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Lexicon :: Strong's H7971 - shalach


shä·lakh' (Key)
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2394

KJV Translation Count — Total: 847x
The KJV translates Strongs H7971 in the following manner: send (566x), go (73x), (send, put, ...) forth (54x), send away (48x), lay (14x), send out (12x), put (10x), put away (7x), cast out (7x), stretch out (5x), cast (5x), set (5x), put out (4x), depart (4x), soweth (3x), loose (3x), misc (22x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to send, send away, let go, stretch out

    1. (Qal)

      1. to send

      2. to stretch out, extend, direct

      3. to send away

      4. to let loose

    2. (Niphal) to be sent

    3. (Piel)

      1. to send off or away or out or forth, dismiss, give over, cast out

      2. to let go, set free

      3. to shoot forth (of branches)

      4. to let down

      5. to shoot

    4. (Pual) to be sent off, be put away, be divorced, be impelled

    5. (Hiphil) to send

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁלַח shâlach, shaw-lakh'; a primitive root; to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications):—× any wise, appoint, bring (on the way), cast (away, out), conduct, × earnestly, forsake, give (up), grow long, lay, leave, let depart (down, go, loose), push away, put (away, forth, in, out), reach forth, send (away, forth, out), set, shoot (forth, out), sow, spread, stretch forth (out).
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H7971 matches the Hebrew שָׁלַח (shalach),
which occurs 852 times in 790 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 16 (Gen 3:22–Gen 43:4)

Tools specific to Gen 3:22

Gen 3:22

And the LORD God said, Behold, the man is become as one of us, to know good and evil: and now, lest he put forth H7971 his hand, and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live for ever:

Tools specific to Gen 3:23

Gen 3:23

Therefore the LORD God sent him forth H7971 from the garden of Eden, to till the ground from whence he was taken.

Tools specific to Gen 8:7

Gen 8:7

And he sent forth H7971 a raven, which went forth to and fro, until the waters were dried up from off the earth.

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Gen 8:8

Also he sent forth H7971 a dove from him, to see if the waters were abated from off the face of the ground;

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Gen 8:9

But the dove found no rest for the sole of her foot, and she returned unto him into the ark, for the waters were on the face of the whole earth: then he put forth H7971 his hand, and took her, and pulled her in unto him into the ark.

Tools specific to Gen 8:10

Gen 8:10

And he stayed yet other seven days; and again he sent forth H7971 the dove out of the ark;

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Gen 8:12

And he stayed yet other seven days; and sent forth H7971 the dove; which returned not again unto him any more.

Tools specific to Gen 12:20

Gen 12:20

And Pharaoh commanded his men concerning him: and they sent him away, H7971 and his wife, and all that he had.

Tools specific to Gen 18:16

Gen 18:16

And the men rose up from thence, and looked toward Sodom: and Abraham went with them to bring them on the way. H7971

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Gen 19:10

But the men put forth H7971 their hand, and pulled Lot into the house to them, and shut to the door.

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Gen 19:13

For we will destroy this place, because the cry of them is waxen great before the face of the LORD; and the LORD hath sent H7971 us to destroy it.

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Gen 19:29

And it came to pass, when God destroyed the cities of the plain, that God remembered Abraham, and sent H7971 Lot out of the midst of the overthrow, when he overthrew the cities in the which Lot dwelt.

Tools specific to Gen 20:2

Gen 20:2

And Abraham said of Sarah his wife, She is my sister: and Abimelech king of Gerar sent, H7971 and took Sarah.

Tools specific to Gen 21:14

Gen 21:14

And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and took bread, and a bottle of water, and gave it unto Hagar, putting it on her shoulder, and the child, and sent her away: H7971 and she departed, and wandered in the wilderness of Beersheba.

Tools specific to Gen 22:10

Gen 22:10

And Abraham stretched forth H7971 his hand, and took the knife to slay his son.

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Gen 22:12

And he said, Lay H7971 not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him: for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son from me.

Tools specific to Gen 24:7

Gen 24:7

The LORD God of heaven, which took me from my father's house, and from the land of my kindred, and which spake unto me, and that sware unto me, saying, Unto thy seed will I give this land; he shall send H7971 his angel before thee, and thou shalt take a wife unto my son from thence.

Tools specific to Gen 24:40

Gen 24:40

And he said unto me, The LORD, before whom I walk, will send H7971 his angel with thee, and prosper thy way; and thou shalt take a wife for my son of my kindred, and of my father's house:

Tools specific to Gen 24:54

Gen 24:54

And they did eat and drink, he and the men that were with him, and tarried all night; and they rose up in the morning, and he said, Send me away H7971 unto my master.

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Gen 24:56

And he said unto them, Hinder me not, seeing the LORD hath prospered my way; send me away H7971 that I may go to my master.

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Gen 24:59

And they sent away H7971 Rebekah their sister, and her nurse, and Abraham's servant, and his men.

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Gen 25:6

But unto the sons of the concubines, which Abraham had, Abraham gave gifts, and sent them away H7971 from Isaac his son, while he yet lived, eastward, unto the east country.

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Gen 26:27

And Isaac said unto them, Wherefore come ye to me, seeing ye hate me, and have sent me away H7971 from you?

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Gen 26:29

That thou wilt do us no hurt, as we have not touched thee, and as we have done unto thee nothing but good, and have sent thee away H7971 in peace: thou art now the blessed of the LORD.

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Gen 26:31

And they rose up betimes in the morning, and sware one to another: and Isaac sent them away, H7971 and they departed from him in peace.

