H5480 סוּך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to smear over (with oil), that is, anoint

KJV Usage: anoint (self), X at all.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to anoint, pour in anointing
a. (Qal) to anoint
1. to anoint oneself
2. to anoint (another)
3. to be poured
b. (Hiphil) to anoint
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1474
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5480 סוּך is used in the Bible

9 occurrences of H5480 סוּך

Deuteronomy 28:40 but thou shalt not anoint
Ruth 3:3 thyself therefore, and anoint
2 Samuel 12:20 and anointed
2 Samuel 14:2 and anoint
2 Chronicles 28:15 and anointed
Ezekiel 16:9 from thee, and I anointed
Daniel 10:3 neither did I anoint
Daniel 10:3 myself at all,
Micah 6:15 but thou shalt not anoint

Distinct usage

2 but thou shalt not anoint
2 and anointed
1 thyself therefore, and anoint
1 and anoint
1 from thee, and I anointed
1 neither did I anoint
1 myself at all,

Corresponding Greek Words

sukh G1637 elaion
sukh G5420 phrasso
sukh G5548 chrio
sukh qal.,hi. G218 aleipho