Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #8045 - שָׁמַד
1) to destroy, exterminate, be destroyed, be exterminated
1a1) to be annihilated, be exterminated
1a2) to be destroyed, be devastated
1b1) to annihilate, exterminate
1b2) to destroy
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
שָׁמַד not used in Kal (kindred to שָׁמַם).
Hiphil הִשְׁמִיד to destroy
(a) to lay waste cities, altars, Leviticus 26:30; Numbers 33:52. More frequently
(b) to destroy persons and peoples, Deuteronomy 1:27, 2:12, 21, 22, 23 Esther 3:6. Inf. הַשְׁמֵד subst. destruction, Isaiah 14:23.
(1) to be laid waste, as a field, Jeremiah 48:8 hills, Hosea 10:8.
(2) to be destroyed, cut off, of peoples, Deuteronomy 4:26, 28:20 and of individuals, Genesis 34:30; Psalms 37:38.