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Lexicon :: Strong's H8281 - šārâ

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Part of Speech
Root Word (Etymology)
A primitive root
Dictionary Aids

TWOT Reference: 2463

Strong’s Definitions

שָׁרָה shârâh, shaw-raw'; a primitive root; to free:—direct.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x

The KJV translates Strong's H8281 in the following manner: remnant (1x), it (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 2x
The KJV translates Strong's H8281 in the following manner: remnant (1x), it (1x).
  1. to let loose, free

    1. (Qal) to let loose

    2. (Piel) to set free

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
שָׁרָה shârâh, shaw-raw'; a primitive root; to free:—direct.
STRONGS H8281: Abbreviations
I. [שָׁרָה] verb let loose (Late Hebrew id., dissolve; Assyrian šarû, Pi. open (building, for use), dedicate it; tašrîtu, dedication; Oaram. שרה loose, so Aramaic שְׁרָא, bdb105602; Ethiopic bdb105603 remit, condone); —
Qal Imperfect 3rd person masculine singular suffix יִשְׁרֵ֫הוּ Job 37:3 he (God) lets it loose (i.e. the thunder).
Pi. Perfect 1st person singular suffix שֵׁרִיתִ֫ךָ [H8293 Jeremiah 15:11] Qr I will set thee free (compare Jeremiah 40:4 Targum Syriac Version), but dubious; Kt שרותך (i.e. שָׁרוֹתִךָ, √ שׁרר), Thes Gie I vex thee [שָׁרַר = צָרַר, very dubious]; Ew and others RV strengthen thee; this yields best sense, but as Aramaic שׁרר is intransitive, read then שֵׁרַרְתִּךָ or הֲשֵׁרוֺתִךָ, Dr; Jerome Rabb read שֵׁרִיתְךָ = שְׁאֵרִיתְךָ thy remnant (AV).

See related Aramaic BDB entry H8271.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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15:11; 40:4


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Strong's Number H8281 matches the Hebrew שָׁרָה (šārâ),
which occurs 1 times in 1 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 15:11 - The LORD said, Verily it shall be well with thy remnant; H8281 verily I will cause the enemy to entreat thee well in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.
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