Shiyr

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 7891 Browse Lexicon
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
NAS Word Usage - Total: 80
sang 6, sing 32, singer 1, singers 34, singing 3, sings 1, song leaders 1, sung 2
NAS Verse Count
Exodus2
Numbers1
Judges2
1 Samuel1
2 Samuel1
1 Kings1
1 Chronicles7
2 Chronicles8
Ezra5
Nehemiah16
Job2
Psalms23
Proverbs1
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah3
Jeremiah1
Ezekiel1
Zephaniah1


Total77
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 NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .