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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7985 - שָׁלְטָן

Word Origin
from (07981)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) dominion, sovereignty

1a) dominion, sovereignty

1b) realm

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1849 ‑ ἐξουσία (ex‑oo‑see'‑ah);  746 ‑ ἀρχή (ar‑khay');  932 ‑ βασιλεία (bas‑il‑i'‑ah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (14) NAS (14) HCS (14)
Daniel 9
Daniel 9
Daniel 14
n-cmpd 2
n-cms 7
n-cmpd 2
n-cms 6
n-cmpd 2
n-cms 6

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2843) uls (סהלתה ShLTh) AC: Rule CO: Master AB: Realm: (eng: salute - with the exchange of the s and sh)

V) uls (סהלתה ShLTh) - Rule: To be over or have mastery over another. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (15): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) rule, power, dominion, mastery - Strongs: H7980 (שָׁלַט), H7981 (שְׁלֵט)

Nm) uls (סהלתה ShLTh) - Shield: As placed over the head for protection from projectiles. KJV (7): shield - Strongs: H7982 (שֶׁלֶט)

Nf2) tuls (סהלתהת ShLThT) - Bold: As being prominent. KJV (1): imperious - Strongs: H7986 (שַׁלֶּטֶת)

bm) uils (סהליתה ShLYTh) - Master: One who has dominion over another, also a rule or law as a master. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (14): governor, mighty, power, ruler, rule, captain, lawful - Strongs: H7989 (שַׁלִּיט), H7990 (שַׁלִּיט)

mm) nuls (סהלתהנ ShLThN) - Realm: [Aramaic only] KJV (14): dominion - Strongs: H7985 (שָׁלְטָן)

ejm) nfulis (סהילתהונ ShYLThWN) - Mastery: [Aramaic only] KJV (4): power, ruler - Strongs: H7983 (שִׁלְטוֹן), H7984 (שִׁלְטֹן)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שָׁלְטָן (K§ 61. 3, Belsp, a))

noun masculine Daniel 7:6 dominion; — ׳שׁ absolute Daniel 7:6,14, construct Daniel 6:27 +; emphatic שָׁלְטָנָא Daniel 7:27; suffix שָׁלְטָנָח Daniel 4:19, נֵהּ- Daniel 3:33 +, נְהוֺן- Daniel 7:12; plural emphatic שָׁלְטָנַיָּא Daniel 7:27; —

1 dominion, sovereignty (usually of God): Daniel 3:33; Daniel 4:19; Daniel 4:31 (twice in verse); Daniel 6:27b; Daniel 7:6,12,14 (3t. in verse); Daniel 7:26,27 (twice in verse).

2 realm Daniel 6:27a.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁלְטָן constr. שָׁלְטַן Chald. dominion, rule. Dan. 3:33 4:19 7:6, 14 6:27, בְּכָל שָׁלְטַן מַלְכוּתִי “in all my dominion.” Plur. kingdoms, 7:27. Arab. سُلْطاَنُ fem. dominion, and concr. lord, king, sultan.

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List of Word Forms
וְשָׁלְטָ֖ן וְשָׁלְטָנֵ֖הּ וְשָׁלְטָנֵ֣הּ וְשָׁלְטָנָ֖ךְ וְשָׁלְטָנָ֜א ושלטן ושלטנא ושלטנה ושלטנך שָׁלְטָ֣ן שָׁלְטָ֣נַיָּ֔א שָׁלְטָ֤ן שָׁלְטָן֙ שָׁלְטָנְה֑וֹן שָׁלְטָנֵ֞הּ שָׁלְטָנֵהּ֙ שלטן שלטנה שלטנהון שלטניא šā·lə·ṭā·nay·yā šā·lə·ṭā·nə·hō·wn šā·lə·ṭā·nêh šā·lə·ṭān šāləṭān šāləṭānayyā šāləṭānêh šāləṭānəhōwn shalTan shalTanaiYa shaltaNeh shaltaneHon veshalTan veshaltaNa veshaltaNach veshaltaNeh wə·šā·lə·ṭā·nā wə·šā·lə·ṭā·nāḵ wə·šā·lə·ṭā·nêh wə·šā·lə·ṭān wəšāləṭān wəšāləṭānā wəšāləṭānāḵ wəšāləṭānêh
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