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Lexicon :: Strong's H7775 - šavʿâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2348c

Strong’s Definitions

שַׁוְעָה shavʻâh, shav-aw'; feminine of H7773; a hallooing:—crying.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x

The KJV translates Strong's H7775 in the following manner: cry (11x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 11x
The KJV translates Strong's H7775 in the following manner: cry (11x).
  1. cry for help

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שַׁוְעָה shavʻâh, shav-aw'; feminine of H7773; a hallooing:—crying.
STRONGS H7775: Abbreviations
† [שַׁוְעָה] noun feminine cry for help; — construct שַׁוְעַת 1 Samuel 5:12; Jeremiah 8:19; suffix שַׁוְעָתִי 2 Samuel 22:7 = Psalm 18:7; Psalm 39:13; Psalm 40:2; Psalm 102:2; Lamentations 3:56 (gloss on רוחתי Ew and others); שַׁוְעָתָם Exodus 2:23 (P), Psalm 34:16; Psalm 145:19.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



1 Samuel


2 Samuel



18:7; 34:16; 39:13; 40:2; 102:2; 145:19






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7775 matches the Hebrew שַׁוְעָה (šavʿâ),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 2:23 -

Now it came about in the course of those many days that the king of Egypt died. And the sons of Israel groaned because of the bondage, and they cried out; and their cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775 because of their bondage ascended to God.

Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 5:12 - And the people who did not die were struck with tumors, and the outcry H7775 of the city went up to heaven.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:7 -

“In my distress I called upon the LORD,

Yes, I called out to my God;

And from His temple He heard my voice,

And my cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775 came into His ears.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:6 -

In my distress I called upon the LORD,

And cried to my God for help;

He heard my voice from His temple,

And my cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775 before Him came into His ears.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:15 -

The eyes of the LORD are toward the righteous,

And His ears are toward their cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 39:12 -

“Hear my prayer, LORD, and listen to my cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775;

Do not be silent to my tears;

For I am a stranger with You,

One who lives abroad, like all my fathers.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:1 -

For the music director. A Psalm of David.

I waited [fn]patiently for the LORD;

And He reached down to me and heard my cry H7775.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:1 -

A Prayer of the afflicted when he is weak and [fn]pours out his complaint before the LORD.

Hear my prayer, LORD!

And let my cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775 come to You.

Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:19 -

He will fulfill the desire of those who fear Him;

He will also hear their cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775 and save them.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 8:19 -

Behold, listen! The cry H7775 of the daughter of my people from a distant land:

“Is the LORD not in Zion? Is her King not within her?”

“Why have they provoked Me with their carved images, with foreign [fn]idols?”

Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:56 -

You have heard my voice,

“Do not cover Your ear from my plea for relief,

From my cry H7775 for H7775 help H7775.”

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