Ra`a`

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 07489 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
[[ra primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Ra`a`TWOT - 2191,2192
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
raw-ah' Verb
Definition
  1. to be bad, be evil
    1. (Qal)
      1. to be displeasing
      2. to be sad
      3. to be injurious, be evil
      4. to be wicked, be evil (ethically)
    2. (Hiphil)
      1. to do an injury or hurt
      2. to do evil or wickedly
      3. mischief (participle)
  2. to break, shatter
    1. (Qal)
      1. to break
      2. broken (participle)
      3. to be broken
    2. (Hithpolel) to be broken, be broken in pieces, be broken asunder
King James Word Usage - Total: 83
evil 20, evildoer 10, hurt 7, wickedly 5, worse 5, afflict 5, wicked 4, break 3, doer 3, ill 3, harm 3, displease 2, miscellaneous 13
KJV Verse Count
Genesis5
Exodus2
Leviticus1
Numbers5
Deuteronomy2
Joshua2
Judges1
Ruth1
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel1
1 Kings3
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles2
Job2
Psalms15
Proverbs6
Isaiah10
Jeremiah14
Micah2
Zephaniah1
Zechariah1


Total80
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Ra`a`". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .