H8147 שׁתּים שׁנים - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

שׁתּים שׁנים
she nayim she ttayim
shen-ah'-yim, shet-tah'-yim
(The first form being dual of H8145; the second form being feminine); two; also (as ordinal) twofold

KJV Usage: both, couple, double, second, twain, + twelfth, + twelve, + twenty (sixscore) thousand, twice, two.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


שׁתּים שׁנים

1. two
a. two (the cardinal number)
1. two, both, double, twice
b. second (the ordinal number)
c. in combination with other numbers
d. both (a dual number)
Origin: dual of H8145
TWOT: 2421a
Parts of Speech: Noun

1) two
1a) two (the cardinal number)
1a1) two, both, double, twice
1b) second (the ordinal number)
1c) in combination with other numbers
1d) both (a dual number)

View how H8147 שׁתּים שׁנים is used in the Bible

First 30 of 767 occurrences of H8147 שׁתּים שׁנים

Genesis 1:16 two
Genesis 2:25 And they were both
Genesis 3:7 of them both
Genesis 4:19 to him two
Genesis 5:8 and twelve
Genesis 5:18 and two
Genesis 5:20 and two
Genesis 5:26 and two
Genesis 5:28 and two
Genesis 6:19 two
Genesis 6:20 two
Genesis 7:2 by two,
Genesis 7:9 two
Genesis 7:9 and two
Genesis 7:15 two
Genesis 7:15 and two
Genesis 9:22 his two
Genesis 9:23 it upon both
Genesis 10:25 two
Genesis 11:20 two
Genesis 14:4 Twelve
Genesis 17:20 twelve
Genesis 19:1 two
Genesis 19:8 Behold now, I have two
Genesis 19:15 and thy two
Genesis 19:16 of his two
Genesis 19:30 and his two
Genesis 19:30 he and his two
Genesis 19:36 Thus were both
Genesis 21:27 and both of them

Distinct usage

130 two
84 and two
31 both
31 the two
26 Twelve
23 and the two
22 and two.
22 were twelve:
11 and twelve
9 in the two
8 of the two
7 had two
7 in the second
6 under two
6 or two
6 of two
5 and they two
5 were two
5 In the twelfth
5 and twelve.
4 his two
4 and his two
4 for its two
4 thee two
4 and both
4 twelve,
4 and two
4 to the two
3 to him two
3 into two
3 and her two
3 were twelve
3 of his two
3 in two
3 even two
3 the twelfth
3 and two:
3 these two
3 them in two
3 according to the twelve
2 behold, two
2 double.
2 on the two
2 them on the two
2 by its two
2 upon its two
2 with the two
2 to both
2 upon the two
2 shall be two
2 my two
2 for yourselves twelve
2 that two
2 us two
2 in two,
2 of twelve
2 upon twelve
2 for the two
2 was twelve
2 was two

Corresponding Greek Words

shenayim G1313 dia phoros
shene peyyot G1366 distomos
shetayim G2201 zeugos *

Related words


H8578 תּנין tinyân
(Chaldee), corresponding to H8147; second

KJV Usage: second.

H8648 תּרתּין תּרין te rêyn tartêyn
תּרתּין תּרין
te rêyn tartêyn
ter-ane', tar-tane'
(Chaldee), the secend form is feminine; corresponding to H8147; two

KJV Usage: second, + twelve, two.

H8145 שׁני shênı̂y

From H8138; properly double, that is, second; also adverbially again

KJV Usage: again, either [of them], (an-) other, second (time).