H4583 מעין מעוןo - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

מעין מעון o
mâ‛ôn mâ‛ı̂yn
maw-ohn', maw-een'
From the same as H5772; an abode, of God (the Tabernacle or the Temple), men (their home) or animals (their lair); hence a retreat (asylum)

KJV Usage: den, dwelling ([-]) place), habitation.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


מעין מעוןo

1. dwelling, habitation, refuge
a. lair, refuge (of jackals)
b. dwelling
Origin: from the same as H5772
TWOT: 1581a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) dwelling, habitation, refuge
1a) lair, refuge (of jackals)
1b) dwelling

View how H4583 מעין מעוןo is used in the Bible

19 occurrences of H4583 מעין מעוןo

Deuteronomy 26:15 habitation,
1 Samuel 2:29 in my habitation;
1 Samuel 2:32 in my habitation,
1 Chronicles 4:41 and the habitations
2 Chronicles 30:27 dwelling place,
2 Chronicles 36:15 and on his dwelling place:
Psalms 26:8 the habitation
Psalms 68:5 habitation.
Psalms 71:3 of habitation,
Psalms 90:1 thou hast been our dwelling place
Psalms 91:9 thy habitation;
Jeremiah 9:11 and a den
Jeremiah 10:22 and a den
Jeremiah 25:30 habitation;
Jeremiah 49:33 shall be a dwelling
Jeremiah 51:37 a dwellingplace
Nahum 2:11 Where is the dwelling
Zephaniah 3:7 so their dwelling
Zechariah 2:13 habitation.

Distinct usage

2 habitation.
2 and a den
1 in my habitation;
1 dwelling place,
1 thy habitation;
1 habitation;
1 shall be a dwelling
1 a dwellingplace
1 Where is the dwelling
1 and the habitations
1 habitation,
1 and on his dwelling place:
1 so their dwelling
1 of habitation,
1 in my habitation,
1 the habitation
1 thou hast been our dwelling place

Corresponding Greek Words

maon G2143 eu prepeia
maon G2732 kat oiketerion
maon G3624 oikos
maon G5117 topos

Related words


H1010 בּית מעון בּית בּעל מעון bêyth ba‛al me ‛ôn bêyth me ‛ôn
בּית מעון בּית בּעל מעון
bêyth ba‛al me ‛ôn bêyth me ‛ôn
bayth bah'-al me-own', bayth me-own'
From H1004 and H1168 and H4583; The first form meaning house of Baal of (the) habitation of (apparently by transposition). The second form meaning house of habitation of (Baal); Beth-Baal-Meon, a palce in Palestine

KJV Usage: Beth-baal-meon.

Compare H1186 and H1194.

H1186 בּעל מעון ba‛al me ‛ôn
בּעל מעון
ba‛al me ‛ôn
bah'-al meh-one'
From H1168 and H4583; Baal of (the) habitation (of) (compare H1010); Baal Meon, a place East of the Jordan

KJV Usage: Baal-meon.

H4584 מעון mâ‛ôn
The same as H4583; a residence; Maon, the name of an Israelite and of a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Maon, Maonites.

Compare H1010, H4586.

H4585 מענה מעונה me ‛ônâh me ‛ônâh
מענה מעונה
me ‛ônâh me ‛ônâh
meh-o-naw', meh-o-naw'
Feminine of H4583, and meaning the same

KJV Usage: den, habitation, (dwelling) place, refuge.

H5772 עונה ‛ônâh

From an unused root apparently meaning to dwell together; (sexual) cohabitation

KJV Usage: duty of marriage.