Word Summary
shaon: a roar (of waters, etc.), din, crash, uproar
Original Word: שָׁאוֹן
Transliteration: shaon
Phonetic Spelling: (shaw-one')
Part of Speech: Noun Masculine
Short Definition: a roar (of waters, etc.), din, crash, uproar
Meaning: a roar (of waters, etcetera), din, crash, uproar
Strong's Concordance
horrible, noise, pomp, rushing, tumultuous

From sha'ah; uproar (as of rushing); by implication, destruction -- X horrible, noise, pomp, rushing, tumult (X -uous).

see HEBREW sha'ah


H7588. shaon

שָׁאוֺןnoun masculineHosea 10:14 roar (of waters, etc.), din, crash, uproar; — absolute ׳שׁ10:14 +; construct שְׁאוֺןIsaiah 13:4 +; suffix שְׁאוֺנָהּ5:14; —

1 roar of water (waves), Isaiah 17:12 ("" הָמָה‎), simile of noise of invading host, so 17:13, but strike out Du CheHpt Marti, as doublet; roar of this host 17:12 ("" הָמוֺן‎), compare קוֺלָם שְׁאוֺןJeremiah 51:55 of waves also Psalm 65:8 (twice in verse); of din, or crash of battle Amos 2:2; Hosea 10:14; Psalm 74:23; שׁ ׳בְּנֵיJeremiah 48:45 (i. e. warriors); of battle in which ׳י‎ beats down his foes 25:31, compare Isaiah 66:6; of gathering hosts 13:4; זָרִים25:3 (Du Marti, plausibly, זְדִים גְּאוֺן‎, as 13:11); read ׳שׁ‎ also probably (for שַׁאֲנָן‎, q. v.) 2 Kings 19:28 = Isaiah 37:29; in mocking appell. of Pharaoh (Necho), Jeremiah 46:17 ׳מּ‎ (ᵑ9 ᵑ6 ᵐ5‎) שֵׁם קִרְאוּ‎ call ye the name of Phoenician a crash.

2 uproar of revellers Isaiah 5:14; 24:8. — שׁ ׳בּוֺרPsalm 40:3, pit of roaring (of waters? figurative, compare מַעֲמַקֵּימַֿיִם69:3, where also "" יָוִן‎); Thes and others of destruction (see √ 2), but against usage of שָׁאוֺן‎; > Du proposes שָׁוְא בּוֺר‎ (compare שָׁוְא נָפַתIsaiah 30:28).