H8055 שׂמח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


שׂמח
śâmach
saw-makh'
A primitive root; probably to brighten up, that is, (figuratively) be (causatively make) blithe or gleesome

KJV Usage: cheer up, be (make) glad, (have make) joy (-ful), be (make) merry, (cause to, make to) rejoice, X very.


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

שׂמח

1. to rejoice, be glad
a. (Qal)
1. to rejoice
2. to rejoice (arrogantly), exult (at)
3. to rejoice (religiously)
b. (Piel) to cause to rejoice, gladden, make glad
c. (Hiphil) to cause to rejoice, gladden, make glad
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2268
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8055 שׂמח is used in the Bible

First 30 of 145 occurrences of H8055 שׂמח

Exodus 4:14 thee, he will be glad
Leviticus 23:40 and ye shall rejoice
Deuteronomy 12:7 and ye shall rejoice
Deuteronomy 12:12 And ye shall rejoice
Deuteronomy 12:18 and thou shalt rejoice
Deuteronomy 14:26 and thou shalt rejoice,
Deuteronomy 16:11 And thou shalt rejoice
Deuteronomy 16:14 And thou shalt rejoice
Deuteronomy 24:5 and shall cheer
Deuteronomy 26:11 And thou shalt rejoice
Deuteronomy 27:7 there, and rejoice
Deuteronomy 33:18 Rejoice,
Judges 9:13 which cheereth
Judges 9:19 then rejoice
Judges 9:19 and let him also rejoice
Judges 19:3 him, he rejoiced
1 Samuel 2:1 because I rejoice
1 Samuel 6:13 and rejoiced
1 Samuel 11:9 and they were glad.
1 Samuel 11:15 rejoiced
1 Samuel 19:5 it, and didst rejoice:
2 Samuel 1:20 rejoice,
1 Kings 5:7 that he rejoiced
2 Kings 11:20 rejoiced,
1 Chronicles 16:10 of them rejoice
1 Chronicles 16:31 be glad,
1 Chronicles 29:9 also rejoiced
1 Chronicles 29:9 rejoiced,
2 Chronicles 6:41 rejoice
2 Chronicles 15:15 rejoiced

Distinct usage

13 rejoice
6 Rejoice,
6 and rejoice
5 shall rejoice
4 and thou shalt rejoice
4 rejoiced,
4 and be glad
3 and ye shall rejoice
3 Be glad
2 and rejoiced
2 rejoiced
2 of them rejoice
2 rejoiced:
2 If I have rejoiced
2 I will be glad
2 shall be glad.
2 to rejoice
2 and be glad,
2 was glad
2 maketh a glad
2 rejoiceth
2 shall rejoice,
2 glad
1 thee, he will be glad
1 and thou shalt rejoice,
1 and shall cheer
1 there, and rejoice
1 which cheereth
1 then rejoice
1 and let him also rejoice

Corresponding Greek Words

samach G21 agalliao
samach G1070 gelao
samach G5463 chairo
samach qal,pi G2167 euphrosune
samach qal,pi,hi G2165 euphraino
samach qal.,pi. G2167 euphrosune