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Entry for Strong's #7723 - שַׁו

shâv', shav
shawv, shav  
Word Origin
from the same as (07722) in the sense of desolating
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) emptiness, vanity, falsehood

1a) emptiness, nothingness, vanity

1b) emptiness of speech, lying

1c) worthlessness (of conduct)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 459 ‑ ἄνομος (an'‑om‑os);  824 ‑ ἄτοπος (at'‑op‑os);  2756 ‑ κενός (ken‑os');  3152 ‑ μάταιος (mat'‑ah‑yos);  3153 ‑ ματαιότης (mat‑ah‑yot'‑ace);  3155 ‑ μάτην (mat'‑ane);  3155 ‑ μάτην (mat'‑ane);  5571 ‑ ψευδής (psyoo‑dace');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (53) NAS (53) HCS (53)
Exodus 2
Deuteronomy 2
Job 5
Psalms 14
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 4
Jeremiah 5
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 9
Hosea 2
Jonah 1
Zechariah 1
Malachi 1
Exodus 2
Deuteronomy 2
Job 5
Psalms 14
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 3
Jeremiah 5
Lamentations 1
Ezekiel 9
Hosea 2
Jonah 1
Zechariah 1
Malachi 1
Exodus 3
Deuteronomy 3
Job 6
Psalms 15
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 4
Jeremiah 5
Lamentations 2
Ezekiel 9
Hosea 2
Jonah 1
Zechariah 1
Malachi 1
n-cms 43
n-cms 44
n-cms 40

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1461) as (סהא ShA) AC: Crash CO: Storm AB: Desolate: The crashing of thunder or waves as a desolating storm.

A) as (סהא ShA) AC: ? CO: Storm AB: ?: A loud rushing noise or crashing as thunder or the crashing of waves in the sea.

Nf2) tas (סהאת ShAT) - Tumult: KJV (1): desolation - Strongs: H7612 (שֵׁאת)

jm) nfas (סהאונ ShAWN) - Tumult: KJV (17): noise, tumult, rushing, horrible, pomp - Strongs: H7588 (שָׁאוֹן)

H) eas (סהאה ShAH) AC: Crash CO: Thunder AB: ?

V) eas (סהאה ShAH) - Crash: KJV (7): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Participle) lay waste, rushing, waste, desolate - Strongs: H7582 (שָׁאָה), H7583 (שָׁאָה)

ff1) eias (סהאיה ShAYH) - Crashing: KJV (1): destruction - Strongs: H7591 (שְׁאִיָּה)

if1) eafst (תסהואה TShWAH) - Thunder: KJV (4): noise - Strongs: H8663 (תְּשֻׁאָה)

J) afs (סהוא ShWA) AC: ? CO: Storm AB: Desolation: A desolating storm.

Nm) afs (סהוא ShWA) - I. Storm:A loud and destructive crashing of thunder and waves. II. Empty:In the sense of destroyed. Empty words or actions. KJV (53): desolate, vain, vanity, false, lying lies - Strongs: H7722 (שֹׁאָה), H7723 (שַׁו)

Nf1) eafs (סהואה ShWAH) - Storm: A loud and destructive crashing of thunder or waves. KJV (14): desolation, destruction, desolate, destroy, storm, wasteness - Strongs: H7722 (שֹׁאָה), H7584 (שַׁאֲוָה)

af1) eafsm (מסהואה MShWAH) - Desolation: KJV (2): desolation, destruction - Strongs: H4876 (מַשּׁוּאָה)

kf1) eafsm (מסהואה MShWAH) - Desolation: KJV (3): desolation, waste - Strongs: H4875 (מְשֹׁאָה)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שָׁוְא noun [masculine] emptiness, vanity; — ׳שׁ absolute Exodus 23:1 51t., שָׁו Job 15:31 (Kt); —

