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Lexicon :: Strong's H7896 - šîṯ

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TWOT Reference: 2380

Strong’s Definitions

שִׁית shîyth, sheeth; a primitive root; to place (in a very wide application):—apply, appoint, array, bring, consider, lay (up), let alone, × look, make, mark, put (on), regard, set, shew, be stayed, × take.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 85x

The KJV translates Strong's H7896 in the following manner: set (23x), made (19x), lay (13x), put (11x), appoint (3x), regard (2x), miscellaneous (14x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 85x
The KJV translates Strong's H7896 in the following manner: set (23x), made (19x), lay (13x), put (11x), appoint (3x), regard (2x), miscellaneous (14x).
  1. to put, set

    1. (Qal)

      1. to put, lay (hand upon)

      2. to set, station, appoint, fix, set mind to

      3. to constitute, make (one something), make like, perform

      4. to take one's stand

      5. to lay waste

    2. (Hophal) to be imposed, be set upon

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שִׁית shîyth, sheeth; a primitive root; to place (in a very wide application):—apply, appoint, array, bring, consider, lay (up), let alone, × look, make, mark, put (on), regard, set, shew, be stayed, × take.
STRONGS H7896: Abbreviations
שִׁית verb put, set (NöBeitr. z. Semitic Sprachwiss, 39 f.; compare Phoenician שת Lzb375; Ecclus שית Passive participle Ecclesiasticus 31:27 (?); see also (Nöl.c. 41) Syriac bdb101101 quality, appearance); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular שָׁת Genesis 4:25 +, 3rd person feminine singular שָׁ֫תָה 1 Samuel 4:20 +, 2nd person masculine singular שַׁ֫תָּה Psalm 8:7 שַׁ֫תָּ Psalm 90:8, suffix שַׁתַּ֫נִי Psalm 88:7; Psalm 88:9, 1st person singular שַׁ֫תִּי Psalm 73:28 +; 3rd person plural שָׁ֫תוּ Exodus 33:4 + 3 times, metaplastic יָשִׁית Psalm 49:15; Psalm 73:9 (other forms not found); Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יָשִׁית Exodus 21:22 +, jussive יָשֵׁת Job 9:33, וַיָּ֫שֶׁת Genesis 30:40 +; 3rd person feminine singular suffix וַתְּשִׁתֵ֫חוּ Ruth 4:16, תְּשִׁיתֵ֫מוֺ Psalm 21:10 +, 1st person singular suffix אֲשִׁתֶ֫נּוּ 1 Kings 11:34; Imperative masculine singular שִׁית Proverbs 27:23, שִׁיתָ֫ה Psalm 9:21 [Psalm 9:20]; Psalm 141:3; feminine singular שִׁ֫תִי Jeremiah 31:21, etc.; Infinitive absolute שֹׁת Isaiah 22:7; construct שִׁית Job 30:1 +; Passive participle וְשִׁית (Jeremiah 13:16 Qr, but read Kt יָשִׁית); suffix שִׁתִי Exodus 10:1; —
1. put, lay hand upon, עַל, Genesis 46:4 (E), Genesis 48:14, 17 (J), Job 9:33; Psalm 139:5; with עִם in evil partnership, Exodus 23:1 (E); put ornaments, עַל person, Exodus 33:4 (J); compare 1 Samuel 2:8; Isaiah 15:9; Job 22:24; Ruth 3:15; lay child into (ב) bosom Ruth 4:16; put wisdom, ב location, Job 38:36, compare Proverbs 26:24; אָשִׁית עֵצוֺת בְּנַפְשִׁי Psalm 13:3, i.e. take counsel, plan; סַחְסִי בי׳ Psalm 73:28; put things תַּחַת רַגְלָיו Psalm 8:7; lay (penalty) עַל person Exodus 21:22 (E), sin Numbers 12:11 (E), compare (with אֲשֶׁר = where) Psalm 84:4; nearly = give (נתן), accusative + ל person Genesis 4:25 (J; explanation of name שֵׁת), appoint Psalm 9:21 [Psalm 9:20].
a. set, station, sheep לְבַדּוֺ Genesis 30:40, compare לֹא שָׁתָם עַל Genesis 30:40 (J); accusative of person = appoint (עַל over) Genesis 41:33 (E); set לָמוֺ person (ל 3b) + ב location Psalm 73:18, so (accusative) Psalm 88:7 and (object person omitted) Psalm 12:6, set crown לְראֹשׁוֺ Psalm 21:4, set one (מִן partitive) לְכִסֵּא Psalm 132:11; set person among (ב person) 2 Samuel 19:29; Jeremiah 3:19, compare (עִם) Job 30:1; set watch לְפִי Psalm 141:3, snares לִי Psalm 140:6, enmity, בֵּין person Genesis 3:15 (J); iniquities לְנֶגְדֶּ֑ךָ Psalm 90:8, compare Psalm 101:3; set, direct face, אֶל location Numbers 24:1 (J), eyes לִנְטוֺת בָּאָרָץ Psalm 17:11.
b. in phrase לֵב לְ שׁ׳ set one's mind to, give heed, attention (compare שׂוּם 2b), Exodus 7:23 (E), 2 Samuel 13:20; Jeremiah 31:21; Psalm 48:14; Proverbs 22:17; Proverbs 27:23, with אֶל Job 7:17, absolute 1 Samuel 4:20; Psalm 62:11; Proverbs 24:32 I reflected.
c. set, fix, נְּבוּל Exodus 23:31 (E; with מִן ֗֗֗ עַד), תָּשִׁית לִי חֹק Job 14:13 wouldst fix me a limit, Job 38:11 (וּפאֹ יָשִׁית בִּגְאוֺן גַּלָּיךָ De and others here shall one fix it [the boundary, חֹק, Job 38:10] = it shall be fixed against, etc.: but explanation very forced: Me Kau יִשָּׁבֵר ג׳, Bi Bu יִשְׁבֹּת ג׳
3. constitute, make one something, 2 accusative, 1 Kings 11:34 I will make him prince, Isaiah 5:6; Isaiah 26:1; Jeremiah 22:6; Psalm 21:7; Psalm 84:7; Psalm 88:9)+ למוֺ indirect object), Psalm 110:1; 2 Samuel 22:12 || Psalm 18:12; תְּשִׁיתֵמוֺ שֶׁ֑כֶם Psalm 21:13 = thou wilt make them (all) shoulder, make them turn their back, flee (compare Psalm 18:41); accusative + ל make something into Jeremiah 2:15 = Jeremiah 50:3; Jeremiah 13:16; Psalm 45:17)+ ב location); accusative + כ compare make one like Hosea 2:5 (|| שִׂים), Isaiah 16:3; Psalm 21:10; Psalm 83:12; Psalm 83:14; accusative only, make, prepare, feast Jeremiah 51:39, compare שָׁת קָצִיר לָח Hosea 6:11 (read possibly שִׁית, passive participle), make darkness Psalm 104:20; = perform signs, ב location Exodus 10:1 (J).
4. internally transitive, = take one's stand (compare שִׂים 4a) הַשָּׁ֑עְרָה שָׁתוּ שֹׁת הַפָּרָשִׁים Isaiah 22:7; with עַליֿ׳ (against) Psalm 3:7. — יָשִׁית מִמֶּנִּי Job 10:20 (Kt; > Qr Imperative וְשִׁית) is dubious, יָשִׁית = יָשֵׁת : De direct (attention) away from me, compare Di (ellipsis of יָד, פָּנִים, or לֵב), Du (sc. יָד; reads Imperative); Lag (so Bu) proposes יִשְׁבֹּת, Siegf (יָדוֺ) יָוֵב, Greek Version of the LXX Beer (best) שְׁעֵה (Job 7:19), with יְמֵי חֶלְדִּי (Greek Version of the LXX Bu Be Du) for יָמַי יחדל probably rightly.
Hoph. (or Qal passive Ges§ 53 u), Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יוּשַׁת Exodus 21:30 (E) if a ransom be imposed עָלָיו, Exodus 21:30.
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Strong's Number H7896 matches the Hebrew שִׁית (šîṯ),
which occurs 86 times in 80 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 3:15–Psa 83:13)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 3:15 - And I will put H7896 enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 4:25 - And Adam knew his wife again; and she bare a son, and called his name Seth: For God, said she, hath appointed H7896 me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 30:40 - And Jacob did separate the lambs, and set the faces of the flocks toward the ringstraked, and all the brown in the flock of Laban; and he put H7896 his own flocks by themselves, and put H7896 them not unto Laban's cattle.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 41:33 - Now therefore let Pharaoh look out a man discreet and wise, and set H7896 him over the land of Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 46:4 - I will go down with thee into Egypt; and I will also surely bring thee up again: and Joseph shall put H7896 his hand upon thine eyes.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:14 - And Israel stretched out his right hand, and laid H7896 it upon Ephraim's head, who was the younger, and his left hand upon Manasseh's head, guiding his hands wittingly; for Manasseh was the firstborn.
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 48:17 - And when Joseph saw that his father laid H7896 his right hand upon the head of Ephraim, it displeased him: and he held up his father's hand, to remove it from Ephraim's head unto Manasseh's head.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 7:23 - And Pharaoh turned and went into his house, neither did he set H7896 his heart to this also.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 10:1 - And the LORD said unto Moses, Go in unto Pharaoh: for I have hardened his heart, and the heart of his servants, that I might shew H7896 these my signs before him:
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:22 - If men strive, and hurt a woman with child, so that her fruit depart from her, and yet no mischief follow: he shall be surely punished, according as the woman's husband will lay H7896 upon him; and he shall pay as the judges determine.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 21:30 - If there be laid H7896 on him a sum of money, then he shall give for the ransom of his life whatsoever is laid H7896 upon him.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:1 - Thou shalt not raise a false report: put H7896 not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:31 - And I will set H7896 thy bounds from the Red sea even unto the sea of the Philistines, and from the desert unto the river: for I will deliver the inhabitants of the land into your hand; and thou shalt drive them out before thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 33:4 - And when the people heard these evil tidings, they mourned: and no man did put H7896 on him his ornaments.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 12:11 - And Aaron said unto Moses, Alas, my lord, I beseech thee, lay H7896 not the sin upon us, wherein we have done foolishly, and wherein we have sinned.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 24:1 - And when Balaam saw that it pleased the LORD to bless Israel, he went not, as at other times, to seek for enchantments, but he set H7896 his face toward the wilderness.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 3:15 - Also he said, Bring the vail that thou hast upon thee, and hold it. And when she held it, he measured six measures of barley, and laid H7896 it on her: and she went into the city.
