H8539 תּמהּ - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to be in consternation

KJV Usage: be amazed, be astonished, marvel (-lously), wonder.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be astounded, be stunned, be amazed, be dumbfounded
a. (Qal) to be astounded
b. (Hithpael) to astonish yourself, be astounded, be astonished at one another
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2518
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H8539 תּמהּ is used in the Bible

8 occurrences of H8539 תּמהּ

Genesis 43:33
Job 26:11
Psalms 48:5
Ecclesiastes 5:8
Isaiah 13:8
Isaiah 29:9
Jeremiah 4:9
Habakkuk 1:5

Corresponding Greek Words

tamah G1839 ex istemi
tamah G2297 thaumasios
tamah qal,hithpa G2296 thaumazo