Shamem

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 08074 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~mXa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShamemTWOT - 2409
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shaw-mame' Verb
Definition
  1. to be desolate, be appalled, stun, stupefy
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be desolated, be deflowered, be deserted, be appalled
      2. to be appalled, be awestruck
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be desolated, be made desolate
      2. to be appalled
    3. (Polel)
      1. to be stunned
      2. appalling, causing horror (participle) 1c
    4. horror-causer, appaller (subst)
    5. (Hiphil)
      1. to devastate, ravage, make desolated
      2. to appal, show horror
    6. (Hophal) to lay desolate, be desolated
    7. (Hithpolel)
      1. to cause to be desolate
      2. to be appalled, be astounded
      3. to cause oneself desolation, cause oneself ruin
King James Word Usage - Total: 92
desolate 49, astonished 20, desolation 7, waste 5, destroy 3, wondered 2, amazed 1, astonishment 1, miscellaneous 4
KJV Verse Count
Leviticus6
Numbers1
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel1
1 Kings1
2 Chronicles2
Ezra2
Job4
Psalms4
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah10
Jeremiah11
Lamentations6
Ezekiel23
Daniel7
Hosea1
Joel1
Amos2
Micah1
Zephaniah1
Zechariah1


Total87
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 Shamem". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .