שׂכך סכך 


cakak; saw-kak' or sakak (Exodus 33:22)



Parts of Speech


Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 1475, 1492, 2259, 2260

KJV Translation Count — 23x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: cover (15), covering (2), defence (1), defendest (1), hedge in (1), join together (1), set (1), shut up (1)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. (Qal) to hedge, fence about, shut in
2. to block, overshadow, screen, stop the approach, shut off, cover
a. (Qal)
1. to screen, cover
2. to cover oneself
3. protector (participle)
b. (Hiphil)
1. to screen, cover
2. to cover, defecate (euphemism)
3. (Qal) to cover, lay over
4. to weave together
a. (Qal) to weave together
b. (Pilpel) to weave, weave together

Strong's Definitions

cakak, saw-kak'; or sakak, (Exodus 33:22) saw-kak'; a primitive root; properly, to entwine as a screen; by implication, to fence in, cover over, (figuratively) protect: — cover, defence, defend, hedge in, join together, set, shut up.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the cherubims shall stretch forth their wH5526gs on high, H5526H5526g the mercy seat with their wH5526gs, and their faces shall look one to another; toward the mercy seat shall the faces of the cherubims be.


And it shall come to pass, while my glory pasH5526h by, that I will put thee H5526 a clift of the rock, and will H5526 thee with my hand while I pass by:


And the cherubims spread out their wH5526gs on high, and H5526ed with their wH5526gs over the mercy seat, with their faces one to another; even to the mercy seatward were the faces of the cherubims.


And thou shalt put thereH5526 the ark of the testimony, and H5526 the ark with the vail.


And he brought the ark H5526to the tabernacle, and H5526 H5526 the vail of the H5526H5526g, and H5526ed the ark of the testimony; as the LORD commanded Moses.


When he was gone out, his servants came; and when they saw that, behold, the doors of the parlour were locked, they said, Surely he H5526eth his feet H5526 his summer chamber.


And he came to the sheepcotes by the way, where was a cave; and Saul went H5526 to H5526 his feet: and David and his men remaH5526ed H5526 the sides of the cave.


For the cherubims spread forth their two wH5526gs over the place of the ark, and the cherubims H5526ed the ark and the staves thereof above.


And for the altar of H5526cense refH5526ed gold by weight; and gold for the pattern of the chariot of the cherubims, that spread out their wH5526gs, and H5526ed the ark of the covenant of the LORD.


Why is light given to a man whose way is hid, and whom God hath H5526d H5526?