H8317 שׁרץ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to wriggle, that is, (by implication) swarm or abound

KJV Usage: breed (bring forth, increase) abundantly (in abundance), creep, move.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. (Qal) to teem, swarm, multiply
a. to swarm, teem
1. to swarm
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2467
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8317 שׁרץ is used in the Bible

14 occurrences of H8317 שׁרץ

Genesis 1:20
Genesis 1:21
Genesis 7:21
Genesis 8:17
Genesis 9:7
Exodus 1:7
Exodus 8:3
Leviticus 11:29
Leviticus 11:41
Leviticus 11:42
Leviticus 11:43
Leviticus 11:46
Psalms 105:30
Ezekiel 47:9

Corresponding Greek Words

sharats G1806 ex ago
sharats G2795 kineo
sharats G4129 plethuno
sharats be' G4137 pleroo