Greek/Hebrew Definitions

Strong's #7896: shiyth (pronounced sheeth)

a primitive root; to place (in a very wide application):--apply, appoint, array, bring, consider, lay (up), let alone, X look, make, mark, put (on), + regard, set, shew, be stayed, X take.

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:



1) to put, set

1a) (Qal)

1a1) to put, lay (hand upon)

1a2) to set, station, appoint, fix, set mind to

1a3) to constitute, make (one something), make like, perform

1a4) to take one' s stand

1a5) to lay waste

1b) (Hophal) to be imposed, be set upon

Part of Speech: verb

Relation: a primitive root


This word is used 83 times:

Psalms 83:11: " Make their nobles like Oreb, and like Zeeb: yea, all their princes as Zebah, and as Zalmunna:"
Psalms 83:13: "O my God, make them like a wheel; as the stubble before the wind."
Psalms 84:3: "and the swallow a nest for herself, where she may lay her young, even thine altars, O LORD"
Psalms 84:6: "Who passing through the valley of Baca make it a well; the rain also filleth"
Psalms 88:6: " Thou hast laid me in the lowest pit, in darkness, in the deeps."
Psalms 88:8: "Thou hast put away mine acquaintance far from me; thou hast made me an abomination unto them: I am shut up, and I cannot come forth."
Psalms 90:8: " Thou hast set our iniquities before thee, our secret sins in the light of thy countenance."
Psalms 101:3: " I will set no wicked thing before mine eyes: I hate the work"
Psalms 104:20: " Thou makest darkness, and it is night: wherein all the beasts of the forest do creep"
Psalms 110:1: "Sit thou at my right hand, until I make thine enemies thy footstool."
Psalms 132:11: "from it; Of the fruit of thy body will I set upon thy throne."
Psalms 139:5: "Thou hast beset me behind and before, and laid thine hand upon"
Psalms 140:5: "they have spread a net by the wayside; they have set gins for me. Selah."
Psalms 141:3: " Set a watch, O LORD, before my mouth; keep the door of my lips."
Proverbs 22:17: "and hear the words of the wise, and apply thine heart unto my knowledge."
Proverbs 24:32: "Then I saw, and considered it well: I looked upon it, and received instruction."
Proverbs 26:24: "He that hateth dissembleth with his lips, and layeth up deceit within"
Proverbs 27:23: "Be thou diligent to know the state of thy flocks, and look well to thy herds."
Isaiah 5:6: " And I will lay it waste: it shall not be pruned, nor digged; but there shall come up briers"
Isaiah 15:9: "shall be full of blood: for I will bring more upon Dimon, lions"
Isaiah 16:3: "counsel, execute judgment; make thy shadow as the night in the midst of the noonday;"
Isaiah 22:7: "shall be full of chariots, and the horsemen shall set themselves in array at the gate."
Isaiah 22:7: "shall be full of chariots, and the horsemen shall set themselves in array at the gate."
Isaiah 26:1: "We have a strong city; salvation will God appoint for walls and bulwarks."
Jeremiah 2:15: "roared upon him, and yelled, and they made his land waste: his cities"
Jeremiah 3:19: "But I said, How shall I put thee among the children, and give thee a pleasant land,"
Jeremiah 13:16: "for light, he turn it into the shadow of death, and make it gross darkness."
Jeremiah 22:6: "unto me, and the head of Lebanon: yet surely I will make thee a wilderness, and cities which are not"
Jeremiah 31:21: "waymarks, make thee high heaps: set thine heart toward the highway, even the way which thou wentest:"
Jeremiah 50:3: "there cometh up a nation against her, which shall make her land desolate,"
Jeremiah 51:39: "In their heat I will make their feasts, and I will make them drunken, that they may rejoice, and sleep"
Hosea 2:3: "that she was born, and make her as a wilderness, and set her like a dry land, and slay her with thirst."
Hosea 6:11: "Also, O Judah, he hath set a harvest for thee, when I returned the captivity of my people."

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