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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #5916 - עָכַר
1) to trouble, stir up, disturb, make (someone) taboo
1a) (Qal) to disturb, trouble
1b1) to be disturbed, be stirred up
1b2) disturbance, calamity (participle)
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) pr. i.q. Arab. عَكِرَ to disturb or trouble water; figuratively
(2) to afflict any one, Judges 11:35 often more strongly, i.q. to bring evil upon, Genesis 34:30; Joshua 6:18, 7:25. 1 Samuel 14:29, עָכַר אָבִי אֶת־הָאָרֶץ “my father troubleth the land,” 1 Kings 18:17, 18 1 Kings 18:18. Proverbs 11:17, עֹכֵר שְׁאֵרוֹ אַכְזָרִי “the cruel troubleth his own flesh,” verse 29 Proverbs 11:29.
Niphal to be troubled, stirred up, (as grief), Psalms 39:3. Part. fem. troubled, i.e. trouble, disturbance (Zerrüttung), Proverbs 15:6. Hence
the Week of Proper 7 / Ordinary 12