H7673 שׁבת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to repose, that is, desist from exertion; used in many implied relations (causatively, figuratively or specifically)

KJV Usage: (cause to, let, make to) cease, celebrate, cause (make) to fail, keep (sabbath), suffer to be lacking, leave, put away (down), (make to) rest, rid, still, take away.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to cease, desist, rest
a. (Qal)
1. to cease
2. to rest, desist (from labour)
b. (Niphal) to cease
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to cease, put an end to
2. to exterminate, destroy
3. to cause to desist from
4. to remove
5. to cause to fail
2. (Qal) to keep or observe the sabbath
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2323, 2323c
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7673 שׁבת is used in the Bible

First 30 of 67 occurrences of H7673 שׁבת

Genesis 2:2
Genesis 2:3
Genesis 8:22
Exodus 5:5
Exodus 12:15
Exodus 16:30
Exodus 23:12
Exodus 31:17
Exodus 34:21
Leviticus 2:13
Leviticus 23:32
Leviticus 25:2
Leviticus 26:6
Leviticus 26:34
Leviticus 26:35
Deuteronomy 32:26
Joshua 5:12
Joshua 22:25
Ruth 4:14
2 Kings 23:5
2 Kings 23:11
2 Chronicles 16:5
2 Chronicles 36:21
Nehemiah 4:11
Nehemiah 6:3
Job 32:1
Psalms 8:2
Psalms 46:9
Psalms 89:44
Psalms 119:119

Corresponding Greek Words

shavat G142 airo
shavat G373 ana pauo
shavat G2270 hesuchazo
shavat hi. G526 ap allotrioo
shavat hi. G654 apo strepho
shavat hi. G851 aph aireo
shavat hi. G853 aphanizo
shavat hi. G2616 kata dunasteuo
shavat hi. G2618 kata kaio
shavat hi. G3870 para kaleo
shavat ni,hi G622 ap ollumi
shavat ni. G4937 sun tribo
shavat qal,hi G1587 ek leipo
shavat qal,hi G3973 pauo
shavat qal.,hi. G2647 kata luo
shavat qal.,hi. G2664 kata pauo