H7878 שׂיח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to ponder, that is, (by implication) converse (with oneself, and hence aloud) or (transitively) utter

KJV Usage: commune, complain, declare, meditate, muse, pray, speak, talk (with).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to put forth, mediate, muse, commune, speak, complain, ponder, sing
a. (Qal)
1. to complain
2. to muse, meditate upon, study, ponder
3. to talk, sing, speak
b. (Polel) to meditate, consider, put forth thoughts
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2255
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7878 שׂיח is used in the Bible

20 occurrences of H7878 שׂיח

Judges 5:10
1 Chronicles 16:9
Job 7:11
Job 12:8
Psalms 55:17
Psalms 69:12
Psalms 77:3
Psalms 77:6
Psalms 77:12
Psalms 105:2
Psalms 119:15
Psalms 119:23
Psalms 119:27
Psalms 119:48
Psalms 119:78
Psalms 119:148
Psalms 143:5
Psalms 145:5
Proverbs 6:22
Isaiah 53:8

Corresponding Greek Words

siach G1555 ek di egeomai
siach G5350 phtheggomai
siach qal,pil G1334 di egeomai
siach qal,pil G3191 meletao