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Lexicon :: Strong's H8154 - šāsâ

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Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 2425

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁסָה shâçâh, shaw-saw'; or שָׁשָׂה shâsâh; (Isaiah 10:13), a primitive root; to plunder:—destroyer, rob, spoil(-er).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x

The KJV translates Strong's H8154 in the following manner: spoil (7x), spoiler (2x), rob (2x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 12x
The KJV translates Strong's H8154 in the following manner: spoil (7x), spoiler (2x), rob (2x), variant (1x).
  1. to spoil, plunder, take spoil

    1. (Qal)

      1. to plunder

      2. plunderers (participle)

    2. (Poel) to plunder

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁסָה shâçâh, shaw-saw'; or שָׁשָׂה shâsâh; (Isaiah 10:13), a primitive root; to plunder:—destroyer, rob, spoil(-er).
† [שָׁסָה] verb spoil, plunder (rarer synonym of שׁלל, בזז; with this √ WMMAs. u. Eur. 131 connects Egyptian name of Beduin plunderers Šôs [Ša-su, ša-sa]; connection doubted by JenZA x (1895), 331); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person plural שָׁ֫סוּ לָ֫מוֺ Psalm 44:11 they plunder for themselves; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יִשְׁסֶה אוֺצַר וגו׳. Hosea 13:15 elsewhere Participle שֹׁסֶים plunderers Judges 2:14; 2 Kings 17:20; with accusative of location 1 Samuel 23:1; with suffix (as object) שֹׁסֵ֫הוּ 1 Samuel 14:48 (probably plural = שֹׁסֵ֫יהוּ, so Stap. 355 Dr Bu, compare Ges§ 91 k), שׁוֺסֵ֫ינוּ Isaiah 17:14 (|| בֹּזְזֵינוּ), שֹׁסֵיהֶם Judges 2:16; שֹׁסַ֫יִח Jeremiah 30:16 Qr (Kt see שסס; || בֹּזְזַיִח); construct (שֹׁסֵי נַחֲלָתִי Jeremiah 50:11; passive עַםבָּֿזוּז וְשָׁסוּי Isaiah 42:22.
Pō`. = Qal Perfect 1st person singular שׁוֺשֵׂתִי (Ges§ 6 k) Isaiah 10:13, with accusative of thing; read also probably Participle מְשׁוֺסֶה Isaiah 42:24 (|| בֹּזְזִים), for משוסה Kt, מְשִׁסָּה Qr; so Du Klo CheHpt Marti.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


2:14; 2:16

1 Samuel

14:48; 23:1

2 Kings





10:13; 17:14; 42:22; 42:24


30:16; 50:11




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8154 matches the Hebrew שָׁסָה (šāsâ),
which occurs 11 times in 11 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:14 - And the anger of the LORD was hot against Israel, and he delivered them into the hands of spoilers H8154 that spoiled them, and he sold them into the hands of their enemies round about, so that they could not any longer stand before their enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 2:16 - Nevertheless the LORD raised up judges, which delivered them out of the hand of those that spoiled H8154 them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:48 - And he gathered an host, and smote the Amalekites, and delivered Israel out of the hands of them that spoiled H8154 them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 23:1 - Then they told David, saying, Behold, the Philistines fight against Keilah, and they rob H8154 the threshingfloors.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 17:20 - And the LORD rejected all the seed of Israel, and afflicted them, and delivered them into the hand of spoilers, H8154 until he had cast them out of his sight.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:10 - Thou makest us to turn back from the enemy: and they which hate us spoil H8154 for themselves.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:13 - For he saith, By the strength of my hand I have done it, and by my wisdom; for I am prudent: and I have removed the bounds of the people, and have robbed H8154 their treasures, and I have put down the inhabitants like a valiant man:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 17:14 - And behold at eveningtide trouble; and before the morning he is not. This is the portion of them that spoil H8154 us, and the lot of them that rob us.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:22 - But this is a people robbed and spoiled; H8154 they are all of them snared in holes, and they are hid in prison houses: they are for a prey, and none delivereth; for a spoil, and none saith, Restore.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:11 - Because ye were glad, because ye rejoiced, O ye destroyers H8154 of mine heritage, because ye are grown fat as the heifer at grass, and bellow as bulls;
Unchecked Copy BoxHos 13:15 - Though he be fruitful among his brethren, an east wind shall come, the wind of the LORD shall come up from the wilderness, and his spring shall become dry, and his fountain shall be dried up: he shall spoil H8154 the treasure of all pleasant vessels.

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