H7834 שׁחק - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H7833; a powder (as beaten small); by analogy a thin vapor; by extension the firmament

KJV Usage: cloud, small dust, heaven, sky.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. dust, cloud
a. fine dust
b. (thin) cloud
Origin: from H7833
TWOT: 2367a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H7834 שׁחק is used in the Bible

21 occurrences of H7834 שׁחק

Deuteronomy 33:26 on the sky.
2 Samuel 22:12 of the skies.
Job 35:5 the clouds
Job 36:28 Which the clouds
Job 37:18 the sky,
Job 37:21 which is in the clouds:
Job 38:37 the clouds
Psalms 18:11 of the skies.
Psalms 36:5 reacheth to the clouds.
Psalms 57:10 to the clouds.
Psalms 68:34 is in the clouds.
Psalms 77:17 the skies
Psalms 78:23 the clouds
Psalms 89:6 For who in the heaven
Psalms 89:37 in heaven.
Psalms 108:4 reacheth to the clouds.
Proverbs 3:20 and the clouds
Proverbs 8:28 the clouds
Isaiah 40:15 as the small dust
Isaiah 45:8 and let the skies
Jeremiah 51:9 even to the skies.

Distinct usage

4 the clouds
2 of the skies.
2 reacheth to the clouds.
1 on the sky.
1 Which the clouds
1 the sky,
1 which is in the clouds:
1 to the clouds.
1 is in the clouds.
1 the skies
1 For who in the heaven
1 in heaven.
1 and the clouds
1 as the small dust
1 and let the skies
1 even to the skies.

Corresponding Greek Words

shachaq see G4493 rhope
shachaq G109 aer, aeros
shachaq G798 astron
shachaq G3507 nephele
shachaq G3509 nephos
shachaq G3772 ouranos
shachaq G4733 stereoma