H8064 שׁמה שׁמים - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number


שׁמה שׁמים
shâmayim shâmeh
shaw-mah'-yim, shaw-meh'
The second form being dual of an unused singular; from an unused root meaning to be lofty; the sky (as aloft; the dual perhaps alluding to the visible arch in which the clouds move, as well as to the higher ether where the celestial bodies revolve)

KJV Usage: air, X astrologer, heaven (-s).


Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions

שׁמה שׁמים

1. heaven, heavens, sky
a. visible heavens, sky
1. as abode of the stars
2. as the visible universe, the sky, atmosphere, etc
b. Heaven (as the abode of God)
Origin: from an unused root meaning to be lofty
TWOT: 2407a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

View how H8064 שׁמה שׁמים is used in the Bible

First 30 of 395 occurrences of H8064 שׁמה שׁמים

Genesis 1:1 the heavens
Genesis 1:8 Heaven.
Genesis 1:9 under the heaven
Genesis 1:14 of the heaven
Genesis 1:15 of the heaven
Genesis 1:17 of the heaven
Genesis 1:20 of heaven.
Genesis 1:26 of the air,
Genesis 1:28 of the air,
Genesis 1:30 of the air,
Genesis 2:1 Thus the heavens
Genesis 2:4 of the heavens
Genesis 2:4 and the heavens,
Genesis 2:19 of the air;
Genesis 2:20 of the air,
Genesis 6:7 of the air;
Genesis 6:17 heaven;
Genesis 7:3 of the air
Genesis 7:11 of heaven
Genesis 7:19 the whole heaven,
Genesis 7:23 of heaven;
Genesis 8:2 of heaven
Genesis 8:2 from heaven
Genesis 9:2 of the air,
Genesis 11:4 may reach to heaven;
Genesis 14:19 of heaven
Genesis 14:22 of heaven
Genesis 15:5 now toward heaven,
Genesis 19:24 out of heaven;
Genesis 21:17 out of heaven,

Distinct usage

35 of heaven,
28 of heaven
16 heaven
15 from heaven,
13 the heavens
11 the heavens,
10 of heaven.
10 of the air,
10 from heaven
9 of the heaven,
8 to heaven,
8 the heaven
8 and the heavens
6 of the heaven
6 of the air
5 of heaven;
5 of heaven:
5 to heaven.
4 of heavens
4 thou in heaven
4 to the heavens,
3 of the heavens
3 toward heaven,
3 in heaven
3 from under heaven:
3 the heaven,
3 from heaven;
3 thou in heaven,
3 the heavens.
3 thou from the heavens,

Corresponding Greek Words

shamayim G798 astron
shamayim G2246 helios
shamayim G3770 ouranios
shamayim G3772 ouranos
shemayya G2032 epouranios *