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Strongs Number: H7819


Hebrew Word
שָׁחַט
Transliteration
shâchaṭ
Phonetic
shaw-khat'
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

to slaughter (in sacrifice or massacre)

BDB Definition

1. to kill, slaughter, beat

a. (Qal)

1. to slaughter 1a

b. beast for food 1a

c. sacrifice 1a

d. person in human sacrifice 1a

e. beaten, hammered (of shekels)

f. (Niphal) to be slaughtered, be slain (of food or sacrifice) n f

2. (BDB) slaughtering

a. word doubtful

Origin
A primitive root
Bible Usage
{kill} {offer} shoot {out} {slay} slaughter.