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Lexicon :: Strong's H7701 - šōḏ

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2331a

Strong’s Definitions

שֹׁד shôd, shode; or שׁוֹד shôwd; (Job 5:21), from H7736; violence, ravage:—desolation, destruction, oppression, robbery, spoil(-ed, -er, -ing), wasting.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x

The KJV translates Strong's H7701 in the following manner: spoil (10x), destruction (7x), desolation (2x), robbery (2x), wasting (2x), oppression (1x), spoiler (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x
The KJV translates Strong's H7701 in the following manner: spoil (10x), destruction (7x), desolation (2x), robbery (2x), wasting (2x), oppression (1x), spoiler (1x).
  1. havoc, violence, destruction, devastation, ruin

    1. violence, havoc (as social sin)

    2. devastation, ruin

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שֹׁד shôd, shode; or שׁוֹד shôwd; (Job 5:21), from H7736; violence, ravage:—desolation, destruction, oppression, robbery, spoil(-ed, -er, -ing), wasting.
STRONGS H7701: Abbreviations
† I. שֹׁד, שׁוֺד (see below) noun masculine violence, havoc, devastation, ruin; — שׁ׳ absolute Hosea 7:13 +; construct Isaiah 22:4 +; —
1. violence, havoc, as social sin: חָמָס וָשֹׁד Amos 3:10; Jeremiah 6:7; Jeremiah 20:5; Ezekiel 45:2, וְח׳ שׁ׳ Habakkuk 1:3, כָּזָב וָשׁ׳ Hosea 12:2 (1. וָשָׁוְא, Greek Version of the LXX We Marti and others), וָשֶׁבֶר שׁ׳ Isaiah 59:7; Isaiah 60:18; Proverbs 24:2 (|| עָמָל; רְשָׁעִים שׁ׳ Proverbs 21:7; with genitive object עֲנִיִּים שׁ׳ Psalm 12:6.
2. devastation, ruin, for nation Hosea 7:13, כְּשֹׁד מִשַּׁדַּי יָבוֺא Isaiah 13:6 (simile of יוֺם י׳) = Joel 1:13; Isaiah 16:4 (Lo Gr CheHpt Marti שֹׁדֵד; || רֹמֵס), Isaiah 22:4, וְשֶׁבֶר שׁ׳ Isaiah 51:19; Jeremiah 48:3; more generally Amos 5:9 (twice in verse); for individual Job 5:21 (van d. H. שׁוֺד), Job 5:22; for beasts Habakkuk 2:17 (+ חֲמַס לְבָנוֺן). — Hosea 10:14 see שׁדד Infinitiveמִשּׁד (הָֽלְכוּ) Hosea 9:6 read אַשּׁוּר We Now Marti.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


5:21; 5:22




21:7; 24:2


13:6; 16:4; 22:4; 22:4; 51:19; 59:7; 60:18


6:7; 20:5; 48:3




7:13; 7:13; 9:6; 10:14; 12:2




3:10; 5:9


1:3; 2:17


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7701 matches the Hebrew שֹׁד (šōḏ),
which occurs 25 times in 24 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:21 - Thou shalt be hid from the scourge of the tongue: neither shalt thou be afraid of destruction H7701 when it cometh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:22 - At destruction H7701 and famine thou shalt laugh: neither shalt thou be afraid of the beasts of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 12:5 - For the oppression H7701 of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, saith the LORD; I will set him in safety from him that puffeth at him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:7 - The robbery H7701 of the wicked shall destroy them; because they refuse to do judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:2 - For their heart studieth destruction, H7701 and their lips talk of mischief.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:6 - Howl ye; for the day of the LORD is at hand; it shall come as a destruction H7701 from the Almighty.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 16:4 - Let mine outcasts dwell with thee, Moab; be thou a covert to them from the face of the spoiler: for the extortioner is at an end, the spoiler H7701 ceaseth, the oppressors are consumed out of the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 22:4 - Therefore said I, Look away from me; I will weep bitterly, labour not to comfort me, because of the spoiling H7701 of the daughter of my people.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:19 - These two things are come unto thee; who shall be sorry for thee? desolation, H7701 and destruction, and the famine, and the sword: by whom shall I comfort thee?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:7 - Their feet run to evil, and they make haste to shed innocent blood: their thoughts are thoughts of iniquity; wasting H7701 and destruction are in their paths.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:18 - Violence shall no more be heard in thy land, wasting H7701 nor destruction within thy borders; but thou shalt call thy walls Salvation, and thy gates Praise.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:7 - As a fountain casteth out her waters, so she casteth out her wickedness: violence and spoil H7701 is heard in her; before me continually is grief and wounds.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 20:8 - For since I spake, I cried out, I cried violence and spoil; H7701 because the word of the LORD was made a reproach unto me, and a derision, daily.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 48:3 - A voice of crying shall be from Horonaim, spoiling H7701 and great destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 45:9 - Thus saith the Lord GOD; Let it suffice you, O princes of Israel: remove violence and spoil, H7701 and execute judgment and justice, take away your exactions from my people, saith the Lord GOD.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:13 - Woe unto them! for they have fled from me: destruction H7701 unto them! because they have transgressed against me: though I have redeemed them, yet they have spoken lies against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 9:6 - For, lo, they are gone because of destruction: H7701 Egypt shall gather them up, Memphis shall bury them: the pleasant places for their silver, nettles shall possess them: thorns shall be in their tabernacles.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 10:14 - Therefore shall a tumult arise among thy people, and all thy fortresses shall be spoiled, as Shalman spoiled H7701 Betharbel in the day of battle: the mother was dashed in pieces upon her children.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 12:1 - Ephraim feedeth on wind, and followeth after the east wind: he daily increaseth lies and desolation; H7701 and they do make a covenant with the Assyrians, and oil is carried into Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 1:15 - Alas for the day! for the day of the LORD is at hand, and as a destruction H7701 from the Almighty shall it come.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 3:10 - For they know not to do right, saith the LORD, who store up violence and robbery H7701 in their palaces.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 5:9 - That strengtheneth the spoiled H7701 against the strong, so that the spoiled H7701 shall come against the fortress.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 1:3 - Why dost thou shew me iniquity, and cause me to behold grievance? for spoiling H7701 and violence are before me: and there are that raise up strife and contention.
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 2:17 - For the violence of Lebanon shall cover thee, and the spoil H7701 of beasts, which made them afraid, because of men's blood, and for the violence of the land, of the city, and of all that dwell therein.
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