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Lexicon :: Strong's H7706 - šaday

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Part of Speech
masculine noun with reference to deity
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2333

Strong’s Definitions

שַׁדַּי Shadday, shad-dah'-ee; from H7703; the Almighty:—Almighty.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 48x

The KJV translates Strong's H7706 in the following manner: Almighty (48x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 48x
The KJV translates Strong's H7706 in the following manner: Almighty (48x).
  1. almighty, most powerful

    1. Shaddai, the Almighty (of God)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שַׁדַּי Shadday, shad-dah'-ee; from H7703; the Almighty:—Almighty.
STRONGS H7706: Abbreviations
שַׁדַּי 48 noun masculine, of deity (etymology dubious (1) Aq Symm Theod ἱκανός; Rabb שֶֿׁ + דַּי (self-) sufficient, no moderns. (2) = almighty, √ שׁדד + י = Thes De Di Sta, or √שׁדה = שׁדד, intensive noun Ew§ 155 c, but שׁדד (which see) is deal violently not simply mightily; compare Greek Version of the LXX παντοκράτωρ + 14 or (15) times (but in Pentateuch אלשׁ׳ is ό Θεόχ μου, σου, etc.), Vulgate mostly omnipotens. (3) < conjecture for original שֵׁדַי (see שֵׁד) my sovereign lord, || אֲדֹנָי, בעליSBA 1880, 775; ZMG xlii (1888), 481; HoffmPh. Inscr. 53; used of foreign deities (Deuteronomy 32:17), and so discredited (compare בַּעַל). — > other conjectures, e.g. RSOTJC, 424שׁדה pour forth (God as rain-giver); DlPr 96 followed by Assyrian šadû, high, ilu šâdû a, CheComm. Isaiah 2:148, or šadû, mountain, also in proper name; see further DrGen 404 ff.); —
1. שַׁדַּי Numbers 24:4, 16 (J E, poem), and so as archaism Ruth 1:20, 21; Psalm 68:15; Psalm 91:1; Joel 1:15 = Isaiah 13:6; Ezekiel 1:24 (strike out Co); especially Job 5:17 + 30:t. Job (+ Job 19:29 Ew Di, reading שׁ׳ for שׁדין).
2. אֵל שַׁדַּי Genesis 49:25 (poem; so read for אֵת שׁ׳, see Sam Greek Version of the LXX Syriac Version Saad, Hebrew Manuscripts), and so, as archaism, divine name of patriarchs in P, Genesis 17:1; Genesis 28:3; Genesis 35:11; Genesis 48:3; Exodus 6:3; Genesis 43:14 (RP); so Ezekiel 10:5 (strike out Co; but Greek Version of the LXX Σαδδαι).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


