H8259 שׁקף - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to lean out (of a window), that is, (by implication) peep or gaze (passively be a spectacle)

KJV Usage: appear, look (down, forth, out).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to overlook, look down or out, overhang, look out and down
a. (Niphal) to lean over (and look), look down
b. (Hiphil) to look down, look down upon
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2457
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8259 שׁקף is used in the Bible

22 occurrences of H8259 שׁקף

Genesis 18:16
Genesis 19:28
Genesis 26:8
Exodus 14:24
Numbers 21:20
Numbers 23:28
Deuteronomy 26:15
Judges 5:28
1 Samuel 13:18
2 Samuel 6:16
2 Samuel 24:20
2 Kings 9:30
2 Kings 9:32
1 Chronicles 15:29
Psalms 14:2
Psalms 53:2
Psalms 85:11
Psalms 102:19
Proverbs 7:6
Song of Songs 6:10
Jeremiah 6:1
Lamentations 3:50

Corresponding Greek Words

shaqaph hi. G1914 epi blepo
shaqaph ni. G991 blepo
shaqaph ni. G3905 para teino
shaqaph ni., hi. G3879 para kupto