H7686 שׁגה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to stray (causatively mislead), usually (figuratively) to mistake, especially (morally) to transgress; by extension (through the idea of intoxication) to reel, (figuratively) be enraptured

KJV Usage: (cause to) go astray, deceive, err, be ravished, sin through ignorance, (let, make to) wander.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to go astray, stray, err
a. (Qal)
1. to err, stray
2. to swerve, meander, reel, roll, be intoxicated, err (in drunkenness)
3. to go astray (morally)
4. to commit sin of ignorance or inadvertence, err (ignorantly)
b. (Hiphil)
1. to lead astray
2. to lead astray, mislead (mentally)
3. to lead astray (morally)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2325
Parts of Speech: Verb

to wander
1) to go astray, stray, err
1a1) to err, stray
1a2) to swerve, meander, reel, roll, be intoxicated, err (in drunkenness)
1a3) to go astray (morally)
1a4) to commit sin of ignorance or inadvertence, err (ignorantly)
1b) (Hiphil)
1b1) to lead astray
1b2) to lead astray, mislead (mentally)
1b3) to lead astray (morally)

View how H7686 שׁגה is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H7686 שׁגה

Leviticus 4:13 shall sin through ignorance,
Numbers 15:22 And if ye have erred,
Deuteronomy 27:18 to wander
1 Samuel 26:21 and have erred
Job 6:24 how I have erred.
Job 12:16 and the deceiver
Job 19:4 that I have erred,
Psalms 119:10 thee: O let me not wander
Psalms 119:21 who do err
Psalms 119:118 all them that err
Proverbs 5:19 and be thou ravished
Proverbs 5:20 be ravished
Proverbs 5:23 he shall go astray.
Proverbs 19:27 that causeth to err
Proverbs 20:1 and whoever is deceived
Proverbs 28:10 to go astray
Isaiah 28:7 also have erred
Isaiah 28:7 have erred
Isaiah 28:7 they err
Ezekiel 34:6 wandered
Ezekiel 45:20 that erreth,

Distinct usage

1 And if ye have erred,
1 to wander
1 how I have erred.
1 and the deceiver
1 that I have erred,
1 thee: O let me not wander
1 all them that err
1 and be thou ravished
1 that causeth to err
1 and whoever is deceived
1 to go astray
1 also have erred
1 have erred
1 they err
1 wandered
1 that erreth,
1 shall sin through ignorance,
1 and have erred
1 be ravished
1 he shall go astray.
1 who do err

Corresponding Greek Words

shagah G50 agnoeo
shagah G1289 dia speiro
shagah G1578 ek klino
shagah G1839 ex istemi
shagah hi. see G683 st. ap otheo
shagah qal,hi G4105 planao

Related words

H7686 שׁגה

H49 אבישׁג 'ăbı̂yshag
From H1 and H7686; father of error (that is, blundering); Abishag, a concubine of David

KJV Usage: Abishag.

H4870 משׁגּה mishgeh
From H7686; an error

KJV Usage: oversight.

H7681 שׁגא shâgê'
Probably from H7686; erring; Shage, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Shage.

H7691 שׁגיאה she gı̂y'âh
she gı̂y'âh
From H7686; a moral mistake

KJV Usage: error.

H7692 שׁגּינה שׁגּיון shiggâyôn shiggâyônâh
שׁגּינה שׁגּיון
shiggâyôn shiggâyônâh
shig-gaw-yone', shig-gaw-yo-naw'
From H7686; properly aberration, that is, (technically) a dithyramb or rambling poem

KJV Usage: Shiggaion, Shigio-noth.