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Lexicon :: Strong's H5782 - ʿûr

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root [rather identical with עוּר (H5783) through the idea of opening the eyes]
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TWOT Reference: 1587

Strong’s Definitions

עוּר ʻûwr, oor; a primitive root (rather identical with through the idea of opening the eyes); to wake (literally or figuratively):—(a-) wake(-n, up), lift up (self), × master, raise (up), stir up (self).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 81x

The KJV translates Strong's H5782 in the following manner: (stir, lift....) up (40x), awake (25x), wake (6x), raise (6x), arise (1x), master (1x), raised out (1x), variant (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 81x
The KJV translates Strong's H5782 in the following manner: (stir, lift....) up (40x), awake (25x), wake (6x), raise (6x), arise (1x), master (1x), raised out (1x), variant (1x).
  1. to rouse oneself, awake, awaken, incite

    1. (Qal) to rouse oneself, awake

    2. (Niphal) to be roused

    3. (Polel) to stir up, rouse, incite

    4. (Hithpolel) to be excited, be triumphant

    5. (Hiphil)

      1. to rouse, stir up

      2. to act in an aroused manner, awake

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עוּר ʻûwr, oor; a primitive root (rather identical with through the idea of opening the eyes); to wake (literally or figuratively):—(a-) wake(-n, up), lift up (self), × master, raise (up), stir up (self).
STRONGS H5782: Abbreviations
† I. [עוּר] verb rouse oneself, awake (Late Hebrew id.; Aramaic עוּר, bdb073409; Arabic bdb073410, bdb073411 see עיר, עַיִר; bdb073412, bdb073413, is be jealous, compare Syriac bdb073414 hate, revenge); —
Qal Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix יְעוּרֶנּוּ Job 41:2 Baer Ginsb, and Qr van d. H., but Kt יעירנו (Hiph.), Babylonian Masora (see Baerp. 58), so Ginsbmargin van d. H.; read thus, or יְעוֺרְרֶנּוּ (Po`l.) Bu; > contracted form of Po`l. Ges§ 72cc Di; compare Sta§ 484 e; Imperative masculine singular ע֫וּרָה Psalm 7:7 +, feminine singular ע֫וּרִי Judges 5:12 (twice in verse) + 3 times, עוּרִ֫י Judges 5:12 (twice in verse) + 5 times (for rhythm); H6147 Participle עֵר Songs 5:2 + Malachi 2:12 (read probably עֵד We Now GASm, compare Greek Version of the LXX ἕως = עַד); — rouse oneself to activity, of Deborah Judges 5:12 (4 times in verse); of י׳ Psalm 7:7 (|| קוּמָה, הִנָּשֵׂא), Psalm 59:5 (followed by infinitive), Psalm 44:24 (opposed to יָשֵׁן), of י׳'s arm Isaiah 51:9 (3 times in verse), of oneself Psalm 57:9, of Zion Isaiah 52:1 (twice in verse), of stone (idol) Habakkuk 2:19, sword Zechariah 13:7 (+ עַל against), wind Songs 4:16, harp and lyre Psalm 57:9 = Psalm 108:3; לִבִּי עֵר Songs 5:2 my heart waketh (opposed to יָשֵׁן). — Job 41:2; Malachi 2:12 see above.
Niph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular נֵעוֺר Zechariah 2:17; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singularיֵעוֺר Jeremiah 6:22; Zechariah 4:1; 3rd person masculine plural יֵעֹרוּ Jeremiah 50:41; Job 14:12, יֵעוֺרוּ Joel 4:12; — be roused Zechariah 4:1 (from [מִן] sleep, in simile), so Job 14:12 (sleep of death, || יָקִיצוּ, יָקוּם); be incited to activity, with מִן local: of י׳ Zechariah 2:17, of nation Jeremiah 6:22, kings Jeremiah 50:41, whirlwind Jeremiah 25:32; absolute of nations Joel 4:12.
