H7723 שׁו שׁואo - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


שׁו שׁוא o
shâv' shav
shawv, shav
From the same as H7722 in the sense of desolating; evil (as destructive), literally (ruin) or morally (especially guile); figuratively idolatry (as false, subjectively), uselessness (as deceptive, objectively; also adverbially in vain)

KJV Usage: false (-ly), lie, lying, vain, vanity.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

שׁו שׁואo

1. emptiness, vanity, falsehood
a. emptiness, nothingness, vanity
b. emptiness of speech, lying
c. worthlessness (of conduct)
Origin: from the same as H7722 in the sense of desolating
TWOT: 2338a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H7723 שׁו שׁואo is used in the Bible

First 30 of 48 occurrences of H7723 שׁו שׁואo

Exodus 20:7 in vain;
Exodus 20:7 in vain.
Exodus 23:1 a false
Deuteronomy 5:11 in vain:
Deuteronomy 5:11 in vain.
Deuteronomy 5:20 false
Job 7:3 of vanity,
Job 11:11 vain
Job 15:31 in vanity:
Job 15:31 for vanity
Job 31:5 with vanity,
Job 35:13 vanity,
Psalms 12:2 vanity
Psalms 24:4 to vanity,
Psalms 26:4 with vain
Psalms 31:6 lying
Psalms 41:6 vanity:
Psalms 60:11 for vain
Psalms 89:47 in vain?
Psalms 108:12 for vain
Psalms 119:37 vanity;
Psalms 127:1 in vain
Psalms 127:1 in vain.
Psalms 127:2 It is vain
Psalms 139:20 thy name in vain.
Psalms 144:8 vanity,
Psalms 144:11 vanity,
Proverbs 30:8 from me vanity
Isaiah 1:13 vain
Isaiah 5:18 of vanity,

Distinct usage

6 vanity,
4 in vain
3 in vain.
3 vain
3 vanity
2 in vain:
2 false
2 of vanity,
2 to vanity,
2 lying
2 for vain
1 in vain;
1 a false
1 in vanity:
1 for vanity
1 with vanity,
1 with vain
1 vanity:
1 in vain?
1 vanity;
1 It is vain
1 thy name in vain.
1 from me vanity
1 of vanity:
1 lies;
1 for thee false
1 For there shall no more be any vain
1 a vain
1 no more vanity,
1 And it shall be to them as a false

Corresponding Greek Words

shav G459 a nomos
shav G824 a topos
shav G2756 kenos
shav G3152 mataios
shav G3153 mataiotes
shav G3155 maten
shav G3155 maten
shav G5571 pseudes