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Lexicon :: Strong's H7588 - שā'ôn

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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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).
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 שָאוֹן (שā'ôn),
which occurs 18 times in 16 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:2 - He brought me up out of the pit of [fn]destruction H7588, out of the mud;
And He set my feet on a rock, making my footsteps firm.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:7 - Who stills the roaring H7588 of the seas,
The roaring H7588 of their waves,
And the turmoil of the nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 74:23 - Do not forget the voice of Your adversaries,
The uproar H7588 of those who rise against You, which ascends continually.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 5:14 - Therefore Sheol has enlarged its [fn]throat and opened its mouth beyond measure;
And [fn]Jerusalem’s splendor, her multitude, her noise H7588 of revelry, and the jubilant within her, descend into it.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:4 - A sound of a roar on the mountains,
Like that of many people!
A sound of an uproar H7588 of kingdoms,
Of nations gathered together!
The LORD of armies is mustering the army for battle.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:12 - Oh, the uproar of many peoples
Who roar like the roaring of the seas,
And the rumbling H7588 of nations
Who rush on like the rumbling H7588 of mighty waters!
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:13 - The nations rumble on like the rumbling H7588 of many waters,
But He will rebuke them, and they will flee far away,
And be chased like chaff on the mountains before the wind,
Or like whirling dust before a gale.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 24:8 - The joy of tambourines ceases,
The noise H7588 of revelers stops,
The joy of the harp ceases.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 25:5 - Like heat in a dry land, You subdue the uproar H7588 of foreigners;
Like heat by the shadow of a cloud, the song of the ruthless is [fn]silenced.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:6 - “A sound of uproar H7588 from the city, a voice from the temple,
The voice of the LORD who is dealing retribution to His enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:31 - ‘A clamor H7588 has come to the end of the earth,
Because the LORD has a controversy with the nations.
He is entering into judgment with [fn]humanity;
As for the wicked, He has turned them over to the sword,’ declares the LORD.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:17 - [fn]They shouted there, ‘Pharaoh king of Egypt is nothing but a big H7588 noise H7588;
He has let the appointed time pass by!’
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:45 - “In the shadow of Heshbon
The fugitives stand without strength;
For a fire has spread out from Heshbon
And a flame from the midst of Sihon,
And it has devoured the forehead of Moab
And the scalps of the [fn]loud H7588 revelers.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:55 - For the LORD is going to destroy Babylon,
And He will make her loud [fn]noise vanish from her.
And their waves will roar like many waters;
The clamor H7588 of their voices [fn]sounds forth.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:14 - An uproar H7588 will arise among your people,
And all your fortresses will be destroyed,
As Shalman destroyed Beth-arbel on the day of battle,
When mothers were [fn]slaughtered with their children.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 2:2 - “So I will send fire upon Moab
And it will consume the citadels of Kerioth;
And Moab will die amid the panic H7588 of battle,
Amid war cries and the sound of a trumpet.

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