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'owr

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   215  
Original WordWord Origin
rwaa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'owrTWOT - 52
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
ore   Verb
 Definition
  1. to be or become light, shine
    1. (Qal)
      1. to become light (day)
      2. to shine (of the sun)
      3. to become bright
    2. (Niphal)
      1. to be illuminated
      2. to become lighted up
    3. (Hiphil)
      1. to give light, shine (of sun, moon, and stars)
      2. to illumine, light up, cause to shine, shine
      3. to kindle, light (candle, wood)
      4. lighten (of the eyes, his law, etc)
      5. to make shine (of the face)
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 43
bright 1, brightened 2, dawned 1, enlighten 2, enlightened 1, enlightening 1, gave light 1, give 1, give light 5, given us light 1, gives light 2, illumine 1, illumines 1, kindle 1, light 5, lit 2, make a fire 1, make shine 1, resplendent 1, shed light 1, shine 9, shines 1, shone 1
 
NAS Verse Count
Genesis3
Exodus3
Numbers2
1 Samuel3
2 Samuel1
Ezra1
Nehemiah2
Job2
Psalms16
Proverbs2
Ecclesiastes1
Isaiah3
Ezekiel2
Daniel1
Malachi1


Total43
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 'owr". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .