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Lexicon :: Strong's H8064 - shamayim

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שָׁמַיִם
Transliteration
shamayim
Pronunciation
shä·mah'·yim (Key)
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From an unused root meaning to be lofty
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2407a

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁמַיִם shâmayim, shaw-mah'-yim; dual of an unused singular שָׁמֶה shâmeh; from an unused root meaning to be lofty; the sky (as aloft; the dual perhaps alluding to the visible arch in which the clouds move, as well as to the higher ether where the celestial bodies revolve):—air, × astrologer, heaven(-s).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 420x

The KJV translates Strong's H8064 in the following manner: heaven (398x), air (21x), astrologers (with H1895) (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 420x
The KJV translates Strong's H8064 in the following manner: heaven (398x), air (21x), astrologers (with H1895) (1x).
  1. heaven, heavens, sky

    1. visible heavens, sky

      1. as abode of the stars

      2. as the visible universe, the sky, atmosphere, etc

    2. Heaven (as the abode of God)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁמַיִם shâmayim, shaw-mah'-yim; dual of an unused singular שָׁמֶה shâmeh; from an unused root meaning to be lofty; the sky (as aloft; the dual perhaps alluding to the visible arch in which the clouds move, as well as to the higher ether where the celestial bodies revolve):—air, × astrologer, heaven(-s).

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8064 matches the Hebrew שָׁמַיִם (shamayim),
which occurs 418 times in 392 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

