A primitive root; to judge, that is, pronounce sentence (for or against); by implication to vindicate or punish; by extension to govern; passively to litigate (literally or figuratively)
KJV Usage: + avenge, X that condemn, contend, defend, execute (judgment), (be a) judge (-ment), X needs, plead, reason, rule.
1. to judge, govern, vindicate, punish a. (Qal) 1. to act as law-giver or judge or governor (of God, man) 1a b. to rule, govern, judge 1. to decide controversy (of God, man) 2. to execute judgment 1a c. discriminating (of man) 1a d. vindicating 1a e. condemning and punishing 1a f. at theophanic advent for final judgment g. (Niphal) 1. to enter into controversy, plead, have controversy together 2. to be judged h. (Poel) judge, opponent-at-law (participle)
Origin: a primitive root
Parts of Speech: Verb TBESH:
1) to judge, govern, vindicate, punish 1a) (Qal) 1a1) to act as law-giver or judge or governor (of God, man) 1a1a) to rule, govern, judge 1a2) to decide controversy (of God, man) 1a3) to execute judgment 1a3a) discriminating (of man) 1a3b) vindicating 1a3c) condemning and punishing 1a3d) at theophanic advent for final judgment 1b) (Niphal) 1b1) to enter into controversy, plead, have controversy together 1b2) to be judged 1c) (Poel) judge, opponent-at-law (participle)
H4941 משׁפּט mishpâṭמשׁפּט
From H8199; properly a verdict (favorable or unfavorable) pronounced judicially, especially a sentence or formal decree (human or (particularly) divine law, individual or collectively), including the act, the place, the suit, the crime, and the penalty; abstractly justice, including a particular right, or privilege (statutory or customary), or even a style
KJV Usage: + adversary, ceremony, charge, X crime, custom, desert, determination, discretion, disposing, due, fashion, form, to be judged, judgment, just (-ice, -ly), (manner of) law (-ful), manner, measure, (due) order, ordinance, right, sentence, usest, X worthy, + wrong.
H8196 שׁפוּט שׁפוט she phôṭ she phûṭשׁפוּט שׁפוט
she phôṭ she phûṭ
From H8199; a judicial sentence, that is, punishment
KJV Usage: judgment.
H8200 שׁפט she phaṭשׁפט
(Chaldee); corresponding to H8199; to judge
KJV Usage: magistrate.
H8201 שׁפט shepheṭשׁפט
From H8199; a sentence, that is, infliction
KJV Usage: judgment.
H8202 שׁפט shâphâṭשׁפט
From H8199; judge; Shaphat, the name of four Israelites
KJV Usage: Shaphat.
H8203 שׁפטיהוּ שׁפטיה she phaṭyâh she phaṭyâhûשׁפטיהוּ שׁפטיה
she phaṭyâh she phaṭyâhû
From H8199 and H3050; Jahhasjudged; Shephatjah, the name of ten Israelites
KJV Usage: Shephatiah.
H8204 שׁפטן shiphṭânשׁפטן
From H8199; judgelike; Shiphtan, an Israelite.
H8614 תּפתּי tiphtayתּפתּי
(Chaldee), perhaps from H8199; judicial, that is, a lawyer