H7819 שׁחט - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to slaughter (in sacrifice or massacre)

KJV Usage: kill, offer, shoot out, slay, slaughter.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to kill, slaughter, beat
a. (Qal)
1. to slaughter 1a
b. beast for food 1a
c. sacrifice 1a
d. person in human sacrifice 1a
e. beaten, hammered (of shekels)
f. (Niphal) to be slaughtered, be slain (of food or sacrifice) n f
2. (BDB) slaughtering
a. word doubtful
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2362
Parts of Speech:

View how H7819 שׁחט is used in the Bible

First 30 of 81 occurrences of H7819 שׁחט

Genesis 22:10 to slay
Genesis 37:31 and killed
Exodus 12:6 shall kill
Exodus 12:21 and kill
Exodus 29:11 And thou shalt kill
Exodus 29:16 And thou shalt slay
Exodus 29:20 Then shalt thou kill
Exodus 34:25 Thou shalt not offer
Leviticus 1:5 And he shall kill
Leviticus 1:11 And he shall kill
Leviticus 3:2 and kill
Leviticus 3:8 and kill
Leviticus 3:13 of it, and kill
Leviticus 4:4 and kill
Leviticus 4:15 shall be killed
Leviticus 4:24 and kill
Leviticus 4:24 where they kill
Leviticus 4:29 and slay
Leviticus 4:33 and slay
Leviticus 4:33 where they kill
Leviticus 6:25 is killed
Leviticus 6:25 be killed
Leviticus 7:2 where they kill
Leviticus 7:2 shall they kill
Leviticus 8:15 And he slew
Leviticus 8:19 And he killed
Leviticus 8:23 And he slew
Leviticus 9:8 and slew
Leviticus 9:12 And he slew
Leviticus 9:15 and slew

Distinct usage

7 and slew
5 and kill
4 And he shall kill
4 slew
3 and slay
3 where they kill
3 And he slew
3 and they killed
2 He slew
2 be killed
2 And they slew
1 to slay
1 and killed
1 And thou shalt slay
1 Then shalt thou kill
1 Thou shalt not offer
1 And he killed
1 that was killed
1 he shall kill
1 of the slain
1 and shall kill
1 that killeth
1 or that killeth
1 ye shall not kill
1 be slain
1 to them, therefore he hath slain
1 him, and slew
1 So they killed
1 likewise, when they had killed
1 they killed
1 killed
1 Then they killed
1 So kill
1 and killing
1 slaying
1 upon which they slew
1 with which they slew
1 into slaughter,
1 shall kill
1 He that killeth
1 For when they had slain
1 And thou shalt kill
1 of it, and kill
1 shall be killed
1 is killed
1 Then shall he kill
1 and one shall slay
1 they shall slay
1 shall they kill
1 And he shall slay
1 where he shall kill
1 on that side, to slay
1 shot out;
1 That thou hast slain

Corresponding Greek Words

shachat qal,ni G4969 sphazo

Related words


H7820 שׁחט shâchaṭ
A primitive root (rather identical with H7819 through the idea of striking); to hammer out

KJV Usage: beat.

H7821 שׁחיטה she chı̂yṭâh
she chı̂yṭâh
From H7819; slaughter

KJV Usage: killing.