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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary Hebrew Lexicon
Strong's #268 - אָחֹר
1) the back side, the rear
1b) hereafter (of time)
1181) rh (ההר HhR) AC: Burn CO: ? AB: ?: The pictograph h is a picture of a wall representing the outside. The r is a picture of a man. Combined these mean "outside man". A man outside in the desert sun becomes pale and hot.
Nm) rha (אההר AHhR) - I. After:A time to come beyond another event. [Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Other:A time, person or thing that follows after. KJV (878): after, follow, afterward, behind, other, another, next, following - Strongs: H310 (אַחַר), H311 (אַחַר), H312 (אַחֵר)
Nf4) tirha (אההרית AHhRYT) - End: The latter time as coming after everything else. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (62): end, latter, last, posterity, reward, hindermost - Strongs: H319 (אַחֲרִית), H320 (אַחֲרִי)
- A2199 Brh (Waste, Sword)
- A2200 Crh (Tremble)
- A2201 Drh (Tremble)
- A2204 Krh (Roast, Grill)
- A2205 Lrh (Nettle)
- A2232 Rhu (Burn, Hemorrhoids)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
a. as accusative, in poetry backwards23t. ( = prose אֲחֹרַנִּית) with verbs such as נָפַל fall Genesis 49:17, נָשׂוֺג be turned 2 Samuel 1:22 ("" תָּשׁוּברֵיקָם), שׁוּב Psalm 9:4; Psalm 56:10 +, נָסוֺג Psalm 35:4; Psalm 40:15 + (of enemies repulsed), Psalm 44:19; Isaiah 50:5 (from obedience to God), נָזוֺר Isaiah 1:4, הֵשׁיב Isaiah 44:25; Psalm 44:11, הִכָּה Psalm 78:66; behind (opposed to קֶדֶם) Psalm 139:5; Job 23:8; in the phrase מָּנִיםוְאָחוֺר in front and behind 1 Chronicles 19:10 (altered from ׳וּמֵאָ׳מִמָּ in 2Samuel see below) 2 Chronicles 13:14; Ezekiel 2:10.
b. בְּאָחוֺר Proverbs 29:11, וְחָכָם בְּאָחוֺר יְשַׁבְּחֶנָּה Ges Hi but a wise man stilleth it (רוּחַ anger) backwards (that Isaiah , when it would break forth), De in the background, that Isaiah , of his heart ("" כָּלרֿוּחוֺ יוֺצִיאכְסִיל).
c. לְאָחוֺר (α) as a. Psalm 114:3; Psalm 114:5; Jeremiah 7:24; (β) of time, hereafter (compare לְפָנִים = before) Isaiah 41:23; Isaiah 42:23.
d.מֵאָחוֺר behind (מן = on the side of) 2 Samuel 10:9 ׳מִמָּנִים וּמֵ in front and behind, Isaiah 9:11 ׳וּפְלִשְׁתִּים מֵאָ and the Philistines behind (= on the West), opposed to אֲרָם מִקֶּדֶם. Plur. construct אֲחֹרֵי hinder part (of the tabernacle) Exodus 26:12, (of a man or animal Exodus 33:23; 1 Kings 7:25 (= 2 Chronicles 4:4) Ezekiel 8:16.