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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #8247 - שָׁקֵד

Word Origin
from (08245)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) almond tree, almonds

1a) almond (the nut)

1b) almond-tree

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
Genesis 1
Numbers 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Jeremiah 1
Genesis 1
Numbers 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Jeremiah 1
Genesis 1
Numbers 1
Ecclesiastes 1
Jeremiah 1
n-cmp 2
n-cms 2
n-cmp 2
n-cms 2
n-cmp 2
n-cms 2

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)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 שָׁקֵד noun [masculine] almond (-tree) (Late Hebrew id.; so called from its early waking out of winter's sleep, according to Ki Thes Lag BN 45 and others; Aramaic שִׁיגְדָּא, , , whence Ethiopic compare Nö M 39; compare Löw No. 319); —

1 almond, i.e. the nut, plural שְׁקֵדִים Genesis 43:11 (J; +בָּטְנִים, etc.), Numbers 17:23 (P).

2 almond-tree Jeremiah 1:11 and (probably) Ecclesiastes 12:5.

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List of Word Forms
הַשָּׁקֵד֙ השקד וּשְׁקֵדִֽים׃ ושקדים׃ שְׁקֵדִֽים׃ שָׁקֵ֖ד שקד שקדים׃ haš·šā·qêḏ hashshaKed haššāqêḏ šā·qêḏ šāqêḏ šə·qê·ḏîm šəqêḏîm shaKed shekeDim ū·šə·qê·ḏîm ūšəqêḏîm ushekeDim
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