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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #8371 - שָׁתַת
1) (Qal) to set, appoint
Nm) tis (סהית ShYT) - I. Garment:Colorful or special garments for feasting or other special activity. II. Thorn:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (9): garment, attire, thorn - Strongs: H7897 (שִׁית), H7898 (שַׁיִת)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
שָׁתַת i.q. שִׁית to set, to place. From this there twice occurs, pret. pl. שַׁתּוּ, Psalms 49:15, כַּצּאֹן לִשְׁאֹל שַׁתּוּ “like sheep they place (them) in Hades,” i.e. they drive, thrust them down thither (compare Psalms 88:5); Psalms 73:9, שַׁתּוּ בַשָּׁמַיִם פִּיהֶם “they set their mouth against the heavens,” i.e. they assail heaven, and, as it were, provoke it, with proud and impious words.
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