H7623 שׁבח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to address in a loud tone, that is, (specifically) loud; figuratively to pacify (as if by words)

KJV Usage: commend, glory, keep in, praise, still, triumph.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to soothe, still, stroke
a. (Piel) to soothe, still
b. (Hiphil) stilling (participle)
2. to laud, praise, commend
a. (Piel)
1. to laud, praise (God)
2. to commend, congratulate (the dead)
b. (Hithpael) to boast
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2312,2313
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7623 שׁבח is used in the Bible

11 occurrences of H7623 שׁבח

1 Chronicles 16:35
Psalms 63:3
Psalms 65:7
Psalms 89:9
Psalms 106:47
Psalms 117:1
Psalms 145:4
Psalms 147:12
Proverbs 29:11
Ecclesiastes 4:2
Ecclesiastes 8:15

Corresponding Greek Words

shavach hithp. G2744 kauchaomai
shavach pi. G134 aineo
shavach pi. G1867 ep aineo
shavach pi. G1950 epi lanthanomai