Pō`l. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular עוֺרֵר 2 Samuel 23:18 +, וְע׳ consecutive Isaiah 10:26, 1st person singular וְעוֺרַרְתִּ֫י Zechariah 9:13, suffix עוֺרַרְתִּיךָ Songs 8:5; Imperfect 3rd person feminine singular תְּעֹרֵר Proverbs 10:12, 2nd person masculine pluralתְּעוֺרְרוּ Songs 2:7; Songs 3:5, תְּעֹרְרוּ Songs 8:4 (feminine subject Ges§ 144a); Imperative masculine singular עוֺרְרָה Psalm 80:3; Infinitive עֹרֵר Job 3:8; — rouse, incite to activity, with accusative of person Zechariah 9:13 (+ עַל against), accusative רְפָאִים Isaiah 14:9 (subject שְׁאוֺל see Ges§ 145 t); ע׳ אֶתגְּֿבוּרָתֶ֑ךָ Psalm 80:3 (of י׳); הָעֲתִידִים עֹרֵר לִוְיָתָן Job 3:8; especially rouse, excite love Songs 2:7; Songs 3:5; Songs 8:4 (all || תָּעִירוּ; feminine subject see Ges§ 144a); עוֺרַרְתִּיךָ Songs 8:5 is dubious, of exciting love De, arousing from slumber Bu, so, reading עוֺרַרְתִּיךְ, Siegf; מְדָנִים שִׂנְאָה תְּע׳ Proverbs 10:12 hatred stirreth up strifes; with accusative of weapon 2 Samuel 23:18 rouse, awaken, i.e. wield, brandish (+ עַל against), so read also 2 Samuel 23:8 (see חֲנִית 1) = 1 Chronicles 11:11, 20, so Isaiah 10:26. — Isaiah 23:13 see ערר.
Pilp. Imperfect 3rd person masculine plural זַעֲקַתשֶֿׁבֶר יְעֹעֵ֑רוּ Isaiah 15:5, usually explained as = יְעַרְעֵ֑רוּ (which some read), rouse (i.e. raise ?) a cry of destruction, GesComm. Thes. De Di Du Ges§ 72cci. 500; ii. 497; Pilp. not elsewhere, very dubious; read perhaps יְעוֺרֵ֑רוּ; LagProph. Chald. IL Che GuKau SS read יְרֹעָ֑עוּ shout, but improbable with זַעֲקַת.
Hithpō`l. Perfect וְהִתְעֹרַ֫רְתִּי כִּי consecutive Job 31:29 and I was (joyfully) excited, triumphant, that (|| אֶשְׂמַח), so perhaps Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular Job 17:8, reading וְחָנֵף עַלנָֿקִי יִתְעֹרָ֑ר Me Di Beer (MT וְנָקִי עַלחָֿנֵף יִתְע׳ i.e. be excited with displeasure); rouse oneself to activity, Participle מִתְעוֺרֵר לְהַחֲזִיק בָּךְ Isaiah 64:6.
Hiph. Perfect 3rd person masculine singular הֵעִיר Isaiah 41:2 +; 1st person singular הַעִיר֫וֺתִי Isaiah 41:25 (see Köi. 500 Ges§ 72x), suffix הַעִירֹתִהוּ Isaiah 45:13; Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular יָעִיר Deuteronomy 32:11 +, וְיָעֵר Daniel 11:25, וַיָּ֫עַר Haggai 1:14 +, suffix וַיְעִירֵנִי Zechariah 4:1, etc.; Imperative masculine singular הָעִירָה Psalm 35:23; masculine plural הָעִירוּ Joel 4:9; Infinitive בָּעִיר (= בְּהָעִיר) Psalm 73:20 (Ges§ 53q); Participle מֵעִיר Isaiah 13:17 +, suffix מְעִירָם Joel 4:7; —
1. rouse, with suffix Zechariah 4:1 (as if from sleep, see Qal); rouse, stir up, to activity, כְּנֶשֶׁר יָעִיר קִנּוֺ Deuteronomy 32:11; with accusative of person, or equivalent, expressed or implied, especially subject י׳ : Isaiah 45:13; with מִן local Isaiah 41:2, 25; Joel 4:7; + עַל against Isaiah 13:17, compare Jeremiah 50:9; Jeremiah 51:1; Ezekiel 23:22; הֵעִיר אֶתרֿוּחַ פ׳ Jeremiah 51:11; Haggai 1:14; 1 Chronicles 5:26; 2 Chronicles 21:16 (+ עַל against), 2 Chronicles 36:22 = Ezra 1:1, compare Ezra 1:5; י׳ subject also in following: יָעִיר קִנְאָה Isaiah 42:13, יָעִיר Isaiah 50:4 (twice in verse) (+ לִי אֹזֶן); יָעִיר כָּלחֲֿמָתוֺ Psalm 78:39; human subject, with accusative of person Joel 4:9, Daniel 11:2 (+ אֵת in conflict with, Vulgate de We Meinh Behrm, compare Bev who thinks יערך לקראת possibly); perhaps also, object crocodile Job 41:2 (reading יְעִירֶנּוּ see Qal); וְיָעֵר כֹּחוֺ וּלְבָבוֺ Daniel 11:25 (+ עַל against); especially of rousing love Songs 2:7; Songs 3:5; Songs 8:4 (all || Po`l. which see); figurative אָעִירָה שָׁ֑חַר Psalm 57:9 I will arouse the dawn (|| Imperative Qal which see); participle absolute = stirring up (a fire) Hosea 7:4 (si vera lectio; compare Ges§ 120b; but text dubious compare We Now GASm).
2. declarative or exhibitive sense, act in an aroused manner, awake, לְמִשְׁפָּטִי וְהָקִיצָה הָעִירָה Psalm 35:23, compare Job 8:6 (+ עַל over = for; both subject י׳); absolute Psalm 73:20.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H5894.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


