H7812 שׁחה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to depress, that is, prostrate (especially reflexively in homage to royalty or God)

KJV Usage: bow (self) down, crouch, fall down (flat), humbly beseech, do (make) obeisance, do reverence, make to stoop, worship.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to bow down
a. (Qal) to bow down
b. (Hiphil) to depress (fig)
c. (Hithpael)
1. to bow down, prostrate oneself 1c
d. before superior in homage 1c
e. before God in worship 1c
f. before false gods 1c
g. before angel
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2360
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7812 שׁחה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 166 occurrences of H7812 שׁחה

Genesis 18:2
Genesis 19:1
Genesis 22:5
Genesis 23:7
Genesis 23:12
Genesis 24:26
Genesis 24:48
Genesis 24:52
Genesis 27:29
Genesis 33:3
Genesis 33:6
Genesis 33:7
Genesis 37:7
Genesis 37:9
Genesis 37:10
Genesis 42:6
Genesis 43:26
Genesis 43:28
Genesis 47:31
Genesis 48:12
Genesis 49:8
Exodus 4:31
Exodus 11:8
Exodus 12:27
Exodus 18:7
Exodus 20:5
Exodus 23:24
Exodus 24:1
Exodus 32:8
Exodus 33:10

Corresponding Greek Words

shachah G2955 kupto
shachah hithpal. G2705 kata phileo
shachah hithpal. G4160 poieo
shachah hithpal. G4352 pros kuneo
shachah hi. G5015 tarasso