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Lexicon :: Strong's H7588 - shā'ôn

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2301c

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁאוֹן shâʼôwn, shaw-one'; from H7582; uproar (as of rushing); by implication, destruction:—× horrible, noise, pomp, rushing, tumult (× -uous).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x

The KJV translates Strong's H7588 in the following manner: noise (8x), tumult (3x), tumultuous (2x), rushing (2x), horrible (1x), pomp (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 17x
The KJV translates Strong's H7588 in the following manner: noise (8x), tumult (3x), tumultuous (2x), rushing (2x), horrible (1x), pomp (1x).
  1. roar, din, crash, uproar

    1. roar (of water)

    2. uproar (of revellers)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁאוֹן shâʼôwn, shaw-one'; from H7582; uproar (as of rushing); by implication, destruction:—× horrible, noise, pomp, rushing, tumult (× -uous).
STRONGS H7588: Abbreviations
שָׁאוֺן noun masculineHosea 10:14 roar (of waters, etc.), din, crash, uproar; — absolute שׁ׳ Hosea 10:14 +; construct שְׁאוֺן Isaiah 13:4 +; suffix שְׁאוֺנָהּ Isaiah 5:14; —
1. roar of water (waves), Isaiah 17:12 (|| הָמָה), simile of noise of invading host, so Isaiah 17:13, but strike out Du CheHpt Marti, as doublet; roar of this host Isaiah 17:12 (|| הָמוֺן), compare שְׁאוֺן קוֺלָם Jeremiah 51:55 of waves also Psalm 65:8 (twice in verse); of din, or crash of battle Amos 2:2; Hosea 10:14; Psalm 74:23; בְּנֵי שׁ׳ Jeremiah 48:45 (i. e. warriors); of battle in which י׳ beats down his foes Jeremiah 25:31, compare Isaiah 66:6; of gathering hosts Isaiah 13:4; זָרִים Isaiah 25:3 (Du Marti, plausibly, גְּאוֺן זְדִים, as Isaiah 13:11); read שׁ׳ also probably (for שַׁאֲנָן, which see) 2 Kings 19:28 = Isaiah 37:29; in mocking appell. of Pharaoh (Necho), Jeremiah 46:17 מּ׳ (Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Vulgate) קִרְאוּ שֵׁם call ye the name of Phoenician a crash.
2. uproar of revellers Isaiah 5:14; Isaiah 24:8. — בּוֺר שׁ׳ Psalm 40:3, pit of roaring (of waters? figurative, compare מַעֲמַקֵּימַֿיִם Psalm 69:3, where also || יָוִן); Thes and others of destruction (see √ 2), but against usage of שָׁאוֺן; > Du proposes בּוֺר שָׁוְא (compare נָפַת שָׁוְא Isaiah 30:28).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Kings



40:3; 65:8; 69:3; 74:23


5:14; 5:14; 13:4; 13:4; 13:11; 17:12; 17:12; 17:13; 24:8; 25:3; 30:28; 37:29; 66:6


25:31; 46:17; 48:45; 51:55


10:14; 10:14; 10:14




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7588 matches the Hebrew שָׁאוֹן (shā'ôn),
which occurs 18 times in 16 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:2 - He brought me up also out of an horrible H7588 pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:7 - Which stilleth the noise H7588 of the seas, the noise H7588 of their waves, and the tumult of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:23 - Forget not the voice of thine enemies: the tumult H7588 of those that rise up against thee increaseth continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:14 - Therefore hell hath enlarged herself, and opened her mouth without measure: and their glory, and their multitude, and their pomp, H7588 and he that rejoiceth, shall descend into it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:4 - The noise of a multitude in the mountains, like as of a great people; a tumultuous H7588 noise of the kingdoms of nations gathered together: the LORD of hosts mustereth the host of the battle.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:12 - Woe to the multitude of many people, which make a noise like the noise of the seas; and to the rushing H7588 of nations, that make a rushing like the rushing of mighty waters!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:13 - The nations shall rush like the rushing H7588 of many waters: but God shall rebuke them, and they shall flee far off, and shall be chased as the chaff of the mountains before the wind, and like a rolling thing before the whirlwind.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:8 - The mirth of tabrets ceaseth, the noise H7588 of them that rejoice endeth, the joy of the harp ceaseth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 25:5 - Thou shalt bring down the noise H7588 of strangers, as the heat in a dry place; even the heat with the shadow of a cloud: the branch of the terrible ones shall be brought low.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:6 - A voice of noise H7588 from the city, a voice from the temple, a voice of the LORD that rendereth recompence to his enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:31 - A noise H7588 shall come even to the ends of the earth; for the LORD hath a controversy with the nations, he will plead with all flesh; he will give them that are wicked to the sword, saith the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:17 - They did cry there, Pharaoh king of Egypt is but a noise; H7588 he hath passed the time appointed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:45 - They that fled stood under the shadow of Heshbon because of the force: but a fire shall come forth out of Heshbon, and a flame from the midst of Sihon, and shall devour the corner of Moab, and the crown of the head of the tumultuous H7588 ones.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:55 - Because the LORD hath spoiled Babylon, and destroyed out of her the great voice; when her waves do roar like great waters, a noise H7588 of their voice is uttered:
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:14 - Therefore shall a tumult H7588 arise among thy people, and all thy fortresses shall be spoiled, as Shalman spoiled Betharbel in the day of battle: the mother was dashed in pieces upon her children.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 2:2 - But I will send a fire upon Moab, and it shall devour the palaces of Kerioth: and Moab shall die with tumult, H7588 with shouting, and with the sound of the trumpet:
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