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Shiyr

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   07891  
Original WordWord Origin
ryXa primitive root [identical with (07788) through the idea of strolling minstrelsy]
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShiyrTWOT - 2378
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sheer     Verb
 Definition
  1. to sing
    1. (Qal)
      1. to sing
      2. singer, songstresses (participle)
    2. (Polel)
      1. to sing
      2. singer, songstress (participle)
    3. (Hophal) to be sung
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 87
sing 41, singer 37, singing men 4, singing women 4, behold 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
Exodus2
Numbers1
Judges2
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel1
1 Kings1
1 Chronicles7
2 Chronicles8
Ezra5
Nehemiah16
Job1
Psalms26
Proverbs1
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah3
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel1
Zephaniah1


Total79
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 Shiyr". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .