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Lexicon :: Strong's H8055 - samach

שָׂמַח
Transliteration
samach
Pronunciation
sä·makh' (Key)
Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2268

KJV Translation Count — Total: 152x
The KJV translates Strong's H8055 in the following manner: rejoice (95x), glad (45x), joy (5x), joyful (2x), merry (2x), miscellaneous (3x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. to rejoice, be glad

    1. (Qal)

      1. to rejoice

      2. to rejoice (arrogantly), exult (at)

      3. to rejoice (religiously)

    2. (Piel) to cause to rejoice, gladden, make glad

    3. (Hiphil) to cause to rejoice, gladden, make glad

Strong’s Definitions [?] (Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׂמַח sâmach, saw-makh'; a primitive root; probably to brighten up, i.e. (figuratively) be (causatively, make) blithe or gleesome:—cheer up, be (make) glad, (have, make) joy(-ful), be (make) merry, (cause to, make to) rejoice, × very.
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon [?]

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Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H8055 matches the Hebrew שָׂמַח (samach),
which occurs 152 times in 145 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 3 (Exo 4:14–Psa 34:2)

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And the anger of the LORD was kindled against Moses, and he said, Is not Aaron the Levite thy brother? I know that he can speak well. And also, behold, he cometh forth to meet thee: and when he seeth thee, he will be glad H8055 in his heart.

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And ye shall take you on the first day the boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and the boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall rejoice H8055 before the LORD your God seven days.

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And there ye shall eat before the LORD your God, and ye shall rejoice H8055 in all that ye put your hand unto, ye and your households, wherein the LORD thy God hath blessed thee.

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And ye shall rejoice H8055 before the LORD your God, ye, and your sons, and your daughters, and your menservants, and your maidservants, and the Levite that is within your gates; forasmuch as he hath no part nor inheritance with you.

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But thou must eat them before the LORD thy God in the place which the LORD thy God shall choose, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite that is within thy gates: and thou shalt rejoice H8055 before the LORD thy God in all that thou puttest thine hands unto.

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And thou shalt bestow that money for whatsoever thy soul lusteth after, for oxen, or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or for whatsoever thy soul desireth: and thou shalt eat there before the LORD thy God, and thou shalt rejoice, H8055 thou, and thine household,

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And thou shalt rejoice H8055 before the LORD thy God, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite that is within thy gates, and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, that are among you, in the place which the LORD thy God hath chosen to place his name there.

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And thou shalt rejoice H8055 in thy feast, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite, the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, that are within thy gates.

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When a man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go out to war, neither shall he be charged with any business: but he shall be free at home one year, and shall cheer up H8055 his wife which he hath taken.

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And thou shalt rejoice H8055 in every good thing which the LORD thy God hath given unto thee, and unto thine house, thou, and the Levite, and the stranger that is among you.

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And thou shalt offer peace offerings, and shalt eat there, and rejoice H8055 before the LORD thy God.

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And of Zebulun he said, Rejoice, H8055 Zebulun, in thy going out; and, Issachar, in thy tents.

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And the vine said unto them, Should I leave my wine, which cheereth H8055 God and man, and go to be promoted over the trees?

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If ye then have dealt truly and sincerely with Jerubbaal and with his house this day, then rejoice H8055 ye in Abimelech, and let him also rejoice H8055 in you:

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And her husband arose, and went after her, to speak friendly unto her, and to bring her again, having his servant with him, and a couple of asses: and she brought him into her father's house: and when the father of the damsel saw him, he rejoiced H8055 to meet him.

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And Hannah prayed, and said, My heart rejoiceth in the LORD, mine horn is exalted in the LORD: my mouth is enlarged over mine enemies; because I rejoice H8055 in thy salvation.

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And they of Bethshemesh were reaping their wheat harvest in the valley: and they lifted up their eyes, and saw the ark, and rejoiced H8055 to see it.

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And they said unto the messengers that came, Thus shall ye say unto the men of Jabeshgilead, To morrow, by that time the sun be hot, ye shall have help. And the messengers came and shewed it to the men of Jabesh; and they were glad. H8055

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And all the people went to Gilgal; and there they made Saul king before the LORD in Gilgal; and there they sacrificed sacrifices of peace offerings before the LORD; and there Saul and all the men of Israel rejoiced H8055 greatly.

