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Lexicon :: Strong's H8316 - śᵊrēp̄â

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
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TWOT Reference: 2292c

Strong’s Definitions

שְׂרֵפָה sᵉrêphâh, ser-ay-faw'; from H8313; cremation:—burning.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's H8316 in the following manner: burning (9x), burn (3x), throughly (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's H8316 in the following manner: burning (9x), burn (3x), throughly (1x).
  1. burning

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שְׂרֵפָה sᵉrêphâh, ser-ay-faw'; from H8313; cremation:—burning.
STRONGS H8316: Abbreviations
שְׂרֵפָה noun feminine burning; — absolute שׂ׳ Isaiah 9:4 +, construct שְׂרֵפַת Numbers 19:6 +; — לשׁ׳ of brick-burning Genesis 11:3 (+ שָׁרַף); destructive Amos 4:11; Isaiah 9:4, of land Deuteronomy 29:22, of temple, הָיָה לִשְׂרֵפַת אֵשׁ Isaiah 64:10, הַר שׁ׳ Jeremiah 51:25 i.e. a burnt-out volcano (figurative of Babylonian); of heifer Numbers 19:6, compare Numbers 19:17; of spices (probably) as funeral rite 2 Chronicles 16:14 (as accusative of congnate meaning with verb), 2 Chronicles 21:19 (object of עָשָׂה), 2 Chronicles 21:19; of person (penal) Leviticus 10:6 (accusative of congnate meaning with verb, י׳ subject), Numbers 17:2.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs






17:2; 19:6; 19:6; 19:17



2 Chronicles

16:14; 21:19; 21:19


9:4; 9:4; 64:10






Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8316 matches the Hebrew שְׂרֵפָה (śᵊrēp̄â),
which occurs 13 times in 12 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 11:3 - Then they said to one another, “Come, let’s make bricks and [fn]fire them thoroughly H8316.” And they used brick for stone, and they used tar for mortar.
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 10:6 - Then Moses said to Aaron and to his sons Eleazar and Ithamar, “Do not [fn]uncover your heads nor tear your clothes, so that you do not die and He does not become wrathful against all the congregation. But your [fn]kinsmen, the entire house of Israel, shall weep for the burning H8316 which the LORD has [fn]brought about.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 16:37 - “Tell Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, that he shall pick up the censers from the midst of the burned H8316 area H8316, because they are holy; and you are to scatter the [fn]burning coals farther away.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:6 - ‘And the priest shall take cedar wood, hyssop, and scarlet material, and throw it into the midst of the [fn]burning H8316 heifer.
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 19:17 - ‘Then for the unclean person they shall take some of the [fn]ashes of the [fn]burnt H8316 [fn]purification from sin and [fn]running water shall be [fn]added to them in a container.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 29:23 - ‘All its land is brimstone and salt, burned H8316 debris H8316, [fn]unsown and unproductive, and no grass grows on it, like the overthrow of Sodom and Gomorrah, Admah and Zeboiim, which the LORD overthrew in His anger and in His wrath.’
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 16:14 - They buried him in his own tomb which he had cut out for himself in the city of David, and they laid him in the resting place which he had filled with spices of various kinds blended by the perfumers’ art; and they made a very great fire H8316 for him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:19 - Now it came about in the course of time, at the end of two years, that his bowels came out because of his sickness, and he died in great pain. And his people did not make a funeral fire H8316 for him like the fire H8316 for his fathers.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 9:5 - For every boot of the marching warrior in the roar of battle,
And cloak rolled in blood, will be for burning H8316, fuel for the fire.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 64:11 - Our holy and beautiful house,
Where our fathers praised You,
Has been burned H8316 by fire;
And all our precious things have become a ruin.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:25 - “Behold, I am against you, mountain of destruction
That destroys the whole earth,” declares the LORD,
“And I will stretch out My hand against you,
And roll you down from the rocky cliffs,
And I will make you a burnt H8316 out mountain.
Unchecked Copy BoxAmo 4:11 - “I overthrew you, as God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah,
And you were like a log snatched from a fire H8316;
Yet you have not returned to Me,” declares the LORD.
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