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Lexicon :: Strong's H7451 - ra`


rah (Key)
Part of Speech
adjective, feminine noun, masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2191a,2191c

KJV Translation Count — Total: 663x
The KJV translates Strongs H7451 in the following manner: evil (442x), wickedness (59x), wicked (25x), mischief (21x), hurt (20x), bad (13x), trouble (10x), sore (9x), affliction (6x), ill (5x), adversity (4x), favoured (3x), harm (3x), naught (3x), noisome (2x), grievous (2x), sad (2x), misc (34x).
Outline of Biblical Usage [?]
  1. bad, evil

    1. bad, disagreeable, malignant

    2. bad, unpleasant, evil (giving pain, unhappiness, misery)

    3. evil, displeasing

    4. bad (of its kind - land, water, etc)

    5. bad (of value)

    6. worse than, worst (comparison)

    7. sad, unhappy

    8. evil (hurtful)

    9. bad, unkind (vicious in disposition)

    10. bad, evil, wicked (ethically)

      1. in general, of persons, of thoughts

      2. deeds, actions

        n m
  2. evil, distress, misery, injury, calamity

    1. evil, distress, adversity

    2. evil, injury, wrong

    3. evil (ethical)

      n f
  3. evil, misery, distress, injury

    1. evil, misery, distress

    2. evil, injury, wrong

    3. evil (ethical)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
רַע raʻ, rah; from H7489; bad or (as noun) evil (natural or moral):—adversity, affliction, bad, calamity, displease(-ure), distress, evil((-favouredness), man, thing), + exceedingly, × great, grief(-vous), harm, heavy, hurt(-ful), ill (favoured), + mark, mischief(-vous), misery, naught(-ty), noisome, + not please, sad(-ly), sore, sorrow, trouble, vex, wicked(-ly, -ness, one), worse(-st), wretchedness, wrong. (Including feminine raaah; as adjective or noun.)
Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Concordance Results Using KJV

Strong's Number H7451 matches the Hebrew רַע (ra`),
which occurs 663 times in 623 verses in the Hebrew concordance of the KJV
Page 1 / 13 (Gen 2:9–Num 13:19)

Tools specific to Gen 2:9

Gen 2:9

And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of knowledge of good and evil. H7451

Tools specific to Gen 2:17

Gen 2:17

But of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, H7451 thou shalt not eat of it: for in the day that thou eatest thereof thou shalt surely die.

Tools specific to Gen 3:5

Gen 3:5

For God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil. H7451

Tools specific to Gen 3:22

Gen 3:22

And the LORD God said, Behold, the man is become as one of us, to know good and evil: H7451 and now, lest he put forth his hand, and take also of the tree of life, and eat, and live for ever:

Tools specific to Gen 6:5

Gen 6:5

And GOD saw that the wickedness H7451 of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil H7451 continually.

Tools specific to Gen 8:21

Gen 8:21

And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil H7451 from his youth; neither will I again smite any more every thing living, as I have done.

Tools specific to Gen 13:13

Gen 13:13

But the men of Sodom were wicked H7451 and sinners before the LORD exceedingly.

Tools specific to Gen 19:19

Gen 19:19

Behold now, thy servant hath found grace in thy sight, and thou hast magnified thy mercy, which thou hast shewed unto me in saving my life; and I cannot escape to the mountain, lest some evil H7451 take me, and I die:

Tools specific to Gen 24:50

Gen 24:50

Then Laban and Bethuel answered and said, The thing proceedeth from the LORD: we cannot speak unto thee bad H7451 or good.

Tools specific to Gen 26:29

Gen 26:29

That thou wilt do us no hurt, H7451 as we have not touched thee, and as we have done unto thee nothing but good, and have sent thee away in peace: thou art now the blessed of the LORD.

