Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 2381
KJV Translation Count — 212x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to lie down
1. to lie, lie down, lie on
2. to lodge
3. to lie (of sexual relations)
4. to lie down (in death)
5. to rest, relax (fig)
b. (Niphal) to be lain with (sexually)
c. (Pual) to be lain with (sexually)
d. (Hiphil) to make to lie down
e. (Hophal) to be laid
shakab, shaw-kab'; a primitive root; to lie down (for rest, sexual connection, decease or any other purpose): — X at all, cast down, ((lover-)) lay (self) (down), (make to) lie (down, down to sleep, still with), lodge, ravish, take rest, sleep, stay.
Concordance Results Using KJV
But before they lay H7901, the men of the city, even the men of Sodom, compassed the house round, both old and young, all the people from every quarter:
Come, let us make our father drink wine, and we will H7901 with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.
And they made their father drink wine that night: and the firstborn went in, and lay with her father; and he perceived not when she lay H7901, nor when she arose.
And it came to pass on the morrow, that the firstborn said unto the younger, Behold, I lay yesternight with my father: let us make him drink wine this night also; and go thou in, and H7901 with him, that we may preserve seed of our father.
And they made their father drink wine that night also: and the younger arose, and lay with him; and he perceived not when she lay H7901, nor when she arose.
And Abimelech said, What is this thou hast done unto us? one of the people might lightly have H7901n with thy wife, and thou shouldest have brought guiltiness upon us.
And he lighted upon a certain place, and tarried there all night, because the sun was set; and he took of the stones of that place, and put them for his pillows, and lay H7901 in that place to H7901.
And, behold, the LORD stood above it, and said, I am the LORD God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac: the land whereon thou H7901st, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed;
And she said unto her, Is it a small matter that thou hast taken my husband? and wouldest thou take away my son's mandrakes also? And Rachel said, Therefore he shall H7901 with thee to night for thy son's mandrakes.
And Jacob came out of the field in the evening, and Leah went out to meet him, and said, Thou must come in unto me; for surely I have hired thee with my son's mandrakes. And he lay with her that night.