KJV Usage: show (one) self a man.

H378 אישׁ־בּשׁת 'ı̂ysh - bôsheth
'ı̂ysh - bôsheth
From H376 and H1322; man of shame; IshBosheth, a son of King Saul

KJV Usage: Ish-bosheth.

H379 אישׁהוד 'ı̂yshhôd
From H376 and H1935; man of renown; Ishod, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Ishod.

H381 אישׁ־חי אישׁ־חיל 'ı̂ysh - chayil 'ı̂ysh - chay
אישׁ־חי אישׁ־חיל
'ı̂ysh - chayil 'ı̂ysh - chay
eesh-khah'-yil, eesh-khah'ee
From H376 and H2428; man of might; (The second form is by defective transcription used in 2 Samuel 23:20); as if from H376 and H2416; living man; Ishchail (or Ishchai), an Israelite

KJV Usage: a valiant man.

H382 אישׁ־טוב 'ı̂ysh - ṭôb
'ı̂ysh - ṭôb
From H376 and H2897; man of Tob; Ish-Tob, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Ish-tob.

H582 אנושׁ 'ĕnôsh
From H605; properly a mortal (and thus differeing from the more dignified H120); hence a man in general (singly or collectively). It is often unexpressed in the English Version, especially when used in apposition with another word

KJV Usage: another, X [blood-] thirsty, certain, chap [-man], divers, fellow, X in the flower of their age, husband, (certain, mortal) man, people, person, servant, some (X of them), + stranger, those, + their trade. It is often unexpressed in the Engl. version, especially when used in apposition with another word.

Compare H376.

H792 אשׁבּעל 'eshba‛al
From H376 and H1168; man of Baal; Eshbaal (or Ishbosheth), a son of King Saul

KJV Usage: Eshbaal.

H802 נשׁים אשּׁה 'ishshâh nâshı̂ym
נשׁים אשּׁה
'ishshâh nâshı̂ym
ish-shaw', naw-sheem'
The first form is the feminine of H376 or H582; the second form is an irregular plural; a woman (used in the same wide sense as H582).

KJV Usage: [adulter]ess, each, every, female, X many, + none, one, + together, wife, woman. Often unexpressed in English.

H1100 בּליּעל be lı̂ya‛al
be lı̂ya‛al
From H1097 and H3276; without profit, worthlessness; by extension destruction, wickedness (often in connection with H376, H802, H1121, etc.)

KJV Usage: Belial, evil, naughty, ungodly (men), wicked.

H1145 בּן־אישׁ ימיני בּן־היּמיני בּן־ימיני ben - ye mı̂ynı̂y ben - ha - ye mı̂nı̂y ben - 'ı̂ysh ye mı̂ynı̂y
בּן־אישׁ ימיני בּן־היּמיני בּן־ימיני
ben - ye mı̂ynı̂y ben - ha - ye mı̂nı̂y ben - 'ı̂ysh ye mı̂ynı̂y
ben-yem-ee-nee', ben-eesh' yem-ee-nee'
Multiple forms. Sometimes (with the article inserted); with H376 inserted (1 Samuel 9:1); son of a man of Jemini; or shorter (1 Samuel 9:4; Esther 2:5); a man of Jemini; or (1 Samuel 20:1); more simply: a Jeminite; (plural patronymic from H1144; a Benjaminite, or descendant of Benjamin

KJV Usage: Benjamite, of Benjamin.

H3798 כּתלישׁ kithlı̂ysh
From H3796 and H376; wall of a man; Kithlish, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Kithlish.