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Strongs Number: H8074


Hebrew Word
שָׁמֵם
Transliteration
shâmêm
Phonetic
shaw-mame'
Part of Speech
Verb
Strongs Definition

to stun (or intransitively grow {numb }) that {is} devastate or (figuratively) stupefy (both usually in a passive sense)

BDB Definition

1. to be desolate, be appalled, stun, stupefy

a. (Qal)

1. to be desolated, be deflowered, be deserted, be appalled

2. to be appalled, be awestruck

b. (Niphal)

1. to be desolated, be made desolate

2. to be appalled

c. (Polel)

1. to be stunned

2. appalling, causing horror (participle) 1c

d. horror-causer, appaller (subst)

e. (Hiphil)

1. to devastate, ravage, make desolated

2. to appal, show horror

f. (Hophal) to lay desolate, be desolated

g. (Hithpolel)

1. to cause to be desolate

2. to be appalled, be astounded

3. to cause oneself desolation, cause oneself ruin

Origin
A primitive root
Bible Usage
make {amazed} be {astonied} (be an) astonish ({-ment}) ({be} bring {into} {unto} {lay} {lie} make) desolate ({-ion} {places}) be {destitute} destroy ({self}) ({lay} {lie} make) {waste} wonder.