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Strong's #8262 - שָׁקַץ

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1) (Piel) to detest, make abominable, count filthy, make detestable

1a) to detest

1b) to make detestable

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 948 ‑ βδελύσσομαι (bdel‑oos'‑so);  4360 ‑ προσοχθίζω (pros‑okh‑thid'‑zo);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (8)
Leviticus 5
Deuteronomy 2
Psalms 1
NAS (9)
Leviticus 6
Deuteronomy 2
Psalms 1
HCS (7)
Leviticus 4
Deuteronomy 2
Psalms 1
BSB (7)
Leviticus 4
Deuteronomy 2
Psalms 1
ESV (6)
Leviticus 4
Deuteronomy 1
Psalms 1
WEB (9)
Leviticus 5
Deuteronomy 3
Psalms 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2878) yqs (סהקתס ShQTs) AC: Detest CO: Filthy AB: ?: A dirty and detestable thing.

V) yqs (סהקתס ShQTs) - Detest: T detest that which is filthy. KJV (7): (vf: Piel) abomination, abhor, detest - Strongs: H8262 (שָׁקַץ)

Nm) yqs (סהקתס ShQTs) - Filthy: KJV (11): abomination, abominable - Strongs: H8263 (שֶׁקֶץ)

edm) yfqis (סהיקותס ShYQWTs) - Filthiness: KJV (28): abomination, detestable, abomination - Strongs: H8251 (שִׁקֻּץ)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שִׁקֵּץ] verb Pi`el denominative detest, make detestable; — Perfect 3 masculine singular שִׁקַּץ Psalm 22:25; Imperfect 2 masculine plural תְּשַׁקְּצוּ Leviticus 11:13 +, etc.; Infinitive absolute שַׁקֵּץ Deuteronomy 7:26; —

1 detest,

c. accusative of thing Deuteronomy 7:26 (Imperfect + Infinitive absolute; "" תַּעֵב תְּתַעֲבֶּנּוּ), Leviticus 11:11,13 (P); "" בָּזָה Psalm 22:25

2 make detestable, object נַפְשֹׁתֵיכֶם (= reflexive) Leviticus 11:43 (P), Leviticus 20:25 (H).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁקַץ not used in Kal, to be base, impure, abominable.


(1) to contaminate, to pollute, with נַפְשׁוֹ oneself, Leviticus 11:43, 20:25.

(2) to abominate, to loathe, Psalms 22:25 especially something impure, Leviticus 11:11; Deuteronomy 7:26.

Derivatives, שִׁקּוּץ and

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List of Word Forms
שִׁקַּ֡ץ שַׁקֵּ֧ץ ׀ שקץ תְּשַׁקְּצ֣וּ תְּשַׁקְּצֶ֛נּוּ תְּשַׁקְּצוּ֙ תְּשַׁקֵּֽצוּ׃ תְשַׁקְּצ֨וּ תשקצו תשקצו׃ תשקצנו šaq·qêṣ šaqqêṣ shakKetz shikKatz šiq·qaṣ šiqqaṣ tə·šaq·qə·ṣen·nū tə·šaq·qê·ṣū tə·šaq·qə·ṣū ṯə·šaq·qə·ṣū təšaqqəṣennū təšaqqêṣū təšaqqəṣū ṯəšaqqəṣū teshakkeTzennu teshakKetzu
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