H8252 שׁקט - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to repose (usually figuratively)

KJV Usage: appease, idleness, (at, be at, be in, give) quiet (-ness), (be at, be in, give, have, take) rest, settle, be still.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be quiet, be tranquil, be at peace, be quiet, rest, lie still, be undisturbed
a. (Qal)
1. to be quiet, be undisturbed 1a
b. to be at peace (of land)
1. to be quiet, be inactive
c. (Hiphil)
1. to show quietness 1b
d. quietness, display of quietness (subst)
1. to quiet, be quiet
2. to cause quietness, pacify, allay
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2453
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8252 שׁקט is used in the Bible

First 30 of 41 occurrences of H8252 שׁקט

Joshua 11:23
Joshua 14:15
Judges 3:11
Judges 3:30
Judges 5:31
Judges 8:28
Judges 18:7
Judges 18:27
Ruth 3:18
2 Kings 11:20
1 Chronicles 4:40
2 Chronicles 14:1
2 Chronicles 14:5
2 Chronicles 14:6
2 Chronicles 20:30
2 Chronicles 23:21
Job 3:13
Job 3:26
Job 34:29
Job 37:17
Psalms 76:8
Psalms 83:1
Psalms 94:13
Proverbs 15:18
Isaiah 7:4
Isaiah 14:7
Isaiah 18:4
Isaiah 30:15
Isaiah 32:17
Isaiah 57:20

Corresponding Greek Words

shaqat G447 an iemi
shaqat G803 asphaleia
shaqat G1514 eireneuo
shaqat G1515 eirene
shaqat G2664 kata pauo
shaqat G2869 kopazo
shaqat hiph. G2271 hesuchia
shaqat hi. G372 ana pausis
shaqat hi. G3930 par echo
shaqat hi. G4684 spatalao
shaqat qal,hi see G3982 peitho
shaqat qal,hi G373 ana pauo
shaqat qal.,hi. G2270 hesuchazo