H7650 שׁבע - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to be complete, but used only as a denominative from H7651; to seven oneself, that is, swear (as if by repeating a declaration seven times)

KJV Usage: adjure, charge (by an oath, with an oath), feed to the full [by mistake for H7646], take an oath, X straitly, (cause to, make to) swear.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to swear, adjure
a. (Qal) sworn (participle)
b. (Niphal)
1. to swear, take an oath
2. to swear (of Jehovah by Himself)
3. to curse
c. (Hiphil)
1. to cause to take an oath
2. to adjure
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2318
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7650 שׁבע is used in the Bible

First 30 of 175 occurrences of H7650 שׁבע

Genesis 21:23
Genesis 21:24
Genesis 21:31
Genesis 22:16
Genesis 24:3
Genesis 24:7
Genesis 24:9
Genesis 24:37
Genesis 25:33
Genesis 26:3
Genesis 26:31
Genesis 31:53
Genesis 47:31
Genesis 50:5
Genesis 50:6
Genesis 50:24
Genesis 50:25
Exodus 13:5
Exodus 13:11
Exodus 13:19
Exodus 32:13
Exodus 33:1
Leviticus 5:4
Leviticus 6:3
Leviticus 6:5
Leviticus 19:12
Numbers 5:19
Numbers 5:21
Numbers 11:12
Numbers 14:16

Corresponding Greek Words

shava G163 aichmalotizo
shava hi. see G3726 en orkizo
shava hi. G1844 ex opkizo
shava hi. G3726 horkizo
shava ni. see G611 st. apo krino
shava ni. G1843 ex omologeo
shava ni. G1965 epi orkos
shava ni. G3670 homologeo
shava ni.,hi. G3660 omnuo
shava pi. G994 boao
shava pi. G2896 krazo
shava pi. G4727 stenazo