H7971 שׁלח - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to send away, for, or out (in a great variety of applications)

KJV Usage: X any wise, appoint, bring (on the way), cast (away, out), conduct, X earnestly, forsake, give (up), grow long, lay, leave, let depart (down, go, loose), push away, put (away, forth, in, out), reach forth, send (away, forth, out), set, shoot (forth, out), sow, spread, stretch forth (out).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. to send, send away, let go, stretch out
a. (Qal)
1. to send
2. to stretch out, extend, direct
3. to send away
4. to let loose
b. (Niphal) to be sent
c. (Piel)
1. to send off or away or out or forth, dismiss, give over, cast out
2. to let go, set free
3. to shoot forth (of branches)
4. to let down
5. to shoot
d. (Pual) to be sent off, be put away, be divorced, be impelled
e. (Hiphil) to send
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 2394
Parts of Speech: Verb

to send
1) to send, send away, let go, stretch out
1a) (Qal)
1a1) to send
1a2) to stretch out, extend, direct
1a3) to send away
1a4) to let loose
1b) (Niphal) to be sent
1c) (Piel)
1c1) to send off or away or out or forth, dismiss, give over, cast out
1c2) to let go, set free
1c3) to shoot forth (of branches)
1c4) to let down
1c5) to shoot
1d) (Pual) to be sent off, be put away, be divorced, be impelled
1e) (Hiphil) to send

View how H7971 שׁלח is used in the Bible

First 30 of 851 occurrences of H7971 שׁלח

Genesis 3:22 and now, lest he should put forth
Genesis 3:23 sent him forth
Genesis 8:7 And he sent forth
Genesis 8:8 Also he sent forth
Genesis 8:9 then he put forth
Genesis 8:10 he sent forth
Genesis 8:12 and sent forth
Genesis 12:20 concerning him: and they sent him away,
Genesis 18:16 with them to bring them on the way.
Genesis 19:10 put forth
Genesis 19:13 hath sent
Genesis 19:29 and sent
Genesis 20:2 sent,
Genesis 21:14 and sent her away:
Genesis 22:10 stretched forth
Genesis 22:12 Lay
Genesis 24:7 he shall send
Genesis 24:40 will send
Genesis 24:54 Send me away
Genesis 24:56 send me away
Genesis 24:59 And they sent away
Genesis 25:6 and sent them away
Genesis 26:27 me, and have sent me away
Genesis 26:29 and have sent thee away
Genesis 26:31 sent them away,
Genesis 27:42 and she sent
Genesis 27:45 to him: then I will send,
Genesis 28:5 sent away
Genesis 28:6 and sent him away
Genesis 30:25 Send me away,

Distinct usage

157 sent
28 and sent
26 hath sent
22 he sent
21 Send
17 go,
15 and he sent
12 sent,
10 put forth
10 had sent
8 and I will send
8 Behold, I will send
7 and send
7 but I will send
6 I will send
6 go.
6 and sending
5 hath not sent
5 And I sent
5 shall send
4 go
4 put
4 who sent
4 that sent
4 to lay
3 and she sent
3 And they sent
3 she sent
3 I have sent
3 They sent
3 to them that send
3 I have not sent
3 whom I have sent
3 that I will send
2 stretched forth
2 Send me away
2 Let me go,
2 So he sent
2 away,
2 stretched out
2 to let them go,
2 he shall let him go
2 shall ye send
2 thou shalt let him go
2 not put her away
2 thou sendest
2 and sent them away
2 to stretch forth
2 and sent them away.
2 That they sent
2 behold, I have sent
2 but they sent
2 to send
2 and didst send
2 which he sent
2 For he sent
2 yet I sent
2 and I have sent
2 which I sent
2 should release

Corresponding Greek Words

shalach see G2007 sun epi tithemi
shalach G518 ap aggello
shalach G652 apostolos
shalach G1614 ek teino
shalach G1911 epi ballo
shalach G1989 epi stello
shalach G2018 epi phero
shalach G4121 pleonazo
shalach G4261 pro ballo
shalach G4400 pro cheirizo
shalach G4527 sala _
shalach G4882 sun apo stello
shalach G5342 phero
shalach pi,qal,pu G1821 ex apo stello
shalach pi. G556 ap elauno
shalach pi. G641 apo ripto
shalach pi. G651 apo stole
shalach pi. G863 aph iemi
shalach pi. G906 ballo
shalach pi. G1627 ek phero
shalach pi. G1806 ex ago
shalach pi. G1863 ep ago
shalach pi. G4921 sun istemi
shalach pi. G5465 chalao
shalach pi.,pu. G1599 ek pempo
shalach pu. G851 aph aireo
shalach pu. G1685 em ballo
shalach pu. G4105 planao
shalach qal,ni,pi G649 apo stello
shalach qal,pi G1544 ek ballo
shalach qal,pi G1994 epi strepho
shalach qal,pi,pu G1614 ek teino
shalach qal,pu G447 an iemi
shalach qal.,pi. G3992 pempo
shalach yad G680,681 hapto
shalach yad G615 apo kteino
shalach yad babizz G1283 di arpazo

Related words


H4916 משׁלח משׁלח משׁלוח mishlôach mishlôach mishlâch
משׁלח משׁלח משׁלוח
mishlôach mishlôach mishlâch
(1,2) mish-lo'-akh, mish-lawkh'
From H7971; a sending out, that is, (abstractly) presentation (favorable), or seizure (unfavorable); also (concretely) a place of dismissal, or a business to be discharged

KJV Usage: to lay, to put, sending (forth), to set.

H7964 שׁלּח שׁלּוּח shillûach shillûach
שׁלּח שׁלּוּח
shillûach shillûach
shil-loo'-akh, shil-loo'-akh
From H7971; (only in plural) a dismissal, that is, (of a wife) divorce (especially the document); also (of a daughter) dower

KJV Usage: presents, have sent back.

H7972 שׁלח she lach
she lach
(Chaldee); corresponding to H7971

KJV Usage: put, send.

H7973 שׁלח shelach
From H7971; a missile of attack, that is, spear; also (figuratively) a shoot of growth, that is, branch

KJV Usage: dart, plant, X put off, sword, weapon.

H7975 שׁלח שׁלּח shillôach shelach
שׁלח שׁלּח
shillôach shelach
shee-lo'-akh, sheh'-lakh
The second form is in imitation of H7974, used in Nehemiah 3:15; from H7971; rill; Shiloach, a fountain of Jerusalem

KJV Usage: Shiloah, Siloah.

H7979 שׁלחן shûlchân
From H7971; a table (as spread out); by implication a meal

KJV Usage: table.