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Lexicon :: Strong's H8668 - tᵊšûʿâ

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feminine noun
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Strong’s Definitions

תְּשׁוּעָה tᵉshûwʻâh, tesh-oo-aw'; or תְּשֻׁעָה tᵉshuʻâh; from H7768 in the sense of H3467; rescue (literal or figurative, persons, national or spiritual):—deliverance, help, safety, salvation, victory.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x

The KJV translates Strong's H8668 in the following manner: salvation (17x), deliverance (5x), help (5x), safety (4x), victory (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 34x
The KJV translates Strong's H8668 in the following manner: salvation (17x), deliverance (5x), help (5x), safety (4x), victory (3x).
  1. salvation, deliverance

    1. deliverance (usually by God through human agency)

    2. salvation (spiritual in sense)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
תְּשׁוּעָה tᵉshûwʻâh, tesh-oo-aw'; or תְּשֻׁעָה tᵉshuʻâh; from H7768 in the sense of H3467; rescue (literal or figurative, persons, national or spiritual):—deliverance, help, safety, salvation, victory.
STRONGS H8668: Abbreviations
תְּשׁוּעָה (תְּשֻׁעָה 2 Samuel 19:3) noun feminine deliverance, salvation = יְשׁוּעָה (formed by false analogue, as if from √ שׁוע, in sense of ישׁע; most assign it to שׁוע, but no sufficient evidence for existence of such a √; compare Köii. 200) — absolute ת׳ 1 Samuel 11:9 + 19 times; construct Jeremiah 3:23 + 5 times; suffix תְּשׁוּעָתִי Isaiah 46:13 + 2 times; תְּשׁוּעָֽתְךָ Psalm 40:11 + 2 times; תְּשׁוּעָתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 40:17; Psalm 71:15; —
1. deliverance, usually by God, through human agency, especially from oppression 1 Samuel 11:9, and in battle 1 Chronicles 19:12 (הוֺשׁיע in || clause), = victory Judges 15:18 (בְּיַד וגו׳ נָתַתָּ ת׳), 2 Kings 5:1, י׳ עשׂה ת׳ 1 Samuel 11:13 י׳ wrought a great victory, so 1 Samuel 19:5; 2 Samuel 19:3; 2 Samuel 23:10, 12; 1 Chronicles 11:14 (as accusative of congnate meaning with verb after הושׁיע), Proverbs 21:31; Psalm 33:17 (נושׁע in || Psalm 33:16); למלכים הַנּוֺתֵן ת׳ Psalm 144:10; so in phrase ליהוה חֵץתֿ׳ 2 Kings 13:17, בַּאֲרָם חֵץתֿ׳ 2 Kings 13:17; of national deliverance, from exile, עולמים נוֺשַׁע יִשְׂרָאֵל ת׳ Isaiah 45:17 (DaSynt.:§ 67 b), Isaiah 46:13 (|| צְדָקָה), Isaiah 46:13 (with נתן; || תִּפְאֶרֶת); in general of national success and prosperity Jeremiah 3:23; Proverbs 11:14 = Proverbs 24:6; of deliverance from personal trouble Psalm 37:39; Lamentations 3:26 (תְּשׁוּעַת י׳) or of national deliverance under figure of personal Psalm 40:11 (|| אֱמוּנָָֽתְךָ), Psalm 40:17; Psalm 71:15 (|| צְדָקָח), so תְּשׁוּעָתִי י׳ Psalm 38:23; contrasted with י׳'s deliverance is תְּשׁוּעַת אָדָם deliverance of (through) man Psalm 60:13 = Psalm 108:13, compare Psalm 146:3.
2. more exclusively spiritual in sense, = salvation, appear to be אֱלֹהֵי תְשׁוּעָתִי Psalm 51:16; Psalm 119:41 (|| חֲסָדֶךָ), Psalm 51:81, and כֹּהֲנֶיךָ יִלְבְּשׁוּ ת׳ 2 Chronicles 6:41 (from כהניה אלברשׁ יֵשַׁע Psalm 132:16).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



1 Samuel

11:9; 11:9; 11:13; 19:5

2 Samuel

19:3; 19:3; 23:10; 23:12

2 Kings

5:1; 13:17; 13:17

1 Chronicles

11:14; 19:12

2 Chronicles



33:16; 33:17; 37:39; 40:11; 40:11; 40:17; 40:17; 51:16; 71:15; 71:15; 108:13; 119:41; 132:16; 144:10; 146:3


11:14; 21:31; 24:6


45:17; 46:13; 46:13; 46:13


3:23; 3:23




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H8668 matches the Hebrew תְּשׁוּעָה (tᵊšûʿâ),
which occurs 34 times in 32 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 15:18 - And he was sore athirst, and called on the LORD, and said, Thou hast given this great deliverance H8668 into the hand of thy servant: and now shall I die for thirst, and fall into the hand of the uncircumcised?
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:9 - And they said unto the messengers that came, Thus shall ye say unto the men of Jabeshgilead, To morrow, by that time the sun be hot, ye shall have help. H8668 And the messengers came and shewed it to the men of Jabesh; and they were glad.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 11:13 - And Saul said, There shall not a man be put to death this day: for to day the LORD hath wrought salvation H8668 in Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 19:5 - For he did put his life in his hand, and slew the Philistine, and the LORD wrought a great salvation H8668 for all Israel: thou sawest it, and didst rejoice: wherefore then wilt thou sin against innocent blood, to slay David without a cause?
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 19:2 - And the victory H8668 that day was turned into mourning unto all the people: for the people heard say that day how the king was grieved for his son.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:10 - He arose, and smote the Philistines until his hand was weary, and his hand clave unto the sword: and the LORD wrought a great victory H8668 that day; and the people returned after him only to spoil.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:12 - But he stood in the midst of the ground, and defended it, and slew the Philistines: and the LORD wrought a great victory. H8668
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 5:1 - Now Naaman, captain of the host of the king of Syria, was a great man with his master, and honourable, because by him the LORD had given deliverance H8668 unto Syria: he was also a mighty man in valour, but he was a leper.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:17 - And he said, Open the window eastward. And he opened it. Then Elisha said, Shoot. And he shot. And he said, The arrow of the LORD'S deliverance, H8668 and the arrow of deliverance H8668 from Syria: for thou shalt smite the Syrians in Aphek, till thou have consumed them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:14 - And they set themselves in the midst of that parcel, and delivered it, and slew the Philistines; and the LORD saved them by a great deliverance. H8668
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 19:12 - And he said, If the Syrians be too strong for me, then thou shalt help H8668 me: but if the children of Ammon be too strong for thee, then I will help thee.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 6:41 - Now therefore arise, O LORD God, into thy resting place, thou, and the ark of thy strength: let thy priests, O LORD God, be clothed with salvation, H8668 and let thy saints rejoice in goodness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 33:17 - An horse is a vain thing for safety: H8668 neither shall he deliver any by his great strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 37:39 - But the salvation H8668 of the righteous is of the LORD: he is their strength in the time of trouble.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:22 - Make haste to help me, O Lord my salvation. H8668
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:10 - I have not hid thy righteousness within my heart; I have declared thy faithfulness and thy salvation: H8668 I have not concealed thy lovingkindness and thy truth from the great congregation.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 40:16 - Let all those that seek thee rejoice and be glad in thee: let such as love thy salvation H8668 say continually, The LORD be magnified.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 51:14 - Deliver me from bloodguiltiness, O God, thou God of my salvation: H8668 and my tongue shall sing aloud of thy righteousness.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 60:11 - Give us help from trouble: for vain is the help H8668 of man.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 71:15 - My mouth shall shew forth thy righteousness and thy salvation H8668 all the day; for I know not the numbers thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 108:12 - Give us help from trouble: for vain is the help H8668 of man.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:41 - VAU. Let thy mercies come also unto me, O LORD, even thy salvation, H8668 according to thy word.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:81 - CAPH. My soul fainteth for thy salvation: H8668 but I hope in thy word.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 144:10 - It is he that giveth salvation H8668 unto kings: who delivereth David his servant from the hurtful sword.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 146:3 - Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help. H8668
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 11:14 - Where no counsel is, the people fall: but in the multitude of counsellors there is safety. H8668
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 21:31 - The horse is prepared against the day of battle: but safety H8668 is of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 24:6 - For by wise counsel thou shalt make thy war: and in multitude of counsellors there is safety. H8668
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:17 - But Israel shall be saved in the LORD with an everlasting salvation: H8668 ye shall not be ashamed nor confounded world without end.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 46:13 - I bring near my righteousness; it shall not be far off, and my salvation H8668 shall not tarry: and I will place salvation H8668 in Zion for Israel my glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:23 - Truly in vain is salvation hoped for from the hills, and from the multitude of mountains: truly in the LORD our God is the salvation H8668 of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxLam 3:26 - It is good that a man should both hope and quietly wait for the salvation H8668 of the LORD.
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