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Lexicon :: Strong's H2795 - ḥērēš

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TWOT Reference: 761a

Strong’s Definitions

חֵרֵשׁ chêrêsh, khay-rashe'; from H2790; deaf (whether literally or spiritual):—deaf.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x

The KJV translates Strong's H2795 in the following manner: deaf (9x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 9x
The KJV translates Strong's H2795 in the following manner: deaf (9x).
  1. deaf

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חֵרֵשׁ chêrêsh, khay-rashe'; from H2790; deaf (whether literally or spiritual):—deaf.
STRONGS H2795: Abbreviations
חֵרֵשׁ adjective deafחֵרֵשׁ (= חִרֵּשׁ ֗֗֗) Exodus 4:11 + 4 times; plural חֵרְשִׁים Isaiah 29:18 + 3 times; — deaf, Exodus 4:11 (J; || אִלֵּם), Psalm 38:14 (|| id.); also Leviticus 19:14 (H), Isaiah 29:18; Isaiah 35:5; Isaiah 42:18, 19 + Isaiah 42:19b (for last עִוֵּר, compare Isaiah 43:8; GrJQ 1891, Oct. p. 2 see CheComm., JQ Jan. 1892, 382), Isaiah 43:8; מֶּ֫תֶן ח׳ Psalm 58:5 a deaf adder.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


4:11; 4:11




38:14; 58:5


29:18; 29:18; 35:5; 42:18; 42:19; 42:19; 43:8; 43:8


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2795 matches the Hebrew חֵרֵשׁ (ḥērēš),
which occurs 9 times in 9 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 4:11 - The LORD said to him, “Who has made man’s mouth? Or who makes him mute or deaf, H2795 or seeing or blind? Is it not I, the LORD?
Unchecked Copy BoxLev 19:14 - ‘You shall not curse a deaf H2795 man, H2795 nor place a stumbling block before the blind, but you shall revere your God; I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 38:13 - But I, like a deaf H2795 man, H2795 do not hear;
And I am like a mute man who does not open his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 58:4 - They have venom like the venom of a serpent;
Like a deaf H2795 cobra that stops up its ear,
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 29:18 - On that day the deaf H2795 will hear words of a book,
And out of their gloom and darkness the eyes of the blind will see.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 35:5 - Then the eyes of the blind will be opened
And the ears of the deaf H2795 will be unstopped.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:18 - Hear, you deaf! H2795
And look, you blind, that you may see.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:19 - Who is blind but My servant,
Or so deaf H2795 as My messenger whom I send?
Who is so blind as he that is [fn]at peace with Me,
Or so blind as the servant of the LORD?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 43:8 - Bring out the people who are blind, even though they have eyes,
And the deaf, H2795 even though they have ears.
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