1 emptiness, nothingness, vanity: תְּשׁוּעַת אָרָם׳שׁ Psalm 60:13 vain (is) man's deliverance, = Psalm 108:13; לָכֶם׳שׁ Psalm 127:2 it is vain (useless) for you; Psalm 89:48 for (עַל) what nothingness hast thou created man ? compare ׳יַרְחֵי שׁ Job 7:3; ׳הַבְלֵי שׁ Psalm 31:7 (idols) = Jonah 2:9, compare Jeremiah 18:15 + Hosea 5:11 ᵐ5 (for צָו); ׳מִנְחַת שׁ Isaiah 1:13 of ineffective offering to ׳י; ׳נשׂא לַשּׁ (לֹא) Exodus 20:7 (twice in verse) take up name of God in vain (to no good purpose) = Deuteronomy 5:11 (twice in verse), compare Psalm 24:4; Psalm 139:20 [ᵑ0 lifted up in vain are thy foes, but read שְׁמֶ֑ךָ for עָרֶיךָ, compare נשׂא 1 b (

7); al. עָלֶיךָ, see II. עָר]; ׳היה שׁ Hosea 12:12 become nothing (We ׳עשׂה שׁ, and so

3); ׳ראה שׁ Psalm 119:37; adverb ׳לַשּׁ in vain Jeremiah 2:30; Jeremiah 4:30; Jeremiah 6:29; Jeremiah 46:11; ׳שׁ Psalm 127:1 (twice in verse); Malachi 3:14.

2 emptiness of speech, "" lying, ׳שׁוּדְבַר כָּזָב Proverbs 30:8; ׳דבּר שׁ Psalm 12:3; Psalm 41:7; Psalm 144:8; Psalm 144:11; Isaiah 59:4; Ezekiel 13:8; ׳אָלוֺת שׁ Hosea 10:4 + Hosea 12:2 ᵐ5 We and others (for שֹׁד); ׳הָלַךְ עִםשֿׁ Job 31:5 ("" מִרְמָה); ׳עֵד שׁ Deuteronomy 5:17 (= עֵדשָֽׁקֶר Exodus 20:16); compare ׳שֵׁמַע שׁ Exodus 23:1 (E); of false (empty) prophecy ׳חֲזוֺן שׁ Ezekiel 12:24, ׳חָזוּ שׁ Lamentations 2:14; see also Ezekiel 13:6,7,9,23; Ezekiel 21:34; Ezekiel 22:28; Job 35:13 (or empty complaining, below 1); ׳קסם שׁ Ezekiel 21:28; חֲלֹמוֺת׳הַשּׁ Zechariah 10:2.

3 of conduct, worthlessness (Buhl below

1,2); ׳מְרתי שׁ worthless men Psalm 26:4; Job 11:11; worthless motives (in figurative) ׳חַבְלֵי הַשּׁ Isaiah 5:18; ׳נָפַת שׁ Isaiah 30:28 (i.e. sifting out the worthless; al. sieve of (bringing) disappointment); play on meanings in Job 15:31 (twice in verse), compare Dr Job , Psalt. 464.

II. שׁוא (√ of following; probably "" form of שׁאה).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שַׁו Job 15:31 כתיב, i.q. שָׁוְא.

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בַּשָּׁ֣יו בשיו הַשָּׁ֑וְא הַשָּׁ֣וא השוא וְ֝שָׁ֗וְא וא ושוא לַשָּֽׁוְא׃ לַשָּׁ֑וְא לַשָּׁ֖וְא לַשָּׁ֣וְא לַשָּׁוְא֙ לשוא לשוא׃ שָּׁ֝֗וְא שָֽׁוְא׃ שָׁ֑וְא שָׁ֔וְא שָׁ֖וְא שָׁ֚וְא שָׁ֝֗וְא שָׁ֣וְא שָׁ֤וְא שָׁ֤וְא ׀ שָׁ֭וְא שָׁוְא֙ שָׁוְא֮ שוא שוא׃ baš·šāw bashShav baššāw haš·šā·w haš·šāw hashShav haššāw laš·šāw lashShav laššāw šāw Shav v veShav w wə·šāw wəšāw
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