Strong's Hebrew: 8055 שׂמח  (samach) - rejoice, glad, joy, joyful, merry, misc

H8055

שׂמח 

Transliteration

samach;

Pronunciation

saw-makh'

Parts of Speech

v

Root Word (Etymology)

a primitive root

Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2268

KJV Translation Count — 152x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: rejoice (95), glad (45), joy (5), joyful (2), merry (2), misc (3)

Outline of Biblical Usage

1. to rejoice, be glad
a. (Qal)
1. to rejoice
2. to rejoice (arrogantly), exult (at)
3. to rejoice (religiously)
b. (Piel) to cause to rejoice, gladden, make glad
c. (Hiphil) to cause to rejoice, gladden, make glad

Strong's Definitions

samach, saw-makh'; a primitive root; probably to brighten up, i.e. (figuratively) be (causatively, make) blithe or gleesome: — cheer up, be (make) glad, (have, make) joy(-ful), be (make) merry, (cause to, make to) rejoice, X very.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And the anger of the LORD was kindled against Moses, and he said, Is not Aaron the Levite thy brother? I know that he can speak well. And also, behold, he cometh forth to meet thee: and when he seeth thee, he will be H8055 in his heart.

KJV

And ye shall take you on the first day the boughs of goodly trees, branches of palm trees, and the boughs of thick trees, and willows of the brook; and ye shall H8055 before the LORD your God seven days.

KJV

And there ye shall eat before the LORD your God, and ye shall H8055 in all that ye put your hand unto, ye and your households, wherein the LORD thy God hath blessed thee.

KJV

And ye shall H8055 before the LORD your God, ye, and your sons, and your daughters, and your menservants, and your maidservants, and the Levite that is within your gates; forasmuch as he hath no part nor inheritance with you.

KJV

But thou must eat them before the LORD thy God in the place which the LORD thy God shall choose, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite that is within thy gates: and thou shalt H8055 before the LORD thy God in all that thou puttest thine hands unto.

KJV

And thou shalt bestow that money for whatsoever thy soul lusteth after, for oxen, or for sheep, or for wine, or for strong drink, or for whatsoever thy soul desireth: and thou shalt eat there before the LORD thy God, and thou shalt H8055, thou, and thine household,

KJV

And thou shalt H8055 before the LORD thy God, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite that is within thy gates, and the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, that are among you, in the place which the LORD thy God hath chosen to place his name there.

KJV

And thou shalt H8055 in thy feast, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite, the stranger, and the fatherless, and the widow, that are within thy gates.

KJV

When a man hath taken a new wife, he shall not go out to war, neither shall he be charged with any business: but he shall be free at home one year, and shall cheer up his wife which he hath taken.

KJV

And thou shalt H8055 in every good thing which the LORD thy God hath given unto thee, and unto thine house, thou, and the Levite, and the stranger that is among you.

KJV