Parts of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
a primitive root
TWOT Reference: 2422
KJV Translation Count — 9x
Outline of Biblical Usage
1. to sharpen, whet
a. (Qal) to whet, sharpen
b. (Piel) to sharpen, teach (incisively)
c. (Hithpolel) to be pierced
shanan, shaw-nan'; a primitive root; to point (transitive or intransitive); intensively, to pierce; figuratively, to inculcate: — prick, sharp(-en), teach diligently, whet.
Concordance Results Using KJV
And thou shalt H8150 them H8150 unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up.
If I H8150 my glittering sword, and mine hand take hold on judgment; I will render vengeance to mine enemies, and will reward them that hate me.
Thine arrows are H8150 in the heart of the king's enemies; whereby the people fall under thee.
Who H8150 their tongue like a sword, and bend their bows to shoot their arrows, even bitter words:
Thus my heart was grieved, and I was H8150ed in my reins.
H8150 arrows of the mighty, with coals of juniper.
They have H8150ened their tongues like a serpent; adders' poison is under their lips. Selah.
A man that beareth false witness against his neighbour is a maul, and a sword, and a H8150 arrow.
Whose arrows are H8150, and all their bows bent, their horses' hoofs shall be counted like flint, and their wheels like a whirlwind: