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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #7683 - שָׁגַג

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to go astray, err, commit sin or error

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to err (mentally)

1a2) to sin (ignorantly or inadvertently)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 50 ‑ ἀγνοέω (ag‑no‑eh'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (5) NAS (5) HCS (4)
Genesis 1
Leviticus 1
Numbers 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Genesis 1
Leviticus 1
Numbers 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
Leviticus 1
Numbers 1
Job 1
Psalms 1
v-qPfs 1
v-qPms 2
v-qp3ms 1
v-qPfs 1
v-qPms 2
v-qp3ms 1
v-qPfs 1
v-qPms 2
v-qp3ms 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1463) cs (סהג ShG) AC: Err CO: ? AB: Error: The pictograph s is a picture of the two front teeth representing the idea of double, the c is a picture of a foot representing the carrying of a burden. Combined these mean "double burden". When a work is found to be in error, the work must be redone. An error that is made out of ignorance or accident.

A) cs (סהג ShG) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Error

hf1 ) ecsm (מסהגה MShGH) - Error: KJV (1): oversight - Strongs: H4870 (מִשְׁגֶּה)

B) ccs (סהגג ShGG) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Error

V) ccs (סהגג ShGG) - Err: KJV (5): (vf: Paal) err, flesh, sin, deceive, astray - Strongs: H7683 (שָׁגַג)

Nf1) eccs (סהגגה ShGGH) - Error: KJV (19): ignorance, unawares, error, unwittingly - Strongs: H7684 (שְׁגָגָה)

D) cas (סהאג ShAG) AC: Roar CO: ? AB: ?: The roaring like a lion. [Unknown connection to root;]

V) cas (סהאג ShAG) - R (vf: Paal) |kjv: roar - Strongs: H7580 (שָׁאַג)

Nf1 ) ecas (סהאגה ShAGH) - R |kjv: roaring - Strongs: H7581 (שְׁאָגָה)

E) acs (סהגא ShGA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Error

bf1 ) eaics (סהגיאה ShGYAH) - Error: [Aramaic only] KJV (1): error - Strongs: H7691 (שְׁגִיאָה)

H) ecs (סהגה ShGH) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Error

V) ecs (סהגה ShGH) - Err: KJV (21): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) err, ravished, wander, deceive, astray, ignorance - Strongs: H7686 (שָׁגָה)

J) cfs (סהוג ShWG) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Error

kf1 ) ecfsm (מסהוגה MShWGH) - Error: KJV (1): error - Strongs: H4879 (מְשׁוּגָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2019
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׁגַג] verb go astray, commit sin or error ("" שׁגה, שׁוג); —

Qal Perfect שָׁגָג֛ Leviticus 5:18; Participle שֹׁגֵג Job 12:16; Psalm 119:67; feminine שֹׁגֶ֫גֶת Numbers 15:23; —

1 err,. mentally Job 12:16.

2 sin ignorantly, inadvertently, Leviticus 5:18; Numbers 15:28 (P), compare Psalm 119:67. — בְּשַׁגָּם Genesis 6:3 perhaps Infinitive construct suffix, by reason of their going astray, see Ges§ 67p Ew Dr and others; > Vrss for that he also is flesh. אֲבִישַׁג.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁגַג i.q. שָׁגָה and שׁוּג

(1)  to wander, to go astray, hence

(2) to err, by error and imprudence, [to be ignorant, ] to commit a fault, Psalms 119:67; Numbers 15:28. שָׁגַג שְׁגָגָה Leviticus 5:18. Here also belongs Genesis 6:3, בְּשַׁגָּם “because of their erring.,” where שַׁג is an inf. of the form שַׁךְ Jeremiah 5:26.-שֹׁגֵג וּמַשְׁגֶּה Job 12:16, “erring (led astray) and leading astray,” a proverbial phrase, denoting men of every kind; compare similar phrases, Malachi 2:13; Deuteronomy 32:36. Hence

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List of Word Forms
בִשְׁגָגָ֖ה בשגגה שָׁגָ֛ג שֹׁגֵ֑ג שֹׁגֵ֥ג שגג ḇiš·ḡā·ḡāh ḇišḡāḡāh šā·ḡāḡ šāḡāḡ shaGag shoGeg šō·ḡêḡ šōḡêḡ vishgaGah
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