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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #7679 - שָׂגָא
1325) cx (סג SG) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: Increase: The pictograph x is a picture of a thorn representing a turning, the c is a picture of a foot. Combined these mean "turning of the foot". To turn around or change directions.
bm ) aicx (סגיא SGYA) - Large: A greatness in size or stature. [Hebrew and Aramaic] [df: aygV] KJV (15): great, excellent, much, great, very, exceeding, sore - Strongs: H7689 (שַׂגִּיא), H7690 (שַׂגִּיא)
V) cfx (סוג SWG) - Turn: To turn or change directions, either physically or mentally. [df: gwV] KJV (17): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Pilpel, Participle) turn, back, backslider, drive - Strongs: H5472 (סוּג), H5473 (סוּג), H7734 (שׂוּג), H7735 (שׂוּג)
Nm ) cix (סיג SYG) - I. Dross:The impurities as scum or dregs that are formed on the surface of molten metals. [df: gwo]II. Turn:[df: gyV]KJV (9): dross, pursuing - Strongs: H5509 (סוּג), H7873 (שִׂיג)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
שָׂגָא not used in Kal, i.q. Aram. סְגָא to be or become great, to increase. (Cognate is גָּאָה, with a prefixed sibilant, see under שׂ p. 783, A.) Only found in
(1) to make great, followed by לְ Job 12:23.
(2) to magnify, to extol with praise, Job 36:24.
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