Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #8416: thillah (pronounced teh-hil-law')

from 1984; laudation; specifically (concretely) a hymn:--praise.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:



1) praise, song or hymn of praise

1a) praise, adoration, thanksgiving (paid to God)

1b) act of general or public praise

1c) praise-song (as title)

1d) praise (demanded by qualities or deeds or attributes of God)

1e) renown, fame, glory

1e1) of Damascus, God

1e2) object of praise, possessor of renown (figuratively)

Part of Speech: noun feminine

Relation: from H1984


This word is used 57 times:

Exodus 15:11: "glorious in holiness, fearful in praises, doing wonders?"
Deuteronomy 10:21: "He is thy praise, and he is thy God, that hath done for thee"
Deuteronomy 26:19: "nations which he hath made, in praise, and in name, and in honor; and that thou mayest be a holy"
1 Chronicles 16:35: "to thy holy name, and glory in thy praise."
2 Chronicles 20:22: "And when they began to sing and to praise, the LORD set ambushments against"
Nehemiah 9:5: "which is exalted above all blessing and praise."
Nehemiah 12:46: "of old there were chief of the singers, and songs of praise and thanksgiving unto God."
Psalms 9:14: "That I may show forth all thy praise in the gates of the daughter of Zion: I will rejoice"
Psalms 22:3: "But thou art holy, O thou that inhabitest the praises of Israel."
Psalms 22:25: " My praise shall be of thee in the great congregation: I will pay my vows before"
Psalms 33:1: "Rejoice in the LORD, O ye righteous: for praise is comely for the upright."
Psalms 34:1: "LORD at all times: his praise shall continually be in my mouth."
Psalms 35:28: "And my tongue shall speak of thy righteousness and of thy praise all the day"
Psalms 40:3: "a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our God: many shall see it, and fear,"
Psalms 48:10: "According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand"
Psalms 51:15: "thou my lips; and my mouth shall show forth thy praise."
Psalms 65:1: "A Psalm and Song of David. Praise waiteth for thee, O God, in Zion: and unto thee shall the vow"
Psalms 66:2: "the honor of his name: make his praise glorious."
Psalms 66:8: "our God, ye people, and make the voice of his praise to be heard:"
Psalms 71:6: "thou art he that took me out of my mother's bowels: my praise shall be continually"
Psalms 71:8: "Let my mouth be filled with thy praise and with thy honor all the day."
Psalms 71:14: "But I will hope continually, and will yet praise thee more and more."
Psalms 78:4: "them from their children, showing to the generation to come the praises of the LORD, and his strength, and his wonderful works"
Psalms 79:13: "will give thee thanks forever: we will show forth thy praise to all generations."
Psalms 100:4: "into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name."
Psalms 102:21: "the name of the LORD in Zion, and his praise in Jerusalem;"
Psalms 106:2: "of the LORD? who can show forth all his praise?"
Psalms 106:12: "Then believed they his words; they sang his praise."
Psalms 106:47: "unto thy holy name, and to triumph in thy praise."
Psalms 109:1: "Hold not thy peace, O God of my praise;"
Psalms 111:10: "understanding have all they that do his commandments: his praise endureth forever."
Psalms 119:171: "My lips shall utter praise, when thou hast taught me thy statutes."
Psalms 145:1: "David's Psalm of praise. I will extol thee, my God, O king; and I will bless thy name forever"
Psalms 145:21: "My mouth shall speak the praise of the LORD: and let all flesh bless his holy"
Psalms 147:1: "unto our God; for it is pleasant; and praise is comely."
Psalms 148:14: "He also exalteth the horn of his people, the praise of all his saints; even of the children of Israel,"
Psalms 149:1: "unto the LORD a new song, and his praise in the congregation of saints."
Isaiah 42:8: "will I not give to another, neither my praise to graven images."
Isaiah 42:10: "unto the LORD a new song, and his praise from the end of the earth, ye that go down"
Isaiah 42:12: "glory unto the LORD, and declare his praise in the islands."
Isaiah 43:21: "people have I formed for myself; they shall show forth my praise."
Isaiah 48:9: "For my name's sake will I defer mine anger, and for my praise will I refrain for thee, that I cut thee not off."
Isaiah 60:6: "they shall bring gold and incense; and they shall show forth the praises of the LORD."
Isaiah 60:18: "thy walls Salvation, and thy gates Praise."
Isaiah 61:3: "for mourning, the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called"
Isaiah 61:11: "the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations."
Isaiah 62:7: "he make Jerusalem a praise in the earth."
Isaiah 63:7: "I will mention the lovingkindnesses of the LORD, and the praises of the LORD, according to all that"
Jeremiah 13:11: "that they might be unto me for a people, and for a name, and for a praise, and for a glory: but they would not hear."
Jeremiah 17:14: "me, and I shall be saved: for thou art my praise."

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