32:11; 32:11


5:12; 5:12; 5:12

2 Samuel

23:8; 23:18; 23:18

1 Chronicles

5:26; 11:11; 11:20

2 Chronicles

21:16; 36:22


1:1; 1:5


3:8; 3:8; 8:6; 14:12; 14:12; 17:8; 31:29; 41:2; 41:2; 41:2


7:7; 7:7; 35:23; 35:23; 44:24; 57:9; 57:9; 57:9; 59:5; 73:20; 73:20; 78:39; 80:3; 80:3; 108:3


10:12; 10:12

Song of Songs

2:7; 2:7; 2:7; 3:5; 3:5; 3:5; 4:16; 5:2; 5:2; 8:4; 8:4; 8:4; 8:5; 8:5


10:26; 10:26; 13:17; 13:17; 14:9; 15:5; 23:13; 41:2; 41:2; 41:25; 41:25; 42:13; 45:13; 45:13; 50:4; 51:9; 52:1; 64:6


6:22; 6:22; 25:32; 50:9; 50:41; 50:41; 51:1; 51:11




11:2; 11:25; 11:25






1:14; 1:14


4:1; 4:1; 4:1; 4:1; 9:13; 9:13; 13:7


2:12; 2:12

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5782 matches the Hebrew עוּר (ʿûr),
which occurs 80 times in 65 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Deu 32:11–Jer 51:1)

Unchecked Copy BoxDeu 32:11 - “Like an eagle that stirs H5782 up its nest,
That hovers over its young,
He spread His wings and caught them,
He carried them on His pinions.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:12 - “Awake, H5782 awake, H5782 Deborah;
Awake, H5782 awake, H5782 [fn]sing a song!
Arise, Barak, and take away your captives, O son of Abinoam.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 23:18 - Abishai, the brother of Joab, the son of Zeruiah, was chief of the [fn]thirty. And he swung H5782 his spear against three hundred [fn]and killed them, and had a name as well as the three.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:26 - So the God of Israel stirred H5782 up the spirit of Pul, king of Assyria, even the spirit of [fn]Tilgath-pilneser king of Assyria, and he carried them away into exile, namely the Reubenites, the Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh, and brought them to Halah, Habor, Hara and to the river of Gozan, to this day.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:11 - These constitute the list of the mighty men whom David had: Jashobeam, the son of a Hachmonite, the chief of the thirty; he lifted H5782 up his spear against three hundred [fn]whom he killed at one time.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:20 - As for [fn]Abshai the brother of Joab, he was chief of the [fn]thirty, and he swung H5782 his spear against three hundred [fn]and killed them; and he had a name as well as the [fn]thirty.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:16 - Then the LORD stirred H5782 up against Jehoram the spirit of the Philistines and the Arabs who [fn]bordered the Ethiopians;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 36:22 - Now in the first year of Cyrus king of Persia—in order to fulfill the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah—the LORD stirred H5782 up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he sent a proclamation throughout his kingdom, and also put it in writing, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 1:1 - Now in the first year of Cyrus king of Persia, in order to fulfill the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, the LORD stirred H5782 up the spirit of Cyrus king of Persia, so that he sent a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, and also put it in writing, saying:
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 1:5 - Then the heads of fathers’ households of Judah and Benjamin and the priests and the Levites arose, even everyone whose spirit God had stirred H5782 to go up and rebuild the house of the LORD which is in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 3:8 - “Let those curse it who curse the day,
Who are [fn]prepared to rouse H5782 Leviathan.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:6 - If you are pure and upright,
Surely now He would rouse H5782 Himself for you
And restore your righteous [fn]estate.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 14:12 - So man lies down and does not rise.
Until the heavens are no longer,
[fn]He will not awake nor be aroused H5782 out of [fn]his sleep.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:8 - “The upright will be appalled at this,
And the innocent will stir H5782 up himself against the godless.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:29 - “Have I rejoiced at the extinction of my enemy,
Or [fn]exulted H5782 when evil befell him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:10 - “No one is so fierce that he dares to arouse H5782 him;
Who then is he that can stand before Me?
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 7:6 - Arise, O LORD, in Your anger;
Lift up Yourself against the rage of my adversaries,
And arouse H5782 Yourself [fn]for me; You have appointed judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 35:23 - Stir H5782 up Yourself, and awake to my right
And to my cause, my God and my Lord.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:23 - Arouse H5782 Yourself, why do You sleep, O Lord?
Awake, do not reject us forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 57:8 - Awake, H5782 my glory!
Awake, H5782 harp and lyre!
I will awaken H5782 the dawn.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 59:4 - [fn]For no guilt of mine, they run and set themselves against me.
Arouse H5782 Yourself to [fn]help me, and see!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 73:20 - Like a dream when one awakes,
O Lord, when aroused, H5782 You will despise their [fn]form.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 78:38 - But He, being compassionate, [fn]forgave their iniquity and did not destroy them;
And often He [fn]restrained His anger
And did not arouse H5782 all His wrath.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 80:2 - Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh, stir H5782 up Your power
And come to save us!
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 108:2 - Awake, H5782 harp and lyre;
I will awaken H5782 the dawn!
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:12 - Hatred stirs H5782 up strife,
But love covers all transgressions.
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 2:7 - [fn]I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem,
By the gazelles or by the hinds of the field,
That you do not arouse H5782 or awaken H5782 my love
Until [fn]she pleases.”
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 3:5 - [fn]I adjure you, O daughters of Jerusalem,
