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Strong's #6873 - צָרַח

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1) to cry, roar, make a shrill or clear sound

1a) (Qal) to roar

1b) (Hiphil) to utter a roar, cry out (a battle cry)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 994 ‑ βοάω (bo‑ah'‑o);  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
KJV (2)
Isaiah 1
Zephaniah 1
NAS (4)
Isaiah 3
Zephaniah 1
HCS (2)
Isaiah 1
Zephaniah 1
BSB (2)
Isaiah 1
Zephaniah 1
ESV (2)
Isaiah 1
Zephaniah 1
WEB (2)
Isaiah 1
Zephaniah 1
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2689) hry (תסרהה TsRHh) AC: Shout CO: ? AB: Stronghold

V) hry (תסרהה TsRHh) - Shout: To cry out in battle. KJV (2): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) cry, roar - Strongs: H6873 (צָרַח)

bm) hiry (תסריהה TsRYHh) - Stronghold: In the sense of shouting out in battle. KJV (4): hold, high - Strongs: H6877 (צְרִיחַ)

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Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. צָרַח verb cry, roar (Late Hebrew id., cry (of raven); Assyrian ƒarâ—u, cry aloud, Arabic Ethiopic ᵑ7צְרַח Aph`el (of bear), Syriac especially Aph`el and derivatives ); —

Qal Participle active מַר צֹרֵחַ שָׁם גִּבּוֺר Zephaniah 1:14 bitterly roareth there a hero, but abrupt in context and improbable; Gr (in part after ᵐ5) conjectures יִצְרַח כַּגִּבּוֺר׳קוֺל י (compare Hiph`il).

Hiph`il Imperfect 3 masculine singular יַצְרִיחַ Isaiah 42:13 utter a roar (of ׳י, going to battle; "" יָרִיעַ).

II. צרח (√ of following; compare Arabic dig a , also cleave the ground, rend open; sepulchral chamber (with niches for bodies); Nabataean צריחה (compare Nö in Eut Nab. Inschr. 55 Dr Sm. 76)).

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

צָרַח an unused root

(1) i.q. Arabic صَرُحَ II. to be clear, manifest, open; whence صُرْحَةُ lofty ground; صَرْحُ a high building, a tower, Hebr. צָרִיחַ. Kindred are צָחַר, צָהַר.

(2) It is applied to the voice (compare צָהַל), hence to cry out with a loud and clear voice. Arab. صَرَخَ Eth. ጠርአ፡ Zephaniah 1:14. Kindred is רָזַח.

Hiphil, to lift up a cry, used of a warlike cry, Isaiah 42:13.

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List of Word Forms
יַצְרִ֔יחַ יצריח צֹרֵ֖חַ צרח ṣō·rê·aḥ ṣōrêaḥ tzoReach yaṣ·rî·aḥ yaṣrîaḥ yatzRiach
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