Tools specific to Gen 28:8

Gen 28:8

And Esau seeing that the daughters of Canaan pleased not H7451 Isaac his father;

Tools specific to Gen 31:24

Gen 31:24

And God came to Laban the Syrian in a dream by night, and said unto him, Take heed that thou speak not to Jacob either good or bad. H7451

Tools specific to Gen 31:29

Gen 31:29

It is in the power of my hand to do you hurt: H7451 but the God of your father spake unto me yesternight, saying, Take thou heed that thou speak not to Jacob either good or bad. H7451

Tools specific to Gen 31:52

Gen 31:52

This heap be witness, and this pillar be witness, that I will not pass over this heap to thee, and that thou shalt not pass over this heap and this pillar unto me, for harm. H7451

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Gen 37:2

These are the generations of Jacob. Joseph, being seventeen years old, was feeding the flock with his brethren; and the lad was with the sons of Bilhah, and with the sons of Zilpah, his father's wives: and Joseph brought unto his father their evil H7451 report.

Tools specific to Gen 37:20

Gen 37:20

Come now therefore, and let us slay him, and cast him into some pit, and we will say, Some evil H7451 beast hath devoured him: and we shall see what will become of his dreams.

Tools specific to Gen 37:33

Gen 37:33

And he knew it, and said, It is my son's coat; an evil H7451 beast hath devoured him; Joseph is without doubt rent in pieces.

Tools specific to Gen 38:7

Gen 38:7

And Er, Judah's firstborn, was wicked H7451 in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD slew him.

Tools specific to Gen 39:9

Gen 39:9

There is none greater in this house than I; neither hath he kept back any thing from me but thee, because thou art his wife: how then can I do this great wickedness, H7451 and sin against God?

Tools specific to Gen 40:7

Gen 40:7

And he asked Pharaoh's officers that were with him in the ward of his lord's house, saying, Wherefore look ye so sadly H7451 to day?

Tools specific to Gen 41:3

Gen 41:3

And, behold, seven other kine came up after them out of the river, ill H7451 favoured and leanfleshed; and stood by the other kine upon the brink of the river.

Tools specific to Gen 41:4

Gen 41:4

And the ill H7451 favoured and leanfleshed kine did eat up the seven well favoured and fat kine. So Pharaoh awoke.

Tools specific to Gen 41:19

Gen 41:19

And, behold, seven other kine came up after them, poor and very ill H7451 favoured and leanfleshed, such as I never saw in all the land of Egypt for badness:

Tools specific to Gen 41:20

Gen 41:20

And the lean and the ill favoured H7451 kine did eat up the first seven fat kine:

Tools specific to Gen 41:21

Gen 41:21

And when they had eaten them up, it could not be known that they had eaten them; but they were still ill favoured, H7451 as at the beginning. So I awoke.

Tools specific to Gen 41:27

Gen 41:27

And the seven thin and ill favoured H7451 kine that came up after them are seven years; and the seven empty ears blasted with the east wind shall be seven years of famine.

Tools specific to Gen 44:4

Gen 44:4

And when they were gone out of the city, and not yet far off, Joseph said unto his steward, Up, follow after the men; and when thou dost overtake them, say unto them, Wherefore have ye rewarded evil H7451 for good?

Tools specific to Gen 44:29

Gen 44:29

And if ye take this also from me, and mischief befall him, ye shall bring down my gray hairs with sorrow H7451 to the grave.

Tools specific to Gen 44:34

Gen 44:34

For how shall I go up to my father, and the lad be not with me? lest peradventure I see the evil H7451 that shall come on my father.

Tools specific to Gen 47:9

Gen 47:9

And Jacob said unto Pharaoh, The days of the years of my pilgrimage are an hundred and thirty years: few and evil H7451 have the days of the years of my life been, and have not attained unto the days of the years of the life of my fathers in the days of their pilgrimage.

Tools specific to Gen 48:16

Gen 48:16

The Angel which redeemed me from all evil, H7451 bless the lads; and let my name be named on them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.

Tools specific to Gen 50:15

Gen 50:15

And when Joseph's brethren saw that their father was dead, they said, Joseph will peradventure hate us, and will certainly requite us all the evil H7451 which we did unto him.

