תּשׁב תּושׁב 


towshab; to-shawb' or toshab (1 Kings 17:1)



Parts of Speech

n m

Root Word (Etymology)

from 3427

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 922d

KJV Translation Count — 14x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: sojourner (9), stranger (3), foreigner

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. sojourner, stranger

Strong's Definitions

towshab, to-shawb'; or toshab, (1 Kings 17:1) to-shawb'; from 3427; a dweller (but not outlandish ( 5237)); especially (as distinguished from a native citizen (active participle of 3427) and a temporary inmate ( 1616) or mere lodger ( 3885)) resident alien: — foreigner, inhabitant, sojourner, stranger.

Concordance Results Using KJV

I am a H8453 and a H8453 with you: give me a possession of a buryingplace with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight.


A H8453 and an hired servant shall not eat thereof.


There shall no H8453 eat of the holy thing: a H8453 of the priest, or an hired servant, shall not eat of the holy thing.


And the sabbath of the land shall be meat for you; for thee, and for thy servant, and for thy maid, and for thy hired servant, and for thy H8453 that sojourneth with thee,


The land shall not be sold for ever: for the land is mine; for ye are H8453s and H8453s with me.


And if thy brother be waxen poor, and fallen in decay with thee; then thou shalt relieve him: yea, though he be a H8453, or a H8453; that he may live with thee.


But as an hired servant, and as a H8453, he shall be with thee, and shall serve thee unto the year of jubile:


Moreover of the children of the H8453s that do sojourn among you, of them shall ye buy, and of their families that are with you, which they begat in your land: and they shall be your possession.


And if a H8453 or H8453 wax rich by thee, and thy brother that dwelleth by him wax poor, and sell himself unto the H8453 or H8453 by thee, or to the stock of the H8453's family:


These six cities shall be a refuge, both for the children of Israel, and for the H8453, and for the H8453 among them: that every one that killeth any person unawares may flee thither.


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