Shammah

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 8047 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hmmXfrom (08074)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShammahTWOT - 2409d
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
sham-maw' Noun Feminine
Definition
  1. waste, horror, appalment
    1. a waste (of land, city, etc)
    2. appalment, horror
NAS Word Usage - Total: 39
appalling 1, desolate 2, desolation 10, desolations 1, destroyed 1, destruction 1, dismay 1, horror 9, object of horror 10, waste 3
NAS Verse Count
Deuteronomy1
2 Kings1
2 Chronicles2
Psalms2
Isaiah3
Jeremiah24
Ezekiel1
Hosea1
Joel1
Micah1
Zephaniah1
Zechariah1


Total39
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 Shammah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .