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Lexicon :: Strong's H8416 - tᵊhillâ

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feminine noun
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TWOT Reference: 500c

Strong’s Definitions

תְּהִלָּה tᵉhillâh, teh-hil-law'; from H1984; laudation; specifically (concretely) a hymn:—praise.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x

The KJV translates Strong's H8416 in the following manner: praise (57x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 57x
The KJV translates Strong's H8416 in the following manner: praise (57x).
  1. praise, song or hymn of praise

    1. praise, adoration, thanksgiving (paid to God)

    2. act of general or public praise

    3. praise-song (as title)

    4. praise (demanded by qualities or deeds or attributes of God)

    5. renown, fame, glory

      1. of Damascus, God

      2. object of praise, possessor of renown (fig)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תְּהִלָּה tᵉhillâh, teh-hil-law'; from H1984; laudation; specifically (concretely) a hymn:—praise.
STRONGS H8416: Abbreviations
תְּהִלָּה noun feminine praise, song of praise (compare Arabic bdb023901, the shouting of sacred formula; SprengerMuhammad iii.527 WeSkizzen iii.107 ff. 114. 117. 214 NöZMG 1887, 723 RSSemitic i. 411 CheOP 460) absolute ת׳ Isaiah 60:18 + 19 times + Jeremiah 49:25 Kt, see ifrom; construct תְּהִלַּת Jeremiah 48:2 + 2 times; suffix תְּהִלָּתִי Jeremiah 17:14 + 6 times; תְּהִלָּֽֽֽתְךָ Deuteronomy 10:21; Psalm 48:11, תְּהִלָּתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 35:38 + 6 times; תְּהִלָּתֶּיךָ Psalm 9:15; **on תְּהִדָמלָּ֫תֶיךָ Psalm 9:15 as error for לָֹּ֫תֶךָלֹּ֫תֶיךָ-, see Ol§ 131 k; 39 c Sta§ 354 b Hup Now and others on the passage. תְּהִלָּתוֺ Isaiah 42:10 + 10 times; plural absolute תְּהִלֹּת Exodus 15:11; construct תְּהִלּוֺת Psalm 22:4 + 3 times; —
1. praise, adoration, thanksgiving, paid to י׳: Psalm 48:11 כשׁמך אלהים כן תהלתך לְ קצוי ארץ as thy name, O God, so is thy praise to the ends of the earth, Psalm 111:10 תהלתו עמדת לעד, תָּמִיד תְּהִלָּתוֺ בְּפִי Psalm 34:2 continually is his praise in my mouth (|| אֲבָֽרֲכָה אֶתיֿ׳) compare Psalm 71:6, also ימָּלֵא פִי תְהִלָּתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 71:8, ת׳ יַגִּיד פִּי Psalm 51:7, תַּכַּעְנָה שְׂפָתַי ת׳ Psalm 119:171, פִּי יְדַבֶּר י׳ ת׳ Psalm 145:21 (|| וִיבָרֵךְ כָּלֿ בָּשָׂר שֵׁם קָדְשׁוֺ); as sung, song of praise יָשִׁירוּ תִּהִלָּתוֺ Psalm 106:12; הַמְשֹׁרֲרִים וְשִׁירתְּֿהִלָּה וְהוֺדוֺת לֵאלֹהִים Nehemiah 12:46; compare לֵאלֹהֵינוּ ת׳ Psalm 40:4 (appositive שֹׁיר הָדָשׁ) & Isaiah 42:10 (appositive id.), also לַיְשָׁרִים נָאוָה ת׳ Isaiah 33:1 (|| רַנְנוּ צַדִּיקִים בי׳); see perhaps Psalm 148:14 (Che; yet see De VB); note further אֱלֹהֵי תְהִלָּתִי Psalm 109:1; יוֺשֵׁב תְּהִלּוֺת יִשְׂרָאֵל Psalm 22:4 inhabiting the praises of Israel; וּמְרוֺמָם עַלכֶּֿלבְּֿרָכָה וּתְהִלָּה Nehemiah 9:5 exalted above all blessing and praise; compare also תְּהִלָּתִי Isaiah 48:9 (|| שְׁמִי), & of praise due to י׳ Isaiah 42:8.
