H7832 שׂחק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


שׂחק
śâchaq
saw-khak'
A primitive root; to laugh (in pleasure or detraction); by implication to play

KJV Usage: deride, have in derision, laugh, make merry, mock (-er), play, rejoice, (laugh to) scorn, be in (make) sport.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

שׂחק

1. to laugh, play, mock
a. (Qal)
1. to laugh (usually in contempt or derision)
2. to sport, play
b. (Piel)
1. to make sport
2. to jest
3. to play (including instrumental music, singing, dancing)
c. (Hiphil) to laugh mockingly
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1905c
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7832 שׂחק is used in the Bible

First 30 of 36 occurrences of H7832 שׂחק

Judges 16:25 that he may make us sport.
Judges 16:27 made sport.
1 Samuel 18:7 one another as they played,
2 Samuel 2:14 and fight
2 Samuel 6:5 played
2 Samuel 6:21 therefore will I play
1 Chronicles 13:8 played
1 Chronicles 15:29 and playing:
2 Chronicles 30:10 but they laughed them to scorn,
Job 5:22 thou shalt laugh:
Job 29:24 If I mocked
Job 30:1 than I hold me in derision,
Job 39:7 He scorneth
Job 39:18 she scorneth
Job 39:22 He mocketh
Job 40:20 play.
Job 41:5 Wilt thou play
Job 41:29 he laugheth
Psalms 2:4 shall laugh:
Psalms 37:13 shall laugh
Psalms 52:6 and shall laugh
Psalms 59:8 shalt laugh
Psalms 104:26 to play
Proverbs 1:26 I also will laugh
Proverbs 8:30 rejoicing
Proverbs 8:31 Rejoicing
Proverbs 26:19 Am not I in sport?
Proverbs 29:9 or laugheth,
Proverbs 31:25 and she shall rejoice
Ecclesiastes 3:4 to laugh;

Distinct usage

2 played
2 rejoicing
1 that he may make us sport.
1 made sport.
1 one another as they played,
1 and fight
1 therefore will I play
1 and playing:
1 but they laughed them to scorn,
1 thou shalt laugh:
1 If I mocked
1 than I hold me in derision,
1 He scorneth
1 she scorneth
1 He mocketh
1 play.
1 Wilt thou play
1 he laugheth
1 shall laugh:
1 shall laugh
1 and shall laugh
1 shalt laugh
1 to play
1 I also will laugh
1 Am not I in sport?
1 or laugheth,
1 and she shall rejoice
1 to laugh;
1 of the mockers,
1 of them that make merry:
1 of them that make merry.
1 her, and mocked
1 to them: they shall laugh at
1 playing

Corresponding Greek Words

sachaq G1070 gelao
sachaq pi. G3738 orcheomai
sachaq pi. G3815 paizo
sachaq qal.,hi. G2606 kata gelao
sachaq qal.,pi. G1702 em paizo