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Strong's #6166 - עֲרָד

Root Word (Etymology)
from an unused root meaning to sequester itself
Parts of Speech
proper locative noun, proper masculine noun
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Arad = “a wild ass”

1) a Benjamite, son of Beriah, who drove out the inhabitants of Gath (noun proper masculine)

2) a royal city of the Canaanites north of the wilderness of Judah (noun proper locative)

Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (5)
Numbers 2
Joshua 1
Judges 1
1 Chronicles 1
HCS (0)
HCS (5)
Numbers 2
Joshua 1
Judges 1
1 Chronicles 1
BSB (5)
Numbers 2
Joshua 1
Judges 1
1 Chronicles 1
ESV (5)
Numbers 2
Joshua 1
Judges 1
1 Chronicles 1
WEB (5)
Numbers 2
Joshua 1
Judges 1
1 Chronicles 1
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [עָרַג] verb long for (compare Arabic ascend, II. bend, incline toward (); high, elevated; Ethiopic ascend; Late Hebrew עֲרוּגָה = Biblical Hebrew); —

Qal Imperfect 3 feminine singular תַּעֲרֹג Psalm 42:2 (of stag, with עַל of thing in simile); with אֶל, of longing for God Psalm 42:2 (subject נַפְשִׁי), so תַּעֲרוֺג Joel 1:20 (of beasts, craving water).

I. עֲרָד proper name, of a location Canaanite city in the Negeb, Αραδ (Egyptian ±a- Ruth - WMM As.u.Eur.168,170); — Judges 1:16, ׳מֶלֶחעֿ Numbers 21:1 (JE) = Numbers 33:40, Joshua 12:14 (D, Α(ι)ραθ, A ᵐ5 L Αδερ); probably modern Tel Arad, 16 2-Janmiles south of Hebron; compare GFM Judges 1:16 Buhl Geogr. 182.

II. עֲרָד proper name, masculine Benjamite 1 Chronicles 8:15, Ωρηρ, A Αρωδ, ᵐ5 L Αραδ.

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

עֲרָד [Arad], pr.n.

(1) (for בֵּית עֲרָד), a town of the Canaanites, in the southern part of Palestine, Numbers 21:1, 33:40 Joshua 12:14 [situated apparently at Tel ʾAr̯d تل عراد Rob. ii. 473].

(2) m. 1 Chronicles 8:15.

עֲרָד m. Ch. i.q. עָרוֹד wild ass, Daniel 5:21.

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List of Word Forms
וַעֲרָ֖ד וערד עֲרָ֑ד עֲרָ֔ד עֲרָ֖ד עֲרָד֙ ערד ‘ă·rāḏ ‘ărāḏ aRad vaaRad wa‘ărāḏ wa·‘ă·rāḏ
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