Shachath

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   7845  
Original WordWord Origin
txXfrom (07743)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShachathTWOT - 2343.1c,2370d
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shakh'-ath   Noun Feminine
 Definition
  1. pit, destruction, grave
    1. pit (for catching lions)
    2. pit (of Hell)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 23
destruction 1, dungeon 1, hole 1, pit 18, undergo decay 2
 
NAS Verse Count
Job7
Psalms9
Proverbs1
Isaiah2
Ezekiel3
Jonah1


Total23
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 Shachath". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .