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Lexicon :: Strong's H2224 - zāraḥ

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 580

Strong’s Definitions

זָרַח zârach, zaw-rakh'; a primitive root; properly, to irradiate (or shoot forth beams), i.e. to rise (as the sun); specifically, to appear (as a symptom of leprosy):—arise, rise (up), as soon as it is up.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x

The KJV translates Strong's H2224 in the following manner: arise (8x), rise (6x), rise up (2x), shine (1x), up (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 18x
The KJV translates Strong's H2224 in the following manner: arise (8x), rise (6x), rise up (2x), shine (1x), up (1x).
  1. to rise, come forth, break out, arise, rise up, shine

    1. (Qal)

      1. to rise

      2. to come out, appear

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
זָרַח zârach, zaw-rakh'; a primitive root; properly, to irradiate (or shoot forth beams), i.e. to rise (as the sun); specifically, to appear (as a symptom of leprosy):—arise, rise (up), as soon as it is up.
זָרַח verb rise, come forth (Late Hebrew id., Assyrian zarâḫu DlPr 180; Sabean דֿרח lofty, majestic (of king) and in compound proper name DHMZMG 1875, 605; 1883, 327 MordtZMG 1876, 37) —
Qal Perfect ז׳ Deuteronomy 33:2; Psalm 112:4; זָרָ֑ח Isaiah 60:1; וְזָרַח consecutive Isaiah 58:10; Ecclesiastes 1:5; 3rd person feminine singular זָֽֽֽרְחָה Exodus 22:2 + 3 times; וְזָרְָֽחָה consecutive Malachi 3:20; Imperfect יִזְרַח 2 Samuel 23:4; Isaiah 60:2; יִזְרָ֑ח Job 9:7; וַיִּזְרַח Genesis 32:32; 3rd person feminine singular תִּזְרח Psalm 104:22; Infinitive construct זְרֹחַ Judges 9:33; Joel 4:8 [Joel 3:8]; Participle זוֺרֵחַ Ecclesiastes 1:5; —
1. rise:
a. (of sun) Judges 9:33; Nahum 3:7; 2 Samuel 23:4; Jonah 4:8; Job 9:7; Psalm 104:22; Ecclesiastes 1:5 (twice in verse); followed by על Exodus 22:2 (JE), 2 Kings 3:22; followed by לְ Genesis 32:32 (J).
b. figurative, followed by לְ, שֶׁמֶשׁ צְדָקָה Malachi 3:20; of י׳, וְזָרַח מִשֵּׂעִיר לָמוֺ Deuteronomy 33:2; followed by על, Isaiah 60:2 (|| כבודו יראה); כבוד י׳ Isaiah 60:1; subject אוֺד, figurative (= happiness, blessedness) Isaiah 58:10; Psalm 112:4 (followed by לְ).
2. come out, appear, of appearance of leprosy (הַצָּרַ֫עַת) 2 Chronicles 26:19.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


32:32; 32:32


22:2; 22:2


33:2; 33:2


9:33; 9:33

2 Samuel

23:4; 23:4

2 Kings


2 Chronicles



9:7; 9:7


104:22; 104:22; 112:4; 112:4


1:5; 1:5; 1:5


58:10; 58:10; 60:1; 60:1; 60:2; 60:2







Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2224 matches the Hebrew זָרַח (zāraḥ),
which occurs 18 times in 17 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 32:31 - And as he passed over Penuel the sun rose H2224 upon him, and he halted upon his thigh.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 22:3 - If the sun be risen H2224 upon him, there shall be blood shed for him; for he should make full restitution; if he have nothing, then he shall be sold for his theft.
Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 33:2 - And he said, The LORD came from Sinai, and rose up H2224 from Seir unto them; he shined forth from mount Paran, and he came with ten thousands of saints: from his right hand went a fiery law for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 9:33 - And it shall be, that in the morning, as soon as the sun is up, H2224 thou shalt rise early, and set upon the city: and, behold, when he and the people that is with him come out against thee, then mayest thou do to them as thou shalt find occasion.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:4 - And he shall be as the light of the morning, when the sun riseth, H2224 even a morning without clouds; as the tender grass springing out of the earth by clear shining after rain.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 3:22 - And they rose up early in the morning, and the sun shone H2224 upon the water, and the Moabites saw the water on the other side as red as blood:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:19 - Then Uzziah was wroth, and had a censer in his hand to burn incense: and while he was wroth with the priests, the leprosy even rose up H2224 in his forehead before the priests in the house of the LORD, from beside the incense altar.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 9:7 - Which commandeth the sun, and it riseth H2224 not; and sealeth up the stars.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 104:22 - The sun ariseth, H2224 they gather themselves together, and lay them down in their dens.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 112:4 - Unto the upright there ariseth H2224 light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 1:5 - The sun also ariseth, H2224 and the sun goeth down, and hasteth to his place where he arose. H2224
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 58:10 - And if thou draw out thy soul to the hungry, and satisfy the afflicted soul; then shall thy light rise H2224 in obscurity, and thy darkness be as the noonday:
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:1 - Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the LORD is risen H2224 upon thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 60:2 - For, behold, the darkness shall cover the earth, and gross darkness the people: but the LORD shall arise H2224 upon thee, and his glory shall be seen upon thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJon 4:8 - And it came to pass, when the sun did arise, H2224 that God prepared a vehement east wind; and the sun beat upon the head of Jonah, that he fainted, and wished in himself to die, and said, It is better for me to die than to live.
Unchecked Copy BoxNah 3:17 - Thy crowned are as the locusts, and thy captains as the great grasshoppers, which camp in the hedges in the cold day, but when the sun ariseth H2224 they flee away, and their place is not known where they are.
Unchecked Copy BoxMal 4:2 - But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise H2224 with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall.

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