H2814 חשׁה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


חשׁה
châshâh
khaw-shaw'
A primitive root; to hush or keep quiet

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


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

BDB3217

חשׁה

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

TBESH:
חָשָׁה
cha.shah
H:V
be silent
1) to be silent, quiet, still, inactive
1a) (Qal) to be silent, be still
1b) (Hiphil)
1b1) to be silent, exhibit silence
1b2) to show inactivity, be inactive
1b3) to make silent, make quiet, cause to be still

View how H2814 חשׁה is used in the Bible

16 occurrences of H2814 חשׁה

Judges 18:9 and are ye still?
1 Kings 22:3 is ours, and we are still,
2 Kings 2:3 it; hold ye your peace.
2 Kings 2:5 it; hold ye your peace.
2 Kings 7:9 and we hold our peace:
Nehemiah 8:11 stilled
Psalms 28:1 be not silent
Psalms 39:2 I held my peace,
Psalms 107:29 are still.
Ecclesiastes 3:7 to keep silence,
Isaiah 42:14 held my peace;
Isaiah 57:11 have not I held my peace
Isaiah 62:1 sake I will not hold my peace,
Isaiah 62:6 hold their peace
Isaiah 64:12 wilt thou hold thy peace,
Isaiah 65:6 me: I will not keep silence,

Distinct usage

2 it; hold ye your peace.
1 and are ye still?
1 is ours, and we are still,
1 and we hold our peace:
1 stilled
1 I held my peace,
1 are still.
1 to keep silence,
1 have not I held my peace
1 sake I will not hold my peace,
1 hold their peace
1 wilt thou hold thy peace,
1 me: I will not keep silence,
1 held my peace;
1 be not silent

Corresponding Greek Words

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


Related words

H2814 חשׁה