Tools specific to Gen 27:42

Gen 27:42

And these words of Esau her elder son were told to Rebekah: and she sent H7971 and called Jacob her younger son, and said unto him, Behold, thy brother Esau, as touching thee, doth comfort himself, purposing to kill thee.

Tools specific to Gen 27:45

Gen 27:45

Until thy brother's anger turn away from thee, and he forget that which thou hast done to him: then I will send, H7971 and fetch thee from thence: why should I be deprived also of you both in one day?

Tools specific to Gen 28:5

Gen 28:5

And Isaac sent away H7971 Jacob: and he went to Padanaram unto Laban, son of Bethuel the Syrian, the brother of Rebekah, Jacob's and Esau's mother.

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Gen 28:6

When Esau saw that Isaac had blessed Jacob, and sent him away H7971 to Padanaram, to take him a wife from thence; and that as he blessed him he gave him a charge, saying, Thou shalt not take a wife of the daughters of Canaan;

Tools specific to Gen 30:25

Gen 30:25

And it came to pass, when Rachel had born Joseph, that Jacob said unto Laban, Send me away, H7971 that I may go unto mine own place, and to my country.

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Gen 31:4

And Jacob sent H7971 and called Rachel and Leah to the field unto his flock,

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Gen 31:27

Wherefore didst thou flee away secretly, and steal away from me; and didst not tell me, that I might have sent thee away H7971 with mirth, and with songs, with tabret, and with harp?

Tools specific to Gen 31:42

Gen 31:42

Except the God of my father, the God of Abraham, and the fear of Isaac, had been with me, surely thou hadst sent me away H7971 now empty. God hath seen mine affliction and the labour of my hands, and rebuked thee yesternight.

Tools specific to Gen 32:3

Gen 32:3

And Jacob sent H7971 messengers before him to Esau his brother unto the land of Seir, the country of Edom.

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Gen 32:5

And I have oxen, and asses, flocks, and menservants, and womenservants: and I have sent H7971 to tell my lord, that I may find grace in thy sight.

Tools specific to Gen 32:18

Gen 32:18

Then thou shalt say, They be thy servant Jacob's; it is a present sent H7971 unto my lord Esau: and, behold, also he is behind us.

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Gen 32:26

And he said, Let me go, H7971 for the day breaketh. And he said, I will not let thee go, H7971 except thou bless me.

Tools specific to Gen 37:13

Gen 37:13

And Israel said unto Joseph, Do not thy brethren feed the flock in Shechem? come, and I will send thee H7971 unto them. And he said to him, Here am I.

Tools specific to Gen 37:14

Gen 37:14

And he said to him, Go, I pray thee, see whether it be well with thy brethren, and well with the flocks; and bring me word again. So he sent H7971 him out of the vale of Hebron, and he came to Shechem.

Tools specific to Gen 37:22

Gen 37:22

And Reuben said unto them, Shed no blood, but cast him into this pit that is in the wilderness, and lay H7971 no hand upon him; that he might rid him out of their hands, to deliver him to his father again.

Tools specific to Gen 37:32

Gen 37:32

And they sent H7971 the coat of many colours, and they brought it to their father; and said, This have we found: know now whether it be thy son's coat or no.

Tools specific to Gen 38:17

Gen 38:17

And he said, I will send H7971 thee a kid from the flock. And she said, Wilt thou give me a pledge, till thou send H7971 it?

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Gen 38:20

And Judah sent H7971 the kid by the hand of his friend the Adullamite, to receive his pledge from the woman's hand: but he found her not.

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Gen 38:23

And Judah said, Let her take it to her, lest we be shamed: behold, I sent H7971 this kid, and thou hast not found her.

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Gen 38:25

When she was brought forth, she sent H7971 to her father in law, saying, By the man, whose these are, am I with child: and she said, Discern, I pray thee, whose are these, the signet, and bracelets, and staff.

Tools specific to Gen 41:8

Gen 41:8

And it came to pass in the morning that his spirit was troubled; and he sent H7971 and called for all the magicians of Egypt, and all the wise men thereof: and Pharaoh told them his dream; but there was none that could interpret them unto Pharaoh.

Tools specific to Gen 41:14

Gen 41:14

Then Pharaoh sent H7971 and called Joseph, and they brought him hastily out of the dungeon: and he shaved himself, and changed his raiment, and came in unto Pharaoh.

Tools specific to Gen 42:4

Gen 42:4

But Benjamin, Joseph's brother, Jacob sent H7971 not with his brethren; for he said, Lest peradventure mischief befall him.

Tools specific to Gen 42:16

Gen 42:16

Send H7971 one of you, and let him fetch your brother, and ye shall be kept in prison, that your words may be proved, whether there be any truth in you: or else by the life of Pharaoh surely ye are spies.

Tools specific to Gen 43:4

Gen 43:4

If thou wilt send H7971 our brother with us, we will go down and buy thee food:

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 3:22–Gen 43:4

2. Gen 43:5–Exo 9:19

3. Exo 9:27–Num 16:28

4. Num 16:29–Jos 14:11

5. Jos 18:4–1Sa 6:3

6. 1Sa 6:6–1Sa 25:40

7. 1Sa 26:4–2Sa 15:12

8. 2Sa 15:36–1Ki 20:17

9. 1Ki 20:34–2Ki 16:8

10. 2Ki 16:10–2Ch 10:18

11. 2Ch 16:2–Est 9:20

12. Est 9:30–Psa 144:6

13. Psa 144:7–Jer 1:9

14. Jer 2:10–Jer 35:15

15. Jer 36:14–Eze 28:23

16. Eze 31:4–Mal 4:5

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