H5641 סתר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to hide (by covering), literally or figuratively

KJV Usage: be absent, keep close, conceal, hide (self), (keep) secret, X surely.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to hide, conceal
a. (Niphal)
1. to hide oneself
2. to be hidden, be concealed
b. (Piel) to hide carefully
c. (Pual) to be hidden carefully, be concealed
d. (Hiphil) to conceal, hide
e. (Hithpael) to hide oneself carefully
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1551
Parts of Speech: Verb

to hide
1) to hide, conceal
1a) (Niphal)
1a1) to hide oneself
1a2) to be hidden, be concealed
1b) (Piel) to hide carefully
1c) (Pual) to be hidden carefully, be concealed
1d) (Hiphil) to conceal, hide
1e) (Hithpael) to hide oneself carefully

View how H5641 סתר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 80 occurrences of H5641 סתר

Genesis 4:14 shall I be hid;
Genesis 31:49 between me and thee, when we are absent
Exodus 3:6 hid
Numbers 5:13 and be kept secret,
Deuteronomy 7:20 and hide
Deuteronomy 29:29 The secret
Deuteronomy 31:17 them, and I will hide
Deuteronomy 31:18 And I will surely
Deuteronomy 31:18 hide
Deuteronomy 32:20 I will hide
1 Samuel 20:2 hide
1 Samuel 20:5 that I may hide
1 Samuel 20:19 where thou didst hide
1 Samuel 20:24 hid
1 Samuel 23:19 hide
1 Samuel 26:1 hide
1 Kings 17:3 and hide
2 Kings 11:2 and they hid
2 Chronicles 22:11) hid
Job 3:10 nor hid
Job 3:23 is hid,
Job 13:20 things to me: then will I not hide
Job 13:24 Why hidest
Job 14:13 that thou wouldest conceal me,
Job 28:21 and kept close
Job 34:22 may hide
Job 34:29 and when he hideth
Psalms 10:11 he hideth
Psalms 13:1 how long wilt thou hide
Psalms 17:8 hide

Distinct usage

15 hide
3 hid
3 and hide
2 Why hidest
1 between me and thee, when we are absent
1 and be kept secret,
1 And I will surely
1 that I may hide
1 where thou didst hide
1 and they hid
1) hid
1 nor hid
1 is hid,
1 things to me: then will I not hide
1 and when he hideth
1 he hideth
1 how long wilt thou hide
1 and there is nothing hid
1 thou me from secret
1 himself against me; then I would have hid
1 and hideth
1 than secret
1 and hideth
1 that hideth
1 men shall be hid.
1 to hide
1 is hid
1 hath he hid
1 them: he will even hide
1 ye shall be hidden
1 have we hid
1 why hidest
1 shall I be hid;
1 thou didst hide
1 to them, and hidden
1 they are not hid
1 have hid
1 may hide
1 The secret
1 I will hide
1 and kept close
1 Thou shalt hide
1 that hidest
1 that thou wouldest conceal me,
1 the hair: I hid
1 neither hath he hid
1 Thou hidest
1 I have hid
1 wilt thou hide
1 him: I hid
1 I hid
1 them, and I will hide
1 and because they are hid
1 against me, therefore I hid
1 to conceal
1 shall he hide
1 from there; and though they are hid
1 of thee: for thou hast hid
1 shall be hid
1 is not hid

Corresponding Greek Words

satar hi. G2931 kruphe
satar hi. G525 ap allasso
satar ni,hi G654 apo strepho
satar ni,pu,hi G2928 krupto
satar ni. G305 ana baino
satar ni. G868 aph istemi
satar ni. G2927 kruptos
satar ni.,hi. G613 apo krupto

Related words


H4563 מסתּור mistôr
From H5641; a refuge

KJV Usage: covert.

H4564 מסתּר mastêr
From H5641; properly a hider, that is, (abstractly) a hiding, that is, aversion

KJV Usage: hid.

H4565 מסתּר mistâr
From H5641; properly a concealer, that is, a covert

KJV Usage: secret (-ly, place).

H5639 סתוּר se thûr
se thûr
From H5641; hidden; Sethur, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Sethur.

H5642 סתר se thar
se thar
(Chaldee); corresponding to H5641; to conceal; figuratively to demolish

KJV Usage: destroy, secret thing.

H5643 סתרה סתר sêther sithrâh
סתרה סתר
sêther sithrâh
say'-ther, sith-raw'
From H5641; a cover (in a good or a bad, a literal or a figurative sense)

KJV Usage: backbiting, covering, covert, X disguise [-th], hiding place, privily, protection, secret (-ly, place).