2.the act of general, public, praise (compare also above especially Psalm 22:4; Psalm 33:1; Psalm 106:12; Nehemiah 12:46); — בּאֹוּ שְׁעָרָיו בְּתוֺדָה חֲצֵרֹתָיו בִּת׳ Psalm 100:4 enter his gates with thanksgiving, his courts with praise; שִׁיר חָדָשׁ שִׁירוּ לי׳ תְּהִלָּתוֺ בִּקְהִל חֲסִידִים Plalm Psalm 149:1; compare Psalm 22:26; Psalm 65:2; Psalm 66:2; Psalm 147:1; before the army הֵחֵלּוּ בְרִנָּה וּתְחִלָּה 2 Chronicles 20:22; in exhortation to the peoples הַשְׁמִיעוּ קוֺל תְּהִלָּתוֺ Psalm 66:8 (|| בָּֽרֲכוּ עַמִּים אֱלֹהֵינוּ), compare Isaiah 42:12.
3. praise-song, as title, תְּהִלָּה לְדָוִד Psalm 145:1 (so Late Hebrew ספר תהלות & תְּהִלִּים, תִּילִּים, = Psalms).
4. qualities, deeds, etc., of י׳, demanding praise: — נוֺרָא תְהִלֹּת Exodus 15:11 (song), i.e. terrible in attributes that call for praise (|| נֶאְדָּר בַּקֹּדֶשׁ & עשֵֹׁה פֶלֶא); often (both singular and plural) of Yahweh's deeds with verb סִפֵּר Psalm 9:15; Psalm 78:4; Psalm 79:13; Isaiah 43:21, also + שֵׁם י׳ Psalm 102:22; with יַשְׁמִיעַ Psalm 106:2 (|| יְמַלֵּל גְּבוּרוֺת י׳); + צִדְקֶ֑ךָ with יֶהְגֶּה Psalm 35:28; with יְבַשֵּׂ֑רוּ Isaiah 60:6; + חַסְדֵי י׳, with אַזְכִּיר Isaiah 63:7; vid also לְהֹדוֺת לְשֵׁם קָדְשֶׁ֑ךָ לְהִשְׁתַּבֵחַ בִּתְהִלָּתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 106:47 = 1 Chronicles 16:35 to give thanks unto thy holy name, to glory in thy praises (= praiseworthy deeds).
5. renown, fame, glory:
a. of Damascus עִיר תְּהִלָּ֑ה֯ Jeremiah 49:25 (on Qr תְּהִלָּ֑ת see Hi Ges§ 80. 2 b); compare perhaps מַעֲטֵה תְהִלָּה Isaiah 61:3 mantle of renown (renown as a mantle, compare De VB; > Di splendid garment; but Bi Che Du read מַעֲטֵה אֵ֔בֶל and translate ת׳ praise, song of praise, compare 1. 2).
b. of י׳, מָֽלְאָה הָאָרֶץ כִּסָּה שָׁמַים הוֺדוֺ וּת׳ Habakkuk 3:3 his splendour hath covered (the) heavens, and of his renown the earth is full. Also
c. figurative, praise, renown, = object of praise, possessor of renown; used
(a) of Israel Deuteronomy 26:19 (absolute), Jeremiah 13:11 (+ לִי) Jeremiah 33:9 (+ לִי and לְכֹל גּוֺיֵי הָאָרֶץ) — all || שֵׁם, תִּפְאֶרֶת; see also Isaiah 61:11, & perhaps Psalm 148:14 (see below 1. above);
(b) of Jerusalem Isaiah 62:7, also Zephaniah 3:19, 20 (both || שֵׁם), all these with verb הָיָה or שִׂים; compare וְקָרָאת יְשׁוּעָה חוֺמֹתַיִךְ וּשְׁעָרַיִךְ ת׳ Isaiah 60:18;
(c) of Babylon וַתִּתָּפֵשׂ תְּהִלַּת כָּלהָֿאָרֶץ Jeremiah 51:41;
(d) of Moab אֵין מוֺאָב עוֺד ת׳ Jeremiah 48:2;
(e) of י׳, הוּא תְהִלָּֽתְךָ וְהוּא אֱלֹהֶיךָ Deuteronomy 10:21, כִּי תְהִלָּתִי אָ֑תָּה Jeremiah 17:14 (no verb)
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15:11; 15:11


10:21; 10:21; 26:19

1 Chronicles


2 Chronicles



9:5; 12:46; 12:46


9:15; 9:15; 9:15; 22:4; 22:4; 22:4; 22:26; 33:1; 34:2; 35:28; 40:4; 48:11; 48:11; 51:7; 65:2; 66:2; 66:8; 71:6; 71:8; 78:4; 79:13; 100:4; 102:22; 106:2; 106:12; 106:12; 106:47; 109:1; 111:10; 119:171; 145:1; 145:21; 147:1; 148:14; 148:14; 149:1


33:1; 42:8; 42:10; 42:10; 42:12; 43:21; 48:9; 60:6; 60:18; 60:18; 61:3; 61:11; 62:7; 63:7


13:11; 17:14; 17:14; 33:9; 48:2; 48:2; 49:25; 49:25; 51:41




3:19; 3:20


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8416 matches the Hebrew תְּהִלָּה (tᵊhillâ),
which occurs 58 times in 57 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Exo 15:11–Jer 17:14)

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 15:11 - “Who is like You among the gods, O LORD?
Who is like You, majestic in holiness,
Awesome in praises, H8416 working wonders?
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 10:21 - “He is your praise H8416 and He is your God, who has done these great and awesome things for you which your eyes have seen.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 26:19 - and [fn]that He will set you high above all nations which He has made, for praise, H8416 fame, and honor; and that you shall be a consecrated people to the LORD your God, as He has spoken.”
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:35 - Then say, “Save us, O God of our salvation,
And gather us and deliver us from the nations,
To give thanks to Your holy name,
And [fn]glory in Your praise.” H8416
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:22 - When they began singing and praising, H8416 the LORD set ambushes against the sons of Ammon, Moab and Mount Seir, who had come against Judah; so they were [fn]routed.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:5 - Then the Levites, Jeshua, Kadmiel, Bani, Hashabneiah, Sherebiah, Hodiah, Shebaniah and Pethahiah, said, “Arise, bless the LORD your God forever and ever!
O may Your glorious name be blessed
And exalted above all blessing and praise! H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:46 - For in the days of David and Asaph, in ancient times, there were [fn]leaders of the singers, songs of praise H8416 and hymns of thanksgiving to God.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 9:14 - That I may tell of all Your praises, H8416
That in the gates of the daughter of Zion
I may rejoice in Your [fn]salvation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:3 - Yet You are holy,
O You who [fn]are enthroned upon the praises H8416 of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 22:25 - From You comes my praise H8416 in the great assembly;
I shall pay my vows before those who fear Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:1 - Sing for joy in the LORD, O you righteous ones;
Praise H8416 is becoming to the upright.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 34:1 - A Psalm of David when he [fn]feigned madness before [fn]Abimelech, who drove him away and he departed.
I will bless the LORD at all times;
His praise H8416 shall continually be in my mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:28 - And my tongue shall declare Your righteousness
And Your praise H8416 all day long.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:3 - He put a new song in my mouth, a song H8416 of praise H8416 to our God;
Many will see and fear
And will trust in the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 48:10 - As is Your name, O God,
So is Your praise H8416 to the ends of the earth;
Your right hand is full of righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:15 - O Lord, [fn]open my lips,
That my mouth may declare Your praise. H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 65:1 - For the choir director. A Psalm of David. A Song.
There will be silence [fn]before You, and praise H8416 in Zion, O God,
And to You the vow will be performed.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 66:2 - Sing the glory of His name;
Make His praise H8416 glorious.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 66:8 - Bless our God, O peoples,
And [fn]sound His praise H8416 abroad,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:6 - [fn]By You I have been sustained from my birth;
You are He who took me from my mother’s womb;
My praise H8416 is continually [fn]of You.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:8 - My mouth is filled with Your praise H8416
And with Your glory all day long.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:14 - But as for me, I will hope continually,
And will [fn]praise H8416 You yet more and more.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:4 - We will not conceal them from their children,
But tell to the generation to come the praises H8416 of the LORD,
And His strength and His wondrous works that He has done.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 79:13 - So we Your people and the sheep of Your [fn]pasture
Will give thanks to You forever;
To all generations we will tell of Your praise. H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 100:4 - Enter His gates with [fn]thanksgiving
And His courts with praise. H8416
Give thanks to Him, bless His name.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 102:21 - That men may tell of the name of the LORD in Zion
And His praise H8416 in Jerusalem,
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:2 - Who can speak of the mighty deeds of the LORD,
Or can show forth all His praise? H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:12 - Then they believed His words;
They sang His praise. H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 106:47 - Save us, O LORD our God,
And gather us from among the nations,
To give thanks to Your holy name
And [fn]glory in Your praise. H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 109:1 - For the choir director. A Psalm of David.
O God of my praise, H8416
Do not be silent!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 111:10 - The [fn]fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom;
A good understanding have all those who [fn]do His commandments;
His praise H8416 endures forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:171 - Let my lips utter praise, H8416
For You teach me Your statutes.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:1 - A Psalm of Praise, of David.
I will extol You, my God, O King,
And I will bless Your name forever and ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 145:21 - My mouth will speak the praise H8416 of the LORD,
And all flesh will bless His holy name forever and ever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 147:1 - [fn]Praise [fn]the LORD!
For it is good to sing praises to our God;
For [fn]it is pleasant and praise H8416 is becoming.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 148:14 - And He has lifted up a horn for His people,
Praise for all His godly ones;
Even for the sons of Israel, a people near to Him.
[fn]Praise [fn]the LORD!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 149:1 - [fn]Praise [fn]the LORD!
Sing to the LORD a new song,
And His praise H8416 in the congregation of the godly ones.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:8 - “I am the LORD, that is My name;
I will not give My glory to another,
Nor My praise H8416 to [fn]graven images.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:10 - Sing to the LORD a new song,
Sing His praise H8416 from the end of the earth!
You who go down to the sea, and all that is in it.
You islands, and those who dwell on them.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:12 - Let them give glory to the LORD
And declare His praise H8416 in the coastlands.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:21 - “The people whom I formed for Myself
Will declare My praise. H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 48:9 - “For the sake of My name I delay My wrath,
And for My praise H8416 I restrain it for you,
In order not to cut you off.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:6 - “A multitude of camels will cover you,
The young camels of Midian and Ephah;
All those from Sheba will come;
They will bring gold and frankincense,
And will bear good news of the praises H8416 of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:18 - “Violence will not be heard again in your land,
Nor devastation or destruction within your borders;
But you will call your walls salvation, and your gates praise. H8416
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:3 - To grant those who mourn in Zion,
Giving them a garland instead of ashes,
The oil of gladness instead of mourning,
The mantle of praise H8416 instead of a spirit of fainting.
So they will be called [fn]oaks of righteousness,
The planting of the LORD, that He may be glorified.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 61:11 - For as the earth brings forth its sprouts,
And as a garden causes the things sown in it to spring up,
So the Lord [fn]GOD will cause righteousness and praise H8416
To spring up before all the nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 62:7 - And give Him no rest until He establishes
And makes Jerusalem a praise H8416 in the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 63:7 - I shall make mention of the lovingkindnesses of the LORD, the praises H8416 of the LORD,
According to all that the LORD has granted us,
And the great goodness toward the house of Israel,
Which He has granted them according to His compassion
And according to the abundance of His lovingkindnesses.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 13:11 - ‘For as the waistband clings to the waist of a man, so I made the whole household of Israel and the whole household of Judah cling to Me,’ declares the LORD, ‘that they might be for Me a people, for [fn]renown, for praise H8416 and for glory; but they did not listen.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 17:14 - Heal me, O LORD, and I will be healed;
Save me and I will be saved,
For You are my praise. H8416

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