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For he did put his life in his hand, and slew the Philistine, and the LORD wrought a great salvation for all Israel: thou sawest it, and didst rejoice: H8055 wherefore then wilt thou sin against innocent blood, to slay David without a cause?

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Tell it not in Gath, publish it not in the streets of Askelon; lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, H8055 lest the daughters of the uncircumcised triumph.

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And it came to pass, when Hiram heard the words of Solomon, that he rejoiced H8055 greatly, and said, Blessed be the LORD this day, which hath given unto David a wise son over this great people.

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And all the people of the land rejoiced, H8055 and the city was in quiet: and they slew Athaliah with the sword beside the king's house.

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Glory ye in his holy name: let the heart of them rejoice H8055 that seek the LORD.

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Let the heavens be glad, H8055 and let the earth rejoice: and let men say among the nations, The LORD reigneth.

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Then the people rejoiced, H8055 for that they offered willingly, because with perfect heart they offered willingly to the LORD: and David the king also rejoiced H8055 with great joy.

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Now therefore arise, O LORD God, into thy resting place, thou, and the ark of thy strength: let thy priests, O LORD God, be clothed with salvation, and let thy saints rejoice H8055 in goodness.

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And all Judah rejoiced H8055 at the oath: for they had sworn with all their heart, and sought him with their whole desire; and he was found of them: and the LORD gave them rest round about.

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Then they returned, every man of Judah and Jerusalem, and Jehoshaphat in the forefront of them, to go again to Jerusalem with joy; for the LORD had made them to rejoice H8055 over their enemies.

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And all the people of the land rejoiced: H8055 and the city was quiet, after that they had slain Athaliah with the sword.

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And all the princes and all the people rejoiced, H8055 and brought in, and cast into the chest, until they had made an end.

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And Hezekiah rejoiced, H8055 and all the people, that God had prepared the people: for the thing was done suddenly.

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And all the congregation of Judah, with the priests and the Levites, and all the congregation that came out of Israel, and the strangers that came out of the land of Israel, and that dwelt in Judah, rejoiced. H8055

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And kept the feast of unleavened bread seven days with joy: for the LORD had made them joyful, H8055 and turned the heart of the king of Assyria unto them, to strengthen their hands in the work of the house of God, the God of Israel.

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Also that day they offered great sacrifices, and rejoiced: H8055 for God had made them rejoice H8055 with great joy: the wives also and the children rejoiced: H8055 so that the joy of Jerusalem was heard even afar off.

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They take the timbrel and harp, and rejoice H8055 at the sound of the organ.

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The righteous see it, and are glad: H8055 and the innocent laugh them to scorn.

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If I rejoiced H8055 because my wealth was great, and because mine hand had gotten much;

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If I rejoiced H8055 at the destruction of him that hated me, or lifted up myself when evil found him:

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But let all those that put their trust in thee rejoice: H8055 let them ever shout for joy, because thou defendest them: let them also that love thy name be joyful in thee.

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I will be glad H8055 and rejoice in thee: I will sing praise to thy name, O thou most High.

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Oh that the salvation of Israel were come out of Zion! when the LORD bringeth back the captivity of his people, Jacob shall rejoice, and Israel shall be glad. H8055

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Therefore my heart is glad, H8055 and my glory rejoiceth: my flesh also shall rest in hope.

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The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing H8055 the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

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[[To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.]] The king shall joy H8055 in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!

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[[A Psalm and Song at the dedication of the house of David.]] I will extol thee, O LORD; for thou hast lifted me up, and hast not made my foes to rejoice H8055 over me.

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I will be glad and rejoice H8055 in thy mercy: for thou hast considered my trouble; thou hast known my soul in adversities;

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Be glad H8055 in the LORD, and rejoice, ye righteous: and shout for joy, all ye that are upright in heart.

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For our heart shall rejoice H8055 in him, because we have trusted in his holy name.

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My soul shall make her boast in the LORD: the humble shall hear thereof, and be glad. H8055

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