Click to Change

Return to Top

Return to Top

Printer Icon


Copy Options
Red Letter
The Blue Letter Bible

Lexicon :: Strong's H7699 - šaḏ

Choose a new font size and typeface
Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Probably from שׁוּד (H7736) (in its original sense) contracted
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2332a

Strong’s Definitions

שַׁד shad, shad; or שֹׁד shôd; probably from H7736 (in its original sense) contracted; the breast of a woman or animal (as bulging):—breast, pap, teat.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x

The KJV translates Strong's H7699 in the following manner: breast (22x), teat (1x), pap (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 24x
The KJV translates Strong's H7699 in the following manner: breast (22x), teat (1x), pap (1x).
  1. breast, bosom, (female) breast

    1. breast (of woman)

    2. breast (of animal)

    3. breast (of both human and animal)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שַׁד shad, shad; or שֹׁד shôd; probably from H7736 (in its original sense) contracted; the breast of a woman or animal (as bulging):—breast, pap, teat.
STRONGS H7699: Abbreviations
† [שַׁד] noun masculineHosea 9:14 female breast; — absolute שָׁ֑ד Lamentations 4:3; elsewhere dual שָׁדַיִם Hosea 9:14 +, construct שְׁדֵי Ezekiel 23:21 +, suffix שָׁדַי Songs 1:13; Songs 8:10, שָׁדַיִךְ Songs 4:5 +, etc.; — breast:
1. of woman Hosea 2:4; Ezekiel 16:7; Ezekiel 23:3, 21 (שְׁדֵי נְעוּרָ֑יִךְ, || דַּדַּיִךְ), Ezekiel 23:34 (> strike out Greek Version of the LXX Manuscripts Co; — all these of personified People), Songs 1:13; Songs 4:5; Songs 7:4, 8, 9; Songs 8:8, 10; of mother Psalm 22:10, with יָנַק suck Songs 8:1; Job 3:12; Joel 2:15; Hosea 9:14 (see [צָמַק]); מִשּׁ׳ עֲתִיקֵי Isaiah 28:9 i.e. those already weaned, mature (|| גְּמוּלֵי מֵךְָלָב). — Isaiah 32:12 see [ספד].
2. of animal Lamentations 4:3.
3. both human and animal, וָרָ֑חַם בִּרְכוֺת שׁ׳ Genesis 49:25 (poem in J).

† II. שֹׁד noun masculine id. (compare the rare Arabic bdb099408, Lane333 BaZMG ii. 637); — שׁ׳ absolute, of mother Job 24:9; construct (figurative, with יָנַק): מְלָכִים שׁ׳ Isaiah 60:16, תַּנְחֻמֶיהָ שׁ׳ Isaiah 66:11, i.e. the consolations of Jerusalem.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.

BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs




3:12; 24:9



Song of Songs

1:13; 1:13; 4:5; 4:5; 7:4; 7:8; 7:9; 8:1; 8:8; 8:10; 8:10


28:9; 32:12; 60:16; 66:11


4:3; 4:3


16:7; 23:3; 23:21; 23:21; 23:34


2:4; 9:14; 9:14; 9:14




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7699 matches the Hebrew שַׁד (šaḏ),
which occurs 24 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:25 - because of your father’s God, who helps you, because of the Almighty,[fn] who blesses you with blessings of the skies above, blessings of the deep springs below, blessings of the breast and womb.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:12 - Why were there knees to receive me and breasts that I might be nursed?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:9 - The fatherless child is snatched from the breast; the infant of the poor is seized for a debt.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:9 - Yet you brought me out of the womb; you made me trust in you, even at my mother’s breast.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 1:13 - My beloved is to me a sachet of myrrh resting between my breasts.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 4:5 - Your breasts are like two fawns, like twin fawns of a gazelle that browse among the lilies.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 7:3 - Your breasts are like two fawns, like twin fawns of a gazelle.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 7:7 - Your stature is like that of the palm, and your breasts like clusters of fruit.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 7:8 - I said, “I will climb the palm tree; I will take hold of its fruit.” May your breasts be like clusters of grapes on the vine, the fragrance of your breath like apples,
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:1 - If only you were to me like a brother, who was nursed at my mother’s breasts! Then, if I found you outside, I would kiss you, and no one would despise me.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:8 - Friends: We have a little sister, and her breasts are not yet grown. What shall we do for our sister on the day she is spoken for?
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:10 - She: I am a wall, and my breasts are like towers. Thus I have become in his eyes like one bringing contentment.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 28:9 - “Who is it he is trying to teach? To whom is he explaining his message? To children weaned from their milk, to those just taken from the breast?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 32:12 - Beat your breasts for the pleasant fields, for the fruitful vines
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:16 - You will drink the milk of nations and be nursed at royal breasts. Then you will know that I, the LORD, am your Savior, your Redeemer, the Mighty One of Jacob.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:11 - For you will nurse and be satisfied at her comforting breasts; you will drink deeply and delight in her overflowing abundance.”
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 4:3 - Even jackals offer their breasts to nurse their young, but my people have become heartless like ostriches in the desert.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 16:7 - I made you grow like a plant of the field. You grew and developed and entered puberty. Your breasts had formed and your hair had grown, yet you were stark naked.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:3 - They became prostitutes in Egypt, engaging in prostitution from their youth. In that land their breasts were fondled and their virgin bosoms caressed.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:21 - So you longed for the lewdness of your youth, when in Egypt your bosom was caressed and your young breasts fondled.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 23:34 - You will drink it and drain it dry and chew on its pieces— and you will tear your breasts. I have spoken, declares the Sovereign LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 2:2 - “Rebuke your mother, rebuke her, for she is not my wife, and I am not her husband. Let her remove the adulterous look from her face and the unfaithfulness from between her breasts.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 9:14 - Give them, LORD— what will you give them? Give them wombs that miscarry and breasts that are dry.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 2:16 - Gather the people, consecrate the assembly; bring together the elders, gather the children, those nursing at the breast. Let the bridegroom leave his room and the bride her chamber.
BLB Searches
Search the Bible

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval

Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan