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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #4172 - מֹרָא

môrâ', môrâ', môrâh
mo-raw', mo-raw', mo-raw'  
Word Origin
from (03372)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) fear, reverence, terror

1a) fear, terror

1b) reverence

1c) object of reverence

1d) awe-inspiring spectacle or deed

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2297 ‑ θαυμάσιος (thow‑mas'‑ee‑os);  3705 ‑ ὅραμα (hor'‑am‑ah);  5156 ‑ τρόμος (trom'‑os);  5398 ‑ φοβερός (fob‑er‑os');  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (13) NAS (11) HCS (12)
Genesis 1
Deuteronomy 4
Psalms 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Malachi 2
Genesis 1
Deuteronomy 4
Psalms 1
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Malachi 2
Genesis 1
Deuteronomy 4
Psalms 2
Isaiah 2
Jeremiah 1
Malachi 2
n-cmp 1
n-cms 5
n-cmp 1
n-cms 5
n-cmp 1
n-cms 5

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1227) ri (יר YR) AC: Throw CO: ? AB: F |kjv: river, brook, flood, stream - Strongs: H2975 (יְאוֹר)

E) ari (ירא YRA) AC: ? CO: ? AB: F (vf: Paal, Niphal, Piel) |kjv: fear, afraid, terrible, dreadful, reverence, fearful - Strongs: H3372 (יָרֵא)

Nm ) ari (ירא YRA) - F |kjv: fear, afraid, fearful - Strongs: H3373 (יָרֵא)

Nf1 ) eari (יראה YRAH) - F |kjv: fear, dreadful, fearfulness - Strongs: H3374 (יִרְאָה)

km ) arfm (מורא MWRA) - F [df: hrm] KJV (13): fear, terror, dread, terribleness - Strongs: H4172 (מֹרָא)

H) eri (ירה YRH) AC: Throw CO: Rain AB: ?: A throwing of the finger to show a direction to walk or live. The throwing of an arrow. The throwing down of water in rain.

V) eri (ירה YRH) - I. Throw:[df: ary]II. Rain: III. Teach:To point the way one is to walk in life. KJV (84): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) teach, shoot, archer, cast, teacher, rain, laid, direct, inform, instruct, show, shooter, through watered - Strongs: H3384 (יָרָא)

gm) erfi (יורה YWRH) - First rain: KJV (2): first rain, former - Strongs: H3138 (יוֹרֶה)

if1) erft (תורה TWRH) - Teaching: The direction one is to take in life. KJV (219): law - Strongs: H8451 (תֹּרָה)

km) erfm (מורה MWRH) - I. Rain: II. Archer:One who throws an arrow. III. Razor:[Unknown connection to root] KJV (3): former rain, rain - Strongs: H4175 (מוֹרֶה)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 מוֺרָא noun masculine Deuteronomy 4:34 fear, ׳מ Malachi 2:5 3t.; מֹרָא Deuteronomy 26:8; suffixes מוֺרָאִי Malachi 1:6; מוֺרָאוֺ Isaiah 8:12; מוֺרַאֲכֶם Isaiah 8:13 2t.; plural מוֺרָאִים Deuteronomy 4:34; —

1 fear, terror, "" חַת Genesis 9:2 (P); "" מַּחַד Deuteronomy 11:25.

2 reverence: אַיֵּה מוֺרָאִי where is the reverence due to me Malachi 1:6.

3 object of reverence, especially God Isaiah 8:12,13; Psalm 76:12; "" בְּרִית Malachi 2:5.

4 awe-inspiring spectacle or deed (ה)גּדול(יםׅ׳(ה)מ Deuteronomy 4:34; Deuteronomy 26:8; Deuteronomy 34:12; Jeremiah 32:21.

מוֺרָה noun [masculine]שִׁיתָה מוֺרָה לָהֶם Psalm 9:21, probably appoint ( Hosea 6:11) terror (i.e. some awe-inspiring exhibition of power) for them Thes SS RV Ew De Hu Pe Che after Masora, ᵑ7 Aq Jerome (מוֺרָה a variation of or probably error for מוֺרָא); possibly set them a teacher, master Bae after ᵐ5ᵑ9 ᵑ6מוֺרֶה, νομοθέτην; neither altogether satisfactory.

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List of Word Forms
הַמּוֹרָ֣א המורא וּבְמֹרָ֖א וּבְמוֹרָ֖א וּבְמוֹרָאִ֖ים וּמֽוֹרַאֲכֶ֜ם וּמוֹרַאֲכֶ֤ם ובמורא ובמוראים ובמרא ומוראכם לַמּוֹרָֽא׃ למורא׃ מוֹרַאֲכֶ֖ם מוֹרָ֖א מוֹרָ֗ה מוֹרָא֥וֹ מוֹרָאִ֜י מורא מוראו מוראי מוראכם מורה ham·mō·w·rā hammoRa hammōwrā lam·mō·w·rā lammoRa lammōwrā mō·w·rā mō·w·ra·’ă·ḵem mō·w·rā·’î mō·w·rā·’ōw mō·w·rāh moRa moraaChem moRah moraI moraO mōwrā mōwra’ăḵem mōwrā’î mōwrā’ōw mōwrāh ū·ḇə·mō·rā ū·ḇə·mō·w·rā ū·ḇə·mō·w·rā·’îm ū·mō·w·ra·’ă·ḵem ūḇəmōrā ūḇəmōwrā ūḇəmōwrā’îm umoraaChem ūmōwra’ăḵem uvemoRa uvemoraIm
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