Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #8266 - שָׁקַר

a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Search for…
Browse by letter:
Prev Entry
Next Entry

1) to do or deal falsely, be false, trick, cheat

1a) (Piel) to deal falsely

1b) (Qal) to deal falsely

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 114 ‑ ἀθετέω (ath‑et‑eh'‑o);  654 ‑ ἀποστρέφω (ap‑os‑tref'‑o);  4811 ‑ συκοφαντέω (soo‑kof‑an‑teh'‑o);  91 ‑ ἀδικέω (ad‑ee‑keh'‑o);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (6)
Genesis 1
Leviticus 1
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
NAS (12)
Genesis 2
Leviticus 3
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 4
Isaiah 2
HCS (6)
Genesis 1
Leviticus 1
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
BSB (6)
Genesis 1
Leviticus 1
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
ESV (6)
Genesis 1
Leviticus 1
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
WEB (7)
Genesis 1
Leviticus 2
1 Samuel 1
Psalms 2
Isaiah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2879) rqs (סהקר ShQR) AC: ? CO: Lie AB: ?: False or untrue words meant to deceive.

V) rqs (סהקר ShQR) - Lie: KJV (6): (vf: Paal, Piel) lie, falsely - Strongs: H8266 (שָׁקַר)

Nm) rqs (סהקר ShQR) - Lie: KJV (113): lie, lying, false, falsehood, falsely, vain, wrongfully, deceitful, deceit, liar - Strongs: H8267 (שֶׁקֶר)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2023
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׁקַר] verb denominative do or deal falsely; —

Qal Imperfect 2 masculine singular; תִּשְׁקֹר Genesis 21:23 thou wilt not do falsely to me (׳לִ).

Pi`el Perfect 1 plural שִׁקַּ֫רְ נוּ Psalm 44:18; Imperfect 3 masculine singular יְשַׁקֵּר 1 Samuel 15:29; 3 masculine plural יְשַׁקֵּ֑רוּ Isaiah 63:8, etc; — deal falsely 1 Samuel 15:29; Isaiah 63:8, with ב person Leviticus 19:11 ("" כחשׁ); with ב of thing Psalm 44:18; Psalm 89:34.

שֹׁקֶת, שִׁקֲתוֺת see שׁקה. שֹׁר see שׁרר.


proper name, masculine see שַׂרְאֶ֫צֶר

שׁרב (√ of following, parch; Late Hebrew שָׁרַב be scorched (by sun), שָׁרָב parching heat (of sun); Sirach 43:22 דש ן שרב parched grass; Aramaic שְׁרב, שְׁרֵיב, , , be parched, שְׁרב heat, drought: compare probably also Assyrian proper name, of divinity Šarrabu(-pu) Zim KAT3. 415; > compare Arabic mirage [Rob BR i. 42] Ges Isaiah 35:7 and others; see against this especially Che Introd. Isaiah 269).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׁקַר fut. יִשְׁקֹר. to lie, followed by a dat. of pers. to deceive any one, Genesis 21:23. (The primary idea is perhaps that of colouring, compare شقر to be red, شُقْرَةُ red colour, paint, falsehood; see Tsepregi, in Diss. Lugdd. p. 115; compare the kindred שָׁרֹק.)

Piel, to lie, 1 Samuel 15:29 followed by בְּ of pers. Leviticus 19:11 also, בְּ of thing, to deceive; שִׁקֵּר בִּבְרִית to deceive in a covenant, i.e. perfidiously to break a covenant, Psalms 44:18 בֶּאֱמוּנָה to be false to one’s faith, Psalms 89:34 without an acc. id. Isaiah 63:8.

These files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available
List of Word Forms
אֲ֝שַׁקֵּ֗ר אשקר יְשַׁקֵּ֑רוּ יְשַׁקֵּ֖ר ישקר ישקרו קרנו שִׁ֝קַּ֗רְנוּ תְשַׁקְּר֖וּ תִּשְׁקֹ֣ר תשקר תשקרו ’ă·šaq·qêr ’ăšaqqêr ashakKer Karnu qar·nū qarnū ṯə·šaq·qə·rū ṯəšaqqərū teshakkeRu tiš·qōr tishKor tišqōr yə·šaq·qê·rū yə·šaq·qêr yəšaqqêr yəšaqqêrū yeshakKer yeshakKeru