The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 8175 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
r[Xa primitive root
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Sa`arTWOT - 2274d,2275,2276
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
  1. to storm, shiver, dread, bristle (with horror), be very afraid
    1. (Qal)
      1. to bristle (with horror)
      2. to dread
  2. to storm away, sweep away, whirl away
    1. (Qal)
      1. to sweep away
      2. to storm away (of God's action against the wicked) (fig)
    2. (Niphal) to be stormy, be tempestuous (exceedingly)
    3. (Piel) to whirl away, be stormed away
    4. (Hithpael) to storm against, come as a storm
NAS Word Usage - Total: 5
away with a whirlwind 1, storm 1, sweep them away 1, tempestuous 1, whirls him away 1
NAS Verse Count

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 Sa`ar". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .