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Lexicon :: Strong's H7604 - šā'ar

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TWOT Reference: 2307,2308

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁאַר shâʼar, shaw-ar'; a primitive root; properly, to swell up, i.e. be (causatively, make) redundant:—leave, (be) left, let, remain, remnant, reserve, the rest.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 133x

The KJV translates Strong's H7604 in the following manner: leave (75x), remain (46x), remnant (4x), let (3x), rest (2x), miscellaneous (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 133x
The KJV translates Strong's H7604 in the following manner: leave (75x), remain (46x), remnant (4x), let (3x), rest (2x), miscellaneous (3x).
  1. to remain, be left over, be left behind

    1. (Qal) to remain

    2. (Niphal)

      1. to be left over, be left alive, survive

        1. remainder, remnant (participle)

      2. to be left behind

    3. (Hiphil)

      1. to leave over, spare

      2. to leave or keep over

      3. to have left

      4. to leave (as a gift)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁאַר shâʼar, shaw-ar'; a primitive root; properly, to swell up, i.e. be (causatively, make) redundant:—leave, (be) left, let, remain, remnant, reserve, the rest.
STRONGS H7604: Abbreviations
I. שָׁאַר 133 verb remain, be left over (Synonym יָתַר (Late Hebrew id.; Targum שְׁאַר; Sabean סאר remaining HomChr 124; Arabic bdb098304, bdb098305 be left over, Lane, compare Lane, compare LagGGN 1889, 297; Old Aramaic שאר remainder, Nabataean שארית, see Lzb371 SAC110); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular שׁ׳ 1 Samuel 16:11 the youngest still remains.
Niph. 93 Perfect 3rd person masculine singular נִשְׁאַר Genesis 47:18 +; 3rd person feminine singularנִשְׁאֲרָה Joshua 13:1; Daniel 10:8, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִשָּׁאֵר Isaiah 11:11, 16, וַיִּשּׁ֫אֶר Genesis 7:23, etc.;,Participle נִשְׁאָר Genesis 32:9 +, וְנֵאשֲׁאַר Ezekiel 9:8 (read וְנִשְׁאָר Hi Toy Krae, וָאֶשָּׁ֫אֶר Sm; strike out Greek Version of the LXX Hi Co Siegf Berthol); feminine נִשְׁאָרָה 2 Kings 19:30 = Isaiah 37:31, נִשְׁאֶ֫רֶת Exodus 10:5; 2 Chronicles 30:6, נִשְׁאָ֫רֶת Joshua 13:2, etc.; —
1. be left over (sometimes ||) Exodus 8:27; Exodus 10:19; Exodus 14:28 (all J), Joshua 11:22 (D), Judges 7:3; 2 Samuel 14:7 +; in restrictive clause זוּלַת לא נ׳ 2 Kings 24:14 there were left only, etc.,אדֹנִי בִּלְתִּי אִם וגו׳ Genesis 47:18 (J); followed by accusative adverb (Ges§ 118q), or appositive, Deuteronomy 4:27; Ezra 9:15, compare בִּמְתֵי מְעָ֑ט נ׳ Deuteronomy 28:62 (Ges§ 119i); sometimes with ב location Exodus 8:5; Exodus 8:7 (J), Jeremiah 38:22 +; with אֵת (preposition local) Joshua 23:7, 12 (D); with מִן = be left from (of) † Exodus 10:5 (J), Deuteronomy 3:11; Joshua 13:12 (D), Isaiah 11:11, 16; Jeremiah 8:3a (participle; Jeremiah 8:3b strike out הַנּ Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Hi Gf Gie Co), Nehemiah 1:2, 3, מְעַט מֵהַרְבֵּה נ׳ Jeremiah 42:2; with לְ to or for, 2 Kings 10:11, 17 (participle), Zechariah 9:7; 2 Chronicles 21:17, לָכֶם מִןהַֿבָּרָד הַנּ׳ Exodus 10:5, compare 2 Chronicles 30:6 and (ב location for ל) Jeremiah 21:7; with בְּ in, among, of, 1 Samuel 11:11; Isaiah 17:6; Jeremiah 34:7; Jeremiah 37:10; Leviticus 26:36, 39 (H; participle), Leviticus 25:52 (P; of years), even בַּדָּם הַנּ׳ Leviticus 5:9 (P) the rest of the blood; with לְַ 1 Samuel 5:4; with infinitive לְרִשְׁתָּהּ נ׳ Joshua 13:1 (D); = be left alive, survive, Genesis 7:23 (J), Ezekiel 9:8 (but on text see above); הַנּ׳ = the survivors, Genesis 14:10; 1 Samuel 11:11; Ezekiel 17:21; participle as technical term = the (purified) remainder, remnant (compare שְׁאָר, שְׁאֵרִית) Isaiah 4:3 (ב location; ||), 2 Chronicles 34:21 (ב location). — הַנּ׳ 1 Samuel 9:24 is dubious; what is left over, in polite depreciation, Bu; read הַשְּׁאֵר HPS.
2. be left behind, Exodus 10:26 (E), Numbers 11:26 (JE); with לְבַדּוֺ Genesis 42:38 (J), compare Isaiah 49:21; Daniel 10:8; of widow Ruth 1:3 + מִן of the dead Ruth 1:5.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singularהִשְׁאִיר Exodus 10:12 +, etc.; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יַשְׁאִיר Deuteronomy 28:51, 1st person plural נַשְׁאֵר 1 Samuel 14:36 (Ges§ 48g; 109dp. 466 f.), etc.; Infinitive construct הַשְׁאִיר Ezra 9:8, see also below; —
1. leave over, spare, with accusative Exodus 10:12(E), 2 Kings 25:22; Jeremiah 49:9 = Obadiah 5; Joshua 11:14 (D), Judges 6:4; אֶסְלַח לַאֲשֶׁר אַשׁ׳ Jeremiah 50:20; especially שָׂרִיד לֹא הִשׁ׳ leave no survivor, Joshua 10:28, compare Joshua 10:30; Joshua 10:37; Joshua 10:39; Joshua 10:40 (all D), so שׂ׳ דְַבִּֿלְתִּי הִשׁ׳ (sometimes with ל person) Numbers 21:35(E) = Deuteronomy 3:3, compare Deuteronomy 2:34; Joshua 8:22; Joshua 11:8 (both J E), Joshua 10:33(D), 2 Kings 10:11, and מִבְּלִי לוֺ כֹּ֑ל הִשׁ׳ Deuteronomy 28:55 (in all these read Infinitive construct הַשׁ׳, see DrDeuteronomy 3:3; 7:24); with ב, among, of, 1 Samuel 14:36, ב location 1 Kings 19:18; Zephaniah 3:12 (in both of preserving a pious remnant, compare שְׁאָר, שְׁאֵרִית), also 2 Kings 3:25 (Bur reads בָּנֶיהָ for אֲבָנֶיהָ, Kit אֲנָשִׁים, compare Klo Benz); with לְ person Deuteronomy 28:51; 1 Kings 15:29; 1 Kings 16:11; 2 Kings 13:7; Ezra 9:8; with מִן, from, of, 2 Kings 10:14, מִן particle 1 Samuel 25:22; 2 Kings 25:12 = Jeremiah 52:16; Jeremiah 39:10.
2. leave or keep over (מִן particle) till morning Numbers 9:12 (P).
3. מֵאָה תַּשׁ׳ Amos 5:3 the city shall have100left, compare Amos 5:3.
4. leave as a gift, אַחֲרָיו בְּרָכָה וְהִשׁ׳ Joel 2:14. — We Now read וַיַּשְׁאֵר H7605Malachi 2:15, see שְׁאָר.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


7:23; 7:23; 14:10; 32:9; 42:38; 47:18; 47:18


8:5; 8:7; 8:27; 10:5; 10:5; 10:5; 10:12; 10:12; 10:19; 10:26; 14:28


5:9; 25:52; 26:36; 26:39


9:12; 11:26; 21:35


2:34; 3:3; 3:3; 3:11; 4:27; 7:24; 28:51; 28:51; 28:55; 28:62


8:22; 10:28; 10:30; 10:33; 10:37; 10:39; 10:40; 11:8; 11:14; 11:22; 13:1; 13:1; 13:2; 13:12; 23:7; 23:12


6:4; 7:3


1:3; 1:5

1 Samuel

5:4; 9:24; 11:11; 11:11; 14:36; 14:36; 16:11; 25:22

2 Samuel


1 Kings

15:29; 16:11; 19:18

2 Kings

3:25; 10:11; 10:11; 10:14; 10:17; 13:7; 19:30; 24:14; 25:12; 25:22

2 Chronicles

21:17; 30:6; 30:6; 34:21


9:8; 9:8; 9:15


1:2; 1:3


4:3; 11:11; 11:11; 11:16; 11:16; 17:6; 37:31; 49:21


8:3; 8:3; 21:7; 34:7; 37:10; 38:22; 39:10; 42:2; 49:9; 50:20; 52:16


9:8; 9:8; 17:21


10:8; 10:8




5:3; 5:3









Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7604 matches the Hebrew שָׁאַר (šā'ar),
which occurs 133 times in 123 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (Gen 7:23–Rth 1:3)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 7:23 - And every living substance was destroyed which was upon the face of the ground, both man, and cattle, and the creeping things, and the fowl of the heaven; and they were destroyed from the earth: and Noah only remained H7604 alive, and they that were with him in the ark.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:10 - And the vale of Siddim was full of slimepits; and the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah fled, and fell there; and they that remained H7604 fled to the mountain.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:8 - And said, If Esau come to the one company, and smite it, then the other company which is left H7604 shall escape.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 42:38 - And he said, My son shall not go down with you; for his brother is dead, and he is left H7604 alone: if mischief befall him by the way in the which ye go, then shall ye bring down my gray hairs with sorrow to the grave.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 47:18 - When that year was ended, they came unto him the second year, and said unto him, We will not hide it from my lord, how that our money is spent; my lord also hath our herds of cattle; there is not ought left H7604 in the sight of my lord, but our bodies, and our lands:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:9 - And Moses said unto Pharaoh, Glory over me: when shall I intreat for thee, and for thy servants, and for thy people, to destroy the frogs from thee and thy houses, that they may remain H7604 in the river only?
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:11 - And the frogs shall depart from thee, and from thy houses, and from thy servants, and from thy people; they shall remain H7604 in the river only.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 8:31 - And the LORD did according to the word of Moses; and he removed the swarms of flies from Pharaoh, from his servants, and from his people; there remained H7604 not one.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:5 - And they shall cover the face of the earth, that one cannot be able to see the earth: and they shall eat the residue of that which is escaped, which remaineth H7604 unto you from the hail, and shall eat every tree which groweth for you out of the field:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:12 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch out thine hand over the land of Egypt for the locusts, that they may come up upon the land of Egypt, and eat every herb of the land, even all that the hail hath left. H7604
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:19 - And the LORD turned a mighty strong west wind, which took away the locusts, and cast them into the Red sea; there remained H7604 not one locust in all the coasts of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:26 - Our cattle also shall go with us; there shall not an hoof be left behind; H7604 for thereof must we take to serve the LORD our God; and we know not with what we must serve the LORD, until we come thither.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 14:28 - And the waters returned, and covered the chariots, and the horsemen, and all the host of Pharaoh that came into the sea after them; there remained H7604 not so much as one of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 5:9 - And he shall sprinkle of the blood of the sin offering upon the side of the altar; and the rest H7604 of the blood shall be wrung out at the bottom of the altar: it is a sin offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 25:52 - And if there remain H7604 but few years unto the year of jubile, then he shall count with him, and according unto his years shall he give him again the price of his redemption.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:36 - And upon them that are left H7604 alive of you I will send a faintness into their hearts in the lands of their enemies; and the sound of a shaken leaf shall chase them; and they shall flee, as fleeing from a sword; and they shall fall when none pursueth.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 26:39 - And they that are left H7604 of you shall pine away in their iniquity in your enemies' lands; and also in the iniquities of their fathers shall they pine away with them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 9:12 - They shall leave H7604 none of it unto the morning, nor break any bone of it: according to all the ordinances of the passover they shall keep it.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 11:26 - But there remained H7604 two of the men in the camp, the name of the one was Eldad, and the name of the other Medad: and the spirit rested upon them; and they were of them that were written, but went not out unto the tabernacle: and they prophesied in the camp.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 21:35 - So they smote him, and his sons, and all his people, until there was none left H7604 him alive: and they possessed his land.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 2:34 - And we took all his cities at that time, and utterly destroyed the men, and the women, and the little ones, of every city, we left H7604 none to remain:
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:3 - So the LORD our God delivered into our hands Og also, the king of Bashan, and all his people: and we smote him until none was left H7604 to him remaining.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 3:11 - For only Og king of Bashan remained H7604 of the remnant of giants; behold, his bedstead was a bedstead of iron; is it not in Rabbath of the children of Ammon? nine cubits was the length thereof, and four cubits the breadth of it, after the cubit of a man.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 4:27 - And the LORD shall scatter you among the nations, and ye shall be left H7604 few in number among the heathen, whither the LORD shall lead you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 7:20 - Moreover the LORD thy God will send the hornet among them, until they that are left, H7604 and hide themselves from thee, be destroyed.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 19:20 - And those which remain H7604 shall hear, and fear, and shall henceforth commit no more any such evil among you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:51 - And he shall eat the fruit of thy cattle, and the fruit of thy land, until thou be destroyed: which also shall not leave H7604 thee either corn, wine, or oil, or the increase of thy kine, or flocks of thy sheep, until he have destroyed thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:55 - So that he will not give to any of them of the flesh of his children whom he shall eat: because he hath nothing left H7604 him in the siege, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee in all thy gates.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:62 - And ye shall be left H7604 few in number, whereas ye were as the stars of heaven for multitude; because thou wouldest not obey the voice of the LORD thy God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:17 - And there was not a man left H7604 in Ai or Bethel, that went not out after Israel: and they left the city open, and pursued after Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 8:22 - And the other issued out of the city against them; so they were in the midst of Israel, some on this side, and some on that side: and they smote them, so that they let H7604 none of them remain or escape.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:28 - And that day Joshua took Makkedah, and smote it with the edge of the sword, and the king thereof he utterly destroyed, them, and all the souls that were therein; he let H7604 none remain: and he did to the king of Makkedah as he did unto the king of Jericho.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:30 - And the LORD delivered it also, and the king thereof, into the hand of Israel; and he smote it with the edge of the sword, and all the souls that were therein; he let H7604 none remain in it; but did unto the king thereof as he did unto the king of Jericho.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:33 - Then Horam king of Gezer came up to help Lachish; and Joshua smote him and his people, until he had left H7604 him none remaining.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:37 - And they took it, and smote it with the edge of the sword, and the king thereof, and all the cities thereof, and all the souls that were therein; he left H7604 none remaining, according to all that he had done to Eglon; but destroyed it utterly, and all the souls that were therein.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:39 - And he took it, and the king thereof, and all the cities thereof; and they smote them with the edge of the sword, and utterly destroyed all the souls that were therein; he left H7604 none remaining: as he had done to Hebron, so he did to Debir, and to the king thereof; as he had done also to Libnah, and to her king.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 10:40 - So Joshua smote all the country of the hills, and of the south, and of the vale, and of the springs, and all their kings: he left H7604 none remaining, but utterly destroyed all that breathed, as the LORD God of Israel commanded.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:8 - And the LORD delivered them into the hand of Israel, who smote them, and chased them unto great Zidon, and unto Misrephothmaim, and unto the valley of Mizpeh eastward; and they smote them, until they left H7604 them none remaining.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:14 - And all the spoil of these cities, and the cattle, the children of Israel took for a prey unto themselves; but every man they smote with the edge of the sword, until they had destroyed them, neither left H7604 they any to breathe.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 11:22 - There was none of the Anakims left in the land of the children of Israel: only in Gaza, in Gath, and in Ashdod, there remained. H7604
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:1 - Now Joshua was old and stricken in years; and the LORD said unto him, Thou art old and stricken in years, and there remaineth H7604 yet very much land to be possessed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:2 - This is the land that yet remaineth: H7604 all the borders of the Philistines, and all Geshuri,
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 13:12 - All the kingdom of Og in Bashan, which reigned in Ashtaroth and in Edrei, who remained H7604 of the remnant of the giants: for these did Moses smite, and cast them out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:4 - Behold, I have divided unto you by lot these nations that remain, H7604 to be an inheritance for your tribes, from Jordan, with all the nations that I have cut off, even unto the great sea westward.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:7 - That ye come not among these nations, these that remain H7604 among you; neither make mention of the name of their gods, nor cause to swear by them, neither serve them, nor bow yourselves unto them:
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 23:12 - Else if ye do in any wise go back, and cleave unto the remnant of these nations, even these that remain H7604 among you, and shall make marriages with them, and go in unto them, and they to you:
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 4:16 - But Barak pursued after the chariots, and after the host, unto Harosheth of the Gentiles: and all the host of Sisera fell upon the edge of the sword; and there was not a man left. H7604
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:4 - And they encamped against them, and destroyed the increase of the earth, till thou come unto Gaza, and left H7604 no sustenance for Israel, neither sheep, nor ox, nor ass.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 7:3 - Now therefore go to, proclaim in the ears of the people, saying, Whosoever is fearful and afraid, let him return and depart early from mount Gilead. And there returned of the people twenty and two thousand; and there remained H7604 ten thousand.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:3 - And Elimelech Naomi's husband died; and she was left, H7604 and her two sons.

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