H2814 חשׁה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to hush or keep quiet

KJV Usage: hold peace, keep silence, be silent, (be) still.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be silent, quiet, still, inactive
a. (Qal) to be silent, be still
b. (Hiphil)
1. to be silent, exhibit silence
2. to show inactivity, be inactive
3. to make silent, make quiet, cause to be still
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 768
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H2814 חשׁה is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H2814 חשׁה

Judges 18:9
1 Kings 22:3
2 Kings 2:3
2 Kings 2:5
2 Kings 7:9
Nehemiah 8:11
Psalms 28:1
Psalms 39:2
Psalms 107:29
Ecclesiastes 3:7
Isaiah 42:14
Isaiah 57:11
Isaiah 62:1
Isaiah 62:6
Isaiah 64:12
Isaiah 65:6

Corresponding Greek Words

chashah G4704 spoudazo
chashah hiph. G2270 hesuchazo
chashah qal.,hi. G4601 sigao
chashah qal.,hi. G4623 siopao