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Lexicon :: Strong's H7794 - šôr

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Part of Speech
masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2355a

Strong’s Definitions

שׁוֹר shôwr, shore; from H7788; a bullock (as a traveller):—bull(-ock), cow, ox, wall (by mistake for H7791).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 78x

The KJV translates Strong's H7794 in the following manner: ox (62x), bullock (12x), cow (2x), bull (1x), wall (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 78x
The KJV translates Strong's H7794 in the following manner: ox (62x), bullock (12x), cow (2x), bull (1x), wall (1x).
  1. ox, bull, a head of cattle

    1. for plowing, for food, as sacrifice

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שׁוֹר shôwr, shore; from H7788; a bullock (as a traveller):—bull(-ock), cow, ox, wall (by mistake for H7791).
STRONGS H7794: Abbreviations
שׁוֺר 78 noun masculineNehemiah 5:18 a head of cattle, bullock, ox, etc. (often + חֲמוֺר, שֶׂה, etc.); — שׁ׳ absolute Isaiah 1:3 +, construct Exodus 21:35 +, suffix שׁוֺרוֺ Exodus 20:17 +, etc.; plural שְׁוָרִים Hosea 12:2; — usually a single head of cattle, without emphasis on sex (opposed to בָּקָר collective Exodus 21:37; Numbers 7:3): as property, spoil of war, etc. Exodus 20:17 (E; Gi Exodus 20:14) = Deuteronomy 5:18, compare Deuteronomy 5:14; Exodus 21:33 (E) || Deuteronomy 22:4; Exodus 21:37 (twice in verse) (|| בָּקָר of five head), Exodus 22:3; Exodus 22:8; Exodus 22:9; Exodus 22:29; Exodus 23:12 (all E), Deuteronomy 22:1; Genesis 49:6 (poem in J), Deuteronomy 28:31; Judges 6:4; 1 Samuel 12:3; Job 24:3; as licking up (לָחַךְ) grass Numbers 22:4 (J), feeding Psalm 106:20 (in reference to golden calf), compare Isaiah 7:25; Isaiah 32:30; lowing Job 6:5; as intelligent Isaiah 1:3, vicious (goring נָגַח) Exodus 21:28 (3 times in verse) + 11 times Exodus 21 (E); used in ploughing Deuteronomy 22:10, threshing Deuteronomy 25:4, compare Proverbs 14:4; drawing wagon Numbers 7:3 (P; opposed to בָּקָר collective); שׁ׳ פְּנֵי Ezekiel 1:10; specifically of male † Job 21:10 (opposed to פָּרָה), of female † Leviticus 22:28 (H), perhaps also Numbers 18:17 (P), apparently Generic Deuteronomy 15:19; Deuteronomy 33:17 (poem, figurative); rarely collective Genesis 32:6 (+ צאֹן), Exodus 34:19 — compare Leviticus 27:26 (P) — Joshua 6:21; Joshua 7:24 (all J), 1 Samuel 15:3; 1 Samuel 22:19; † as slaughtered Proverbs 7:22, for food 1 Samuel 14:34 (twice in verse) (but 1 Samuel 14:34b read (אֶתֿ)אֲשֶׁר with Greek Version of the LXX Th We Dr and others), 1 Kings 1:19, 25; Deuteronomy 14:4; Leviticus 17:3 (H), compare Nehemiah 5:18 (אֶחָד שׁ׳), Proverbs 15:17; for †sacrifice Judges 6:25 (פַּר־הַשּׁ׳, text strange, compare GFM), Psalm 69:32 (פָּר שׁוֹר, but join פָּר to Psalm 69:32b Bae), 2 Samuel 6:13; Hosea 12:12; Leviticus 9:4, 18 (P), Leviticus 22:23, 27 (H), Numbers 15:11 (P), Deuteronomy 17:1; Deuteronomy 18:3, compare Leviticus 7:23; Leviticus 9:19; מִשּׁוֺר זֶבַח Leviticus 4:10 (P); illicit sacrifice Isaiah 66:3.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H8450.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


32:6; 49:6


20:14; 20:17; 20:17; 21; 21:28; 21:33; 21:35; 22:3; 22:8; 22:9; 22:29; 23:12; 34:19


