H4264 מחנה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H2583; an encampment (of travellers or troops); hence an army, whether literally (of soldiers) or figuratively (of dancers, angels, cattle, locusts, stars; or even the sacred courts)

KJV Usage: army, band, battle, camp, company, drove, host, tents.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. encampment, camp
a. camp, place of encampment
b. camp of armed host, army camp
c. those who encamp, company, body of people
Origin: from H2583
TWOT: 690c
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) encampment, camp
1a) camp, place of encampment
1b) camp of armed host, army camp
1c) those who encamp, company, body of people

View how H4264 מחנה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 216 occurrences of H4264 מחנה

Genesis 32:2 host:
Genesis 32:7 bands;
Genesis 32:8 company,
Genesis 32:8 then the other company
Genesis 32:10 bands.
Genesis 32:21 in the company.
Genesis 33:8 What meanest thou by all this drove
Genesis 50:9 company.
Exodus 14:19 the camp
Exodus 14:20 between the camp
Exodus 14:20 and the camp
Exodus 14:24 to the host
Exodus 14:24 the host
Exodus 16:13 the camp:
Exodus 16:13 the host.
Exodus 19:16 that were in the camp
Exodus 19:17 out of the camp
Exodus 29:14 the camp:
Exodus 32:17 in the camp.
Exodus 32:19 to the camp,
Exodus 32:26 of the camp,
Exodus 32:27 throughout the camp,
Exodus 33:7 the camp,
Exodus 33:7 from the camp,
Exodus 33:7 the camp.
Exodus 33:11 into the camp:
Exodus 36:6 throughout the camp,
Leviticus 4:12 the camp
Leviticus 4:21 the camp,
Leviticus 6:11 the camp

Distinct usage

15 of the camp
11 the camp
10 the host
10 to the camp
9 in the camp
6 the camp,
6 into the camp,
5 the camp:
5 in the camp.
5 of the camp,
5 the camp.
5 into the camp.
4 of the camp.
3 to the host
3 the camp;
3 from the camp
3 the host,
3 and the host
2 out of the camp
2 throughout the camp,
2 of the camp;
2 in the camp,
2 then the camps
2 into the camp:
2 with him, to the camp
2 and all the host
2 of the host
2 their armies
2 of the host;
1 host:
1 bands;
1 company,
1 then the other company
1 bands.
1 in the company.
1 company.
1 between the camp
1 and the camp
1 the host.
1 to the camp,
1 And when the camp
1 not their camps,
1 upon the camp
1 by the camp,
1 whether in tents,
1 When the host
1 the host;
1 even all the host
1 they and all their hosts,
1 and the host,
1 so that the host
1 to the host:
1 into the host
1 all the host.
1 them to the camp
1 with them into the camp
1 to the camp?
1 with me to battle,
1 all their armies
1 to him, Out of the camp

Corresponding Greek Words

machaneh G68 agros
machaneh G1411 dunamis
machaneh G2992 laos
machaneh G3624 oikos
machaneh G3925 par em bole
machaneh G4171 polemos
machaneh G4864 sun agoge
machaneh G5010 taxis
vammachaneh G1563 ekei *

Related words


H4265 מחנה־דן machănêh - dân
machănêh - dân
From H4264 and H1835; camp of Dan; Machaneh-Dan, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Mahaneh-dan.

H4266 מחנים machănayim
Dual of H4264; double camp; Machanajim, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Mahanaim.

H2583 חנה chânâh

A primitive root (compare H2603); properly to incline; by implication to decline (of the slanting rays of evening); specifically to pitch a tent; generally to encamp (for abode or siege)

KJV Usage: abide (in tents), camp, dwell, encamp, grow to an end, lie, pitch (tent), rest in tent.

H2588 חנוּת chânûth
From H2583; properly a vault or cell (with an arch); by implication a prison

KJV Usage: cabin.

H2595 חנית chănı̂yth
From H2583; a lance (for thrusting, like pitching a tent)

KJV Usage: javelin, spear.

H2603 חנן chânan
A primitive root (compare H2583); properly to bend or stoop in kindness to an inferior; to favor, bestow; causatively to implore (that is, move to favor by petition)

KJV Usage: beseech, X fair, (be, find, shew) favour (-able), be (deal, give, grant (gracious (-ly), intreat, (be) merciful, have (shew) mercy (on, upon), have pity upon, pray, make supplication, X very.

H8465 תּחן tachan
Probably from H2583; station; Tachan, the name of two Israelites

KJV Usage: Tahan.

H8466 תּחנה tachănâh
From H2583; (only plural collectively) an encampment

KJV Usage: camp.