שבה

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שָׁבָה (shavá) (pa'ál construction) (transitive)

  1. (He/it) captured (took captive).

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שְׁבָה (sh'vá)

  1. Masculine singular imperative of יָשַׁב (yasháv).

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שבה (transliteration needed)

  1. (שָׁבָה, sháva) Third-person feminine singular past tense (suffix conjugation) of שָׁב (sháv).
    • Ruth 1:15, with translation of the American Standard Version:
      שָׁבָה יְבִמְתֵּךְ אֶל עַמָּהּ
      sháva y'vimtéch él amáh
      thy sister-in-law is gone back unto her people
  2. (שָׁבָה, shavá) Feminine singular present participle and present tense of שָׁב (sháv).
    • Esther 2:14, with translation of the English Standard Version:
      בָּעֶרֶב הִיא בָאָה וּבַבֹּקֶר הִיא שָׁבָה
      baérev hé vaá uvabóker hí shavá
      In the evening she would go in, and in the morning she would return

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