Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 2268
KJV Translation Count — 152x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to rejoice, be glad
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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,
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.
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.
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.
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.