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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #8257 - שָׁקַע

Transliteration
shâqa‛
Phonetics
shaw-kah'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
2456
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to sink, sink down, subside

1a) (Qal) to sink

1b) (Niphal) to sink, collapse

1c) (Hiphil) to sink down, cause to settle

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2869 ‑ κοπάζω (kop‑ad'‑zo);  2270 ‑ ἡσυχάζω (hay‑soo‑khad'‑zo);  2597 ‑ καταβαίνω (kat‑ab‑ah'ee‑no);  
Frequency Lists  
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KJV (6)
Numbers
1
Job
1
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
2
NAS (8)
Numbers
1
Job
2
Jeremiah
2
Ezekiel
1
Amos
2
HCS (6)
Numbers
1
Job
1
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
2
BSB (6)
Numbers
1
Job
1
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
2
ESV (6)
Numbers
1
Job
1
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
2
WEB (6)
Numbers
1
Job
1
Jeremiah
1
Ezekiel
1
Amos
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2876) oqs (סהקאה ShQAh) AC: Sink CO: Deep AB: ?: [from: hs]

V) oqs (סהקאה ShQAh) - Sink: To sink down. KJV (6): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) drown, quench, sink, down, deep - Strongs: H8257 (שָׁקַע)

hm) oqsm (מסהקאה MShQAh) - Deep: KJV (1): deep - Strongs: H4950 (מִשְׁקָע)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2021
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁקַע to subside, to sink down, as fire, Numbers 11:2 to be submerged as a country, Jeremiah 51:64; Amos 9:5, “it is overflowed, כִּיאֹר מִצְריִם as by the river of Egypt,” where it is joined with an acc. of plenty.

Niphal, to be submerged (of a country), Amos 8:8 קרי. In כתיב for נִשְׁקְעָה there is נִשְׁקָה by elision of ע.

Hiphil

(1) to cause to sink down, water, Ezekiel 32:14.

(2) to sink, to depress, Job 40:25 בְּחֶבֶל תַּשְׁקִיעַ לְשֹׁנוֹ “canst thou sink down his tongue with a cord?” canst thou tame him (the crocodile) by putting a cord or bridle in his mouth?

Derivatives, מִשְׁקָע.

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List of Word Forms
אַשְׁקִ֣יעַ אשקיע וְנִשְׁקְעָ֖ה וְשָׁקְעָ֖ה וַתִּשְׁקַ֖ע ונשקעה ושקעה ותשקע תִּשְׁקַ֨ע תַּשְׁקִ֥יעַ תשקיע תשקע ’aš·qî·a‘ ’ašqîa‘ ashKia taš·qî·a‘ tashKia tašqîa‘ tiš·qa‘ tishKa tišqa‘ vattishKa venishkeAh veshakeAh wat·tiš·qa‘ wattišqa‘ wə·niš·qə·‘āh wə·šā·qə·‘āh wənišqə‘āh wəšāqə‘āh
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2021. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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