H1624 גּרה - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; properly to grate, that is, (figuratively) to anger

KJV Usage: contend, meddle, stir up, strive.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to cause strife, stir up, contend, meddle, strive, be stirred up
a. (Piel) to stir up strife, excite strife
b. (Hithpael)
1. to excite oneself against, engage in strife
2. to excite oneself (against foe), wage war
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 378
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1624 גּרה is used in the Bible

13 occurrences of H1624 גּרה

Deuteronomy 2:5
Deuteronomy 2:9
Deuteronomy 2:19
Deuteronomy 2:24
2 Kings 14:10
2 Chronicles 25:19
Proverbs 15:18
Proverbs 28:4
Proverbs 28:25
Proverbs 29:22
Jeremiah 50:24
Daniel 11:10
Daniel 11:25

Corresponding Greek Words

garah hithpa. G4171 polemos
garah hithp. G436 anth istemi
garah hithp. G2042 erethizo
garah hithp. G2051 erizo
garah pi. G3736 orusso
garah pi. G3903 para skeuazo