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Lexicon :: Strong's H6771 - ṣāmē'

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TWOT Reference: 1926b

Strong’s Definitions

צָמֵא tsâmêʼ, tsaw-may'; from H6770; thirsty (literally or figuratively):—(that) thirst(-eth, -y).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H6771 in the following manner: thirsty (7x), thirst (2x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H6771 in the following manner: thirsty (7x), thirst (2x).
  1. thirsty

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
צָמֵא tsâmêʼ, tsaw-may'; from H6770; thirsty (literally or figuratively):—(that) thirst(-eth, -y).
STRONGS H6771: Abbreviations
צָמֵא adjective thirsty; — absolute צ׳ Isaiah 21:14 +; feminine singular צְמֵאָה Deuteronomy 29:18; plural צְמֵאִים Psalm 107:5; — thirsty, usually + (or ||) רָעֵב : 2 Samuel 17:29; Proverbs 25:21; Psalm 107:5, as substantive thirsty one Isaiah 29:8; Isaiah 32:6; so also Isaiah 21:14, and (figurative of thirst for י׳'s favour) Isaiah 55:1; צָמֵא Isaiah 44:3 = thirsty land (Gunkl.c. proposes צְמֵאָה); הָרָוָה אֶתהַֿצְּמֵאָה Deuteronomy 29:18 the watered (plant, herbage) with the thirsty, figurative of entire people.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


29:18; 29:18

2 Samuel



107:5; 107:5




21:14; 21:14; 29:8; 32:6; 44:3; 55:1


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H6771 matches the Hebrew צָמֵא (ṣāmē'),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:19 - And it come to pass, when he heareth the words of this curse, that he bless himself in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though I walk in the imagination of mine heart, to add drunkenness to thirst: H6771
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:29 - And honey, and butter, and sheep, and cheese of kine, for David, and for the people that were with him, to eat: for they said, The people is hungry, and weary, and thirsty, H6771 in the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 107:5 - Hungry and thirsty, H6771 their soul fainted in them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:21 - If thine enemy be hungry, give him bread to eat; and if he be thirsty, H6771 give him water to drink:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:14 - The inhabitants of the land of Tema brought water to him that was thirsty, H6771 they prevented with their bread him that fled.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:8 - It shall even be as when an hungry man dreameth, and, behold, he eateth; but he awaketh, and his soul is empty: or as when a thirsty man H6771 dreameth, and, behold, he drinketh; but he awaketh, and, behold, he is faint, and his soul hath appetite: so shall the multitude of all the nations be, that fight against mount Zion.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:6 - For the vile person will speak villany, and his heart will work iniquity, to practise hypocrisy, and to utter error against the LORD, to make empty the soul of the hungry, and he will cause the drink of the thirsty H6771 to fail.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:3 - For I will pour water upon him that is thirsty, H6771 and floods upon the dry ground: I will pour my spirit upon thy seed, and my blessing upon thine offspring:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:1 - Ho, every one that thirsteth, H6771 come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price.
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