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Lexicon :: Strong's H7633 - šiḇyâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2311c

Strong’s Definitions

שִׁבְיָה shibyâh, shib-yaw'; feminine of H7628; exile (abstractly or concretely and collectively):—captives(-ity).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H7633 in the following manner: captive (8x), captivity (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H7633 in the following manner: captive (8x), captivity (1x).
  1. captivity, captives

    1. (state of) captivity

    2. captives

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שִׁבְיָה shibyâh, shib-yaw'; feminine of H7628; exile (abstractly or concretely and collectively):—captives(-ity).
STRONGS H7633: Abbreviations
שִׁבְיָה noun feminine captivity, captives (collective), compareשְׁבִי; — always absolute שׁ׳; —
1. state of captivity, Jeremiah 48:46 (of בָּבוֺת, || שְׁבִי of בָּנִים); אֶרֶץ שׁ׳ Nehemiah 3:36.
2. body of captives, Deuteronomy 21:11; Deuteronomy 32:42 || חָלָל), 2 Chronicles 28:14, 15, object of שָׁבָה, 2 Chronicles 28:5 (גדולה שׁ׳), הָשִׁיבוּ הַשּׁ׳ אֲשֶׁר שְׁבִיתֶם 2 Chronicles 28:11.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


21:11; 32:42

2 Chronicles

28:5; 28:11; 28:14; 28:15




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Strong's Number H7633 matches the Hebrew שִׁבְיָה (šiḇyâ),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:11 -

“if you see a beautiful woman among the captives, desire her, and want to take her as your wife,

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 21:13 -

“remove the clothes she was wearing when she was taken prisoner, live in your house, and mourn for her father and mother a full month. After that, you may have sexual relations with her and be her husband, and she will be your wife.

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:42 -

“I will make my arrows drunk with blood

while my sword devours flesh —

the blood of the slain and the captives,

the heads of the enemy leaders.”[fn]

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:37 -

and when they come to their senses

in the land where they were deported

and repent and petition you in their captors’ land,

saying, “We have sinned and done wrong;

we have been wicked,”

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:38 -

and when they return to you with all their mind and all their heart

in the land of their captivity where they were taken captive,

and when they pray in the direction of their land

that you gave their ancestors,

and the city you have chosen,

and toward the temple I have built for your name,

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:5 -

So the LORD his God handed Ahaz over to the king of Aram. He attacked him and took many captives to Damascus.

Ahaz was also handed over to the king of Israel, who struck him with great force:

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:11 -

“Listen to me and return the captives you took from your brothers, for the LORD’s burning anger is on you.”

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:13 -

They said to them, “You must not bring the captives here, for you plan to bring guilt on us from the LORD to add to our sins and our guilt. For we have much guilt, and burning anger is on Israel.”

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:14 -

The army left the captives and the plunder in the presence of the officers and the congregation.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:15 -

Then the men who were designated by name took charge of the captives and provided clothes for their naked ones from the plunder. They clothed them, gave them sandals, food and drink, dressed their wounds, and provided donkeys for all the feeble. The Israelites brought them to Jericho, the City of Palms, among their brothers. Then they returned to Samaria.

Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 4:4 -

Listen, our God, for we are despised. Make their insults return on their own heads and let them be taken as plunder to a land of captivity.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:46 -

Woe to you, Moab!

The people of Chemosh have perished

because your sons have been taken captive

and your daughters have gone into captivity.

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