H6191 ערם - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to be (or make) bare; but used only in the derived sense (through the idea perhaps of smoothness) bo be cunning (usually in a bad sense)

KJV Usage: X very, beware, take crafty [counsel], be prudent, deal subtilly.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be subtle, be shrewd, be crafty, beware, take crafty counsel, be prudent
a. (Qal) to be crafty, be subtle
b. (Hiphil) to be crafty, be or become shrewd
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 1698
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H6191 ערם is used in the Bible

4 occurrences of H6191 ערם

1 Samuel 23:22
Psalms 83:3
Proverbs 15:5
Proverbs 19:25

Corresponding Greek Words

aram G246 allophulos
aram G1339 di istemi
aram hi. G3835 panourgos