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Lexicon :: Strong's H734 - 'ōraḥ

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masculine noun
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TWOT Reference: 161a

Strong’s Definitions

אֹרַח ʼôrach, o'-rakh; from H732; a well-trodden road (literally or figuratively); also a caravan:—manner, path, race, rank, traveller, troop, (by-, high-) way.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x

The KJV translates Strong's H734 in the following manner: way (26x), path (25x), highway (1x), wayfaring man (with H5674 08802) (1x), manner (1x), race (1x), ranks (1x), traveller (1x), troops (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x
The KJV translates Strong's H734 in the following manner: way (26x), path (25x), highway (1x), wayfaring man (with H5674 08802) (1x), manner (1x), race (1x), ranks (1x), traveller (1x), troops (1x).
  1. way, path

    1. path, road

    2. the path, way, passing of life (fig.)

    3. way of living (fig.)

    4. traveller, wayfarer (meton)

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
אֹרַח ʼôrach, o'-rakh; from H732; a well-trodden road (literally or figuratively); also a caravan:—manner, path, race, rank, traveller, troop, (by-, high-) way.
STRONGS H734: Abbreviations
אֹ֫רַח noun masculineJob 6:18 (feminineProverbs 15:19) way, path (Assyrian urḫu COTGloss, Aramaic אֹרַח, axORuvA) — א׳ absolute Psalm 19:6 +; construct Proverbs 4:18 +; suffix אָרְחִי Job 19:8; Psalm 139:3 ** < Infinitive construct, and || רִבְעִי (Infinitive construct of II. רבע), not דרכי, compare Bae. etc.; plural absolute אֳרָחוֺת Judges 5:6 (twice in verse) construct אָרְחוֺת Job 8:13 +; suffix אָרְחֹתָ֑י Job 13:27; Job 33:11; אָרְחוֺתָם Joel 2:7; Proverbs 9:15; אָרְחֹתֵיהֶם Proverbs 2:15; also אֹרְחֹתָיו Isaiah 2:3 +; אֹרְחֹתֶיךָ Psalm 119:15 + etc.; — way, path (in Hebrew mostly poetry)
1. literal Judges 5:6 (twice in verse) Songs of Deborah (alone = highways, opposed to עֲקַלְקַלּוֺת א׳ crooked (by-paths;) compare also הֹלְכֵי נְתִיבוֺת ib.); Isaiah 33:8 עֹבֵר א׳ = wayfarer (|| מְסִלּוֺת), see also Genesis 49:17 (blessing of Jocob) (|| דֶּרֶךְ) & הֵמְיַשְּׁרִים אָרְחוֺתָם those who make straight their ways (|| עֹבְרֵי דָרֶ֑ךְ) Proverbs 9:15, בּוֺא א׳ go (tread) a path Isaiah 41:3; of course of locusts Joel 2:7 לֹא יְעַבְּטוּן א׳ they confuse not their paths (|| דְּרָכִים); יַמִּים א׳ paths of the seas Psalm 8:9; רוּץ אֹרַח run along a path, figurative of sun Psalm 19:6.
2. figurative path, way, of course & fortunes of life Job 13, 27 = Job 33:11; Job 19:8 (|| נְתִיבוֺת) Psalm 139:3 (|| דֶּרֶךְ) Psalm 142:4 (|| נְתִיבָה) Proverbs 3:6 (|| דֶּרֶךְ) Proverbs 4:18; Proverbs 15:19 (both || id.) Isaiah 26:7 (|| מַעְגָּל) so דֶּרֶךְ אֹרְחֹתֶיךָ Isaiah 3:12; plain or even path מִישׁוֺר א׳ Psalm 27:11; in two cases with a special reference (1) אֹרַח כַּנָּשִׁים Genesis 18:11 (J) of menstruation; (2) אֹרַח לֹא אָשׁוּב אֶהֱלֹךְ a path (which) I shall not return, I am going Job 16:22 i.e. to She’ôl, compare Assyrian name of lower world irṣit lâ târat, land without return, see Jr10,65.
3. figurative way, of mode of living, or of character Job 34:11 (|| פֹּעַל) Psalm 119:9. Specifically:
a. ways of י׳, his mode of action Psalm 25:10;
b. of man's righteousness, called ways of י׳ Psalm 25:4 (|| דְּרָכִים) Psalm 44:19; Psalm 119:15 (|| מִּקּוּדִים) Isaiah 2:3 = Micah 4:2 (|| דְּרָכִים) compare מִשְׁמָּטֶיךָ א׳ Isaiah 26:8; also way of justice, uprightness, etc. מִשְׁמָּט א׳ Proverbs 2:8 (|| דֶּרֶח) Proverbs 17:23; Isaiah 40:14 (|| דֶּרֶח), ישֶׁר א׳ Proverbs 2:13 (|| id.), צְדָקָה א׳ Proverbs 8:20 (|| נְתִיבוֺת), Proverbs 12:28 (|| דֶּרֶךְ נְתִיבָה); so אֹרַה alone Isaiah 30:11 (|| דֶּרֶךְ) Proverbs 15:10; note especially אֹרַח חַיִּים, path of life, in righteousness & enjoyment of God Psalm 16:11; Proverbs 2:19; Proverbs 5:5; Proverbs 15:24 (opposed to שְׁאוֺל), also לְחַיִּים א׳ Proverbs 10:17 (on these compare Str Proverbs 14:32);
c. of wickedness, מָּרִיץ א׳ way, path of the violent Psalm 17:4, compare also Proverbs 22:25; רְשָׁעְים א׳ Proverbs 4:14 (|| דֶּרֶךְ), בֹּצֵעַ א׳ Proverbs 1:19; followed by abstract שָׁ֑קֶר א׳ Psalm 119:104, so Psalm 119:128 (|| מִּקּוּדִים), also with adjective רָע א׳ Psalm 119:101 compare Proverbs 2:15 (עִקְּשִׁים crooked) called עלָוֺם הָא׳ Job 22:15; note also אֵידָם א׳ their destructive ways, i.e. ways that cause destruction Job 30:12 (compare Job 19:12).
4. by metonomy. traveler, wayfarer Job 31:32 (compare הֵלֶךְ 2 Samuel 12:4) & in plural caravans 2 Samuel 6:18, 19 but read perhaps לָאֹרֵחַ 2Sam 31:32, אֹרְחוֺת 2 Samuel 6:18, 19.
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Strong's Number H734 matches the Hebrew אֹרַח ('ōraḥ),
which occurs 60 times in 58 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (Gen 18:11–Isa 3:12)

