H7901 שׁכב - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to lie down (for rest, sexual connection, decease or any other purpose)

KJV Usage: X at all, cast down, ([over-]) lay (self) (down), (make to) lie (down, down to sleep, still, with), lodge, ravish, take rest, sleep, stay.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to lie down
a. (Qal)
1. to lie, lie down, lie on
2. to lodge
3. to lie (of sexual relations)
4. to lie down (in death)
5. to rest, relax (fig)
b. (Niphal) to be lain with (sexually)
c. (Pual) to be lain with (sexually)
d. (Hiphil) to make to lie down
e. (Hophal) to be laid
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2381
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7901 שׁכב is used in the Bible

First 30 of 194 occurrences of H7901 שׁכב

Genesis 19:4
Genesis 19:32
Genesis 19:33
Genesis 19:34
Genesis 19:35
Genesis 26:10
Genesis 28:11
Genesis 28:13
Genesis 30:15
Genesis 30:16
Genesis 34:2
Genesis 34:7
Genesis 35:22
Genesis 39:7
Genesis 39:10
Genesis 39:12
Genesis 39:14
Genesis 47:30
Exodus 22:16
Exodus 22:19
Exodus 22:27
Leviticus 14:47
Leviticus 15:4
Leviticus 15:18
Leviticus 15:20
Leviticus 15:24
Leviticus 15:26
Leviticus 15:33
Leviticus 18:22
Leviticus 19:20

Corresponding Greek Words

shakhav G373 ana pauo
shakhav G599 apo thnesko
shakhav G2518 katheudo
shakhav G2521 kath emai
shakhav G2621 kata keimai
shakhav G2647 kata luo
shakhav G2845 koite
shakhav G2942 kubernetes
shakhav hi. see G2730 katoikizo
shakhav hi. G2827 klino
shakhav ni. G3435 moluno
shakhav qal,hi G2837 koimao