Click to Change

Return to Top

Return to Top

Printer Icon


Copy Options
Red Letter
The Blue Letter Bible

Lexicon :: Strong's H707 - 'āraḡ

Choose a new font size and typeface
Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 157

Strong’s Definitions

אָרַג ʼârag, aw-rag'; a primitive root; to plait or weave:—weaver(-r).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x

The KJV translates Strong's H707 in the following manner: weave (4x), weaver (6x), woven (3x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 13x
The KJV translates Strong's H707 in the following manner: weave (4x), weaver (6x), woven (3x).
  1. to weave

    1. (Qal)

      1. to weave (cloth)

      2. to braid (Samson's hair)

      3. weaver (subst.)

      4. intrigue (fig.)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אָרַג ʼârag, aw-rag'; a primitive root; to plait or weave:—weaver(-r).
STRONGS H707: Abbreviations
אָרַג verb weave (Mishna id. compare Phoenician ארג weaver) —
Qal Imperfect 2nd person feminine singular תַּאַרְגִי Judges 16:13, 3rd person masculine plural יֶאֱרֹ֑גוּ Isaiah 59:5; Participle אֹרֵג Exodus 28:32 + 4 times; plural אֹרְגִים Isaiah 19:9 + 5 times; אֹרְגוֺת 2 Kings 23:7; — weave cloth, etc. Isaiah 19:9 (in Egypt) 2 Kings 23:7, Samson's locks Judges 16:13; metaphor weave spider's web = intrigue Isaiah 59:5; most often Participle used as substantive = weaver Isaiah 38:12; work of the weaver מעשׂה א׳ Exodus 28:32; Exodus 39:22, 27; compare Exodus 35:35; weavers' beam (plural) מְנוֺר א׳ 1 Samuel 17:7; 2 Samuel 21:19; 1 Chronicles 11:23; 1 Chronicles 20:5 (simile of huge spear-shaft) — compare also below H3296 יַעֲרֵי ארגים.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
Copyright © 2002, 2003, 2006 by Biblesoft, Inc.
All rights reserved. Used by permission. BibleSoft.com

BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs


28:32; 28:32; 35:35; 39:22; 39:27


16:13; 16:13

1 Samuel


2 Samuel


2 Kings

23:7; 23:7

1 Chronicles

11:23; 20:5


19:9; 19:9; 38:12; 59:5; 59:5


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H707 matches the Hebrew אָרַג ('āraḡ),
which occurs 13 times in 13 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxExo 28:32 - And there shall be an hole in the top of it, in the midst thereof: it shall have a binding of woven H707 work round about the hole of it, as it were the hole of an habergeon, that it be not rent.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 35:35 - Them hath he filled with wisdom of heart, to work all manner of work, of the engraver, and of the cunning workman, and of the embroiderer, in blue, and in purple, in scarlet, and in fine linen, and of the weaver, H707 even of them that do any work, and of those that devise cunning work.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:22 - And he made the robe of the ephod of woven H707 work, all of blue.
Unchecked Copy BoxExo 39:27 - And they made coats of fine linen of woven H707 work for Aaron, and for his sons,
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 16:13 - And Delilah said unto Samson, Hitherto thou hast mocked me, and told me lies: tell me wherewith thou mightest be bound. And he said unto her, If thou weavest H707 the seven locks of my head with the web.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 17:7 - And the staff of his spear was like a weaver's H707 beam; and his spear's head weighed six hundred shekels of iron: and one bearing a shield went before him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Sa 21:19 - And there was again a battle in Gob with the Philistines, where Elhanan the son of Jaareoregim, a Bethlehemite, slew the brother of Goliath the Gittite, the staff of whose spear was like a weaver's H707 beam.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:7 - And he brake down the houses of the sodomites, that were by the house of the LORD, where the women wove H707 hangings for the grove.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:23 - And he slew an Egyptian, a man of great stature, five cubits high; and in the Egyptian's hand was a spear like a weaver's H707 beam; and he went down to him with a staff, and plucked the spear out of the Egyptian's hand, and slew him with his own spear.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 20:5 - And there was war again with the Philistines; and Elhanan the son of Jair slew Lahmi the brother of Goliath the Gittite, whose spear staff was like a weaver's H707 beam.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 19:9 - Moreover they that work in fine flax, and they that weave H707 networks, shall be confounded.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 38:12 - Mine age is departed, and is removed from me as a shepherd's tent: I have cut off like a weaver H707 my life: he will cut me off with pining sickness: from day even to night wilt thou make an end of me.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 59:5 - They hatch cockatrice' eggs, and weave H707 the spider's web: he that eateth of their eggs dieth, and that which is crushed breaketh out into a viper.
BLB Searches
Search the Bible

Advanced Options

Other Searches

Multi-Verse Retrieval

Daily Devotionals

Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness.

Daily Bible Reading Plans

Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year.

One-Year Plans

Two-Year Plan