shav'; shawv or shav
Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
from the same as 7722 in the sense of desolating
TWOT Reference: 2338a
KJV Translation Count — 53x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. emptiness, vanity, falsehood
a. emptiness, nothingness, vanity
b. emptiness of speech, lying
c. worthlessness (of conduct)
shav', shawv; or shav, shav; from the same as 7722 in the sense of desolating; evil (as destructive), literally (ruin) or morally (especially guile); figuratively idolatry (as false, subjective), uselessness (as deceptive, objective; also adverbially, in vain): — false(-ly), lie, lying, vain, vanity.
Concordance Results Using KJV
Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in H7723; for the LORD will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in H7723.
Thou shalt not raise a H7723 report: put not thine hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness.
Thou shalt not take the name of the LORD thy God in H7723: for the LORD will not hold him guiltless that taketh his name in H7723.
Neither shalt thou bear H7723 witness against thy neighbour.
So am I made to possess months of H7723, and wearisome nights are appointed to me.
For he knoweth H7723 men: he seeth wickedness also; will he not then consider it?
Let not him that is deceived trust in H7723: for H7723 shall be his recompence.
If I have walked with H7723, or if my foot hath hasted to deceit;
Surely God will not hear H7723, neither will the Almighty regard it.
They speak H7723 every one with his neighbour: with flattering lips and with a double heart do they speak.