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Lexicon :: Strong's H8123 - Shimshown

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shim·shon' (Key)
Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

שִׁמְשׁוֹן Shimshôwn, shim-shone'; from H8121; sunlight; Shimshon, an Israelite:—Samson.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x

The KJV translates Strong's H8123 in the following manner: Samson (38x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 38x
The KJV translates Strong's H8123 in the following manner: Samson (38x).
  1. Samson = "like the sun"

    1. a Danite, son of Manoah, a Nazarite for life, and a judge of Israel for 20 years

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שִׁמְשׁוֹן Shimshôwn, shim-shone'; from H8121; sunlight; Shimshon, an Israelite:—Samson.


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8123 matches the Hebrew שִׁמְשׁוֹן (Shimshown),
which occurs 0 times in 37 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the NASB

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 13:24 - Then the woman gave birth to a son and named him Samson; H8123 and the child grew up and the LORD blessed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:1 - Then Samson H8123 went down to Timnah and saw a woman in Timnah, one of the daughters of the Philistines.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:3 - Then his father and his mother said to him, “Is there no woman among the daughters of your [fn]relatives, or among all [fn]our people, that you go to take a wife from the uncircumcised Philistines?” But Samson H8123 said to his father, “Get her for me, for she [fn]looks good to me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:5 - Then Samson H8123 went down to Timnah with his father and mother, and came as far as the vineyards of Timnah; and behold, a young lion came roaring toward him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:7 - So he went down and talked to the woman; and she [fn]looked good to Samson. H8123
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:10 - Then his father went down to the woman; and Samson H8123 made a feast there, for the young men customarily did this.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:12 - Then Samson H8123 said to them, “Let me now propound a riddle to you; if you will indeed tell it to me within the seven days of the feast, and find it out, then I will give you thirty linen wraps and thirty changes of clothes.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:15 - Then it came about on the [fn]fourth day that they said to Samson’s H8123 wife, “Entice your husband, so that he will tell us the riddle, or we will burn you and your father’s house with fire. Have you invited us to impoverish us? Is this not so?
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:16 - Samson’s H8123 wife wept before him and said, “You only hate me, and you do not love me; you have propounded a riddle to the sons of my people, and have not told it to me.” And he said to her, “Behold, I have not told it to my father or mother; so should I tell you?”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 14:20 - But Samson’s H8123 wife was given to his companion who had been his [fn]friend.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:1 - But after a while, in the time of wheat harvest, Samson H8123 visited his wife with a young goat, and said, “I will go in to my wife in her room.” But her father did not let him enter.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:3 - Samson H8123 then said to them, “This time I shall be blameless in regard to the Philistines when I do them harm.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:4 - Samson H8123 went and caught three hundred foxes, and took torches, and turned the foxes tail to tail and put one torch in the middle between two tails.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:6 - Then the Philistines said, “Who did this?” And they said, “Samson, H8123 the son-in-law of the Timnite, because [fn]he took his wife and gave her to his companion.” So the Philistines came up and burned her and her father with fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:7 - Samson H8123 said to them, “Since you act like this, I will surely take revenge on you, but after that I will quit.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:10 - The men of Judah said, “Why have you come up against us?” And they said, “We have come up to bind Samson H8123 in order to do to him as he did to us.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:11 - Then 3,000 men of Judah went down to the cleft of the rock of Etam and said to Samson, H8123 “Do you not know that the Philistines are rulers over us? What then is this that you have done to us?” And he said to them, “As they did to me, so I have done to them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:12 - They said to him, “We have come down to bind you so that we may give you into the hands of the Philistines.” And Samson H8123 said to them, “Swear to me that you will not [fn]kill me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:16 - Then Samson H8123 said,
“With the jawbone of a donkey,
[fn]Heaps upon heaps,
With the jawbone of a donkey
I have [fn]killed a thousand men.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:1 - Now Samson H8123 went to Gaza and saw a harlot there, and went in to her.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:2 - When it was told to the Gazites, saying, “Samson H8123 has come here,” they surrounded the place and lay in wait for him all night at the gate of the city. And they kept silent all night, saying, “Let us wait until the morning light, then we will kill him.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:3 - Now Samson H8123 lay until midnight, and at midnight he arose and took hold of the doors of the city gate and the two posts and pulled them up along with the bars; then he put them on his shoulders and carried them up to the top of the mountain which is opposite Hebron.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:6 - So Delilah said to Samson, H8123 “Please tell me where your great strength is and [fn]how you may be bound to afflict you.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:7 - Samson H8123 said to her, “If they bind me with seven fresh cords that have not been dried, then I will become weak and be like any other man.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:9 - Now she had men lying in wait in an inner room. And she said to him, “The Philistines are upon you, Samson!” H8123 But he snapped the cords as a string of tow snaps when it [fn]touches fire. So his strength was not discovered.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:10 - Then Delilah said to Samson, H8123 “Behold, you have deceived me and told me lies; now please tell me [fn]how you may be bound.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:12 - So Delilah took new ropes and bound him with them and said to him, “The Philistines are upon you, Samson!” H8123 For the men were lying in wait in the inner room. But he snapped [fn]the ropes from his arms like a thread.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:13 - Then Delilah said to Samson, H8123 “Up to now you have deceived me and told me lies; tell me [fn]how you may be bound.” And he said to her, “If you weave the seven locks of my [fn]hair with the web [fn][and fasten it with a pin, then I will become weak and be like any other man.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:14 - So while he slept, Delilah took the seven locks of his [fn]hair and wove them into the web]. And she fastened it with the pin and said to him, “The Philistines are upon you, Samson!” H8123 But he awoke from his sleep and pulled out the pin of the loom and the web.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:20 - She said, “The Philistines are upon you, Samson!” H8123 And he awoke from his sleep and said, “I will go out as at other times and shake myself free.” But he did not know that the LORD had departed from him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:23 - Now the lords of the Philistines assembled to offer a great sacrifice to Dagon their god, and to rejoice, for they said,
“Our god has given Samson H8123 our enemy into our hands.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:25 - It so happened when [fn]they were in high spirits, that they said, “Call for Samson, H8123 that he may amuse us.” So they called for Samson H8123 from the prison, and he [fn]entertained them. And they made him stand between the pillars.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:26 - Then Samson H8123 said to the boy who was holding his hand, “Let me feel the pillars on which the house rests, that I may lean against them.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:27 - Now the house was full of men and women, and all the lords of the Philistines were there. And about 3,000 men and women were on the roof looking on while Samson H8123 was amusing them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:28 - Then Samson H8123 called to the LORD and said, “O Lord [fn]GOD, please remember me and please strengthen me just this time, O God, that I may at once be avenged of the Philistines for my two eyes.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:29 - Samson H8123 grasped the two middle pillars on which the house rested, and braced himself against them, the one with his right hand and the other with his left.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:30 - And Samson H8123 said, “Let me die with the Philistines!” And he bent with [fn]all his might so that the house fell on the lords and all the people who were in it. So the dead whom he killed at his death were more than those whom he killed in his life.
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