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Strong's #7811 - שָׂחָה

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1) to swim

1a) (Qal) swim (participle)

1b) (Hiphil) to make to swim

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 3068 ‑ λούω (loo'‑o);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (3)
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
NAS (3)
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
HCS (3)
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
BSB (3)
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
ESV (3)
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
WEB (3)
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1330) hx (סהה SHh) AC: Sweep CO: ? AB: ?

A) hx (סהה SHh) AC: Sweep CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) hx (סהה SHh) - Meditate: A sweeping away in thought. [df: xV] KJV (1): thought - Strongs: H7808 (שֵׂחַ)

fm ) ihx (סההי SHhY) - Rubbish: What is swept away. KJV (1): offscouring - Strongs: H5501 (סְחִי)

H) ehx (סההה SHhH) AC: Sweep CO: ? AB: ?

V) ehx (סההה SHhH) - Sweep: Sweep. [df: hxV] KJV (4): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Piel, Participle) swim, scrape - Strongs: H5500 (סָחָה), H7811 (שָׂחָה)

J) hfx (סוהה SWHh) AC: Meditate CO: ? AB: ?

V) hfx (סוהה SWHh) - Meditate: A sweeping away in thought. [df: xwV] KJV (1): (vf: Paal) meditate - Strongs: H7742 (שׂוּחַ)

Nf1 ) ehfx (סוההה SWHhH) - Rubbish: What is swept away. KJV (1): torn - Strongs: H5478 (סוּחָה)

K) fhx (סההו SHhW) AC: Swim CO: ? AB: ?: The sweeping of the arms in water.

Nm) fhx (סההו SHhW) - Swim: [df: wxV] KJV (1): swim - Strongs: H7813 (שָׂחוּ)

M) hix (סיהה SYHh) AC: Meditate CO: ? AB: ?

V) hix (סיהה SYHh) - Meditate: A sweeping away in thougt. [df: xyV] KJV (20): (vf: Paal) talk, meditate, speak, complain, pray, commune, muse, declare - Strongs: H7878 (שִׂיחַ)

Nm ) hix (סיהה SYHh) - I. Meditating:A sweeping away in thought. [df: xyV]II. Bush:As sweeping in the wind. KJV (18): complaint, meditation, prayer, talking, communication, babbling - Strongs: H7879 (שִׂיחַ), H7880 (שִׂיחַ)

Nf1) ehix (סיההה SYHhH) - Meditation: A sweeping away in thought. [df: hxyV] KJV (3): meditation, prayer - Strongs: H7881 (שִׂיחָה)

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׂחָה] verb swim (Late Hebrew סָחוּ swimming; Targum סְחָא, Syriac swim, bathe, also סָחְיָא, סַחְיָנָא, שָׂחְיָנָא swimmer; Aph`el wash); —

Qal Participle + Infinitive construct כַּאֲשֶׁר יְפָרֵשׂ הַשּׂחֶה לִשְׂחוֺת Isaiah 25:11.

Hiph`il Imperfect 1 singular אַשְׂחֶה Psalm 6:7 I make my bed swim (with my tears; another view below שִׂיחַ Qal 1).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׂחָה to swim, Isaiah 25:11.

Hiphil, to inundate, Psalms 6:7. Hence

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List of Word Forms
אַשְׂחֶ֣ה אשחה הַשֹּׂחֶ֖ה השחה לִשְׂח֑וֹת לשחות ’aś·ḥeh ’aśḥeh asCheh haś·śō·ḥeh hassoCheh haśśōḥeh liś·ḥō·wṯ lisChot liśḥōwṯ