H8264 שׁקק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to course (like a beast of prey); by implication to seek greedily

KJV Usage: have appetite, justle one against another, long, range, run (to and fro).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to run, run about, rush, run to and fro, be eager or greedy or thirsty
a. (Qal) roving, ranging, longing, rush out upon (participle)
b. (Hithpalpel) to rush to and fro, rush back and forth
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2460
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8264 שׁקק is used in the Bible

6 occurrences of H8264 שׁקק

Psalms 107:9
Proverbs 28:15
Isaiah 29:8
Isaiah 33:4
Joel 2:9
Nahum 2:4

Corresponding Greek Words

shaqaq see G1949 st. epi lambano
shaqaq G1372 dipsao
shaqaq G1679 elpizo
shaqaq G2756 kenos