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Lexicon :: Strong's H8088 - šēmaʿ

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שֵׁמַע
Transliteration
šēmaʿ
Pronunciation
shay'-mah
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Part of Speech
masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2412b

Strong’s Definitions

שֵׁמַע shêmaʻ, shay'-mah; from H8085; something heard, i.e. a sound, rumor, announcement; abstractly, audience:—bruit, fame, hear(-ing), loud, report, speech, tidings.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's H8088 in the following manner: fame (5x), report (5x), hear (3x), tidings (2x), bruit (1x), loud (1x), speech (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's H8088 in the following manner: fame (5x), report (5x), hear (3x), tidings (2x), bruit (1x), loud (1x), speech (1x).
  1. report, a hearing

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שֵׁמַע shêmaʻ, shay'-mah; from H8085; something heard, i.e. a sound, rumor, announcement; abstractly, audience:—bruit, fame, hear(-ing), loud, report, speech, tidings.
STRONGS H8088:
† I. [שֶׁ֫מַע noun [masculine] sound; — הַלְלוּהוּ בְּצִלְצְלֵי שָׁ֑מַע Psalm 150:5 (|| תְּרוּעָה).

שֵׁ֫מַע noun [masculine] hearing, report (on from compare LagBN 143); — שׁ׳ absolute Isaiah 23:5; construct Isaiah 23:5 +; suffix שִׁמְעִי Isaiah 66:19 etc.; — report, usually with genitive object: accusative with שְׁמַע Genesis 29:13 (J) the tidings about Jacob, Isaiah 23:5Numbers 14:15 (JE), Deuteronomy 2:25; 1 Kings 10:1= 2 Chronicles 9:1; Nahum 3:19; Habakkuk 3:2; Jeremiah 37:5; Jeremiah 50:43; Isaiah 66:9; with ל genitive Isaiah 23:5; לַעֲדָתָם Hosea 7:12 usually according to the report (heard by) their congregation (!), but inexplicable and probably corrupt, We Now; Marti (compare Oettli) עַלרָֿעָתָם (כְּשֵׁמַע as gloss) according to their wickedness; שָׁוְא נָשָׂא שׁ׳ Exodus 23:1 (E) take up (utter) a false report; אֹוָן לְשׁ׳ Psalm 18:45 i.e. as soon as heard of, = mere report Job 42:5 (opposed to personal knowledge), compare שִׁמְעָהּ Job 28:22.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

Genesis

29:13

Exodus

23:1

Numbers

14:15

Deuteronomy

2:25

1 Kings

10:1

2 Chronicles

9:1

Job

28:22; 42:5

Psalms

18:45; 150:5

Isaiah

23:5; 23:5; 23:5; 23:5; 66:9; 66:19

Jeremiah

37:5; 50:43

Hosea

7:12

Nahum

3:19

Habakkuk

3:2

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8088 matches the Hebrew שֵׁמַע (šēmaʿ),
which occurs 18 times in 17 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 29:13 - And it came to pass, when Laban heard the tidings H8088 of Jacob his sister's son, that he ran to meet him, and embraced him, and kissed him, and brought him to his house. And he told Laban all these things.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 23:1 - Thou shalt not raise a false report: H8088 put not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:15 - Now if thou shalt kill all this people as one man, then the nations which have heard the fame H8088 of thee will speak, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 2:25 - This day will I begin to put the dread of thee and the fear of thee upon the nations that are under the whole heaven, who shall hear report H8088 of thee, and shall tremble, and be in anguish because of thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 10:1 - And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame H8088 of Solomon concerning the name of the LORD, she came to prove him with hard questions.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 9:1 - And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame H8088 of Solomon, she came to prove Solomon with hard questions at Jerusalem, with a very great company, and camels that bare spices, and gold in abundance, and precious stones: and when she was come to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in her heart.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 28:22 - Destruction and death say, We have heard the fame H8088 thereof with our ears.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 42:5 - I have heard of thee by the hearing H8088 of the ear: but now mine eye seeth thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 18:44 - As soon as they hear H8088 of me, they shall obey me: the strangers shall submit themselves unto me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 150:5 - Praise him upon the loud H8088 cymbals: praise him upon the high sounding cymbals.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 23:5 - As at the report H8088 concerning Egypt, so shall they be sorely pained at the report H8088 of Tyre.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 66:19 - And I will set a sign among them, and I will send those that escape of them unto the nations, to Tarshish, Pul, and Lud, that draw the bow, to Tubal, and Javan, to the isles afar off, that have not heard my fame, H8088 neither have seen my glory; and they shall declare my glory among the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:5 - Then Pharaoh's army was come forth out of Egypt: and when the Chaldeans that besieged Jerusalem heard tidings H8088 of them, they departed from Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:43 - The king of Babylon hath heard the report H8088 of them, and his hands waxed feeble: anguish took hold of him, and pangs as of a woman in travail.
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 7:12 - When they shall go, I will spread my net upon them; I will bring them down as the fowls of the heaven; I will chastise them, as their congregation hath heard. H8088
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 3:19 - There is no healing of thy bruise; thy wound is grievous: all that hear the bruit H8088 of thee shall clap the hands over thee: for upon whom hath not thy wickedness passed continually?
Unchecked Copy BoxHab 3:2 - O LORD, I have heard thy speech, H8088 and was afraid: O LORD, revive thy work in the midst of the years, in the midst of the years make known; in wrath remember mercy.

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