Unchecked Copy BoxGen 18:11 - Now Abraham and Sarah were old, advanced in age; Sarah was past [fn]childbearing. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxGen 49:17 - “Dan shall be a serpent in the way,
A horned snake in the path, H734
That bites the horse’s heels,
So that his rider falls backward.
Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 5:6 - “In the days of Shamgar the son of Anath,
In the days of Jael, the highways H734 [fn]were deserted,
And travelers [fn]went by [fn]roundabout ways. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:18 - “The [fn]paths H734 of their course wind along,
They go up into nothing and perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 6:19 - “The caravans H734 of Tema looked,
The travelers of Sheba hoped for them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 8:13 - “So are the paths H734 of all who forget God;
And the hope of the godless will perish,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 13:27 - “You put my feet in the stocks
And watch all my paths; H734
You [fn]set a limit for the soles of my feet,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 16:22 - “For when a few years are past,
I shall go the way H734 of no return.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 19:8 - “He has walled up my way H734 so that I cannot pass,
And He has put darkness on my paths.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 22:15 - “Will you keep to the ancient path H734
Which wicked men have trod,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 30:12 - “On the right hand their [fn]brood arises;
They thrust aside my feet and build up against me their ways H734 of destruction.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 31:32 - “The alien has not lodged outside,
For I have opened my doors to the [fn]traveler. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 33:11 - ‘He puts my feet in the stocks;
He watches all my paths.’ H734
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:11 - “For He pays a man according to his work,
And makes [fn]him find it according to his way. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 8:8 - The birds of the heavens and the fish of the sea,
Whatever passes through the paths H734 of the seas.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 16:11 - You will make known to me the path H734 of life;
In Your presence is fullness of joy;
In Your right hand there are pleasures forever.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 17:4 - As for the deeds of men, by the word of Your lips
I have kept from the paths H734 of the violent.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 19:5 - Which is as a bridegroom coming out of his chamber;
It rejoices as a strong man to run his course. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:4 - Make me know Your ways, O LORD;
Teach me Your paths. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 25:10 - All the paths H734 of the LORD are lovingkindness and truth
To those who keep His covenant and His testimonies.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 27:11 - Teach me Your way, O LORD,
And lead me in a level path H734
Because of [fn]my foes.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 44:18 - Our heart has not turned back,
And our steps have not deviated from Your way, H734
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:9 - Beth.
How can a young man keep his way H734 pure?
By keeping it according to Your word.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:15 - I will meditate on Your precepts
And [fn]regard Your ways. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:101 - I have restrained my feet from every evil way, H734
That I may keep Your word.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:104 - From Your precepts I get understanding;
Therefore I hate every false way. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 119:128 - Therefore I esteem right all Your precepts concerning everything,
I hate every false way. H734
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 139:3 - You [fn]scrutinize my [fn]path H734 and my lying down,
And are intimately acquainted with all my ways.
Unchecked Copy BoxPsa 142:3 - When my spirit [fn]was overwhelmed within me,
You knew my path.
In the way H734 where I walk
They have hidden a trap for me.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 1:19 - So are the ways H734 of everyone who gains by violence;
It takes away the life of its possessors.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:8 - Guarding the paths H734 of justice,
And He preserves the way of His godly ones.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:13 - From those who leave the paths H734 of uprightness
To walk in the ways of darkness;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:15 - Whose paths H734 are crooked,
And who are devious in their ways;
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:19 - None who go to her return again,
Nor do they reach the paths H734 of life.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 2:20 - So you will walk in the way of good men
And keep to the paths H734 of the righteous.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 3:6 - In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He will make your paths H734 straight.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:14 - Do not enter the path H734 of the wicked
And do not proceed in the way of evil men.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 4:18 - But the path H734 of the righteous is like the light of dawn,
That shines brighter and brighter until the full day.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 5:6 - [fn]She does not ponder the path H734 of life;
Her ways are unstable, she does not know it.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 8:20 - “I walk in the way H734 of righteousness,
In the midst of the paths of justice,
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 9:15 - Calling to those who pass by,
Who are making their paths H734 straight:
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 10:17 - He is on the path H734 of life who heeds instruction,
But he who ignores reproof goes astray.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 12:28 - In the way H734 of righteousness is life,
And in its pathway there is no death.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:10 - Grievous punishment is for him who forsakes the way; H734
He who hates reproof will die.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:19 - The way of the lazy is as a hedge of thorns,
But the path H734 of the upright is a highway.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 15:24 - The path H734 of life leads upward for the wise
That he may keep away from [fn]Sheol below.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 17:23 - A wicked man receives a bribe from the bosom
To pervert the ways H734 of justice.
Unchecked Copy BoxPro 22:25 - Or you will learn his ways H734
And [fn]find a snare for yourself.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 2:3 - And many peoples will come and say,
“Come, let us go up to the mountain of the LORD,
To the house of the God of Jacob;
That He may teach us [fn]concerning His ways
And that we may walk in His paths.” H734
For the [fn]law will go forth from Zion
And the word of the LORD from Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 3:12 - O My people! Their oppressors [fn]are children,
And women rule over them.
O My people! Those who guide you lead you astray
And confuse the direction of your paths. H734

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