By the gazelles or by the hinds of the field,
That you will not arouse H5782 or awaken H5782 my love
Until [fn]she pleases.”
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 4:16 - [fn]Awake, H5782 O north wind,
And come, wind of the south;
Make my garden breathe out fragrance,
Let its [fn]spices [fn]be wafted abroad.
May my beloved come into his garden
And eat its choice fruits!”
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 5:2 - [fn]I was asleep but my heart was awake. H5782
A voice! My beloved was knocking:
‘Open to me, my sister, my darling,
My dove, my perfect one!
For my head is [fn]drenched with dew,
My locks with the [fn]damp of the night.’
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:4 - [fn]I want you to swear, O daughters of Jerusalem,
[fn]Do not arouse H5782 or awaken H5782 my love
Until [fn]she pleases.”
Unchecked Copy BoxSng 8:5 - [fn]Who is this coming up from the wilderness
Leaning on her beloved?”
[fn]Beneath the [fn]apple tree I awakened H5782 you;
There your mother was in labor with you,
There she was in labor and gave you birth.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 10:26 - The LORD of hosts will arouse H5782 a scourge against him like the slaughter of Midian at the rock of Oreb; and His staff will be over the sea and He will lift it up the way He did in Egypt.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 13:17 - Behold, I am going to stir H5782 up the Medes against them,
Who will not value silver or take pleasure in gold.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 14:9 - “Sheol from beneath is excited over you to meet you when you come;
It arouses H5782 for you the [fn]spirits of the dead, all the [fn]leaders of the earth;
It raises all the kings of the nations from their thrones.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 15:5 - My heart cries out for Moab;
His fugitives are as far as Zoar and Eglath-shelishiyah,
For they go up the ascent of Luhith weeping;
Surely on the road to Horonaim they raise H5782 a cry of distress over their ruin.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:2 - “Who has aroused H5782 one from the east
Whom He calls in righteousness to His [fn]feet?
He delivers up nations before him
And subdues kings.
He makes them like dust with his sword,
As the wind-driven chaff with his bow.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 41:25 - “I have aroused H5782 one from the north, and he has come;
From the rising of the sun he will call on My name;
And he will come upon rulers as upon mortar,
Even as the potter treads clay.”
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 42:13 - The LORD will go forth like a warrior,
He will arouse H5782 His zeal like a man of war.
He will utter a shout, yes, He will raise a war cry.
He will prevail against His enemies.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 45:13 - “I have aroused H5782 him in righteousness
And I will make all his ways smooth;
He will build My city and will let My exiles go free,
Without any payment or reward,” says the LORD of hosts.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 50:4 - The Lord [fn]GOD has given Me the tongue of disciples,
That I may know how to sustain the weary one with a word.
He awakens H5782 Me morning by morning,
He awakens H5782 My ear to listen as a disciple.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:9 - Awake, H5782 awake, H5782 put on strength, O arm of the LORD;
Awake H5782 as in the days of old, the generations of long ago.
Was it not You who cut Rahab in pieces,
Who pierced the dragon?
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 51:17 - Rouse H5782 yourself! H5782 Rouse H5782 yourself! H5782 Arise, O Jerusalem,
You who have drunk from the LORDS hand the cup of His anger;
The [fn]chalice of reeling you have [fn]drained to the dregs.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 52:1 - Awake, H5782 awake, H5782
Clothe yourself in your strength, O Zion;
Clothe yourself in your beautiful garments,
O Jerusalem, the holy city;
For the uncircumcised and the unclean
Will no longer come into you.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 64:7 - There is no one who calls on Your name,
Who arouses H5782 himself to take hold of You;
For You have hidden Your face from us
And have [fn]delivered us into the power of our iniquities.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 6:22 - Thus says the LORD,
“Behold, a people is coming from the north land,
And a great nation will be aroused H5782 from the remote parts of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:32 - Thus says the LORD of hosts,
“Behold, evil is going forth
From nation to nation,
And a great storm is being stirred H5782 up
From the remotest parts of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:9 - “For behold, I am going to arouse H5782 and bring up against Babylon
A horde of great nations from the land of the north,
And they will draw up their battle lines against her;
From there she will be taken captive.
Their arrows will be like [fn]an expert warrior
Who does not return empty-handed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 50:41 - “Behold, a people is coming from the north,
And a great nation and many kings
Will be aroused H5782 from the remote parts of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 51:1 - Thus says the LORD:
“Behold, I am going to arouse H5782 against Babylon
And against the inhabitants of [fn]Leb-kamai
[fn]The spirit of a destroyer.

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