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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #5785 - עוֹר

Word Origin
from (05783)
Parts of Speech
Noun Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) skin, hide

1a) skin (of men)

1b) hide (of animals)

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (99) NAS (99) HCS (98)
Genesis 2
Exodus 11
Leviticus 44
Numbers 8
2 Kings 1
Job 8
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 3
Ezekiel 2
Micah 2
Genesis 2
Exodus 11
Leviticus 44
Numbers 8
2 Kings 1
Job 8
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 3
Ezekiel 2
Micah 2
Genesis 2
Exodus 16
Leviticus 53
Numbers 8
2 Kings 1
Job 10
Jeremiah 1
Lamentations 3
Ezekiel 2
Micah 2
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 66
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 63
n-cmpc 1
n-cms 63

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1365) ro (אהר AhR) AC: Bare CO: Skin AB: ?: The pictograph o is a picture of the eye, the r is a picture of a man. Combined these mean "see a man". When the enemy is captured, he is stripped of his clothes to the skin and carefully watched.

A) ro (אהר AhR) AC: ? CO: Naked AB: ?

am ) rom (מאהר MAhR) - Nakedness: KJV (2): nakedness, proportion - Strongs: H4626 (מַעַר)

im/f) rot (תאהר TAhR) - I. Razor:For shaving hair and making the face naked. II. Sheath:For holding a blade. KJV (13): sheath, razor, penknife, scabbard, shave - Strongs: H8593 (תַּעַר)

lm) roro (אהראהר AhRAhR) - Naked: KJV (2): destitute, heath - Strongs: H6199 (עַרְעָר)

apm) mrom (מאהרמ MAhRM) - Naked: KJV (1): naked - Strongs: H4636 (מַעֲרֹם)

clm) rofro (אהרואהר AhRWAhR) - Naked: KJV (1): heath - Strongs: H6176 (עַרְעָר)

cpm) mfro (אהרומ AhRWM) - Naked: [df: Mre]KJV (16): naked - Strongs: H6174 (עָרֹם)

ecpm ) mfrio (אהירומ AhYRWM) - Naked: [df: Mrye Mre]KJV (10): naked, nakedness - Strongs: H5903 (עֵרֹם)

B) rro (אהרר AhRR) AC: ? CO: Naked AB: ?

V) rro (אהרר AhRR) - Bare: KJV (4): (vf: Paal, Pilpel) bare, raise, break - Strongs: H6209 (עָרַר)

bfm) iriro (אהרירי AhRYRY) - Barren: One who is childless. KJV (4): childless - Strongs: H6185 (עֲרִירִי)

H) ero (אהרה AhRH) AC: Uncover CO: Naked AB: ?

V) ero (אהרה AhRH) - I. Uncover:To remove the covering. II. Empty:To remove the contents of a container or destroy a city. KJV (15): (vf: Niphal, Hiphil, Hitpael, Piel, Participle) uncover, discover, empty, rase, destitute, naked, pour, spread - Strongs: H6168 (עָרָה)

Nf1) ero (אהרה AhRH) - Meadow: A place barren of trees. KJV (1): reed - Strongs: H6169 (עָרָה)

am) erom (מאהרה MAhRH) - Meadow: A place barren of trees. KJV (1): meadow - Strongs: H4629 (מַעֲרֶה)

ff1) eiro (אהריה AhRYH) - Naked: KJV (6): naked, bare - Strongs: H6181 (עֶרְיָה)

J) rfo (אהור AhWR) AC: ? CO: Skin AB: ?: The bare skin without clothing.

V) rfo (אהור AhWR) - Naked: To have the skin exposed. KJV (1): (vf: Niphal) naked - Strongs: H5783 (עוּר)

Nm) rfo (אהור AhWR) - Skin: The skin of men or animals as well as leather made from animal skins. Also the husk of a seed. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (100): skin, hide, leather, chaff - Strongs: H5784 (עוּר), H5785 (עוֹר)

am) rfom (מאהור MAhWR) - Nakedness: KJV (1): nakedness, pudendum - Strongs: H4589 (מָעוֹר)

K) fro (אהרו AhRW) AC: ? CO: Naked AB: ?: The shame of one being naked.

Nf1) efro (אהרוה AhRWH) - I. Nakedness:[Hebrew and Aramaic] II. Shame:From ones nakedness. KJV (55): nakedness, shame, unclean, uncleanness, dishonor - Strongs: H6172 (עֶרְוָה), H6173 (עַרְוָה)

M) rio (אהיר AhYR) AC: Watch CO: ? AB: ?: In the sense of seeing.

Nm) rio (אהיר AhYR) - Watcher: [Aramaic only] KJV (3): watcher - Strongs: H5894 (עִיר)

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Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 עוֺר99 noun masculine Job 7:5 skin ( Late Hebrew id.; Phoenician ערת Lzb346); — ׳ע absolute Genesis 3:21 +, construct Exodus 34:29 +; suffix עֹרוֺ Exodus 29:14 +, עוֺרוֺ Jeremiah 13:23, עֹרָהּ Numbers 19:5, etc.; plural construct עֹרֹת Genesis 27:16 +, עוֺרֹת Exodus 39:34 suffix עֹרֹתָם Leviticus 16:27; — skin:

1 of men (55t.), שִׂמְלָתוֺ לְעֹרוֺ Exodus 22:26 (E), מָּנָיו׳ע Exodus 34:29,30 compare Exodus 34:35 (all P); (dark) skin of Cushite Jeremiah 13:23; see also Ezekiel 37:6,8; Lamentations 3:8; Job 7:5; Job 10:11, +; in hyperbole Micah 3:2,3; עוֺר שִׁנָּ֑י Job 19:20b the skin of my teeth, i.e. gums (si vera lectio); also Leviticus 13:2 33t. Leviticus 13 (P), in tests for leprosy (see especially בְּֿשָׂרוֺ׳ע Leviticus 13:2; Leviticus 13:2; Leviticus 13:3; Leviticus 13:4; Leviticus 13:11, compare Leviticus 13:3; Leviticus 13:38; Leviticus 13:39; Leviticus 13:43); עוֺר בְּעַד עוֺר Job 2:4 skin in behalf of, for, skin, apparently proverb. phrase of barter, = everything has its price (on varieties of interpretation see Commentaries).

2 hide of animals (44t.), always — except Job 40:31 — after skinning: Genesis 27:16 (J); of sacrifice victims Exodus 29:14; Leviticus 4:11 5t. (all P); prepared for use (by some process of tanning, compare Now Archaeology i. 242), sometimes = leather: material of garments Genesis 3:21 (J), girdle 2 Kings 1:8, any article Leviticus 11:32; Leviticus 13:48 ff Numbers 31:20 (P); covering of tabernacle Exodus 25:5 (twice in verse) + 10t. Exodus 26; Exodus 35; Exodus 36; Exodus 39, of ark, sacred utensils, etc., Numbers 4:6 5t. Numbers 4..

עורים Isaiah 30:6 see עַיִר.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

עוֹר m.

(1)  the skin of a man (so caned perhaps from nakedness, see the root No. II), Exodus 34:30, 3.5; Levit. 13:2 Job 7:5, and so frequently. עוֹר שִׁנַּיִם skin of the teeth, i.e. the gums, Job 19:20 (on this passage see under the root מָלַט ). As to the words Job 19:20, see under the root נָקַף. Poet. used of the body, the life, Job 2:4, עוֹר בְּעַד עוֹר “skin for skin;” i.e. life for life. Job 18:13, “parts of his skin;” i.e. the members of his body.

(2) the hide of animals, Genesis 3:21 pl. עוֹרוֹת Genesis 27:16 also used of hides artificially prepared, leather, Leviticus 4:11, 13:48.

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List of Word Forms
בְּע֣וֹר בְּעֽוֹר־ בְּעוֹרִ֣י בְע֔וֹר בְעֹר֖וֹ בְעוֹר־ בָּע֑וֹר בָּע֔וֹר בָּע֖וֹר בָע֔וֹר בָע֜וֹר בָעוֹר֙ בעור בעור־ בעורי בערו הָע֑וֹר הָע֔וֹר הָע֖וֹר הָעֽוֹר׃ הָעוֹר֙ העור העור׃ וְעֹרֹ֥ת וְעֹרֹ֨ת וְעוֹרִ֔י וְעוֹרָם֙ ועורי ועורם וערת לְעֹר֑וֹ לערו מֵע֣וֹר מעור ע֑וֹר ע֔וֹר ע֖וֹר ע֗וֹר ע֛וֹר ע֣וֹר ע֤וֹר ע֥וֹר ע֭וֹרִֽי ע֭וֹרִי עֹר֣וֹ עֹרָ֤הּ עֹרֹ֣ת עֹרֹ֥ת עֹרֹת֙ עֹרֹתָ֥ם עֹרוֹ֙ עֽוֹר׃ עוֹר֑וֹ עוֹר֔וֹ עוֹר֙ עוֹרִ֥י עוֹרֵ֙נוּ֙ עוֹרָם֙ עוֹרֹ֤ת עור עור׃ עורו עורי עורם עורנו עורת ערה ערו ערת ערתם ‘ō·rāh ‘ō·rō·ṯām ‘ō·rōṯ ‘ō·rōw ‘ō·w·rām ‘ō·w·rê·nū ‘ō·w·rî ‘ō·w·rōṯ ‘ō·w·rōw ‘ō·wr ‘ōrāh ‘ōrōṯ ‘ōrōṯām ‘ōrōw ‘ōwr ‘ōwrām ‘ōwrênū ‘ōwrî ‘ōwrōṯ ‘ōwrōw bā‘ōwr ḇā‘ōwr bā·‘ō·wr ḇā·‘ō·wr baor ḇə‘ōrōw bə‘ōwr ḇə‘ōwr bə‘ōwr- ḇə‘ōwr- bə‘ōwrî ḇə·‘ō·rōw bə·‘ō·w·rî bə·‘ō·wr ḇə·‘ō·wr bə·‘ō·wr- ḇə·‘ō·wr- beor beoRi hā‘ōwr hā·‘ō·wr haOr lə‘ōrōw lə·‘ō·rōw leoRo mê‘ōwr mê·‘ō·wr meor or oRah oRam oRenu oRi oRo oRot oroTam vaOr veor veoRam veoRi veoRo veoRot wə‘ōrōṯ wə‘ōwrām wə‘ōwrî wə·‘ō·rōṯ wə·‘ō·w·rām wə·‘ō·w·rî
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