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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary
Strong's #6146 - עָר
1) enemy, adversary, foe
1526) rg (גהר GhR) AC: Dark CO: City AB: ?: The pictograph g is a picture of a rope with the extended meaning of darkness. The r is a picture of a man. Combined these mean "dark man" or an enemy. (eng: jungle - with the exchange of the j and y and the l and r)
V) rfg (גהור GhWR) - I. Waken:To wake as to open the eyes from darkness. II. Blind:To become dark of site through blindness or the putting out of the eyes. KJV (86): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil, Piel) stir, awake, wake, raise, arise, master, put out, blind - Strongs: H5782 (עוּר), H5786 (עָוַר)
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
(1) i.q. עִיר a city, which see (hence pl. עָרִים). In sing. עָר Numbers 21:15; Deuteronomy 2:9, and fully עָר־מֹואָב (city of Moab), Numbers 21:28; Isaiah 15:1, pr.n. of the metropolis of Moab, situated on the southern shore of Arnon, Gr. Ἀρεόπολις (which those who did not know the true origin, rendered city of Mars); Abulfeda ماب and الربة, now called Rabba. See Relandi Palæstina, p. 577; Burckhardt’s Reise nach Syrien, p. 640.
(2) an enemy, see the root עִיר No. 2, 1 Samuel 28:16. Plur. Psalms 9:7, 139:20.
עָר Ch. i.q. Heb. No. 2, Daniel 4:16.
the Week of Proper 14 / Ordinary 19