Tools specific to Gen 50:17

Gen 50:17

So shall ye say unto Joseph, Forgive, I pray thee now, the trespass of thy brethren, and their sin; for they did unto thee evil: H7451 and now, we pray thee, forgive the trespass of the servants of the God of thy father. And Joseph wept when they spake unto him.

Tools specific to Gen 50:20

Gen 50:20

But as for you, ye thought evil H7451 against me; but God meant it unto good, to bring to pass, as it is this day, to save much people alive.

Tools specific to Exo 5:19

Exo 5:19

And the officers of the children of Israel did see that they were in evil H7451 case, after it was said, Ye shall not minish ought from your bricks of your daily task.

Tools specific to Exo 10:10

Exo 10:10

And he said unto them, Let the LORD be so with you, as I will let you go, and your little ones: look to it; for evil H7451 is before you.

Tools specific to Exo 21:8

Exo 21:8

If she please H7451 not her master, who hath betrothed her to himself, then shall he let her be redeemed: to sell her unto a strange nation he shall have no power, seeing he hath dealt deceitfully with her.

Tools specific to Exo 23:2

Exo 23:2

Thou shalt not follow a multitude to do evil; H7451 neither shalt thou speak in a cause to decline after many to wrest judgment:

Tools specific to Exo 32:12

Exo 32:12

Wherefore should the Egyptians speak, and say, For mischief H7451 did he bring them out, to slay them in the mountains, and to consume them from the face of the earth? Turn from thy fierce wrath, and repent of this evil H7451 against thy people.

Tools specific to Exo 32:14

Exo 32:14

And the LORD repented of the evil H7451 which he thought to do unto his people.

Tools specific to Exo 32:22

Exo 32:22

And Aaron said, Let not the anger of my lord wax hot: thou knowest the people, that they are set on mischief. H7451

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Exo 33:4

And when the people heard these evil H7451 tidings, they mourned: and no man did put on him his ornaments.

Tools specific to Lev 26:6

Lev 26:6

And I will give peace in the land, and ye shall lie down, and none shall make you afraid: and I will rid evil H7451 beasts out of the land, neither shall the sword go through your land.

Tools specific to Lev 27:10

Lev 27:10

He shall not alter it, nor change it, a good for a bad, H7451 or a bad H7451 for a good: and if he shall at all change beast for beast, then it and the exchange thereof shall be holy.

Tools specific to Lev 27:12

Lev 27:12

And the priest shall value it, whether it be good or bad: H7451 as thou valuest it, who art the priest, so shall it be.

Tools specific to Lev 27:14

Lev 27:14

And when a man shall sanctify his house to be holy unto the LORD, then the priest shall estimate it, whether it be good or bad: H7451 as the priest shall estimate it, so shall it stand.

Tools specific to Lev 27:33

Lev 27:33

He shall not search whether it be good or bad, H7451 neither shall he change it: and if he change it at all, then both it and the change thereof shall be holy; it shall not be redeemed.

Tools specific to Num 11:1

Num 11:1

And when the people complained, it displeased H7451 the LORD: and the LORD heard it; and his anger was kindled; and the fire of the LORD burnt among them, and consumed them that were in the uttermost parts of the camp.

Tools specific to Num 11:15

Num 11:15

And if thou deal thus with me, kill me, I pray thee, out of hand, if I have found favour in thy sight; and let me not see my wretchedness. H7451

Tools specific to Num 13:19

Num 13:19

And what the land is that they dwell in, whether it be good or bad; H7451 and what cities they be that they dwell in, whether in tents, or in strong holds;

Search Results Continued...

1. Gen 2:9–Num 13:19

2. Num 14:27–Jdg 9:57

3. Jdg 10:6–2Sa 18:32

4. 2Sa 19:7–2Ki 21:9

5. 2Ki 21:12–Est 7:6

6. Est 7:7–Psa 50:19

7. Psa 51:4–Pro 11:19

8. Pro 11:21–Ecc 2:17

9. Ecc 2:21–Jer 2:27

10. Jer 2:28–Jer 23:12

11. Jer 23:14–Jer 51:24

12. Jer 51:60–Jon 1:7

13. Jon 1:8–Mal 2:17

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