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shachah - shachah [7812]

To depress, i.e. to prostrate in homage to royalty or God.

Ge. 22:5 'And Abraham said to his young men, "Stay here with the donkey, and I and the lad will go yonder; and we will worship and return to you." '

Ex. 34:14 'for you shall not worship any other god, for the Lord whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God.'

Isa. 15:31 'So Samuel went back following Saul, and Saul worshipped before the Lord.'

Other renderings

Ge. 27:29 'May peoples serve you, and nations bow down to you.'

1 Sa. 2:36 'And it shall come about that everyone who is left in your house shall come and crouch [bow down] to him for a piece of silver…'

Ps. 72:11 'And let all kings fall [bow] down before him, all nations serve him.'

2 Sa. 16:4 'And Ziba said, "I humbly beseech [prostrate myself]; let me find favour in your sight, O my lord, the king."'

2 Ch. 24:17 'Now after the death of Jehoiada came the princes of Judah and made obeisance to the king.' (AV)

Es. 3:2 'And all the king's servants who were at the king's gate bowed down and reverenced [paid homage to] Haman.'

Pr. 12:25 'Heaviness in the heart if man maketh it stoop: but a good word maketh it glad.' (AV)

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