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Lexicon :: Strong's H7623 - šāḇaḥ

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שָׁבַח
Transliteration
šāḇaḥ
Pronunciation
shaw-bakh'
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2312,2313

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁבַח shâbach, shaw-bakh'; a primitive root; properly, to address in a loud tone, i.e. (specifically) loud; figuratively, to pacify (as if by words):—commend, glory, keep in, praise, still, triumph.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H7623 in the following manner: praise (5x), still (2x), keep it in (1x), glory (1x), triumph (1x), commend (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H7623 in the following manner: praise (5x), still (2x), keep it in (1x), glory (1x), triumph (1x), commend (1x).
  1. to soothe, still, stroke

    1. (Piel) to soothe, still

    2. (Hiphil) stilling (participle)

  2. to laud, praise, commend

    1. (Piel)

      1. to laud, praise (God)

      2. to commend, congratulate (the dead)

    2. (Hithpael) to boast

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁבַח shâbach, shaw-bakh'; a primitive root; properly, to address in a loud tone, i.e. (specifically) loud; figuratively, to pacify (as if by words):—commend, glory, keep in, praise, still, triumph.
STRONGS H7623:
† I. [שָׁבַח] verb Pi. soothe, still (Arabic bdb098601 be free from care, etc., JenZA i (1886), 188; iv (1889), 268, compare Assyrian pašâḫu, grow calm, so BaES9 SchulthLex.); —
Pi. Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix יְשַׁבְּחֶ֑נָּה Proverbs 29:11he stilleth it, i.e. רוּחוֺ his temper (Bi Toy read חָשַׁךְ אַפּוֹ); 2nd person masculine singular suffix תְּשַׁבְּחֵם Psalm 89:10[H7721Psalm 89:9] thou stillest them, i.e. waves (|| גֵּאוּת הַיָּם).
Hiph. Participle (probably Masoretic error for Pi. מְשַׁבֵּחַ) מַשְׁבִּיחַ שְׁאוֺן יַמִּים Psalm 65:8 stilling the roar of the seas.

† II. [שָׁבַח] verb
Pi. laud, praise (late Aramaism, compare Aramaic (including Old Aramaic) שׁבח, bdb098602, Pa. praise see SchwIdioticon 91 SchulthLex.); —
1. laud, praise; God.(י׳) : Imperfect 3rd person masculine plural suffix יְשַׁבְּח֑וּמְךָ Psalm 63:4 (|| בֵּרַךְ); Imperative feminine singular שַׁבְּחִי Psalm 147:12, masculine plural suffix שַׁבְּהּ֫וּהוּ Psalm 117:1(both || הִלֵּל); his works, Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יְשַׁבַּח Psalm 145:4 (|| הִגִּיד)
2. commend, congratulate, the dead, Infinitive absolute שַׁבֵּחַ Ecclesiastes 4:2 (Ges§ 113 gg; with מִן compare); mirth, as best thing, Perfect 1st person singular שִׁבַּחְתִּי Ecclesiastes 8:15.
Hithp. boast of (בְּ): Infinitive construct הִשְׁתַּבֵּחַ Psalm 106:47= 1 Chronicles 16:35, Greek Version of the LXX (ἐγ) καυχᾶσθαι ἐν.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H7624.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Chronicles

16:35

Esther

9

Psalms

63:4; 65:8; 89:9; 106:47; 117:1; 145:4; 147:12

Proverbs

29:11

Ecclesiastes

4:2; 8:15

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7623 matches the Hebrew שָׁבַח (šāḇaḥ),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:35 - And say ye, Save us, O God of our salvation, and gather us together, and deliver us from the heathen, that we may give thanks to thy holy name, and glory H7623 in thy praise.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 63:3 - Because thy lovingkindness is better than life, my lips shall praise H7623 thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:7 - Which stilleth H7623 the noise of the seas, the noise of their waves, and the tumult of the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 89:9 - Thou rulest the raging of the sea: when the waves thereof arise, thou stillest H7623 them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:47 - Save us, O LORD our God, and gather us from among the heathen, to give thanks unto thy holy name, and to triumph H7623 in thy praise.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 117:1 - O praise the LORD, all ye nations: praise H7623 him, all ye people.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:4 - One generation shall praise H7623 thy works to another, and shall declare thy mighty acts.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:12 - Praise H7623 the LORD, O Jerusalem; praise thy God, O Zion.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 29:11 - A fool uttereth all his mind: but a wise man keepeth H7623 it in till afterwards.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 4:2 - Wherefore I praised H7623 the dead which are already dead more than the living which are yet alive.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 8:15 - Then I commended H7623 mirth, because a man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry: for that shall abide with him of his labour the days of his life, which God giveth him under the sun.

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