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Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:1 - In the beginning God created the heavens H8064 and the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:8 - God called the [fn]expanse heaven. H8064 And there was evening and there was morning, a second day.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:9 - Then God said, “Let the waters below the heavens H8064 be gathered into one place, and let the dry land appear”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:14 - Then God said, “Let there be [fn]lights in the [fn]expanse of the heavens H8064 to separate the day from the night, and let them be for signs and for seasons and for days and years;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:15 - and let them be for [fn]lights in the [fn]expanse of the heavens H8064 to give light on the earth”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:17 - God placed them in the [fn]expanse of the heavens H8064 to give light on the earth,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:20 - Then God said, “Let the waters [fn]teem with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth [fn]in the open [fn]expanse of the heavens.” H8064
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:26 - Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the [fn]sky H8064 and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:28 - God blessed them; and God said to them, “Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the earth, and subdue it; and rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the [fn]sky H8064 and over every living thing that [fn]moves on the earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 1:30 - and to every beast of the earth and to every bird of the [fn]sky H8064 and to every thing that [fn]moves on the earth [fn]which has life, I have given every green plant for food”; and it was so.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:1 - Thus the heavens H8064 and the earth were completed, and all their hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:4 - [fn]This is the account of the heavens H8064 and the earth when they were created, in the day that the LORD God made earth and heaven. H8064
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:19 - Out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field and every bird of the [fn]sky, H8064 and brought them to the man to see what he would call them; and whatever the man called a living creature, that was its name.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 2:20 - The man gave names to all the cattle, and to the birds of the [fn]sky, H8064 and to every beast of the field, but for [fn]Adam there was not found a helper [fn]suitable for him.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:7 - The LORD said, “I will blot out man whom I have created from the face of the land, from man to animals to creeping things and to birds of the [fn]sky; H8064 for I am sorry that I have made them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 6:17 - “Behold, I, even I am bringing the flood of water upon the earth, to destroy all flesh in which is the breath of life, from under heaven; H8064 everything that is on the earth shall perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:3 - also of the birds of the [fn]sky, H8064 [fn]by sevens, male and female, to keep [fn]offspring alive on the face of all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:11 - In the six hundredth year of Noah’s life, in the second month, on the seventeenth day of the month, on the same day all the fountains of the great deep burst open, and the [fn]floodgates of the sky H8064 were opened.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:19 - The water prevailed more and more upon the earth, so that all the high mountains [fn]everywhere under the heavens H8064 were covered.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:23 - Thus He blotted out [fn]every living thing that was upon the face of the land, from man to animals to creeping things and to birds of the [fn]sky, H8064 and they were blotted out from the earth; and only Noah was left, together with those that were with him in the ark.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 8:2 - Also the fountains of the deep and the [fn]floodgates of the sky H8064 were closed, and the rain from the sky H8064 was restrained;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 9:2 - “The fear of you and the terror of you will be on every beast of the earth and on every bird of the [fn]sky; H8064 with everything that creeps on the ground, and all the fish of the sea, into your hand they are given.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:4 - They said, “Come, let us build for ourselves a city, and a tower whose top will reach into heaven, H8064 and let us make for ourselves a name, otherwise we will be scattered abroad over the face of the whole earth.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:19 - He blessed him and said,
“Blessed be Abram of [fn]God Most High,
[fn]Possessor of heaven H8064 and earth;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:22 - Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have [fn]sworn to the LORD [fn]God Most High, [fn]possessor of heaven H8064 and earth,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 15:5 - And He took him outside and said, “Now look toward the heavens, H8064 and count the stars, if you are able to count them.” And He said to him, “So shall your [fn]descendants be.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 19:24 - Then the LORD rained on Sodom and Gomorrah brimstone and fire from the LORD out of heaven, H8064
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 21:17 - God heard the lad crying; and the angel of God called to Hagar from heaven H8064 and said to her, “What is the matter with you, Hagar? Do not fear, for God has heard the voice of the lad where he is.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:11 - But the angel of the LORD called to him from heaven H8064 and said, “Abraham, Abraham!” And he said, “Here I am.”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:15 - Then the angel of the LORD called to Abraham a second time from heaven, H8064
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 22:17 - indeed I will greatly bless you, and I will greatly multiply your [fn]seed as the stars of the heavens H8064 and as the sand which is on the seashore; and your [fn]seed shall possess the gate of [fn]their enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:3 - and I will make you swear by the LORD, the God of heaven H8064 and the God of earth, that you shall not take a wife for my son from the daughters of the Canaanites, among whom I live,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 24:7 - “The LORD, the God of heaven, H8064 who took me from my father’s house and from the land of my birth, and who spoke to me and who swore to me, saying, ‘To your [fn]descendants I will give this land,’ He will send His angel before you, and you will take a wife for my son from there.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 26:4 - “I will multiply your [fn]descendants as the stars of heaven, H8064 and will give your [fn]descendants all these lands; and by your [fn]descendants all the nations of the earth [fn]shall be blessed;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:28 - Now may God give you of the dew of heaven, H8064
And of the fatness of the earth,
And an abundance of grain and new wine;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 27:39 - Then Isaac his father answered and said to him,
“Behold, [fn]away from the [fn]fertility of the earth shall be your dwelling,
And [fn]away from the dew of heaven H8064 from above.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:12 - He had a dream, and behold, a ladder was set on the earth with its top reaching to heaven; H8064 and behold, the angels of God were ascending and descending on it.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:17 - He was afraid and said, “How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.” H8064
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:25 - From the God of your father who helps you,
And [fn]by the [fn]Almighty who blesses you
With blessings of heaven H8064 above,
Blessings of the deep that lies beneath,
Blessings of the breasts and of the womb.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:8 - Then the LORD said to Moses and Aaron, “Take for yourselves handfuls of soot from a kiln, and let Moses throw it toward the sky H8064 in the sight of Pharaoh.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:10 - So they took soot from a kiln, and stood before Pharaoh; and Moses threw it toward the sky, H8064 and it became boils breaking out with sores on man and beast.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:22 - Now the LORD said to Moses, “Stretch out your hand toward the sky, H8064 that [fn]hail may fall on all the land of Egypt, on man and on beast and on every plant of the field, throughout the land of Egypt.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 9:23 - Moses stretched out his staff toward the sky, H8064 and the LORD [fn]sent [fn]thunder and hail, and fire ran down to the earth. And the LORD rained hail on the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:21 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Stretch out your hand toward the sky, H8064 that there may be darkness over the land of Egypt, even a darkness which may be felt.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:22 - So Moses stretched out his hand toward the sky, H8064 and there was thick darkness in all the land of Egypt for three days.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 16:4 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Behold, I will rain bread from heaven H8064 for you; and the people shall go out and gather a day’s portion every day, that I may test them, whether or not they will walk in My [fn]instruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 17:14 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Write this in [fn]a book as a memorial and [fn]recite it to Joshua, [fn]that I will utterly blot out the memory of Amalek from under heaven.” H8064
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:4 - “You shall not make for yourself [fn]an idol, or any likeness of what is in heaven H8064 above or on the earth beneath or in the water under the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:11 - “For in six days the LORD made the heavens H8064 and the earth, the sea and all that is in them, and rested on the seventh day; therefore the LORD blessed the sabbath day and made it holy.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:22 - Then the LORD said to Moses, “Thus you shall say to the sons of Israel, ‘You yourselves have seen that I have spoken [fn]to you from heaven. H8064

 
 
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