H7843 שׁחת - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to decay, that is, (causatively) ruin (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: batter, cast off, corrupt (-er, thing), destroy (-er, -uction), lose, mar, perish, spill, spoiler, X utterly, waste (-r).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to destroy, corrupt, go to ruin, decay
a. (Niphal) to be marred, be spoiled, be corrupted, be corrupt, be injured, be ruined, be rotted
b. (Piel)
1. to spoil, ruin
2. to pervert, corrupt, deal corruptly (morally)
c. (Hiphil)
1. to spoil, ruin, destroy
2. to pervert, corrupt (morally)
3. destroyer (participle)
d. (Hophal) spoiled, ruined (participle)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2370
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H7843 שׁחת is used in the Bible

First 30 of 136 occurrences of H7843 שׁחת

Genesis 6:11 also was corrupt
Genesis 6:12 and, behold, it was corrupt;
Genesis 6:12 had corrupted
Genesis 6:13 and, behold, I will destroy
Genesis 6:17 to destroy
Genesis 9:11 to destroy
Genesis 9:15 to destroy
Genesis 13:10 destroyed
Genesis 18:28 I will not destroy
Genesis 18:28 wilt thou destroy
Genesis 18:31 I will not destroy
Genesis 18:32 I will not destroy
Genesis 19:13 will destroy
Genesis 19:13 us to destroy
Genesis 19:14 will destroy
Genesis 19:29 destroyed
Genesis 38:9 that he wasted
Exodus 8:24 was corrupted
Exodus 12:23 the destroyer
Exodus 21:26 that it shall perish;
Exodus 32:7 have corrupted
Leviticus 19:27 neither shalt thou mar
Numbers 32:15 and he shall destroy
Deuteronomy 4:16 Lest ye corrupt
Deuteronomy 4:25 and shall corrupt
Deuteronomy 4:31 thee, neither destroy
Deuteronomy 9:12 have corrupted
Deuteronomy 9:26 destroy
Deuteronomy 10:10 not destroy
Deuteronomy 20:19 it, thou shalt not destroy

Distinct usage

20 to destroy
4 not destroy
3 destroyed
3 I will not destroy
3 destroy
3 and destroy
3 and destroyed
2 wilt thou destroy
2 will destroy
2 have corrupted
2 and he shall destroy
2 and destroyed down
2 They are corrupt,
2 nor destroy
2 he hath destroyed
2 shall destroy
1 also was corrupt
1 and, behold, it was corrupt;
1 had corrupted
1 and, behold, I will destroy
1 us to destroy
1 that he wasted
1 was corrupted
1 the destroyer
1 that it shall perish;
1 neither shalt thou mar
1 Lest ye corrupt
1 and shall corrupt
1 thee, neither destroy
1 it, thou shalt not destroy
1 thou shalt destroy
1 ye will utterly
1 corrupt
1 They have corrupted
1 and corrupted
1 against them, and destroyed
1 they destroyed
1 it for myself, lest I mar
1 that mar
1 And the spoilers
1 and the spoilers,
1 and they destroyed
1 battered
1 or destroy.
1 that destroyed
1 have destroyed;
1 and wasted
1 destroying
1 it: and as he was destroying,
1 that destroyed,
1 themselves; therefore I will not destroy
1 from him, that he would not destroy
1 to his destruction:
1 did yet corruptly.
1 had destroyed.
1 who is with me, that he may not destroy
1 which destroyed
1 lest he should destroy
1 it destroyeth
1 destroyeth

Corresponding Greek Words

shachat G64 agreuo
shachat G142 airo
shachat G2380 thuo
shachat G2693 kata stronnumi
shachat hi,ni,pi G1311 dia phtheiro
shachat hi,ni,pi G2704 kata phtheiro
shachat hi,pi,ni G5351 phtheiro
shachat hi. see G3539 st. noeo
shachat hi. G458 anomia
shachat hi. G459 a nomos
shachat hi. G684 apoleia
shachat hi. G765 asebes
shachat hi. G854 aphanismos
shachat hi. G1290 dia spora
shachat hi. G1685 em ballo
shachat hi. G1808 ex airo
shachat hi. G2007 epi tithemi
shachat hi. G3645 olothreuo
shachat hi. G5013 tapeinoo
shachat ni,pi,hi G1842 ex olethreuo
shachat ni. G4098 pipto
shachat pi,hi G622 ap ollumi
shachat pi,hi G1813 ex aleipho
shachat pi,hi,ho G3075 lumainomai
shachat pi. G264 hamartano
shachat pi. G853 aphanizo
shachat pi. G1632 ek cheo
shachat pi. G2598 kata ballo
shachat pi. G2679 kata skapto
shachat pi.,hi. G1312 dia phthora