H7663 שׁבר שׂבר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

שׁבר שׂבר
śâbar shâbar
saw-bar', shaw-bar'
The second form being used erroneously in Nehemiah 2:13, Nehemiah 2:15; a primitive root; to scrutinize; by implication (of watching) to expect (with hope and patience)

KJV Usage: hope, tarry, view, wait.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


שׁבר שׂבר

1. to inspect, examine, wait, hope, wait upon
a. (Qal) examined (participle)
b. (Piel)
1. to wait (for), wait upon
2. to hope (for)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2232
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7663 שׁבר שׂבר is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H7663 שׁבר שׂבר

Ruth 1:13 Would ye wait
Nehemiah 2:13 and viewed
Nehemiah 2:15 and viewed
Esther 9:1 hoped
Psalms 104:27 These wait
Psalms 119:166 I have hoped
Psalms 145:15 of all wait
Isaiah 38:18 cannot hope

Distinct usage

2 and viewed
1 Would ye wait
1 hoped
1 I have hoped
1 cannot hope
1 These wait
1 of all wait

Related words

H7663 שׁבר שׂבר

H7664 שׂבר śêber
From H7663; expectation

KJV Usage: hope.

H7665 שׁבר shâbar
A primitive root; to burst (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: break (down, off, in pieces, up), broken ([-hearted]), bring to the birth, crush, destroy, hurt, quench, X quite, tear, view [by mistake for H7663].

Reformed Dating