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Bible Lexicons

Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Strong's #6191 - עָרַם

Transliteration
‛âram
Phonetics
aw-ram'
Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Verb
TWOT
1698
Definition
Brown-Driver-Briggs'

1) to be subtle, be shrewd, be crafty, beware, take crafty counsel, be prudent

1a) (Qal) to be crafty, be subtle

1b) (Hiphil) to be crafty, be or become shrewd

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 246 ‑ ἀλλόφυλος (al‑lof'‑oo‑los);  1339 ‑ διΐστημι (dee‑is'‑tay‑mee);  3835 ‑ πανοῦργος (pan‑oor'‑gos);  
Frequency Lists  
  1. Book
  2. Word
KJV (5)
1 Samuel
2
Psalms
1
Proverbs
2
NAS (7)
1 Samuel
2
Psalms
2
Proverbs
3
HCS (5)
1 Samuel
2
Psalms
1
Proverbs
2
BSB (4)
1 Samuel
1
Psalms
1
Proverbs
2
ESV (5)
1 Samuel
2
Psalms
1
Proverbs
2
WEB (5)
1 Samuel
2
Psalms
1
Proverbs
2
Verse Results
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2908) mrg (גהרמ GhRM) AC: Subtle CO: ? AB: ?

V) mrg (גהרמ GhRM) - Subtle: To be subtle in craftiness or prudence. KJV (5): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) subtilty, crafty, prudent, beware - Strongs: H6191 (עָרַם)

Nf1) emrg (גהרמה GhRMH) - Subtlety: In craftiness or prudence. KJV (5): guile - Strongs: H6195 (עָרְמָה)

dm) mfrg (גהרומ GhRWM) - Subtle: In craftiness or prudence. KJV (11): prudent, crafty, subtil - Strongs: H6175 (עָרוּם)

gm) mrfg (גהורמ GhWRM) - Subtlety: In craftiness or prudence. KJV (1): craftiness - Strongs: H6193 (עֹרֶם)

jm) nfmrg (גהרמונ GhRMWN) - Ermon: An unknown tree. KJV (2): chestnut - Strongs: H6196 (עֶרְמוֹן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2022
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עָרַם

(1) i.q. عرَمَ to make naked, [“to be naked”], to uncover, whence עָרֹם, עָרוֹם which see. Intrans. عَرِمَ to be impudent, spiteful (manifesting one’s malevolent mind).

(2) to be crafty. (Syr. Ethpe. id. ܥܰܪܝܺܡܳܐ, עֲרִימָא crafty, spiteful.) Once found in Kal, 1 Samuel 23:22.

Hiphil

(1) to make crafty, Psalms 83:4, יַעֲרִימוּ סוֹד “they make their counsel crafty,” they take crafty counsels.

(2) to act craftily, 1 Samuel 23:22, and, in a good sense, to act prudently, Proverbs 15:5, 19:25.

Derivatives עָרוּם, עֹרֶם, עָרְמָה [עָרוֹם, עֵירֹם, מַעֲרֻמִּים].

II.

עָרַם not used in Kal, cognate to the verbs, אָרַם, הָרַם, רָאַם, רוּם, רָמַם, to be high. (Syr. Pa. to hear up; Arab. عرم to be heaped up. Saad. Exodus 15:8 عَرَمَةُ a heap of grain on the threshing floor.)

Niphal, to be heaped up, Exodus 15:8.

Derivatives, עֲרֵמָה, עַרְמוֹן.

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List of Word Forms
יַעְרִ֑ם יַעְרִֽם׃ יַעֲרִ֣ימוּ יערימו יערם יערם׃ עָר֥וֹם ערום ‘ā·rō·wm ‘ārōwm aRom ya‘·rim ya‘ărîmū ya‘rim ya·‘ă·rî·mū yaaRimu yaRim
Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary developed by Jeff Garrison for StudyLight.org. Copyright 1999-2022. All Rights Reserved, Jeff Garrison, Gdansk, Poland.
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