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Old Testament Hebrew

Entry for Strong's #7809 - שָׁחַד

Word Origin:
a primitive root
Parts of Speech:
Word Definition  [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs' | Strong's ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition
  1. (Qal) to give a present, bribe, ransom, offer gifts
Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 5412 ‑ φορτίζω (for‑tid'‑zo);  
Frequency / Word  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (2)NAS (2)HCS (2)
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2822) dhs (סהההד ShHhD) AC: ? CO: Bribe AB: ?: A gift presented to one in return for a favor. [from: dh- unity]

V) dhs (סהההד ShHhD) - Bribe: To give a bribe. KJV (2): (vf: Paal) reward, hire - Strongs: H7809 (שָׁחַד)

Nm) dhs (סהההד ShHhD) - Bribe: KJV (23): gift, reward, bribe, present, bribery - Strongs: H7810 (שֹׁחַד)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׁחַד] verb give a present, bribe ( Sirach 35:14; Aramaic שְׁחַד, bribe; perhaps also Assyrian šidê, gifts, Dl WB 643); —

Qal Imperfect 2 feminine singular, accusative of person וַתִּשְׁחֳדִי אוֺתָם Ezekiel 16:33 thou didst bribe them to come (לָבוֺא; "" נָתַן נְדָנִים); read probably also Infinitive construct suffix שַׁחֲדָהּ Isaiah 47:11 to buy it off (for ᵑ0שַׁחְרָהּ, so Kr Gr Buhl Che Hpt Hebrews 142, compare Marti; see Proverbs 6:35); Imperative masculine plural שִׁחֲדוּ בַעֲדִי (Ges§ 64 a) Job 6:22 give a bribe for me.

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List of Word Forms
וַתִּשְׁחֳדִ֣י ותשחדי שִׁחֲד֥וּ שחדו shichaDu ši·ḥă·ḏū šiḥăḏū vattishchoDi wat·tiš·ḥo·ḏî wattišḥoḏî
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