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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical DictionaryHebrew Lexicon

Strong's #4626 - מַעַר

Root Word (Etymology)
from (H6168)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
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1) bare, naked place, nakedness

1a) bare place

1b) nakedness, pudenda (exposed in punishment)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 152 ‑ αἰσχύνη (ahee‑skhoo'‑nay);  2192 ‑ ἔχω (ekh'‑o);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (2)
1 Kings 1
Nahum 1
NAS (3)
1 Kings 2
Nahum 1
HCS (2)
1 Kings 1
Nahum 1
BSB (2)
1 Kings 1
Nahum 1
ESV (3)
1 Kings 1
Ezekiel 1
Nahum 1
WEB (2)
1 Kings 1
Nahum 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1365) ro (אהר AhR) AC: Bare CO: Skin AB: ?: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the r is a picture of a man. Combined these mean "see a man". When the enemy is captured, he is stripped of his clothes to the skin and carefully watched.

A) ro (אהר AhR) AC: ? CO: Naked AB: ?

am ) rom (מאהר MAhR) - Nakedness: KJV (2): nakedness, proportion - Strongs: H4626 (מַעַר)

im/f) rot (תאהר TAhR) - I. Razor:For shaving hair and making the face naked. II. Sheath:For holding a blade. KJV (13): sheath, razor, penknife, scabbard, shave - Strongs: H8593 (תַּעַר)

lm) roro (אהראהר AhRAhR) - Naked: KJV (2): destitute, heath - Strongs: H6199 (עַרְעָר)

apm) mrom (מאהרמ MAhRM) - Naked: KJV (1): naked - Strongs: H4636 (מַעֲרֹם)

clm) rofro (אהרואהר AhRWAhR) - Naked: KJV (1): heath - Strongs: H6176 (עַרְעָר)

cpm) mfro (אהרומ AhRWM) - Naked: [df: Mre]KJV (16): naked - Strongs: H6174 (עָרֹם)

ecpm ) mfrio (אהירומ AhYRWM) - Naked: [df: Mrye Mre]KJV (10): naked, nakedness - Strongs: H5903 (עֵרֹם)

B) rro (אהרר AhRR) AC: ? CO: Naked AB: ?

V) rro (אהרר AhRR) - Bare: KJV (4): (vf: Paal, Pilpel) bare, raise, break - Strongs: H6209 (עָרַר)

bfm) iriro (אהרירי AhRYRY) - Barren: One who is childless. KJV (4): childless - Strongs: H6185 (עֲרִירִי)

H) ero (אהרה AhRH) AC: Uncover CO: Naked AB: ?

V) ero (אהרה AhRH) - I. Uncover:To remove the covering. II. Empty:To remove the contents of a container or destroy a city. KJV (15): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel, Participle) uncover, discover, empty, rase, destitute, naked, pour, spread - Strongs: H6168 (עָרָה)

Nf1) ero (אהרה AhRH) - Meadow: A place barren of trees. KJV (1): reed - Strongs: H6169 (עָרָה)

am) erom (מאהרה MAhRH) - Meadow: A place barren of trees. KJV (1): meadow - Strongs: H4629 (מַעֲרֶה)

ff1) eiro (אהריה AhRYH) - Naked: KJV (6): naked, bare - Strongs: H6181 (עֶרְיָה)

J) rfo (אהור AhWR) AC: ? CO: Skin AB: ?: The bare skin without clothing.

V) rfo (אהור AhWR) - Naked: To have the skin exposed. KJV (1): (vf: Niphal) naked - Strongs: H5783 (עוּר)

Nm) rfo (אהור AhWR) - Skin: The skin of men or animals as well as leather made from animal skins. Also the husk of a seed. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (100): skin, hide, leather, chaff - Strongs: H5784 (עוּר), H5785 (עוֹר)

am) rfom (מאהור MAhWR) - Nakedness: KJV (1): nakedness, pudendum - Strongs: H4589 (מָעוֹר)

K) fro (אהרו AhRW) AC: ? CO: Naked AB: ?: The shame of one being naked.

Nf1) efro (אהרוה AhRWH) - I. Nakedness:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Shame:From ones nakedness. KJV (55): nakedness, shame, unclean, uncleanness, dishonor - Strongs: H6172 (עֶרְוָה), H6173 (עַרְוָה)

M) rio (אהיר AhYR) AC: Watch CO: ? AB: ?: In the sense of seeing.

Nm) rio (אהיר AhYR) - Watcher: [Aramaic only] KJV (3): watcher - Strongs: H5894 (עִיר)

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AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [מַעֲרֶה], מַ֫עַר noun [masculine] bare, naked place (hence Μαραθών, Marathon, according to Lewy Fremdw. 144); —

1 bare place, or space: construct מִמַּעֲרִהגָּֿ֑בַע Judges 20:33 bare (open) space of Geba' (si vera 1.; but see II. מַעֲרָב); כְּמַעַראִֿישׁ 1 Kings 7:36 according to the clear space on each (plate, see לוּחַ).

2 suffix מַעְרֵח Nahum 3:5 figurative of Nineveh ( pudenda exposed in shameful punishment; compare עֶרְוָה).

Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

מַעַר m. for מַעֲרֶה (from the root עָרָה)

(1)  nakedness, pudenda, i.q. עֶרְוָה Nahum 3:5.

(2) a naked space, i.e. void space. 1 Kings 7:36, כְּמַעַד אִישׁ “for the space of each one” (of the borders).

I. מַעֲרָב m. (from the root עָרַב No. I. 2) articles of merchandize, which are interchanged, bartered. Ezekiel 27:9, 27 Ezekiel 27:27, עֹרְבֵי מַעֲבָרֵךְ “those who exchange thy merchandize;” Ezekiel 27:13, 17 Ezekiel 27:17, 19 Ezekiel 27:19, 27 Ezekiel 27:27(beginning), 33 Ezekiel 27:33, 34 Ezekiel 27:34. [In some of its occurrences it appears to mean “a fair or market.” Thes.]

II. מַעֲרָב m. (from the root עָרַב No. II), the West, the part where the sun sets, Psalms 75:7, 103:12 107:3 Isaiah 43:5. [Found also with ה local, westward, 1 Chronicles 26:30 and with prefix ל on the west, 2 Chronicles 32:30.]

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List of Word Forms
כְּמַֽעַר־ כמער־ מַעְרֵ֔ךְ מערך kə·ma·‘ar- kəma‘ar- kemaar ma‘·rêḵ ma‘rêḵ maRech
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