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Entry for Strong's #7622 - שְׁבִית

shebûth, shebı̂yth
sheb-ooth', sheb-eeth'  
Word Origin
from (07617)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) captivity, captives

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 161 ‑ αἰχμαλωσία (aheekh‑mal‑o‑see'‑ah);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (43) NAS (32) HCS (31)
Numbers 1
Deuteronomy 1
Job 1
Psalms 4
Jeremiah 11
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 3
Hosea 1
Joel 1
Amos 1
Zephaniah 2
Numbers 1
Deuteronomy 1
Job 1
Psalms 5
Jeremiah 11
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 3
Hosea 1
Joel 1
Amos 1
Zephaniah 2
Numbers 1
Deuteronomy 1
Job 1
Psalms 4
Jeremiah 12
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 6
Hosea 1
Joel 1
Amos 1
Zephaniah 2
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 21
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 22
n-cfs 1
n-cfsc 22

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1462) bs (סהב ShB) AC: Turn CO: Seat AB: ?: The pictograph s is a picture of the two front teeth representing pressing, the b is a picture of tent. Combined these mean "Press to the tent". A place of dwelling as the place returned to. A turning back or away from someone or something. A captive is one turned away from a place of dwelling. (eng: shove)

A) bs (סהב ShB) AC: ? CO: Seat AB: ?: A returning to ones place of residence where one sits.

Nf2) tbs (סהבת ShBT) - Seat: KJV (4): seat, place - Strongs: H7675 (שֶׁבֶת)

qf) fbs (סהבו ShBW) - Shvo: An unknown stone, possibly an agate. KJV (2): agate - Strongs: H7618 (שְׁבוֹ)

B) bbs (סהבב ShBB) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

Nm ) bbs (סהבב ShBB) - Broken: To be broken into pieces. [Unknown connection to root;] KJV (1): broken - Strongs: H7616 (שְׁבָבִים)

bm) bibs (סהביב ShBYB) - Flame: [Unknown connection to root; Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (3): spark, flame - Strongs: H7631 (שְׁבִיב), H7632 (שָׁבִיב)

gm) bbfs (סהובב ShWBB) - Backsliding: A turning back. KJV (6): backsliding, frowardly - Strongs: H7726 (שׁוֹבָב), H7728 (שׁוֹבֵב)

H) ebs (סהבה ShBH) AC: Capture CO: Captive AB: ?: A forcible turning away from ones homeland to another place.

V) ebs (סהבה ShBH) - Capture: To take one away from his homeland as a captive. KJV (47): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Participle) captive, away, carry, take - Strongs: H7617 (שָׁבָה)

Nf3) tfbs (סהבות ShBWT) - Captivity: [df: tybs] KJV (44): captivity, captive - Strongs: H7622 (שְׁבִית)

ff ) ibs (סהבי ShBY) - Captive: KJV (49): captivity, captive, prisoner, taken - Strongs: H7628 (שְׁבִי)

ff1) eibs (סהביה ShBYH) - Captive: KJV (9): captive, captivity - Strongs: H7633 (שִׁבְיָה)

J) bfs (סהוב ShWB) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?: A turning back to a previous state or place.

V) bfs (סהוב ShWB) - Return: To turn back. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (1074): (vf: Paal, Hiphil, Hophal, Pual, Participle) return, again, turn, back, away, restore, bring, render, answer, recompense, recover, deliver, put, withdraw, requite - Strongs: H7725 (שׁוּב), H8421 (תּוּב)

Nf1) ebfs (סהובה ShWBH) - Returning: KJV (1): returning - Strongs: H7729 (שׁוּבָה)

if1) ebfst (תסהובה TShWBH) - Return: Also a reply as a return. KJV (8): return, expire, answer - Strongs: H8666 (תְּשֻׁבָה)

kf1) ebfsm (מסהובה MShWBH) - Backsliding: A turning back. KJV (12): backsliding, turning away - Strongs: H4878 (מְשֻׁבָה)

L) bsi (יסהב YShB) AC: Sit CO: Dwelling AB: ?: A place of dwelling as the place returned to.

