H3372 ירא - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

A primitive root; to fear; morally to revere; causatively to frighten

KJV Usage: affright, be (make) afraid, dread (-ful), (put in) fear (-ful, -fully, -ing). (be had in) reverence (-end), X see, terrible (act, -ness, thing).

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions


1. to fear, revere, be afraid
a. (Qal)
1. to fear, be afraid
2. to stand in awe of, be awed
3. to fear, reverence, honour, respect
b. (Niphal)
1. to be fearful, be dreadful, be feared
2. to cause astonishment and awe, be held in awe
3. to inspire reverence or godly fear or awe
c. (Piel) to make afraid, terrify
2. (TWOT) to shoot, pour
Origin: a primitive root
TWOT: 907,908
Parts of Speech: Verb

View how H3372 ירא is used in the Bible

First 30 of 305 occurrences of H3372 ירא

Genesis 3:10
Genesis 15:1
Genesis 18:15
Genesis 19:30
Genesis 20:8
Genesis 21:17
Genesis 26:7
Genesis 26:24
Genesis 28:17
Genesis 31:31
Genesis 32:7
Genesis 35:17
Genesis 42:35
Genesis 43:18
Genesis 43:23
Genesis 46:3
Genesis 50:19
Genesis 50:21
Exodus 1:17
Exodus 1:21
Exodus 2:14
Exodus 3:6
Exodus 9:30
Exodus 14:10
Exodus 14:13
Exodus 14:31
Exodus 15:11
Exodus 20:20
Exodus 34:10
Exodus 34:30

Corresponding Greek Words

yare G1169 deilos
yare G1839 ex istemi
yare G2125 eulabeomai
yare G2127 eulogeo
yare G4422 ptoeo
yare G5399 phobeo
yare G5431 phrontizo
yare c. neg. G2293 tharseo
yare ni. G1741 endoxos
yare ni. G2014 epi phaino
yare ni. G2015 epiphaneia
yare ni. G2016 epiphanes
yare ni. G2298 thaumastos
yare ni. G2900 krataios
yare ni. G3173 megas
yare ni. G5398 phoberos
yare ni. G5467 chalepos
yare verb,adj see G4576 st. sebo
yare verb,adj G5399 phobeo