H1638 גּרס - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to crush; also (intransitively and figuratively) to dissolve

KJV Usage: break.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to be crushed, be broken
a. (Qal) to be crushed
b. (Hiphil) to crush, break (the teeth)
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 387
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H1638 גּרס is used in the Bible

2 occurrences of H1638 גּרס

Psalms 119:20
Lamentations 3:16

Corresponding Greek Words

garas hi. G1544 ek ballo
garas G1971 epi potheo *