4:10; 7:23; 9:4; 9:18; 9:19; 17:3; 22:23; 22:27; 22:28; 27:26


7:3; 7:3; 15:11; 18:17; 22:4


5:14; 5:18; 14:4; 15:19; 17:1; 18:3; 22:1; 22:4; 22:10; 25:4; 28:31; 33:17


6:21; 7:24


6:4; 6:25

1 Samuel

12:3; 14:34; 14:34; 15:3; 22:19

2 Samuel


1 Kings

1:19; 1:25


5:18; 5:18


6:5; 21:10; 24:3


69:32; 69:32; 106:20


7:22; 14:4; 15:17


1:3; 1:3; 7:25; 66:3




12:2; 12:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7794 matches the Hebrew שׁוֹר (šôr),
which occurs 79 times in 69 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 32:5–1Sa 15:3)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:5 - I have oxen H7794 and donkeys and flocks and male and female servants; and I have sent to tell my lord, that I may find favor in your sight.”’”
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:6 - “Let my soul not enter into their council;
Let not my glory be united with their assembly;
Because in their anger they slew [fn]men,
And in their self-will they lamed [fn]oxen. H7794
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 20:17 - “You shall not covet your neighbor’s house; you shall not covet your neighbor’s wife or his male servant or his female servant or his ox H7794 or his donkey or anything that belongs to your neighbor.”
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:28 - “If an ox H7794 gores a man or a woman [fn]to death, the ox H7794 shall surely be stoned and its flesh shall not be eaten; but the owner of the ox H7794 shall go unpunished.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:29 - “If, however, an ox H7794 was previously in the habit of goring and its owner has been warned, yet he does not confine it and it kills a man or a woman, the ox H7794 shall be stoned and its owner also shall be put to death.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:32 - “If the ox H7794 gores a male or female slave, [fn]the owner shall give his or her master thirty shekels of silver, and the ox H7794 shall be stoned.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:33 - “If a man opens a pit, or [fn]digs a pit and does not cover it over, and an ox H7794 or a donkey falls into it,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:35 - “If one man’s ox H7794 hurts another’s so that it dies, then they shall sell the live ox H7794 and divide its price equally; and also they shall divide the dead ox.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:36 - “Or if it is known that the ox H7794 was previously in the habit of goring, yet its owner has not confined it, he shall surely pay ox H7794 for ox, H7794 and the dead animal shall become his.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:1 - [fn]If a man steals an ox H7794 or a sheep and slaughters it or sells it, he shall pay five oxen for the ox H7794 and four sheep for the sheep.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:4 - “If what he stole is actually found alive in his [fn]possession, whether an ox H7794 or a donkey or a sheep, he shall pay double.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:9 - “For every [fn]breach of trust, whether it is for ox, H7794 for donkey, for sheep, for clothing, or for any lost thing about which one says, ‘This is it,’ the [fn]case of both parties shall come before [fn]the judges; he whom [fn]the judges condemn shall pay double to his neighbor.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:10 - “If a man gives his neighbor a donkey, an ox, H7794 a sheep, or any animal to keep for him, and it dies or is hurt or is driven away while no one is looking,
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:30 - “You shall do the same with your oxen H7794 and with your sheep. It shall be with its mother seven days; on the eighth day you shall give it to Me.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:4 - “If you meet your enemy’s ox H7794 or his donkey wandering away, you shall surely return it to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:12 - “Six days you are to do your work, but on the seventh day you shall cease from labor so that your ox H7794 and your donkey may rest, and the son of your female slave, as well as [fn]your stranger, may refresh themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 34:19 - “The first offspring from every womb belongs to Me, and all your male livestock, the first offspring from [fn]cattle H7794 and sheep.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 4:10 - (just as it is removed from the ox H7794 of the sacrifice of peace offerings), and the priest is to offer them up in smoke on the altar of burnt offering.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 7:23 - “Speak to the sons of Israel, saying, ‘You shall not eat any fat from an ox, H7794 a sheep or a goat.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:4 - and an ox H7794 and a ram for peace offerings, to sacrifice before the LORD, and a grain offering mixed with oil; for today the LORD will appear to you.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:18 - Then he slaughtered the ox H7794 and the ram, the sacrifice of peace offerings which was for the people; and Aaron’s sons handed the blood to him and he sprinkled it around on the altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 9:19 - As for the portions of fat from the ox H7794 and from the ram, the fat tail, and the fat covering, and the kidneys and the [fn]lobe of the liver,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 17:3 - “Any man from the house of Israel who slaughters an ox H7794 or a lamb or a goat in the camp, or who slaughters it outside the camp,
