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Lexicon :: Strong's H8010 - šᵊlōmô

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proper masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2401i

Strong’s Definitions

שְׁלֹמֹה Shᵉlômôh, shel-o-mo'; from H7965; peaceful; Shelomah, David's successor:—Solomon.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 293x

The KJV translates Strong's H8010 in the following manner: Solomon (293x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 293x
The KJV translates Strong's H8010 in the following manner: Solomon (293x).
  1. Solomon = "peace"

    1. son of David by Bathsheba and 3rd king of Israel; author of Proverbs and Song of Songs

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שְׁלֹמֹה Shᵉlômôh, shel-o-mo'; from H7965; peaceful; Shelomah, David's successor:—Solomon.
STRONGS H8010: Abbreviations
שְׁלֹמִה 293 proper name, masculine Solomon (Σαλωμων, rarely Σαλομων, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) mostly Σολομων; compare LagBN 53 96); — king of Israel, son of David and Bathsheba 2 Samuel 12:24; 1 Kings 1:11 + [name + 2 times Samuel; + 162 times Kings; + 109 times Chronicles; + 7 times Ezra Nehemiah]; born in Jerusalem 2 Samuel 5:14; 1 Chronicles 3:5; 1 Chronicles 14:4; designated by David as successor, anointed and proclaimed before David's death 1 Kings 1:30, 33, 34, 39 +; king after David's death 1 Kings 2:12, 17; 1 Chronicles 29:28; 2 Chronicles 1:1 + [phrase הַמֶּלָךְ שׁ׳ 1 Kings 1:34 + 36 times Kings, + 11 times Chronicles, Jeremiah 52:20; Songs 3:9, 11; הַמּ׳ שׁ׳ 1 Kings 2:17; 1 Kings 12:2; 1 Chronicles 29:24; 2 Chronicles 10:2; מֶלֶךְ יְהוּדָה שׁ׳ 1 Kings 12:23; 2 Chronicles 11:3, יִשׂ׳ מ׳ 2 Kings 23:13; 2 Kings 24:13; 2 Chronicles 30:26; 35:3; Nehemiah 13:26]; builder of temple 1 Kings 5:22; 1 Kings 6:1, 2; 1 Chronicles 5:26 + often; wise 1 Kings 3:10; 1 Kings 5:9; 1 Kings 5:10; 1 Kings 5:14; 1 Kings 10:1, 2, 3, 4; 2 Chronicles 1:7, 11 +; author of proverbs (and songs) according to Proverbs מִשְׁלֵי שׁ׳ 2 Chronicles 1:1; 10:1; 25:1 (compare 1 Kings 5:12; 1 Kings 5:13), see also לִשׁ׳ Psalm 72:1; Psalm 127:1 (titles), Songs 1:1 (title); of written provision for priests, etc. 2 Chronicles 35:4, compare 2 Chronicles 8:14; Nehemiah 12:45; elsewhere (outside of Kings, Chronicles) name occurs † Jeremiah 52:20; Songs 1:5 (WklAltor. Forsch. ii. 196. proposes Šalmaites, Nabataean שלמו Lzb376, compare LevyTw ii. 489 Jastr1587), Songs 3:7, 9, 11; Songs 8:11, 12, and in phrase בְּנֵי עַבְדֵי שׁ׳ Ezra 2:55, 58 = Nehemiah 7:57, 60; Nehemiah 11:3.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Samuel

5:14; 12:24

1 Kings

1:11; 1:30; 1:33; 1:34; 1:34; 1:39; 2:12; 2:17; 2:17; 3:10; 5:9; 5:10; 5:12; 5:13; 5:14; 6:1; 6:2; 10:1; 10:2; 10:3; 10:4; 12:2; 12:23

2 Kings

23:13; 24:13

1 Chronicles

3:5; 5:26; 14:4; 29:24; 29:28

2 Chronicles

1:1; 1:1; 1:7; 1:11; 8:14; 10:1; 10:2; 11:3; 25:1; 30:26; 35:3; 35:4


2:55; 2:58


7:57; 7:60; 11:3; 12:45; 13:26


72:1; 127:1

Song of Songs

1:1; 1:5; 3:7; 3:9; 3:9; 3:11; 3:11; 8:11; 8:12


52:20; 52:20


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8010 matches the Hebrew שְׁלֹמֹה (šᵊlōmô),
which occurs 293 times in 263 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 6 (2Sa 5:14–1Ki 4:25)

Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 5:14 - Now these are the names of those who were born to him in Jerusalem: Shammua,[fn] Shobab, Nathan, Solomon,
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 12:24 - Then David comforted Bathsheba his wife, and went in to her and lay with her. So she bore a son, and he[fn] called his name Solomon. Now the LORD loved him,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:10 - But he did not invite Nathan the prophet, Benaiah, the mighty men, or Solomon his brother.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:11 - So Nathan spoke to Bathsheba the mother of Solomon, saying, “Have you not heard that Adonijah the son of Haggith has become king, and David our lord does not know it?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:12 - “Come, please, let me now give you advice, that you may save your own life and the life of your son Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:13 - “Go immediately to King David and say to him, ‘Did you not, my lord, O king, swear to your maidservant, saying, “Assuredly your son Solomon shall reign after me, and he shall sit on my throne”? Why then has Adonijah become king?’
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:17 - Then she said to him, “My lord, you swore by the LORD your God to your maidservant, saying, ‘Assuredly Solomon your son shall reign after me, and he shall sit on my throne.’
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:19 - “He has sacrificed oxen and fattened cattle and sheep in abundance, and has invited all the sons of the king, Abiathar the priest, and Joab the commander of the army; but Solomon your servant he has not invited.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:21 - “Otherwise it will happen, when my lord the king rests with his fathers, that I and my son Solomon will be counted as offenders.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:26 - “But he has not invited me—me your servant—nor Zadok the priest, nor Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, nor your servant Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:30 - “just as I swore to you by the LORD God of Israel, saying, ‘Assuredly Solomon your son shall be king after me, and he shall sit on my throne in my place,’ so I certainly will do this day.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:33 - The king also said to them, “Take with you the servants of your lord, and have Solomon my son ride on my own mule, and take him down to Gihon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:34 - “There let Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet anoint him king over Israel; and blow the horn, and say, ‘Long live King Solomon!’
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:37 - “As the LORD has been with my lord the king, even so may He be with Solomon, and make his throne greater than the throne of my lord King David.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:38 - So Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet, Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, the Cherethites, and the Pelethites went down and had Solomon ride on King David’s mule, and took him to Gihon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:39 - Then Zadok the priest took a horn of oil from the tabernacle and anointed Solomon. And they blew the horn, and all the people said, “Long live King Solomon!”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:43 - Then Jonathan answered and said to Adonijah, “No! Our lord King David has made Solomon king.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:46 - “Also Solomon sits on the throne of the kingdom.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:47 - “And moreover the king’s servants have gone to bless our lord King David, saying, ‘May God make the name of Solomon better than your name, and may He make his throne greater than your throne.’ Then the king bowed himself on the bed.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:50 - Now Adonijah was afraid of Solomon; so he arose, and went and took hold of the horns of the altar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:51 - And it was told Solomon, saying, “Indeed Adonijah is afraid of King Solomon; for look, he has taken hold of the horns of the altar, saying, ‘Let King Solomon swear to me today that he will not put his servant to death with the sword.’ ”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:52 - Then Solomon said, “If he proves himself a worthy man, not one hair of him shall fall to the earth; but if wickedness is found in him, he shall die.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:53 - So King Solomon sent them to bring him down from the altar. And he came and fell down before King Solomon; and Solomon said to him, “Go to your house.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:1 - Now the days of David drew near that he should die, and he charged Solomon his son, saying:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:12 - Then Solomon sat on the throne of his father David; and his kingdom was firmly established.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:13 - Now Adonijah the son of Haggith came to Bathsheba the mother of Solomon. So she said, “Do you come peaceably?” And he said, “Peaceably.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:17 - Then he said, “Please speak to King Solomon, for he will not refuse you, that he may give me Abishag the Shunammite as wife.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:19 - Bathsheba therefore went to King Solomon, to speak to him for Adonijah. And the king rose up to meet her and bowed down to her, and sat down on his throne and had a throne set for the king’s mother; so she sat at his right hand.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:22 - And King Solomon answered and said to his mother, “Now why do you ask Abishag the Shunammite for Adonijah? Ask for him the kingdom also—for he is my older brother—for him, and for Abiathar the priest, and for Joab the son of Zeruiah.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:23 - Then King Solomon swore by the LORD, saying, “May God do so to me, and more also, if Adonijah has not spoken this word against his own life!
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:25 - So King Solomon sent by the hand of Benaiah the son of Jehoiada; and he struck him down, and he died.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:27 - So Solomon removed Abiathar from being priest to the LORD, that he might fulfill the word of the LORD which He spoke concerning the house of Eli at Shiloh.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:29 - And King Solomon was told, “Joab has fled to the tabernacle of the LORD; there he is, by the altar.” Then Solomon sent Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, saying, “Go, strike him down.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:41 - And Solomon was told that Shimei had gone from Jerusalem to Gath and had come back.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:45 - “But King Solomon shall be blessed, and the throne of David shall be established before the LORD forever.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 2:46 - So the king commanded Benaiah the son of Jehoiada; and he went out and struck him down, and he died. Thus the kingdom was established in the hand of Solomon.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:1 - Now Solomon made a treaty with Pharaoh king of Egypt, and married Pharaoh’s daughter; then he brought her to the City of David until he had finished building his own house, and the house of the LORD, and the wall all around Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:3 - And Solomon loved the LORD, walking in the statutes of his father David, except that he sacrificed and burned incense at the high places.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:4 - Now the king went to Gibeon to sacrifice there, for that was the great high place: Solomon offered a thousand burnt offerings on that altar.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:5 - At Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream by night; and God said, “Ask! What shall I give you?”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:6 - And Solomon said: “You have shown great mercy to Your servant David my father, because he walked before You in truth, in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with You; You have continued this great kindness for him, and You have given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:10 - The speech pleased the Lord, that Solomon had asked this thing.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 3:15 - Then Solomon awoke; and indeed it had been a dream. And he came to Jerusalem and stood before the ark of the covenant of the LORD, offered up burnt offerings, offered peace offerings, and made a feast for all his servants.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:1 - So King Solomon was king over all Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:7 - And Solomon had twelve governors over all Israel, who provided food for the king and his household; each one made provision for one month of the year.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:11 - Ben-Abinadab,[fn] in all the regions of Dor; he had Taphath the daughter of Solomon as wife;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:15 - Ahimaaz, in Naphtali; he also took Basemath the daughter of Solomon as wife;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:21 - So Solomon reigned over all kingdoms from the River[fn] to the land of the Philistines, as far as the border of Egypt. They brought tribute and served Solomon all the days of his life.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:22 - Now Solomon’s provision for one day was thirty kors of fine flour, sixty kors of meal,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:25 - And Judah and Israel dwelt safely, each man under his vine and his fig tree, from Dan as far as Beersheba, all the days of Solomon.

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