Unchecked Copy BoxRth 4:16 - And Naomi took the child, and laid H7896 it in her bosom, and became nurse unto it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 2:8 - He raiseth up the poor out of the dust, and lifteth up the beggar from the dunghill, to set them among princes, and to make them inherit the throne of glory: for the pillars of the earth are the LORD'S, and he hath set H7896 the world upon them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 4:20 - And about the time of her death the women that stood by her said unto her, Fear not; for thou hast born a son. But she answered not, neither did she regard H7896 it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 13:20 - And Absalom her brother said unto her, Hath Amnon thy brother been with thee? but hold now thy peace, my sister: he is thy brother; regard H7896 not this thing. So Tamar remained desolate in her brother Absalom's house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:28 - For all of my father's house were but dead men before my lord the king: yet didst thou set H7896 thy servant among them that did eat at thine own table. What right therefore have I yet to cry any more unto the king?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 22:12 - And he made H7896 darkness pavilions round about him, dark waters, and thick clouds of the skies.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 11:34 - Howbeit I will not take the whole kingdom out of his hand: but I will make H7896 him prince all the days of his life for David my servant's sake, whom I chose, because he kept my commandments and my statutes:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 7:17 - What is man, that thou shouldest magnify him? and that thou shouldest set H7896 thine heart upon him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:33 - Neither is there any daysman betwixt us, that might lay H7896 his hand upon us both.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 10:20 - Are not my days few? cease then, and let me alone, H7896 H7896 that I may take comfort a little,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:13 - O that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint H7896 me a set time, and remember me!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:24 - Then shalt thou lay up H7896 gold as dust, and the gold of Ophir as the stones of the brooks.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:1 - But now they that are younger than I have me in derision, whose fathers I would have disdained to have set H7896 with the dogs of my flock.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:11 - And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be stayed? H7896
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 38:36 - Who hath put H7896 wisdom in the inward parts? or who hath given understanding to the heart?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 3:6 - I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people, that have set H7896 themselves against me round about.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 8:6 - Thou madest him to have dominion over the works of thy hands; thou hast put H7896 all things under his feet:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:20 - Put H7896 them in fear, O LORD: that the nations may know themselves to be but men. Selah.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 12:5 - For the oppression of the poor, for the sighing of the needy, now will I arise, saith the LORD; I will set H7896 him in safety from him that puffeth at him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 13:2 - How long shall I take H7896 counsel in my soul, having sorrow in my heart daily? how long shall mine enemy be exalted over me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 17:11 - They have now compassed us in our steps: they have set H7896 their eyes bowing down to the earth;
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:11 - He made H7896 darkness his secret place; his pavilion round about him were dark waters and thick clouds of the skies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:3 - For thou preventest him with the blessings of goodness: thou settest H7896 a crown of pure gold on his head.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:6 - For thou hast made H7896 him most blessed for ever: thou hast made him exceeding glad with thy countenance.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:9 - Thou shalt make H7896 them as a fiery oven in the time of thine anger: the LORD shall swallow them up in his wrath, and the fire shall devour them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 21:12 - Therefore shalt thou make H7896 them turn their back, when thou shalt make ready thine arrows upon thy strings against the face of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 45:16 - Instead of thy fathers shall be thy children, whom thou mayest make H7896 princes in all the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:13 - Mark H7896 ye well her bulwarks, consider her palaces; that ye may tell it to the generation following.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 62:10 - Trust not in oppression, and become not vain in robbery: if riches increase, set H7896 not your heart upon them.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 73:18 - Surely thou didst set H7896 them in slippery places: thou castedst them down into destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 73:28 - But it is good for me to draw near to God: I have put H7896 my trust in the Lord GOD, that I may declare all thy works.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 83:11 - Make H7896 their nobles like Oreb, and like Zeeb: yea, all their princes as Zebah, and as Zalmunna:
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 83:13 - O my God, make H7896 them like a wheel; as the stubble before the wind.

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