7817. shachach
Strong's Concordance
shachach: to bow, be bowed down, crouch
Original Word: שָׁחַח
Part of Speech: Verb
Transliteration: shachach
Phonetic Spelling: (shaw-khakh')
Short Definition: despair
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
a prim. root
Definition
to bow, be bowed down, crouch
NASB Translation
been humbled (1), bow down (1), bowed down (3), bowing (1), bows down (1), bring down (1), brought low (1), collapsed (1), crouch (2), despair (4), humbled (3), prostrate (1), sing softly (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
[שָׁחַח] verb bow, be bowed down,

crouch (Late Hebrew id.; Tel Amarna ša—âhu (WklTelAm. Vocab.), prostrate oneself, probably Canaanism; Assyrian ša—â—u is oppress, torment); —

Qal Perfect3masculine singular consecutive וְשַׁח Isaiah 2:11,17, 1singular שַׁחִ֫וֺתִי Psalm 38:7, שַׁחֹ֫תִי Psalm 35:14, 3plural ˜שׁחֲחוּ Job 9:13, שַׁחוּ Habakkuk 3:6; Proverbs 14:19; Imperfect3masculine singular יָשֹׁחַ Psalm 10:10, 3masculine plural יָשֹׁ֫חוּ Job 38:40, וַיָּשֹׁ֫חוּ Psalm 107:39; Infinitive construct (= absolute, as adverb, Ges§ 118qii. 2, §§ 221, 402 d compare also BaNB 164) שְׁחוֺחַ Isaiah 60:14; —

1 be bowed down, prostrated, humbled, by ׳י, Isaiah 2:11,17 (both "" שָׁפֵל), Habakkuk 3:6 (of hills), Job 9:13 (׳תַּחְתָּו שׁ), Psalm 107:39 (+ מָעַט); by man Psalm 10:10.

2 bow in homage, לִפְנֵי person Proverbs 14:19; וְהָֽלְבוּ אֵלַיִח שְׁחוֺחַ Isaiah 60:14 ("" הִשְׁתַּחֲווּ).

3 bow, of mourner (קֹדֵר), Psalm 35:14; Psalm 38:7.

4 crouch, of wild beast in lair Job 38:40.

Niph`al Imperfect be prostrated, humbled: וַיִּשַּׁח אָדָם Isaiah 2:9 ("" שָׁפֵל) = Isaiah 5:15 ("" id.); be reduced, weakened, יִשַּׁ֫חוּ כָּלבְּֿנוֺת הַשִּׁיר Ecclesiastes 12:4; = proceed humbly, of words מֵעָפָר Isaiah 29:4 ("" שָׁפֵל).

Hiph`il prostrate, lay low, city, walls, etc.; Perfect3masculine singular הֵךְַ Isaiah 25:12; Isaiah 26:5 (both "" הִשְׁמִּיל).

Hithpo`el be cast down, despairing: Imperfect3feminine singular תִּשְׁתּוֺחָ֑ח Psalm 42:7, 2feminine singular תִּשְׁתּוֺחֲחִי Psalm 42:6; Psalm 42:12; Psalm 43:5 (all with subject נַפְשִׁי).

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
bend, bow down, bring cast down, humble self, be bring low, stoop

A primitive root; to sink or depress (reflexive or causative) -- bend, bow (down), bring (cast) down, couch, humble self, be (bring) low, stoop.

Forms and Transliterations
הֵשַׁ֥ח הֵשַׁח֙ השח וְיִשַּׁ֖חוּ וְשַׁ֖ח וְשַׁח֙ וַיִּשַּׁ֥ח וַיָּשֹׁ֑חוּ וישח וישחו ושח חחו יָשֹׁ֑חַ יָשֹׁ֥חוּ ישח ישחו שְׁח֙וֹחַ֙ שַׁח֖וּ שַׁח֣וּ שַׁחֹ֣תִי שַׁחֽוֹתִי׃ שָׁ֝חֲח֗וּ שחו שחוח שחותי׃ שחתי תִּשְׁתּ֬וֹחֲחִ֨י ׀ תִּשַּׁ֣ח תִשְׁתּ֫וֹחָ֥ח תשח תשתוחח תשתוחחי chaChu ḥă·ḥū ḥăḥū hê·šaḥ hêšaḥ heShach ša·ḥō·ṯî ša·ḥō·w·ṯî ša·ḥū šaḥōṯî šaḥōwṯî šaḥū šə·ḥō·w·aḥ šəḥōwaḥ shaChoti shaChu sheChoach tiš·šaḥ tiš·tō·w·ḥă·ḥî ṯiš·tō·w·ḥāḥ tishShach tishToChach tishTochaChi tiššaḥ ṯištōwḥāḥ tištōwḥăḥî vaiyaShochu vaiyishShach veShach veyishShachu way·yā·šō·ḥū way·yiš·šaḥ wayyāšōḥū wayyiššaḥ wə·šaḥ wə·yiš·ša·ḥū wəšaḥ wəyiššaḥū yā·šō·aḥ yā·šō·ḥū yaShoach yaShochu yāšōaḥ yāšōḥū
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Strong's Hebrew 7817
21 Occurrences


ḥă·ḥū — 1 Occ.
hê·šaḥ — 2 Occ.
ša·ḥō·w·ṯî — 2 Occ.
ša·ḥū — 2 Occ.
šə·ḥō·w·aḥ — 1 Occ.
tiš·šaḥ — 1 Occ.
ṯiš·tō·w·ḥāḥ — 1 Occ.
tiš·tō·w·ḥă·ḥî — 3 Occ.
way·yā·šō·ḥū — 1 Occ.
way·yiš·šaḥ — 2 Occ.
wə·šaḥ — 2 Occ.
wə·yiš·ša·ḥū — 1 Occ.
yā·šō·aḥ — 1 Occ.
yā·šō·ḥū — 1 Occ.

Job 9:13
HEB: (תַּחְתָּ֥יו ק) שָׁ֝חֲח֗וּ עֹ֣זְרֵי רָֽהַב׃
NAS: Beneath Him crouch the helpers
KJV: the proud helpers do stoop under him.
INT: his anger Thahash crouch the helpers of Rahab

Job 38:40
HEB: כִּי־ יָשֹׁ֥חוּ בַמְּעוֹנ֑וֹת יֵשְׁב֖וּ
NAS: When they crouch in [their] dens
KJV: When they couch in [their] dens,
INT: When crouch in dens abide

Psalm 10:10
HEB: (יִדְכֶּ֥ה ק) יָשֹׁ֑חַ וְנָפַ֥ל בַּ֝עֲצוּמָ֗יו
NAS: He crouches, he bows down, And the unfortunate
KJV: He croucheth, [and] humbleth himself, that the poor
INT: break bows fall his mighty

Psalm 35:14
HEB: אֵ֝֗ם קֹדֵ֥ר שַׁחֽוֹתִי׃
NAS: or brother; I bowed down mourning,
KJV: [or] brother: I bowed down heavily,
INT: A mother mourning bowed

Psalm 38:6
HEB: נַעֲוֵ֣יתִי שַׁחֹ֣תִי עַד־ מְאֹ֑ד
NAS: over and greatly bowed down; I go
KJV: I am troubled; I am bowed down greatly;
INT: I am bent bowed over and greatly

Psalm 42:5
HEB: מַה־ תִּשְׁתּ֬וֹחֲחִ֨י ׀ נַפְשִׁי֮ וַתֶּהֱמִ֪י
NAS: Why are you in despair, O my soul?
KJV: Why art thou cast down, O my soul?
INT: Why despair any disturbed

Psalm 42:6
HEB: עָלַי֮ נַפְשִׁ֪י תִשְׁתּ֫וֹחָ֥ח עַל־ כֵּ֗ן
NAS: my soul is in despair within
KJV: my soul is cast down within me: therefore will I remember
INT: within my soul despair within after that

Psalm 42:11
HEB: מַה־ תִּשְׁתּ֬וֹחֲחִ֨י ׀ נַפְשִׁי֮ וּֽמַה־
NAS: Why are you in despair, O my soul?
KJV: Why art thou cast down, O my soul?
INT: Why despair any Why

Psalm 43:5
HEB: מַה־ תִּשְׁתּ֬וֹחֲחִ֨י ׀ נַפְשִׁי֮ וּֽמַה־
NAS: Why are you in despair, O my soul?
KJV: Why art thou cast down, O my soul?
INT: Why despair any Why

Psalm 107:39
HEB: וַיִּמְעֲט֥וּ וַיָּשֹׁ֑חוּ מֵעֹ֖צֶר רָעָ֣ה
NAS: When they are diminished and bowed down Through
KJV: Again, they are minished and brought low through oppression,
INT: are diminished and bowed oppression affliction

Proverbs 14:19
HEB: שַׁח֣וּ רָ֭עִים לִפְנֵ֣י
NAS: The evil will bow down before
KJV: The evil bow before the good;
INT: will bow the evil before

Ecclesiastes 12:4
HEB: לְק֣וֹל הַצִּפּ֔וֹר וְיִשַּׁ֖חוּ כָּל־ בְּנ֥וֹת
NAS: of song will sing softly.
KJV: of musick shall be brought low;
INT: the sound of the bird will sing and all the daughters

Isaiah 2:9
HEB: וַיִּשַּׁ֥ח אָדָ֖ם וַיִּשְׁפַּל־
NAS: So the [common] man has been humbled And the man
KJV: And the mean man boweth down, and the great man
INT: has been the man has been

Isaiah 2:11
HEB: אָדָם֙ שָׁפֵ֔ל וְשַׁ֖ח ר֣וּם אֲנָשִׁ֑ים
NAS: of man will be humbled, And the LORD
KJV: of men shall be bowed down, and the LORD
INT: of man will be abased will be humbled and the loftiness of man

Isaiah 2:17
HEB: וְשַׁח֙ גַּבְה֣וּת הָאָדָ֔ם
NAS: of man will be humbled And the loftiness
KJV: of man shall be bowed down, and the haughtiness
INT: will be humbled the pride of man

Isaiah 5:15
HEB: וַיִּשַּׁ֥ח אָדָ֖ם וַיִּשְׁפַּל־
NAS: So the [common] man will be humbled and the man
KJV: And the mean man shall be brought down, and the mighty man
INT: will be humbled the man of abased

Isaiah 25:12
HEB: מִשְׂגַּ֣ב חוֹמֹתֶ֗יךָ הֵשַׁ֥ח הִשְׁפִּ֛יל הִגִּ֥יעַ
NAS: of your walls He will bring down, Lay low
KJV: of thy walls shall he bring down, lay low,
INT: the unassailable of your walls will bring Lay cast

Isaiah 26:5
HEB: כִּ֤י הֵשַׁח֙ יֹשְׁבֵ֣י מָר֔וֹם
NAS: For He has brought low those who dwell
KJV: For he bringeth down them that dwell
INT: for has brought dwell high

Isaiah 29:4
HEB: תְּדַבֵּ֔רִי וּמֵֽעָפָ֖ר תִּשַּׁ֣ח אִמְרָתֵ֑ךְ וְֽ֠הָיָה
NAS: And from the dust [where] you are prostrate Your words
KJV: and thy speech shall be low out of the dust,
INT: will speak the dust are prostrate your words become

Isaiah 60:14
HEB: וְהָלְכ֨וּ אֵלַ֤יִךְ שְׁח֙וֹחַ֙ בְּנֵ֣י מְעַנַּ֔יִךְ
NAS: you will come bowing to you, And all
KJV: thee shall come bending unto thee; and all they that despised
INT: will come about bowing the sons afflicted

Habakkuk 3:6
HEB: הַרְרֵי־ עַ֔ד שַׁח֖וּ גִּבְע֣וֹת עוֹלָ֑ם
NAS: hills collapsed. His ways
KJV: hills did bow: his ways
INT: mountains the perpetual collapsed hills the ancient

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