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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 - “It shall be when he hears the words of this curse, that he will [fn]boast, saying, ‘I have peace though I walk in the stubbornness of my heart in order [fn]to destroy the watered land with the dry.’ H6771
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 17:29 - honey, curds, sheep, and cheese of the herd, for David and for the people who were with him, to eat; for they said, “The people are hungry and weary and thirsty H6771 in the wilderness.”
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 107:5 - They were hungry [fn]and thirsty; H6771
Their soul fainted within them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 25:21 - If [fn]your enemy is hungry, give him food to eat;
And if he is thirsty, H6771 give him water to drink;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 21:14 - Bring water [fn]for the thirsty, H6771
O inhabitants of the land of Tema,
Meet the fugitive with bread.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:8 - It will be as when a hungry man dreams
And behold, he is eating;
But when he awakens, his [fn]hunger is not satisfied,
Or as when a thirsty H6771 man H6771 dreams
And behold, he is drinking,
But when he awakens, behold, he is faint
And his [fn]thirst is not quenched.
Thus the multitude of all the nations will be
Who wage war against Mount Zion.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:6 - For a fool speaks nonsense,
And his heart [fn]inclines toward wickedness:
To practice ungodliness and to speak error against the LORD,
To [fn]keep the hungry person unsatisfied
And [fn]to withhold drink from the thirsty. H6771
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 44:3 - ‘For I will pour out water on [fn]the thirsty H6771 land
And streams on the dry ground;
I will pour out My Spirit on your offspring
And My blessing on your descendants;
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 55:1 - “Ho! Every one who thirsts, H6771 come to the waters;
And you who have no [fn]money come, buy and eat.
Come, buy wine and milk
Without money and without cost.
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