H7993 שׁלך - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to throw out, down or away (literally or figuratively)

KJV Usage: adventure, cast (away, down, forth, off, out), hurl, pluck, throw.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to throw, cast, hurl, fling
a. (Hiphil)
1. to throw, cast, throw away, cast off, shed, cast down
2. to cast (lots) (fig)
b. (Hophal)
1. to be thrown, be cast
2. to be cast forth or out
3. to be cast down
4. to be cast (metaph)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2398
Parts of Speech: Verb

to throw
1) to throw, cast, hurl, fling
1a) (Hiphil)
1a1) to throw, cast, throw away, cast off, shed, cast down
1a2) to cast (lots) (fig)
1b) (Hophal)
1b1) to be thrown, be cast
1b2) to be cast forth or out
1b3) to be cast down
1b4) to be cast (metaph)

View how H7993 שׁלך is used in the Bible

First 30 of 125 occurrences of H7993 שׁלך

Genesis 21:15 and she cast
Genesis 37:20 him, and cast
Genesis 37:22 cast
Genesis 37:24 him, and cast
Exodus 1:22 ye shall cast
Exodus 4:3 Cast
Exodus 4:3 And he cast
Exodus 7:9 and cast
Exodus 7:10 cast down
Exodus 7:12 For they cast down
Exodus 15:25 which he cast
Exodus 22:31 ye shall cast
Exodus 32:19 and he cast
Exodus 32:24 it to me: then I cast
Leviticus 1:16 and cast
Leviticus 14:40 is, and they shall cast
Numbers 19:6 and cast
Numbers 35:20 or hurl
Numbers 35:22 or shall have cast
Deuteronomy 9:17 and cast
Deuteronomy 9:21 and I cast
Deuteronomy 29:28 and cast
Joshua 8:29 and cast
Joshua 10:11 cast down
Joshua 10:27 and cast
Joshua 18:8 to me, that I may here cast
Joshua 18:10 cast
Judges 8:25 and cast
Judges 9:17 for you, and adventured
Judges 9:53 cast

Distinct usage

23 and cast
8 cast
5 and he cast
3 will I cast out
2 ye shall cast
2 and cast
2 shall cast
2 him, and cast
2 Cast away
2 shall be cast out
2 cast down
1 and she cast
1 For they cast down
1 it to me: then I cast
1 is, and they shall cast
1 or hurl
1 or shall have cast
1 for you, and adventured
1 that he cast away
1 was cast
1 of land cast
1 had cast away
1 cast them out,
1 from there, and cast
1 against thee, and cast
1 therefore I cast forth
1 and shall cast off
1 For God shall cast
1 and plucked
1 and cast away
1 I was cast
1 and castest
1 Cast me not off
1 to cast away
1 to cast away;
1 and all they that cast
1 And I will cast you out
1 as I have cast out
1 O Jerusalem, and cast it away,
1 and cast forth
1 why are they cast out,
1 whom they have cast
1 to it, and cast
1 and cast down
1 I to them, Cast ye away
1 me, and cast
1 was cast down.
1 and cast it away;
1 cow at that which is before her; and ye shall cast
1 Therefore thou shalt have none that shall cast
1 And I will cast
1 to me, Cast
1 for thou hast cast
1 upon thee; but thou wast cast out
1 and it cast down
1 They shall cast
1 and thou wilt cast
1 of men; and they cast
1 and cast them down
1 them, neither did he cast

Corresponding Greek Words

shalakh hi G654 apo strepho
shalakh hi. G906 ballo
shalakh hi. G1601 ek pipto
shalakh hi. G1614 ek teino
shalakh hi. G1627 ek phero
shalakh hi. G1685 em ballo
shalakh hi. G1911 epi ballo
shalakh hi. G2524 kath iemi
shalakh hi. G2630 kata kremnizo
shalakh hi. G2698 kata tithemi
shalakh hi. G4682 sparasso
shalakh hi.,hoph. G1544 ek ballo
shalakh hi.,hoph. G1977 epi ripto
shalakh hi.,hoph. G4496 rhipto
shalakh hi.,ho. G641 apo ripto
shalakh hoph. G2049 eremoo

Related words


H7994 שׁלך shâlâk
From H7993; bird of prey, usually thought to be the pelican (from casting itself into the sea)

KJV Usage: cormorant.

H7995 שׁלּכת shalleketh
From H7993; a felling (of trees)

KJV Usage: when cast.