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Lexicon :: Strong's H7836 - šāḥar

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שָׁחַר
Transliteration
šāḥar
Pronunciation
shaw-khar'
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Part of Speech
verb
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2369

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁחַר shâchar, shaw-khar'; a primitive root; properly, to dawn, i.e. (figuratively) be (up) early at any task (with the implication of earnestness); by extension, to search for (with painstaking):—(do something) betimes, enquire early, rise (seek) betimes, seek diligently) early, in the morning).


KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H7836 in the following manner: seek early (4x), seek (2x), diligently seek (2x), betimes (1x), miscellaneous (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H7836 in the following manner: seek early (4x), seek (2x), diligently seek (2x), betimes (1x), miscellaneous (3x).
  1. to seek, seek early or earnestly, look early or diligently for

    1. (Qal) to look for diligently, seek

    2. (Piel) to seek, seek early

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁחַר shâchar, shaw-khar'; a primitive root; properly, to dawn, i.e. (figuratively) be (up) early at any task (with the implication of earnestness); by extension, to search for (with painstaking):—(do something) betimes, enquire early, rise (seek) betimes, seek diligently) early, in the morning).
STRONGS H7836:
† [שָׁחר] verb denominative look early, diligently for (late; originally look for dawn); —
Qal Participle שֹׁחֵר טוֺב Proverbs 11:27 (|| בִּקֵּשׁ, דָּרַשׁ), elsewhere
Pi. with accusative (suffix) Perfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix שִׁחֲרוֺ מוּסָר Proverbs 13:24 seeks him early (with) discipline (chastises him be-times); 2nd person masculine singular suffix consecutive וְשִׁחַרְתַּ֫נִי וְאֵינֶנִּי Job 7:21; literally Infinitive פָּנֶיךָ לְשַׁחֵר Proverbs 7:15; of wild asses, Participle מְשַׁחֲרֵי לַטָּ֑רֶף Job 24:5 (Ges§ 130a) seeking eagerly for their food; usually of seeking God (י׳) earnestly, Perfect וְשִׁחֲרוּאֵֿל Psalm 78:34 (|| דָּרַשׁ), Imperfect 2nd person masculine singular תְּשַׁחֵר אֶלאֵֿל Job 8:5 (si vera lectio), 3rd person masculine singular suffix יְשַׁחֲרֻנְנִי (Ges§ 60e) Hosea 5:15 (|| בִּקֵּשׁ), + Hosea 6:3 (see שַׁחַר), and, accusative wisdom, Proverbs 1:28, Participle suffix מְשַׁחֲרַי Proverbs 8:17; seek with longing, long for (י׳), אֲשַׁחֲרֶ֑ךָּ Isaiah 26:9; Psalm 63:2.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Job

7:21; 8:5; 24:5

Psalms

63:2; 78:34

Proverbs

1:28; 7:15; 8:17; 11:27; 13:24

Isaiah

26:9

Hosea

5:15; 6:3

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H7836 matches the Hebrew שָׁחַר (šāḥar),
which occurs 12 times in 12 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 7:21 - “Why then do You not pardon my transgression
And take away my iniquity?
For now I will lie down in the dust;
And You will seek H7836 me, but I will not be.”
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:5 - “If you would seek H7836 God
And implore the compassion of [fn]the Almighty,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:5 - “Behold, as wild donkeys in the wilderness
They go forth seeking H7836 food in their activity,
As [fn]bread for their children in the desert.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 63:1 - A Psalm of David, [fn]when he was in the wilderness of Judah.
O God, You are my God; I shall seek H7836 You [fn]earnestly; H7836
My soul thirsts for You, my flesh [fn]yearns for You,
In a dry and weary land where there is no water.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:34 - When He killed them, then they sought Him,
And returned and searched H7836 diligently H7836 for God;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:28 - “Then they will call on me, but I will not answer;
They will seek H7836 me diligently H7836 but they will not find me,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 7:15 - “Therefore I have come out to meet you,
To seek H7836 your presence earnestly, H7836 and I have found you.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:17 - “I love those who love me;
And those who diligently H7836 seek H7836 me will find me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:27 - He who diligently H7836 seeks H7836 good seeks favor,
But he who seeks evil, evil will come to him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 13:24 - He who withholds his [fn]rod hates his son,
But he who loves him [fn]disciplines him diligently. H7836
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 26:9 - At night [fn]my soul longs for You,
Indeed, [fn]my spirit within me seeks H7836 You diligently; H7836
For when the earth [fn]experiences Your judgments
The inhabitants of the world learn righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 5:15 - I will go away and return to My place
Until they [fn]acknowledge their guilt and seek My face;
In their affliction they will earnestly H7836 seek H7836 Me.

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