Strong's Concordance, Hebrew Dictionary
Grave, hell, pit, hades or the world of the dead (as if a subterranean retreat), including its accessories and inmates
Hebrew: שְׁאוֹל, šĕʾôl (H7585)
63 King James Bible Verses (Page 2 of 2)
Here are grave, hell, pit and related words in the Bible. What does the source Hebrew word שְׁאוֹל mean and how is it used in the Bible? Below are the English definition details. Also below are examples within Bible verses highlighted in yellow (follow this link to go there). Tap or hover on blue, underlined words to see more original scripture and meanings. Information sourced from Strong's Concordance.
Strong's Number: H7585
Hebrew Base Word: שְׁאוֹל
Part of speech: Noun Feminine
Usage: Grave, hell, pit
Definition: Hades or the world of the dead (as if a subterranean retreat), including its accessories and inmates.
- Sheol, underworld, grave, hell, pit.
- The underworld.
- Sheol—the Old Testament designation for the abode of the dead.
- Place of no return.
- Without praise of God.
- Wicked sent there for punishment.
- Righteous not abandoned to it.
- Of the place of exile (figuratively).
- Of extreme degradation in sin.
Derived terms: Or שְׁאֹל; from H7592.
- Biblical International Phonetic Alphabet: ʃɛ̆ˈʔol
- Modern International Phonetic Alphabet: ʃɛ̆ˈʔo̞wl
- Transliteration: šĕʾôl
- Biblical Pronunciation: sheh-OLE
- Modern Pronunciation: sheh-OLE
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Bible Verses with שְׁאוֹל (H7585)
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“And your covenant with death shall be disannulled, and your agreement with hell shall not stand; when the overflowing scourge shall pass through, then ye shall be trodden down by it.”
— Isaiah 28:18
“I said in the cutting off of my days, I shall go to the gates of the grave: I am deprived of the residue of my years.”
— Isaiah 38:10
“For the grave cannot praise thee, death can not celebrate thee: they that go down into the pit cannot hope for thy truth.”
— Isaiah 38:18
“And thou wentest to the king with ointment, and didst increase thy perfumes, and didst send thy messengers far off, and didst debase thyself even unto hell.”
— Isaiah 57:9
“Thus saith the Lord God; In the day when he went down to the grave I caused a mourning: I covered the deep for him, and I restrained the floods thereof, and the great waters were stayed: and I caused Lebanon to mourn for him, and all the trees of the field fainted for him.”
— Ezekiel 31:15
“I made the nations to shake at the sound of his fall, when I cast him down to hell with them that descend into the pit: and all the trees of Eden, the choice and best of Lebanon, all that drink water, shall be comforted in the nether parts of the earth.”
— Ezekiel 31:16
“They also went down into hell with him unto them that be slain with the sword; and they that were his arm, that dwelt under his shadow in the midst of the heathen.”
— Ezekiel 31:17
“The strong among the mighty shall speak to him out of the midst of hell with them that help him: they are gone down, they lie uncircumcised, slain by the sword.”
— Ezekiel 32:21
“And they shall not lie with the mighty that are fallen of the uncircumcised, which are gone down to hell with their weapons of war: and they have laid their swords under their heads, but their iniquities shall be upon their bones, though they were the terror of the mighty in the land of the living.”
— Ezekiel 32:27
“I will ransom them from the power of the grave; I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy plagues; O grave, I will be thy destruction: repentance shall be hid from mine eyes.”
— Hosea 13:14
“Though they dig into hell, thence shall mine hand take them; though they climb up to heaven, thence will I bring them down:”
— Amos 9:2
“And said, I cried by reason of mine affliction unto the Lord, and he heard me; out of the belly of hell cried I, and thou heardest my voice.”
— Jonah 2:2
“Yea also, because he transgresseth by wine, he is a proud man, neither keepeth at home, who enlargeth his desire as hell, and is as death, and cannot be satisfied, but gathereth unto him all nations, and heapeth unto him all people:”
— Habakkuk 2:5
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