H8267 שׁקר - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H8266; an untruth; by implication a sham (often adverbially)

KJV Usage: without a cause, deceit (-ful), false (-hood, -ly), feignedly, liar, + lie, lying, vain (thing), wrongfully.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. lie, deception, disappointment, falsehood
a. deception (what deceives or disappoints or betrays one)
b. deceit, fraud, wrong
1. fraudulently, wrongfully (as adverb)
c. falsehood (injurious in testimony)
1. testify falsehood, false oath, swear falsely
d. falsity (of false or self-deceived prophets)
e. lie, falsehood (in general)
1. false tongue
f. in vain
Origin: from H8266
TWOT: 2461a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) lie, deception, disappointment, falsehood
1a) deception (what deceives or disappoints or betrays one)
1b) deceit, fraud, wrong
1b1) fraudulently, wrongfully (as adverb)
1c) falsehood (injurious in testimony)
1c1) testify falsehood, false oath, swear falsely
1d) falsity (of false or self-deceived prophets)
1e) lie, falsehood (in general)
1e1) false tongue
1f) in vain

View how H8267 שׁקר is used in the Bible

First 30 of 113 occurrences of H8267 שׁקר

Exodus 5:9 vain
Exodus 20:16 false
Exodus 23:7 from a false
Leviticus 6:3 falsely;
Leviticus 6:5 falsely;
Leviticus 19:12 falsely,
Deuteronomy 19:18 is a false
Deuteronomy 19:18 falsely
1 Samuel 25:21 Surely in vain
2 Samuel 18:13 falsehood
1 Kings 22:22 and I will be a lying
1 Kings 22:23 a lying
2 Kings 9:12 It is false;
2 Chronicles 18:21 and be a lying
2 Chronicles 18:22 a lying
Job 13:4 of lies,
Job 36:4 shall not be false:
Psalms 7:14 falsehood.
Psalms 27:12 false
Psalms 31:18 Let the lying
Psalms 33:17 is a vain thing
Psalms 35:19 wrongfully
Psalms 38:19 me wrongfully
Psalms 52:3 and lying
Psalms 63:11 lies
Psalms 69:4 wrongfully,
Psalms 101:7 lies
Psalms 109:2 against me with a lying
Psalms 119:29 of lying:
Psalms 119:69 a lie

Distinct usage

6 a lie
5 false
5 lies,
5 lies
4 falsely
4 a lying
3 falsely,
3 A false
3 falsely.
2 falsely;
2 It is false;
2 of lies,
2 lying:
2 of falsehood.
2 but a false
2 Lying
2 in vain
2 is falsehood,
1 from a false
1 is a false
1 Surely in vain
1 falsehood
1 and I will be a lying
1 and be a lying
1 shall not be false:
1 Let the lying
1 wrongfully
1 me wrongfully
1 and lying
1 against me with a lying
1 of lying:
1 me wrongfully;
1 every false
1 with lying
1 a deceitful
1 but a lying
1 much less do lying
1 of deceit
1 by a lying
1 himself of a false
1 is deceitful,
1 ye not in lying
1 in lying
1 is in vain.
1 for lies:
1 in falsehood.
1 to you a false
1 lies.
1 lies?
1 by their lies,
1 in a lie.
1 in a lie:
1 falsely:
1 Because with lies
1 and falsehood
1 no false
1 vain
1 and under falsehood
1 wrongfully,
1 with lying

Corresponding Greek Words

sheqer G93 adikia
sheqer G94 adikos
sheqer G95 adikos
sheqer G458 anomia
sheqer G459 a nomos
sheqer G1386 dolios
sheqer G2756 kenos
sheqer G3155 maten
sheqer G5571 pseudes
sheqer G5579 pseudos

Related words


H8266 שׁקר shâqar

A primitive root; to cheat, that is, be untrue (usually in words)

KJV Usage: fail, deal falsely, lie.