Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #7878: siyach (pronounced see'-akh)

a primitive root; to ponder, i.e. (by implication) converse (with oneself, and hence, aloud) or (transitively) utter:-- commune, complain, declare, meditate, muse, pray, speak, talk (with).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:



1) to put forth, mediate, muse, commune, speak, complain, ponder, sing

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to complain

1a2) to muse, meditate upon, study, ponder

1a3) to talk, sing, speak

1b) (Polel) to meditate, consider, put forth thoughts

Part of Speech: verb

Relation: a primitive root


This word is used 20 times:

Judges 5:10: " Speak, ye that ride on white asses, ye that sit in judgment, and walk"
1 Chronicles 16:9: "Sing unto him, sing psalms unto him, talk ye of all his wondrous works."
Job 7:11: "I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul."
Job 12:8: "Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee: and the fishes of the sea shall declare"
Psalms 55:17: "Evening, and morning, and at noon, will I pray, and cry aloud: and he shall hear my voice."
Psalms 69:12: "They that sit in the gate speak against me; and I was the song of the drunkards."
Psalms 77:3: "I remembered God, and was troubled: I complained, and my spirit was overwhelmed. Selah."
Psalms 77:6: "I call to remembrance my song in the night: I commune with mine own heart: and my spirit made diligent search."
Psalms 77:12: "I will meditate also of all thy work, and talk of thy doings."
Psalms 105:2: "Sing unto him, sing psalms unto him: talk ye of all his wondrous works."
Psalms 119:15: " I will meditate in thy precepts, and have respect unto thy ways."
Psalms 119:23: "did sit and speak against me: but thy servant did meditate in thy statutes."
Psalms 119:27: "Make me to understand the way of thy precepts: so shall I talk of thy wondrous works."
Psalms 119:48: "thy commandments, which I have loved; and I will meditate in thy statutes."
Psalms 119:78: "they dealt perversely with me without a cause: but I will meditate in thy precepts."
Psalms 119:148: "Mine eyes prevent the night watches, that I might meditate in thy word."
Psalms 143:5: "of old; I meditate on all thy works; I muse on the work of thy hands."
Psalms 145:5: " I will speak of the glorious honor of thy majesty, and of thy wondrous works."
Proverbs 6:22: "it shall keep thee; and when thou awakest, it shall talk"
Isaiah 53:8: "from prison and from judgment: and who shall declare his generation? for"

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