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Strongs Number: H7737


Hebrew Word
שָׁוָה
Transliteration
shâvâh
Phonetic
shaw-vaw'
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

properly to {level} that {is} equalize; figuratively to resemble; by implication to adjust (that {is} {counterbalance} be {suitable} {compose} {place} {yield} etc.)

BDB Definition

1. to agree with, be or become like, level, resemble

a. (Qal)

1. to be like

2. equivalent (participle)

3. to set, place

4. setting (participle)

b. (Piel) to level, smooth, still

c. (Hiphil) to make like

d. (Nithpael) to be alike

2. (Piel) to set, place

Origin
A primitive root
Bible Usage
{avail} {behave} bring {forth} {compare} {countervail} ({be} make) {equal} {lay} be ({make} a-) {like} make {plain} {profit} reckon.