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:23 - ‘In respect to an ox H7794 or a lamb which has an [fn]overgrown or stunted member, you may present it for a freewill offering, but for a vow it will not be accepted.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:27 - “When an ox H7794 or a sheep or a goat is born, it shall [fn]remain seven days [fn]with its mother, and from the eighth day on it shall be accepted as a sacrifice of an offering by fire to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 22:28 - “But, whether it is an ox H7794 or a sheep, you shall not kill both it and its young in one day.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 27:26 - ‘However, a firstborn among animals, which as a firstborn belongs to the LORD, no man may consecrate it; whether ox H7794 or sheep, it is the LORDS.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 7:3 - When they brought their offering before the LORD, six covered carts and twelve oxen, a cart for every two of the leaders and an ox H7794 for each one, then they presented them before the tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 15:11 - ‘Thus it shall be done for each ox, H7794 or for each ram, or for each of the male lambs, or of the goats.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 18:17 - “But the firstborn of an ox H7794 or the firstborn of a sheep or the firstborn of a goat, you shall not redeem; they are holy. You shall sprinkle their blood on the altar and shall offer up their fat in smoke as an offering by fire, for a soothing aroma to the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 22:4 - Moab said to the elders of Midian, “Now this [fn]horde will lick up all that is around us, as the ox H7794 licks up the grass of the field.” And Balak the son of Zippor was king of Moab at that time.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:14 - but the seventh day is a sabbath of the LORD your God; in it you shall not do any work, you or your son or your daughter or your male servant or your female servant or your ox H7794 or your donkey or any of your cattle or your sojourner who [fn]stays with you, so that your male servant and your female servant may rest as well as you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 5:21 - ‘You shall not covet your neighbor’s wife, and you shall not desire your neighbor’s house, his field or his male servant or his female servant, his ox H7794 or his donkey or anything that belongs to your neighbor.’
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 14:4 - “These are the animals which you may eat: the ox, H7794 the sheep, the goat,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 15:19 - “You shall consecrate to the LORD your God all the firstborn males that are born of your herd and of your flock; you shall not work with the firstborn of your herd, H7794 nor shear the firstborn of your flock.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 17:1 - “You shall not sacrifice to the LORD your God an ox H7794 or a sheep which has a blemish or any [fn]defect, for that is a detestable thing to the LORD your God.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 18:3 - “Now this shall be the priests’ due from the people, from those who offer a sacrifice, either an ox H7794 or a sheep, of which they shall give to the priest the shoulder and the two cheeks and the stomach.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:1 - “You shall not see your [fn]countryman’s ox H7794 or his sheep straying away, and [fn]pay no attention to them; you shall certainly bring them back to your countryman.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:4 - “You shall not see your countryman’s donkey or his ox H7794 fallen down on the way, and [fn]pay no attention to them; you shall certainly help him to raise them up.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 22:10 - “You shall not plow with an ox H7794 and a donkey together.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 25:4 - “You shall not muzzle the ox H7794 while he is threshing.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 28:31 - “Your ox H7794 shall be slaughtered before your eyes, but you will not eat of it; your donkey shall be torn away from you, and will not be restored to you; your sheep shall be given to your enemies, and you will have none to save you.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:17 - “As the firstborn of his ox, H7794 majesty is his,
And his horns are the horns of the wild ox;
With them he will push the peoples,
All [fn]at once, to the ends of the earth.
And those are the ten thousands of Ephraim,
And those are the thousands of Manasseh.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 6:21 - They [fn]utterly destroyed everything in the city, both man and woman, young and old, and ox H7794 and sheep and donkey, with the edge of the sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 7:24 - Then Joshua and all Israel with him, took Achan the son of Zerah, the silver, the mantle, the bar of gold, his sons, his daughters, his [fn]oxen, H7794 his donkeys, his sheep, his tent and all that belonged to him; and they brought them up to the valley of [fn]Achor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:4 - So they would camp against them and destroy the produce of the earth [fn]as far as Gaza, and leave no sustenance in Israel as well as no sheep, ox, H7794 or donkey.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 6:25 - Now on the same night the LORD said to him, “Take your father’s bull [fn]and a second bull seven years old, and pull down the altar of Baal which belongs to your father, and cut down the [fn]Asherah that is beside it;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 12:3 - “Here I am; bear witness against me before the LORD and His anointed. Whose ox H7794 have I taken, or whose donkey have I taken, or whom have I defrauded? Whom have I oppressed, or from whose hand have I taken a bribe to blind my eyes with it? I will restore it to you.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:34 - Saul said, “Disperse yourselves among the people and say to them, ‘Each one of you bring me his ox H7794 or his sheep, and slaughter it here and eat; and do not sin against the LORD by eating with the blood.’” So all the people that night brought each one his ox H7794 [fn]with him and slaughtered it there.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 15:3 - ‘Now go and strike Amalek and utterly destroy all that he has, and do not spare him; but put to death both man and woman, child and infant, ox H7794 and sheep, camel and donkey.’”

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