שַׂכִּין m. & f.n. knife (a hapax legomenon in the Bible, occurring Pr. 23:2). [Prob. borrowed from Aram.-Syr. סַכִּינָא, whence also Arab. sikkīn (= knife). Aram.-Syr. סַכִּינָא prob. derives from base שׂכך ᴵᴵ. cp. סַכִּין, the MH equivalent of שַׂכִּין.]