8068. shamir
Strong's Concordance
shamir: a thorn, adamant, flint
Original Word: שָׁמִיר
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Transliteration: shamir
Phonetic Spelling: (shaw-meer')
Short Definition: briars
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from an unused word
Definition
a thorn, adamant, flint
NASB Translation
briars (8), diamond (1), emery (1), flint (1).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
I. שָׁמִיר noun masculine: Ezekiel 3:9 thorn(s), adamant, flint; — absolute ׳שׁ Isaiah 5:6 +; suffix שְׁמִירוֺ Isaiah 10:17; —

1 collective thorns, thorn-bushes, token of waste-land, only Isaiah, + שַׁיִת Isaiah 5:6; Isaiah 7:23,24,25; Isaiah 27:4; figurative Isaiah 9:17; Isaiah 10:17; ׳קוֺץ שׁ Isaiah 32:13.

2 adamant, as sharp, כְּתוּבָה ֗֗֗ בְּצִמֹּרֶן ׳שׁ Jeremiah 17:1 ("" בְּעֵט בַּדְוֶל); as hard, figurative of prophet's firmness Ezekiel 3:9; Zechariah 7:12 figurative of hard heart.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
adamant stone, brier, diamond

From shamar in the original sense of pricking; a thorn; also (from its keenness for scratching) a gem, probably the diamond -- adamant (stone), brier, diamond.

see HEBREW shamar

Forms and Transliterations
וּשְׁמִיר֖וֹ ושמירו כְּשָׁמִ֛יר כשמיר לַשָּׁמִ֥יר לשמיר שָׁמִ֑יר שָׁמִ֖יר שָׁמִ֗יר שָׁמִ֣יר שָׁמִ֥יר שמיר kə·šā·mîr kəšāmîr keshaMir laš·šā·mîr lashshaMir laššāmîr šā·mîr šāmîr shaMir ū·šə·mî·rōw ūšəmîrōw ushemiRo
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11 Occurrences


kə·šā·mîr — 1 Occ.
laš·šā·mîr — 1 Occ.
šā·mîr — 8 Occ.
ū·šə·mî·rōw — 1 Occ.

Isaiah 5:6
HEB: יֵעָדֵ֔ר וְעָלָ֥ה שָׁמִ֖יר וָשָׁ֑יִת וְעַ֤ל
NAS: or hoed, But briars and thorns
KJV: but there shall come up briers and thorns:
INT: hoed will come briars and thorns and

Isaiah 7:23
HEB: בְּאֶ֣לֶף כָּ֑סֶף לַשָּׁמִ֥יר וְלַשַּׁ֖יִת יִֽהְיֶֽה׃
NAS: will become briars and thorns.
KJV: silverlings, it shall [even] be for briers and thorns.
INT: A thousand silver briars and thorns will become

Isaiah 7:24
HEB: שָׁ֑מָּה כִּי־ שָׁמִ֥יר וָשַׁ֖יִת תִּֽהְיֶ֥ה
NAS: the land will be briars and thorns.
KJV: thither; because all the land shall become briers and thorns.
INT: there because will be briars and thorns become

Isaiah 7:25
HEB: שָׁ֔מָּה יִרְאַ֖ת שָׁמִ֣יר וָשָׁ֑יִת וְהָיָה֙
NAS: for fear of briars and thorns;
KJV: the fear of briers and thorns:
INT: there fear of briars and thorns will become

Isaiah 9:18
HEB: כָאֵשׁ֙ רִשְׁעָ֔ה שָׁמִ֥יר וָשַׁ֖יִת תֹּאכֵ֑ל
NAS: It consumes briars and thorns;
KJV: it shall devour the briers and thorns,
INT: A fire wickedness briars and thorns consumes

Isaiah 10:17
HEB: וְאָֽכְלָ֛ה שִׁית֥וֹ וּשְׁמִיר֖וֹ בְּי֥וֹם אֶחָֽד׃
NAS: his thorns and his briars in a single
KJV: his thorns and his briers in one
INT: and devour his thorns and his briars day A single

Isaiah 27:4
HEB: מִֽי־ יִתְּנֵ֜נִי שָׁמִ֥יר שַׁ֙יִת֙ בַּמִּלְחָמָ֔ה
NAS: give Me briars [and] thorns
KJV: [is] not in me: who would set the briers [and] thorns
INT: someone give briars thorns battle

Isaiah 32:13
HEB: עַמִּ֔י ק֥וֹץ שָׁמִ֖יר תַּֽעֲלֶ֑ה כִּ֚י
NAS: [in which] thorns [and] briars shall come
KJV: thorns [and] briers; yea, upon all the houses
INT: of my people thorns briars shall come Yea

Jeremiah 17:1
HEB: בַּרְזֶ֖ל בְּצִפֹּ֣רֶן שָׁמִ֑יר חֲרוּשָׁה֙ עַל־
NAS: stylus; With a diamond point
KJV: [and] with the point of a diamond: [it is] graven
INT: an iron point A diamond is engraved upon

Ezekiel 3:9
HEB: כְּשָׁמִ֛יר חָזָ֥ק מִצֹּ֖ר
NAS: Like emery harder than
KJV: As an adamant harder than flint
INT: emery harder flint

Zechariah 7:12
HEB: וְלִבָּ֞ם שָׂ֣מוּ שָׁמִ֗יר מִ֠שְּׁמוֹעַ אֶת־
NAS: their hearts [like] flint so
KJV: their hearts [as] an adamant stone, lest they should hear
INT: their hearts made flint hear the law

11 Occurrences

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