17:1; 28:3; 35:11; 43:14; 48:3; 49:25




24:4; 24:16




1:20; 1:21


5:17; 19:29


68:15; 91:1




1:24; 10:5




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7706 matches the Hebrew שַׁדַּי (šaday),
which occurs 48 times in 48 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 17:1 - And when Abram was ninety years old and nine, the LORD appeared to Abram, and said unto him, I am the Almighty H7706 God; walk before me, and be thou perfect.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 28:3 - And God Almighty H7706 bless thee, and make thee fruitful, and multiply thee, that thou mayest be a multitude of people;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 35:11 - And God said unto him, I am God Almighty: H7706 be fruitful and multiply; a nation and a company of nations shall be of thee, and kings shall come out of thy loins;
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 43:14 - And God Almighty H7706 give you mercy before the man, that he may send away your other brother, and Benjamin. If I be bereaved of my children, I am bereaved.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:3 - And Jacob said unto Joseph, God Almighty H7706 appeared unto me at Luz in the land of Canaan, and blessed me,
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:25 - Even by the God of thy father, who shall help thee; and by the Almighty, H7706 who shall bless thee with blessings of heaven above, blessings of the deep that lieth under, blessings of the breasts, and of the womb:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 6:3 - And I appeared unto Abraham, unto Isaac, and unto Jacob, by the name of God Almighty, H7706 but by my name JEHOVAH was I not known to them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:4 - He hath said, which heard the words of God, which saw the vision of the Almighty, H7706 falling into a trance, but having his eyes open:
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:16 - He hath said, which heard the words of God, and knew the knowledge of the most High, which saw the vision of the Almighty, H7706 falling into a trance, but having his eyes open:
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:20 - And she said unto them, Call me not Naomi, call me Mara: for the Almighty H7706 hath dealt very bitterly with me.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 1:21 - I went out full, and the LORD hath brought me home again empty: why then call ye me Naomi, seeing the LORD hath testified against me, and the Almighty H7706 hath afflicted me?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 5:17 - Behold, happy is the man whom God correcteth: therefore despise not thou the chastening of the Almighty: H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:4 - For the arrows of the Almighty H7706 are within me, the poison whereof drinketh up my spirit: the terrors of God do set themselves in array against me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:14 - To him that is afflicted pity should be shewed from his friend; but he forsaketh the fear of the Almighty. H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:3 - Doth God pervert judgment? or doth the Almighty H7706 pervert justice?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:5 - If thou wouldest seek unto God betimes, and make thy supplication to the Almighty; H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:7 - Canst thou by searching find out God? canst thou find out the Almighty H7706 unto perfection?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:3 - Surely I would speak to the Almighty, H7706 and I desire to reason with God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 15:25 - For he stretcheth out his hand against God, and strengtheneth himself against the Almighty. H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:15 - What is the Almighty, H7706 that we should serve him? and what profit should we have, if we pray unto him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 21:20 - His eyes shall see his destruction, and he shall drink of the wrath of the Almighty. H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:3 - Is it any pleasure to the Almighty, H7706 that thou art righteous? or is it gain to him, that thou makest thy ways perfect?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:17 - Which said unto God, Depart from us: and what can the Almighty H7706 do for them?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:23 - If thou return to the Almighty, H7706 thou shalt be built up, thou shalt put away iniquity far from thy tabernacles.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:25 - Yea, the Almighty H7706 shall be thy defence, and thou shalt have plenty of silver.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:26 - For then shalt thou have thy delight in the Almighty, H7706 and shalt lift up thy face unto God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 23:16 - For God maketh my heart soft, and the Almighty H7706 troubleth me:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:1 - Why, seeing times are not hidden from the Almighty, H7706 do they that know him not see his days?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:2 - As God liveth, who hath taken away my judgment; and the Almighty, H7706 who hath vexed my soul;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:10 - Will he delight himself in the Almighty? H7706 will he always call upon God?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:11 - I will teach you by the hand of God: that which is with the Almighty H7706 will I not conceal.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 27:13 - This is the portion of a wicked man with God, and the heritage of oppressors, which they shall receive of the Almighty. H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 29:5 - When the Almighty H7706 was yet with me, when my children were about me;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:2 - For what portion of God is there from above? and what inheritance of the Almighty H7706 from on high?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:35 - Oh that one would hear me! behold, my desire is, that the Almighty H7706 would answer me, and that mine adversary had written a book.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 32:8 - But there is a spirit in man: and the inspiration of the Almighty H7706 giveth them understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:4 - The Spirit of God hath made me, and the breath of the Almighty H7706 hath given me life.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:10 - Therefore hearken unto me, ye men of understanding: far be it from God, that he should do wickedness; and from the Almighty, H7706 that he should commit iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:12 - Yea, surely God will not do wickedly, neither will the Almighty H7706 pervert judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 35:13 - Surely God will not hear vanity, neither will the Almighty H7706 regard it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:23 - Touching the Almighty, H7706 we cannot find him out: he is excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of justice: he will not afflict.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 40:2 - Shall he that contendeth with the Almighty H7706 instruct him? he that reproveth God, let him answer it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 68:14 - When the Almighty H7706 scattered kings in it, it was white as snow in Salmon.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 91:1 - He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:6 - Howl ye; for the day of the LORD is at hand; it shall come as a destruction from the Almighty. H7706
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 1:24 - And when they went, I heard the noise of their wings, like the noise of great waters, as the voice of the Almighty, H7706 the voice of speech, as the noise of an host: when they stood, they let down their wings.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 10:5 - And the sound of the cherubims' wings was heard even to the outer court, as the voice of the Almighty H7706 God when he speaketh.
Unchecked Copy BoxJoe 1:15 - Alas for the day! for the day of the LORD is at hand, and as a destruction from the Almighty H7706 shall it come.
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