H4908 משׁכּן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H7931; a residence (including a shepherd’s hut, the lair of animals, figuratively the grave; also the Temple); specifically the Tabernacle (properly its wooden walls)

KJV Usage: dwelleth, dwelling (place), habitation, tabernacle, tent.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. dwelling place, tabernacle
a. dwelling-place
b. dwellings
Origin: from H7931
TWOT: 2387c
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) dwelling place, tabernacle
1a) dwelling-place
1b) dwellings

View how H4908 משׁכּן is used in the Bible

First 30 of 139 occurrences of H4908 משׁכּן

Exodus 25:9 of the tabernacle,
Exodus 26:1 the tabernacle
Exodus 26:6 tabernacle.
Exodus 26:7 upon the tabernacle:
Exodus 26:12 of the tabernacle.
Exodus 26:13 of the tabernacle
Exodus 26:15 for the tabernacle
Exodus 26:17 of the tabernacle.
Exodus 26:18 for the tabernacle,
Exodus 26:20 of the tabernacle
Exodus 26:22 of the tabernacle
Exodus 26:23 of the tabernacle
Exodus 26:26 of the tabernacle,
Exodus 26:27 of the tabernacle,
Exodus 26:27 of the tabernacle,
Exodus 26:30 the tabernacle
Exodus 26:35 of the tabernacle
Exodus 27:9 of the tabernacle:
Exodus 27:19 of the tabernacle
Exodus 35:11 The tabernacle,
Exodus 35:15 of the tabernacle,
Exodus 35:18 of the tabernacle,
Exodus 36:8 of the tabernacle
Exodus 36:13 tabernacle.
Exodus 36:14 over the tabernacle:
Exodus 36:20 for the tabernacle
Exodus 36:22 of the tabernacle.
Exodus 36:23 for the tabernacle;
Exodus 36:25 of the tabernacle,
Exodus 36:27 of the tabernacle

Distinct usage

23 of the tabernacle
18 the tabernacle
16 of the tabernacle,
8 The tabernacle,
6 of the tabernacle.
5 the tabernacle.
3 for the tabernacle
3 My tabernacle
2 tabernacle.
2 over the tabernacle,
2 And when the tabernacle
2 an habitation
2 upon the tabernacle
1 for the tabernacle,
1 of the tabernacle:
1 over the tabernacle:
1 for the tabernacle;
1 that the tabernacle
1 into the tabernacle,
1 over the tabernacle
1 of all the tabernacle,
1 that the tabernacle
1 there was upon the tabernacle
1 from off the tabernacle
1 And the tabernacle
1 from the tabernacle
1 and thy tabernacles,
1 tabernacle
1 and from one tabernacle
1 from the habitation
1 Surely such are the dwellings
1 and where are the dwelling
1 land his dwellings.
1 place of the tabernacles
1 their habitations.
1 are thy tabernacles,
1 more than all the dwellings
1 into his tabernacles:
1 tents.
1 dwellings,
1 of thy habitations:
1 her dwellingplaces;
1 the dwellingplaces
1 shall be the tabernacle,
1 and their dwelling
1 by casting down the dwelling place
1 his dwellingplaces;
1 and to thy tabernacles.
1 upon the tabernacle:
1 upon the tabernacle,
1 and in a tabernacle.
1 to the tabernacle.
1 his tabernacle.
1 the dwelling
1 even of the tabernacle
1 upon the tabernacle;
1 because our dwellings
1 dwelleth.
1 was upon the tabernacle
1 their dwellings

Corresponding Greek Words

mishkan G161 aichmalosia
mishkan G1774 en oikeo
mishkan G2571 kalumma
mishkan G2646 kata luma
mishkan G2682 kata skenosis
mishkan G2787 kibotos
mishkan G3624 oikos
mishkan G4633 skene
mishkan G4638 skenoma
mishkan G4864 sun agoge

Related words


H4907 משׁכּן mishkan
(Chaldee); corresponding to H4908; residence

KJV Usage: habitation.

H7931 שׁכן shâkan

A primitive root (apparently akin (by transmutation) to H7901 through the idea of lodging; compare H5531 and H7925); to reside or permanently stay (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: abide, continue, (cause to, make to) dwell (-er), have habitation, inhabit, lay, place, (cause to) remain, rest, set (up).

H7932 שׁכן she kan
she kan
(Chaldee); corresponding to H7931

KJV Usage: cause to dwell, have habitation.

H7933 שׁכן sheken
From H7931; a residence

KJV Usage: habitation.

H7934 שׁכן shâkên
From H7931; a resident; by extension a fellow citizen

KJV Usage: inhabitant, neighbour, nigh.

H7935 שׁכניהוּ שׁכניה she kanyâh she kanyâhû
שׁכניהוּ שׁכניה
she kanyâh she kanyâhû
shek-an-yaw', shek-an-yaw'-hoo
From H7931 and H3050; Jah has dwelt; Shekanjah, the name of nine Israelites

KJV Usage: Shecaniah, Shechaniah.