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Lexicon :: Strong's H4775 - māraḏ

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
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TWOT Reference: 1240

Strong’s Definitions

מָרַד mârad, maw-rad'; a primitive root; to rebel:—rebel(-lious).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x

The KJV translates Strong's H4775 in the following manner: rebel (23x), rebellious (1x), rebels (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 25x
The KJV translates Strong's H4775 in the following manner: rebel (23x), rebellious (1x), rebels (1x).
  1. to rebel, revolt, be rebellious

    1. (Qal) to rebel, revolt

      1. against human king

      2. against God

      3. against light (poetic)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
מָרַד mârad, maw-rad'; a primitive root; to rebel:—rebel(-lious).
STRONGS H4775: Abbreviations
† [מָרַד] verb rebel (Late Hebrew id,; Arabic bdb059703 be bold and audacious in acts of rebellion or disobedience; Ethiopic bdb059704 run strenuously, attack; bdb059705 rebellion, PräBeiträge iii. 44; Sabean מרד rebellion Hal535,16 SabDenkm38 HomChrestom. 127; Aramaic bdb059706, מְרַד; rebel); —
Qal Perfect 3rd person masculine singular מָרָ֑ד 2 Chronicles 36:13, 2nd person masculine singular מָרַדְתָּ 2 Kings 18:20 = Isaiah 36:5, etc.; Imperfect וַיִּמְרֹד 2 Kings 18:7 + 3 times, וַיִּמְרָדֿ 2 Kings 24:1; Ezekiel 17:15, etc.; Infinitive construct לִמְרֹד Joshua 22:29, לִמְרוֺד Nehemiah 6:6; Participle plural מֹרְדִים Nehemiah 2:19; Ezekiel 20:38, מוֺ׳ Ezekiel 2:3; construct מֹרדי Job 24:13; — rebel, revolt:
1. against human king, approximately בְּ person 2 Kings 18:7, 20 = Isaiah 36:5; 2 Kings 24:1, 20 = Jeremiah 52:3, compare Ezekiel 17:15; 2 Chronicles 36:13; Nehemiah 9:26; less often (late) with עַל person 2 Chronicles 13:6; Nehemiah 2:19; absolute Genesis 14:4; Nehemiah 6:6.
2. against God, with בְּ Numbers 14:9 (JE), Joshua 22:16, 18, 19, 29 (all P), Ezekiel 2:3 (Co מָרוּ), Daniel 9:9; absolute Ezekiel 2:3 (participle, Co מורים), Ezekiel 20:38; Daniel 9:5.
3. in poetry, against light only מֹרְדֵי אוֺר Job 24:13.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs






22:16; 22:18; 22:19; 22:29; 22:29

2 Kings

18:7; 18:7; 18:20; 18:20; 24:1; 24:1; 24:20

2 Chronicles

13:6; 36:13; 36:13


2:19; 2:19; 6:6; 6:6; 9:26


24:13; 24:13


36:5; 36:5




2:3; 2:3; 2:3; 17:15; 17:15; 20:38; 20:38


9:5; 9:9


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H4775 matches the Hebrew מָרַד (māraḏ),
which occurs 25 times in 23 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 14:4 - Twelve years they served Chedorlaomer, and in the thirteenth year they rebelled. H4775
Unchecked Copy BoxNum 14:9 - Only rebel H4775 not ye against the LORD, neither fear ye the people of the land; for they are bread for us: their defence is departed from them, and the LORD is with us: fear them not.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:16 - Thus saith the whole congregation of the LORD, What trespass is this that ye have committed against the God of Israel, to turn away this day from following the LORD, in that ye have builded you an altar, that ye might rebel H4775 this day against the LORD?
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:18 - But that ye must turn away this day from following the LORD? and it will be, seeing ye rebel H4775 to day against the LORD, that to morrow he will be wroth with the whole congregation of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:19 - Notwithstanding, if the land of your possession be unclean, then pass ye over unto the land of the possession of the LORD, wherein the LORD'S tabernacle dwelleth, and take possession among us: but rebel H4775 not against the LORD, nor rebel H4775 against us, in building you an altar beside the altar of the LORD our God.
Unchecked Copy BoxJos 22:29 - God forbid that we should rebel H4775 against the LORD, and turn this day from following the LORD, to build an altar for burnt offerings, for meat offerings, or for sacrifices, beside the altar of the LORD our God that is before his tabernacle.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:7 - And the LORD was with him; and he prospered whithersoever he went forth: and he rebelled H4775 against the king of Assyria, and served him not.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:20 - Thou sayest, (but they are but vain words,) I have counsel and strength for the war. Now on whom dost thou trust, that thou rebellest H4775 against me?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 24:1 - In his days Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came up, and Jehoiakim became his servant three years: then he turned and rebelled H4775 against him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 24:20 - For through the anger of the LORD it came to pass in Jerusalem and Judah, until he had cast them out from his presence, that Zedekiah rebelled H4775 against the king of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 13:6 - Yet Jeroboam the son of Nebat, the servant of Solomon the son of David, is risen up, and hath rebelled H4775 against his lord.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 36:13 - And he also rebelled H4775 against king Nebuchadnezzar, who had made him swear by God: but he stiffened his neck, and hardened his heart from turning unto the LORD God of Israel.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 2:19 - But when Sanballat the Horonite, and Tobiah the servant, the Ammonite, and Geshem the Arabian, heard it, they laughed us to scorn, and despised us, and said, What is this thing that ye do? will ye rebel H4775 against the king?
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 6:6 - Wherein was written, It is reported among the heathen, and Gashmu saith it, that thou and the Jews think to rebel: H4775 for which cause thou buildest the wall, that thou mayest be their king, according to these words.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 9:26 - Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled H4775 against thee, and cast thy law behind their backs, and slew thy prophets which testified against them to turn them to thee, and they wrought great provocations.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 24:13 - They are of those that rebel H4775 against the light; they know not the ways thereof, nor abide in the paths thereof.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 36:5 - I say, sayest thou, (but they are but vain words) I have counsel and strength for war: now on whom dost thou trust, that thou rebellest H4775 against me?
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 52:3 - For through the anger of the LORD it came to pass in Jerusalem and Judah, till he had cast them out from his presence, that Zedekiah rebelled H4775 against the king of Babylon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 2:3 - And he said unto me, Son of man, I send thee to the children of Israel, to a rebellious H4775 nation that hath rebelled H4775 against me: they and their fathers have transgressed against me, even unto this very day.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 17:15 - But he rebelled H4775 against him in sending his ambassadors into Egypt, that they might give him horses and much people. Shall he prosper? shall he escape that doeth such things? or shall he break the covenant, and be delivered?
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 20:38 - And I will purge out from among you the rebels, H4775 and them that transgress against me: I will bring them forth out of the country where they sojourn, and they shall not enter into the land of Israel: and ye shall know that I am the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:5 - We have sinned, and have committed iniquity, and have done wickedly, and have rebelled, H4775 even by departing from thy precepts and from thy judgments:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 9:9 - To the Lord our God belong mercies and forgivenesses, though we have rebelled H4775 against him;
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