shnayim; shen-ah'-yim or (fem.) shttayim
Parts of Speech
n m/f dual
Root Word (Etymology)
dual of 8145
TWOT Reference: 2421a
KJV Translation Count — 768x
Outline of Biblical Usage
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)
shnayim, shen-ah'-yim; dual of 8145; feminine shetayim, shet-tah'-yim; two; also (as ordinal) twofold: — both, couple, double, second, twain, + twelfth, + twelve, + twenty (sixscore) thousand, twice, two.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And God made H8147 great lights; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night: he made the stars also.
And they were H8147 naked, the man and his wife, and were not ashamed.
And the eyes H8147 H8147 H8147 were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together, and made H8147selves aprons.
And Lamech took unto him H8147 wives: the name H8147 the one was Adah, and the name H8147 the other Zillah.
And all the days H8147 Seth were nine hundred and H8147 years: and he died.
And Jared lived an hundred sixty and H8147 years, and he begat Enoch:
And all the days H8147 Jared were nine hundred sixty and H8147 years: and he died.
And Methuselah lived after he begat Lamech seven hundred eighty and H8147 years, and begat sons and daughters:
And Lamech lived an hundred eighty and H8147 years, and begat a son:
And H8147 every living thing H8147 all flesh, H8147 H8147 every sort shalt thou bring into the ark, to keep H8147 alive with thee; they shall be male and female.