V) bsi (יסהב YShB) - Sit: To set oneself down in the dwelling place for the night or for long periods of time. To settle or remain. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (1093): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hophal, Piel) dwell, inhabitant, sit, abide, inhabit, down, remain, in, tarry, set, continue, place, still, taken - Strongs: H3427 (יָשַׁב), H3488 (יְתִב)

am) bsfm (מוסהב MWShB) - Dwelling: The place of sitting. KJV (44): habitation, dwelling, seat, dwellingplace, dwell, place, sitting, assembly, situation, sojourning - Strongs: H4186 (מֹשָׁב)

im) bsft (תוסהב TWShB) - Sojourner: One who travels from place to place. KJV (14): sojourner, stranger, foreigner - Strongs: H8453 (תֹּשָׁב)

M) bis (סהיב ShYB) AC: Turn CO: ? AB: ?

Nf1 ) ebis (סהיבה ShYBH) - Return: KJV (2): captivity - Strongs: H7870 (שִׁיבָה), H7871 (שִׁיבָה)

Adopted Roots:

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Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שְׁבִית,שְׁבוּת noun feminine id. (√ שׁבהᵐ5 Thes SS Preusschen: ZAWxv (1895),1ff. Krae Ezekiel 10:53; > √ שׁוב Ew JBW V(1852-3),216 F., §165B Ol§ 412,417§ 464 Kue Ttijdschr.vii.519 ff. Oort Ib.xiv. 157 Schw ZAWviii(1888),200 and others; Kö ii 1 166f.474;ii.2,§329 i thinks derivatives of שׁבה and שׁוב are confused, compare Ew§ 166b); — absolute שְׁבִית Numbers 21:29; construct שְׁבוּת Hosea 6:11 +, sf שְׁבוּתְךָ Deuteronomy 30:3 שְׁבִיתְהֶן Ezekiel 16:53 a (see below), שְׁבוּתֵיכֶם Zephaniah 3:20 (read ת־ְכֶם Now GASm), etc. [ᵑ0 has שְׁבוּת, etc. 16t., +Kt (שְׁבִית Qr) Zephaniah 2:7; Psalm 85:2; Psalm 126:4+ Ezekiel 16:53 a (Gi, but Baer שְׁבִיתְהֶן Kt and Qr, see his note), +Qr (Kt שׁבית) Jeremiah 29:14; Jeremiah 49:39; Ezekiel 16:53b,c + v:d (but < read וְשַׁבְתִּ֫י for וּשְׁב֯יו Vrss Comm.), Lamentations 2:14; Job 42:10; שְׁבִית Kt and Qr Numbers 21:29, שְׁבִיתַתִךְ Ezekiel 16:53 (but Co Krae שְׁבוּתֵךְ); שְׁכִית probably earlier Ew§ 186b and elsewhere Psalm 126:1 read probably שְׁבִית for שִׁיבַת; —

1 in clause נָתַן בַּשְּׁבִית Numbers 21:29 (JE) give his daughters into captivity (or as captives, "" מְּלֵיטִם of sons, compare Jeremiah 48:46; compare (perhaps) Lamentations 1:7 (see [ מִשְׁבָּת] below שׁבת).

2 in phrase restore the captivity of, accusative after שׁוּב, הֵשִׁיב, ׳י subject [verb

Qal Deuteronomy 30:3+ 15t.,+ Ezekiel 16:53 d Psalm 126:1 (see below);

Hiph`il Jeremiah 32:41+ 5t., + Qal Kt,

Hiph`il Qr, Jeremiah 33:26 2t.]: ,

a. of Israel (or Judah) Hosea 6:(ᵐ5. joins to Hosea 7:1, Song of Solomon , as gloss, We Now), Zephaniah 2:7; Zephaniah 3:20; Deuteronomy 30:3; Jeremiah 29:14; Jeremiah 30:3,18 (אָהֳלֵי יַעֲקֹב׳שׁ), Jeremiah 31:23; Jeremiah 32:44; Jeremiah 33:7 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 33:11 (הָאָרֶץ׳שׁ), Jeremiah 33:26; Lamentations 2:14 (subject prophet), Ezekiel 16:53a,c,d (on text see above), Ezekiel 39:25; Amos 9:14; Joel 4:1; Psalm 14:7 = Psalm 53:7; Psalm 85:2; Psalm 126:1 (see above), Psalm 53:4.

b. of other nations Jeremiah 48:47 (compare Jeremiah 48:46), Jeremiah 49:6,39; Ezekiel 29:14 (compare Ezekiel 29:13).

c. apparently in more Genesis , sense, restore fortunes of Sodom Ezekiel 16:53 (Krae, compare following).

d. restore fortunes of individuals, Job 42:10.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שְׁבִית f. i.q. שְׁבוּת (which see) captivity.

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