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Strong's #7457 - רָעֵב

Transliteration
râʻêb
Phonetics
raw-abe'
Origin
from (H7456)
Parts of Speech
adjective
TWOT
2183b
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Definition   
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

  1. hungry
    1. hungry
    2. hungry man (subst)
    3. of failing strength (fig)

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 1729 ‑ ἐνδεής (en‑deh‑ace');  
Frequency Lists
Verse Results
ASV (22)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 7
Ezekiel 2
BSB (19)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 5
Ezekiel 2
CSB (16)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 5
Ezekiel 2
ESV (22)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 7
Ezekiel 2
KJV (22)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 7
Ezekiel 2
LEB (16)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 1
Psalms 4
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 5
Ezekiel 2
LSB (21)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 6
Ezekiel 2
N95 (17)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 6
Ezekiel 2
NAS (21)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 6
Ezekiel 2
NLT (0)
The World English Bible
did not use
this Strong's Number
WEB (22)
1 Samuel 1
2 Samuel 1
2 Kings 1
Job 4
Psalms 4
Proverbs 2
Isaiah 7
Ezekiel 2
Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2777) bor (ראהב RAhB) AC: Hunger CO: Famine AB: ?

V) bor (ראהב RAhB) - Hunger: To be hungry or famished. KJV (11): (vf: Paal, Hiphil) hunger, hungry, famish - Strongs: H7456 (רָעֵב)

Nm) bor (ראהב RAhB) - I. Famine: II. Hungry:KJV (123): famine, hunger, dearth, famished, hungry - Strongs: H7457 (רָעֵב), H7458 (רָעָב)

jm) nfbor (ראהבונ RAhBWN) - Famine: KJV (3): famine - Strongs: H7459 (רְעָבוֹן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2024
Jeff Benner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 רָעֵב adjective hungry; — absolute ׳ר 2 Samuel 17:29 +; feminine singular רְעֵבָה Psalm 107:9; Proverbs 27:7; masculine plural רְעֵבִים 1 Samuel 2:5 +; — hungry (sometimes + צָמֵא, עָיֵף), 2 Samuel 17:29; 2 Kings 7:12; Isaiah 8:21; Proverbs 25:21; Psalm 107:5; נֶפֶשׁ רְעֵבָה Psalm 107:9; Proverbs 27:7; as substantive singular a hungry man Isaiah 29:8; Isaiah 32:6; Isaiah 58:7,10; Ezekiel 18:7,16; Job 5:5 (Bev JPhil. xxvi. 304 proposes רָעָב, compare Ezekiel 7:15) Ezekiel 22:7, plural 1 Samuel 2:5 (opposed to שְׂבֵעִים בַּלֶּחֶם), Job 24:10 ("" עָרוֺם), Psalm 107:36; Psalm 146:7; יְהִירָֿעֵב אֹנוֺ Job 18:12 (figurative) his strength grows hungry, i.e. fails (ᵑ9 Ew Di and others); ᵑ6 De Bu Du (reading אָוֶן) al. his trouble grows hungry (i.e. ravenous for him), but ׳ר never elsewhere in this sense.


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

רָעֵב fut. יִרְעַב to hunger (Arab. رَغبَ. The primary idea appears to lie in that of an ample, i.e. empty stomach; compare the kindred רָחַב and Eth. ርኀበ፡ to hunger). Used of individual men [or other beings], Psalms 34:11, 50:12 of a whole region, Genesis 41:55. Followed by לְ to hunger for any thing, Jeremiah 42:14.

Hiphil, to cause to hunger, Deuteronomy 8:3 to suffer to hunger, Proverbs 10:3.

Derivatives, the three following nouns.


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List of Word Forms
הָרָעֵ֜ב הרעב וְרָעֵ֑ב וּרְעֵבִ֖ים ורעב ורעבים לְרָעֵ֣ב לָֽרָעֵב֙ לָרְעֵבִ֑ים לרעב לרעבים רְ֝עֵבָ֗ה רְ֝עֵבָה רְעֵבִ֑ים רְעֵבִ֣ים רְעֵבִ֥ים רָעֵ֔ב רָעֵ֛ב רָעֵ֥ב רעב רעבה רעבים hā·rā·‘êḇ hārā‘êḇ haraEv lā·rā·‘êḇ lā·rə·‘ê·ḇîm lārā‘êḇ laraEv lārə‘êḇîm lareeVim lə·rā·‘êḇ lərā‘êḇ leraEv rā‘êḇ rā·‘êḇ raEv rə‘êḇāh rə‘êḇîm rə·‘ê·ḇāh rə·‘ê·ḇîm Reevah reeVim ū·rə·‘ê·ḇîm ūrə‘êḇîm ureeVim veraEv wə·rā·‘êḇ wərā‘êḇ
 
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