H7812 שׁחה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to depress, that is, prostrate (especially reflexively in homage to royalty or God)

KJV Usage: bow (self) down, crouch, fall down (flat), humbly beseech, do (make) obeisance, do reverence, make to stoop, worship.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to bow down
a. (Qal) to bow down
b. (Hiphil) to depress (fig)
c. (Hithpael)
1. to bow down, prostrate oneself 1c
d. before superior in homage 1c
e. before God in worship 1c
f. before false gods 1c
g. before angel
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2360
Parts of Speech: Verb

to bow
1) to bow down
1a) (Qal) to bow down
1b)(Hiphil) to depress (fig)
1c) (Hithpael)
1c1) to bow down, prostrate oneself
1c1a) before superior in homage
1c1b) before God in worship
1c1c) before false gods
1c1d) before angel

View how H7812 שׁחה is used in the Bible

First 30 of 172 occurrences of H7812 שׁחה

Genesis 18:2 and bowed
Genesis 19:1 them; and he bowed
Genesis 22:5 and worship,
Genesis 23:7 and bowed
Genesis 23:12 bowed
Genesis 24:26 and worshipped
Genesis 24:48 and worshipped
Genesis 24:52 he worshipped
Genesis 27:29 bow down
Genesis 27:29 bow down
Genesis 33:3 and bowed himself
Genesis 33:6 and they bowed themselves.
Genesis 33:7 and bowed themselves:
Genesis 33:7 and they bowed
Genesis 37:7 and made obeisance
Genesis 37:9 made obeisance
Genesis 37:10 to bow down
Genesis 42:6 and bowed
Genesis 43:26 and bowed
Genesis 43:28 and made obeisance.
Genesis 47:31 bowed
Genesis 48:12 and he bowed
Genesis 49:8 shall bow down
Exodus 4:31 and worshipped.
Exodus 11:8 to me, and bow down
Exodus 12:27 and worshipped.
Exodus 18:7 and did obeisance,
Exodus 20:5 Thou shalt not bow down
Exodus 23:24 Thou shalt not bow down
Exodus 24:1 and worship

Distinct usage

19 and bowed
17 and worshipped
10 and worship
9 to worship
4 bowed
4 and worshipped.
4 and worshipped,
3 Thou shalt not bow down
3 Ye shall worship
3 shall worship
2 bow down
2 and made obeisance
2 and he bowed
2 and did obeisance,
2 and have worshipped
2 to bow down
2 with me, that I may worship
2 And it came to pass, as he was worshipping
2 worship
2 them, and to worship
2 And them that worship
1 and worship,
1 he worshipped
1 and they bowed themselves.
1 and bowed themselves:
1 and they bowed
1 made obeisance
1 and made obeisance.
1 shall bow down
1 to me, and bow down
1 For thou shalt worship
1 and bowed down
1 them, nor bow
1 them, and bowed
1 that he worshipped,
1 And he worshipped
1 and bow down
1 worshipped
1 and did reverence.
1 and worshipped:
1 to him to do him obeisance,
1 I humbly
1 And he fell down
1 and did obeisance
1 her, and bowed
1 me, and have worshipped
1 nor bow
1 and him shall ye worship,
1 him: worship
1 worshipped,
1 themselves, and worshipped.
1 worshippeth
1 and paid honour to
1 not, nor did pay him honour.
1 not, nor did pay him honour,
1 shall fall down
1 let us worship
1 O worship
1 we will worship
1 weigheth it down:

Corresponding Greek Words

shachah G2955 kupto
shachah hithpal. G2705 kata phileo
shachah hithpal. G4160 poieo
shachah hithpal. G4352 pros kuneo
shachah hi. G5015 tarasso

Related words

H7812 שׁחה

H7816 שׁחוּת she chûth
she chûth
From H7812; pit

KJV Usage: pit.

H7825 שׁחית she chı̂yth
she chı̂yth
From H7812; a pit fall (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: destruction, pit.

Reformed Dating