The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 08058 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
tmXa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
ShamatTWOT - 2408
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
shaw-mat' Verb
  1. to release, let drop or loose or rest or fall
    1. (Qal) to let drop or fall
    2. (Niphal) to be made to fall down, be thrown down
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to cause to let drop
      2. to release, let drop
King James Word Usage - Total: 9
release 2, throw down 2, shake 1, stumble 1, discontinue 1, overthrown 1, let rest 1
KJV Verse Count
2 Samuel1
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles1

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 Shamat". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .