H7737 שׁוה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to level, that is, equalize; figuratively to resemble; by implication to adjust (that is, counterbalance, be suitable, compose, place, yield, etc.)

KJV Usage: avail, behave, bring forth, compare, countervail, (be, make) equal, lay, be (make, a-) like, make plain, profit, reckon.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to agree with, be or become like, level, resemble
a. (Qal)
1. to be like
2. equivalent (participle)
3. to set, place
4. setting (participle)
b. (Piel) to level, smooth, still
c. (Hiphil) to make like
d. (Nithpael) to be alike
2. (Piel) to set, place
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2342,2343
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7737 שׁוה is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H7737 שׁוה

2 Samuel 22:34
Esther 3:8
Esther 5:13
Esther 7:4
Job 33:27
Psalms 16:8
Psalms 18:33
Psalms 21:5
Psalms 89:19
Psalms 119:30
Psalms 131:2
Proverbs 3:15
Proverbs 8:11
Proverbs 26:4
Proverbs 27:15
Isaiah 28:25
Isaiah 38:13
Isaiah 40:25
Isaiah 46:5
Lamentations 2:13
Hosea 10:1

Corresponding Greek Words

shavah G514 axios
shavah G520 ap ago
shavah G654 apo strepho
shavah G700 aresko
shavah G2983 lambano
shavah G4851 sum phero
shavah pi. G2007 epi tithemi
shavah pi. G2675 kat artizo
shavah pi. G4308 pro orao
shavah pi. G5087 tithemi