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Strong's #5520 - סֹךְ

Root Word (Etymology)
from (H5526)
Parts of Speech
masculine noun
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1) thicket, lair, covert, booth

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2646 ‑ κατάλυμα (kat‑al'‑oo‑mah);  2798 ‑ κλάδος (klad'‑os);  4633 ‑ σκηνή (skay‑nay');  4638 ‑ σκήνωμα (skay'‑no‑mah);  5413 ‑ φορτίον (for‑tee'‑on);  
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Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1333) kx (סכ SK) AC: Cover CO: Booth AB: ?: The pictograph x is a picture of a thorn representing protection, the k is a picture of the palm of the hand representing a covering. Combined these mean "protective covering". The watcher over the crops, flock or herd, would construct a covering (booth) as a shelter from the sun, wind or rain. These coverings were often constructed on an elevated position, and from materials readily available such as bushes, thorns and small trees. (eng: shack - with the exchange of the s and sh)

A) kx (סכ SK) AC: Cover CO: Booth AB: ?: A covering, hedge or thicket of thorns or bushes for protection from the elements or predators.

Nm) kx (סכ SK) - I. Booth: II. Thorn:[df: KV]KJV (2): multitude, prick - Strongs: H5519 (סַךְ), H7899 (שֵׂךְ)

am ) kxm (מסכ MSK) - Covering: In the sense of a booth as a covering. KJV (25): hanging, covering, curtain - Strongs: H4539 (מָסָךְ)

sm) nikx (סכינ SKYN) - Knife: A sharp point like a thorn. [df: NykV] KJV (1): knife - Strongs: H7915 (שַׂכִּין)

B) kkx (סככ SKK) AC: Cover CO: Hedge AB: ?: The intertwining branches of thorn bushes for making a defensive wall.

V) kkx (סככ SKK) - Hedge: To surround with a wall of protection or covering. [df: KkV] KJV (23): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Pilpel, Participle) cover, covering, defense, defend, hedge, join, set, shut - Strongs: H5526 (שָׂכַךְ)

J) kfx (סוכ SWK) AC: Cover CO: Booth AB: ?: The booth is a covering.

V) kfx (סוכ SWK) - Hedge: To surround as hedge of protection. [df: KwV] KJV (3): (vf: Paal) hedge, fence - Strongs: H7753 (שׂוּךְ)

Nm ) kfx (סוכ SWK) - I. Booth:A dwelling place. [df: KV]II. Branch:As used for making booths. [df: KwV]KJV (5): tabernacle, den, pavilion, covert, bough - Strongs: H5520 (סֹךְ), H7900 (שׂךְ)

Nf1 ) ekfx (סוכה SWKH) - I. Booth:A dwelling place. II. Harpoon:As a barbed thorn. [df: hkV]III. Branch: Used for building a booth. [df: hkwV] KJV (34): tabernacle, booth, pavilion, cottage, covert, tent, branch - Strongs: H5521 (סֻכָּה), H7754 (שׂוֹכָה), H7905 (שֻׂכָּה)

kf1 ) ekfxm (מסוכה MSWKH) - Hedge: As a wall of thorns. [df: hkwVm hkVm] KJV (4): hedge, covering - Strongs: H4534 (מְסוּכָה), H4540 (מְסֻכָה), H4881 (מְשׂוּכָה)

L) kxi (יסכ YSK) AC: ? CO: Booth AB: ?

am ) kxfm (מוסכ MWSK) - Booth: KJV (2): covert - Strongs: H4329 (מֵיסָךְ)

M) kix (סיכ SYK) AC: ? CO: Booth AB: ?

Nf3 ) tfkix (סיכות SYKWT) - Booth: KJV (1): tabernacle - Strongs: H5522 (סִכּוּת)

N) ikx (סכי SKY) AC: Cover CO: ? AB: ?

dm ) ifkx (סכוי SKWY) - Covering: [df: ywkV] KJV (1): heart - Strongs: H7907 (שֶׂכְוִי)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [סֹךְ] noun [masculine] thicket, covert, lair; — only suffix סֻכּוֺ Jeremiah 25:38 lair of ׳י, under figure of lion (but Gie סֻבְּכוֺ compare Jeremiah 4:7), סֻכֹּה Psalm 10:9 of lion (simile of wicked; Bae סֻכָּה; Lag Che We סֻבְּכוֺ); סוּכּוֺ Psalm 76:3 his covert (of ׳י under figure of lion; "" מְעוֺנָתוֺ); for סֻכֹּה in his covert Psalm 27:5 Qr read perhaps, with Kt סֻכָּה a booth (Ol Hup-Now Bae compare Psalm 31:21).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

סֹךְ (from the root סָכַךְ), with suff. סֻכּוֹ, once סוּכּוֹ, Psalms 76:3, m.

(1) a hut, booth, cottage, Psalms 27:5 poet. used of a tent or house, Psalms 76:3.

(2) a thicket of trees, the lair of wild beasts, Psalms 10:9; Jeremiah 25:38.

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List of Word Forms
בְּסֻכֹּה֮ בְסֻכֹּ֗ה בסכה סֻכּ֑וֹ סכו bə·suk·kōh ḇə·suk·kōh besukKoh bəsukkōh ḇəsukkōh suk·kōw sukKo sukkōw vesukKoh
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