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Lexicon :: Strong's H8322 - šᵊrēqâ

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Part of Speech
feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 2468a

Strong’s Definitions

שְׁרֵקָה shᵉrêqâh, sher-ay-kaw'; from H8319; a derision:—hissing.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x

The KJV translates Strong's H8322 in the following manner: hissing (7x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 7x
The KJV translates Strong's H8322 in the following manner: hissing (7x).
  1. hissing, whistling

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שְׁרֵקָה shᵉrêqâh, sher-ay-kaw'; from H8319; a derision:—hissing.
STRONGS H8322: Abbreviations
שְׁרֵקָה noun feminine (object of derisive) hissing; — always absolute שׁ׳, and always + שַׁמָּה : Jeremiah 19:3; Jeremiah 25:9, 18 (+ חָרְבָּה, פְלָלָה), Jeremiah 29:18 (+ אָלָה, חֶרְפָּה), Jeremiah 51:27; Micah 6:16 (+ חֶרְפָּה), 2 Chronicles 29:8.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Chronicles



19:3; 25:9; 25:18; 29:18; 51:27




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8322 matches the Hebrew שְׁרֵקָה (šᵊrēqâ),
which occurs 8 times in 8 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:8 -

“Therefore, the wrath of the LORD was on Judah and Jerusalem, and he made them an object of terror, horror, and mockery,[fn] as you see with your own eyes.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 18:16 -

They have made their land a horror,

a perpetual object of scorn;[fn]

all who pass by it will be appalled

and shake their heads.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 19:8 -

“I will make this city desolate, an object of scorn. Everyone who passes by it will be appalled and scoff because of all its wounds.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:9 -

“I am going to send for all the families of the north’ ​— ​this is the LORD’s declaration ​— ​‘and send for my servant Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, and I will bring them against this land, against its residents, and against all these surrounding nations, and I will completely destroy them and make them an example of horror and scorn, and ruins forever.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:18 -

Jerusalem and the other cities of Judah, its kings and its officials, to make them a desolate ruin, an example for scorn and cursing ​— ​as it is today;

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 29:18 -

“I will pursue them with sword, famine, and plague. I will make them a horror to all the kingdoms of the earth ​— ​a curse and a desolation, an object of scorn and a disgrace among all the nations where I have banished them.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:37 -

Babylon will become a heap of rubble,

a jackals’ den,

a desolation and an object of scorn,

without inhabitant.

Unchecked Copy BoxMic 6:16 -

“The statutes of Omri

and all the practices of Ahab’s house

have been observed;

you have followed their policies.

Therefore, I will make you a desolate place

and the city’s[fn] residents an object of contempt;[fn]

you will bear the scorn of my people.”[fn]

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