H5526 שׂכך סכך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


שׂכך סכך
sâkak śâkak
saw-kak', saw-kak'
A primitive root; properly to entwine as a screen; by implication to fence in, cover over, (figuratively) protect

KJV Usage: cover, defence, defend, hedge in, join together, set, shut up.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

שׂכך סכך

1. (Qal) to hedge, fence about, shut in
2. to block, overshadow, screen, stop the approach, shut off, cover
a. (Qal)
1. to screen, cover
2. to cover oneself
3. protector (participle)
b. (Hiphil)
1. to screen, cover
2. to cover, defecate (euphemism)
3. (Qal) to cover, lay over
4. to weave together
a. (Qal) to weave together
b. (Pilpel) to weave, weave together
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1475,1492,2259,2260
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H5526 שׂכך סכך is used in the Bible

24 occurrences of H5526 שׂכך סכך

Exodus 25:20 covering
Exodus 33:22 and will cover
Exodus 37:9 and covered
Exodus 40:3 and cover
Exodus 40:21 and covered
Judges 3:24 Surely he covereth
1 Samuel 24:3 to cover
1 Kings 8:7 covered
1 Chronicles 28:18 their wings, and covered
Job 3:23 hath hedged in?
Job 38:8 Or who shut up
Job 40:22 cover
Psalms 5:11 because thou defendest
Psalms 91:4 He shall cover
Psalms 139:13 thou hast covered
Psalms 140:7 thou hast covered
Isaiah 9:11 against him, and join
Isaiah 9:11 together;
Isaiah 19:2 And I will set
Lamentations 3:43 Thou hast covered
Lamentations 3:44 Thou hast covered
Ezekiel 28:14 that covereth;
Ezekiel 28:16 thee, O covering
Nahum 2:5 and the defence

Distinct usage

4 thou hast covered
1 covering
1 and will cover
1 and covered
1 and cover
1 and covered
1 Surely he covereth
1 to cover
1 covered
1 their wings, and covered
1 hath hedged in?
1 Or who shut up
1 cover
1 because thou defendest
1 He shall cover
1 against him, and join
1 together;
1 And I will set
1 that covereth;
1 thee, O covering
1 and the defence

Corresponding Greek Words

sakhakh G4028 peri kalupto
sakhakh hi. G2521 kath emai
sakhakh hi. G2681 kata skenoo
sakhakh hi. G5420 phrasso
sakhakh pil. G1892 ep egeiro
sakhakh qal.,hi. G1982 epi skiazo