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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #8311 - שָׂרַע

Word Origin
a primitive root
Parts of Speech
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) to extend, stretch out

1a) (Qal) extended (participle)

1b) (Hithpael) to stretch oneself

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (3) NAS (3) HCS (3)
Leviticus 2
Isaiah 1
Leviticus 2
Isaiah 1
Leviticus 2
Isaiah 1
v-qsms 2
v-tc 1
v-qsms 2
v-tc 1
v-qsms 2
v-tc 1

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

2511) orx (סראה SRAh) AC: Exceed CO: ? AB: ?: Something of an unusual or excessive length. [from: rx- a remnant]

V) orx (סראה SRAh) - Exceed: [df: erV] KJV (3): (vf: Paal, Hitpael, Participle) superfluous, stretch - Strongs: H8311 (שָׂרַע)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 [שָׂרַע] verb extend (Arabic point directly at, also enter upon a path (Frä213 thinks originally divide, then stretch out, make straight), projecting roof, long-nosed ( torto naso ᵑ9 Leviticus 21:18); Ethiopic dispose, arrange; Sabean שרע arrangement, security Hom Chr 124; — but Aramaic explanation as mutilated Leviticus 21:18; Leviticus 22:23 PS2744, compare ᵐ5 ὠτότμητος); —

Qal Passive participle שָׂרוּעַ extended, i.e. too long (in a limb or member), of man Leviticus 21:18, beast Leviticus 22:23 (see II. חרם).

Hithpa`el stretch oneself: Infinitive construct הִשְׂתָּרֵעַ Isaiah 28:20 (see מַצַּע p. 427:a).

שַׂרְעַמִּים see below שׂעף.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

שָׂרַע to extend, to stretch out, Arabic شرع. Part. pass. שָׂרוּעַ stretched out, i.e. one who has a member (especially the ear) too long, compare Syr. ܣܪܝܺܥ ܐܪܶܢܐܳ large-eared, Leviticus 21:18, 22:23.

Hithpael, to stretch oneself out, Isaiah 28:20.

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מֵֽהִשְׂתָּרֵ֑עַ מהשתרע שָׂר֣וּעַ שָׂרֽוּעַ׃ שרוע שרוע׃ mê·hiś·tā·rê·a‘ mehistaRea mêhiśtārêa‘ śā·rū·a‘ saRua śārūa‘
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