H8064 שׁמה שׁמים - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

שׁמה שׁמים
shâmayim shâmeh
shaw-mah'-yim, shaw-meh'
The second form being dual of an unused singular; from an unused root meaning to be lofty; the sky (as aloft; the dual perhaps alluding to the visible arch in which the clouds move, as well as to the higher ether where the celestial bodies revolve)

KJV Usage: air, X astrologer, heaven (-s).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


שׁמה שׁמים

1. heaven, heavens, sky
a. visible heavens, sky
1. as abode of the stars
2. as the visible universe, the sky, atmosphere, etc
b. Heaven (as the abode of God)
Origin: from an unused root meaning to be lofty
TWOT: 2407a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) heaven, heavens, sky
1a) visible heavens, sky
1a1) as abode of the stars
1a2) as the visible universe, the sky, atmosphere, etc
1b) Heaven (as the abode of God)

View how H8064 שׁמה שׁמים is used in the Bible

First 30 of 419 occurrences of H8064 שׁמה שׁמים

Genesis 1:8 Heaven.
Genesis 1:9 under the heaven
Genesis 1:14 of the heaven
Genesis 1:15 of the heaven
Genesis 1:17 of the heaven
Genesis 1:20 of heaven.
Genesis 1:26 of the heaven,
Genesis 1:28 of the heaven,
Genesis 1:30 of the heaven,
Genesis 2:1 Thus the heavens
Genesis 2:4 of the heavens
Genesis 2:4 and the heavens,
Genesis 2:19 of the heaven;
Genesis 2:20 of the heaven,
Genesis 6:7 of the heaven;
Genesis 6:17 heaven;
Genesis 7:3 of the heaven
Genesis 7:11 of heaven
Genesis 7:19 the whole heaven,
Genesis 7:23 of heaven;
Genesis 8:2 of heaven
Genesis 8:2 from heaven
Genesis 9:2 of the heaven,
Genesis 11:4 may reach to heaven;
Genesis 14:19 of heaven
Genesis 14:22 of heaven
Genesis 15:5 now toward heaven,
Genesis 19:24 out of heaven;
Genesis 21:17 out of heaven,
Genesis 22:11 to him from heaven,

Distinct usage

35 of heaven,
28 of heaven
19 of the heaven,
16 heaven
14 from heaven,
12 of the heaven
12 the heavens
11 the heavens,
10 from heaven
10 of heaven.
9 the heaven
8 to heaven,
8 and the heavens
5 to heaven.
5 of heaven:
5 of heaven;
4 of heavens
4 thou in heaven
4 to the heavens,
3 of the heavens
3 in heaven
3 from heaven;
3 thou in heaven,
3 the heavens.
3 thou from the heavens,
3 heaven,
3 of heavens,
3 of heaven?
3 above the heavens:
3 the heaven,
3 into heaven,
3 of the heaven;
3 from under heaven:
3 toward heaven,
2 under the heaven
2 and the heavens,
2 from under heaven.
2 Out of heaven
2 Behold, the heaven
2 and the heaven
2 O ye heavens,
2 and heaven
2 Let the heavens
2 thou from heaven,
2 toward heaven.
2 is in heaven,
2 the heavens;
2 in the heavens,
2 from heaven.
2 in the heavens;
2 above the heavens.
2 in the heavens.
2 thy heavens,
2 the heavens:
2 and the heaven,
2 in the heavens
2 in the heaven,
2 toward heaven:
2 them from heaven;
2 heavens

Corresponding Greek Words

shamayim G798 astron
shamayim G2246 helios
shamayim G3770 ouranios
shamayim G3772 ouranos
shemayya G2032 epouranios *

Related words


H8034 שׁם shêm
A primitive word (perhaps rather from H7760 through the idea of definite and conspicuous position; compare H8064); an appellation, as a mark or memorial of individuality; by implication honor, authority, character

KJV Usage: + base, [in-] fame [-ous], name (-d), renown, report.

H8065 שׁמין shâmayin
(Chaldee); corresponding to H8064

KJV Usage: heaven.