H8173 שׁעע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; (in a good acceptation) to look upon (with complacency), that is, fondle, please or amuse (self); (in a bad one) to look about (in dismay), that is, stare . (cry out is by confusion with H7768.)

KJV Usage: cry (out) [by confusion with H7768], dandle, delight (self), play, shut.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to stroke, be smeared over, be blinded
a. (Qal)
1. to be smeared over, be blinded
2. to smear eyes shut
b. (Hiphil) to besmear (of eyes), smear over eyes
c. (Hithpalpel) to blind oneself, be blinded
2. to sport, take delight in
a. (Pilpel) to sport, delight in, take delight in, delight oneself
b. (Palpal) to be fondled
c. (Hithpalpel) to delight oneself
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2435,2436
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8173 שׁעע is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H8173 שׁעע

Psalms 94:19
Psalms 119:16
Psalms 119:47
Psalms 119:70
Isaiah 6:10
Isaiah 11:8
Isaiah 29:9
Isaiah 66:12

Corresponding Greek Words

shaa hi. G2576 kammuo
shaa pilp. G25 agapao
shaa pilp. G3870 para kaleo
shaa pilp.,hithp. G3191 meletao