H8058 שׁמט - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to fling down; incipiently to jostle; figuratively to let alone, desist, remit

KJV Usage: discontinue, overthrow, release, let rest, shake, stumble, throw down.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to release, let drop or loose or rest or fall
a. (Qal) to let drop or fall
b. (Niphal) to be made to fall down, be thrown down
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to let drop
2. to release, let drop
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2408
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8058 שׁמט is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H8058 שׁמט

Exodus 23:11
Deuteronomy 15:2
Deuteronomy 15:3
2 Samuel 6:6
2 Kings 9:33
1 Chronicles 13:9
Psalms 141:6
Jeremiah 17:4

Corresponding Greek Words

shamat see G2947 st. kulio
shamat G863 aph iemi
shamat G1578 ek klino
shamat G4049 peri spao
shamat ni. G2666 kata pino
shamat qal,hi G859 aphesis