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Entry for Strong's #8245 - שָׁקַד

Transliteration
shâqad
Phonetics
shaw-kad'  
Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
2451
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to wake, watch, awake, be alert

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to keep watch of, be wakeful over

1a2) to be wakeful, wake (as mourner or sufferer)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 69 ‑ ἀγρυπνέω (ag‑roop‑neh'‑o);  1127 ‑ γρηγορέω (gray‑gor‑yoo'‑o);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (12) NAS (12) HCS (12)
Ezra 1
Job 1
Psalms 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 4
Daniel 1
Ezra 1
Job 1
Psalms 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 4
Daniel 1
Ezra 1
Job 1
Psalms 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 1
Jeremiah 5
Daniel 1
BYZ TIS TR
v-qPmpc 1
v-qPms 3
v-qc 1
v-qi1cs 2
v-qi3ms 1
v-qp3ms 1
v-qvmp 1
v-qw3ms 1
v-qPmpc 1
v-qPms 3
v-qc 1
v-qi1cs 2
v-qi3ms 1
v-qp1cs 1
v-qp3ms 1
v-qvmp 1
v-qw3ms 1
v-qPmpc 1
v-qPms 3
v-qc 1
v-qi1cs 2
v-qi3ms 1
v-qp1cs 1
v-qp3ms 1
v-qvmp 1
v-qw3ms 1
NA WH


Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2872) dqs (סהקד ShQD) AC: Watch CO: Eye AB: ?: Eyes open wide for watching carefully. [from: os]

V) dqs (סהקד ShQD) - Watch: To be alert and watchful. KJV (18): (vf: Pual, Participle) watch, wake, remain, hasten, almond - Strongs: H8245 (שָׁקַד), H8246 (מְשֻׁקָּד)

Nm) dqs (סהקד ShQD) - Almond: From its shape like an open eye. The nut or the tree. KJV (4): almond - Strongs: H8247 (שָׁקֵד)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2013
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שָׁקַד verb watch, wake (Phoenician שקר be circumspect; Late Hebrew שָׁקַד be insistent; see ᵑ7שְׁקֵד = Biblical Hebrew); —

Qal Perfect 3 masculine singular ׳שׁ Psalm 127:1, שָׁקַ֫דְתִּי Jeremiah 31:28; Psalm 102:8; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יִשְׁק֑וֺד Job 21:32 (Me Bu יִשְׁוֹ֑דוּ), וַיִּשְׁקֹד Daniel 9:14,1singular אֶשְׁקֹד Jeremiah 31:28; Imperative masculine plural שִׁקְדוּ Ezra 8:29; Infinitive construct לִשְׁקֹד Proverbs 8:34; Participle active שֹׁקֵד Jeremiah 1:12 +; plural construct שֹׁקְדֵי Isaiah 29:20; —

1 keep watch of, be wakeful over, ׳י subject, עַל person, to benefit or injure Jeremiah 31:28 (twice in verse); Jeremiah 44:27; עַל thing, to perform it Jeremiah 1:12; Daniel 9:14; so (men subject) שֹׁקְדֵי אָוֶן Isaiah 29:20; of leopard watching לְַעָֿרֵיהֶם Jeremiah 5:6 (to seize prey, figurative); of man watching (for admission) at (עַל) wisdom's doors Proverbs 8:34 ("" שָׁמַר); = keep guard over (עַל) Job 21:32, compare (absolute) וְשִׁמְרוּ׳שׁ Ezra 8:29 and (of watchman, שֹׁמֵר) Psalm 127:1.

2 be wakeful, wake, as mourner, sufferer Psalm 102:8. — Lamentations 1:14 read perhaps

Niph`al Perfect נִשְׁקַד עַלמְּֿשָׁעַי (ᵐ5 Bu) watch has been kept over my transgressions (compare

1 above), for ᵑ0׳נִשְׂקַד עֹל פ. —

Pu`al denominative see infra.

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List of Word Forms
אֶשְׁקֹ֧ד אשקד וַיִּשְׁקֹ֤ד וישקד יִשְׁקֽוֹד׃ ישקוד׃ לִשְׁקֹ֣ד לשקד שִׁקְד֣וּ שָׁקַ֣דְתִּי שָׁקַ֥דְתִּי שָׁקַ֬ד שֹׁ֥קְדֵי שֹׁקֵ֥ד שֹׁקֵ֧ד שֹׁקֵד֙ שקד שקדו שקדי שקדתי ’eš·qōḏ ’ešqōḏ eshKod liš·qōḏ lishKod lišqōḏ šā·qaḏ šā·qaḏ·tî šāqaḏ šāqaḏtî shaKad shaKadti shikDu shoKed Shokedei šiq·ḏū šiqḏū šō·qə·ḏê šō·qêḏ šōqêḏ šōqəḏê vaiyishKod way·yiš·qōḏ wayyišqōḏ yiš·qō·wḏ yishKod yišqōwḏ
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