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Shama`

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   08085  
Original WordWord Origin
[mXa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Shama`TWOT - 2412, 2412a
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shaw-mah'   
 Definition
v
  1. to hear, listen to, obey
    1. (Qal)
      1. to hear (perceive by ear)
      2. to hear of or concerning
      3. to hear (have power to hear)
      4. to hear with attention or interest, listen to
      5. to understand (language)
      6. to hear (of judicial cases)
      7. to listen, give heed 1a
    2. to consent, agree 1a
    3. to grant request
      1. to listen to, yield to
      2. to obey, be obedient
    4. (Niphal)
      1. to be heard (of voice or sound)
      2. to be heard of
      3. to be regarded, be obeyed
    5. (Piel) to cause to hear, call to hear, summon
    6. (Hiphil)
      1. to cause to hear, tell, proclaim, utter a sound
      2. to sound aloud (musical term)
      3. to make proclamation, summon
      4. to cause to be heard n m
  2. sound
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 1159
hear 785, hearken 196, obey 81, publish 17, understand 9, obedient 8, diligently 8, shew 6, sound 3, declare 3, discern 2, noise 2, perceive 2, tell 2, reported 2, miscellaneous 33
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Genesis58
Exodus44
Leviticus7
Numbers31
Deuteronomy82
Joshua26
Judges22
Ruth2
1 Samuel60
2 Samuel28
1 Kings56
2 Kings39
1 Chronicles13
2 Chronicles45
Ezra3
Nehemiah27
Esther4
Job37
Psalms78
Proverbs30
Ecclesiastes7
Solomon3
Isaiah95
Jeremiah168
Lamentations4
Ezekiel46
Daniel14
Hosea3
Joel1
Amos10
Obadiah1
Jonah1
Micah8
Nahum3
Habakkuk3
Zephaniah2
Haggai1
Zechariah8
Malachi2


Total1072
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Shama`". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .