H8081 שׁמן - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From H8080; grease, especially liquid (as from the olive, often perfumed); figuratively richness

KJV Usage: anointing, X fat (things), X fruitful, oil ([-ed]), ointment, olive, + pine.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. fat, oil
a. fat, fatness
b. oil, olive oil
1. as staple, medicament or unguent
2. for anointing
c. fat (of fruitful land, valleys) (metaph)
Origin: from H8080
TWOT: 2410c
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) fat, oil
1a) fat, fatness
1b) oil, olive oil
1b1) as staple, medicament or unguent
1b2) for anointing
1c) fat (of fruitful land, valleys) (metaph)

View how H8081 שׁמן is used in the Bible

First 30 of 193 occurrences of H8081 שׁמן

Genesis 28:18 oil
Genesis 35:14 oil
Exodus 25:6 Oil
Exodus 25:6 oil,
Exodus 27:20 oil
Exodus 29:2 with oil,
Exodus 29:2 with oil:
Exodus 29:7 oil,
Exodus 29:21 oil,
Exodus 29:23 of oiled
Exodus 29:40 oil;
Exodus 30:24 and of olive oil
Exodus 30:25 it an oil
Exodus 30:25 oil.
Exodus 30:31 oil
Exodus 31:11 oil,
Exodus 35:8 And oil
Exodus 35:8 oil,
Exodus 35:14 with the oil
Exodus 35:15 oil,
Exodus 35:28 and oil
Exodus 35:28 oil,
Exodus 37:29 oil,
Exodus 39:37 and the oil
Exodus 39:38 oil,
Exodus 40:9 oil,
Leviticus 2:1 oil
Leviticus 2:2 and of its oil,
Leviticus 2:4 with oil,
Leviticus 2:4 with oil.

Distinct usage

19 with oil,
16 oil,
15 oil
15 with oil
9 of oil,
9 of oil
6 And oil
6 of oil.
6 of the oil
5 oil.
5 and oil,
4 with oil.
3 with oil:
3 of olive
2 oil;
2 and the oil
2 and of its oil,
2 no oil
2 the oil
2 ointment,
2 and the oil,
2 of oil;
2 ointment
2 my oil
2 the oil,
2 of oiled
2 of the rich
1 and of olive oil
1 it an oil
1 with the oil
1 and part of its oil,
1 with oil;
1 and all its oil
1 pertaineth the oil
1 thyself with the oil;
1 not thyself with oil,
1 oil:
1 also were of olive
1 more. And the oil
1 and of oil
1 and pine
1 thee with the oil
1 than oil,
1 and oil
1 and like oil
1 of fatness.
1 and the ointment
1 ointment;
1 no ointment.
1 ointments
1 is as ointment
1 of thy ointments
1 with ointment.
1 in a very fruitful
1 of rich things,
1 of rich things
1 and of oil,
1 thee with oil.
1 and oil:
1 and according to the oil.

Corresponding Greek Words

shemen G1637 elaion
shemen G2167 euphrosune
shemen G3464 muron

Related words


H820 אשׁמן 'ashmân
Probably from H8081; a fat field

KJV Usage: desolate place.

G1068 Γεθσημανῆ
Of Chaldee origin (compare [H1660] and [H8081]); oil press; Gethsemane, a garden near Jerusalem

KJV Usage: Gethsemane.

H8080 שׁמן shâman

A primitive root; to shine, that is, (by analogy) be (causatively make) oily or gross

KJV Usage: become (make, wax) fat.

H4924 משׁמן mashmân
From H8080; fat, that is, (literally and abstractly) fatness; but usually (figuratively and concretely) a rich dish, a fertile field, a robust man

KJV Usage: fat (one, -ness, -test, -test place).

H4925 משׁמנּה mishmannâh
From H8080; fatness; Mashmannah, an Israelite

KJV Usage: Mishmannah.

H8082 שׁמן shâmên
From H8080; greasy, that is, gross; figuratively rich

KJV Usage: fat, lusty, plenteous.