Word Summary
has: hush! keep silence!
Original Word: הָסָה
Transliteration: has
Phonetic Spelling: (haw-saw')
Part of Speech: Verb
Short Definition: hush! keep silence!
Meaning: hush! keep silence!
Strong's Concordance
hold peace tongue, keep silence, be silent, still

A primitive root; to hush -- hold peace (tongue), (keep) silence, be silent, still.


H2013. has

הָ֑ס הַס,interjection hush! keep silence (probably onomatopoetic) Judges 3:19 and he said, I have a secret errand unto thee, O king, הָ֔ס וַיּאֹמֶר‎ and he said, Keep silence! Amos 6:10 הָ֔ס וְאָמַר‎ (while burying men in a pestilence), 8:3 (elliptical) in every place: הָֽס הִשְׁלִיךְ‎ they cast them (the corpses) forth, (saying) Hysh ! followed by י מִמְּנֵי ׳(מִמָּנָיו)Habakkuk 2:20; Zephaniah 1:7; Zechariah 2:17. Inflected, as though a verb, imperative plural הַ֔סּוּNehemiah 8:11 (Ges compares Arabic [= הֲלֹם‎] hither! inflected as an imperative, e.g. , : WAG i. § 368). Hence as denominative

Hiph`il imperfect with apocope וַיַּ֫הַסNumbers 13:30 and Caleb stilled the people.

הֲפֻגָה‎ see below פוג‎.